Snob Essentials

Get The Look: Broken Eye Liner

I love this look. It’s so wearable yet artistic, especially when paired with a nude lip as it was at Missoni’s show this season. At the show, eyes were rimmed in MAC’s Blacktrack Fluidline ($15), and the brand’s Silver Glitter eyeliner was applied with the finger over the lid and brow bone.

McQ Alexander McQueen Leather Pants

McQ Alexander McQueen Leather Pants: Get a Leg Up on the Season

I’m lusting after these McQ leather pants, and considering I’m in the middle of a 110-degree heat wave in California, that’s saying something. Right now is clearly not the time to break them out, but a girl’s to plan and nothing will be more versatile for fall and winter than leather leggings.


Milan Menswear Spring/Summer 2013: Top of the Heap

For Spring/Summer 13, Milan sure felt like a breath of fresh air. The collections came across as pure, organic, and more…It was refreshing, and dare I say it, simple. Etro screamed exotic at me this season. An exotic rooted in beauty and serenity, and after the show I was dreaming of camels and the middle east. … Continue reading “Milan Menswear Spring/Summer 2013: Top of the Heap”


Top 5 Kooky Cocktails: Come Into Play

Let’s have some fun this spring! Clothes shouldn’t be so no-nonsense, even when it comes to a special investment buy. As much as I love neutrals, I’m getting charmed by funky patchwork, wacky lettering, and crazy print-and-color combinations. Show that you don’t take yourself too seriously with a curious statement piece that can have a … Continue reading “Top 5 Kooky Cocktails: Come Into Play”


Red Valentino, Falke, and Missoni Socks: Hot Socks

Fun things about fall, no matter what age you are: Rolling around in crisp, crunchy leaves. Apple cider (and depending how old you are, spiked apple cider!). And cozy new socks! Mid-September means it’s time to layer, and that especially includes your legs. Gone are the days of breezy sundresses. Happily, there’s no cooler way … Continue reading “Red Valentino, Falke, and Missoni Socks: Hot Socks”


Vacation with Missoni: Molto Missoni!

When it comes to packing for a hot weather holiday, you can bet my luggage will be brimming with the classic zigzag knit. Here’s your one-stop shop for a complete vacation wardrobe! Well, on second thought, you might be wise to mix and match. You don’t want to look like you’re trying to look like … Continue reading “Vacation with Missoni: Molto Missoni!”