Art of Wore

I run a blog at, chronicling my current style obsessions, trips to Fashion Week, adventures at the thrift store, behind-the-scenes at my job as a fashion editor, and much more.

The Boss

It's been a hectic last few months. Let's all take a moment to bask in the hotness that is young Bruce Springsteen. And I'd be remiss if I didn't point out that the man has aged remarkably well ....more

13 Podcasts That'll Make You Smarter, Healthier & Happier

TED Radio Hour - This podcasts features excerpts from TED Talks on timely, culturally relevant, big-picture topics, like compassion, living with less and making work meaningful. Gateway Episodes: Screen Time - Part I and Screen Time - Part II Flash Forward - This podcasts delves into the what-ifs we could one day face as a society, some realistic, some not. It explores lofty hypotheticals like a future in which animal products are banned; a future in which all drugs are legal; and a future in which you know when you're going to die ....more

How to Have an Awesome Wedding Without Going Broke

I was the editor-in-chief of three regional wedding magazines for years, long before I got married this past October. I’ve seen the most extravagant affairs and the simplest, most bare-bones nuptials. This gave me an inside view into what elements are ACTUALLY necessary to have a fun, memorable wedding....more

And so it begins.

Well, we've been in San Francisco for 2.5 months now and it's slooooowly starting to feel like home. It'll be another year or so until it actually feels normal to ride the BART to work and live a few miles away from an ocean (as evidenced by the photo above—thanks to my husband for his mad-crazy panoramic skills). Life's been busy ....more

I'm moving to San Francisco!

Big news, everyone:...more

I Survived My First Ever Backpacking Trip

Well, after nearly five years in Seattle, outdoorsiness finally got the better of me and I agreed to hike 20-something miles through the woods and sleep there with my fiance. Glamping this was not. But despite the omnipresent flies, incredibly sore shoulders and endless amounts of UP, I had a rather nice time ....more

Trend Alert: Mullet Jeans

Chalk this one up with Trends I Won't Participate In. I honestly don't know where this particular trend came from. They typically have an obvious beginning, like athleisure coming from the new-age health movement and everything a 20-year-old girl wears coming from 1994 ....more

A Long Weekend on Orcas Island

I spent the long weekend blissfully island-hopping with five close pals. We rented a cabin on Orcas Island for three days,...more

Taking His Name

Ever since I got engaged in November, random people have asked if I plan on taking my fiancé's last name. And every time I reply, "Have you asked him if he plans on taking mine?" I can't imagine giving up my last name and assuming part of my fiancé's identity. Just like he can't imagine taking my last name ....more

Patrick Demarchelier for Vogue Paris

I love how this Vogue Paris...more