|Top: Zara, Skort: Zara, Sandals: K Jacques, Watch: Michele, Sunglasses: Ralph Lauren|
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Friday, May 23, 2014
With this weekend being Memorial Day weekend, it marks the unofficial kickoff of summer. After a long winter and not so warm spring, I am looking forward to the the warm summer days ahead. However, my skin is not yet summer ready in its current pale state. To combat this, I picked these glow pads for my face and body and could not be happier with the results. They were easy to use and when I used them at night, I woke up with a sun kissed look perfect for summer. Have a great weekend!
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
There are lots of fun embellished sandals this season (these, these, and these to name a few), and I love the idea of a simple casual sandal all dressed up with embellishments. I decided to make a pair of my own using a slip on pair of sandals and some embellishments I picked up at M&J Trimming. Using just a little glue and some creativity, I made this pair and am already planning all the outfits I will wear them with (and contemplating making them in another color).
What you’ll need:
-A pair of sandals, mine are from Joe Fresh, but these or these would work well
-2 yards embellished trim (1 yard of each trim, if you plan to use two different ones or just a yard), mine can be found here and here
-Scissors (not pictured)
-Clamp paper clips (not pictured)
Begin by cutting the trim to the length of the straps of the sandals. I cut mine a little longer than the length and then cut off any extra trim at the end.
Starting on one sandal strap, apply a strip of glue across the strap where you plan to attach your trim.
After applying the glue, lay the trim across and press to hold in place.
Using clamp paper clips, place them along the trim while the glue sets to hold in place, around 5-10 minutes. Repeat the process for each of the straps on the sandals.
Once the glue has set, trim any of the excess trim using a scissors.
The final product!
Monday, May 19, 2014
|Dress: Jcrew, Clutch: American Apparel, Shoes: Zara, Bracelets: Jcrew, Sunglasses: Ralph Lauren|
Monday, May 12, 2014
|Dress: Urban Outfitters, Clutch: Gap, Shoes: Jcrew, Watch: Michele, Sunglasses: Ralph Lauren|
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
I am a little late to the trend of acai bowls, but after trying my first one only a couple weeks ago, I was hooked. They are similar to a yogurt parfait, except instead of yogurt, it’s a smoothie like blend. In mine, I paired frozen acai with bananas, and almond milk and topped it with fresh fruit and granola for an easy to make breakfast or snack.
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
|Top Left: Top and Shorts, Top Right: Top and Skirt, Bottom Left: Top and Skirt, Bottom Right: Top and Shorts|
Monday, May 5, 2014
|Jacket: HM (similar), Shirt: Jcrew, Jeans: Old Navy, Purse: Louis Vuitton, Flats: Repetto, Watch: Michele|