November 17th, 2014

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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