lets call a chartreuse

lets call a chartreuse

i’m a born & bred jersey girl with lifelong roots in nyc and i try to steer clear of tourist attractions 10 months out of the year, but there’s just something about the holiday season in manhattan that has me flocking to all the best sights – the bryant park winter market, the rockefeller center christmas tree, the ice rink, and of course the ‘top of the rock’ exhibit! so last weekend i took to one of my favorite exhibits on the coldest day of the year, bundled in some new winter gear that i’m super psyched to be featuring. Continue reading “lets call a chartreuse”

don’t get mad, get plaid 

don’t get mad, get plaid 

i’ve been feeling SO festive lately and it’s really rubbing off on my wardrobe! i may complain about the weather once in a while (aka always) — but when it all boils down to it, i am pretty darn grateful to live in a state where we (basically) get all four seasons to enjoy…. so today, as we head into the weekend before thanksgiving, i’m featuring one of my favorite looks from LAST year (before the days of indigo heights!) notice the black hair? yep…. this look was shot a while back and i’m just as obsessed with it now as i was when I first bought it.  Continue reading “don’t get mad, get plaid “

room to breathe: the ultimate festive frock for thanksgiving dinner, dessert & leftovers, too!

room to breathe: the ultimate festive frock for thanksgiving dinner, dessert & leftovers, too!

it’s my favorite time of the year! aside from extreme cold, the holidays are the best  — family, friends, festive outfits, lots of food & fun seasonal cocktails…. what more could a girl want? this dress is a thanksgiving dream, with tons of room to feast and a color scheme that’s so seasonal it hurts. Continue reading “room to breathe: the ultimate festive frock for thanksgiving dinner, dessert & leftovers, too!”

sporty vs. sweet, part 2: how a two-piece outfit yields opposite vibes

sporty vs. sweet, part 2: how a two-piece outfit yields opposite vibes

if you peeped part 1 of this post, you got to see the top half of this two-piece collaboration with rosegal featured in a super sporty style that had ‘downtown brooklyn’ written all over it. today, i want you to see the bottom half — a piece that’s totally unexpected — styled in true ‘brooklyn heights’ cobblestone fashion. it’s the sweetest, most sweatery skirt you’ll own: and it’s worth every penny! Continue reading “sporty vs. sweet, part 2: how a two-piece outfit yields opposite vibes”