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On Thrifting and Neutral Layers

I love it when my thrifted finds tell me a story. Writings on the collar tag by a dry cleaner indicate this Bromleigh wool coat was owned by someone who lived in the Upper East side of Manhattan. They took awesome care of this coat because it’s practically brand new. At the brand’s peak in…

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5 Lessons from Minimalism

  Less Wardrobe Anxiety: An overflowing closet only sounds good on paper; it’s highly impractical, well at least in my case. Despite a closet that spilled over to every nook and cranny in my apartment, dressing for important events/occasions gave me a special dose of anxiety. 90% of the time I defaulted to, “I don’t…

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Neo Minimalist

I did it! My closet is officially down to about 10% of what I had accumulated for over 7 years. I’ll write more in-depth about my cathartic purge that happened last weekend in a future post but for now I’m giving myself space to adjust to the neo-minimalist style blogger status.  Majority of my time has…

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2016 Fashion Goals

Happy February! I swear someone hit the X4 speed with these days! I blinked and we are already into the second month of 2016. Speaking of 2016, my theme for the year is minimalism. I’ve been blogging for at least 4 years and thankfully experimented with all kinds of fashion interpretations so this year I’m…

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