Captoe Boots

It seems like autumn is in a hurry to come back to Chicago. The weather has been temperamental and I think my arms have gotten stronger from repeatedly taking my jacket on and off. So what’s a girl to do? Oh, I know, let’s style the perfect fall look! I’m really loving these captoe booties … Continue reading

Bookshelves on the Mind…

I’m so excited to share my all time favorite DIY project (past ones include this & this) but here’s a little teaser of the inspiration pictures that I used, have a good weekend everyone! via via via via via

Dressing for Lollapalooza

My thoughts and prayers are with those families that were effected by the tragic shooting at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin. To learn more about candlelight vigils and memorial ceremonies happening across the country please click here. Almost 48 hours later, I’m still exhausted from Lollapalooza. The music, the dancing, the food, it took a … Continue reading

Ikat with a Twist

This weekend I searched high and low for the perfect outfit for a friend’s DJ gig at a downtown hotspot. I was looking for the perfect combination of dressy and unique so my look wouldn’t melt into the sea of tight dresses and platform heels that usually dominate the scene. I fell in love with … Continue reading

Seeking Inspiration…

It’s been a busy couple weeks for me and juggling quite a few different projects has left me with little time to focus on my creative outlets like styling, DIY projects and of course, blogging! Things should start winding down by the end of this month but until then, I’ve been turning to my Pinterest … Continue reading

Links A La Mode

Edited by: Sonia of In Pursuit of Style Beyond just the change in temperatures, something key to this time of year is spring cleaning. Whether it be your closet, desk in your office or your body of toxins, its a great time to get rid of the old and be open to change. Make an … Continue reading

Reader Question: Styling a Black Sleeveless Blouse

I recently received a reader question, asking me to style this sheer black sleeveless blouse: via And, since I’ve been light on day to night posts lately (sorry!) I thought I would style this blouse two different ways – a more casual look and another ensemble perfect for a night out. For the day outfit, … Continue reading

This Weekend: Black + White

I was looking thorough my closet this weekend and everywhere I looked I saw bright colors – hot pink, neon yellow, teal, every color that you can imagine. As much as I’ve enjoyed styling the neons and pastels that are the “it” colors of the season, my eyes were tired of the color explosion. So this … Continue reading

This Weekend: Sleeveless Blazer

Sorry for the radio silence for most of last week but I’m back with a few surprises this week! The best part about this year’s sleeveless blazer trend is that it lets me pull together a layered outfit – mixing textures, patters and colors – even during the warmer months. There are so many ways … Continue reading

This Weekend: Mint Green

I’m officially obsessed with colored jeans! I’ve been wearing a cobalt blue pair for awhile now but I also added this pretty mint green to my wardrobe recently.The great thing about this hue is that it pairs with so many colors – ranging from neutrals to bright neons – so I can’t wait to style … Continue reading