Trend Talk: Ruffles


“When you look like you stepped out of a catalog, that’s never good. People shouldn’t succumb to trend, they should interpret trend.”

A few summer-like styles have sort of floated into fall and this includes polka dots and ruffles. I’m sure you’ve seen those polka dot wrap dresses all over social media recently and well, here’s another. For me personally I’ve always been a fan of ruffles, it dates back to the Victorian era which is always a classic favorite of mine. Though the only problem with ruffles is that they can be overdone very easily; and that’s what so tricky about styling them.…

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Closet Staples: Wrap Dress

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A simple classic wrap dress is a staple in any wardrobe, though typically you see the full longer sleeve and shorter above the knee cut. This is a bit of a different take on the wrap dress; as it is a short sleeve and a long maxi style dress with a slit up the front. One of my favorite ways to wear classic pieces is to find a version of it that has more of a modern design. Though this is definitely more of a fall and spring time item, you just need to layer a coat to make it perfect for winter.…

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Holiday Giveaway & last Fall Fashion OOTD

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It’s time for a Holiday Giveaway! To thank you for your support this year I wanted to host a special holiday giveaway. This is the perfect item for sunnies enthusiasts like myself who wear them almost daily 😎 you can win a luxury sunglasses case of your choice from OYOBox! Featured in the below photo is an exotic skin- croc print case. I do apologize that this particular giveaway is only on Instagram, but if you have an Instagram account you can enter HERE (it is free to enter and is in no way sponsored by Instagram)

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This will hopefully be one of my last all black looks, as one of my goals for the new year is to wear at least a little bit of color in each outfit (excluding the hardware on my accessories).…

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