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Taylor Stitch Review: Bomber Jacket, All Day Pant & Tees

Above: Photo taken inside the San Francisco store. A decade ago (!), my first teeny tiny studio apartment was on the same block as Taylor Stitch in San Francisco’s Mission District. Back then, they were solely focused on custom-made shirts; but in the years since, have expanded to…

Ultimate Polene Review: Ranking Every Bag I’ve Owned

Over the past four years, I have owned and reviewed several Polene bags on this blog. I am a big fan of the brand, and find that they have great quality and unique designs at a more accessible price point compared to other contemporary brands. And especially when compared…

Quince vs All Saints: Leather Jacket Review

Above: All Saints (left) & Quince (right) After I recently re-homed my 10+ year old black leather jacket, I began my search for a replacement. Generally, I am a fan of quality leather jackets – they can hold up well over many years and in fact, I find…

Polene Tonca Bag Review

Earlier this year, I bought the Polene Numero Neuf Mini (reviewed here), hoping it would fufill my dreams of the perfect mid-sized camel crossbody bag. While I love the design, ultimately I found it a little too bulky to wear crossbody, and ended up rehoming the bag. Enter…

Alohas Shoes: An Honest Review

After months, maybe even years, of seeing Alohas’ aesthetic ads on Instagram, I decided to finally try them out. It was the Charlotte slingback block heels that finally got me, as they looked perfect for upcoming summer events. I decided to order the chunky Barrel sandals as well,…

MATE the Label Sweats Review

A little late, but better than never – here is part two of my search for the perfect set of white sweats! MATE the Label is a brand that has been on my radar for quite some time. I’ve seen their neutral, classic pieces pop up every now…

Birdies Cardinal & Roadrunner Sneakers Review

Birdies’ latest Cardinal & Roadrunner Sneakers caught my eye with their punchy, colorful looks. The Cardinal Sneaker is a streamlined leather sneaker silhouette, while The Roadrunner has a more retro look.  Overall, I’m a big fan of Birdies (all my previous reviews here), and was curious to see…

Allbirds Sweatshirt & Sweatpants Review

Earlier this year, I was on the hunt for the perfect pair of near-white sweats that could be dressed up just as easily as down. In particular, I was looking for a relaxed yet slim fit, easily layered under a coat.  While searching, I remembered that Allbirds has…

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