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Spotlight on Neutrals

You know me, I am a pretty big fan of a crop top with a high waisted skirt. I particularly love the flattering flared hem of this skirt. I went with an all-neutral palette and just played off the maroon...more

Perfect Pairings For the Summer Textile of Eyelet

I'm a sucker for anything lace, but particularly a delicate eyelet pattern because it's slightly more wearable, youthful and so perfect for summer. Though traditionally seen as a feminine & sweet textile, there are plenty of ways to modernize it...more

OOTD: Birds of A Feather

It’s funny how pivotal life events such as a wedding ceremony can help slow life down and magnify what is truly the most important.more

Get the Spotted Look with A Giveaway

Dalmation (or maybe it's snow leopard?) print is one of those prints that can be classic, chic, fun, and edgy all at the same time.more

Pattern Mixing: Stripes & Ikat

I am not a pattern mixer at all. I don't know how to pull it off, and frankly, I just don't like it on most occasions. I value simplicity above all other style "rules."more

3 Ways to Wear Your Ankle Boots During the Summer

And even if you haven't bought any new ankle boots, dust off your pair from last season that are stuffed in the back of your closet and give them some love, because even during the summer these shoes can be...more

How to Plan the Perfect Outdoor Summer Soiree

The house we were staying in, had one of those amazing backyards with a pool, a fire pit and a sitting area, basically an absolutely ideal location to throw a little Summer soiree:)! Of course, I'll take any excuse to...more

How to Roughen Up A Ballroom Skirt for A Chic & Disheveled Look

But at the end of the day, roughening up something like this stunning, femme 424 Fifth ballroom skirt with disheveled wavy hair (fresh from the beach!), a relatively makeup-free face and classic men's sunnies stolen from the boyfriend makes the...more

Packing Essentials for A Weekend Getaway

When it comes to packing for these weekends, I'm a total minimalist, and Philip and I often just share a small suitcase. So with my limited space, I throw in only the essentials, and items that will work for more...more

Sewing Tutorial- The Tee Dress

Everyone needs a go-to summer dress. This is mine. A simple t-shirt dress is easy, comfy, and perfect for dressing up or dressing down.more

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