I miss being a little girl on Christmas morning. I would wake my parents up at 6am with so much excitement and anticipation to open all the presents Santa left under the tree. That feels like only yesterday. Nowadays the holidays are quieter, a time to relax from the time off of work and spend … More White Christmas
I seriously cannot comprehend that Christmas is less than two weeks away. Seems like this is the busiest December ever, which is why I haven’t been able to write a blog post for several weeks. I cannot wait to take time off of work and do nothing – and by do nothing, I mean focus … More It’s the Holiday (Party) Season
I recently made a huge life upgrade; I sold my bed from college and bought myself a king bed. Of course, a bigger bed means all new bedding. Yay, a fun new creative project! But with so many options, where to start? Several months ago a friend introduced me to Society6, a website that allows independent … More Being Bold with Bedding
I frequently get labeled as intimidating, which isn’t the most flattering of “compliments” to a young woman. This may stem from my personality, my career, but I’ve heard it also comes partially from the way that I dress. I’ve dealt with this feedback since high school, when my classmates would question why I wore high … More Why Are You So Dressed Up?
(LOL at my lame title) Fall leaves make for a perfect effortless backdrop. And here in Portland we actually got to enjoy a few weeks of beautiful, sunny fall weather. That means I get to break out my cute booties that don’t do so well in the rain. Ever heard of Vinted? It’s another buy/sell/swap … More Behind The Bootie
Halloween has always been my favorite holiday. The candy always made me sick, but ever since I was young I’ve loved to dress-up & pretend to be someone or something else for the day. But if you’re anything like me, I always say I’m going to plan my Halloween costume way in advance but never … More Tell Me About It, Stud
Balmain has always been one of my most favorite designer brands, I love the underlying message of strength, power and confidence that creative director Olivier Rousteing pushes in Balmain’s pieces and collections. But the price point has always kept me from owning any item from the coveted brand. In November 2015, fast-fashion retailer H&M partnered … More Balmain x H&M