Autumn Picnic

Gather up some warm bread and a hunk of cheese, fill a thermos with something nice and hot, and put on a cozy sweater for an autumn picnic (or tailgating party) while the season is still at its glorious best.

NYFW SS16: Altuzarra

One of my dreams came true this year when I was lucky enough to attend the Joseph Altuzarra show during NYFW.

Lucky Breaks

It’s officially fall but temperatures are still in the 80s. Hello, (super long) Indian summer. This shoot took place a few weeks ago and I wanted to post it before we in Chicago pull out the sweaters and boots for…

Birds of a Feather

This Marc by Marc Jacobs dress is one of my favorites. I bought it years ago and wear it often. I switch up the shoe and the bag, and it’s fresh once again. But the real headline here is the…

Indian Summer

Hello, September! It’s a warm one here in Chicago, with temperatures in the 90s! September is one of my favorite months (despite the fact that I grow a year older). I love the return to fall fashion, but I’m happy…

Summer’s end

I believe in hanging on to summer and celebrating the last couple of weeks in August to the fullest. It’s time to grab your cutest dress, slip on those favorite sandals and soak up every last ray of warmth and…

Farm Fresh

One of my favorite things to do during the summer is to visit the farmers markets. (It just so happens to be National Farmers Market Week, yay!) You’ll find one somewhere in the city pretty much every day of the…

Opposites Attract

I have always had a law of opposites approach to dressing (mixed prints, feminine and edgy, high and low). My home aesthetic is similarly woven. And I most certainly appreciate a good contradiction as it relates to food. A healthy…

Clashing Prints

I have been obsessed with MSGM lately. They totally speak my language with their “clash-factor.” I always aim to clash a little when I’m putting together an outfit and their prints take all the work out of it for me.