Category: Casual

The Dos and Don’ts of Pattern Mixing

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I feel like it’s been forever since I shared a good ol’ fashioned ‘style tips and tricks’ blog post, so I figured this bold outfit was the perfect opportunity to dish on what I’ve learned about pattern mixing over the years. I never used to mix prints before I started blogging, but through a lot of trial and error, it’s now one of my favorite ways to spice up any outfit! Why is pattern mixing worth the trouble? After you get over the initial “I have no idea if this looks good” hump, print mixing can do wonders for your closet by dramatically increasing the versatility (and cost per wear) of your garments. Suddenly, you can make so many more outfit combos from the pieces you already own! So here are some of the print mixing tricks I’ve learned and the mistakes I’ve learned to avoid. Continue reading “The Dos and Don’ts of Pattern Mixing”

My Best Tips for Cleaning Out Your Closet

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Happy Memorial Day! Cleaning out my closet has been on my to-do list since I first returned home due to quarantine, and I know I’m not the only one doing a little spring (or summer?) cleaning at this time. So per request, I’m sharing my best tips and tricks today on how to go about purging your closet… because it’s definitely a daunting task. Continue reading “My Best Tips for Cleaning Out Your Closet”

A Fashion Blogger’s Nightmare

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Some people have nightmares about being chased or about screaming as loud as possible, only to hear nothing come out… But I, on the other hand, have nightmares about clothes. Specifically, beautiful clothes that I never get the chance to wear. (Terrifying, I know.) I’ve always been a very vivid dreamer, and unfortunately for those who know me, this means they have to listen to me regale exotic tales from dreamland each morning during breakfast. On Saturday night I had a dreadful dream—a fashion blogger’s nightmare—and figured it was absolutely necessary to share this haunting tale with all of you… Continue reading “A Fashion Blogger’s Nightmare”