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January 2018

Fashion

7 French Outfit Formulas You Can Copy

Last week I did a post about french style secrets to copy. This week I wanted to make it even easier for you and give you 7 easy outfit formulas to copy for a chic, french look. Get dressed and look great. No thinking required! 1 . jeans + tee + blazer + loafers + gold accessories Easy to wear and put together. 2. polka dot blouse + trousers + block heels Classic but not boring, thanks to the polka dots. Worn with the blouse tucked in makes  ...

Fashion

9 Tips on How to Look Expensive + What to Avoid

You can look expensive without having your closet full of names such as Gucci, Chanel, and Yves Saint Laurent. While these brands do make great classic investment pieces, there are other ways to look high end without spending the high end price tag. 1. Long coats Not a long puffer coat, mind you, but long coats in the colder months make your outfit look more elegant. 2. Tailored pieces When everything is polished and fits well, you look like  ...

Lifestyle

21 & 22 Weeks | Pregnancy Update

Catch up on weeks 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19 & 20 I plan on combining posts from here on out because I’m realizing 40 posts is a lot haha, but also I mainly feel like I’ve hit the major milestones (announcing, finding out gender, feeling baby move, etc) and it’s waiting now. This is just fabulous because I’m wonderful at waiting (sarcasm anyone?)! Pregnancy is a blessing at any stage, but I’m kinda hoping  ...

Lifestyle

Nursery Ideas & Inspiration

I wouldn’t exactly consider myself a “mommy blogger” right now, but once we found out the gender of our baby, my brain started shifting into decorating mode. I’m pretty set on what I’m doing for a nursery now, but I definitely took to the internet in the beginning to get inspired and get ideas on what other people did. Sadly there’s only one room to decorate and for one gender (unless twins of course), so  ...

Fashion

8 Secrets of French Style

We as people seem to be just so obsessed with the French Parisian style (myself included) and what it is that just makes them so effortlessly chic. While some things can never be truly copied, you do start to notice a pattern and formula that the French stick to that gives off their uncomplicated stylish vibes. Interested in learning the secrets of French style? 1. Pair Down…Less is more An outfit doesn’t have to be complicated  ...

Fashion

What to Toss from Your Closet for the New Year

Whether you’re someone that sets resolutions or not, there’s just something about a fresh start and starting off a new year on the right foot. Many people are evaluating their eating and workout habits, but there’s a place not many think of to start: the closet. Studies have shown that extra clutter is a huge factor on the stress in our lives and if you were to eliminate clutter you would eliminate 40% of time spent  ...