outfit | to the maxi

I just have to take a moment and praise the wonderfulness that is the maxi dress!! Maxi dresses are truly a blessing, especially as the summertime heat starts rolling in. Not only are they fashionable and chic, but they are comfortable as all hell and versatile to boot! You can go from beach day to…

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outfit | gold lion's gonna tell me where the light is

this is just a quick ‘hello!’ of an outfit post.  I’ve been a busy bee with the holidays arriving what with crafting, baking, decorating, making gift guides and birthdays I have been absent from taking outfit photos. So this is from Sunday when I went down to a craft fare with Mister Meanie and one…

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outfit | a new religion that will bring you to your knees

…black velvet, if you please. Boy, am I dating myself with that song!  But I stand by its greatness. I’ve been waist deep in luck lately and I’m extremely grateful for it! I have been lucky to win quite a few contests online.  I had great luck finding some bitchin’ shoes whilst thrifting and I…

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my wedding was a circus

If you follow me on instagram, then you know I was celebrating ten years together with my partner this past Thursday!!  It’s crazy to think a whole blissful decade has passed since we first got together!!  We have shared in so many adventures, triumphs, hardships and joys. I also gave the heads up that our…

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style icon challenge // Anna Piaggi

    This week, in lieu of my normal {friday i’m in love} I am joining a amazingly fun group of bloggers and participating in a fun challenge! (this helps as I have been away for the week and not seen any outfits to post) The challenge is to recreate the look of a Style Icon!…

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july wishlist // urbanog shoes

// Kitty Embroidered Loafer in black or gold // Breckelle Gina-21 Strappy Almond Toe Ankle Bootie in soft peach //Bamboo Becca Sandal Platform Wedge in black // Popi-3 Leatherette Buckle Cut Out Open Toe Chunky Heel in black // Wild Diva Lounge Elfi-04 Open Toe Wedge Bootie in black // Breckelle Bahama-11 Mesh Strappy Open Toe Bootie in black…

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july wishlist // forever21+

This wishlist is a BIG one!!  Since I’m not currently working, my spending budget has been nil and it’s kind of been killing me a little bit.   This is generally a time of year that I’m refreshing my summer wardrobe and bringing in some sorely needed new pieces {like swimsuits!!} but alas, I am…

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// tea & Coco //

“Before you leave the house, look in the mirror and take one thing off.”  -Coco Chanel “Women think of all colors except the absence of color. I have said that black has it all. White too. Their beauty is absolute.  It is the perfect harmony.”  -Coco Chanel Today’s outfit is 100% inspired by the first lady…

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