My post today is simply devoted to one of my favorite colors: bubblegum pink! There's something about it that's so vibrant, happy, girly, youthful, fun, and a little wild. Bubblegum pink has a firm root within popular culture, beauty, and fashion. Let me show you! Who could forget this epic opening scene, starring the color… Continue reading Bubblegum Pink!
*Before I get into today's post, I just want to thank friends and readers for their positive feedback and encouragement. If ever I had doubts about this blog, I certainly cannot now. So, again, thank you so very much.* Today's post includes some fun outfit ideas for the 4th of July! Now, I know it's… Continue reading Stars, Stripes, & Fashion!
Chicagoans and visitors to the Windy City need to check out the new boutique, bliss&belle in Lincoln Park! Owned by fellow Hoosier alumnus, Blake Bell, this women's apparel store located at 1011 West Armitage Avenue is beyond charming. The atmosphere is friendly, colorful, upbeat and trendy; a wonderful, summery respite from the gray skies of… Continue reading bliss&belle Boutique
I'm a huge fan of the slimming, negative space power of black. I wear it all the time. It's fun to accessorize with and did I mention, slimming? At the same time, I'm finding wearing fun colors and interesting combinations is as enjoyable as coloring with a giant Crayola Crayon box when I was a… Continue reading Color Play
Today we're going with a different format. Instead of one topic, I'm going to ruminate, discuss, and mention things that I'm thinking about that I want to share with you! My dear friend, Kylie: thank you SO much for recommending the podcast, "Dirty John". I am listening to episode #3 as I write and I… Continue reading Smörgåsbord
Hi friends! Tomorrow I head to sunny Florida for a little mini vacation/Spring Break trip! I'm so excited to see my dear aunt and uncle and to get the hell away from this chilly, gloomy, gray weather. That also means that I gotta pack! Here are some lovely things going into my luggage! As you… Continue reading Packing for Florida!
Part potential, part pipe dream - here's what's in my fantasy Hefty bag (with extra flex). I've been on the hunt for an awesome boucle skirt for a while now and I'm kind of in love with the fresh blue pastel take by Topshop. If you need a new pair of white jeans without the… Continue reading My Fantasy Spring Shopping Bag!