Laura Platt is the girl behind bright and beautiful, a lifestyle blog dedicated to fashion, beauty and home décor. Based in Chicago, Laura writes her blog as a fun and creative outlet to share everyday musings — all inspired by her feminine and classic sense of style. She has been featured by Refinery29, The Everygirl, Modern Luxury, and has collaborated with brands like Williams-Sonoma, Lilly Pulitzer and Veuve Clicquot.

Aside from the blogging world, Laura works professionally in public relations. In her spare time, you’ll find her exploring the city, spending time outdoors near the water, listening to good music, enjoying a glass of vino, and traveling whenever possible.

Laura is recently married (she and her husband said ‘I do’ in New Orleans) and currently resides in the Bucktown neighborhood of Chicago.

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  • Feeling the love after a big celebration yesterday for Baby M! 🕊 #27weeks #babyshower #hellothirdtrimester #momtobe This leopard print dress is non-maternity (I couldn’t resist!) I purchased 2 sizes up to fit baby bump. Shop the dress here: 
@liketoknow.it http://liketk.it/2EZEl #LTKbumpstyle
  • It’s been a big year for us — getting married in New Orleans, honeymooning in France, selling our Lakeview condo, buying and moving into a new house in Chicago. And now welcoming our baby boy in 3 short months! 💙
Read more about our baby news on the blog 〰️ @liketoknow.it http://liketk.it/2EvYN 📷 @scott_shepardson
  • #21weeks and feeling great! Thankful for a happy, calm, positive pregnancy so far. (Crazy to think I’m halfway through!) I’ll be sharing our baby’s gender tomorrow on the blog... what do you think? BOY or GIRL? 💙💗💙💗 Stripe dress linked via @liketoknow.it http://liketk.it/2DUGd #LTKunder50 #LTKbump
  • Happy Fourth! 🇺🇸
  • I’m excited to share: Baby M arriving this December! 👶🏼 #14weeks #love #baby #pregnancyannouncement
  • Recapping 72 hours in Paris: Where We Stayed, Ate, Explored 🇫🇷🥖☕️ brightandbeautifulblog.com

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