HAVING A RED COAT MOMENT WITH GWYNNIE BEE

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I’ve partnered with Gywnnie Bee this week to provide some Valentine’s Day OOTD inspiration. Of course you may have heard me talking about Gwynnie Bee before but for those of you who have never tried them, they are the “Netflix” of clothing. Besides, what girl doesn’t love having a revolving closet with tons of options? […]

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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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5 THINGS I’M LOVING

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It’s finally Friday and I hope you survived your week in once piece! I’ve got a lot of great things coming up including a photoshoot in San Francisco next week and one of my besties is coming to visit me for a few days … so much to look forward to! In my usual Friday […]

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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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FAVORITE WINTER STAPLES – THE EVERYGIRL

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I have been a huge fan of The Everygirl for quite some time now and I’ve even been featured twice now as part of their list of reader favorites and their collaboration for Target swimwear. So, naturally when they asked me to share some of my winter favorites, I was thrilled but also wondering how my indecisive self could […]

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