• Lace Topped Blouse & Culottes

    Fashion,  Looks

    Shopping My Closet: Culottes

    You know how there are those items in your closet that you just can’t seem to part with? The ones you don’t put in the donation pile because maybe one day you’ll wear it again? I’ve had these culottes for probably 10 years. I used to wear them a lot back 10 years ago and then they kept getting pushed deeper and deeper into my closet hidden behind skirts and pants I would wear more often. Then, last year culottes came back onto the style scene but still I didn’t break them out. Until now that is. I wanted to wear this dusty purple lace topped top to my birthday dinner…

  • Red Plaid

    Fashion,  Looks

    Red Plaid + Lace Top

    It’s time for my first fashion/OOTD post of the new year! Sorry (or not sorry) to say it’s from 2015 though. This is an easy look I put together for dinner weeks ago. It really is a look that was just thrown together, but because the back of this cute and bright, red plaid top features lace, it makes the look seem less casual and less like I didn’t put a ton of thought into it. Combine that with my over-the-knee boots and now it really looks dressier! Top: Express Leggings: Milk26 via Nordstrom Rack Boots: Chinese Laundry via DSW I love how rich the red in this plaid top is. I find…

  • Fashion,  Looks,  Travel

    Ottawa: What I Wore

    In my previous post, I had pictures of what I wore on my travel days (yoga pants on both days. The blue top with the stars is from Aerie and the other blue tee is H&M with an Abercrombie & Fitch zip up).  Today I’m writing about what I wore on the days I was actually in Ottawa for my weekend trip. As usual, if an item is still available for purchase I will link to it below! Friday was mostly spent walking around ByWard Market. Since it was the 4th of July, I wore a blue peplum top (as mentioned here) and cropped jeans.  I’ve said it before and…