Style Inspiration

Personal Style Icon Nausheen Shah : Master of Accessories The stylist makes a point of using accessories to full effect. Her hat game is on point, she vacillates between stilettos, cage booties, and an incredible array of knee high boots. And the neck pieces, oh the neck pieces. Not necklaces but more than that. I’m…

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The Button-Down Shirt. A wardrobe staple if ever there was one. I’ve tried to wear them many times and never successfully. I’ve tried tucked, untucked, tight, loose, short-sleeve, long-sleeve, and cropped. I’ve tried patterns and prints and stripes and solids. I’ve tried sheer and shiny, matte, and metallic. Layered or alone, nothing, I repeat nothing…

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Three perfect ways to style your perfect t-shirt (when you find it)… 1. As a foundation piece… Look for something whisper thin and in a neutral color to go under your favorite sweater. Shop short sleeved and long @ Forever 21… 2. Under a killer blazer or outerwear piece… To prevent ripples and wrinkles which may…

Shopping

Hello, 2014. How’d ya go? How ya doin’? And what have you done to me? The Shopping Diary… 2014 was pretty uneventful I have to say. Despite all that happened I can’t remember anything that happened. That is when writing everything down comes in real handy. Let’s see… had a big birthday, was in two…

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Been obsessed with jewelry lately and the holiday sale season didn’t help the cause. Compared to clothing, they last forever, they never go out of style, and they always fit so really where can you go wrong? Nowhere that’s where. Shop some of my favorites… & Other Stories, Nora Kogan, nOir Jewelry, COS, OBJCTS, by…

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Simple jewelry offset by a seasonal manicure = a perfect pairing… Shop some of my favorites @ & Other Stories, J.Crew, nOir, OBJCTS, by boe, COS, Melanie Auld

Personal Style

This chart was so much fun. I almost enjoyed the planning more than the actual events. Well-meaning family and friends have told me I’m a complete nutter but I don’t care. Planning everything in advance allowed me the time and extra brain space to experiment. I tried new combinations of outfits I already own. I…