November 17th, 2014


Gift Guide: The Hostess.

And just like that, gift guide season is upon us! Would you believe that I’m already about halfway done with my Christmas shopping? Yep, I’m kind of a crazy person in that regard, but I find that I’m so much less stressed out when I properly plan ahead. Last year, View FUll Post

November 17th, 2014


Festive Finds + Brunch!

One thing I’m dying to do more of this year is entertain. I get a little bit overwhelmed having friends over as I have a pretty small space and the only place to eat is around my coffee table. Perfectionism kicks in and I worry having my friends sit on the View FUll Post

November 15th, 2014


Weekend Reading.

Well, well, well.. the holidays are in full swing… making for busy work days, events every night, and late nights as I get my gift guides prepped for you! The Stripes & Sequins gift guides kick off next week (wahoo, gift guide time is my favorite!) but in the meantime I’ve been View FUll Post

November 14th, 2014


Totally Worth It.

This Fall I’ve been a lot more mindful of my spending and the one big purchase I made this Fall was my Stuart Weitzman 5050 Boots in Black Napa. (You’ve seen here and here.) They are hands down, the best boots I own. They fit your legs like a glove, look View FUll Post

November 13th, 2014


Little Red Coat.

Breaking, breaking… Lands End’s coats are beautiful this season (and really affordable!) I’ve been wearing this one everywhere and have gotten so many compliments. The punchy red/orange is just bright enough… it provides an instant mood boost but isn’t too loud. L-o-v-e. I also really like this plaid one. I’ll View FUll Post