Month: September 2014


Navy and Neon

Cronut: a croissant-doughnut pastry made by frying a laminated dough in grape seed oil. Sugar it. Glaze it. Fill it.  blouse: Brickyard Buffalo // shorts: Marshall’s // sandals: Marshall’s  Sometimes I feel like a big city girl trapped in a small town girl’s body. I’ll explain why. If you guys…

The Daily (Coffee) Grind

joggers: Forever21 // tank: American Eagle     Happy Sunday everyone! This mornings post is a little more causal, and a lot more realistic.  I wanted to show you guys a little bit about my blogging process and how I decide what I want to write about for any given post.  Step 1: look…

Sweater Shirts and Skinny Jeans

top: Forever 21 // jeans: Aritzia // heels: Traffic This morning, I walked outside and didn’t start pouring sweat from my forehead. We all have personal accomplishments, and this was mine. It seems that rainstorms that we’ve been having brought the temperature down a few degrees and I thought to myself “it’s time to break out…

10 Under $10

Not Your Mother’s Clean Freak Refreshing Dry Shampoo $6 Boots Extracts Wonder Balm $9 Aveeno Clear Complexion Cleansing Bar $3 Ulta Tinted Lip Balm $6 Sally Hansen Hard as Nails Polish – Lacey Lilac $3 Clean & Clear Facial Cleansing Wipes $7 Maybelline Volum’ Express The Falsies Big Eyes Washable Mascara  $9 Maybelline Ultra Liner Precise…

My “Overall” Style

“I have friends in overalls whose friendship I would not swap for the favor of the kings of the world.” – Thomas A. Edison overalls: LEI // tank: H&M; // crochet blouse: ebay // necklace: Forever 21 People have one of two reactions when I wear overalls. They either love ’em or…

Avril and Eyeliner

Full Disclosure: I’m listening to Avril Lavigne’s “Sk8ter Boi” right now.   tank: Target // jeans: Macy’s // heels: Traffic // necklace: Versona  I guess now is as good a time as any to tell you guys about my small Avril Lavigne obsession as a child. I don’t know what it…

Denim on Denim

chambray top: Marshall’s // jeans: American Eagle // hat: Forever21 // shoes: Keds Happy Friday everyone 🙂 I’ve been trying to work with a double denim outfit for a while but everything I try looks silly. I feel like I finally have something worth wearing in this post. I know that denim on denim…

Shamrocks and Stripes

top: Express // pants: Loft // watch: Francesca’s // sandals: Wet Seal It’s too bad that summer is coming to an end and crop tops will no longer be socially acceptable. I don’t wear crop tops much (I think this is actually a “normal” length shirt) but I have a…

Back to School

Before you get all “judgy” with how late my back to school post is, think of it like this: You’re already out of cute school outfit ideas and you need some new inspiration! You’re welcome.  The “I want to be a cute nerd” girl: I think most girls wished they looked cute and…

Cat and Mouse

Did any of you ever watch Tom and Jerry as a kid? This cat and mouse inspired print dress will take you way back! dress: Franchesca’s // watch: Michael Kors // pumps: Target bracelet: H&M; // necklace: Avon I’m at that age where I have to start dressing like a…

The Chief Dime

Rachel Munson of The Closet Dime