Tag: Stripes

May 2021 Month in Review

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And just like that, another month has come and gone! In less than two weeks, I will be finishing my junior year of college and starting my final summer break ever *shocked face*. There’s so much I’m looking forward to in June, and it’s exciting—though very bittersweet—to soak in these last few days with my graduating friends before they leave me forever (there will be tears). But with that said, I’ve had so much fun this past month and know that the next few weeks will be extremely busy, yet extremely worth it. Here’s to a great June! Continue reading “May 2021 Month in Review”

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 Favorite Parts of Independence Day

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Happy Independence Day! Since I’m not in the U.S. this 4th of July, I thought it’d be fun to celebrate vicariously through a blog post by sharing all my favorite parts of the holiday and, of course, another patriotic outfit. Have you noticed this red shirt has been on repeat?! It’s my go-to for festive looks. So without further ado, here are some of my favorite ways to celebrate Independence Day. Continue reading “My Favorite Parts of Independence Day”