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

California Winter

Don’t let anyone fool you — there’s no such thing as a California winter. Sure, we’re all in parkas when it drops below 60, but that doesn’t make it winter. Not when you’re a Michigan native… Still, I have a few winter-like pieces in my closet. This gray coat and ivory skirt from Nordstrom both scream snow-time [minus my bare legs]. I rocked them California-style and wore the combo to a work event….. Read more

The Lyst: January Favorites

Time for our monthly lyst of favorite finds! From kiss-worthy lipstick to chic rain boots and pretty planners, you’ll love our mix of must-haves. First, imagine how adorable you’ll look snapping photos with this pink polaroid camera while wearing a pair of round sunnies. Maybe the duo doesn’t scream winter, but it’s an escape from January gloom. For those of you with no choice but to brave the cold, I’m loving…. Read more

One Coat, Two Ways: Sweet to Sassy

I’ll [sometimes] find myself debating whether I want my style to be sweet or sassy. If it’s a work day, professionalism always wins. But if it’s a girl’s night out or a fun date, I like to feel edgier. Hence, why I’m trying to only splurge on purchases I can style multiple ways. I love a piece that can be worn causally, conservatively… and every way in between. Get more…. Read more