Not enough hours in the day

  Sunny days in Palm Springs, CA. It’s crazy how cold it gets at night in the desert. I’ve lived in the desert before and I was not prepared for the crazy cold fronts the west coast was experiencing. I was grateful I packed a sweatshirt or two. I loved every bit of sun, palm trees […]

DIY: Vintage Chanel Inspired Logo Frame Sunglasses

via rihannadaily.com I was beyond inspired when I first saw these amazing vintage Chanel logo frame sunglasses. Not only am I a huge sucker for anything black and white, (I love the graphic feel of it) who doesn’t love classic Chanel!? While I would never go to the lengths of knocking off a designer item […]

DIY: Vintage Chanel Inspired Pearl Round Sunglasses!

You may remember I posted about these haute vintage Chanel specs, when Rihanna was spotted wearing them in the Victorias Secret Fashion show early last month. via rihannadaily.com They are originally from Chanel’s ’94 Spring runway show, it just goes to show you how timeless Chanel is, 18 years later they are still just as […]

Birchbox: November!

Lulu Organics | Lavender + Clary Sage Hair Powder revive second day locks by working this organic dry shampoo into your roots. you’ll get plenty of lift, but no residue. Full size $30 ModelCo | Fibre Lashxtend Lengthening Mascara Falsies without the fuss. This innovative mascara uses tiny lash extending fibers to give you a […]

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 […]