How to copy my winter uniform

How to copy my winter uniform

As hard as I try, I really can’t get past piling on the cozy knits once cold weather takes the northern states by storm. I live for black leggings, textured t-shirts, and long, comfy cardigans. However, transitioning my warm wardrobe to work-appropriate can be a little tricky. Here are three ways to wear my winter uniform … Continue reading

Five totally wearable fall trends

Five totally wearable fall trends

I know what you’re thinking, not another grabby headline forcing me to accept what’s now on the style rotation. Fear not, the fall trends this year are chic, but comfortable and so, so easy to wear. Shop the guide for my style picks this year and outfit suggestions. DENIM Hell yeah! Is what I first … Continue reading

How to: Repaint a desk

How to: Repaint a desk

I was “gifted” this really simple, but classic desk from my boyfriend to use as a makeup table/vanity. While I loved the character, the desk was pretty beat up. There were imprints and scratches on the top and the knobs mismatched. I decided to take on my first larger project in my new apartment and … Continue reading

Trending: Kimonos

Trending: Kimonos

I’ve been wanting a lightweight, fringe-y kimono for a while. The idea of a light jacket is a dream to someone who has MJD (major jacket dilemma). I never know how to dress for the weather, but this airy, open fabric is the perfect solution for finnicky forecasts.   Shop this look Good places to … Continue reading

Easy Drunken Mussels

Easy Drunken Mussels

Whenever I’m at a restaurant with mussels on the menu, I order it immediately. My boyfriend and I are suckers for the tasty ocean treats, and much to our surprise, we found that they were incredibly affordable to buy in the grocery store. ($6 for 2lbs on sale!) I adapted this recipe from Food & … Continue reading

3 ways to wear: Birkenstocks

3 ways to wear: Birkenstocks

We’re no stranger to the wide-strapped sandals seen on many fashion-forward women in the last few years. Thanks to the 90’s resurgence, Birkenstock’s have been given a new life, but with a modern update. The trend has some definite staying power, so embrace these chunky kicks, but in a fresh and modern way–follow the guide below. … Continue reading

Apartment Wish List

Apartment Wish List

I’m moving! And not only that, but I’m moving to my own place, which means free reign on decorating and making the place mine. Here’s what I’m coveting most, and confession: I’ve already got a head start on a couple of these items, including the awesome copper lamp from CB2 (I love the industrial look) … Continue reading

The 5 beauty products you NEED this summer

The 5 beauty products you NEED this summer

It’s finally warm, which means it’s time to lather on the sunscreen and chap-stick and head for the sun. I rounded up a few of my choices for maintaining that summer glow, not summer sweat! BeeSpa, hand and foot cream. $29.99 Whether you’re an active gardener, hiker, yogi or professional beach lounger, your hands and … Continue reading

May Wish List

May Wish List

Here’s a preview of the products I’m hoping to score this spring: 1. Theodora and Callum Scarf, $175. The print and color is so versatile, and I’m a sucker for any light blue and orange combo. 2. Timex ‘Originals’ mesh watch, $80. I’ve been after a new watch with a metal band for some time now, … Continue reading