5 reasons to say yes to secondhand

Secondhand September starts tomorrow! It’s an initiative by @oxfamgb to challenge consumers to buy only secondhand for 30 days—and hopefully beyond. I know that this is already a habit for many people, but for others, it requires a real effort to shift from the attitude that brand-new is best. Sometimes it is, but more often than not, … Continue reading 5 reasons to say yes to secondhand

From the family album

This is my mom’s mom, Alice, who left us 19 years ago today. One of my personal style icons, she was always very elegant, but at the same time disliked having her photo taken, and so many of the ones I could find are candid. The first photo, as you can tell, was taken on … Continue reading From the family album