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What to Wear: Thanksgiving Day Dilemma

Monday, November 20, 2017

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 ...

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Wedding Guest Attire Breakdown: The Infamous Cocktail Party

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

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 ...

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Denim + Stripes

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

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 ...

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Wedding Guest Attire Breakdown: Black tie optional  

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Attire: A long dress Thoughts: Keep it simple and easy. Outfit: This was the ideal occasion to wear this Parker New York floral number. Long, breezy, ruffled perfection. Paired with these Lulu Frost drop stone earrings, easy layered bangles, my Karen Walker sunnies and this simply adorable Zac by Zac Posen mini clutch. Hair: Messy beach waves will always be a go to for weddings for me. You can make this look romantic, messy, dressed up … basically ...

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Wedding Guest Attire Breakdown: The Garden Cocktail

Friday, September 1, 2017

Wedding season for me is in full swing. With four weddings in six weeks it’s a busy one. What makes it even more crazed than usual? Each wedding has a very different attire than the other. Not that I’ve ever been a fan of wearing outfits more than once to a big event but a girls gotta do what a girls gotta do sometimes. This is not one of those times. So I’m breaking down ...

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How to rock a high waisted swimsuit

Thursday, August 3, 2017

As of late I’ve found that I spend about 38% of my time in a swimsuit. I’m a sunbaby. Blame it on my Texas roots or my beach loving mom but whether it is traveling to an off the radar beach, going out to the Hamptons for a much needed city escape or simply checking into one of NYC’s hotels to soak up the sun in their highly coveted rooftop pool – you can bet ...

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