Fall Wish List 2019

Hope you’re having a lovely weekend. I know it’s almost over, but I hope you’re enjoying this evening with a yummy meal and some great tv. Comment down below if you’ve gotten up to anything exciting this weekend. You know I like to know what you’ve been up to. Anyway, for this week’s post, I wanted talk about some pieces I’m lusting over for this upcoming Autumn season. These are pieces I think could benefit most people’s wardrobe in one form or another, and will keep you on-trend for the season.

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How Accessories Can Change An Outfit

Hope you’ve had another lovely summer weekend. What have you been up to? I’ve had a fairly chilled weekend. Yesterday my friend, Megan, and I went for brunch at a really cute place, called Hoi Polloi, near our apartment. We shared spicy Spanish eggs and chocolate banana pancakes. Then we went to see The Lion King which brought back all kinds of childhood mems. Today, I spent the day walking around the British museum and eating fish & chips in the park. Anyway, on to why you’re all here, this week’s blog post.

For this week’s blog post, I wanted to talk about taking something as simple as a black t-shirt dress and making it into an interesting outfit all using accessories. Accessories often get over looked, but they really can take an outfit from boring to glam in seconds.

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Why Everyone Needs a Dog in Their Life

Have you had a good weekend? We had a wonderful sunny weekend here in London town. I spent yesterday in Regent Park with my friend, Megan. We had a picnic, walking through the rose garden, and went on the peddle boats. Today I went to Camden Market, with my roomie, Holly. We had the best grilled cheese ever, watched the loch opening and closing for the long boats, and explored all of Camden’s little hidden shops.

I’ve been wanting to write this blog post for weeks now, but couldn’t quite bring myself to put it all into words. My dog, Derby, passed away on the 20th of June at the age of 15. You might not know, but I got her for my 9th birthday and we’ve been inseparable ever since. It will take me a long time to get used to the idea that I won’t ever see her again. As one of the most important beings to ever enter my life, I wanted to dedicate a blog post to her and all she taught me.

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Create Your Own Co-ord

Hope you’re all having a lovely weekend. Have you gotten up to anything exciting? Comment down below if you have. I, on the other hand, have been sick this week. I think it’s just a bad cold or a chest infection, but it’s not been fun. I had to waste my Saturday resting, but it was kind of nice to catch up on some tv shows I wanted to see. Today, I got myself up and out for a walk around Shoreditch with my friend, Jade, which was nice. (I did have to come back and take a two hour nap though lol)

For this week’s blog post, I wanted to talk about creating your perfect co-ord. A co-ord, or coordinate, is a matching set of clothing, and is one of my favorite outfits. I love the versatility of a co-ord because you can wear the pieces together or apart, so it’s twice the outfits in one. Sometimes your perfect co-ord isn’t available though, so here’s how you can create that perfect combo for yourself.

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Postcards from Paris

Hope you’re all having a lovely weekend. I know it’s been a couple weeks since my last blog post, but I’ve had some bad news the other weekend and then a busy one the next. My beloved dog and best friend, Derby, passed away two weeks ago now, and it has been incredibly hard for me to think about anything else. This past weekend I spent in Paris with my mom and Mrs. Cindy. It was nice to have my mum here with Derby passing away and Paris helped to get my mind off things. Anyway, I’m sorry for missing a couple blog posts and hope you guys can forgive me, but let’s get on with this week’s post!

This week, I wanted to talk about how to nail a city summer break outfit. This was the outfit I chose to wear while walking miles in the Parisian summer heat, and would make a great outfit for any other summer trips you have coming up too. Below is the break down of the perfect outfit for your next summer trip.

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How to Make Pink More Badass

Hope you’re having a good Sunday. The sun is finally shining again here in London. This weekend has been a fun one! Thanks to my friend, Sarah, we started off the weekend speed dating. It was an interesting experience, but I def didn’t meet my soul mate lol. Yesterday, I had brunch at Dishoom, a Bombay restaurant, with my friend, Vincenza, which was delish. Then we walked around some of the vintage shops together. Last night, the roomies and I watched Salmon Fishing in the Yemen with Ewan McGregor and Emily Blunt, which was a lot better than I expected. Today, I’ve been running around getting things ready for Fergus and my mom’s visit this week. I can’t wait to see them. Anyway, on to this week’s post.

For this week’s post, I wanted to talk about the color pink and how to make it a little more wearable without looking like a twelve-year old girl. I know it can be a bit of an intimidating color if you’re trying to look more mature or just don’t want to look too girly. Personally, I’ve always loved pink, but I do avoid it if I’m trying to look older. Over the years, though, I’ve come up with some tips to make pink more wearable.

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Can't Go Without the Cargo

How are you all doing on this chilled Sunday evening? This weekend, I’ve been settling back into my flat after arriving back in London, went out for an ABBA night with my roomies, and then hung out with my pal, Jade, and took some blog photos together. Comment down below what you’ve been up to.

This week, I wanted to write about one of my new favorite trends, the cargo pant. (I know, how 90s of me!) They were a 90s classic For this post, I wanted to talk about how I've styled my cargo pants and how you can too.

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My New Summer Uniform

How are you doing on this sunny Sunday? I’ve been back in Maryville, Tennessee for the past couple weeks, spending time with my rents and doggies. It’s been so different from being in London, but so nice to catch up on lost time and revisit old places and faces. It’s been such a nice little summer break. Have you been up to anything interesting this week? Comment down below if you have.

I’ve talked about style uniforms many a time on this blog, and how having a “uniform” for yourself can make getting dressed in the morning a whole lot easier. There’s a chance you might already have one without even knowing it. I recommend just evaluating your wardrobe and finding what you wear the most if you want to create a uniform for yourself too.

For this summer, I’ve created my new summer staple outfit, and it’s one of the outfit combinations I tend to fall back on time and time again, no matter the season. The break down is below.

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Tie-dye the Trendy Way

I’m back! I’ve been so busy the past few weeks. I’m so sorry I’ve missed a couple posts. Between my friend, Megan, visiting me in London and flying back to the US this week for my other friend, Amber’s wedding, I’ve been a very busy bee. I don’t really know how I’m still standing to be honest. I think tomorrow calls for some relaxing lemonade sipping by the pool.

This week, I thought I’d talk about the trendy but tricky trend, tie-dye. This is one of the fastest growing trends of the summer season, so I thought it was only appropriate that I come up with some tips for pulling it off and looking amazing while doing it. It may initially make you think of that tie-dye t-shirt you made at summer camp when you were a kid, but fear not! There is in fact a way to try the trend without looking like you’re dressing up for a hippie themed party.

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