The Weekender

standard March 15, 2016 2 responses

The Weekender - 1My quest for the perfect weekender bag has been accomplished and wouldn’t it be nice if the weekend lasted five days instead of just two?! You have no idea how much is packed into this bag and since my spring break is coming up, I’ll definitely have to show you how I pack. The bag is canvas with leather accents and for a special touch, I splurged another ten dollars to get it monogrammed. I figured this is a great investment piece, so why not. (Side note, it’s non-returnable when monogrammed.) I can’t wait to jet out of Chicago real soon.
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Photography: Limani Designs

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The Traveling Dress

standard March 9, 2016 4 responses

the traveling dressI’m sure you’ve read or seen the story of The Traveling Pants, but have you heard of The Traveling Dress?! Well, this INC jacquard dress was originally my mom’s and then my older sister wore it for a bit and somehow I went into my sister’s closet and took it and never gave it back (oops!)

One of the benefits of growing up with two sisters was that we would always borrow each other’s clothes and still do so today; to a certain extent. Although, it’s harder to borrow my younger sister’s clothes in Melbourne, we always swap when we are visiting each other. I paired this dress with a double buckle belt to give some structure to my silhouette and since it’s still transitional weather here in Chicago, I’m trying to get as much wear out of my over the knee boots as much as possible and my favorite moto jacket. I’m definitely excited that spring is here earlier than expected, but let’s hope it sticks around for a while.
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GAP: Moto Leather Jacket (option) // INC: The Traveling Dress (future traveling dress) // Calvin Klein: Boots (1, 2) // Ray-Ban: Sunglasses

Photography: Xristina

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Puppy Love

standard January 26, 2016 Leave a response

Puppy Love - 1It feels like a while since I’ve written a blog post, but all I have to say is, it’s January; enough said. It’s been really cold the last couple of weeks and I also jetted to Austin this past weekend (photo journal coming soon) just to feel some warmth. One pattern I have noticed over the blogging years is that January is a hard month to post a lot of outfit photos due to weather and time. I feel like I haven’t had a free moment in a while. With that said, I’m sharing my favorite sweater that always makes me feel good and I have officially named Puppy Love because I wear it so much.Puppy Love - 2 Puppy Love - 3 Puppy Love - 4 Puppy Love - 5

Gap: Sweater (option) // Tulle Skirt: (option) // Forever 21: Belt (option) // LK Bennett: Shoes // Jil Sander: Clutch (option) // Ray-Ban: Sunglasses

Photography: Limani Designs