Wide leg trousers + faux fur vest | The art of friendship

“Friendship… is not something you learn in school. But if you haven’t learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven’t learned anything.” – Muhammad Ali

Wide leg trousers & faux fur vest (8)

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Casual Friday in skinny jeans

“A goal is a dream with a deadline.” Napoleon Hill

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Distressed denim & waterfall coat

“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.” Martin Luther King, Jr.

Distressed denim, waterfall coat, camel booties and purse (6)in·teg·ri·ty
inˈteɡrədē/ – noun – the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles; moral uprightness. Continue reading “Distressed denim & waterfall coat”

Olive pleather skirt + Olive wool coat

“Never be afraid to fall apart because it is an opportunity to build yourself the way you wish you had been all along.” – Rae Smith

Olive pleather skirt + olive coat (1)2016 is really here! Now you know it’s going to take you about three weeks before you stop putting down 2015 every time you need to write down the date. It’s a yearly struggle we know all too well!   Continue reading “Olive pleather skirt + Olive wool coat”

“White lace dress”

“Don’t die in the nest. Fly above storms and grow into who God created you to be. You were created to be in the air.” – T.D. Jakes

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“High waist denim + printed top”

High waisted white denim + printed shirt (1)
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“USVI: Dinner in denim”

Bebe Denim dress (15)

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“Printed pencil skirt & crop top”

“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 AngelouPrinted pencil skirt & black high neck crop top (1) Continue reading ““Printed pencil skirt & crop top””


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!

Distressed denim + Olive Calvin Klein coat (2)

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“High waist jeans & oversized sweater”

“New Year’s Day. A fresh start. A new chapter in life waiting to be written. New questions to be asked, embraced, and loved. Answers to be discovered and then lived in this transformative year of delight and self-discovery. Today carve out a quiet interlude for yourself in which to dream, pen in hand. Only dreams give birth to change.” – Sarah Ban Breathnach

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“Ankara – holiday style”

“I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world. You’re doing things you’ve never done before, and more importantly, you’re doing something.” Neil Gaiman

Ankara shorts + knee high boots (1)

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“Holiday attire”

“Sharing the holiday with other people, and feeling that you’re giving of yourself, gets you past all the commercialism.” – Caroline Kennedy

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“Shorts & oversized coat”

“You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.” – Albert Camus

Zara olive coat + JCrew shorts (1)

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“Office attire”

“Rest when you’re weary. Refresh and renew yourself, your body, your mind, your spirit. Then get back to work.” –Ralph Marston

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“Florals in Autumn”

“In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.”
― Albert CamusFloral blazer + high waisted trousers (8)

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