Shades of Gray

Something about gray makes me feel warm and ready for winter. The color is comforting; as though to remind me January is for feeling cozy. Maybe it’s because growing up, my Michigan winters were always so gray — yet the gloom had a way of making me feel at home. To this day, I wear a lot of gray in the winter. I don’t think the color is boring or drab….. Read more

Coffee Dates for One

Are you on your second cup of coffee yet? It’s Monday — forgive yourself. Sipping on an especially strong latte Monday morning is like sipping on a cup of sanity [throw in a croissant and life is good again]. Even better is a coffee date for one. I’ve started doing solo coffee stops as a means of regrouping and reenergizing. Something about the alone time — if even for only…. Read more

Overall, I’m an Adult

This is my first time wearing overalls since ’99 [when I wanted my sixth grade crush to notice me]. Here’s to hoping he’s reading today’s blog… To feel less like a middle-schooler and more like an adult, I’m styling my overalls with edgy accessories: a crop-top [against mom’s rules in ’99], a beanie, suede booties and a studded boho bag. Another styling idea: pair your overalls with a chunky sweater…. Read more

NYFW: Coffee Runs to Runway Shows

I’m officially back in LA! My team and I had the most memorable experience at Fashion Week, and we’ve [seriously] been pinching ourselves for about a week now. Continuing with my NYFW diaries, here’s a look at another day in the Big Apple.  I went from causal coffee runs + computer work in the morning, to stylish runway shows in the afternoon. When going casual, a crossbody bag + booties can…. Read more

Take Your Outfit from Day to Night

It’s FriYAY! Any plans? Jake and I are finally home this weekend [AKA, we’ll be watching King of Queens reruns over wine]. We’re super hip. For those of you with more exciting plans, I wanted to share a little outfit inspiration. I think it’s fair to say we all struggle with taking a wardrobe favorite and styling it multiple ways. So, I’ll be doing more of that here to boost your…. Read more