Whites and Brights

I love mixing different shades of the same color to create a uniform look with visual interest. Here I mixed white denim, an off white sweater and white wedges to create this all white look with the pop of neon and metallic.   I’m adoring this sweater with neon sequined stripes I picked up recently at […]

27 May 2014


Buy it in Two Colors: Part 2

This is the second look from our Buy it in Two Colors posts. You can see the first look of this same dress in a different color scheme (here). As much fun as this dress is in blue and black stripes,  I also love it in nude and black, and the more dressed up vibe of […]

21 May 2014


Buy it in Two Colors: Part 1

 Do you ever find a piece that you love so much you want it in every color? This happens to me occasionally when I find something that I really love. I even have a blouse from Nordstrom in 5 different colors! I also own several other pieces in my closet in multiple colors or prints. […]

20 May 2014


Camo Print

Camo print pieces are such a fun trend right now. I have been on the hunt for a pair of skinny camo jeans that fit well. I found these gorgeous structured camo skinnies with really cool stitching at JCrew about a month ago. I love how they fit and that they are a print that […]

16 May 2014


Sunshine in a Dress

This yellow dress is an older piece from Nordstrom that I absolutely love. I don’t own a lot of yellow, because it can be tricky to pull off with my skin tone, but this dress reminds me of happiness and sunshine and I adore it.  I often put it on when I’m having a tired […]

15 May 2014


Emerald Green + a Print

I spent the afternoon with my mom on Saturday, wandering around the beautiful Thanksgiving Point gardens looking for places to take our upcoming family pictures. It reminded me of being a little girl in Holland when we went to see the tulip markets there and I was glad to spend the afternoon with my mom. […]

12 May 2014


Peach Maxi

Maxi skirts can be a bit tricky to dress up and pair with the right pieces. If a maxi skirt is too large or flowy it can read boring or unsophisticated, but done correctly a maxi skirt can be absolutely stunning. High waisted maxi skirts, like this peach beauty, can help to add interest to […]

8 May 2014


Spring Neutrals with a pop of Color

One of my favorite ways to wear neutrals in spring is to mix light colored neutrals with a bright pop of color. The pop of color can be added with the addition of either a colorful shoe or a bright statement necklace. This pop keeps the outfit fun and fresh, without overwhelming the palette of […]

6 May 2014


Color Blocked Maxi Dress: Part 1

  Rose Swain Photography    Rose Swain Photography    Rose Swain Photography    Rose Swain Photography    Rose Swain Photography    Rose Swain Photography    Rose Swain Photography    Rose Swain Photography  Emily and I have purchased several of the same pieces over the years without realizing it. However, you know you have a true fashionista friend, when they purchase pieces for you […]

1 May 2014


Mint and Leather Part 1

 Rose Swain Photography   Rose Swain Photography   Rose Swain Photography  Rose Swain Photography    Rose Swain Photography   Rose Swain Photography A few weeks ago we had our first official photo shoot with Rose Swain, a friend of Emily’s and now mine, who is talented, creative, sweet, fun and amazing, not to mention, an absolute joy to work […]

28 Apr 2014