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A New York Love Affair :: If I Were A Boy

If I Were A Boy…

Boys have it easy. Us girls, we have to endure the pain and suffering of wearing high heels, the struggle of squeezing our curves into spanx, and the tediousness of hour-long beauty routines, just to go out…

A New York Love Affair :: Ripped Jeans & Oxfords

5 Must-Haves for An Edgier You

Does anyone else feel like their style represents two sides of a coin? I find that I am constantly flipping between heads & tails — edgy and girly. It’s kind of a fun exercise, tapping…

A New York Love Affair :: Cabo San Lucas

Vacation Vibes in Cabo San Lucas

Long time no chat everyone! Sorry for being M.I.A; life has been crazy. I did manage to find time to take a little vacation this month, and wanted to share some of the snaps from my trip….

A New York Love Affair :: NYFW Day 3

NYFW ~ Day Three Look

Confession: it was so cold during fashion week last weekend, that we waited a few extra days (for the temperatures to hit a balmy 25 degrees instead of single digits) before shooting some of the…

A New York Love Affair :: NYFW Day 2

NYFW ~ Day Two Look

I told you last week I’d be stepping out of my comfort zone for NYFW … way out side my comfort zone for the record … and here I am. Baring it all (or at least…

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How About Those New Years Resolutions?

We’re officially 40 days into the New Year. How many have you have stuck to your resolutions so far? Judgement free zone here. I’m proud to say that I’ve been impressively (for me at least) loyal…

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Paint the Town Red

When you think New Years Eve, you probably think black, gold, sequins (and champagne of course) … am I right? It’s so easy to feel the pressure of finding the perfect sparkly number for that big night out….

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Something Old & Something New

Lately I’ve been all about classicly fresh looks. My color palette has mostly consisted of black, white and grey, expressed through a mix of timeless pieces and current trends. It’s my way of putting a new twist…

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Think Before You Swipe

Last month I had the opportunity to speak at the Fall Lovely Happenings Event. I thought long and hard about what insights I wanted to share with a room full of fabulous ladies, and decided on…

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Over the Moon for Over the Knee

Personal style is a way to make a statement without saying a single word. And believe me, I’m all about finding your sartorial voice and expressing that individuality. I try to draw inspiration from various…

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One Size Doesn’t Fit All

Peter asked me a really great question the other day: If you had to shop one brand for the rest of your life (within budget), what would it be? In other words, which brand perfectly captures your…

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If The Shoe Fits

I had a little Cinderella moment in Kate Spade. Let me tell you my fairy tale story… A few weeks ago I was prepping for my Caravelle New York instagram takeover, which consisted of Peter and…

A New York Love Affair :: Insta Life Lately

Life Lately

Over the weekend we “fell back” with our clocks, reminding us that summer is definitely over, fall is slipping away, and winter is right around a very cold and windy corner. I woke up yesterday…

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Shifting Gears

I’m back! Did you miss me? I missed you! Sorry for being extremely M.I.A. on here lately (but thanks for following along on insta in the meantime!). When you work a 9-5 (which in my case is…

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NYFW ~ Day Four Look

Black, black, black and more black … the signature color of fashion weeks everywhere. We wear black on black all the time, and it is consistently associated with high fashion. But what about its counterpart?…

A New York Love Affair :: NYFW Day 3

NYFW ~ Day Three Look

September New York Fashion Week is the hardest week of the year to dress for. Forget about all the pressure to strut your stuff in a killer look each day. I’m talking more about the…

A New York Love Affair :: NYFW Day 1 Look

NYFW ~ Day One Look

Fact: I fancy myself as an outfit planner. Not quite “lay your outfits out the night before” level, but I’m guilty of mentally styling my looks ahead of time. Prepping for fashion week was no different. I did…

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Tips for Transitioning to Fall

September is such an tricky time of the year. Post-Labor Day, my mind turns to full-on fall mode, and yet the weather is still screaming summer. By now, I’ve pretty much worn my warm weather…

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Wine Not?

Burgundy, merlot, and bordeaux – they’re not just for drinking anymore, ladies! I couldn’t be more excited to re-introduce this oxblood hue to my wardrobe for fall. If you hadn’t noticed, its everywhere lately, and will be a…

A New York Love Affair :: Pattern Party

Pattern Party

I’m having a pattern party on the blog today and you’re all invited! Mixing prints has always been equal parts fun and challenge for me. It takes a vision, a little bit of creativity, and…