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6 Ways to Update Your Wardrobe this Winter

When the calendar flips to January each year I can’t help but feel inspired to refresh my style. I’m always nostalgic during the holidays and while scrolling through photos in my phone from the year before I began reflecting on things in my personal style I need to replace, re-purchase and update. I want to […]

DIY Distressed Denim Cutoff Shorts

DIY Distressed Denim Cutoff Shorts

There is no point in ever buying denim shorts (sorry retailers!) It’s simply pointless; it’s far too easy to DIY distressed denim cutoff shorts using an old pair of jeans, a pair of scissors, and a free weekend afternoon. I made two pairs of cutoffs in summer of 2015 and have practically lived in them ever […]

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In the Trenches: Lightweight Coats for Spring

Two springs ago, I invested in a classic trench coat. I usually style my trench with chucks and jeans or uplift it with dresses and heels. Either way, whenever I wear it, I feel like a chic Parisian, although I’m an urban Californian. 1st Row: cupcakes and cashmere Alani Sueded Double Lapel Trench • Cupcakes […]

casual winter outfit

Sweater Weather: Casual Winter Outfit Inspiration

My default casual winter outfit consists of chunky sweaters, skinnies, and booties. It’s one of those fool-proof outfit combos always in the back of my mind when I’m thinking about what to wear. Pink accessories provide the perfect pop of color for winter, bringing hints of softness and femininity to tough distressed jeans and suede […]