May 4, 2015

Hang Ten






We're starting to prepare for a nice little vacation in June and I can think of nothing else except summer clothing. I discovered Hawaiian brand Ten Tomorrow and fell in love with their Tamara Kaftan for it's versatility.

I'm thinking about how I'll wear it as a beach coverup this summer but for now layered it over another dress for a sunny day out. When it's chillier I'll throw it on over a pair of leather leggings (because who am I kidding, it could snow any day here).

Be sure to check out the rest of Ten Tomorrow's items, they are all made in Hawaii with love!



April 27, 2015

Higher






I have a somewhat unhealthy obsession with high waisted items right now. I've finally purchased my first pair of high waisted jeans and I'm loving what they are doing for my legs (and that I can wear crop tops without being completely inappropriate).  I opted for this pair from Topshop mainly because of the price point and the amazing reviews (they run small though so go up at least one size).

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April 23, 2015

Windswept






 Asos Dress / Nicholas Belt (similar here) / Zara Heels (Old, similar style here)

Good thing this dress has a modest lining otherwise I wouldn't make it very far in the Windy City without giving people a free show!

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April 21, 2015

Boyfriend








This is one of those outfits thats get really different opinions from males and females. 

Things I heard that day: 

"What are those...those jeans that try to be guy pants?"

"Oooh where'd you get those jeans? Were they expensive?"

"Is this like, your Grandma's old quilt or something you're wearing?"

"Where'd you get those pants? I can never find boyfriend jeans that fit me well."

"You look like a crazy matador."

Thanks for your opinions people! Cracks me up..




April 16, 2015

Aloha Amiga







We popped into a spot quickly when it started raining on our trip. We had spent that morning cruising around the nearby swamps where we made friends with a raccoon and some pigs. Worth it.


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April 14, 2015

Don't Call Me Cute







"Don't Call Me Cute" is the line of clothing that Reformation (one of my favorite brands) created for petites. Which is fucking genius. Because I'm not cute, I'm a god damn complex creature that wants to be called anything but cute. Ok I'm actually not that serious about it but I do love the campaign's ads, they are pretty funny. If you are petite and having issues about it, check it out here.

In other news, in case you were wondering, this is what I look like with a slight hangover in New Orleans post-Beignet. It's a combination of dazed and content. A soft terry dress helps. So do more cocktails.

April 9, 2015

Southern Scene










 I hope you guys aren't sick of Birkenstocks because that's pretty much what I wore on my entire trip (so get ready to see them again). I was pretty ambitious and packed a few heels but ended up never wearing them. But you know what I did end up doing? Drinking! A lot! I think my new favorite drink is a Mint Julep, so good..

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