Along with many other lovely summer dresses, skirts and shirts that will soon comprise my summer work wardrobe (Thanks Mom!) I bought this for myself:
Yes, the compass works. I justified this purchase because: not only is it extremely cute but when I get off the subway and I'm extremely disorientated and perhaps a bit tipsy and need to go south, I can reference my handy-dandy sailor necklace. My father's Boy Scout days are influencing me in ways I never could have imagined.