A mile in his shoes

Walking a mile in my latest photographer’s shoes was just as stimulating as I thought it would be, if not even more so. And, in all honesty, Nick‘s impeccable ensembles more than earned him a few minutes in front of the camera. His intricate, cohesive, and refreshing looks have always inspired me, so I was very curious as to the…

A walking paradox

The ways in which one can break the mold and revolutionize DC’s official uniform, the black suit, are few and far between. As a keen admirer of all things “grunge,” rebellious, and paradoxical,  layering a skull tank underneath a tailored pant suit was beyond exciting. While I am aware that I may not have exactly revolutionized the…

El infinito viajar

 I have been relentlessly fighting against settling down and taming my wandering, gypsy soul. However, if Claudio Magris’ Infinito Viajar taught me anything, it’s that the journey never ends. When you return “home”, you find that the once familiar places, the people whose presence warms your heart, and even you, the traveler, have all been changed forever….

A Monday Quickie

The struggle was real last week. I am talking 4 hour sleeps all week long, followed by a rather comatose weekend, attempting to nurture the bags under my eyes back to a viewer-friendly state. But I am not complaining, because I want it all, and I am out there trying to make it happen. And…

Ménage à quatre

As temperatures plummet and the grey winter skies make it hard to see the (sun)light at the end of the tunnel, the only way to keep things hot is with a bit of rhetoric dipped in sexual inuendo. Hence, ménage à quatre, or a fancy way of referring to my layering game. Today’s special: one part faux…

Suiting the Winter Weather

I am somewhat skeptical of the pajama suit as the go-to cold weather staple, as Vogue so zealously  attempts to push on its readers. I think I just need a bit more convincing. Until that moment arrives, I am confident that this little jumpsuit, paired with silk button up is the perfect alternative to the two…