Schoolboy Status

There’s nothing I love more than a classic, preppy back-to-school look. A crisp, menswear-inspired blazer in the fall… can’t beat it! I don’t know what it is, but there’s just something about this outfit that reminds me of Harry Potter… I may not be wearing a robe and a wand, but I just want to shout, “You’re a wizard ‘Arry!” And I obviously mean that in the best way possible.

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Gift Guide #4: Hostess Gifts

Whether it’s a dinner or cocktail party, a Friendsgiving, or a weekend stay, you should never show up empty handed! A thoughtful hostess gift never goes unappreciated. If you don’t know the host that well, you can’t go wrong with fresh flowers in a beautiful vase, a bottle of wine, spirits, or champagne, luxurious hand soap & lotion, or a nice candle (bonus points if you include chic matches). If you have a feel for your host’s interests, taste, and humor, feel free to have a little fun with it. Some of my favorites include group games, coffee table books, something with a funny phrase, high-end olive oil, or even bath salts to destress.

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Floral Maxi in the Fall

A floral maxi dress might seem like something you have to retire in the fall (especially in places like Chicago and New York!), but with the right layering, it can be surprisingly versatile! (As long as it’s the right color palette… Neutrals and fall hues work best! Not so sure a hot pink maxi is going to look seasonally appropriate, haha.)

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My Latest Trip to London

This past trip to London (my 4th time visiting the city!) was one I’ll never forget! Visit Great Britain invited me to experience the best of British luxury (pinch me!) to coincide with their #LuxuryisGREAT campaign and it was four days of absolutely incredible travel, dining, shopping, and sight-seeing. Luxurious living at it’s finest! But let’s dive right in, we’ve got a lot of ground to cover…

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Gift Guide #3: Rosé All Day

This might just be my favorite gift guide I’ve ever made! It’s always rosé season in my eyes, especially with all of these fun finds. If you’ve got a rosé enthusiast on your shopping list this holiday season, you can’t go wrong with any of these perfectly pink gifts! (And yes, I’ll take one of each, please. Pretty please!)

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