What to Wear: Thanksgiving Day Dilemma

Trying to select a Thanksgiving day outfit appropriate enough for stuffing your face and not looking 9 months pregnant is about as easy as navigating the never ending mass of people at the airport on the Wednesday before the feast filled holiday. Since we're a small family, we're a bit more casual than some of the Thanksgiving dinners of year's past. In lieu of dinner we do Thanksgiving day feasting. I love to cook so ...

Furry me pink

Two things that I am fairly vocal on style wise are pink tones and furry pieces (prime examples in this post talking about vintage fur shopping, this post on mixing fur and leather and of course this one on how to style a statement fur.) Pairing them together is next level. This season I'm all about the pink statement furs. There is no real right or wrong way to wear a whimsical fur like these ...

Back to Blonde {Blonde} We Go

Finding a good colorist in NYC is about as easy as finding a good boyfriend in the city.  DAMN NEAR IMPOSSIBLE. I had an amazing colorist for years who moved to Boston a few years back and it’s been a real struggle ever since. When I was toying with the idea of splitting my time on the West Coast I found a wonderful colorist out there but again, she was in LA … not NYC. ...

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The BK Staycation: The Williamsburg Hotel

The longer I live in NYC the more I appreciate escaping it. To those of  you who don’t reside in a New York (or a over populated city) the following my seem like a bit of a headscratcher but to those of us living in NYC it’ll make sense …I need to leave in order to recharge, rest and more importantly reinstate my love for this crazy busy city that seemingly never sleeps. I used ...

The secret to my lush locks with RPZL

The sheer number of inquiries on my hair over the last two months has been staggering.  The number one question I have received is why. “your lob was so cute, why would you get extensions??” Well honestly? Because why not. I’m kind of kidding, kind of not. About two years ago I decided to hop on the pastel hair trend and dyed my hair a beautiful shade of bright pink. Stephanie Nelson actually did the ...

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Wedding Guest Attire Breakdown: The Infamous Cocktail Party

Attire: Classic New York Thoughts: What does this even mean? Can I come wearing a nude dress a la Carrie Bradshaw circa 1997?! Outfit: In all honesty I think there was a word left off that invitation. So without disturbing the bride-to-be with a petty question like “oh hi you don’t have 30 million other things going on so can you tell me what the heck I should wear to your wedding?” – take it from a ...

Denim + Stripes

Nothing beats a warm weekend in September, where the crisp fall air hasn't yet rolled in and the patios are still bustling with folks. These are my favorite kind of days in NYC sometimes. You have to take it in while you can because as New Yorkers we know that it's only a matter of time before the cold winter air comes barreling into town. One of my favorite spots in the city as ...