What I’m wearing today

Working from home and/or in an office where I only have one coworker (shoutout to Kenneth), my fashion quality has taken a dive recently. Today I’m meeting a friend for dinner so thought I’d ramp it up a bit. This look includes: Diane von Furstenburg sweater Printed skirt with pockets from Target (love the bright floral on a black ground) Fancy birthday shoes (birthday gift to self last year) Belt from a leather store in Tibet, where John and I got saddle bags that I’m converting to more usable leather bags–to come in future posts Earrings made in St. John[…]

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What I’m wearing today

Two things got me going here: I think I’ve been looking entirely too wholesome lately My hair is almost exactly the color of this jacket, and opportunity that can’t be missed Et, voila: Dark ble jeans Yellow snakeskin wedges, a staple T-shirt from Japan, as in, from a tourist stand outside of the enormous Buddha statue in Kamakura Pink courduroy jacket Orange earrings I made Necklace that I *think* is from Sri Lanka Two rings from Tokyo, one that appears to be made of wire and solder, and another from Hellcatpunks, which has a surprisingly fun website

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What I’m wearing today

Today feels good. Much better than other days this week. I’m thinking I can attribute that to the jacket. In the immortal words of my friend Jesper, “…so when do the other astronauts arrive?” This spacesuit includes: Skirt I made from drapery fabric from Calico Corners Shoes given to me by Katie when she realized they were no longer cool (they’re Nike Air heels! There are air cushions in the soles! It’s like they’re FROM THE FUTURE) “Meh” t-shirt, a birthday gift from Vivi Awesome shiny leather jacket I got at, believe it or not, THE GAP for like $30[…]

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What I’m wearing today

I’m back!  In the country, that is, and therefore amidst my full wardrobe for a change.  Thus: Included items include: Pink silk flowered shirt with a cool lattice back Little black & grey skirt Pink galoshes Asymmetrical watercolor-y printed coat Little metal/enamel/mother of pearl bracelet from a shop I like in Austin Grey drusy ring Earrings made by my cousin from recycled Skyy vodka bottles Polished brown stone necklace from a street vendor in Prague Also, yes, those are my shoes!

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What I’m wearing today

I’ve been traveling for so long, I’m way behind on the outfit photos! But, I got a new camera (a Canon XTi) before the Tokyo trip, plus a tripod for Christmas and even a remote shutter control. Weeeee! So at least we’ve got this: Included here: Grey boots from OIOIJAM in Shibuya (I’m pronouncing it “Oy, Oy, Jam!”) Fancy leather-embellished jeans from Apple Blossom in Noe Valley T-shirt with a picture of a samurai on it from just outside the giant Buddha statue in Kamakura Arm-warmers from a street vendor in Shibuya (I left the ones I made somewhere in[…]

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What I’m wearing today: Russian spy…or not?

We have ways of making you talk. Like wearing this surprisingly warm hat indoors. In other news, I think I’ve found a way to work skinny pants into my wardrobe. Included: Furry white pillbox hat Linen trench coat with tortiseshell buttons Lace paneled top (I cut the hem off of this [since I like the look of non-hemmed knit things] and am using it as a belt) Skinny pants, which a coworker just referred to as my “Supergirl pants” Grey studded shoes Black talon ring Green stone ring Cluster-of-stars ring Tiny earrings An air of mystery

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What I’m wearing today: Extractable holiday party

Tonight is the Extractable holiday party, so it’s time for the party dress. But…we’re going straight from work to the party, so I’m wearing the dress to work. This party-ready look includes: Black crumpled satin dress from Jigsaw, which is actually 10% metal–there’s silver woven in there… Yellow snakeskin sandals A bunch of black beaded bracelets Big red cocktail ring Tiny earrings A bird Christmas ornament worn as a hairpiece What’s the thing on my head? It’s a glittery, feathery bird. I saw the ornament in a craft store and immediately wanted to wear it on my head. So I[…]

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What I’m wearing today

Yes…sneakers. Included herein: White cotton dress Brown strappy sneakers Ankle socks Studded belt that always makes me feel like a pirate Necklace made from a broken piece of pottery, acquired at the Poquoson Virginia Seafood Festival Fingerless gloves, which I made from the sleeves of an old sweater Elbow bracelet (can we call it that?), which I made from random scraps of leather Lightning bolt ring from the Old Town Square Christmas Market in Prague Mohawk!

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What I’m wearing today

Ahhhh. What’s better than a jersey dress? A JERSEY DRESS WITH BOOTIES AND SOCKS, THAT’S WHAT. Specifically, what’s included here includes the following, including: Grey jersey dress with self-belt and pockets! Brown & black ankle boots Pink & orange socks, scrunched up Green beaded bracelet from Hawaii A ring that’s a snowglobe from the MOMA A pink and mirrored ring from a miscellaneous shop in Vienna A lightbulb necklace from the Pompidou in Paris

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