Style Saturday: Springing into Spring

Hello & happy Satur-YAY, readers! BLESS UP for a little relaxation & self-care after a long week. โœจ๐Ÿ’•

Despite the dropping temps here in Ohio, I for one am so ready for spring! I mean pastels, florals & patterns for days… all of my current wardrobe obsessions are definitely springing into spring…

I fell in love with this Vine Mixed Media Sweater T. It’s almost like a basic in the front with a party around back – HEEEYY! The sheer floral back is gathered, almost like a high peplum, & the navy shade is to die for. 

Vine Mixed Media Sweater T: Loft ; Striped Bell Sleeve Henley: Loft ; Gray fitted Blazer: EXPRESS
Bonuses: it’s a high-low top – so hi, yes, perfect to tuck in in the front, & there’s baby pink hues in the florals. Navy & light pink together are gorg, always. ๐ŸŒธ

Next is this beautiful Henley top with bell sleeves, which are make a HUUGE comeback (yay)! The top’s textured pinstripes and buttons are paired perfectly, too. Plus, who doesn’t look good in baby blue?! 

A gray blazer is a must. I wear this all year round & it’s definitely been one of my best wardrobe purchases. It’s the perfect staple to dress / sass-up any outfit!

OH MY LANTA! When I came across these fab floral pumps, I think my heart skipped a beat. So I went for the gold! Seldomely do you see wild, fun & colorfully patterned heels, & these can easily be a pop for any basic outfit. ๐ŸŒธ๐Ÿ˜

PSA: Go to & order your size. 10/10.

What pieces are you OBSESSED with for spring?! What pattern/color is a must for you?

Thanks for reading!

Until next time, Xx


Style Saturday: 5 Full-proof Ways to Always Look Put Together

We all have those mornings where we’re running behind and trying to look semi decent at the same time. Here are 5 tips to always look your best (even when you’re running a few late…)!

Cheers to the freakin’ weekend, ya’ll! *clinks mimosa glasses ๐Ÿฅ‚

So we’ve all had those mornings where we’re running – nonstop – to do the hair, sweep on some makeup & toss on an above-average outfit for the day. This is often a challenge, especially when you’re racing the clock, & oftentimes traffic, e.g. every Monday morning…

No matter your style, budget or profession, with the right set of wardrobe skills there’s no reason to not look your best & slay the day away!

Read a few quick & simple tips below:

A black everything. โฌ›๏ธ


I feel like I say this in most of my posts, but black is a closet staple. It’s always a safe bet (no matter the dress code) & it’s tough to mess it up. Pair an all black outfit with a statement necklace & you’re golden!

Wardrobe staples are key.


Keep your favorite tops, sweaters and jeans on rotation. Creating a “uniform” of sorts will save time & money. Seriously.

Offset makeup from outfit.


Don’t pair dramatic makeup with an over-the-top outfit, as it screams “it took me hours to get ready.” If you wear bold makeup, pair it with a more classic and simple look. I recommend checking out Tarte’s products, especially the Tartiest Matte Lip Paint! ๐Ÿ’„

Fashion trend: half-tuck.


Casual + effortless โœ”๏ธ (this looks fab with jeans & dress pants)

Killer heels.

fullsizerender-21A good pair of heels will always give you confidence, & they can be the statement of any outfit. ๐Ÿ‘ 


Do you have any tips on what you do to complete a look?! Please share!

Thanks for reading! ๐Ÿ’–๐Ÿ’–๐Ÿ’–

Until next time, Xx

Weekend Wedding Wear

Happy Monday, bloggers! Hopefully you had your large coffee this morning and are ready to conquer the week! ๐Ÿ˜‰

This weekend, I had the pleasure of attending a wedding of a close family friend (so beautiful and sweet!- Congrats, Matt and Megan!), and I wanted to share my makeup look and outfit for the occasion.   
I opted for a glam smokey eye with the assistance of my Tarte Energy Noir pallet and “night look” step-by-step insert. I am faithful in using bare minerals foundations and bronzer, and added sweeps of the “unearthed” blush, E.L.F. black liquid liner and Benefit’s They’re Real mascara +Revlon Blissful Berry lipstick. I was floored when the makeup was still on point hours later after much shaking it out on the dance floor!! 

My look: Carey Bradshaw inspired. I love S&TC- hands down my favorite show from the late 90s/early 2000s. So thanks, SJP! ๐Ÿ˜‰  

I discovered this gorgeous Taryn Midi Length Tutu at A&F this past February, along with the mid-sleeve black crop top. I paired this with a pink and white iridescent statement necklace from Target and my favorite touch (may be difficult to see): black sheer window-pane patterned stockings from EXPRESS. And the final touches were 3″ black pointed toe heels (from way back when…) and a black/silver leather clutch. 

I love picking outfits that no one else will wear! And honestly, YOU can rock anything with a little bit of confidence and attitude- promise. Stand out from the crowd, girl! ๐Ÿ˜‰

I’d love to hear your thoughts and if you have that ONE outfit you adore wearing!! 

Until next time, Xx