May 4, 2015

urban outfitters x swimwear part 1.

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Urban Outfitters swimsuit  |  Akira kimono (similar)

Part numero uno of a fun little swimwear piece I'm doing with Urban Outfitters. Despite my translucent color, lounging poolside or letting my unfortunate country roots show while drinking Budweiser's in the river, is one of my favorite ways to unwind in the summer months. I've always been a bikini clad kind of gal, but I couldn't help myself from picking-out this unique little one-piece by Kore. Pastel colors juxtaposed with sheer mesh panels totally caught my eye. & with my white stomach covered, will totally save on those SPF 80 costs.

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May 3, 2015

polka dotty.

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Walktrendy dress  |  Urban Outfitters cardigan  |  Jeffrey Campbell booties (similar)

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March 20, 2015

cobalt clues.

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thrifted flannel shirt (similar)  |  Missguided crop top  |  Kill City jeans  |  Chanel bag  |  Urban Outfitters boots

I've been lost in a k-hole of black jeans only this winter since moving. I didn't realize it was a problem until coming home & my mom calling me out for it after stalking me via my blog. "Switch it up!" she said. Then I went to unpack the few things I brought with me & another realization was upon me: I only brought 3 pairs of black jeans. Well, shit. But you guys, there's high-waisted black jeans, ripped black jeans, cropped black jeans... they're all different! Or maybe I'm an addict trying to justify.

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March 16, 2015

belle white.

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Koshka sweater  |  D.brand jeans (similar)  |  Urban Outfitters boots

A little visit home for the first time since my move is exactly what I needed. Sometimes in life, you just need to take a step back & surround yourself with real, unconditional love for a bit of clarity. & cats. Cats are always necessary.

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March 13, 2015

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Koshka jacket  |  The Laundry Room t-shirt  |  Urban Outfitters jeans (similar)  |  Nasty Gal necklace  |  Converse shoes

TGIF is the jam. This metallic embroidered jacket is also the jam. Jam on toast. Something, something, Friday!

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March 11, 2015

she wore blue velvet.

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Lulus dress  |  Zara shirt  |  Nasty Gal bag  |  Shoemint boots (similar)

Don't focus on what looks like mountains of snow behind me & my bare legs. Focus instead on the fact that the snow is actually melting rapidly (hallelujah!) & it was "warm" enough to go sans black tights. My definition of warm albeit is a little skewed, but this is coming from a girl who despises summer heat. Just gimmie these middle ground temps that allow me layering options & leave the extremes behind, please?

(Photos by Erica Lavelanet)
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February 26, 2015

white wall.

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It's funny because as we were walking down the street, Erica asked where I wanted to shoot my outfit & without thinking I pointed at this white wall to which she laughed. You can take the girl away from home, but not away from her white wall OOTD's.

(Photos by Erica Lavelanet)
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February 23, 2015

nyfw day 4.

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turquoise coat (similar)  |  Nasty Gal bag  |  Asos shoes (similar)

Big boxy coats: trendy fashion or layering survival tool? For me, this fashion week was all about the outerwear. This outfit was such an easy, no-brainer, throw-on. Pile on a bunch of black shit & match my warm coat to my emerald satin shoes & out the door. Monochromatic match-y when thinking about what to wear during hangover life isn't an option.

(Photos by Lauren Gould)
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February 18, 2015

asos x nyfw.

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I recently teamed up with blogger babes Lauren & Erica, bad ass photographer Scott Brasher, & Asos for a fun NYFW feature. We froze our very well-dressed little butts off strolling through Soho on a freezing day last week which was a precursor to the shit fashion week weather to follow. Which also had me questioning my sanity on the daily while layering up on multiple pairs of tights, over socks, with layered turtlenecks, etc. Proof that even the most seemingly together ladies are actually deep down psychos because no sane person was outside this last week. My hands are still cold just thinking about it. So I'm about to channel the poppy print on my dress & go to a warm mental head space for a bit. Send me your warmest vibes.

(Photos by Scott Brasher)
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February 16, 2015

nyfw day 2.

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Asos coat  |  Akira shirt  |  Pink Tartan skirt (similar)  |  Asos bag (similar)  |  Asos boots

I literally went to sleep Thursday night saying "I can't wait to wear feathers tomorrow". & now I wish I could wear feathers everyday. Maybe I will.

(Photo by Lauren Gould)
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