Vintage Denim and Hand-Me-Down Heaven

My husband calls me a hoarder.  I just say I’m “sentimental.”  Regardless, I have once again been proven correct in my assumption that some things are just worth keeping. As a child, I was constantly given hand-me-downs (the perks of being one of the youngest family members).  As a child in the ’90s, my denim collection … Continue Reading

See Now, Buy Now – 3 Hot Trends from NYFW

One of my favorite parts of September is New York Fashion Week.  Yes, it is technically still Summer, but it’s time to start prepping for Spring. Hey, planning ahead never hurt anyone! Check out three of my favorite new trends that covered Manhattan’s runways last week: STRIPES Stripes are timeless and are in no way a new trend, … Continue Reading

NYFW 2016: Let the Games Begin!

Every September, New York Fashion Week takes the city by storm, beckoning fashionistas from all over the globe.  Listen, I’ve been to fashion shows before.  I’ve flashed my backstage pass to super thin women dressed all in black, guarding the doors leading to a mysterious abyss of fashion frenzy.  I’ve chit chatted with stylists, designers and PR people … Continue Reading

Brand Spotlight: Q&Q SmileSolar

Q&Q SmileSolar is an amazing brand that combines their passions for innovation and global happiness to create products that are loved by many. By using recycled materials, Q&Q SmileSolar develops well designed watches that are completely solar powered.  Say goodbye to changing your watch batteries.  So long as you have access to an hour of sunlight, you’ll have 3 … Continue Reading

WOODn’t It be Nice?

If you’re anything like me, you love searching for, finding and ultimately wearing unique pieces that standout.  If you’re anything like me, you LOVE watches!  From antique timepieces to digital tickers, I’m all about that arm candy. – I recently came across a brand of watches that utilizes a material I rarely see in a … Continue Reading

The Modern Milliner

As a lifelong New Yorker I am supposed to subscribe to the ethnocentric idea that there is no city on earth that compares to the city that never sleeps.  In my early twenties however, I spent a brief period of time living in London.  The Old Smoke entered my lungs and nearly a decade later, … Continue Reading

How to Keep Your White Kicks White

Don’t kick your dirty white kicks to the curb just yet.  From tennis shoes to slip-ons, the white sneaker trend is going nowhere fast and The Eden Edition has the down-low on how to keep your stark white footwear crispy all year round. – I eagerly unpacked my brand new pair of Backyard Footwear Tivoli … Continue Reading

Brand Spotlight: Elegantees

As many of you know, Instagram has become a new obsession of mine!  While perusing the profiles of other influencers on the highly addictive app, I came across a wonderful company called Elegantees. Have you ever wondered who actually makes the clothes you buy?  Well, with Elegantees, you shall wonder no more. – Elegantees is … Continue Reading

Let’s Go Orange (and blue)!

Nothing excites a Syracuse University alum more than one of 2016 NYFW’s biggest trends, the colors orange and blue!  Luckily my closet is filled to the brim of my two favorite colors.  Designers like Opening Ceremony, Jeremy Scott and Tory Burch covered their runways with stylish models clad in the beautiful and spirited color combination. … Continue Reading

Color Blocking Done Right

Color blocking is one of the hottest trends happening in fashion, but it’s important to know how to properly embrace the magic of the rainbow.  No one wants to look like they fell out of a 1990s time warp! There are a couple of ways to embrace color blocking. For beginners, start with a neutral … Continue Reading