Tuesday, April 22, 2014

THE SOFT WHISPER OF SPRING


top: Nordstrom (love this high/low top) || pants: Articles of Society c/o (obsessed with these distressed pale pink jeans) || shoes: Jessica Simpson (loving here and here) || purse: Tory Burch || barrette: Nordstrom || necklace: Forever21(cute here)

photos by the loveliest: Melissa Leavitt Photography

Oh hello there cuties! I got this bag as a birthday gift and really can't stop wearing it. It just goes with everything! I've needed a new bag for a longggg time too so this was perfect timing. I just love how soft it makes my outfits look, while adding the perfect polished touch.

On a completely unrelated note, I need this necklace. I'm sure of it. ;) Love you guys!!


Monday, April 21, 2014

BLOSSOMS AND BEADS


top: vintage (pretty beaded top here) || pants: forever21 (similar here) || shoes: ZARA (similar here)


Hey angels! Hope you all had a splendid Easter weekend! Mine was filled with homemade corn dogs, mac and cheese, and gummy bears. #fatkidproblems

Also, are we loving the weather these days or what? It's been so lovely. And the trees are flooded with the prettiest blossoms. Swoon.

Happy Monday!


Wednesday, April 16, 2014

BIRTHDAY SUIT



dress: Boutique in CA (similar here-25% OFF) || blazer: ZARA (similar here, loving here and here) || shoes: Enzo Angiolini

I FOOLED YOU ALL WITH MY BLOG POST TITLE DIDN'T I!? YOU ALL THOUGHT I'D BE NAKED IN THIS POST!! 

harhar got cha. 
I'm not.
I'm wearing a dress. But I did wear this outfit on my birthday.

Hope everyone has a happy Wednesday! Below are some of my favorites from the Shopbop sale going on right now. (Ends tonight so get that 25% off items before it's too late!) 
Accessories:
Swimwear:
Clothing:

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

A BEAUTIFUL SURPRISE

um... haha... yeah. I'm kinda weird. Not sure if you picked up on that yet. ;)
My sweet husband completely exhausted by the end. <3
The girl behind all the beauty. She does wonders with florals/event planning. Check her out here. (Her new website is coming soon and I couldn't be happier for her!)

Outpourings of love overwhelm me. They make me emotional. They make me feel. They make me reflect. This past weekend was one of those times. I cannot comprehend how I lucked out in the family, friend, and husband departments. It's almost unfair. ;)

Last Friday, I was having the most glorious day. Work was a breeze, the sun was shining, and life just felt extra good. I got home after work and was planning on going to dinner at one of our favorite restaurants. Little did I know what my sweet husband had planned. (Mush alert: So in love with that man.) After a series of ignorant happenings (I'm usually so perceptive too!), I walked into the most beautiful surprise party. From floral garlands, to floral crowns, to gold-tasseled balloons. It was perfect. The only thing that would have made it more perfect is having my dear parents and brother there. 

Growing up is such a funny thing. I never fully understood the magnitude of love I have for my family until I got married. I tear up at the mere thought of them. It's a beautiful thing, growing up. Full of surprise and understanding and love.


*Special thanks to my handsome husband for putting this together and to one of my best friends, Amber, for adding her magical touch to this special day.

Monday, April 14, 2014

SICKER THAN YOUR AVERAGE


t-shirt: ASOS ($13!!) || jacket: H&M (similar here, loving here) || liquid leggings: Topshop || shoes: ZARA (loving these, these, these) || watch: Anne Klein via Nordstrom (loving here) || bracelet: J.Crew

Photos by the ever-talented: Melissa Leavitt Photography


Friday, April 11, 2014

IM BLUSHING



top: ASOS || skirt: ASOS || necklace: InPink c/o (similar here) || shoes: Sam Edelman (similar here)


It's Friday! Halle-freaking-lujah. 

I saw this outfit on ASOS the other day and it was insta-love. I am always on board of anything blush colored. It's so light and feminine. Super hard to resist. Plus the gorgeous embossed print wasn't going to let me forget it. AND to top it off, it's on sale guys. What in the... yep.

Hope you guys have the best weekend! :)

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

DAISY-PRINTED OVERALLS


top: VS (similar) || overalls: Motel via ASOS || shoes: Toms || sunglasses: Betsey Johnson (similar)

photography by the spectacular Melissa Leavitt Photography



Hi loves! As predicted, it's been a crazy week. I am so ready for the weekend and it's only Wednesday! (Let's hold hands and weep puddles of tears together. What say ye?) At least I've got my daisy-printed overalls on my bod to make things a little peppier.

I am so on-again/off-again with this whole overall trend, but when I saw these Motel overalls on mega-sale I knew they had to be mine. (FYI, they do run a little big in my opinion. I'm wearing an x-small and feel like they are a smidge large so don't be scared to size down.) They're so comfy/cool/chic and I must admit that I'm kind of in love with them. I even asked my husband what he thought of them and he said he liked them! Shock of the year, people.

But in case daisies aren't your cup of tea, I've included some other overall options for you guys to check out in the scroll bar below!

Let's send each other good vibes to make it through this Wednesday. xoxo