“If you must look back, do so forgivingly. If you must look forward, do so prayerfully. However, the wisest thing you can do is be present in the present… gratefully.” -Dr. Maya Angelou Continue reading “Printed pencil skirt & crop top”
The turning point in the process of growing up is when you discover the core of strength within you that survives all hurt. – Max Lerner
So I’ve been wanting a gold waist belt for the longest and now that I’ve finally found it, I find myself debating whether or not it’s worth its price tag. When I spotted it on Shirley of Shirley’s Wardrobe, I just knew I had to have it. She styled it oh so perfectly by cinching the waist of her lovely mustard coat and finishing the look with a leopard print clutch.
Today was actually a bit too warm to be wearing a coat but I’ve learned not to be fooled by the sporadic sunshine in this state. The temperature was much cooler in the shade, and let’s not forget the night time chills after the sun sets. Oh the joy of transitioning!
1) Here’s a side of me you’ve never seen before: my natural mane, free of chemicals or extensions for the first time in a decade.
“Simplicity and repose are the qualities that measure the true value of any work of art.” -Frank Lloyd Wright
OMG! OMG! OMG!
That was my reaction when I stumbled upon Berlin based label, Marina Hoermanseder’s instagram. I mean where has this awesomeness been all my life? The epicness of her designs have completely blown me away and left me wondering why this designer isn’t well known. Check out a few of her latest creations below and get ready to be amazed!
What better way to know an item gets the seal of approval in the blogosphere then to see it styled a variety of ways by bloggers from all walks of life? Somehow these 'blogger favorite' items tend to always be from Zara. FYI, their semi-annual sale is currently going on. It's the perfect time to stock up on these pricey coats and other winter wear you've been eyeing all season. Let's get to it:
1. Stella of J’adore-Fashion: Paired with a matching camel vest and leopard pumps, Stella slayed with this original way of styling this fabulous skirt.
You know you've mastered the art of shopping smart when you buy classic pieces that can be styled a variety of ways with your basics and trendy finds. This H&M jacket will remain a classic in my wardrobe for years to come. Here are 5 ways I've styled it over the past couple of years.
1. Bright layers – When color blocking, this jacket serves as a neutral to bring all the pieces together and tone down the brights.
“Yes, you can lose somebody overnight. Yes, your whole life can be turned upside down. Life is short. It can come and go like a feather in the wind.” –Shania Twain
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“See, when you drive home today, you’ve got a big windshield on the front of your car. And you’ve got a little bitty rear view mirror. And the reason the windshield is so large and the rear view mirror is so small is because what’s happened in your past is not nearly as important as what’s in your future.” – Joel Osteen
“When you focus on being a blessing, God makes sure that you are always blessed in abundance.” – Joel Osteen