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  • Spring Forward: New Shopping Wish List

      While there is a huge new snowstorm hitting the East coast, we in L.A. already have the Summer-like weather.  My sister and her dog Jimmy are visiting us from China, and yesterday‘s 90F temperature really showed them what SUNNY days we normally have in L.A. through much of the year. Spring will be officially arrive next week, but I don’t always […]

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  • Top 10 Spring Trench Coats for the Transition Season

    Last night, my husband talked to me very seriously and said, “We need to get Red Bear some new clothes — those pants he is wearing right now look so short on him, and he has trouble putting on his tee-shirts because of his big head!” Ha-ha! It’s true, and I just realized how fast […]

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  • Weekend Inspiration: A.W.A.K.E

    I got so many compliments when I first wore an A.W.A.K.E skirt in this blog post. That really drove my attention to check out the story behind the brand. A.W.A.K.E. (All Wonderful Adventures Kindle Enthusiasm) is a London based fashion brand conceived by stylist and photographer Natalia Alaverdian.  (If you like to see Street Style like […]

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  • Shopping: Spring Bags

    We in Los Angeles have had a lot of rain lately, on and off, but no doubt, spring is coming soon! Many people ask me what bag to buy for the 2017 Spring? My first recommendation is a straw bag — a big straw tote is good for the beach, and a small straw bag […]

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  • New Year, Stay Fit, Stay Happy

    I gained 5 pounds during the holidays!   I blame it partly on the weather, I think — wet and cold, so I have been drinking a lot of hot cocoa, eating a lot of food to stay warm, getting to the gym less often because of rain, etc.  A lot of excuses, but I […]

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  • Holiday Gift Guide & Net-A-Porter Sale

    The other day I was searching online for some Holiday inspirations, and found this Holiday campaign picture by Net-A-Porter (pic: via here).  It’s also interesting to look at the little cartoon video, made around the same theme. Somehow I feel I am really connected to it! Every year, I am the one who gets all dressed […]