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    Mesh Together

    April 24, 2017
    Monki, ASOS, Forever21, mesh together

    When I’m pulling together an idea for a look, it comes from a lot of places; magazines, street style, or simply browsing my favorite stores. I’d been seeing mesh pieces layered over shorts, dresses, etc. and had so many ideas for how to style it. But I needed to find…

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  • Forever21, Miz Mooz, Coachella, fringe benefits

    Fringe Benefits

    Not gonna lie guys, I’ve got a bit of Coachella envy. I actually really don’t know what happens there or care about celebrities, but it does seem like an uber cool spot to chill…

    April 18, 2017
  • Dionna-Humphrey-Made-Me-Copper-Chartreuse -7

    Just pleat it

    I’m thinking spring’s arrival is just playing with my emotions. One minute it’s 70, the next it’s 42 and windy!! GUYS! This is crazy. But the last couple times my photographer and I shot…

    April 10, 2017
  • Eloquii, Sam Edelman, Forever21, plus size blogger
    brunch work styles

    All the Pretty Ruffles

    A few weeks ago, I had a chance to pop into the Eloquii pop up shop for a VIP reception. Guys, the store is so gorgeous! If you caught my Instastories from that night…

    March 27, 2017
  • Rue107, ruebabe, hey shorty, plus size blogger

    Hey Shorty

    The weather can’t seem to make up it’s mind, one minute it’s 70 degrees and the next it’s snowing! Come on spring, you know you want to come through! I’ve been looking for a…

    March 22, 2017
  • Waikiki, Hawaiian vacation, plus size blogger
    casual summer travel

    Hawaiian vacation recap

    It’s safe to say I am having serious vacation withdrawal. I spent eight days in paradise with some of my absolute favorite people in the place I still consider home— who wouldn’t be going…

    March 6, 2017
  • Eloquii, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Zara

    Cold Shoulder

    It was way too cold to be frolicking around in this off the shoulder jumpsuit, but since my photographer and I were shooting inside I knew my chances of freezing my shoulders off were slim.…

    February 21, 2017
  • GS Love, bodycon, fine print

    Fine Print

    When my homegirl Ivory was visiting at the end of last year, she pulled this gorgeous dress out of her suitcase that I just had to have. For some reason she wouldn’t part with…

    February 13, 2017
  • Elvi, silk, velvet, after midnight

    After Midnight

    There are some colors that I covet, midnight blue being one of them. I don’t have anything in this color, particularly because it’s not an every day color like grays or neutrals are. It’s…

    February 6, 2017
  • ASOS, H&M, stir it up, plus blogger
    affordable casual crop tops

    Stir it up

    If you owned Madonna’s Like a Virgin tape (yes, tape), then you’ll remember stirrup pants. I LIVED in these during my adolescent years; not only were they totally in, but also readily available to…

    January 30, 2017
  • Eloquii, H&M, the message, plus blogger
    affordable casual crop tops

    The Message

    Since moving back to the East Coast, I’ve had to replenish my closet with items to keep me warm. I saw these Eloquii moto leggings on the site and the reviews were glowing. They…

    January 23, 2017