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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...