November Wish List

This month I am dreaming of an adorable dress and an everyday bag, a book from a fantastic writer, a little bling, and berry lips. See by Chloe Nubuck Hobo Bag Elizabeth and James Northern Star Cabochon Ring Trollied Dolly Nutty for You Dress The Most of Nora Ephron Hardcover by Nora Ephron Bite Beauty […]

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Links à la Mode: The IFB Weekly Roundup

By: Jennine Jacob.  For more information about ifb, click here. Creatures of the Night The first of the “Holidays” is finally here. Halloween. While everyone has their favorite holiday, Halloween is special for fashion lovers. You can be anything you want for an evening, dress up, freak out, and party down. If you put off […]

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Sunshine Award

Stephanie from CrazyLittleLoveBirds nominated me for a Sunshine Award.  Thank you so much! Sunshine Award Rules: – Thank and recognize your Nominating Blogger – Give 11 Random facts about yourself -Answer the 11 questions given by your Nominating Blogger -Pick 11 Blogger Nominees -Post 11 questions for your Nominees(you can not nominate your Nominating Blogger) Random […]

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Life After Life

  Apparently, Christmas is less than two months away.  I don’t want to believe it because then it would mean that the year is almost over and what do I have to show for it…?  Time mercilessly marches forward while I am left floundering in its wake.  Dramatic pause.  Now, I think this is a […]

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A Brief History of the Twinset

photo from Breibeest (by Libelle’s Breiboek lente-zomer 1949) used under CC BY 2.o The classic twinset, a shell/sweater and a matching cardigan, is often labeled as boring and conservative when it’s history is anything but.  There is some debate over who created the twinset with Coco Chanel and Elsa Schiaparelli and their efforts in the 1920’s seen by […]

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Links à la Mode: The IFB Weekly Roundup

All Hallow’s Eve Is your costume ready? Are you excited? I’m telling you… I’ve spent the last few weeks honing in on my costume (we’re doing a full-family costume) and nothing gets me more giddy than thinking of playful outfits to wear around town. Halloween is next week, and this week’s roundup has a plethora […]

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Homemade Chocolate “Pop Tarts”

This post from love. life. eat. got me thinking about pop tarts.  Those tasty toaster pastries were a morning staple for many school days, and I still have a fondness for a box of cinnamon or s’mores.  Let’s face it.  They are not really healthy but neither is this recipe. Ingredients: 1 cup chocolate chips […]

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Opal Nail Art Tutorial

When I was a child, my grandma gave me an opal ring.  Even though it was too big for my fingers, I was obsessed with it.  The fiery gemstone made me feel like I had a magic ring from a fairy tale.  When I saw this nail tutorial from XO Vain, I had to give it […]

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Halloween In Your Closet: 1920’s It Girl

“All the time the flapper is laughing and dancing, there’s a feeling of tragedy underneath. She’s unhappy and disillusioned, and that’s what people sense.” –Clara Bow Hat:  Delia*s (similar) Shirt:  Banana Republic (similar) Scarf:  Unknown Cardigan:  J. Crew Skirt:  StyleMint (similar) Socks:  Target Shoes:  Nine West (similar) While I love the glitz and glam of the traditional […]

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Splurge vs. Steal: Biker Jacket

My fall wardrobe consists mainly of jackets and sweaters because layering is key to Midwestern survival.  Biker jackets I find particularly tempting since they give any outfit an edge. Splurge   Balmain Leather biker jacket She doesn’t walk into a room, she rocks buy adderall canada online into a room.  She’s a rock ‘n’ roll […]

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