Project Window

Last Thursday I competed in ‘Project Window’ at Abeille NOLA. Contestants had 30 minutes to pull items from the store and style 2 mannequins. As soon as I got the invite to this event, I signed up to participate. I have so much fun styling other clothes/outfits other than from my own closet for a … [Read more…]

Designer Inspired: Dolce & Gabbana

I did another designer inspired outfit shoot, this time inspired by the pepper print pieces in Dolce & Gabbana’s Spring/Summer 2012 collection. The entire collection featured 50′s inspired silhouettes with bold vegetable prints inspired by outdoor markets in Italy during the Summertime. Love, love, loved this whole collection! I was especially fond of the cropped … [Read more…]

Jazz Fest Wrap Up – What I Wore

I think I broke my record this year, and attended the Jazz Fest 5 out of the total 7 days!! I have quite a nice looking tan going on now. Here are some shots of my outfits that I wore. Captions: Vintage braided scarf, Free People crochet & beaded tank // Crawfish strudel & DIY yellow lace bracelet … [Read more…]

NOLA Fashion Week // Aveda’s Eco Fashion Day

Saturday, the last day of NOLAFW, was the day I was most excited for because it involved a vintage fashion show! I, of course had to sport some of my best vintage. I went with this amazing diamond print kaftan that I scored from my grandma’s closet. She told me she used to have a … [Read more…]

NOLA Fashion Week // Fashion in the Arts District

Thursday night was Fashion in the arts District which featured 4 designers in 4 different venues. The shows included Andrea Loest at Mallory Page Studio, Amanda DeLeon at Martine Chaisson Gallery, Matthew Arthur at AIA New Orleans, and Carvortress Swim at LeMieux Galleries. I was only able to make it to the Matthew Arthur show, … [Read more…]

NOLA Fashion Week // Organizing Fashionably

For my first day of NOLAFW I attended one of the workshops – Organizing Your Life Fashionably with Skye Truax from The Occasional Wife. She taught us how to organize our living space, particularly our closets! A key factor that she taught us was how to use your space wisely, especially since we do not … [Read more…]

NOLA Fashion Week // MASHUP

Wednesday night I attended and volunteered at MASHUP – Where music meets fashion. This show featured 3 fashion lines, and 3 bands at the recently re-opened JOY Theater! I was not only blown away by the designs in this show, but by the music as well. Showing was Jolie & Elizabeth featuring Royal Teeth, blackout. by Ashlie Ming featuring Big History, … [Read more…]

Backyard BBQ Style

This post is well overdue considering it is from January, but anyway, this is what I wore to my joint Birthday BBQ that my family threw for me and my sister. I love mixing styles and pieces that you might not normally think to put together like in this case the vintage army belt, and … [Read more…]