Rompers and jumpsuits were never something that I was completely sold on until I was breastfeeding. I quickly understood why over-alls were considered so breast-feeding friendly. Similar to dresses, jumpsuits are easy because you really only have to choose one piece. The rest is done for you.Read More
I’m not usually a sequins gal and usually limit my sparkle to the holiday season and an annual micro-mini on NYE. That said, I recently went out of the box and rented this sequins pencil skirt from Rent the Runway. It could have been a result of two glasses of wine and a trigger happy swiping finger at 10 pm or, who knows, maybe my style is evolving. I’m leaning towards the former….Read More
Sometimes Instagram and fashion blogs make us feel like a certain lifestyle is unattainable. Outfits get posted once and never again, children run around in a 5 versions of the same $20 bow, their clothes are seemingly brand new and Gucci belt bags are on every one’s hips. Full disclosure, I can afford a Gucci belt bag and I still shop at Ross, and Marshalls, and TJ Maxx. I buy decor from Target and Homegoods. I frequent the clearance sections at designer retailers looking for deals. I rent designer pieces that I know I will only wear a handful of times and I buy luxury items and keep wearing them for years. What I don’t wear, I sell secondhand. Lennon doesn’t say no to hand me downs and yes I bought a $1,200 stroller.Read More
So, what’s my stylist trick?
Down play everything else in your outfit. Let the necklace speak for itself. The key to this look is juxtaposition. The more intricate and sparkling the jewelry, the more laid back the rest of the pieces should be….Read More
I think it’s clear by now I love a good mixed print combination. I know this combination can really stress some people out (I’m talking to you Mom!) I’ve never really been one for the whole matchy matchy thing. Other people can rock a head to toe perfectly coordinated ensemble, complete with a matching purse and shoe (Blair Eadie from Atlantic-Pacific, you are the Queen Bee of coordinating)…Read More
I love breaking a good, ole fashioned style rule. Denim on denim is my newest obsession. Retro white sneakers, distressed denim and a grunge-inspired knit beanie really brings me back to my 90s youth growing up in Seattle.Read More