Rihanna x GQ x Chanel

Only one woman is bold enough to be GQ’s “Man of the year.” Rihanna graces the cover of this months GQ Magazine, holding it down for all the independent, bold and daring women of today! On a fashion tip the vintage Chanel shades Miss Riri rocked at the Victorias Secret Fashion Show are everything! I would […]

H&M x Maison Martin Margiela!

3 DAYS! The countdown has begun. Just three days untill the collaboration between H&M and Fashion house Maison Martin Margiela hits select stores Thursday November 15th! Luckily for us Chicago fashion lovers H&M on State St. and the one Michigan Ave. will be carrying this capsule collection. Margiela is a household name in the fashion world, […]

DIY: Tuxedo Jeans!

Tuxedo Jeans, I love ’em! It’s a trend that is allllll over, the strip adds that extra flare to a simple pair of jeans. I’m all about the details, the little things that take an outfit to the next level intrigue me. I decided in true do it your self fashion I could tackle this look on my […]

Winter Coat Trends 2012

With winter fast approaching the selection of suitable coats is sky rocketing! There are so many options it can be hard and overwhelming finding one that fits your needs and style. It’s so easy to hit the store and buy the first thing you see and like but after some digging around in your closet […]

Chicago Fashion Scene: Timberland VIP Shopping & Fashion Event!

Last night my mom (Rare Birds Blog) and I attended a VIP shopping and fashion event held at the new Timberland store on Michigan Ave! The event, hosted by Alison Ray of Sassy Moms in the City featured give-aways, personal styling sessions with Eric Himel, and plenty of sweets and treats. Admittedly the first thing I […]

DIY: Beaded Jean Cuff!

It’s DIY time! This DIY is great for sprucing up an old pair of jeans or to just add some bling to your favorite pair! You can add studs or use colored beads or thread to add some extra edge! Don’t forget you can try this out on the cuff of a jean jacket or […]

DIY: Zara leather sleeved T-shirt!

This t-shirt is a great fall basic with a little edge from Zara! I couldn’t help but whip up a quick DIY with some extra leather I had laying around the house and a basic t-shirt!    

Sisterhood of the traveling … Snake Print Pants!

Happy Happy Tuessssday! Summer is finally over, even though I enjoyed the scorching heat and days spent on the beach tanning I’m in desperate need for some fall fashion! Wedge booties, leather jackets, layering and dark nail polish … it’s all calling me. 🙂  Here is a little tid bit left over from warmer days, […]

DIY Skinny jeans!

Just recently as I was cleaning out my closet I ran across a few pairs of jeans that I simply don’t wear that often. The biggest reason was the cut of the jean. The silhouette of a pair of pants can change the whole feel of an outfit. In light of this I decided to […]

“That RIHANNA reign just won’t let up!” – Style Crush

I’m a BIG Rihanna fan, i’ve been one since she first stepped onto the music scene. Her saucy island attitude, unapologetic sense of style and killer looks have always set her apart from the run of the mill pop artist. Just recently she debuted a new look (something that is not uncommon for her) at […]