Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Red Carpet Style: SAG Awards

The Screen Actors Guild Awards seem like so much fun,
actors supporting actors, food and drinks during the show, and lots of great fashion...
What more could you want?!

The SAG red carpet is more casual relative to other awards shows.
A few trends of the night were bright colors, such as green, blue, fuchsia, and red. 
Classic black is always a fave on the red carpet. (if it ain't broke, don't fix it)

The fashion risk taker of night, Rose Byrne, wore an Elie Saab couture 
ivory jumpsuit that looked not only fresh and new, but incredibly chic. 

My picks for Best Dressed below.

The Best Dressed Male of the night goes to John Krasinski in a midnight blue suit.

Saturday, January 28, 2012


For my 22nd birthday yesterday, my family and friends
celebrated at Level 8 in Hotel Duval to watch the sunset. 
I'm wearing my fave fall color. Check out that post here

Rust Long-Sleeve Dress - Henri Girl
Black Lace Necklace - Gift from my sister
Black and Gold Studded Clutch - Steve Madden
Black Platform Pumps - LC Lauren Conrad
Tortoise Watch - Michael Kors
Silver and Gold Ring - Tiffany & Co.

Thursday, January 26, 2012

Red Velvet Cake Balls

It's my Birthday Eve!!!
My fave cake is red velvet and I found an amazing recipe for a new take on the classic. 
Definitely making these delicious cake balls tomorrow!

Monday, January 23, 2012

Must-Have: Statement Necklace

Everything from your favorite white tee to your sexy LBD needs a little extra something. 
Take it to the next level by accessorizing with a bright and bold statement necklace

Gold & Turquoise is my fave pairing for a basic white top. 
A pop of Red pumps up a little black dress for date night.  
Play up sundresses with Coral and Yellow stones this spring. 

Below are a few statement necklaces from Piperlime.

Saturday, January 21, 2012

Blue + Black

On my way to Paradigm in Tallahassee for Happy Hour yesterday, 
I stopped downtown for a photo op. Resulting in my first outfit post. 

Blue Racerback Tank Dress - Henri Girl
Black Cardigan - Target
Black Woven Leather Wedges - Nordstrom
Cognac Turnlock Clutch - Divas & Devils
Gold Leaf Necklace - Aldo
Tortoise Watch - Michael Kors
Silver and Gold Ring - Tiffany & Co.
Gold Stacked Rings - Express

Friday, January 20, 2012

Friday Faves

It's Friday! And it's exactly one week before my 22nd birthday! 
Before I start my day of relaxing on the couch and happy hour, 
I will share a few of my favorite things. 

Fave Bag 
Thanks to my Little, who works at Coach, 
and got me an amazing discount, this satchel is my new obsession!

Coach Kristin Elevated Goat Leather Sage Round Satchel

Fave Liquid Eyeliner
I wear winged eyeliner everyday so a great black liquid liner is a must! 

Lancome ArtLiner Liquid Eyeliner 

Fave Party Game
My roommates and I hosted a game night last weekend featuring this game & cocktails. 

Apples to Apples

Fave Quote
This is very true of my life right now, as I am moving across the country 
to LA for an internship in 6 weeks!


Fave Starbucks 
My go-to drink whether its a hot summer day or chilly winter afternoon, I always order it iced.
My mouth is watering just looking at this picture.

Iced Caramel Macchiato

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Red Carpet Style: Golden Globes

Award show season has begun, which means it's red carpet season for fashion addicts like myself. 

First up, the 2012 Golden Globe Awards.

My favorite looks of the night included pale tones such as lavender and blush, as well as bold red gowns. 

Below are my picks for Best Dressed.

Nicole Richie wearing Julien MacDonald.
Charlize Theron in Christian Dior.
Emma Stone in Lanvin.
Reese Witherspoon wearing Zac Posen. 
Jessica Alba in Gucci. 

Monday, January 9, 2012

Style Trend: Color Blocking

A huge trend on the red carpet is color blocking. 
Whether you're wearing a dress designed with different colors strategically placed 
or wearing a bright top in one shade and another bold tone on the bottom, 
it's easy to incorporate this trend into your wardrobe. 

Although color blocking is in fashion now, this trend is forecasted to be 
even bigger for the upcoming spring season.  
I can't wait to see pastel color blocking in the next few months. 

Below are some color blocking ensembles seen on celebrities.

Sunday, January 8, 2012

Bold Red Lip

Actress Zoe Saldana looks elegant in black lace paired with bold red lips. 
When playing up one feature, keep the rest neutral. 

thin black eyeliner on top and lower lash line
brown and taupe eye shadow
lash lengthening black mascara

instead of blush, try a luminizer to create a fresh face

pick the right shade of red for your skin tone
use either matte or gloss lipstick