Fashion

Re-framing the Fashion Conversation

Was anyone else teased relentlessly growing up? “Four eyes” and “geek” were just a few of the negative connotations thrown my way as a bright-eyed middle-schooler. Glasses were uncool. And if you wore them, so…

“Girl On the Go” Survival Guide

Every one of us owns a handbag (some of us may own many ………. guilty). But it’s probably fair to say that we all have a handful of bags on rotation – each one serving an important…

Trend Tribe Necklace Giveaway!

Happy Monday readers!! I thought I’d brighten up your morning by announcing an exciting giveaway! Wooohooo! I just love giveaways. To me, they’re a great way to say “thank you” to those of you who keep…

Transitioning from Summer to Fall ~ Mini Midi

Do these petite midi skirts have a name yet? They are like the kid sister of the midi – with that same flattering waistline (that cinches you at your smallest point) and a more playful length. From…

Transitioning from Summer to Fall ~ Shorts

Over the last week, I’ve been sharing my transition tips for styling your way from summer to fall. All you need are a few autumn staples, and you can easily transform your summer favorites (like I did here and…

Transitioning From Summer to Fall ~ White Jeans

Stuck in between seasons and not sure how to dress? Right there with you. Mid-September can be the trickiest in-between month of them all. Today’s the first day of fall, so you can’t really get…

A Los Angeles Love Affair ~ Envision Pretty

In Los Angeles, the only thing more beautiful than the weather is the people. Actors, musicians, models, and the people aspiring to be any and all of the above, all congregating under sunshine and palm trees….

NYFW ~ Badgley Mischka Show

“Ok, ok we get it Elena. You went to New York Fashion Week and wore pretty clothes. BUT WHAT ABOUT ALL THE SHOWS?!” You’re right. I haven’t talked nearly enough about the styles, trends, and…

NYFW ~ Day Four Recap

By Day Four of Fashion Week, the honeymoon period had officially worn off. My feet — having been in heels more consecutive days than I could remember — felt like plump little sausages. My body —…

NYFW ~ Day Three Recap

There’s something truly empowering about Fashion Week. No, it’s not about the beautiful models, beautiful clothes, and beautiful people you’ll see (well, maybe it is a little bit…). It’s about celebrating your own uniqueness. And…

NYFW ~ Day One Recap

For one week every fall and spring, New York is bustling with some of the most fashionable people in the world. Well, that’s every week, but this particular week even normal “New York chic” isn’t nearly…

Rompin’

When it comes to new trends, I’m more of a “sit on the edge of the pool for a little bit, then dip my toe in, before … diving in head first” kinda fashionista. I wish I was…

Trend Report

In over a year and a half of blogging, I’ve never once done a trend rundown. What kind of fashion blogger am I?! And since it’s the Friday before a long weekend, I thought this would be…

Running Errands Meets ‘I Woke Up Like This’

There’s something about a fully stocked fruit bowl and a fresh bouquet of flowers that just makes me happy! The last few Saturdays, Peter and I have been on a “Farmers Market and Fresh Blooms”…