...is a writer and photographer who likes the well-made, the ingenious, and the shiny. Since she likes more material things than any one person can reasonably consume, she's done what those with a computer and an obsession do these days: start a blog. Shoppista enjoys Earl Grey tea with milk and sugar, trade paperbacks over hard covers, lomo photography, and the em dash. Occasionally, she refers to herself in the third person.
This is one of those purchases you have to amortize over several years of use to justify, but it would hold up: it's made of thick leather, it's fully lined, and the peacoat silhouette is a classic. From Sundance.