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On Island Time

A week at the beach really helped me reflect on some of the things I prioritize in life. I for one spend a good hour putting on makeup, doing my hair, and picking the right…

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…

Winter White

For the longest time I’ve wanted to buy a winter white coat. I think they are so elegent and crisp … a welcome change from your typical black peacoat. They add a pop of brightness…

J’Adore My Adora

Step aside burgundy bag, there’s a new kid in town. Meet the Adora Bag, my current tote de jour. As you already know, I’m a chronic repeater when it comes to my wardrobe. I wear…

Little Red Riding in My Hood

Have you ever wanted something so bad, you’d go to the ends of the earth for it? Although maybe not the ends of the earth,  I have been all over Manhattan, which is the center of the…

Five Tips for Mixing Prints

The thing I love most about personal style, is that it’s always evolving. As a fashionista on a budget, I’m constantly experimenting with new ways to pair my existing pieces. And when I do decide…

Wantable Giveaway Winner!

The Wantable giveaway with The F Bombs is officially over. As always, thank you to everyone that participated! I know I speak for Brittany when I say we love your continued support and readership. And an…

Empire (Waist) State of Mind

Finding this Monique Lhuillier gown was a little bit like how I envision finding my wedding dress will be some day. Seeing it, loving it, being a little indecisive for a hot second, and then…

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…

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…

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…

Flavor of the Month

Has this ever happened to you? You’re browsing the racks and a color just speaks to you. All of a sudden you wonder how you could possibly own so many clothes and not a single item in that beautiful…

Wantable Box ~ May

Delivery day! With summer fast approaching, Wantable filled my latest shipment with some bright accessories. To be quite honest, this wasn’t my FAVORITE box so far … but there were still at least three pieces I could get…

Spring in My Step

In New York, spring is the “one or the other” season. Bare arms, or bare legs. Never both. Shorts and a sweater, or pants and a tee? Short dress with long sleeves, or long dress with…

My Easter Sunday Best

There’s your Sunday best, and then there’s your Easter Sunday best. I’ve always dressed up for church, but on Easter I wear the newest, brightest, and prettiest dress in my closet. Ever since I was…

Wantable Box ~ April

Wantable delivery day is like Christmas morning. I hustled up the elevator and tore in to my goodie box the second I walked into the door. It’s so fun getting treats in the mail! For…

Wantable Box ~ March

Shopping for jewelry can be paralyzing. So many choices, so many styles, but what to buy? My answer is usually, everything! But my wallet struggles with that. I recently discovered Wantable, and I think this might be…