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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 ...

Wedding Guest Attire Breakdown: Black tie optional  

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 ...

Christmas Eve Dinner Style

Who else just lives for dressing up during the holidays?! There's something wildly romantic and mesmerizing about dressing up this time of year. More often than not I'll pick dresses over pants but this year's high-waisted pant situation has me grabbing up every pair I can get my hands on. This full on Zara outfit cost less than $100 and better yet each piece can be worn separately with the basics in your wardrobe. As you've ...

An ii Style Tip on Dressing Up Cutoffs

I live in cutoffs these days.While more times than not it's to hit the beach or the pool there are times when I'm running out to meet friends for an afternoon happy hour on a Summer Friday and steaming out a dress just isn't in the books. Enter the elevated cutoff outfit suitable for drinks, dinner and not at a dive bar. Pair it with a silky tank, a slightly oversized blazer (I love this Zoa ...

What to Wear: Summer Wedding Guest Edition

With summer wedding season in full swing finding a versatile dress fit to be worn for an evening ceremony and dancing or a beachside sunset wedding can be a tedious task. Luckily I stumbled upon this Yumi Kim stunner just in time for both of those occasions. I've dressed it up here with a pair of heels and long fringe earrings (similar here) topped off with a leather jacket (that's under $100!) in the event of ...