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Fall florals….

October 10, 2017

While we all love our florals, sometimes they can seem overdone, or not-so-season-appropriate. Any fashion fiend is familiar with Miranda Priestly’s sarcastic comment from The Devil Wears Prada, “Florals for spring? Groundbreaking.” And she’s right, it’s been overdone. But completely abandoning a portion of your patterned basics can take a toll on your overall wardrobe. Make the most of what’s already in your closet by incorporating your favorite flowery frocks this autumn – just understand how to style them correctly. Continue Reading

A Salute to Fall…

October 3, 2017

The military-inspired trend came ’round a few seasons ago, but it has yet to leave. And I’m not complaining! With a few classic pieces in my closet already — army green and camouflage, boxy silhouettes and shoulder pads, black with gold details, etc. — I decided it was time for a more feminine upgrade. Continue Reading

9 to 5 Styling…

May 30, 2017

You’ll often find me in classic silhouettes – unless I find a construction too unique to pass up. That’s what this post is all about! This dress by Andreeva is a piece that is unconventional, but extremely flattering when styled correctly. Much of the designer’s work is futuristic, almost, so styling with a modern twist is key. I’ve nipped the waist of this dress with a wide, brick red belt to show off my shape and enhance the dress’ natural beauty. Continue Reading

Feeling Green…

March 17, 2017

Greenery is Pantone’s 2017 Color of the Year, and I’ve had tons of fun incorporating the hue into various daytime outfits. Even though I’ll be donning this springtime shade all year, there’s no better time to embrace it than on St. Patrick’s Day.  Continue Reading