Sizzling, Shiny, & Studded: 3 ‘Must Try’ Looks for Summer

Most of you have probably tried some of the main trends for Spring/Summer already like pastels, florals, and neon. My three must try looks for Summer though, are not your average sundress and sandals ensemble! The sizzling, tropical paradise look actually combines all of my favorite trends right now – floral print, animal print, mixing … [Read more…]

DIY American Flag Cutoff Shorts

I am so excited I finally made a pair of these American Flag shorts I have been wanting for a while now! And honestly I have to say, from all of the ones that I have seen online, mine really do look the best! So, let’s get into how to make these awesomely American shorts! … [Read more…]

Designer Inspired: Alice + Olivia Floral Pants

I fell in love with these Alice + Olivia wide leg floral pants when I first discovered them throughpinterest, and even more when I saw this fun, retro looking photo from their website! I came across my version of these when I was scoping out local boutiques for my ‘Fashionably Festive in NOLA‘ blog post. When … [Read more…]

DIY Friday: Makeup Mason Jars

Are y’all ready for some DIY Fridays? Today’s DIY is a really simple one I completed with things I had in my own home (or my parents shop). Mason Jars, scissors and colored tape or decorative washi tape is all you need. I have been keeping my makeup brushes, mascara, and liners in these mason jars … [Read more…]

Feature on: PaperFashion

Y’all, I’m obsessed! Art, fashion, and glitter? Obsessed. Katie Rodgers is the creator and amazingly talented artist behind the whimsical illustrations of PaperFashion. I had the hardest time picking the images to feature, because I loved them all so much! Take a look at her work below, and you will soon understand why. Not only fashion, … [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…]

DIY: Flowerchild Fest Headdress

My inspiration for this headdress came from Free People, the brand that more than any other, represents femininity, creativity, confidence, adventure, and good ol’ free spirited fun! When I saw this headdress on their website, I fell in love, and knew it was the perfect DIY project right in time for the festivals! It was … [Read more…]

Style Stalking: Jazz Fest

I did a little style stalking during the first weekend at Jazz Fest. Here are some of the styles I was crushing on the most. I loved this girl’s black hat and dark sunnies. I wonder if she snapped any pics of me when I wasn’t looking! Polka dots, floral, and a braid – the … [Read more…]

Fashionably Festive in NOLA

Jazz Fest is one of my favorite events, that I look forward to, and try to find the perfect outfit for, all year long! The days are long and HOT, so I have very specific requirements for what to wear so that the only thing I can complain about is how the portions of the … [Read more…]

NOLA Fashion Council Street Style Brunch

My favorite time of the year has arrived yet again. Spring time in New Orleans encompasses all of my favorite things. Sun, warm weather, flowy dresses, festivals, sunnies in every style, midriff’s showing, cucumber & mint in my cocktails, lace & crochet, bright colors, and turbans & head wraps (my current style crush!) are just … [Read more…]