• Express petites // Cocoon cardigan + swing dress

    The short swing dress One of my favorite casual silhouettes is the short swing dress – just add a patterned scarf or knit layer for the cutest cool-weather outfit! The problem with swing dresses off-the-rack is they’re usually too long on petites, and a shorter length is key for balancing out a looser and wider cut. This option (on sale through 9/25), however, by Express petites is nicely-proportioned for someone shorter, ...

    Express petites // Cocoon cardigan + swing dress
  • The black jumpsuit (in petite & regular) // Wedding guest outfit under $30

    I had reviewed this jumpsuit recently for my weekly email newsletter (more info at the bottom of this post!), but got so many questions on it that I figured I’d do a full write-up! Special Occasion Attire under $30 I’m a dress girl through and through, but there’s something so effortless (literally) yet chic about a one-piece jumpsuit for special occasions. I can see this for a nice dinner, for ...

    NYC petite jumpsuit in xsp (read fit info below; more colors, also in regular sizing), Maison Jules trench jacket xxs, Steve Madden heels 5.5 (runs narrow), Baublebar tassel earrings c/o, David Yurman bracelet, Quay sunglasses, Chanel flap bag
    The black jumpsuit (in petite & regular) // Wedding guest outfit under $30
  • Long layers // Linen duster cardigan + Céline Belt bag

    In the world of designer handbags, Chanel was my first love and will always be timeless. However, I have to admit, the Céline corner of my collection has been getting the most wear over recent years! Their classic box bag or luggage tote up the chic factor of any outfit, and if I had to pick another favorite, it’d be the belt bag which I first reviewed here. This latter bag ...

    Céline micro Belt bag borrowed from Trendlee, Halogen long cardigan in linen blend xxs petite, Express jeans 00 short, Talbots belt w/ extra holes punched, Joie pumps (also worn here), Aritzia cami
    Long layers // Linen duster cardigan + Céline Belt bag
  • Fall office style // Olive jacket + tweed pencil skirt

    Update: Tory Burch’s Fall sale has begun! Use code FALL to save up to 30% through Monday, September 25th. I recommend my small Parker tote (comes in lots of pretty colors) as an everyday work bag, for those who have laptops on the smaller side. This tote is roomy enough to fit my Macbook, shoes, and more, without being too heavy or overwhelming my frame. The leather feels similar to coated saffiano ...

    Ann Taylor knit skirt 00 petite c/o, Maison Jules jacket xxs (on sale!), Talbots belt in oakmoss / red, H&M turtleneck (similar), Zara heels, Tory Burch Parker small tote (on sale with FALL), Thierry Lasry sunglasses
    Fall office style // Olive jacket + tweed pencil skirt