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 … 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

Better Look Good for Saul (Zabar)

New York City, and the Upper West Side particularly, has no shortage of specialty grocery stores.  From Citarella to Fairway, Manhattanites have some of the world’s most delectable options right at their doorstep.  But, as an almost decade long Upper West Side resident and a lifelong New Yorker, it is my humble opinion that nothing … Continue Reading

Deal of the Day: Zara

Winter sales are in full swing and Zara is definitely winning at the discount game!  Dresses, blouses, skirts, shoes and more have been reduced to prices as low as $12.99.  If that’s not a steal, I don’t know what is. Nothing invigorates me more than a great deal.  If you’re like me, head over to Zara … Continue Reading

Oscar, Can You Hear Me?

The winter holidays are long gone, and my half birthday has just passed.  Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, but my husband and I don’t exactly celebrate cupid’s arrow with lavish gifts.  So, unless I want to wait until July (my birthday month, and yes, I celebrate the entire month), I might have to … Continue Reading

From Snow to Sun

  As the remnants of Superstorm Jonas melt away, I can’t help but think of the sunny days to come.  Yes, I know it’s only January, but optimism (and of course a sun-filled vacation) can get anyone through the frozen and frigid winter that New Yorkers have grown to embrace… or at least tolerate. Every winter, I try … Continue Reading

Deal of the Day: Zac Posen

Nothing quite gives me an extraordinary rush of adrenaline like a good deal.  Today’s Deal of the Day comes to you from Zac Posen and Saks Fifth Avenue’s clearinghouse, Saks OFF Fifth. The Details: Bag: Zac Zac Posen Daphne Carryall Shoulder Bag Original Retail Price: $595.00 Discount Price (Coupons Included): $149.00

April Showers: Bring It, Rain!

April showers bring May flowers… Yeah, yeah, we know. April has been generously sunny thus far, but the storms they are a brewin!  Although we may want to, life doesn’t always allow us the opportunity to stay curled up at home all day with a movie, sweatpants, and the yummiest of throw blankets imaginable.  So, in order … Continue Reading