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March 9, 2017

Style: hoop purses

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Style: hoop purses | see all the picks at

Theory introduced a new handbag line last fall and the Whitney bag has become quite popular. What’s not to like about a bag that can hold all the essentials and can be worn as either a crossbody or a clutch that dangles off your wrist with its simplistic hoop detail? There have been quite a number of inspired designs as a result of this. I’ve rounded up some great options for you below!

Black hoop handle purse {comes in pink, too!}

Tan leather hoop pouch {4 colors}

Faux-suede ring bag

Red ring convertible crossbody bag

Black embossed ring bag

Brown hoop purse {11 color/styles!}

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January 19, 2017

Style: shearling

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Style: shearling | see all the picks at

If you’re anything like me, you usually “run cold” and are always bundling up. Shearling is a good option for keeping nice and warm, and also, fashionable! It seems since the introduction of Uggs, shearling has been here to stay and is being incorporated into almost every piece of clothing, accessory, or shoe that you can imagine. I’ve rounded up some fun finds that you can add to your winter wardrobe and keep toasty!


Shearling lined vest {50% off!}

Shearling fur purse with tassels {2 colors available}

Navy shearling collar top coat {33% off}

Grey shearling sweatshirt {comes in leopard print, too}

Blush pink shearling lined moto jacket

Shearling lined lace up bootie {50% off}

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November 30, 2016

Green dress coat // Style Me Wednesday

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Green dress (worn as a coat) | stripe top | skinny jeans | brown heeled boots | .    @theory #theory @jcrew #jcrew @paige #paigedenim @aerosoles #aerosoles

Green dress (worn as a coat) | stripe top | skinny jeans | brown heeled boots | .    @theory #theory @jcrew #jcrew @paige #paigedenim @aerosoles #aerosoles

Green dress (worn as a coat) | stripe top | skinny jeans | brown heeled boots | .    @theory #theory @jcrew #jcrew @paige #paigedenim @aerosoles #aerosoles

Green dress (worn as a coat) | stripe top | skinny jeans | brown heeled boots | .    @theory #theory @jcrew #jcrew @paige #paigedenim @aerosoles #aerosoles

I’m loving the versatility of this dress to function as its intended form but also as a topper piece like I styled in this look. I opted to forgo the belt to give it a more casual feel. Pairing the olive green color with closet staples like black and white stripes and rich brown boots make it the perfect fall outfit.


Green dress – Theory (worn as a jacket) (similar here & here)

Stripe tee – J.Crew (similar here & here)

Skinny jeans – Paige {on sale} (similar here {under $22} & here)

Brown heel boots – Aerosoles (similar here & here)

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November 7, 2016

Review: Tory Burch Jolie riding boots

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Tory Burch Jolie riding boot review | see more at @toryburch #toryburch

I’ve been on a the hunt for a pair of brown riding boots since I did a boots purge at the end of last season. These Tory Burch “Jolie” riding boots looked promising in the pictures online and with an extra 30% off during the last ShopBop sale, I bit the bullet and ordered them.

Tory Burch Jolie riding boot review | see more at @toryburch #toryburch

First, let me tell you these boots are a heavy pebbled leather. The quality is very nice for the price – the leather is thick and it looks expensive. And, because the leather is thicker, there were no creases along the calf area (a major plus, especially if you’re going to invest in these!).

Tory Burch Jolie riding boot review | see more at @toryburch #toryburch

The gold Tory Burch logo is small and hits me a little higher than mid-calf.

Tory Burch Jolie riding boot review | see more at @toryburch #toryburch

The sole is well padded and you have the option of taking out the insole and adding your own. The stacked heel is low (~1″) which is great for comfort and will allow you to walk for long distances without any problems.

Tory Burch Jolie riding boot review | see more at @toryburch #toryburch

The full length hidden zipper and inner lining makes putting on and taking off the boot a breeze.

Overall, if you’re looking for an investment pair of leather riding boots, this boot is for you. It’s available in 2 colors (brown and black) and has a wide availability of sizes (5.5 – 11) with wide calf options. The design is classic and the quality is superb which means these boots will last for many seasons!

Measurements: shaft (height) 16″, calf circumference 15.5″, heel 1″.


Nordstrom {33% off}

Zappos {33% off}

ShopBop {30% off}

Neiman Marcus

Bloomingdale’s {25% off}

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November 4, 2016

J Crew new arrivals picks

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I was flipping through the pages of J.Crew’s newest catalog and let me tell you, it’s good! I’ve picked out some of my favorites below! Code SHOPNOW for extra 30% off!

J Crew grey tie neck sweater |  | see more on #jcrew

GREY TIE NECK SWEATER – how cute is this neck tie detail? I love how an otherwise grey sweater is dressed up with the simple addition of a bow. I tried this on in store but unfortunately, it wasn’t available in my size so I’m anxiously awaiting for it to come in the mail!

J Crew neck tie cocktail shirt |  | see more on #jcrew

NECK TIE COCKTAIL SHIRT – this shirt is the perfect intersection of feminine meets masculine. Love how the stripes are not in one singular direction.

J Crew parka in stadium cloth |  | see more on

CHAUTEAU PARKA IN STADIUM CLOTH – This coat will be perfect come December/January when the temperatures drop. Friends in cold climates will appreciate the faux fur trim for that extra bit of protection from the cold. It’s available in 7 colors (!) – which one is your favorite?

J Crew striped turtleneck |  | see more on

OVERSIZED STRIPED TURTLENECK – I love this color combination with the camel and navy! The oversized cut is nice twist on a classic silhouette. I’m also loving this stripe version from J.Crew Factory!

J Crew leather boots |  | see more on #jcrew

LEATHER RIDING BOOTS – I seem to have a hard time finding leather riding boots without all the trims and embellishments. This one looks like a winner with a low heel and refined design. This one comes in a toffee color and black color. I ordered the toffee – anxiously awaiting its arrival in the mail!

J.Crew pink belted trench coat in wool | see more on

BELTED ZIP TRENCH COAT – how cute is the multidirectional zipper detail on this trench coat? With two closure options (zipper and belt), this coat should make for some unique styling looks. And, it too, comes in 7 colors!

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