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Summer is STILL Here…

Well y’all, tomorrow is the first day of Fall & it is 90 degrees here in Chicago. I cannot believe it. Mother Earth has been such a bitch lately. Real quick, I want to write that I am praying for everyone caught in the terrible natural disasters these past couple of weeks-our world is a […] Read more…

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Rompin’ Around the Vineyard

Have I mentioned I already need another vacation?  This summer has totally flown by & I can’t even believe the posts I’m seeing of bloggers preparing for Fall. Oh how I could live that vineyard life forever.  While at my parents vineyard in Upstate NY, I really wanted pieces that were stylish but super simple […] Read more…

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A 3 Step Outfit: Vacation Style

I have been slowly getting back into the swing of things after a much needed vacation. I don’t know what it is about coming back after a 5 full days of absolute relaxation, but damn…I am feeling like I need a vacation FROM my vacation. I enjoyed time with family, incredible beer from local breweries, […] Read more…

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Groutfit Game Changer

Happy 4th y’all! Let’s drink, surround ourselves with amazing people, & treat ourselves to some grilled grub. I found the perfect outfit to let me enjoy all of that, without any restrictions. I am talking about the ultimate groutift—YES, A GROUTFIT.  How perfect is this romper? It totally puts ALL groutfits to shame! It is […] Read more…

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Charming Chartreuse

You know what I love about bargain pieces? You can buy multiple pieces at a great deal that can add spice to any outfit.  I bought this amazing flowing cardigan at an H&M sale for only $10. It is a total statement piece in itself. The chartreuse green is not only perfection, but it added […] Read more…

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New Orleans 2017: The Boozy Guide

Okay, if you’ve been following along: you’ve seen my total obsession with NOLA! This past week we celebrated my boyfriends birthday in New Orleans & holy hell was it a blast. (I think we had too much fun…from what I can remember.) This coming weekend is Mardi Gras & if you’re there, I wanted to […] Read more…

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Boozy Bundles: Winter Edition

The holiday’s are over, but that doesn’t mean winter is. I don’t know about y’all, but I find myself so down after the holidays have passed because now this cold weather is no longer festive, but just cold. HA! Recently, Kristi from 522 envy & I launched awesome bundle deals that are available until the […] Read more…

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Blanket Scarf Bargain

Hey bargain babes. So, if you watched my insta-story yesterday, (you can check me out here!) then you’ll remember I talked about the blanket scarf trend. To recap, I get it, everyone is creating posts about blanket scarves. I am not original here y’all, BUT I do think it is important for you to know […] Read more…

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Gamin’ Glam: Arcade Style

  Does anyone else get excited before they head to an arcade? No judgement here. I wore this get up before heading to Dave & Busters for a birthday get together with friends & I am glad I did. I was feelin’ stylish yet glamorous all at the same time. Who say’s you cant be […] Read more…

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Fall Flare on a Budget

The day’s pass & it keeps getting colder. I am LOVING it. What better way to start my sweater style out then with this fab sweater that I got for only $10? There is none. Let’s do this. I’ll admit, I am starting a company so I have to really be aware of what I […] Read more…

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Slowly Fallin’

Hey Hey Fall obsessors! Writing this as I drink a hot coffee, because it’s Fall now- so why not?! Alright, although our calendars say, “First day of Autumn” (well, yesterday)-Mother Nature is still trying to squeeze out every little bit of Summer she has left. So, where does that leave our wardrobe? No fear y’all, […] Read more…

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A Summer Style Farewell

Ohh Summer. You have been good to me yet you have gone by so fast. Trust me, although I am such a Fall person, I really am going to miss my days laying by the lake in this beautiful city & enjoying out door lunch dates. Anyone feel like there are so many great outfits […] Read more…

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A Casual Statement

Sometimes there are pieces that you know you totally need in your life. So let’s cut straight to the chase.  These earrings I had to have. They are literally candy for your ears. I got these in my Le Tote package and couldn’t be more obsessed. They are totally versatile, too! Let’s take a look […] Read more…

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Botanical Bandwagon

Let’s talk about a trend I have admired all Summer. By now, I hope y’all know (whoever you are & whoever is actually taking time to read this) I am someone that doesn’t go with a trend if it isn’t actually stylish-but this is totally not the case! Botanical print. Just so so good.  I hadn’t […] Read more…

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Birthday Style: Dressing for ME

Ahhh if you follow me on  Instagram– you’ll see I have been boasting about this past weekend constantly. Rightfully so! It was my birthday weekend plus I had three performances! I couldn’t of asked for anything better. Because I was so busy: I wanted to be comfortable as much as possible. I decided to rock […] Read more…

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Miss Muse

Muse: a woman, or a force personified as a woman, who is the source of inspiration for a creative artist. Well, it is safe to say I am obsessed with my new tee. I think its important to be a strong woman, especially in my 20s, & inspiration for others (doesn’t have to be for […] Read more…

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Running Around In Style

Does anyone else feel like their Summer is already booked?! I sure do. I am in a show right now (which I am ecstatic about….read the details & get your tickets HERE!) So I feel like during the day I have limited amounts of time to get things done! With that being said, the last […] Read more…

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The Modern Day Rizzo

First off, yesterdays forecast: GORGEOUS. I went through my closet yesterday to start putting away my winter clothes- feeling a bit inspired from a 65 degree day. I found some pants that I haven’t worn in so long! I slapped myself- realizing that they are amazing, comfy, & I got them for such a killer […] Read more…

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Knit For Less

I can’t begin to describe that deals I landed the other day at H&M. I spent $90 for a total of 12 items. I challenged myself & decided to only buy sale items; & it more then paid off. I left with multiple winter necessities all ranging from $1-$10! The most I spend on a […] Read more…