Pushing on the Door
I'm turning 50 this year! I keep thinking about the beginning of last year—I felt energetic and aggressively excited about making big changes. How, … [Continue Reading]
I Used to Hate Pink
Maybe it's the millennial pink phenomenon influencing me, or maybe it's having a little girl, but I'm starting to really like pink. And with this … [Continue Reading]
Can You Believe the Holiday Season Is Happening?
It's that time of year when you don a really itchy wool dress and hang out at a pumpkin patch with your child who doesn't want to share the giant … [Continue Reading]
Beam Me Up
The first time I laid eyes on a Centinelle scarf was at Convert in San Francisco's Hayes Valley. I was like, TELL ME MORE about this designer, because … [Continue Reading]
Did you know September is Happy Healthy Cat Month? I know, it's like every month has at least three themes these days. But this one happens to be good … [Continue Reading]
The Perfect 70’s-Inspired Bag Styled Three Ways
I first spied the amazing Cass Clutch on Instagram and became immediately obsessed—no surprise since it so strongly evokes that chic 70s style that … [Continue Reading]
You’ll Wear These Comfy Jeans Every Single Day
I bought these jeans at West Coast Craft, and they were a fast favorite. I wear them as a sort of sweatpants replacement, or to look like a semi … [Continue Reading]
Femme OD! A Kitten and Lots of Pink Lace
I didn't realize how intensely feminine these photos would turn out until Elena sent them over and I saw how at home these shots would be on the cover … [Continue Reading]
Let’s Brighten Things Up a Bit
This past weekend was bleak with horrible riots in Virginia, idiotic statements from our president, extra heavy fog, and a literal punch in the face … [Continue Reading]
The Kitten and I Use the Same Colorist
Hey guys! Isn't it awesome that Wrangler is doing this throwback 70th anniversary collection? It's one of those Americana companies that I feel a deep … [Continue Reading]
W E L C O M E !
I'm a feminist, former science writer, reformed shopaholic, caftan-lover and 40-something mom to a toddler and a teenager. You'll usually find me wearing '70s clothes at my '70s house near the beach in Northern California. Stylenik is where I share lessons learned regarding all of the above. My friends call me KP. Thanks so much for visiting!