Winter Bliss: Aspen Travel Diary

I just spent a week in the North Pole. Hot cocoa, white lights, snow angels… the magic was everywhere in Aspen. Even the people seemed happier than Santa himself. I couldn’t ski this trip because of the sweet babe in my belly. I had expected to feel a little disappointed to be missing out on the slopes, but instead I was able to explore the town in a way I never…. Read more

Three Ways to Wear Over-the-Knee Boots

Over-the-knee boots are everywhere. It took me time to indulge, because I wasn’t sure how often I could rock them. Turns out this trend is wearable all day, everyday. I’ve worn them with everything from an old pair of leggings to a corporate-style dress. Best part is, this trend can make you feel gooooood on a night out AND stylishly on-point for a day at the office… #winning. PS. BUMP…. 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

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

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