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Swimsuit Love All Summer Long | fab’rik Style

At this point, it’s no secret how much I love fab’rik Wicker Park. Maria, the owner, is a truly wonderful human being and I’ve never gotten clothes from her that I didn’t absolutely love! So when I heard  she was releasing swimsuits, you KNOW I was all over that. This is made even better by the fact that they’re all one-piece beauties. I’m sure by now you’ve read my One Piece Swimsuit Hack post but these pieces don’t need to be hacked ...
Style

A Rose by Any Other Name

The Rose is without an explanation; She blooms because She blooms. – Angelus Silesius, German Poet Happy July! Okay, so I know July started several days ago but I’ve always felt like July doesn’t really begin until we celebrate Independence Day and then take a day to recover from that. The first three days of July are entirely devoted to prep for the 4th, then we stay up way too late and enjoy fireworks and backyard barbeques. By the ...
Fashionably Femme

Fashionably Femme | Kendra

Welcome to Fashionably Femme Fashionably Femme is a blog series featuring femmes from all nooks of the LGBT*QIA community. These rocking folks are girl bosses, moms, entrepreneurs, and all sorts of amazing human beings. Meet Kendra, nerdy femme extraordinaire. From music to Star Wars, and even to dogs, Kendra is dedicated to loving every aspect of her life with an intensity that only those in the nerdy community can fully appreciate. ...
Travel

Starbucks Roastery

Starbucks Roastery and Tasting Room Coffee flights, chocolate pairings, whole bean coffee by the pound, any coffee making gear you could possibly imagine, and more await you in Seattle at the Starbucks Roastery and Tasting Room. This wonderful homage to coffee right in the heart of the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Seattle takes everything you ever thought you knew about Starbucks and turns it all on its head. Upon entering, you’re ...
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 ...
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Rosé All Day with SheIn | Embroidered Roses

This post is a collaboration with SheIn. I received the top complimentary for review purposes. All opinions are my own!  Just in case you hadn’t yet noticed, embroidered roses are huge right now. Just take a glance at trending shots on Instagram, look around at your favorite boutiques, and check out SheIn. They’re actually one of my best kept budget style secrets. While I love investing in basics and supporting local brands and ...
Lifestyle

Wine + Friends | The Best Ways to Enjoy Wine in Chicago

Since the two pups featured in these photos have already been adopted, I’d been waiting for some sort of opportunity to present itself to share these shots. So before we get into the meat of this post, let’s give Stanley [the brindle pup pictured above] and Amit [the big tan dog] a little cheer for finding their forever homes! And now… onto the wine You’re probably wondering what puppies and wine have in common. But ...
Style, Travel

Seattle Restaurants | Wife Life

When travel happens with your wife, she’s bound to want to share part of her trip as well! It’s been a while since I shared a Wife Life post. So here’s a bit from Sarah about our adventure to Seattle. Seattle Restaurants Seattle has some of the best restaurants of any vacation city I’ve ever been to (Sorry Boston). Not only is the seafood fresh, the veggies farm-to-table, and the wine local, every single server was ...
Style, Travel

California Dreamin in Fabrik Style

With the onslaught of this heat wave that Chicago’s experiencing, I find myself missing California even more. Yes, I know, it’s even hotter there. But after my trip there in February, I understand why so many people write songs about the state and why so many people are always moving there! This look is inspired by the style spotting I did while in Cali. Pair shorts from my favorite local haunt, Fabrik Wicker Park [who just keep ...
Lifestyle

Chicago’s Best Kept Shopping Secret, Shopbuzzed

What does this group of amazing blogger babes all have in common [besides their killer taste in fashion]? They all know how to rock a good shopping party because they shop with ShopBuzzed, Chicago’s best shopping secret. What is ShopBuzzed?  The brainchild of Chloe and Kristi will take you to a local watering hole where you can get your drink on in style. From Lokal to Lush Wine and Spirits and, on June 16th, Rokit Bar and Grill, these ...