9 Pieces to 9 Outfits, Summer 2016

This is my second installment of “9 Pieces to 9 Outfits.” I tailored the pieces I chose for summer wear and purchased a couple new items to showcase. But really, the cool part about this series is that 7 out of the 9 pieces featured I already had in my closet. Hopefully you’ll find this…

My Six Favorite Fashion Blogs

Chelsea’s Boutique– I have come to know Chelsea Tracy over the last couple of years through a referral group. Not only do I use Chelsea’s blog for casual-chic style inspiration, but I also read to be empowered. I have been so incredibly inspired by her passion to empower women and the way she uses her…

9 Pieces to 9 Outfits, Spring 2016

I conducted an experiment these last couple weeks with my outfit choices. I decided to take nine pieces of clothing and see if I could mix-and-match them to make nine outfits. Turns out it’s possible. It’s great to know that with the right classic pieces, you can reinvent what’s already in your closet to make…

What I love about 1920’s fashion!

My love for 1920s fashion started after my husband bought me the first three seasons of Downton Abbey for my last birthday. He and I spent the next two months catching up before the fourth season started in January. It is my love for Downton Abbey that has spurred on my love for the 20’s…

Dress for Your Body Type

Not every woman was created to walk the red carpet or even carpool to soccer practice in a size 2 outfit. The key to feeling confident in your body is leaning what your best features are and styling yourself to them. Today’s blog post is Style 101, dressing for your body type. The benefit of…

You don’t have to be an Olympian to dress like one!

American designer Ralph Lauren created the looks you will see Team USA wear during the closing ceremonies of the Olympics. When I saw the preview of the 2014 USA Team Olympic Gear, I gushed! Is it weird to say I want to go to the winter Olympics just to wear the cute clothes? Probably, but whatever. But…

“Color Me Beautiful”

Ever since I can remember, the women in my family have lived by a code: “Color Me Beautiful.” The retro-looking book was passed from girlfriend to girlfriend as my mother would testify to the book’s genius. She indoctrinated my sister and I and the cycle continued. When the book would get too worn to read…