subtle print mixing to make an outfit feel complete

I am a huge fan of print mixing.  Of all of the things I’ve learned by following Instagram style accounts, the one I am most happy I discovered is print mixing.  It’s the perfect way to make a simple outfit feel styled. For example, today I’m wearing a basic striped (my fave print) skirt and…

my favorite base outfit

I love chambray. And I love black skinnies. Pair the two with cognac and you have my favorite base outfit.  It could be booties, strappy sandals, or birkenstocks with a faux leather jacket or a great crossbody bag.  I just don’t think you can go wrong with this combination. Add some fun accessories (or keep…

My Maternity Capsule Spring

My goals:  Pieces that will layer easily and can be worn in multiple seasons Pieces that will last until the end of pregnancy Pieces that can be worn for work and weekend Pieces that I am comfortable and confident in (so important during pregnancy) Pieces that are cohesive and mix and match easily The Process: I…

saving the best for last

Today’s weather took a turn for the winter…rain and snow!  I paired black and white layers in different prints and textures, plus a great statement necklace for today’s outfit.     This cardigan is from Target, but I actually purchased it from a friend’s instagram closet and it’s a perfect example of why I want…

april 1

I am one exhausted mama – hubby has been out of town since Sunday and since then each kid has taken a turn being up multiple times in the night.  This rarely happens – why now when I’m on my own?! We also had a birthday party for a friend at Dave and Buster’s after…

striped dress for the win

This dress is just perfect.  It’s so comfortable and I find the form fitting shape so flattering.  The material is thick enough that the white stripes are not see thru and it doesn’t show off too much of the stuff I don’t want a tight dress to show off. Since it’s still early in the…

A Little History…

I have been up in the air about starting a blog for over a year now. There are days it seems like the best idea and days it seems like the worst.  I recently have been putting a lot of thought into my closet and style and am feeling a little bit lost and, at…