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Beach Style: The Little White Lace Romper

When it comes to vacation, unless I’m hitting the slopes I like to keep things minimal and warm. Meaning I like rompers and sundresses because they easily fit into a carry on and don’t require a lot of thought. This Stone Cold Fox lace romper is old but I love this one, this one and this one too. Just the right number to stroll the beach in on the way to sunset cocktails and dinner ...

All About Those Blue Suede Shoes

I love pieces that have stories or hold memories, those are pieces that will forever have a place in my wardrobe. This here little "I'm ready for spring" ensemble has a few stories behind it so read on loves ! I'd love to know what pieces are holding on tight to residency in your closet! This coat is pure, perfect vintage greatness.  My grandmother’s sorority sister (yes they’re in their 80s and still attend sorority meetings – ...

Making the Transition

Brief PSA: Spring it's me Ashley, remember we were once friends and I really miss you. Needless to say, I've been over the cold weather for quite some time now, I've been hopeful that the weather would warm up and finally I decided I was just done. I packed away winter coats, tights, sweaters, the whole nine yards to clear space for a breath of fresh spring air, even if just in clothes form. The spring refresh ...

Get In the Know: Misha Nonoo

This past September I had the opportunity to meet the incredibly talented Misha Nonoo, whose namesake brand is part of the highly coveted CFDA Fashion Incubator program. You meet Misha and there is an instant desire to become a close friend of hers. She's the ultimate cool girl, aside from her lovely British charm, she's well traveled, smart, funny, creative and one of the most genuine women I’ve met. Her perfectly tailored pieces menswear inspired fall ...

A Closet Must-Have: The Leather Dress

There are few things in life that can bring as much giddy excitement from a group of women than the opportunity to explore racks upon racks of some of the season’s hottest trends, tables lined with drool-worthy heels, areas stacked with bright bags and to top it off, a springy backdrop complete with a photographer there to ensure you look damn good. So, needless to say, when vente-privee invited a few fellow NYC blogging gals and ...

Making An Impossibly Bold Entrance

I naturally gravitate towards bold patterns and bright colors {clearly seen here, here and here!} I have noticed that I especially do so in warmer months {naturally} but I really think it’s because I’m over looking like I belong at a funeral wearing all dark color tones. So with warmer weather here I’ve started working more color into my outfits and for a recent party that boldness was in full effect. I actually went full ...