Falling for a New Season

Happy (official) September! This means fall isn’t far away. A time of change; of growth; of transition. I fall hard for fall year after year. It still feels very summer-like in the midst of LA’s heat wave, so you can imagine my discomfort while trying to snap photo of this white cape! But really, isn’t it dreamy? I’m absolutely head over heals for this Paper Crown piece. It will transition…. Read more

FALL LOOKBOOK: The White Tee

Who else wants to live in a t-shirt?! My love for all things cozy inspired this fall lookbook video. I wanted to show you the versatility of a closet staple: the basic white tee. My favorite tee is the one I designed as part of You & Lu’s first collection. You can dress it up, dress it down, and wear it over and over… and over again. Here are five…. Read more

NYFW Video: Behind-the-Scenes

I’m back in California this morning, but my mind is still wandering through NYC. Fashion Week was exciting, eventful, and mostly — BUSY! I didn’t have a lot of time to reflect while I was in the city, but I caught up on both rest and reflection since returning home over the weekend. Mostly, I’m feeling grateful and inspired. My team and I tried something a little different this time around,…. Read more

Strut Your Style

We should all have a few pieces in our closet that make us feel sexy. Even if it’s just for ourselves. Maybe it’s your favorite stilettos. Or your boyfriend’s tee. Or your ripped-up jeans. A favorite of mine is this set by A.L.C. It hugs the curves I spent much of high school feeling embarrassed over. But with growth comes confidence, and with confidence comes sexiness. Put on something this week…. Read more

Cool, Casual and Chic From Your Closet

I’m guilty of shopping too often. I know it. My credit card knows it. My closet knows it. So, I’ve been making an effort to pull from pieces I already own, and create new outfit combos. It’s daunting at first (maybe pour yourself a glass of wine)… but so worth it. Here’s one way to pair a casual denim top with a leather skirt. This look can work multiple ways—…. Read more