Pacifica is not known as a place to rock your new summer sundresses. Most people walking around here are wearing sweatshirts and jeans, often with a hat out of necessity rather than style. But I love dresses because they’re so easy to throw on and feel a bit put together. So over the past five years of living here, I’ve stocked up on long-sleeved maxi dresses. No worries about a blown-up skirt or chilly exposed arms.
I fell in love at first sight with this orange and black one from Osei Duro, an LA-based, sustainable brand that supports the local apparel industry and produces beautiful fabrics that are hand-dyed in Ghana. They design the best dresses, jumpsuits, tops and pants. I also really dig their jewelry.
Also can you believe these shoes? [Read more…]