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The 2017 Stile.Foto.Cibo Holiday Gift Guide | The LGBT Friendly Gift Guide You Never Knew You Needed

Okay, I know I said the holidays could wait but I am too excited to wait to share this with you all! It’s the 2017 Stile.Foto.Cibo Holiday Gift Guide, the LGBT Friendly Gift Guide You Never Knew You Needed! This baby has something for everyone on your list, from fashionistas to dog lovers, your LGTBQ crew, and the globetrotters. Plus, there’s some stuff just for you, dear reader, to get your holiday outfits looking as amazing as ...
Lifestyle, Style

Did you know you can Shop My Instagram Looks?

Even the smallest change… Over the last few months, I’ve been working on making some changes to Stile.Foto.Cibo as a whole. From branding (check out that logo!) to web presence and everything in between, there have been loads of changes happening behind the scenes. Just look up at the nav bar up top! You can shop, go right to style posts, see your favorite travel, and filter out everything but Fashionably Femme! Did you guys know ...
Lifestyle, Style

How to Hygge – Create Coziness without The Holidays

What is Hygge and Why do I Need It? It’s November! Which means it’s officially that time of year when Christmas barfs all over everything and, even if you don’t celebrate or aren’t ready to celebrate yet, you have no choice but to be inundated with Rudolph and his crew from November 1st on. Enter hygge, a Danish word used when acknowledging a feeling or moment, whether alone or with friends, at home or out, ordinary ...
Lifestyle, Style

Blogiversary – Three Years of Stile.Foto.Cibo!

Blogiversary – Celebrating Year Three! Hard to believe that yet another year has gone by. Stile.Foto.Cibo is officially three years old! This weird journey I call blogging has been nothing short of spectacular and it’s all because of amazing readers just like you. At work, we get annual reviews. Blogging is kind of weird and that’s not something we do. So I’ve got a reader survey for you lovely readers to fill out. Think of this as my ...
Lifestyle

National Coming Out Day, My Story

It’s National Coming Out Day! A day where the community is united in support of those who have not been able to come out. I’m obviously out and proud – very much so – but I’ve never shared my story. So, for National Coming Out Day, read on. This is my story: I didn’t come out until I was 23 years old. Yes, you read that right. I did not come out to anyone until I was 23. Sure, I’d dated before then, but I had always dated dudes ...
Lifestyle

Impostor Syndrome | Being proud of being femme

In conjunction with the release of my episode of the Becoming Fearless Style Collective Podcast, I’m talking about Impostor Syndrome and how it applies to being femme. Impostor Syndrome is the inability to acknowledge one’s accomplishments without a fear of being exposed as a “fraud” of sorts. So often within our lives, we get conflicting messages from different communities and, as a femme, this can be incredibly damaging. For me, this came ...
Lifestyle

The Dressing Room of My Dreams

If you follow along on my Instagram, you know that I recently moved. Yes, again. But with that comes the chance to create some amazing new spaces. So when I stumbled across Arhaus, you know I needed to come up with a way to craft my own. After all, while I don’t have a room to dedicate to a dressing room/closet space, a girl can dream, right? Thus, I took to Pinterest! Even just searching “closets” I got an overwhelming number of options to ...
Lifestyle, Style

Summer Playlist, Last Dance | Musical Mondays

Last Dance, tonight Did you all know that I used to be a dancer? Like, age 8 through 23. Studied it in college, in London, and here in Chicago. Ballet is in my veins. So when I went to shoot this look, and I started goofing off in the grass, Sarah told me to just play around while she snapped photos. I was going to talk about the end of summer, enjoying the last of the warmth before we get to break out sweaters and scarves, but then I ...
Lifestyle, Style

Summer Wrap Dress from SheIn

This post is a collaboration with SheIn. I received the dress complimentary for review purposes. All opinions are my own!  Easy summer style, easy summer wrap dress Looking for a great way to spend your Sunday afternoon in Chicago while enjoying some sweet sweet air conditioning and sipping on a glass of wine? I recently had the best time doing just that with my wife and mother-in-law, Laura, at City Winery Chicago. First up, coffee ...
Lifestyle

A Taste of Fame

Recently, I had the opportunity to go on the Midnight Fireworks Yacht Party, A Taste of Fame, with A Fame Event to celebrate their Rising Influencers in Media for 2017. And let me tell you, the style on show was amazing. Add in magnificent art, incredible talent, and an unrivaled level of enthusiasm and support for the honored guests and you’re set for one truly epic night. A Taste of Fame We started the night with a drink on the top ...