Showing posts from January, 2016

Fuzzy Sweater

WHAT I WORE: tip to toe!Get the look: sweater / turtleneckculottes / backpack

#HouseCrush Home Decor Swap

WHO: Dewdrop, a local company started by fellow DC native Kristine Thomas, which produces fashion events such as clothing swaps, which benefit charitable organizations like Goodwill Greater Washington.

WHAT: You are invited to join me at Dewdrop's first-ever home décor swap, #HouseCrush. Get together with a fun group of ladies and find stylish home items to spice up your rooms for the new year.

WHERE: Keller Williams Realty event space | 2101 Wilson Blvd, Arlington VA

WHEN: Saturday, February 6th from 1 to 4pm | Swap begins at 2:30pm

HOW: You'll need to buy a ticket to the swap; you can do so online by clicking are $15+ tax in advance or $20+ tax at the door. Or you can win a free ticket by entering my contest on YouTube and Instagram.

Never been to a home decor swap before? Here's how it works: First, you'll need to go through your home décor and decide what you can part with. Look for things that no longer fit your interior design aesthetic, but you would s…

Winter White

WHAT I WORE: tip to toe!Shop similar items... Look #1: sweater / skirt / shoes Look #2: coat / shoes
Happy New Year! Hope you all had an amazing holiday! I spent mine with my family at the Salamander Resort in Middleburg, VA we ordered ALOT of room service, sat by the firepit and didn't have to clean up...that's my kind of holiday! When we got back my mom hosted her annual Kwanzaa dinner, which we like to call Kwanzamas
It was 70 degrees on Christmas day and many people have said the warm weather cheated them out of a true holiday season; do you agree? I say...since the weather isn't playing by the rules, neither am I. 
White after Labor Day (and before Memorial Day)...yep! All bets are off. What fashion rules are you breaking in 2016?

Signature Silhouette

WHAT I WORE: tip to toe!Get the look: sweater / shirtdress / bag / pants / boots
So...remember back in 2013 when I made it my New Year's resolution to develop a signature style? And we decided that a structured blazer was my spirit animal? forward three years and it looks like I've settled into an entire signature silhouette. 
This tunic flowy top/narrow leg/high boot look is my jam and I've been rocking it so many different ways lately. Long duster cardigans over skinny jeans...shift dresses over leggings...I can switch it up and still create a look that is flattering for my body. Have you figured out a signature silhouette?

Sketch Me Like One of Your French Girls...

This round-up was created by Emily Brickel Edelson, the talented artist behind Chic Sketch, a fashion forward mobile app that sketches photos into Instagrammable fashion illustrations by real fashion illustrators in a matter of minutes. Are you #sketchworthy?
10 Biggest Fashion Moments at the Golden Globes

Taraji P. Henson in custom Stella McCartney

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Jennifer Lopez in Giambattista Valli Haute Couture

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Jennifer Lawrence in Dior Haute Couture
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Laverne Cox in Elizabeth Kennedy

Jenna Dewan-Tatum in Zuhair Murad Couture