Spring + Summer

July 17, 2017
5 Ways To Wear Gingham
Lemons may be having their moment this summer, but gingham will always be a mainstay in terms of summer prints. From picnic baskets to blankets, gingham is a print that most associate with summer itself. It's been one of my favorites for quite some ...
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July 10, 2017
What To Wear To A Summer BBQ
When it comes time to get ready, I just want something effortless. I gravitate towards bringing maxi dresses with me for weekends like these because it’s the only thing I can wear where I can actually beat MG getting dressed.
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July 5, 2017
Dressing For July In New York
If you’ve ever been to New York in the summer you know it gets steamy. The heat gets trapped between the buildings being so close together and so much concrete and the air can be stifling. In short – it’s a little miserable, and anyone who lives here ...
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June 27, 2017
What To Wear For The 4th of July
The 4th of July is without a doubt one of my favorite holidays – hot dogs, fireworks, pool time and America. What could be better? I have so many fond memories of the 4th of July from growing up. We’ve spent tons of holidays at the ballpark watchi ...
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June 21, 2017
Floral Wrap Dress
Well, it's official. Today is the first day of summer! Even though I mark the first day of summer over Memorial Day weekend there's something about the "real" arrival that just makes me want to put on my favorite dress and head to the nearest patio f ...
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June 15, 2017
Vacation Style With ASOS
I don’t know about you guys, but I get really really excited for summer every year. I feel like I spend most of the winter dreaming of somewhere warmer and planning our travel (and obviously the outfits that go along with) to keep me from going crazy ...
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June 13, 2017
Cotton Maxi Dress
I love to live in maxi dresses during the summer – whether they're bright and cheery like this one or simple and monochromatic, it's my go to especially when the season really takes off and I'm busy week after week. I picked up this dress at the b ...
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June 7, 2017
The “Goes With Everything” Dress
With the unofficial kickoff to summer behind us I’m ready to embrace long days, cold cocktails, and patio season! I don’t know about you but post Memorial Day, I flip the switch and am in summer mode in all aspects until Labor Day (and then some). I ...
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June 5, 2017
5 Summer Straw Hats
As much as I love getting sun in the summertime, in my older age I've become much more conscious of protecting my skin. Whether it's the right sunscreen, makeup that has sunscreen in it, or oversized sunnies I try to keep an arsenal of weapons that c ...
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May 31, 2017
Summer Heels
I've been super excited about these heels for a lot of reasons and mostly just waiting for the weather to finally turn and the rain to stop so that they could make their debut. I find it really difficult to wear true heels in the summer and tend to g ...
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May 22, 2017
Flutter Sleeves
Instant love. That's what happened when I first laid eyes on this adorable top! I don't know if it was the little floral print or the pintucked flutter sleeves or the combination of both, but something about this shirt just told me it needed to be ...
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May 18, 2017
Linen Romper
My summer vibe can be summed up in two words: casual and breezy. Sure, you’ll find me in a lot of dresses and wedges or a heel, but dresses are my definition of easy. Then I discovered this romper.
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May 15, 2017
Summer Date Nights + Stitch Fix Styling
Memorial Day is right around the corner and you know what that means? Summer is almost here! I've been cleaning out my closet in anticipation of my favorite 4 months of the year. My summer wardrobe is at least 2x the size of my fall/winter wardrob ...
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May 11, 2017
What Inspires You?
Someone asked me this question recently and it really made me think. Where am I the most creative? Where do I feel the most energized and inspired? The answer then became simple the more I thought about it: I’m the most inspired when I travel. ...
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May 8, 2017
A Comfortable LBD Under $100
How many of you guys own a little black dress that is so comfortable that you could probably do yoga in? My guess is your answer is no. Most dressy clothes are let's face it – not that comfortable. I would've said the same thing until I stumbled u ...
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May 3, 2017
How To Style A Smocked Skirt
Spring is officially upon us and so that means it's time to dust off your skirts and sandals! Inevitably the first few real weeks of the season after 6 months of waiting I stand there in my closet and ask myself, "what do I wear"? While we're stil ...
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April 26, 2017
Gingham Dress & My Southern Roots
It's true what they say – you can take the girl out of Texas, but you can't take the Texas out of the girl. It wasn't until our last trip back to the Lone Star State that it really hit me how much that rings true. In my early twenties I really tri ...
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April 24, 2017
Floral Pants & Mules
Every year when spring rolls around, I feel like my wardrobe makes a huge shift. I go from edgy New York City girl to sweet and southern casual girl again. I actually have kept a section of my closet for all of the new things I've been most excited t ...
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April 17, 2017
What’s Your Happy Place?
Everyone has one. Whether it's walking along the beach listening to the waves crash, sitting on a patio watching the sunset, or curled up in bed with a good book there's really no wrong answer. Your happy place is very personal to you and you alone a ...
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April 10, 2017
White Dresses Under $100
Easter Sunday is one of my favorite days from growing up. We would always go to church and follow it up with a big celebratory brunch with all of our family friends (our relatives lived far away). I used to start at the dessert and work my way back t ...
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March 30, 2017
Swimsuit Season
Every year as we round the corner towards spring and summer I start getting the itch to shop for swimsuits. Maybe it's the anticipation of finally being in a pool or an ocean again, but I love to think ahead to what I might want to wear for the new s ...
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March 27, 2017
Are You A Jeans Person?
You're running late and have 15 minutes to get dressed and be out the door. What do you put on? My answer 9 times out of 10 is a pair of jeans. I realized the other day looking at a few friends' Instagram accounts that they're what I would call "dre ...
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March 21, 2017
Our Big Adventure
It's official – Spring is here! This change in season is one of the most highly anticipated for me every year. I happily say goodbye to winter (even if it's not completely warm yet) and I start looking forward to everything that the new season brings ...
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March 14, 2017
Transitioning From Winter
Despite the fact that snow is falling down on most of the Northeast and Midwest today, I'd much prefer to look ahead to the coming days where we can finally ditch our coats (again) and move towards dresses and sunnier days. Before we get back to san ...
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March 9, 2017
Chasing Your Dreams
Admittedly, I had not seen a single movie that was up for an Oscar. Oops! I haven’t been to a movie in ages even though several of them were on my list. To my surprise and delight La La Land was available for me to watch on my flight the other week s ...
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March 7, 2017
Ready To Spring Forward
Mother nature has been playing a few tricks on us, but I hate to admit that we’re not quite there yet. There have been peeks of spring and for those of you fortunate enough to get out of town you can get tastes of the next season elsewhere. In antici ...
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March 2, 2017
Making The Transition
The transition to Spring is always the easiest for me to make. I'm usually hitting the gas on breaking out my skirts and sleeveless tops long before most are in anticipation of the real arrival of spring (a.k.a. the END of the dreadful winter). Even ...
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August 30, 2016
A Place For Everything
Long gone are the days of complicated accessories and clothing that don’t serve a purpose for me. I’ve been living the city life for far too long now for things that I own to not serve a purpose and most importantly help a sister out. I’m the girl th ...
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August 23, 2016
The Final Countdown
I can't believe we're in the final countdown of summer. Labor Day is around the corner and thanks to the humidity and heat here in the city, I'm actually thinking that this year's transition to fall will for the first time be a welcome one. It was ...
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August 17, 2016
Something To Look Forward To
As busy as this entire summer has been, it’s been so much fun to have this constant flow of things to look forward to. Week after week whether it’s dinner with friends I’ve been missing, another wedding celebrating a couple we love, a quick trip home ...
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