1 Mock-Neck Dress, 5 Ways

Mock-necks, the turtle-neck’s cool cousin, has had a special place in my heart for a couple years now. I know, that’s not all that long. Before then, I rarely really gave this neckline a chance. It just never grabbed me. Then I got this cool tank-top dress from Smak Parlour and my tune totally changed. … Continue Reading

Marvelous Mock Necks

{ Dare To Wear } Floral + Feminine Dress To Say Bye Summer

Summer, I sure will miss you. Thankfully you’ll be back again, but I always get a little sad at the end of the season. I honestly think about all the summery outfits I didn’t get to wear enough. I know I can’t be the only one that does that. I also mourn all the seasonal … Continue Reading

{ Dare To Wear } Heat-Wave Chic

Holy hot temps! We took these pics in the summer swelter in the city of brotherly love, Philadelphia, of course! I love living so close to this amazing city, but dressing for these hot temps without showing too much skin can be a challenge. Makeup melts off and clothing must be light or else it … Continue Reading

{ Dare To Wear } Yoga Pants as Real Pants

Hello, hello! How I’ve missed you so! I took a little break from blogging (most of May! eeee!!). That was the first time I’ve ever taken a real blogging break since the blog started over five years ago. Work got busy. Life got busy. I needed to reflect. I felt kinda burnt out and ended … Continue Reading

{ Dare to Wear } Retro-Inspired Ladylike Style

I’ve always had a thing for retro styles. The circle skirt + this little jacket that I’ve owned for like 10 years = a ladylike look with a mid-century vibe and lots of personality, perfect for a bridal or baby shower. Note to self: remember this outfit the next time I’m running late to a … Continue Reading

{ Dare To Wear } Who Says Statement Accessories Can’t Be Casual?

Sunglasses: Check. Animal-print socks: check. Floral-embellished clutch: check. I heart this look, big time! This outfit consists of neutral clothes and shoes that can go with oh-so much, and eye-catching accessories. When it comes to clothes I tend to live in styles that are more on the neutral spectrum. Then I can mix and match, … Continue Reading

Three Ways To Wear Gray Jeans

When it comes to jeans, I like to get a pair that I absolutely love and will wear a ton. I’ve always enjoyed wearing gray because of its cool factor and versatility, so I knew it was just a matter of time (and finding the right fit). My latest denim addition: gray skinnies from AG … Continue Reading

{ Dare To Wear } How To Elevate Your Biz-Casual Style

My work requires me to look pulled together with a stylish, creative flare and guess what? That’s what so many of the individuals I style are looking for — a bit professional with personality.  That’s why I am loving this combination so much. It’s easy to recreate and the statement necklace adds so much style. … Continue Reading

{ Dare To Wear } Long Vest + Midi Dress

It’s week three for this vest in my style rotation and I gotta say that I’m  SO glad I bought it. So far it’s dressed up ripped moto pants, toned down the dose of pink poise in last week’s Valentine look, and now it’s adding an extra layer of warmth to this bodycon dress.  You … Continue Reading

{ Dare To Wear } Sweatshirt + Short Skirt

It’s January so obviously I opted for a short skirt and high boots. The Dare To Wear blog series is all about showing three ways to wear one piece so it was time for this sweatshirt I’m so obsessed with to be paired with something a tad dressier than in week’s past.