Month: February 2016

Links I Love

• Explore these romantic escapes around the globe. • Best looks from the Oscars… who was your favorite? • See a history of popular names over the past 100 years. • A collection of tips and simple hacks for spring cleaning. • Bookmark this recipe…

Spring Weekend Wear

Happy Friday! Chicago is getting glimpses of spring lately… and though short-lived, it feels pretty amazing. After months of winter, nothing seems more welcome than a little sunshine and fresh air! (That, and, ditching heavy layers for new arrivals.) A classic striped…

7 Décor Tips to Style Like a Parisian

I developed an admiration for French culture years ago, eagerly learning the language at a young age — and even went on to formally study the language and French history in college. While I’d jet set to Paris again in…

Lately

{enjoying a springlike day along the lake} {a pretty line-up of stripes and florals at Kate Spade} {remixing classic pieces in River North} {sharing a New Orleans travel guide} {a night out for Kevin’s annual holiday party, in this gown} …

Spring Feeling

Dreaming of spring… and these pretty pieces! A lightweight off-the-shoulder dress, this soft cashmere scarf, lots of crisp blue and white, and a floral cosmetic case under $8. Enjoy your weekend, everyone! Allegra Hicks Book || Chloe ‘Marcie’ Bag || Chanel…

Wintry in West Loop

If you’re a Chicago reader or local to the Midwest, you’re probably feeling ready to embrace spring. (I sure am!) These last few months of winter can be tough, but it helps to get out and make the most of…

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  • Not to insinuate fall is coming soon (there’s still plenty of summer left, people!) buuuut there is a pretty major sale happening now, offering new styles for fall. The @Nordstrom #Nsale is open now through August 5. Click over to the blog to see my top picks 🖤 brightandbeautifulblog.com
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  • YES to the dress! My first formal fitting yesterday was a success 👰🏼
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