Tasting Fall in Wine Country

L'Aventure Tasting_4 L'Aventure Tasting_1 L'Aventure Tasting_2 L'Aventure Tasting_3 L'Aventure Tasting_5 L'Aventure Tasting_6 We got our first taste of fall recently. I thought I wasn't ready to let go of long summer days, but now I find myself craving all things fall. I want to go apple picking, carve pumpkins, wrap myself in plaid throws, and sip apple cider in front of a fire. The white blazer is a staple in my wardrobe. No matter how sloppy I feel, I know I can throw it on with jeans and a pair of heels and my day will instantly become brighter. I don't buy into the whole no white after Labor Day rule, so you can be sure to see this many more times as summer fades and fall really gets underway. Jacket: J. Crew, white color n/a| Jeans: Madewell | Sunglasses: Michael Kors, old, similar | Watch: Michael Kors | Ring: Lucky Brand, old | Boots: Joie | Bag: Kate Spade, color n/a

The Crossbody

Michael Kors Crossbody 2 I love purses, but haven’t invested in many the last few years. I believe this began right around the time I gave birth to our son. Suddenly, everywhere I went I had a large bag (or 2!) that needed to go as well. Carrying an additional tote just for my items seemed like a royal pain and a major hazard (spit up has a way of landing in the worst places) so small wristlets that could be stored in the diaper bag replaced my gorgeous bags....

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Pop of Pink

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Ann Taylor blazer (similar) | Rag & Bone jeans | Kate Spade pumps | Michael Kors watch | Kate Spade Necklace | Michael Kors sunnies (similar) | Michael Kors crossbody

The hubby works for a very fun company with an extremely casual dress code (read: Sperrys are dressy). This works great for him but creates a balancing act for me when getting ready for one of his work events. Tonight, for example, the company is hosting an open house cocktail party to celebrate the completion of their new headquarters complex. ...

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Trouser Leg | Loose Top

Well to the first installment of the Trouser Leg Series! What: J Brand Trouser Pant, J. Crew shirt, Kate Spade pumps, Michael Kors sunnies, Ted Baker bag, misc. jewelry Wear Where: This is one of those universal outfits that can be worn in most offices (granted some only on “casual Friday”) and at after-work happy hours. With a quick shoe change (heeled sandals like these or wedges like these) it becomes fantastic for brunch....

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