Girls’ Night Out

Yippee!!!  Tonight I am joining seven spectacular women in Chicago to celebrate a friend’s milestone birthday.

Quintessential denim and heels pairing?  Check.

The birthday girl’s favorite champagne?  Check.

Fabulous dinner reservations?  Check.

Dance-all-night plans?  Check.

Requisite morning-after advil/think thin bar/coconut water/blister band-aid rescue kit in the suitcase?  Check.

À votre santé!

image 1 via fashion-flaunts.tumblr.com, image 2 via streetfsn.blogspot.com, image 3 via thechampagnediet.com, image 4 via chicagoist.com, image 5 via tiny-lights.blogspot.com, image 6 via erineverafter.blogspot.com, image 7 via browneyedbellejulie.blogspot.com

Prada Nails the Perfect Nude Pump

The simplest wardrobe staples are often the most elusive.  The perfect white tee, a superb black pant, denim that sculpts your backside without giving your thighs that dreaded “stuffed sausage” look, the flawless nude pump. I have tried on, ordered, and returned dozens of interpretations and this is the one.  Not too camel, too beige, or too ivory.  Just the right amount of point in the toe.  In a non-platform, never-go-out-of-style sole.  With a sexy but not over the top dose of toe cleavage.  In my favorite four inch heel height.  And it goes with virtually everything.  Cost-per-wear, cost-per-wear, cost-per-wear…