The shipping emporium / bee shoes

Between the constant incoming boxes from various online merchants and the outgoing things I sold on Poshmark and Ebay (which are unsurprisingly things from said online purchases that don’t fit or are weird), I have accumulated a lot of shipping materials.  Like, to the point that my coworkers come to my office when they need…

Ootd:  Mama’s got a new baby

Yes, the birth of my children was great, but getting this sweet ass MBMJ bad for under $150 (Nordstrom Rack, org. $550) is really almost as good.  And I don’t need to feed or diaper the bag….  

Selling, buying, and rage at Thredup.com

As you may have gathered, I like to shop.  A lot.  Which means I end up with some things that don’t quite fit, that I wear once and am like, meh.  Not feeling it.  Most of these notquiteright items are new / nearly new and nice enough brands that I don’t want to just chuck them in…

J.Crew, a love story

Led by perpetually cool Jenna Lyons, J.Crew has become one of my favorite stores.  If you’re not shopping at J.Crew because you still associate it with those catalogs from 1992 that show cheerful girls on yachts, you’re making a big mistake.  Yes, there are staples like Breton striped shirts (see below) and suits.  But also…

Online shopping for maximum badassery at TheRealReal

TheRealReal.com  Somewhere in Moscow, the beautiful girlfriend of an Oligarch sits upon a pile of designer shoes like Smaug the dragon.  After wearing them once, she is bored and they are last season so wearing them would be очень плохо.   She has her maid send them off to TheRealReal, an online consignment wonderland where un-rich girls…