#Bitter About Winter

Having officially entered Winter about six weeks too early, I can’t help but reminisce on the warmer days of spring and summer that somehow have come and passed in the blink of an eye. #BitterAboutIt. I’ve always loved my summer wardrobe a little bit more than any fall or winter outfit I
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Proper Profiles: Ilona S.

Ilona S.: She’s 20, based in New York, and has a life 20x cooler than me – and probably you.  I found Ilona through Instagram (it might have been Sophie now that I think about it) with her fantastic, editorial like fashion catching my eye.  When you page through her
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It’s Always Cocktail Hour at the Hour

Walking around Old Town Alexandria the other weekend, I came across this wonderful block of King Street.  Each store I went into was better than the last, but none of them could pale in comparison to the small piece of heaven called the Hour. What makes this store stand above
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Blacked Out in the City of Light

Paris – it’s the fashion capital of the world that many consider to the most beautiful city that’s ever been built. Being from New York , I had always disagreed with these particular testaments – nothing was better than my home city.  But after living her for almost two months (time
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How I Aced a Test, but Failed at Learning

Midterms: Collectively they make up two to three weeks of hell-on-earth along with a fair portion of one’s final grade (upwards of 40% in some classes).  Screw up on one, and you’ll find yourself taking the course again… Yesterday, those three weeks of hell came to a close at around
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Dumbarton Oaks

Having a parent come to town is always awesome – it means you’re going to eat well, probably get some new clothes, and can write off classwork to do cool things without feeling completely guilty. I had heard of Dumbarton Oaks before, but really didn’t know anything about it.  Believe it
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Proper Profiles: Tom N.

Tom N.: He works for Michael Bastian, is starting his own shirting line, and runs one of the very few Preppy tumblr accounts (no Vineyard Vines, no Kate Spade, no crap).  I’ve been following Tom for awhile, but it was SJB who recommended the he be featured as a profile  To quote her
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October Playlist

#1 DON’T WORRY  ::  Ray Dalton #2 LET’S GET SLOW  ::  Airplane #3 JEALOUS  ::  Labyrinth #4 CLAP YOUR HANDS  ::  Whilk & Misky #5 WHENEVER  ::  James Curd #6 CRAZY  ::  Thief #7 VENICE  ::  The Lighthouse #8 PUMPIN BLOOD  ::  NONONO #9 HYMNALS  ::  Grizfolk #10 GOOD FOR
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