The Vomit Jeans, or: What I Did to Avoid Paying $70

I did not want to buy a new pair of jeans. It was tax week and I was about to send two checks totalling over $7,000 to the IRS, and I did not want to spend even one percent of that amount on new jeans.

My No-Purchase November Adventure

idle hands are the devil’s Gilt sprees

The Search for an Unpillable Sweater

There is a gap between the person I am, and the person I want to be, and into that gap falls sweater happiness. I picture myself lounging in cashmere beside a fireplace while waving a volume of Lisa Robertson’s poetry, or fly-fishing in Scotland while wearing chunky cable knit.

What Are You Wearing and What Did It Cost

Bags seem to be the splurge of choice, followed by shoes.

The Real History of Madewell, 1937

Plus-Size Shops Vs Plus-Size Shoppers

The Costs of Things: Crop Tops!

Clothes Are in the Top 5 Most Important Things of My Life, Maybe Top 3

Lauren Rodrigue likes clothes. We talked about that.

I Was a Victim of Fraud and I Don’t Care

I didn’t buy that gas.

Yes You Can Go a Year Without Buying Clothes! I Did It And So Can You

Do you think about new outfit ideas when you’re bored?