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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……

Gift Guide #1: My Wish List

I’m kicking off this year’s 25 Days of Gift Guides just like I do every year, with my personal (ridiculous) wish list for the season! To be honest, I really don’t want anything this year, but I’m a list person…

Houndstooth Blazer & Leather Loafers

Happy Monday! It definitely was NOT bare leg weather over the weekend… It was absolutely freezing in Chicago on Friday and Saturday, especially. It was kind of a rude awakening since we’ve had such a warm fall so far… I…

With the Band

Military-inspired band jackets with a healthy dose of button-detailing are definitely trending right now! I picked up this velvet blazer at Nordstrom a while back (it’s still available — and 60% off!) because it reminded me of this Saint Laurent…

Playfully Preppy + 2 New Parisian Places in Chicago!

When it comes to fall clothing, I’m all about the playfully preppy details. I love taking basic wardrobe staples (like denim, sweaters, and jackets) and mixing them with a few classic prints for a fun pattern pop. The more layers…

Little Navy Dress: Work & Weekend

This little navy dress is definition business in the front, party in the back! I recently wore it under a scalloped blazer for a meeting and wore it again sans jacket (and swapped my pumps for lace-up sandals) for one…

Four Fun Outfits for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day can get a bad wrap, but I always think it’s fun to play into the holidays and dress up with a little bit of theme! Whether it’s a pretty pink dress with some scallops at the waist, a…

Seven Tips for Summer Travel

Summer is all about that relaxed state of mind, but it can also be quite the opposite when it comes to travel plans. To ensure your vacation is as rejuvenating as it should be and as stress-free as possible, I’ve listed…