7 Tips for Throwing a Pool Party

I can hardly believe that Labor Day weekend has come and gone! Where did the season go?! I was very mindful to savor every single second of summer, but it’s still so bittersweet to see it on it’s way out. (Actually, there’s really nothing sweet. Just bitter, tbh.) Let’s not get ahead of ourselves, though… Fall doesn’t technically start until later this week, but seeing as this last weekend was GORGEOUS in Chicago and the forecast is looking pretty promising, maybe we’ll get lucky enough for another pool weekend or two? Here’s to wishful thinking! (And FYI: There’s a pretty epic discount code at the end of this post, so be sure to take advantage!)

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Summer Stripes

I’ll be back in Chicago this afternoon (currently writing this from 30,000 ft!) and I was beyond thrilled when I took a little peek at the forecast this week! It’s felt like fall for the last two weeks in France and if there’s anything to ease the heartache of leaving Paris, it’s warm summer-like weather in Chicago.

I wore this casual combo for dinner with a girlfriend when I was in town a few weeks ago. You can’t go wrong with the classic combination of a striped top and white jeans, especially when you’re holding on to these final few summer moments.

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Friday Finds || Week 36 & 37

What. A. Day. It was a bit of a frazzled Friday over here, my friends. Hallie and I were supposed to be flying back to the US this morning, but as we were en route to the airport, I realized my passport was not in the pouch it was supposed to be in in my bag. (And if you know me, you know I’m insanely organized with those types of things.) Cue me freaking the eff out!

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10 Outfits for the Summer-Fall Transition

This is always such a tricky time to get dressed, isn’t it? You’re freezing in the morning, but by the afternoon, you’re sweating profusely… Sound familiar? Layers are key! Here are some of my top tips for adding in layers and extending the life of some of your summer pieces…

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Rose Gold Wrap Dress

I wore this rose gold wrap dress for a wedding weekend in California at the end of July! My friends got married right outside of Malibu and this silky dress was perfect for the welcome party on Thursday evening. (You may have seen it on Insta stories that weekend!) And good news, it’s currently marked down to $66 so scoop it up fast if you like it!

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