Month: September 2015

12 Fall Fashion Essentials

Have you begun wearing fall styles yet? While it’s still a little warm to be dressing in heavy sweaters and boots here in Chicago, I’ve been taking inventory of pieces I already own in my closet and browsing new styles…

Beyond the ‘gram

If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll catch little glimpses of daily life and happenings around the blog and in Chicago. But, if I’m being totally honest here: As much as I love the platform for creative imagery and connecting…

Decorating for Fall

While I admit it doesn’t quite feel like fall yet — we’ve been having a warm sunny week! —I have been making small updates around home for the new season. Easy things, like swapping lightweight throws for heavier blankets, replacing summery…


Farewell, sweet summer. Today marks the first day of fall. Are you ready for the new season? Personally speaking, I’m excited for the change. I came across a quote: “Autumn…the year’s last, loveliest smile.” Isn’t that a nice sentiment? While…

Links I Love

• 13 straightforward interior design tips that make a big impact. • Perhaps my favorite collection from NYFW: Carolina Herrera. • An interesting take on the modern house party. • 10 luxury islands that are surprisingly affordable. • Inspiration for designing and stocking a kitchen.…

Loving Lately

Floral Scarf (only $15!) || Ivory Cardigan || Blush Scarf (looks so soft) || Blush + Bronzer Palette || Wool Felt Hat || Pearl Earrings (less than $15) || Pomegranate Blood Orange Home Fragrance || Sunglasses || Satchel Bag (#wishlisted) || 2016 Planner ||…

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  • Wedding traditions? Yes, we’re definitely keeping some to our day! — plus, a few local traditions to New Orleans: like the “Second Line” parade 🎺🎼 #neworleans #wedding #3monthcountdown
  • Summer style favorites 🖤
Click over to the blog to see what I picked up @woodfieldmall for this season! #summerstyle #FoundAtSimon #WoodfieldMall
  • going country for @windycitysmokeout 🇺🇸💃🏼🎸🔥
  • Cheers to my fave Chicago summer fest: @windycitysmokeout 🇺🇸🍺🎸
  • snip snip ✂️ Thanks @alexbrownhair for the fabulous cut!
  • summer sips at this hideout 🍹

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