Banana Republic goes Mad, again

On March 1, Banana Republic debuted its second collection created in collaboration with Mad Men’s costume designer, Janie Bryant. I was excited about the first collection last year and bought a few pieces (mostly on sale), but overall the quality left me wanting. I still have a pair of cigarette pants in my closet thatContinue reading “Banana Republic goes Mad, again”

Best dressed

I enjoyed watching the 82nd annual Academy Awards last night. This year, I saw six out of the nine Best Picture nominees: The Artist, Hugo, Midnight in Paris, The Descendants, Moneyball and War Horse. I believe The Artist deserved to be named Best Picture…but I must say that Uggie got robbed in the Best ActorContinue reading “Best dressed”

Presidents Day sale

On Saturday, my husband and I drove down to Gurnee Mills outlet mall in Illinois to shop at Neiman Marcus Last Call. I probably shouldn’t have been shopping after the Jason Wu for Target experience, but I had a $25 gift card and everything was an extra 25 percent off for the Presidents Day sale,Continue reading “Presidents Day sale”

Jason Wu for Target review part 2

All of my shipments have arrived! Sadly, I did have one item canceled by Target, the white long sleeve blouse. I thought it would look really cute with the black pleated skirt that I bought in the store, but I guess it wasn’t meant to be. The blouse was an online exclusive item, so there’sContinue reading “Jason Wu for Target review part 2”