• Scallop sandals 2 ways ~ midi dress + palazzo pants

    Living and commuting in a city like Boston (uneven pavement and brick sidewalks galore), I end up wearing out my favorite walking shoes more often than I’d like. I was looking to replace some staple nude sandals that have seen better days, and this scalloped pair by Sam Edelman (just found these on slight sale) caught my eye. It features the low, stable block heel and deep tan color that I ...

     Look 1: Sam Edelman sandals sz 5 (also sold here), Chicwish dress xs, Baublebar earrings c/o Look 2: Uniqlo pants XS, H&M top XS, Milly bag, Janessa Leone hat 
    Scallop sandals 2 ways ~ midi dress + palazzo pants
  • Workwear: 4 Ways to Top Off Your Business Casual Outfit

    Dressing for work in the summer here requires prepping for two scenarios: 1. melting into a human puddle of sweat during your outdoor commute. 2. plunging into a frigid office with the AC blasting so high, it feels like a walk-in freezer. Foundation outfit One of my go-to “foundation” pairings for summer days is simply a skirt with a sleeveless top tucked in. A patterned cotton / linen tee like ...

    Loft tee (old; similar // similar), similar crop cardigan, H&M skirt sz 2 (current in-stores), Sole Society heels (old; similar w/ low block heel), Prada double bag (my review), classy girls bracelet (adjustable for small wrists)
    Workwear: 4 Ways to Top Off Your Business Casual Outfit
  • Postcards from Provence, France with L’Occitane

    It’s always interesting to me how people discover certain products or brands. One day a few years back, I was particularly worked up about something so Nick’s mom insisted, “Here, take a whiff of this! It’ll help you de-stress!” What she rubbed onto my wrists was one of L’Occitane’s lavender oils, purchased during her trip to Provence. And while I’ve used and loved a handful of L’Occitane products since then, ...

    Postcards from Provence, France with L’Occitane
  • Sunflower Summer // Midi dress + retro sunglasses

    Thank you guys for your patience over the past two days as Extra Petite got a (long overdue) facelift! We’re still making tweaks and importing old comments, but overall, I’d love to hear your feedback and if anything’s not working properly. I’m also launching a weekly newsletter that will feature previews of upcoming posts and item reviews before they hit the blog, so please subscribe up above if you’re interested! (Just ...

    Cooperative linen dress xs in sunflower (7 colors!),  Urban Outfitters sunglasses (2 colors; only $16!),  Janessa Leone klint hat sz S,  Milly wicker bag,  Bar III sandals sz 5 (my review
    Sunflower Summer // Midi dress + retro sunglasses
  • Summer date night style in ASOS petites

    Statement sleeves have been riding the trend wave for some time now – they’re one of the more wearable trends, in my opinion, and can easily spruce up a plain outfit! This lightweight blouse has a double ruffle at the sleeves and a playful, swingy silhouette that floats when you move. For a summer date or party look, I paired it with this scuba skirt in coordinating colors. For work ...

    ASOS scuba lantern skirt 0 regular (runs small; also in petite), ASOS blouse 00p, Saint Laurent bag (review), Steve Madden heels 5.5, Quay sunglasses (older style)
    Summer date night style in ASOS petites