• Fashion
  • Watermelon Maxi

    The off-the-shoulder trend is nearly everywhere this year and it’s everywhere for a reason – it’s chic without being attention grabbing; alluring without being obvious. There’s a breezy nonchalance to it that’s difficult to find fault with. However, after a year and a half of already shoulder barring, I needed to round the trend out, […]

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  • One-Piece Wonder

    From runway to the red carpet, jumpsuits are still going strong. Plus, they make getting dressed a breeze. But since they’re not all cut from the same cloth, here are three things to keep in mind: 1. The Vibe Depending on the cut and fabric, this closet chameleon can go in every direction imaginable.  For black […]

  • Travel
  • Saint Maarten Travel Diary

    THE ISLAND Saint Maarten is the smallest island in the world divided between two countries – with France on one side and the Netherlands on the other. The island is small, with only 90,000 inhabitants, but offers tourists a multitude of things to do that goes far beyond beautiful beaches and turquoise water. From zip-lining and […]

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  • Fringe Benefits

    Thanks to their breezy silhouettes, an extensive range of prints, and a wide spectrum of colors, maxi dresses pretty much double as cover-ups once summer rolls around. However, when styled correctly, they don’t have to be worn exclusively at the beach – they can be given a street-chic appeal for a night out on the town […]

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  • Hot Pink & Pom-Poms

    For many vacation-goers, this time of year is all about sun and sand. Packing for your daytime look is a breeze – stunning swimsuits, your favorite cover-ups, oversized sunglasses, and embellished sandals – but dressing for an evening affair presents an entirely different challenge. For me, the goal is to pack many multi-purpose pieces that work for […]

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  • Cute Ways to Cover Up

    When heading to the beach this season, retire your uniform of blah T-shirts and jean shorts in favor of a playful cover-up or two. Aside from being super easy to throw on over your swimsuit, they are also incredibly versatile. Wear them with your flip-flops and a wide brim straw hat for a day in the […]

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  • Go Sporty

    Greetings from the sandy white beaches of St. Maarten! No matter where the sun takes me, vacations are always my favorite – follow along throughout the next week for details on our trip! The swimwear market usually isn’t friendly to sports-minded minimalists like me, but this season, the tide has shifted. Just like workout leggings are […]

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  • All White for the 4th

    Per usual, the 4th signifies the change of seasons in the fashion world – summer styles are put to rest as highly anticipated pre-fall collections are released, and as usual, the exchange comes with the best of sales. With temps near 100 degrees pre-fall collections are wildly impractical and the truth of the matter is we’re […]