TREND: agate

[ facts on agate ] Agate is just about everywhere right now. The natural, vibrant colors of these pieces are great accents to both the home and fashion. Agate is a stone of strength. It was used by the Ancients on the breastplates of armor to give warriors strength and make them victorious in battle. Agate also enhances creativity and strengthens the intellect, making it … Continue reading TREND: agate

HOLIDAZE’d: Valentine’s Day

“If you have only one smile in you give it to the people you love.” – Maya Angelou I’ve never been the biggest fan of Valentine’s Day because I’m a firm believer love should be celebrated all year, not just on this Hallmark holiday. But if it’s there, it’s there, and it ain’t going nowhere. So we might as well celebrate right? Valentine’s Day should celebrate all … Continue reading HOLIDAZE’d: Valentine’s Day

Pantone Color(S) of the Year 2016

Even though this was announced forever ago, it’s better late than never! Pantone Color(S) of the Year 2016 are creeping into fashion and it makes me feel like spring is even closer with these beautiful pastel shades. Wanna incorporate this color into your wardrobe? Here’s some stylin’ tips!   COLOR: rose quartz [ Shift Dress | Trench Coat | Halter Dress | Fringe Skirt ] COLOR: serenity [ Coat | Midi Dress | Cable Sweater | Suede Dress ] Both … Continue reading Pantone Color(S) of the Year 2016

FAST FORWARD TO: warm weather fashion

    [ Two-piece Maxi Dress | One-piece Swimsuit | Striped Wedge Sandal ] I don’t know about you, but I cannot wait to kick this winter in the butt goodbye. And with the Northeast about to get our first winter storm of the season, I am definitely not a happy camper. So why not pretend that warm weather is much closer than it actually is? And so begins, my … Continue reading FAST FORWARD TO: warm weather fashion

YOU HAD ME AT: Quay

Quay Sunglasses   [ Lauren Conrad in Invader | Selena Gomez in Liv Now ] Quay is the latest trend in sunglass wear among all of the celebrities! In my opinion, these are much different (and cuter!) than the standard Ray-Ban and also, much less expensive. Perfect for my type of budget. Pretty Little Liar‘s Shay Mitchell just recently produced a collaboration with the brand. … Continue reading YOU HAD ME AT: Quay

TREND: athleisure

  [ Outdoor Voices | Beyond Yoga ] You know that you’ve been bitten by the athleisure bug if you can’t help but fantasize about what you would wear to the gym. Ever since the dawn of the 21st century, everyone has been on a health kick – and now it’s ventured into fashion! The trend is evolved past its original leggings-and-tee combo and I can’t wait to see … Continue reading TREND: athleisure

HOLIDAZE’d: New Year’s Eve

“Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.”  — Ralph Waldo Emerson New Year’s Eve is one of my favorite holidays. It’s the time of new beginnings, starting over, learning new things, and cherishing the old ones. It’s also another excuse to spend time with loved ones. New Year’s Eve is also the end of the winter holiday … Continue reading HOLIDAZE’d: New Year’s Eve