If the suit fits…

suit fits

Why this man caught my eye on a sleepy Saturday afternoon walk with the dog in LA: 1. He is wearing a tailored suit on a sleepy Saturday afternoon 2. Fully buttoned English spread collar (with a necklace instead of a tie) 3. Polka dot shirt that has the same Read more →

Chic cuts

chic cuts

I’m not one to spend a lot to get my hair cut at a super fancy hair salon. However, I do appreciate cleanliness, customer service and hair products that actually help one’s hair. Enter The Hive in the Silverlake area of Los Angeles. Mid-century-esque and clean, this place offers great Read more →

Chic garden party essentials

garden party

This season is perfect for a garden party – it isn’t too hot, people are starting to feel the summer itch to be social and have fun, and there aren’t a lot of other people getting their acts together to throw a good party yet. What you need to throw Read more →

Holy guacamole!

Photo May 24, 2 27 30 PM copy

Guacamole is one of my favorite appetizers or snacks. Maybe I use eating guacamole as an excuse to eat more tortilla chips than I should, but it’s a pretty good excuse. It should be semi-common knowledge that avocados are good for you. The reason why is because avocados are full Read more →

Time to choose your favorite summer sweater


I realize summer sweater sounds completely contradicting but hear me out. The summer sweater is an important article of clothing in one’s wardrobe because summer isn’t always hot. Depending on where you live, it could be rainy and sometimes breezy during the summer. In parts of Asia, the hotter it Read more →

Crazy for coordinates

trang phuc dong dieu

I’m obsessed with matching coordinates lately. This is one of my favorites because I love the parrot print and the girly ruffles. When choosing yours, the most important thing is choosing the cut. Do you want a crop top with shorts or long pants with a matching tank? Second most Read more →

Contemporary tees

Photo Jul 12, 7 47 34 AM

At the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Arts, there is an outdoor exhibit that features faces printed onto black t-shirts. If nothing else, it lends a great background for all the bikers and skateboarders at the MACBA. One thing that I appreciated most was the skatepark outside the museum that adds Read more →

Gracias, graffiti!

Photo Jul 15, 7 31 40 AM

I found more street art for your viewing pleasure. Maybe with meaning, maybe not. I can’t decide if the piece questioning Louis Vuitton on a street in Paris is actually about Vuitton or about luxury goods in general. Or is it about material goods? As for the door in Barcelona, Read more →