Be Mine, Valentine
With Valentine’s Day only 14 days away, it’s official: my date for two years in a row now is once again my good friend Izzie, along with seven or so other ladies. We made our annual singles reservation at P.F. Changs downtown, and I couldn’t be more excited to devour their four-course meal for two, complete with your choice of soup, an appetizer, two entrees, individual mini...
Dreaming Of Seafoam
Good morning m’dears! Today’s inspiration board comes from my recent news that I will be traveling in Europe for three weeks this summer as a graduation gift with none other than my best friend Diana. I know there are still many dragging months left in the semester, but I am already dreaming of seafoam - ready to pack up and head far, far, away. I know I have talked about neons...
We all can remember the most exciting day at brownie retreats and summer church camps when your counselors asked you to bring in a plain white tee and be prepared to get a little messy. Nostalgia of one of my favorite childhood crafts immediately came to mind when I saw that tie-dye was back in fashion, yet again. This trend can be spotted in many 2012 resort collection runways and on...
Pastel & Neon Picks
After putting together my neon style board yesterday, I decided to mix and match these eye catching colors with Easter-inspired hues… pastels! Try pairing a neon tone with a pastel pretty for an updated color blocking trend. Use eye shadows and lip glosses for a fun alternative as well! Marc by Marc Jacobs iPad case $50 Tom Binns necklace $1,900 … I couldn’t help but...
I am predicting a shopping spree in my near future, and just because it’s still a bit chilly outside doesn’t mean that I can’t seek out some brights! This weekend was spent obsessing over upcoming spring-summer 2012 trends both online and in stores. As my abundance of black attire gets pushed to the back of my closet, pops of “look at me” colors take center stage… and I am...
Get The Look: LOOKBOOK.nu
Founded in 2008, LOOKBOOK.nu was created for bloggers like me, and has been gaining momentum as a top fashion outlet ever since. What they claim as an “editorless fashion magazine,” the site showcases street style photography from lovers of fashion all over the world. I couldn’t quite find a celebrity I wanted to style this week, so I hope you all enjoy this lovely lady...
Take The Edge Off
The revolutionary men’s store, Edge Boutique is buzzing around town and labeling their look as “Austin chic.” At the perfect location of fifth and Brazos, Edge attracts followers of fashion throughout the trendy city of Austin, Texas. Although primarily a men’s haven, women can find electric looks for both themselves and of course, their men. I had the opportunity to...
Pick Of The Day: Fringe Bags
Today: Fringe is extremely popular right now, and I recently purchased a black suede fringe purse from Impeccable Pig that I cannot stop wearing! Check out these top finds of mine, and just a hint: Lucky Brand carries all the fringe you could want. 1. Lucky Fringe Cross-body Bag Browse these as well! 1. Jose Joplin Fringe Bag 2. Ecote Fringe Bag ** 3. Naja Fringe Bag - exactly what I...
Get The Look: Miranda Kerr
I have to admit…not only do I and every other girl in America want Miranda’s hubby Orlando Bloom and her lifestyle as a Victoria’s Secret Model, but it wouldn’t hurt to have her sense of fashion as well. This drop-dead beauty looks fabulous in a simple accessorized number with a slicked back hair-do and a pair of army-green pants to accent her skin tone. I know, I...
One of my resolutions this year was to start yoga …and just workout more in general, so I decided to put together some fashion-forward fitness attire to help kick-start my spring break body goals. Austin has been voted fittest-city numerous times, and it is known for unique ways to break a sweat. Since living in the city, I have tried stand up paddle boarding, running on Town Lake,...
Back To School
I can’t believe that my final semester as a University of Texas student is starting in a week. I am reminded that I will soon be back to my normal, busy schedule as everything around my hometown slows down, neighborhood kiddos are being sent back to their studies, and teachers (including my mom) begin their count down until the sweet summertime break. My roommates and I are planning a...
Get The Look: Reese Witherspoon
An all time favorite actress of mine and incredible role model, Reese Witherspoon is a class act with impeccable style. Most celebs have the luxury of hiring stylists who dress them, which explains why they look flawless every time they are spotted out! I decided to put together an affordable recreation of Reese’s look at a recent West Hollywood event. Here are a few of my choices to...
Pick Of The Day: J.Crew Colored Jeans
Today: Try these J.Crew toothpick jeans in a variety of spring colors. -slightly stretchy, easy to wash, and affordable … you can’t go wrong with this purchase!
Pick Of The Day: Kate Spade Studs
I am starting to feature products I come across each and every day so that all of my readers can purchase these finds for themselves! Today: Try these Kate Spade black studs when you need something simple to pair with a chunky necklace or over-the-top outfit.