Top Trends For Women’s Uppers

Women’s jackets and coats are not only an excellent way to keeping one warm on those chilly evenings, but also a great addition to any outfit. While protecting form the cold or rain, they also give your outfit a polished touch, making it suitable for any occasion, formal or casual. Regardless of the reason you’re wearing a coat for, it is worth choosing carefully as it can change the way you look while making or breaking your entire outfit....more

7 Jackets You Need to Keep You Warm this Winter

How many jackets do you need to look stylish in Silicon Valley or that matter in Germany?  Seven jackets you need to keep you warm in Silicon Valley.  Jackets are an accessory. They look beautiful in your closet and on you.  Don’t just choose one.My jacket collection began the month before I got married.  Before because a month after I was married we moved to freezing Germany. Freezing Germany but oh so lovely Berlin, Germany....more

Olive Jacket + Gray Crochet.

Emerging early fall themes for Ashley: high-waisted denim scored on the cheap and lots of olive green....more

Blue Period.

There's something really cool about a mostly monochrome outfit. In this case, it's blue– with a few crisp black and white lines + a shirttail thrown in....more


I can’t believe it has been four years since a small idea became a yearly project that I love so much. Four years ago I was delivering a closet clean-out to a local women’s shelter that I had been donating to for sometime. I don’t I base all my donations on just women; it just happened to be their turn. I do try to spread the wealth as it were. ...more

15 Seriously Cute Jackets To Wear Now!

What I love about fall is that you can toss on a jacket and voila! A tee-and-jeans combo instantly gets chic-er. There are lots of great jacket options out right now; everything from romantic fringed kimonos to edgy moto jackets—and each one adds a little somethin' somethin' to what you're wearing. Check out this roundup and happy window shopping! ...more

Plaid Car Coat + Monk Straps.

It's that lovely time of year when you need a jacket, but full-blown parkas are too much....more

Jacket Potato.

I’ve been all about polishing up my weekend wear lately. It’s nice to hit both the style and comfort marks, am I right? You can feel like a coach potato, but avoidlooking like a coach potato. I’m all for that....more

Snowflake Leggings + Utility Jacket.

Snowflakes, you say?Indeed. We’re in November– November! I can’t believe it. I suppose it’s a good month to debut a pair of snowflake leggings.The instinct is to style these printed sweater leggings cutesy, but I wanted to toughen them up. Combat boots, wherefore art thou combat boots? A simple white tee and a military-style utility jacket round out the look. Boom! Off to the salon for a trim + dip dye. (Darker ombré on deck for next week’s posts!)Keep reading for some tips on wearing printed leggings (snowflake and the like)....more
I love those leggings, and maybe bought the black and white version. BUT, LANP! LEGGINGS ARE NOT ...more

Light Layers + 3.1 Phillip Lim for Target Large Carryall Tote.

A neutral color palette is perfect for a chilly, drizzly day at the office. Light layers are key for early fall when the mornings are  cool but the afternoons warm to summer temperatures. I layered a lightweight merino sweater under this gorgeous anorak by Sophie Theallet for The Limited, and then slipped on military cords and simple black ballets flats....more