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Sarah Flint Pumps – Are They Actually Perfect?

When someone labels their product “perfect” my reporter brain immediately leaps into action. Call it a professional hazard, but I’m a bit of a skeptic. I like to do my homework when someone makes a huge claim – and shoe designer Sarah Flint did just that! She laid all her chips on the table, calling her Sarah Flint pumps “The Perfect Pump.”

A heel can’t actually be perfect… or can it?…

How to Style An Infinity Dress

If I told you could wear one dress dozens of different ways, you’d probably call me crazy. Now, let’s push that envelope even further… What if I told you that same one-size dress can also flatter all body types? Are we in an alternative universe? Nope, we’re simply discussing how to style an infinity dress! This dress takes adaptability to new levels and will quickly become your favorite occasion dress. 

Chicwish Swimwear Review: Know BEFORE You Buy

Planning a winter getaway, looking ahead to summer? If you’re on the hunt for affordable statement swimwear, you’ve come to the right place! In this post, I’ll share insight on one of my favorite places to score eye-catching, artful swimsuits… and we’ll talk about the pitfalls. Chicwish swimwear is amazing. However, there are some caveats you need to know BEFORE placing your order.…

MAE: Emerging Designer Talks Style, Entrepreneurship And Sustainability

Normally, I’d start this post talking about the dreamy dress I’m wearing [and I’ll certainly get there]. However, I’m going to take a slightly different tack while discussing MAE – also known as MAE’d In NYC. Why? Well, the founder has a fascinating story of personal drive and personal style. Sarah Mae risked a lot to launch her eponymous brand. She self-funded her first collection.…

Zesica Reviews: This Maxi Lives Up to the Hype!

Ever spot something online you think is absolutely gorgeous, but worry there’s no way it will live up to the photos? This Amazon boho maxi dress from Zesica was that piece for me. It popped up as a suggested ad and piqued my curiosity. The colors were so happy and vibrant. It seemed the perfect piece for a tropical vacation. But Zesica? I’d never heard of it before.…

How to Look Elegant and Classy Every Day

“Elegance is the only beauty that never fades” ~ Audrey Hepburn. Think about the most elegant woman you know. What is it about her? Why is she so captivating? Chances are you don’t so much remember what she was wearing, but think instead of her overall persona and presence. That is elegance at work! It’s not about clothing; it’s about attitude and poise.…

Holiday Party Outfit Ideas That Keep You Warm

Baby it’s cold outside… As much as I adore that song, it tends to ring a little too true this time of year! I love dressing up for the holidays, but frosty weather has a way of cramping my holiday style. December and January can be pretty bitter in the Midwest, so this style guide is dedicated to Holiday party outfit ideas that actually keep you warm.…

VIVAIA Shoes: Give the Gift of Sustainability

Man, I’ve been looking at my feet a lot lately… Why, you ask? C’mon, do you really have to ask? It’s the shoes of course! This pretty little block heel from VIVAIA shoes just radiates elegance. Better yet, it’s eco-friendly. We’ll get into those details in just a second, but first I wanted to explain the purpose behind this post.

As a style blogger, I test out a lot of brands/products in the hopes of helping you sift the lackluster from true winners.…

What Color Suits Me? Find Your PERFECT Shade

I have a confession to make… If you walk into my closet, you’ll find 5 dresses, a jacket, and a blouse in exactly same color. What’s with the repetition? My husband will never understand, but there’s method to my deep blue madness. I discovered what color suits me—and ran with it. Moreover, I urge you to do the same!

  • Have you ever donned a color that kept the compliments flowing?

How To Wear White After Labor Day

Rules, schmules… When it comes to personal style, old-fashioned edicts always come up short. Certainly, we’ve all heard the fashion guideline that we should abstain from wearing white after Labor Day. However, once you know the history of that rule, you’ll really want to throw it curbside! We’ll go over that story in second… But first, let’s get one thing straight. Not only is white “appropriate” after Labor Day, it can also be impossibly elegant.…