Category: Date Night

South African Fashion Series Part II: The Perfect Summer Dress

Walking through The Watershed in Cape Town and spotting this boutique was love at first sight. From the vibrant colors and prints to the fitted bodice and full skirt, it was as if the designer had masterfully created the perfect all-occasion summer dress.  The Nama Collection was at the top of my purchase list during my trip to South Africa and is the featured brand for Part II of my South African Fashion series. … Read More South African Fashion Series Part II: The Perfect Summer Dress


Something Old, Something New, Something Plaid, Something Blue

A common perception about style blogging, and being fashionable in general, is that it requires constant shopping for new clothes, but this has not been my experience. If you desire to build versatile wardrobe with pieces that you will love for years to come, read my shopping tips below.


The Weekend and Styling Faux Fur: What I Wore

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…which also calls for layers and warmer materials. I hope you are enjoying the holiday season! During the winter months, I can be spotted in long cardigan sweaters and wool pea coats (princess cuts are my favorite). When I am creating a more glamorous look, I incorporate faux furs. For this post, I am sharing how I … Read More The Weekend and Styling Faux Fur: What I Wore


Fair-Trade, Indie Fashion: Music in Motion

Move to the beat of your own music. Details on my festival look and the indie label behind this clever piano pleated skirt.


First of Summer OOTD: Give Them the Bold Shoulder

I cannot imagine summer fashion without one shoulder tops. They have been a guilty fashion pleasure of mine since my high school days, a test of time that this style is always on trend.


Flower Child: My Birthday OOTD

A psychedelic celebration and a look inspired by my inner hippie


Fall Forecast (Part 2) – Adding Depth through Textures

Fall Forecast Part 2 – Textures bring depth to fashion.


Romantic Ruffles

Though summer is a still a few weeks away, for most people memorial day marks the beginning of the summer season. And if you are anything like me, you are heading to or dreaming of heading to a beautiful beach in a distant location. Even if an exotic vacation is not in your travel plans for this summer, you can still dress like you … Read More Romantic Ruffles


Leopard is the New Black

Photos by Kristin Fields Shoes: Urban Outfitters||Blouse: Thrifted from Buffalo Exchange||Tights: Urban Outfitters||Skirt: Nasty Gal As a teenager, I spent a lot of time shopping with my mom.  As I looked over simple staples for more unique or embellished pieces she would always offer this advice, “Buy things that you can wear with everything”. It was  certainly logical advice, as staples like a crisp … Read More Leopard is the New Black


Celebrations in Black

Celebrations abound after reaching another a major milestone in my PhD journey…