Secrets to Pulling off an Oversized Sweater and Tall Boots

  “In order to be irreplaceable one must be always be different.” -Coco Chanel It always surprises people who follow me online when they meet me offline and find I’m only 5ft. Being petite can present certain style challenges. There are always “special rules” for…

Shopping Saturday: Pacific Northwest Coats

Everyone thinks it rains 24/7, 365 in the Pacific Northwest! If you live here or have visited you know that’s not true- we also get brutal wind storms. Pacific Northwest coats have to be practical for the weather, yet who wants to look like a…

Bridging the Gap: Life Lessons

“You are never too old to be what you might have been.” George Eliot When asked to join the Bridging the Gap Campaign, I was initially hesitant. However, when Catherine, of CatherineGraceO, reached out to me with more info about how the campaign was pairing…

Stuff is Happening: What’s the news around the world?

“A person who won’t read has no advantage over one who can’t read.” -Mark Twain I read a lot of blogs, like a lot of blogs- and news sites. They aren’t all fashion and beauty related. I love reading blogs about technology (iPhone 8/X/finallyAppleisupdatingthedarnthingyall), politics, cooking,…

Fall is coming! Here’s My Summer 2017 Instagram Roundup

With summer rapidly drawing to a close, my heart rejoices knowing pumpkin patches, apple cider and bonfires are just around the corner! Summer is nice and all but I’m a true fall love. To me, fall is the season where everything comes alive- the air…

Top 3 Ways to Shake Up Your All Black Wardrobe

“Wearing black is a lifestyle.” -Unkown I swear my wardrobe has every color in the rainbow- except yellow or orange (they make me look like I have jaundice)! However, the only items I find myself wearing are the neutral pieces, especially the black ones. I…

Why the Olsen Twins Are Our #girlboss Dreams

My blogging bestie, Shell from A Courageous Beauty, and I like to pretend that once the Olsen Twins were the Olsen Quadruplets and we are the two missing sisters from the equation. JK, but kinda. We’ve done a couple of shoots together and each time…