b r i l l i a n t colors .

be inspired by colors that surround you every day !

embroidered flair

* find stitching to add character to a look*

[ top: Forever 21. jeans: Mango. sandals: Banana Republic. ]

textured wonder

* create an eye-catching look by mixing and matching textures, along with shades and patterns *

[ top: Alice + Olivia. shorts: Zara. wedges: BCBG]

maxify

* maxis are all the rage, but find one that really makes a statement on its own*

[ top: Zara. skirt: Zara. ]

accented color block stack

* add small accents to differentiate and break up the stacking of color blocks *

[ top: Francesca's. jeans: Zara. pumps: Vince Camuto]

accented color block

* utilize accessories to color block a look *

[ top: Zara, shorts: Forever 21, purse: Francesca's, pumps: Vince Camuto. ]

cut out embroidere

* find cut out pieces in the form of embroidery to soften a cut out look *

[ top: Forever 21. shorts: Zara. sandals: BCBG]


Pleats, please !

The classic pleat is back, with new twists .

 

 

pleat extension

* a long flowy pleat is flattering on several figures *

[ top: Zara. skirt: Forever 21. wedgest: Sabine. ]

pleat o’prints

* snatch attention with a gorgeous skirt that has both pleats and a pattern/print *

[ top: Zara. skirt: Zara. sandals: Steve Madden]

ethereal flow

*  while you won’t have to worry about any fabric-hugging, pleated tops will add a flirty flow *

[ top: Forever 21. shorts: Guess. sandals: (boutique)]

Pleat on !


Exotic . . Refined . . . . . Fierce .

Let the warm weather bring out the FIERCE in you .

It’s easy to find exotic prints lately- be sure to find the right ones !

flow on

* pair subtle/busy patterns with a bold bright accent *

[ top: Prevett. jeans: Guess. sandals: Banana Republicbelt: BCBG. ]

wild thing

* pair a blazer to any wild top to it tone down, when necessary ! *

top: Stacy Frati 21. blazer: Calvin Kleinjeans: Guess. boots: Nine West. belt: H&M. ]

subtle charm

* add alluring accents to a more tasteful look *

top: Forever 21. skirt: Forever 21. sandals: Marc Fisher. necklace: Forever 21. wristlet: Francesca's. ]

bold and beautiful

* who ever said jackets and coats couldn’t have prints? *

[ jacket: New York & Co. boots: Nine West. belt: BCBG. ]


polish me wild

* pair a busy top with solid bright pants for a polished but fun look *

top: BCBG. jeans: Guess. sandals: Banana Republic. purse: Prada]

simply wild

* take one piece out of your every day look, and replace it with a wild print *

top: Vince Camutojeans: Guess. boots: Nine West]

leopard, leopard, leopard.

* it IS possible to find the perfect leopard dress *

dress: Forever 21boots: Enzo Angiolini. belt: Zara. ]

Stay Fierce !


Farewell Party, RSVP wool .

SPRING is upon us !

We’re starting to get some warm sunny days, yet still waking up to some cool breezy ones.. now’s the time to work the last round of your cozy and cute . . . .

sweaters. leggings. boots.

 

day-to-night

* get an effortless look with a sweater dress, belt, leggings, and boots *

sweater dress: Forever 21. belt: H&M. leggings: the Limited. boots: Steve Madden. ]

 chic comfort

* throw a sweater vest with any simple top/bottom combo *

sweater vest: Forever 21. shirt: H&M. jeans: Calvin Klein. boots: Steve Madden. ]

chic AND warm

* . . . . look fierce, keep warm *

sweater dress: BCBG. boots: Nine West.]

frills and thrills

* make a statement with a fierce sweater *

sweater vest: Forever 21. shirt: H&M. jeans: Guess. boots: Enzo Angiolini (Dillards). ]

keep me cozy

* pull yourself a cute and cozy look with any over-sized sweater *

[ over-sized sweater: Forever 21. shirt: H&M. jeans: Calvin Klein. boots: Steve Madden. ]

Get ready for Spring looks to come !


Faux Fur !

……. faux fur .

look 1

* add a fur collar/shawl to dress a blazer or jacket up. *

blazer w faux fur collar: Guess. tunic: BCBG. leggings: the Limited. pumps: Max Studio (Marshalls). ]

 look 2

* pair a long vest with a short tunic or shirt/skirt combo. *

[ faux fur vest: Zara. tunic: BCBG. booties: Nine West. ]

 look 3

* a faux fur vest will make any simple outfit, simple chic *

vest: Sanctuary (Marshalls). boat neck shirt: H&M. leggings: the Limited. boots: Michael Kors. ]

Stay warm !


All That Glitters . . . .


Happy 2012 !

Does anyone else wish you could still wear your sparkling and shimmering NYE outfit?  . . . . I sure do !

. . so make it work !

prowesse

* pair a bustier or any short top with high-waisted bottoms. *

blazer: Calvin Klein (TJ Maxx). busiter: Sparkle & Fade (Urban Outfitters). leggings: the Limited. booties: Nine West]

discoteca

* balance a full sequined piece with a simple counterpart. *

[ top: Zara. skirt: Forever 21. pumps: BCBGeneration (Dillard's). ]

emeraldine

* anything emerald is complimentary to almost every skin tone. *

[ top: BCBG. leggings: the Limited. pumps: BCBGeneration (Dillard's). ]

exotique

* modern and tasteful flairs of metal, geometric shapes, or color splash accents can be classic. *

[ top: Tunnel (TJ Maxx). skirt: Forever 21. boots: Michael Kors]

a-maze 

* get chic with a simple blazer, simple bottom, and complicatedly eye-catching top. *

[ blazer: Calvin Klein (TJ Maxx). top: Silence & Noise (Urban Outfitters). skirt: Forever21. booties: Nine West. ]

tribal moderna

* put a modern take on a traditional or native scheme. *

[ blazer: Calvin Klein (TJ Maxx). top: Sparkle & Fade (Urban Outfitters). leggings: the Limited. boots: Michael Kors. ]

It’s going to be a great year for fashion !


Fall . 2011

 

Fall 2011 has arrived, and so has “Fall fashion.”  

So naturally, I’m inspired!  ….yet people are already snuggling up to their basic colors and fabrics…. I mean who ever said that looks are going to get boring?  Fall and cold weather is NOT where the rich and bold go to die- keep embracing those colors !

business c(hic)asual

* add hardware to rich color. use accessories… belts, handbag accents, etc. *

blazer: Silence & Noise (Urban Outfitters). skirt: Zara. belt: BCBG. peep-toe pumps: Guess. handbag: Prada. ]

working girl through rainy days

* liven those wet and gray days with bold colors *

dress: Carolina Williamson. wedge pumps: Ellen Tracy. handbag: JPK Paris. ]

running classic errands

* get COMFY/chic in a tank and a knit skirt *

[ top: Gap. skirt: Missoni for Target. flat sandals: Bamboo. necklace: Forever 21. ]

hitting the town

* make a look edgy and fierce with geometric and color accents *

[ top: Silence & Noise (Urban Outfitters). long-hot pants:  Forever 21. sandals: Nine West. necklace:  Forever 21. ]

the anywhere look

* get flawless flow and comfort with a tank and maxi skirt, always *

[ top: Limited. long maxi skirt: Forever 21. handbag: vintage. bangle:  Forever 21]

Stay tuned for more…. Signing off for the first time, a la mode !

 


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