• The Fall Shoe that I Wear with Everything

    Fall can be a challenging season for footwear. It feels wrong to wear sandals or open-toed shoes, but is it too soon for boots? My favorite shoes to wear for fall are loafers and flats. And to answer the question — boots are totally appropriate, especially ankle booties. However, if it’s not cold enough yet for boots, loafers are the perfect solution. Chicago weather has trouble making up its mind during fall, so I don’t want to be too warm in boots.

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  • Lace Dress + DesignerShare Chanel Bag

    I spent last weekend at PoshFest, which is Poshmark’s annual conference. This year, it was held in Chicago and I was fortunate to be invited as a guest of RXBar. I just recently made my first Poshmark sale (shop my Poshmark closet here), so I felt a little out of place amongst all of the amazing ladies who have sold tons of items and some who even re-sell clothes full-time. But, it was a fun and inspiring weekend nonetheless. Read on for details on this look.

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  • Allie’s Fall Fashion Wish List

    Fall is here and it’s time to start shopping! The coziest and prettiest textures for fashion and home come with this season. I’m actually trying to cut back on my shopping, so I’m just splurging on a few fun updates for my wardrobe and apartment – specifically shoes and pumpkins. Here’s everything that I plan on buying or have already bought. Most of the items are very affordable.

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  • Holly & Tanager Bag

    Recently, I went to an event where I was introduced to local Chicago handbag brand, Holly & Tanager. Their bags are sleek and functional, as all good bags should be. The Italian leather is top notch too. My favorite part is that it can be worn as either a cross body or a clutch – it’s two bags in one.

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  • Fall Transitional Style to Shop Now

    The weather is finally starting to cool down, indicating that fall is near. I wore pants last week for the first time in a couple of months! That’s ok because I’m getting tired of sweating and shaving my legs every day. I’ve linked my favorite fall transitional style items.

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  • Back to College/Fall Essentials

    Fall has always been my favorite time of the year. New fashion, pumpkin spice, perfect weather. This is the first year that I actually won’t be going back to college since I graduated – mixed emotions. In any case, I’ve partnered with some amazing brands to show you how to kick off the school year/fall season in style.

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  • Life Lately: Lessons From My First Month After Graduation

    My blog content has been a little light lately and there’s good reason for that. I graduated college and got my first full-time job! Being done with school feels weird, but very good. I want to share some quick reflections and lessons from my first month after graduation.

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  • Rent the Runway Unlimited Made My Dreams Come True (NOT Sponsored)

    What’s your wildest dream? Mine is to wear a new designer outfit every single day. I know – don’t judge. There’s just something so great about wearing something new. And, that great feeling goes away on the second wearing. It really does – you know I’m right! I discovered how to make my weird dream come true and it’s A LOT less expensive than you may think.

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  • My Favorite Summer Denim

    There’s never a bad time to freshen up one of the most staple parts of your wardrobe. There are some great new jean pieces to shop this season.

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