Five outfits to wear this spring

Five outfits to wear this spring

Take a spin on trends this season with these five, easy looks. Look 1: Classic Be ready for rain showers at a moments notice, just throw on a pair of wellies and you’re set. Trench, Uniqlo// Blouse, J.Crew // Jeans, Paige Denim//Bag, MICHAEL Michael Kors//Sandal, Banana Republic Look 2: Casual Sophisticate I love the idea of … Continue reading

Pondering Midwest style

Pondering Midwest style

I teamed up with Sally at Already Pretty to write a post on Midwest style. Visit her blog to read more about how we women on the go define our look and see comments from other Chicago bloggers including Jesi from Pepperminting, Samantha from Gold Coast Girl and Peggy from Hallways are My Runways.  

Buy this or ELSE

Buy this or ELSE

Ok, I know, I know, this isn’t my most wallet friendly BTOE, but I am absolutely in love with this cuff. It’s so unique and evokes a sense of adventure. Compass Sundial Cuff, $298   If this bracelet is out of your price range, don’t fear. I found cheap alternatives on etsy, like this one: … Continue reading

Featuring Athleta’s new City Pant

Featuring Athleta’s new City Pant

I teamed up with Athleta* to create an outfit for women on the go that features their new city pants. Whether I’m running errands, meeting friends for brunch or hitting the gym, these pants are perfect for any occasion. I must say, I am in love with this sophisticated, casual pant. The tuxedo stripe really sold … Continue reading

Showing off my Silver jeans

Showing off my Silver jeans

I was ecstatic to receive a pair of Silver jeans after learning about their new Chicagoland location,  so I took em for a stroll during my trip to Dallas. Aiko Mid Skinny, Silver Jeans $88 Opting for a skinny style, I paired these dark washed jeans with my army jacket and shiny chucks. Army jacket: … Continue reading

Pretty flats for less

Pretty flats for less

I’m in dire need of pretty flats for spring, especially these charming floral d’orsay ones from Jeffery Campbell! 1. ME TOO, $90 //2. Jeffrey Campbell, $90 //3. Scotch & Soda, $89 //4. ModCloth, $30 //5. Charlotte Russe, $25 //6. Gap, $40// 7. ModCloth, $33// 8. Studio Paolo, $35

What I’m shopping for in April

What I’m shopping for in April

I’m shopping for soft colors, bomber jackets and a great bag to transition into summer. Oh and those kicks! Top, Isabel Marant Etoile //Watch, MARC by Marc Jacobs // Jacket, Helmut Lang // Dress, Nic + Zoe //Necklace, J.Crew// Lipstick, NARS in Niagara// Bag, Kate Spade//Sneakers, Vans//Sunglasses, Ray-Ban

15 ways to wear floral

15 ways to wear floral

Embrace the floral trend with these flower power inspired pieces, all affordable to boot!   Tank, Delias//Headband, American Eagle //Dress, ModCloth// Shirt, Gap // Pants, Tory Burch // Bralet, Miss Selfridge (Similar) // Flats, Gap // Wallet, Burton//Backpack, Steve Madden// Boots, Forever 21 // Bag, Tory Burch // Scarf, PacSun // Sunglasses, Sole Society// Cardigan, … Continue reading

Buy this or ELSE

Buy this or ELSE

  I think I’ve found the perfect transitional shoe from spring into summer. This bright espadrille would be perfect for festivals, picnics or outdoor concerts.    J.Crew printed espadrilles, $60