Nordstrom Beauty Trend Show 2013

On a rainy overcast Saturday morning hundreds of women rolled out of bed to witness all the glitz and glam of the 2013 Nordstrom Beauty Trend Show! Hours before the Michigan Ave store opened we were treated to sneak peeks at products not yet launched to the masses, hot spring fashions and talks from creators […]

Spring 2013 Fashion Color Trend: Cobalt Blue!

This color it totally lust worthy! It’s popping up everywhere and the more I see it the more I neeeeeeed¬†it. *fingers crossed* I’ll be adding one, two or THREE pieces to my spring wardrobe in this color! ūüôā pics courtesy of 1 & 2

#workflow – all black everything –

Dressing up for conservative america and still having some individuality can be tough. I’m constantly pushing the boundaries on what will fly in the work place. Lots of texture, fabric mixing, bold graphic prints and varying silhouettes. I try to mix it up and hope to chronicle my looks here with my daily #workflow post, […]

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 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, […]

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 […]