Alpaca: Move Over Wool

Alpaca: Move Over Wool

Alpaca wool blend. What is that?! I've never heard of this blend until I bought this gorgeous sweater. Cashmere, polyester wool, cotton...yes. But what the hell is Alpaca fibers? And why is it so soft, warm and luxe? An Alpaca is a South American camelid and resembles a Llama. They are bred specifically for their [...]

Finally Fall!

Finally Fall!

Yesterday was the first day of Fall and y'all know this is my season! Bring on the crisp, chilly wind, the chunky knits, fly coats and suede boots. I'm just getting excited at the mere thought. I've kinda been on a spending freeze lately, but i think i'll bring myself out of a "no-buy zone" [...]

An Easy Combo

An Easy Combo

Light post today guys... But i need to circle back and share that any blazer can transform an outfit- I swear! Take this OLD mini sundress from Forever21, it's super cute by itself, but when I added this blazer- I loved the final result. Sometimes you can rework your old pieces and make them appear [...]

Tips for Building Personal Style

Tips for Building Personal Style

I think creating your signature look can be intimidating AND overwhelming. We live in a society where there is an underlying pressure to "look" like someone else or even have what someone else has. So in essence, your personal style may be a "recreation" of someone elses- which is fine. Just make the look your OWN. Doing that can be much less worrisome when you have [...]

One Good Pair

One Good Pair

If you see me out on the weekends, you can almost assume I could be wearing something similar to this - a cute oxford shirt and my FAVORITE skinny jeans! I swear, all ONE GOOD PAIR OF JEANS IS ALL YOU NEED in your wardrobe. My favorite right now is by PAIGE denim!! They my EVERY [...]

A Chic Moment

A Chic Moment

Would you believe it if I told you this shirt was borrowed from my husband's old pile to donate? HOLD UP!!!...I'm telling you the truth. He was able to throw this thing away. I snatched it right up. Wearing your man's old shirts and re-working them into your wardrobe is genius. It add a certain [...]

Brown Girl Jump

Brown Girl Jump

It's really true what they say- when you have a feeling that you need to do something.. DO IT!! So I decided to take a chance on myself guys and reveal a mission I have. Its called 'The Brown Girl Union' I've been silently sitting on this for monthssss and I finally decided to share it [...]