Polka Dots

Preppy in the City

Have you noticed all of the sixties influences in fashion right now?  I was over on Camille Styles yesterday talking all things sixties fashion.  You can see it in the round-toe ballet flats with the short stacked heel, the straight swing coats à la Jackie Kennedy and the short shift dresses that are oh-so-mod! A simple shift dress is one of the most versatile things you can have hanging in your closet.  Dress it up with a stacked heel and an embellished necklace or down with a flat shoe. I fell in love the minute I saw this J. Crew …

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Trench Coats + Train Tracks

If you have visited Camille Styles earlier this week, this outfit probably looks familiar!  For this edition of My Life, Styled  I decided to channel my fall vacation fantasies for some outfit inspiration and give a quick tutorial on how to transition your summer dresses into fall.  For the full post, hop on over here.  To get this look, keep reading… Rag & Bone trench coat (similar); delicate rings from by boe; green ring from Forever 21 (similar); necklace from Target (similar); boots form Marc by Marc Jacobs (similar); …

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Cocktail Hour || French 75

Last weekend when I was in Phoenix, I had my very first martini.  Shocking, right?! That’s when I realized there are still so many delicious beverages that I have yet to try.  To solve this not-so-problematic-problem, I have created this column, Cocktail Hour, as place to not only post some fun photo shoot action, but also to give me an excuse to play mixologist and create fun cocktails on a weekly basis.  Naturally, the inaugural shoot had to be my personal favorite cocktail, the French 75!   {Top & Jeans both …

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Be Bright via Rue Magazine

Last week I spent a single, fabulous Tuesday styling four of the most fun gals you could ever hope to know and yesterday some of the amazing images captured that day by Angela Kohler ran in the newest issue of Rue Magazine.  Have you seen them yet? Here are the images from the shoot, but you really must hop over and check out the whole issue! Geri Hirsch from Because I’m Addicted Joy Cho from Oh Joy Emily Henderson of HGTV’s Secrets of a Stylist and Style by Emily Henderson Sam Hutchinson of Could I Have That? Fun, right?! Which …

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