Style

12.05.22

Women’s Loungewear That Is Stylish and Cozy

I love a cozy loungewear set as much as the next girl. During …

I love a cozy loungewear set as much as the next girl. During winter months, I turn to my loungewear collection whenever I’m home or on the go. From cozy sweatshirts to lounge dresses, and don’t get me started on the perfect, matching set – I love anything I can …

Reviews

07.26.22

My Review of the Veja Esplar Sneakers

When photos of Meghan Markle in Vejas made their way through the internet, …

When photos of Meghan Markle in Vejas made their way through the internet, the brand’s instagram was overwhelmed and “broke down.” Veja not only went on to become the no. 1 brand on instagram in 2018, but it’s stayed one of the top shoe brands since. And for good reason.

Fashion

06.14.22

Summer Wedding Guest Dresses

After attending approximately zero events in over two years, we were inviting to …

After attending approximately zero events in over two years, we were inviting to a wedding this fall. Aside from the obvious anxiety that comes from reemerging to such a big and “normal” event, I found myself wondering if I even own any dresses to wear to a wedding. Sure, I …

Fashion

06.13.22

Hermès Oran Sandals: Are They Worth It? An Honest Review.

On my first Mother’s Day 3 years ago, my husband and daughter gave …

On my first Mother’s Day 3 years ago, my husband and daughter gave me a pair of Hermés Oran sandals. And I’ve worn them every summer since. Designer shoes can be tough – especially heels which I don’t even bother with – and these are a major splurge. I never …

Fashion

06.07.22

The Best Women’s Pajamas (and My Favorite Nightgown)

Last week, I shared my favorite PJs for kids. So that got me …

Last week, I shared my favorite PJs for kids. So that got me thinking about the best women’s pajamas. When Petite Plume and Minnow came out with a collaboration, I decided to finally give the Petite Plume nightgown a try. And after just one night in my new nightgown, I …

Style

05.19.22

Black Summer Dresses and Fashion Essentials

When most of us think of summer, wearing head-to-toe black isn’t usually what …

When most of us think of summer, wearing head-to-toe black isn’t usually what comes to mind. White, blues, and colorful dresses fill stores (and our closets). I love a white linen dress, but some of my favorites for summer happen to be black. It’s definitely not the obvious choice, but …

Style

05.17.22

My Review of the Arizona EVA Waterproof Birkenstocks

Years and years ago, I bought a pair of Birkenstocks and returned them …

Years and years ago, I bought a pair of Birkenstocks and returned them almost immediately. They were leather and everyone was wearing them but I just couldn’t do it. Nothing against them – they just weren’t for me. Maybe it was the cork footbed? The buckle? I don’t know. Then …

Shopping

05.13.22

New Summer Dresses and Accessories

Have you ever looked in your closet at the start of a new …

Have you ever looked in your closet at the start of a new season (or just ever) and felt like you were sick of everything? Like you needed a refresh? After spending most of the last two years at home, I’m ready to live and wanted some new dresses and …

Style

05.07.22

Summer Capsule Wardrobe Under $200

I’ve been doing a lot of organizing and a little (read: very little) …

I’ve been doing a lot of organizing and a little (read: very little) shopping. And I’ve got summer on my mind. It’s always fun to pick up a few basics for the season, and I try to choose classic pieces that I won’t tire of. Trends are fun, but once …

Fashion

04.24.22

Spring Basics From Madewell

After a winter of sweatpants and hibernating, I’m feeling ready for some real …

After a winter of sweatpants and hibernating, I’m feeling ready for some real outfits. Nothing too crazy, but some spring basics that leave me feeling a bit more…together. My sweatsuit collection is something, but now that my jeans fit again, the idea of putting some real pants on sounds kind …

Fashion

04.11.22

Spring Essentials to Buy at the Shopbop Sale

April in Chicago is a little tricky. The flowers are slowly starting to …

April in Chicago is a little tricky. The flowers are slowly starting to bloom and temps are “warming up” a little bit. It’s either in the 60s or snowing and you never know what you’re going to get. Spring is sort of in the air, but it’s definitely on my …

Fashion

03.26.22

Classic Spring Fashion Trends

There are those classic spring trends I love, year after year. The words …

There are those classic spring trends I love, year after year. The words “classic” and “trend” might seem to contradict each other, but classic style is always on-trend. I’ve also found newer trends that feel timeless, like block print and eyelet.  Flowy dresses, light denim, and woven bags are “trendy” …

Style

03.14.22

20 Straw Bags For Spring

You know how much I love woven elements in my home, but I …

You know how much I love woven elements in my home, but I also love when raffia and rattan weave (sorry, had to) into my closet. From bags and sandals to jewelry and accessories, woven accessories are practical, stylish, and sustainable. So today, I’m sharing 20 straw bags for spring.

Fashion

02.16.22

The Spring Wardrobe Staples To Have In Your Closet This Season

  Ah, spring. It just may be my favorite season. Flowers begin to …

  Ah, spring. It just may be my favorite season. Flowers begin to bloom – new life grows – there’s the sound of birds in the morning, and the sun stays out a little longer each day. You know how I feel about my elevated loungewear but I love getting dressed …

Fashion

02.03.22

My Favorite Stripe Sweaters and Tops

My Favorite Stripe Sweaters and Tops There are few things more timeless and …

My Favorite Stripe Sweaters and Tops There are few things more timeless and effortlessly chic than a classic stripe top. The Breton stripe was the uniform of the French navy back in the 1800s, and has been worn by fashion icons like Audrey Hepburn, Jackie O, and Bridgette Bardot. I …

Fashion

01.11.22

Women’s Cold Weather Accessories That Will Keep You Warm This Winter

The snow and freezing temps came late this year, but there’s no way …

The snow and freezing temps came late this year, but there’s no way around it – it’s time to bundle up. I’ve put together a list of 22 women’s cold weather accessories at various price-points. (lots of cashmere $100 and under!).  From ribbed scarves to knit gloves, I chose classic …

Baby and Kids

01.08.22

Valentine’s Day Outfits for Babies, Toddlers, and Kids

I’m back with another excuse to be festive. Valentine’s outfits are always fun …

I’m back with another excuse to be festive. Valentine’s outfits are always fun because they can be worn year-round. My girls love hearts, so I got them each a little purse and went with the Je T’aime sweatshirt. Margot loves France so I’m hoping it will resonate. If you’re planning …

Shopping

11.16.21

10 Women-Owned Fashion Brands to Shop This Year

Back with another female-founded post – this time, sharing my favorite women-owned fashion …

Back with another female-founded post – this time, sharing my favorite women-owned fashion brands! From shoes and cashmere to jewelry and everything in between, here are the 10 women-owned fashion brands to shop this year. Let’s support other women and shop these amazing brands this holiday season. 🤍  See more …

Fashion

10.11.21

The Fashion Essentials to Buy at the Big Fall Shopbop Sale

Last week, I shared my fall capsule, and today marks the start of …

Last week, I shared my fall capsule, and today marks the start of Shopbop’s big fall sale! Use the code STYLE to save 15% off orders of $200+, 20% off orders of $500+, and 25% off orders of $800+ on almost everything! I always like to check the top sellers, …

Fashion

09.29.21

Fall Capsule Wardrobe

  I wasn’t sure if I was going to do a fall capsule …

  I wasn’t sure if I was going to do a fall capsule wardrobe this year. I am still fairly isolated and don’t go out much. On the days I work from home, I usually wear sweats or workout clothes. Now that we have this project coming up, I already …

Fashion

08.23.21

Late Summer Outfit Ideas

There’s that thing that happens as we inch closer to September. The air …

There’s that thing that happens as we inch closer to September. The air feels like the same, but a few trees have already started changing colors, and it’s knowing that summer is fleeting. I’ve started to feel a shift – a need to get outside and make the most of …