Style

05.26.17

What To Buy On Sale Memorial Day Weekend

Those Memorial Day weekend sales are in full swing and it’s time to …

Those Memorial Day weekend sales are in full swing and it’s time to stock up on summer basics and home decor, too. Finding the right items to invest in can be a pain, so I’ve rounded up some of my favorite items below. Happy shopping and happy long weekend! Get 40% off …

Fashion

05.23.17

Basic

When it comes to my wardrobe, I’m all about the basics. From jeans …

When it comes to my wardrobe, I’m all about the basics. From jeans and a leather jackets to loafers and button downs, it’s those classic staples that make up my day-to-day wardrobe. Last year’s closet clean-out was so good for me but I’m (somehow) still missing so many essentials. Mostly just tops and …

Style

05.19.17

3 Looks with Tiffany & Co.

Last week, Tiffany & Co. and Who What Wear invited me to celebrate …

Last week, Tiffany & Co. and Who What Wear invited me to celebrate the launch of the new HardWear Collection here in Chicago. I tried on a few outfits–along with a few pieces from the collection–before choosing a final look for a night out to celebrate Tiffany & Co with some of …

Fashion

05.15.17

Getting Dressed Up

I never have the right dresses for events and always find myself scrambling …

I never have the right dresses for events and always find myself scrambling for something new last-minute. Here are a few pieces I found for spring and summer events.

Fashion

Travel

05.08.17

What I Packed for a Week in Portugal

This post is 2 months late but since I did some of my …

This post is 2 months late but since I did some of my best packing to date for our weeklong trip to Portugal, I figured better late than never. I spent about an hour throwing my favorite basics into a suitcase and we were off. My outfits were simpler than ever–I …

Fashion

04.25.17

9 Sandals and Slides for Spring

Spring weather is finally here! Time to break out those open-toe shoes.

Spring weather is finally here! Time to break out those open-toe shoes.

Fashion

04.24.17

Capsule Your Closet and Win $250 to Lilla P

Enter to win $250 in store credit to one of my favorite brands …

Enter to win $250 in store credit to one of my favorite brands for classic and cozy essentials …

Style

04.18.17

What are Your Thoughts on Aging?

What’s your take on aging and who you’re becoming with age, too? I’ll …

What’s your take on aging and who you’re becoming with age, too? I’ll be 40 later this year and feel neither young nor old, but realize I’m entering what people call “middle age.” I haven’t “settled down,” and don’t feel an itch to do so, either.  Such a good question! I have thought …

Style

04.14.17

On Sale This Weekend

The Shopbop sale of the season has been extended through Sunday at 11:59pm PST, so you have …

The Shopbop sale of the season has been extended through Sunday at 11:59pm PST, so you have all weekend to save up to 25% off with the code EVENT17. Here are some of my picks–most of which I ordered since I needed a few things to get me through spring and summer.  And there …

Style

04.11.17

The Big Sale

My favorite store is having another big sale! Get 20% off orders under …

My favorite store is having another big sale! Get 20% off orders under $500 and 25% off orders $500 or more with the code EVENT17. The sale starts today and ends Friday, so now’s your chance to stock up for wedding season, spring, and because I’m feeling hopeful, summer days at the pool! …

Style

03.29.17

Set the Table

Now that I have a fully functional kitchen, I’ve really enjoyed having friends …

Now that I have a fully functional kitchen, I’ve really enjoyed having friends over for dinner and have been slowly figuring out what it is I actually need when it comes to small, intimate dinner parties. Less is more, so the right flatware, some simple flowers, candles, and pretty napkins …

Fashion

03.24.17

Spring Essentials

After packing just the essentials for my trip to Portugal I want to …

After packing just the essentials for my trip to Portugal I want to really make it all about the basics this spring. Here’s what I plan on wearing–on repeat–this season. Distressed denim and button downs Get them here and here // image via Slides or Loafers These or these // image via …

Fashion

02.28.17

Fashion Essentials On Sale

Shopbop is having another one of their big sales–save up to 25% off …

Shopbop is having another one of their big sales–save up to 25% off with the code GOBIG17. It’s time to stock up on great basics. This sale happens to fall two weeks before my trip to Portugal, and I’ve been wanting a few things for our trip. Ray Ban Aviators Shop now Vince …

Beauty

02.27.17

My Makeup Artist’s Beauty Picks

Last week, Shannon O’Brien came over to do my makeup before filming a video for …

Last week, Shannon O’Brien came over to do my makeup before filming a video for C1 Revolution. And I just so happened to have an event I was hosting at Allis the same night. Ok, so I planned the video shoot around the event so I’d look decent for both. While Shannon …

Beauty

02.02.17

Strengthen Your Fine, Damaged Hair With These Products

After really overdoing it with the drying and straightening, it happened. An entire layer …

After really overdoing it with the drying and straightening, it happened. An entire layer of hair broke off leaving my hair even finer than it was to begin with. A few months ago, I ordered tons a few serums, vitamins, shampoos, and deep conditioners that would hopefully thicken and strengthen my fine and …

Beauty

01.17.17

How to Keep Your Skin Hydrated This Winter

We go from dresses and sandals to sweaters and boots, so it’s only …

We go from dresses and sandals to sweaters and boots, so it’s only natural that we’d change our skincare routine when weather conditions change. That dry, cold winter weather has the power to take your skin from dry to my face is literally going to fall off. As someone who …

Fashion

01.16.17

On Repeat

I know I’m not the only one who finds the perfect pair of …

I know I’m not the only one who finds the perfect pair of denim, off shoulder top, oversized sweater, or loafers and wears them on repeat. And now that I’ve pared down my wardrobe (more on that as soon as I have time to put something together), I thought I’d …

Fashion

01.05.17

Fashion Essentials: What I’m Wearing This Winter

It’s so cold. Like less than zero cold, which calls for doing everything I …

It’s so cold. Like less than zero cold, which calls for doing everything I can to stay warm. After a month or so of icy temps, I’ve found myself turning to the same winter essentials week after week. Cashmere scarves, oversized sweaters, a great winter coat, and my favorite snow boots. Here are …

Style

12.21.16

Giving the Gift of Experiences

I didn’t have a car the first four years I lived in Chicago and relied …

I didn’t have a car the first four years I lived in Chicago and relied on a mix of public transit and UberX–the latter being my favorite way to get around Chicago. It’s fast, easy, and is especially ideal when it’s freezing or when I’m running late. And considering my life, one of those …

Fashion

12.16.16

Stacked and Layered

When it comes to jewelry, it shouldn’t be a surprise that I prefer …

When it comes to jewelry, it shouldn’t be a surprise that I prefer something simple and timeless. Last weekend, I got all bundled up and went to lunch with my friend Emilia, but this time, I had on something extra special. I was so excited when David Yurman asked me …

Style

12.08.16

8 Candles to Gift This Holiday Season

Some might say candles are a typical gift, but most people enjoy them and …

Some might say candles are a typical gift, but most people enjoy them and don’t want to spend $25+ on something like that for themselves. And it’s a chance to select a color, style, or scent that the person you’re gifting will like–something that feels like them. And a pretty candle jar …

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