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What I’m Thankful For

Happy Thanksgiving! I was going to keep this short and sweet, with just the three things I’m most thankful for this year. But, as you probably know by now, I’m all about long laundry lists. I thought it would be…

My 101 in 1001 List

I started making this list last fall when I spent a month in Paris. I put pen to paper in my notebook at a café (Buvette… Yes, the same one as NYC!) and just started listing things out. I got…

My Fall Bucket List

Oh, the elusive season of fall. It’s never as long as we hope it will be, at least in Chicago and New York. The weather always seems to go from summer in September to quite chilly in October and full-blown…

Summer Bucket List

It’s OFFICIALLY summer, you guys! I couldn’t be more thrilled… I friggen LIVE for this season. Summer is my effing JAM. I went through a period of life where I really liked fall a few years ago, but summer is…

One Year

Can you believe it’s July?! One year ago today, I was boarding my one-way flight from New York to Chicago, so anxious for what the future held. Hindsight’s always 20/20, but I wish I could have told myself to chill…

Bow-Back Birthday Dress

I ordered this dress to wear out on my birthday (today!) and once you see the back, you’ll understand why it’s the perfect party dress! Two big bows and a cut-out detail make it fun and feminine, especially in pink. The…

The NEW Bows & Sequins

As many of you have noticed over the past week or two, Bows & Sequins has gotten a facelift! And man, oh man, it feels good!! I started my blog almost 5 years ago, without a single intention of what…

Life Lately

This week has been kind of a blur. I landed at JFK on Wednesday night and was up bright and early and in the office by 9am on Thursday morning. After a day of meetings, a doctors appointment, some errands,…