Category: chicago

My Favorite Chicago Coffee Spots

I woke up this morning to strong storms outside and realized there’s something about a rainy day that makes me want to cozy up at my favorite coffee spot. (Anyone else?). A few of you have asked for more Chicago-focused…

How Chicago Influences My Style

Recently, I was asked: “How has living in Chicago influenced your style?” I’d say, being a Midwest girl in a big city, I like to invest in pieces that are both classic and practical, then have a little fun with…

Romp in Wicker Park

One of the best and most exciting aspects of living in any big city is the diversity of neighborhoods. Chicago boasts more than 200 (!) neighborhoods, each with its own flair and vibe. I visited Wicker Park the other week,…

Lately

{taking advantage of a short, but sweet, peony season!} {sharing memories of my favorite place in Chicago} {a beautiful night to kick-off the beginning of beach volleyball season} {summer weekend wardrobe = tunic and sandals} {preparing to shoot and share…

Ladylike at Art Institute

As long as I can remember, my first memories of visiting Chicago as a young girl revolve around the Art Institute. Growing up, I was always fairly artistic and loved doing anything creative. (Apparently, I was known to take crayons…

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} …

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  • wedding morning 🕊

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  • The romantic backdrop to our wedding vows. We’re so thankful to have had our beloved pastor from my hometown congregation travel with us to New Orleans to officiate our wedding ceremony. 🌿

Florals: @givernydesign Candles: @luminousevents Venue: @ilmercatonola Photography: @clarypfeiffer
  • My favorite dinner party. October 20, 2018. New Orleans, Louisiana. #ourwedding

Photography: @clarypfeiffer Venue: @ilmercatonola Florals: @givernydesign Candles: @luminousevents Catering: @joelcatering Linens: @nuagedesignsinc Dining Rentals: @perrierpartyrentals Event Day Management: @sapphireevents
  • Joyful to soon be celebrating our 1-year wedding anniversary and grateful for the blessings during our first year of marriage 🕊 We had a truly wonderful celebration in the Garden District of New Orleans last October 🥂 
NEXT WEEK: I’ll be sharing our wedding day photos! Anything you’d like to see, or know more about wedding planning or our day? #wedding #anniversary #neworleans 
Photography: @clarypfeiffer Florals: @givernydesign Candles: @luminousevents Venue: @ilmercatonola Event Day Management: @sapphireevents
  • Things I’ve bought in multiples and love:

1) This bronze side table. Only $65 on Amazon (!) and serves in countless ways. 
2) These antique gold pressed frames ($18). I have several photos displayed in them throughout our home 🖤

Shop them both in the @liketoknow.it app, or on my blog now ⌨️ #ltkhome http://liketk.it/2FCjl
  • It’s not often I’d post a powder room selfie, but I’m feeling compelled to document this 30-week babe and my ever growing bump. It’s all such a gift and miracle, really. Thinking of all the mamas before me, current moms, and those who hope to someday become one. 🖤 #30weeks #pregnancy #thirdtrimester #bumpin @liketoknow.it http://liketk.it/2FvZX

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