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 The most classic of combinations: stripes and the investment trench, by none other than Burberry London at Nordstrom. I love that this 5-year old trench coat still looks crisp and new – and it’s not for lack of wearing! It’s been incredibly special but also durable and reliable, making it well worth the investment. PS: I’ve […]

Rainy Days

 We’ve been getting a lot of rain lately (thankfully…because California needs it!), so last year’s rain boots are finally starting to get a lot of use (and I’ve been switching on/off with this pair – it’s nice and slender, not bulky!). My appreciation for rain gear came about during my many city years: I didn’t drive […]


 I have a soft spot for Burberry and this iconic trench is just one of the many reasons why. It’s where I look when I’m at Nordstrom (or browsing online!) and on the hunt for something extra special. My favorites for him, her and kids this holiday season, below! *** Trench – Burberry at Nordstrom (here) Blouse – thanks to […]

Easy Layers

 Good morning! It’s so wonderful to pull out my classic trench again – ’tis the season! My week is off to a crazy start and meetings are piling up – time for a much needed coffee. Thanks for visiting! PS: Great to have discovered Goodnight Macaroon (where this dress is from)! The sweater/skirt layers are […]


(click on any watch for item details!) It’s about time! I’m on the hunt for a gilded bracelet watch… I’ve always loved them but I have yet to invest in one! After assembling this lovely collection from Nordstrom, though, I might very well need to!  Which is your favorite? From top to bottom: Michael Kors (here) […]

Spring Tweed

 Happy Monday! Many of you have asked me about losing my baby weight post-pregnancy, so here goes: I had a 2-mile daily commute (1-mile there and 1-mile back) for several months during which I was almost always feeling like I was running late (hurrying to get home to my baby, or hurrying to work because […]


 Finally – a sneaker that I can get on board with! I’ve been on the hunt high and low for a comfortable sneaker that still felt true to my style… my search ended with this pair from Nordstrom’s Indy Contemporary collection. I love the leather woven detail and the taupe color is just perfection. It […]

Gifting: Burberry

For Her (first row): Purse, Nail Polish, Gloves, Watch For Him (second row): Shirt, Cuff Links, Tie For Kids (third row): Booties, Sweater, Hat/Glove Set One of my absolute favorite indulgences is Burberry.  I’ve invested in classic pieces like their iconic trench (as well as the wool/cashmere version here which is on sale in black!) […]

Rose Gold

Rose gold watch – thanks to Toy Watch (available here and at select Bloomingdale’s stores) Blouse – Celine via Nordstrom Rack (similar here) Leather dress – Banana Republic (last year) Trench – Burberry (here) Bracelet – thanks to Chic Peek Purse – Fendi (borrowed from my mom! here) Heels – Stella McCartney Sunglasses – Celine Happy Tuesday! After […]

Taking Care of My Burberry Trench

Blouse – thanks to Equipment (here and here) Trench – Burberry (here) Necklace – Oscar de la Renta (lusting after this one now on sale!) Jeans – Gap Maternity (here) Purse – Sophie Hulme (here on sale in so many styles!) Heels – Stella McCartney Sunglasses – Celine thanks to Polyvore Happy Monday!  A reader […]


Sweater – thanks to Theory (here) Pants – H&M Maternity (similar here under $50) Scarf – Burberry Cuff – Tory Burch (new style here) Bracelet – J.Crew Clutch – Derek Lam Sandals – Alexander Wang (here and here) Sunglasses – Celine thanks to Polyvore Is it already Wednesday?!  Hope you’re having a great week so […]


Necklace – Anthropologie (here) Dress – Mango (here) Trench – Burberry (here) Bracelet – thanks to Kendra Scott (here) Flats – Pour La Victoire (here) Purse – Celine Happy weekend!  So far we’ve enjoyed a lovely evening at the SF Ballet for opening night of Cinderella, walked around our local Spring Open Studios to see […]

Classic Trench

Dress – Mango (on sale for $35 here!) Blouse – Theory (similar here) Trench – Burberry (here) Sunglasses – Celine thanks to Polyvore (similar here) Purse – Celine Flats – Valentino (here in signature Valentino red, black wedge version here) The transition from heavenly resort vacation to reality (work, work, and more work!) hit me like […]


Turtleneck – thanks to My Adea (here) Dress – Givenchy (Nordstrom Rack) Coat – Burberry Brit (here) Purse – thanks to Diane von Furstenberg (here and here) Sunglasses – Prada (here) Flats – J.Crew (these are on my wishlist now!) Happy Friday!!! You might have noticed – I’ve been favoring flats in a big, big way […]


Turtleneck – Banana Republic (my winter essential! here) Embellished Owl Cardigan – Anna Sui thanks to Glamour Magazine (here) Skirt – Zara (very old, but similar here under $75) Necklace – thanks to Brandy Pham (here) Watch – Burberry Men’s (similar here 40% off) Heels – Prada (here) Happy weekend!!  Hope you enjoy yours – I’ll […]

Dressing for the Summer Music Festival

Go on Tour with Prius c by anh-9to5chic Happy Wednesday!!  Toyota Prius c and Polyvore asked me to share what I would wear to a summer concert and create a set about my summer concert essentials – obviously, my must-haves include flirty dresses, comfortable sandals and a nice scarf or wrap (for when the weather […]

Creme and Navy

Jacket – Club Monaco (here) Blouse – Stella McCartney (similar here) Skirt – Moschino (similar here) Watch – Burberry (here) Purse – Celine (similar here with a shoulder strap) Heels – Yves Saint Laurent The best reward after a 13-hour workday? Coming home to a package I’d been waiting for – I bought this amazing […]


Sweater – thanks to CollectiveHabit (here!) Blouse – Zara (recent) Trench – Burberry (here, and great buy at $64 here) Trousers – Zara (similar here) Jewelry – H&M and thanks to CCSkye Heels – YSL (similar here) Happy Monday friends!!  Had a fabulous 3-day weekend with my parents in town and now it’s back to work! […]


Blouse – Stella McCartney Jeans – Forever21 ($10.80 classic slim denim here) Jacket – Burberry Brit (love this similar style here)Booties – Bottega Veneta (more Spring-like version here) Bracelet – CC Skye thanks to Yishike (also available at Shopbop here) Purse – Celine (similar from Reed Krakoff here) This has been my uniform lately: blouse, […]

NYFW (Four)

Sequin collar mini dress – thanks to Uniqueen (here) Coat – Burberry Brit (in gray on sale here) Tights – DKNY Boots – Giuseppe Zanotti (here and here) Purse – Chanel Another outfit from NY – this time to dinner with the hubby in Chelsea before heading over to the party at Soho House […]

NYFW (Two)

Blouse – Theory (similar here) Sweater – Gap Trousers – J.Crew (here) Bracelet – CC Skye thanks to Yishike (available here too) Coat – Burberry Brit (available in gray here) Purse – Celine (similar here) Heels – Chloe (similar here) I’m having a lovely time in New York!  Enjoyed my second show (Rebecca Minkoff – pics […]

Soft colors

Blouse – courtesy of Anarchy Street Trench coat – Burberry (similar here) Pants – J.Crew Ring – H&M Bracelet – Club Monaco Clutch – courtesy of Tory Burch (on sale here) Sunglasses – Prada Flats – Reed Krakoff (new season version here) Just a quick post to say Happy Friday – finally!  Lots of fun […]

Winter Coat

Wool & cashmere coat – Burberry Brit (similar here) Sweater – Gap (similar here) Blouse – Zara Leather leggings – Balenciaga (similar here and love this color here) Jewelry – Club Monaco and CCSKYE, Isharya courtesy of Yishike Sunglasses – Prada Purse – Gucci (old) Heels – Chloe (just ordered this taupe version by MiuMiu on sale […]

Quick Hello & Happy Holidays!

Turtleneck – Gap ($14 find here!) Skirt – BCBG (similar here and here) Trench – Burberry (similar here and here) Heels – Chloe Purse – Chanel A quick hello, happy Friday and happy holidays!  Wishing you and your loved ones a wonderful holiday season and all the best for the new year.

Graphic Stripes

Trench cape – Stella McCartney (similar here and a wintery tweed version here) Blouse – Theory (similar here) Dress – Max & Co  Ring – H&M Watch – Burberry Men’s (similar here) Heels – Chloe Sunglasses – D&G, courtesy of Sunglass Hut Happy Monday!

Hand Knitted

Hand knitted cowl – courtesy of Lucky 14Leather shorts – Theory Sweater – courtesy of Simply AudreyWatch – Burberry Men’s Necklace – courtesy of OFINASunglasses – Stella McCartneyHeels – AlaiaPurse – Chanel Trying to get as much mileage out of these buttery-soft leather shorts over the weekend as possible, especially while we enjoy the best weather we’ve […]

Burgundy & Hot Pink

Trench – Burberry (similar here) Shirt – courtesy of Simply Audrey Pants – Zara (recent, similar here) Heels – Miu Miu Jewelry – H&M, J.Crew and courtesy of Alex and Ani and JoyaCHIC Sunglasses – Stella McCartney (here) Bold colors for my return to the office after the three-day weekend (no better way to motivate […]

Navy & Chambray

Shirt – Levi’s (similar long-sleeved style here) Skirt – Moschino Cheap & Chic (similar here for $99!) Ring – courtesy of Kendra Scott Jewelry Bracelets – J.Crew and courtesy of Towne & Reese and Alex and Ani Trench – Burberry (similar here for a great price!) Heels – Lanvin Back to the classics today.  I […]

Missing in Action

 Gold dangle bracelet – Club Monaco Box chain bracelets – courtesy of Towne and Reese Men’s leather strap watch – Burberry, similar here Wasn’t it just a few days ago when I mentioned that I’d been wearing this lovely bell-like Club Monaco bracelet nonstop?  Sadly, it went MIA during our anniversary dinner celebration at Gary […]

Wearing Now: Blues

Dress – courtesy of Jenny Han Chambray blouse – Levi’s Denim shirt – H&M Necklace – courtesy of Kendra Scott Jewelry Bracelets – J.Crew, courtesy of Towne & Reese and Alex & Ani Ring – H&M Sandals – J.Crew Purse – Celine Sunglasses – Burberry, courtesy of Sunglass Hut Another outfit from my weekend!  I’ve […]

Wearing Now: Slacks

Jacket – DKNY Blouse – H&M Trousers – BCBG Necklace – courtesy of Albeit Bracelets – J.Crew, Club Monaco and courtesy of Towne & Reese Purse – Celine Heels – Yves Saint Laurent Sunglasses – Burberry, courtesy of Sunglass Hut Thank you so much for all of your sweet comments on my new Celine work […]

To Sausalito by Ferry

Lace top, bustier, vest and cropped trench – H&M Shorts – American Apparel Belt – Zara Necklaces – courtesy of Albeit and Towne & Reese Bracelets – J.Crew, Club Monaco and courtesy of Towne & Reese Watch – Burberry Heels – Miu Miu Sunglasses – D&G, courtesy of Sunglass Hut Took my first ride aboard […]

Wearing Now: Date Night in the Mission

Black sweater – courtesy of Lamixx, get yours here! Jeans – courtesy of Levi’s Scarf and ring – H&M Bracelets – courtesy of Towne & Reese Jewelry, get yours here! Heels – Chloe Purse – Gucci My outfit for date night with the hubby!  After a long, productive meeting-filled workweek (CEO from Paris was in […]

Wearing Now: Casual Sunday

Shirt – courtesy of Lamixx, get yours here! Scarf – Burberry Cargo skinnies – courtesy of Alainn Bella, get yours here!Bracelets – courtesy of BesoBeso Jewelry, get yours here! and Forever 21 Necklace – courtesy of OFINA Jewelry Ring – H&M Sunglasses – Prada Heels – Alaia Purse – Chanel In love with my BesoBeso […]

Wearing Now: Red Pants

Red pants – Zara Jacket – H&M Top – Zara Necklaces – Banana Republic & J.Crew Rings – courtesy of CC Skye and H&M Heels – Lanvin Purse – Chanel Sunglasses – Burberry, courtesy of Sunglass Hut I bought these $39 pants on Saturday and wore them on Sunday.  Typical. 😉 Sunday’s morning rain cleared […]

Nautical Style for Spring (Three)

Striped top – courtesy of Lands’ End, get yours here! Skirt – H&M Necklaces – Bloomingdales and Madewell Heels – Lanvin Trench – Burberry A here’s a recap of my three looks: Will you be wearing your Nautical stripes this Spring?

Nautical Style for Spring (One)

Striped top – courtesy of Lands’ End Canvas, get yours here! Skirt – Zara Scarf – Burberry Belt – Urban Outfitters Heels – Alaia Sunglasses – D&G, courtesy of Sunglass Hut Happy Monday!  I was excited when Lands’ End reached out and asked me to take part in their “Nautical Style for Spring” campaign – […]

Wearing Now: Simple Sheath

Dress – Zara Trench – Burberry Heels – Alaia Belt – Urban Outfitters Sunglasses – D&G, courtesy of Sunglass Hut Simple sheath dresses are an instrumental part of my work wardrobe.  I wear this gray one all. of. the. time.  In fact, I wore it on Monday with doubled up black tights, a black belt, […]

Wearing Now: Alainn Bella Faux Leather Vest

Faux leather vest – courtesy of Alainn Bella, get yours here! Dress – H&M Belt – vintage Salvatore Ferragamo Boots – Giuseppe Zanotti Purse – Chanel Scarf – DIY Sunglasses – Burberry courtesy of Sunglass Hut My new wrinkled faux leather vest from Alainn Bella adds just the right amount of tough-girl attitude to this […]

Wearing Now: Hot Pink

Blouse – Zara (recent) Trousers – Zara Trench – Burberry Boots – Givenchy Sunglasses – Burberry, courtesy of Sunglass Hut I’m not afraid of color. I’m not afraid of color. I’m not afraid of color. Say something three times and you might start believing it.  😉 This flash of hot pink is exactly what my […]

Wearing Now: Pleated Skirt

Skirt – Zac Posen for Target Shirt – H&M Boots – Prada Trench – Burberry Ring – H&M Tights – doubled up, Hue and DKNY Sunglasses – Burberry, courtesy of Sunglass Hut My typical Saturday involves a hearty breakfast (usually by Chef Hubby), coffee and window shopping (occasionally substituted by the real thing), a long […]

Wearing Now: All Black and a Touch of Leopard

Blazer – 3.1 Phillip Lim Silk blouse – BCBG Trousers & Belt – J.Crew Scarf – H&M Heels – Proenza SchoulerSunglasses – Burberry, courtesy of Sunglass Hut This week is flying by!  Last night I enjoyed a cocktail (or two) with Anna from See Jane (so much fun – and she’s gorgeous!) and tonight my […]

Wearing Now: SNOW Fashion Event Outfit

Dress – Zara (DIY Sweetheart neckline, see the tutorial here) Cardigan wrapped around dress – Club Monaco (gift from Kristine

Wearing Now: Weekday Lunch Date

Blouse – Zara (recent sale find) Trousers – J.Crew (last winter) Trench – Burberry Heels – Christian LouboutinSunglasses – Prada Wallet – Louis Vuitton I enjoyed a rare weekday lunch date along the Embarcadero (across from the Ferry Building) with my hubby yesterday!  The Ferry Building Marketplace is one of my favorite places – it […]

Wearing Now: Weekend Shorts

Blouse – ADAM by Adam Lippes Shorts – Forever21 Trench – Burberry Necklace – J.Crew Tights – DKNY Booties – Givenchy 5 lb Fluffball – “Buffalo” It’s a gorgeous weekend in San Francisco!!  I dined at Evvia Palo Alto with girlfriends on Friday evening, brunched at Town’s End with visiting friends on Saturday morning and […]

Wearing Now: Grand Finale Video Outfit

Leather jacket – ALC, Scarf – Burberry, Dress (only $30!) – Solemio, Tights – DKNY and HUE, Hat – from a boutique in Boulder Colorado, Booties – Giuseppe Zanotti, Purse – Chanel Happy New Year! After juggling work, the holidays, the travel and the Blog-off during December, I took two full days off from blogging.   […]

Wearing Now: D&G Sunglasses

  Sunglasses – D&G via Sunglass Hut, get yours here for only $134.95!  Blouse – Tucker for Target, Necklace – J.Crew, Trench & Umbrella – Burberry, Trousers and Boots – Zara, Purse – Chanel Cropped trousers have ruled my fall/winter wardrobe (nevermind the cold ankles; some things must be sacrificed for personal style!) and these […]

Wearing Now: Buttoned Up

Trench coat – Burberry, Tunic/blouse – Zara, Necklaces – Madewell and Banana Republic I’m always looking for an instant update to my daily dose of blouses.  My new favorite thing?  Wearing ‘em all buttoned up!   And to soften the masculine look, I just add a touch of neck decor from my jewelry box.  Total investment […]

Wearing Now: Hawaii Day One!

Sunglasses – Burberry via Sunglass Hut, get yours here,  Top & Shorts – Forever21, Heels – Miu Miu, Purse – Chanel Aloha!  True to my word, the new sunglasses are taking a test drive out here in Hawaii!  Today’s pick is a blacked-out, plastic-framed Burberry with the signature Burberry plaid on the temples.  Thoughts? Spill […]

Weekend Wear: Flowery Day

Tunic – Zara Skirt – BCBG Belt – J.Crew Necklace – Madewell Trench – Burberry Good morning and happy Monday, friends!  How was your weekend?  Mine was absolutely filled to the brim:  a frigid Cal football game at Memorial Stadium, a down-to-the-last-second-on-the-edge-of-your-seat Univ Colorado Boulder basketball game at USF, a fun girly brunch with a […]

Wearing Now: Seeing Red

Wool and silk pencil skirt – Valentino Blouse – vintage Heels – Christian Louboutin Trench – Burberry Purse – Chanel The only problem with such a beautiful skirt is that it’s difficult to dress down.  (A problem I will gladly take on!)  It begs to be paired with an elegant creme silk blouse or a […]

Weekend Wear: Dusting off the Flat Boots

 Trench – Burberry Shirtdress – Zara Belt – J.Crew Boots – Via Spiga Purse – Chanel My flat over-the-knee boots from last winter have been dusted off to serve another cold & rainy season.  A few other things I’m pulling out from the back of  my dressers and closet?  Sweaters, turtlenecks, tights… It seems like […]

Over and Over Again

Dress worn as a top – Banana Republic Skirt – BCBG Necklace – Madewell Trench – Burberry To illustrate how far a skirt can take me, here are the many ways I’ve worn it: here, on a rainy day with a pretty umbrella here, as a complement to black lace here, striped out and vested […]

Wearing Now (Last Night): In the Marina

Olive blazer & belt – H&M Jeans – Forever21 Scarf – Burberry Booties – Giuseppe Zanotti Purse – Louis Vuitton This sleek jacket is a new favorite.  It’s comfy, warm (fully lined) and fits like a glove.  Unfortunately the scarf is hiding the lapels – next time I’ll be sure to show more of it!  […]

Weekend Wear: Comfort Dressing

Trench – Burberry Shirtdress/Tunic – Zara Belt – H&M Skinny Jeans – Forever21 Necklace – Madewell Flats – Elie Tahari Purse – Chanel This is a pretty typical weekend outfit for walking the dogs around the park.  The key piece also happens to be one of the cheapest: soft and stretchy skinny jeans (under $30).  […]

Weekend Wear: Trench Coat

Trench coat – Burberry Skirt – BCBG Purse – Chanel Heels – Zara A few of my favorite details on this coat? the “D” rings on the belt in the back that keep it in place – I’ll never fear of losing it! the epaulets and fancy-schmacy detail behind the collar (even though I have […]

Something New: Anniversary Present

Present from my hubby Thank you so much for all of your sweet comments over the weekend!!!  We celebrated our 1st anniversary on Friday evening with a delectable dinner at Gary Danko (where we had celebrated our 1st dating anniversary).  We feasted on champagne, fois gras, branzini, duck breast, lobster, lamb shoulder, cheeses (omygoodness the […]

Weekend Wear: JacketDress

Jacket/Dress – H&M Jean Shorts – Forever21 Necklaces – Banana Republic Belt – Miu Miu Shoes – Zara Scarf – Burberry Purse – Chanel Happy Monday!  This is the same jacket from here and here.  Zipped and belted, it doubles as a dress (although shorts are still a requirement).  And I’m still shamelessly overwearing my […]

Wearing Now: Finally in Flats

Another outfit planned in advance for my business trip!  I love that flats take up absolutely no room in my suitcase (especially these satin flats, which just flatten to nil).  Plus for a walking city like Paris, they’re essential. Silk Ruffle Blouse with Necktie – Juicy Couture Soft Jersey Blazer – Zara Jersey Wide-Leg Slacks – […]