look chic when you're traveling

The idea of entering a chaotic airport can be overwhelming, but it can be an enjoyable experience if you look chic when you’re traveling. The outfit you wear from takeoff to landing sets the mood for your trip. You’ve probably spent a lot of time planning your vacation, so why stop there? Thanks to websites like TMZ, airports are a paparazzi hotspot. Celebrities are photographed more at LAX and JFK, than they are in nightclubs. Whether you like being comfortable like Bella or Gigi, or stylish like Kendall; check out how these celebs nailed the perfect airport style. – Sporty Chic – Image: Daily Mail BellaRead More →

NYFW 2018

After closely monitoring NYFW 2018 runway shows, the top trends for fall/winter 2018 have been narrowed down; lilac, crazy animal prints, puffy furs, plaids, muted florals, miniature bags, fanny packs, sparkly socks, heeled mules, and slouchy boots. Trends this season are similar to previous years, but with a new approach focusing on interesting silhouettes and styling. Clothing will be very print focused with loose fitting styles. Instead of the accessories creating the finishing touches, the focal point will be on the garment themselves. Accessories this year will be very minimal. The 2018 Pantone color of the year, Ultra Violet will also be a large influenceRead More →

night out essentials

For years my night out essentials would include everything that was in my daytime handbag–meaning, I carried way too much stuff with me. Sunglasses, pens, candy, crumpled up receipts, a notebook, and credit cards. You name it, I had it in there. These were things I didn’t need when I was out at dinner, or at a bar, or club for a few drinks. One day I saw a cute (but very small) studded clutch and decided to purchase it. From that day forward I made the decision to let go of the excess baggage so to speak, and only bring with me what IRead More →

Sweater Weather

“I hate the beach, but I stand. In California with my toes in the sand. Use the sleeves of my sweater, let’s have an adventure. Head in the clouds, but my gravity’s centered.”–Sweater Weather by The Neighbourhood  Our fall/winter sweater weather list has arrived to help you nail this season’s biggest trends. The styles that you’ll see everywhere are heightened by sophistication and detail. Silhouettes will focus on bodycon or being oversized, and categorized by the following themes; contemporary, sporty, and romantic. Contemporary silhouettes will be identified by obscure stitch detail, knit laddering, and irregular stitch patterns. Sporty silhouettes will consist of graphic stripes, checks,Read More →

fall 2017 wardrobe staples

The Fall 2017 wardrobe staples have arrived and we’re seeing a lot of vintage inspired faux fur, comfy oversized sweaters, plaid prints, and knot-tie tops. Los Angeles tends to get a little chilly during the months of November to February, and although the drop in temperature isn’t drastic, it is important you are fashionable and prepared for the cooler months ahead. Below is a list of the top staple pieces you will need this season. These pieces can be mixed and matched with what you already have in your closet for effortless, and trending outfit combinations. The trends for this fall are emphasized by comfort,Read More →

Fall/Winter 2017 Shopping Guide

We’ve created a Fall/Winter 2017 Shopping Guide full of style blogger picks, because no matter your age the thought of replacing your summer attire with a new fall/winter wardrobe feels invigorating. Decorating your home with a touch of autumn, like a cozy throw, pumpkin decor, and candles that smell of sweet cinnamon will certainly make the short days and cooler nights all the more enjoyable. Our shopping guide features a wide range of prices that will fit everyone’s budget, and with thousands of items to choose from, you’ll be sure to find what you’re looking for. But more importantly everything on our list is #trending andRead More →

fashion bloggers handbag

Have you ever wondered what’s in a fashion bloggers handbag? Are they organized by compartments or full of copious amounts of receipts and junk? A purse is like a second home that carries your everyday essentials in a trendy way. I personally, prefer smaller bags as I am a small person. Whether your bag is a mini or a large, it is your best friend! Check out what I carry in my handbag every day! Saint Laurent Medium Kate Embossed Lizard Shoulder Bag – $2,450  The medium Kate bag is one of Saint Laurent’s most popular bag silhouettes. My Kate bag is metallic silver embossedRead More →

New York Fashion Week

An outfit is not complete until you have added the perfect accessory to give it the final touch. On the runway at New York Fashion Week the trends this year included berets, knee high boots, wide waist belts, mismatched earrings, bracelet handbags, and brooches. These trends aspire to make a bold statement when paired with any outfit. They are not meant to be conspicuous, but stand out whether paired with busy or simple ensembles. Oooh, la, la… a little taste of Paris is in this season. A beret is the perfect accessory to turn a bad hair day around.  Add a beret to make any outfitRead More →

New York Fashion Week

I love living in Los Angeles because of the warm, year round climate, but I will admit I literally anticipate the arrival of the fall season all year.  Fall is my favorite season because for me it stands for sweater weather, pumpkin spice lattes, sugary scented candles, and a little reminder of home.  Being so accustomed to the warm Southern California temperatures, the second the temperature slightly drops, I know this is the perfect excuse to go shopping for a new fall wardrobe!! This year fall trends are inspired by New York Fashion Week fall 2017; pantsuits, fancy feathers, spliced tracksuits, corduroy, soft leather, andRead More →

thrift shop in la

As National Thrift Shop Day passes us by, I’ve been thinking more and more about where to spend my time and my money. I’ve come up with a shortlist of thrift shops in LA where you’re guaranteed to find something you’ll love, and at a reasonable price. If you’re familiar with the retail market in Los Angeles, you  probably expected Melrose Avenue to be the center of thrift shop paradise. You’d be absolutely right. Melrose avenue became an LA hotspot in the early 80’s and has since maintained it’s trendy, truly Californian vibe. The stores listed here are simply my personal favorites, and I’ll tellRead More →