From the Closet:
Harem Pants and the Like

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R13 harem pants, Robert Rodriguez crop, Zara heels, Chanel bag, Ray-Ban aviators, Vita Fede bracelets

I’ve got my things. Like overalls, rompers, jumpsuits, studded and/or quilted leather, sunglasses of any and every kind, bikinis, long-sleeved dresses, and denim cutoffs with heels or booties. Adding harem pants to the list. Because whenever I find them, and believe me – they are a rare find, I don’t have to think twice. What can I say – I like a baggy crotch. And channeling Gwen Stefani circa forever.

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photographs by Manuel Vinicio http://www.manuelvinicio.com/

 

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From the Closet:
The Repeats Remixed

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IRO romper, Rails shirt, Rebecca Minkoff bag, Topshop hat, Vince shoes

Lately I’ve been having that problem when after digging through everything in my closet, I conclude I have nothing to wear. Which is obviously not true at all. This outfit, though, is a combination of all the things I have on repeat – black romper, plaid shirt, fabulous hat. I can’t get enough of them, so maybe my problem isn’t that I have nothing to wear, its just that I keep wanting to wear the same few items over and over and over again.

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photographs by Manuel Vinicio http://www.manuelvinicio.com/

 

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From the Heart:
On Expectations

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Once upon a time, I had a very dear friend (ok, my ex-boyfriend, the ex-boyfriend), who would see me upset about something that didn’t happen, and remind me to manage my expectations. While I was leaps and bounds ahead of him in maturity, occasionally he had me beat on insight. Expectation is truly the root of much sadness, disappointment, frustration, and heartbreak. I’ve learned that the hard way as I still am not an expert on managing mine. Whats most tragic to me is that I have to. If we only lived in a world where we could expect the most of everyone, all the time, expect the most of life, all the time — there would be no expectations to manage. On the bright side, though, if you do learn to get your expectations in check, every now and then someone or something or just life will throw you a bone and it will be a brilliant, unexpected surprise that you didn’t anticipate. But still….

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From the Closet:
Red Minimalism

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Helmut Lang dress, Zara heels, Givenchy bag, Stella McCartney sunnies, Vita Fede bracelets

When I was a little girl, I spent a lot of time thinking about favorite colors, and the conclusion I reached after over analyzing such a simple topic was that to each person, there is a color that just completes everything – without it, things seem drab and boring and incomplete. For me, that color was, and has always been, red. I think back to when I was younger and pretending to be an artist – my paintings and drawings, even if completely busy, were always empty and incomplete until I added red. As an adult, I don’t wear red very often, but when I do, I’m reminded why its my color. This Helmut Lang dress does red good – its minimalist in a way that doesn’t scream anything because red does all the screaming on its own.

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photographs by Manuel Vinicio http://www.manuelvinicio.com/

 

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From the Heart:
After Labor Day

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I don’t believe in rules – especially rules that dictate what I can wear and when I can wear it. So I definitely don’t believe in the no white after Labor Day rule. White is an essential color in every wardrobe and there is absolutely no sound basis for excluding it after some arbitrary date. I believe in white for weddings that are not your own, so I definitely believe in white for every other occasion in life, no matter what time of year. So Labor Day, bring on the white.

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