STYLE

OSCAR WORTHY

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There’s nothing like a great dress. I truly believe there is something magical about fashion when you find that one piece of clothing that makes you feel like you can conquer the world. Trust me I know firsthand how frustrating it can be to find clothes that make you feel this way and with so […]

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NOT ANOTHER MAXI DRESS

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When I saw this bold scarf print dress from Eliza J, I had to have it. I was shopping for an event but I knew this could easily become a wardrobe staple for the upcoming spring and summer months. This dress speaks to me in so many ways from the bold print and color palette […]

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BREAKING THE RULES – CASUAL OOTD

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This winter LA heatwave (sorry East Coast friends) has me in the mood to break out my shorts, grab some ice cream and chill poolside asap! While I don’t normally wear horizontal stripes,  something about this shirt was just so comfy with its off the shoulder vibe, it just worked for me. Unfortunately, I think […]

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YES, YOU CAN WEAR STRIPES – FEATURING SANCTUARY

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Never be afraid to shop in straight sizes. As someone who always falls into the “inbetweenie” category aka fashion purgatory, I’ve always had to be creative when it comes to dressing myself. I scooped up this Sanctuary gray striped skirt at the Rack a while back and it got me thinking about stripes. (Sadly it’s sold out […]

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7 NEW YEARS EVE INSPIRED LOOKS

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Disclaimer: I kind of hate New Year’s Eve… I know some people are really into it and while I always tend to find a lovely party or parties to attend with friends (this girl LOVES a great event), it just never seems to live up to all the hype. Maybe it’s the overpriced dinners at […]

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WHEN IN SEATTLE…FAVORITES AT THE PIKE PLACE MARKET

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Shoes: Banana Republic  Jeans: Torrid  Bodysuit: c/o Boohoo Plus  Jacket: c/o Boohoo Plus Shoes: Banana Republic  Jeans: Torrid  Bodysuit: c/o Boohoo Plus  Jacket: c/o Boohoo Plus Ahhhh Seattle, my old stomping grounds…. since moving to LA over 6 years ago now, it feels great to get back there once and while to visit friends and […]

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