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Influencing for Brands

*Dream job would have to be whatever the Instagram babes do, that are always on the beach drinking margs and don’t seem to have real jobs, influencing people to buy things that they think they need* If you didn’t already know, we live in the day and age of digital marketing. Before, if a company wanted to increase brand awareness they were forced to spend …

The 3 possible ways to dress for winter

We’ve officially moved past the point of winter where we’re smugly snuggling up in sweaters, drinking hot cocoa/something stronger at outdoor markets, and happily dreaming of sledging at the first snow. No, this is now Serious Cold, complete with windchill, grey sludgy mess, and permanently numb fingers. Here are the three possible ways to handle it, and a few styling suggestions to get you to …

Cozy marries chic: a field guide to prep

  No fashion clique combines impeccably-styled sophistication with all things cozy like preppy does. Which, hello, makes it the ideal style to try in a fresh and freezing New Year. Think Clueless, Emma Watson, Gossip Girl, and whichever other preppy queen captures your inspiration. Dig out your cable knits, visit a yacht (lol, no) and open your notebook: class is now in session. Well Plaid Plaid is the essential …

Trendsetter: Get that gold

  The color of first place, sunsets, leaves in fall and royalty, gold has everyone from sports stars to superstars rushing for a chance to get that shine. We’ve sifted through the closet and found some of our favorite pieces in this precious metallic.   So fancy Another invite, another outfit, gargh! We’re talking birthdays, holiday parties, homecoming, prom and/or weddings. (Especially if your ex …

How to find your formal style

Part of the fun of any special event is getting dressed up for it, BUT that also brings the pressure of finding the perfect outfit. You need something that makes you feel like you, but at your best, shiniest, most special. And also, something you can move, eat and breathe in, preferably all at once. Take a breath, stop freaking out, and check out our …

Travel In Style: A Simple Packing Guide

  While summer vacations are definitely something we all look forward to, actually getting there takes much effort. Planning, preparing, and of course, packing, all takes a lot of work. This is why I follow a simplified guide to dressing right for a  week long summer trip to your dream destination! That being said, everyone travels differently and prefers to pack different things, but no …

Summer Trends From Your Winter Wardrobe

Every year when the heat begins to take over, I hold onto the last remnants of cool winter weather, hoping for it to last just a few more days. As a lover of fall/winter clothes and someone who perhaps strangely loathes summer in large part due to the hot, sticky, and sweaty downside to the weather, I often wish that I could throw on a cozy …