Tag: Denver Botanic Gardens

My Favorite Things About Fall

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Now that Halloween is over (I hope you had a great weekend!), it seems like everyone on social media has already moved on to Christmas and the holiday season—say what?! I can’t watch a few Stories on Instagram before hearing at least one Christmas song, and that’s just not right people. What about playing in the colorful leaves? What about Thanksgiving? I love Christmas just as much as the next girl, but I also believe it has its time and place. And first, it’s Thanksgiving’s turn to shine! So in an attempt to push back against all the holiday spirit right now, I’m writing this post to remind everyone of all the awesome things that happen in fall—before winter, and Christmas, and the holiday season. Who’s with me? Continue reading “My Favorite Things About Fall”

8 Ways to Style Animal Print This Fall

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It’s so fitting that I’m wearing my leopard print in the jungle, don’t you think?! I took these super fun photos with my friend on Saturday at our local botanical gardens, which is always an enjoyable way to spend the day. Today, I’m once again teaming up with the Magnificent 8 to showcase our ageless style and eight different ways to style animal print this fall. Keep scrolling to read more about this collab and to see how I styled my leopard dress with this black skirt (that’s right—the leopard blouse is actually a dress!). Continue reading “8 Ways to Style Animal Print This Fall”

Pastels, Petals, and Pattern Mixing

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Nothing says springtime quite like rocking subtle shades of pastels—I’m thinking eggshell blue, baby pink, lavender, and muted sunshine-yellow. The only problem? I’ve learned over the years (and especially through all my blog photos) that I just don’t look very good in pastels. My skin tone lives for the “go bold or go home” mentality when it comes to what colors to wear. That’s why when the stylish ladies of the Magnificent Eight group asked me to participate in a special “pastel pattern mixing” post, I struggled a bit to put together a fashionable outfit! Continue reading “Pastels, Petals, and Pattern Mixing”