Caroline Mays is an English professor and self-defense instructor who brings Californian sunshine, bright colors, bomb tacos, and sick moves to classrooms in LA and New York. She has covered crime and entertainment for Southern California papers, and is currently working on a book on disaster survival. Follow her style adventures on Instagram at @Caroline92507.
From Disneybound to modern Jane Austen
The power of coordination—or contrast
Learning the mental element of self-defense
Consult our jeans guide
Learning about ourselves from Beth Harmon
Simple upgrades to wardrobe essentials
The workhorse of the fall months
Tips for your best everyday look
Take a virtual tour, or plan a 2021 vacation
Shop vintage online? Why, yes, you can!
Learning from self-quarantine
Styling tips, tricks, and DIYs