Jessie Holeva Spring Style
Dare to Wear, Fashion

{ Dare To Wear } Laid-back Layers

I absolutely love this time of year. After a brisk winter the warmer weather is oh-so appreciated.

This season I get the urge to break out both the light and bright hues. I don’t want to feel too summery, as there’s still a likely chance for a chilly weather change.  It’s not consistently warm just yet, so layers are your friend — I know they are definitely mine! Continue Reading

Smak Parlour Designs
Fashion, philadelphia

{ Local Love } Shop Smak Parlour’s Capsule Collection On Kickstarter Right Now!!

So there’s these two really stylish, super sweet, girl bosses that own a trendy and affordable boutique in Old City Philadelphia called Smak Parlour (love their store & them!!). They also happen to be best friends and designers. Their names are Abby & Katie. They’ve been in business for ten years, have really cool style that’s all their own, oh and they’re also a blast. I’ve had the pleasure of collaborating with them on TV segments, shoots, events, and they even carry pieces from my vintage-jewelry collection Bling Babe.

Also, they are budget-friendly fashion babes and know it’s all about fun and expression, not spending a fortune. And so, they’re gone back to their designing roots and created a capsule collection through Kickstarter that’s so the Smak Parlour style. It’s a little glam, a little edgy, quirky, cool, retro, feminine, and incorporates their Philadelphia roots by collaborating with three Philly artists.

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Style Expert Jessie Holeva
Dare to Wear, Fashion

{ Dare To Wear } Whatever YOU Like

Hello fabulous darling! It’s a new dawn, it’s a new day, and today I’m talking (well, typing… ) all about a style rule to live by. Wear what YOU like.  I follow it and it serves me well. In fact, it dawned on me when I was typing up the tips below. You see, first comes the outfits, then the tips. So that means I play dress up to figure out what I like. Continue Reading

Fashion, wellness

{ Five Things Wellness } The Cutest Bowls For Healthy Snacking

Can we all agree that April is a little strange? There are random days where it just rains (or snows!) and out of nowhere there are a bunch of absolutely gorgeous sunny days. That’s why this month, I’m all about skipping routines and mixing it up with indoor and outdoor workouts.

Don’t forget, April is Earth Month and there are a bunch of wellness-themed things going on. So, let’s love our planet and ourselves with these five things wellness that I’m currently craving. Continue Reading

Jessie Holeva
Dare to Wear, Fashion

{ Dare To Wear } Purple Tones

My lovely blog photog Audrey  just got a new camera and we couldn’t be more excited! The pics for April are our best yet and I cannot wait for you to see more thoughout the month! It’s so funny to think that before I met Audrey randomly at Starbucks I didn’t really do outfit posts and now it’s one of my favorite features to work on. Continue Reading

Celebrity, trend hungry tuesday

{ Trend Hungry Tuesday } Nick Jonas & Jessica Alba Have Something In Common

So Nick Jonas hosted Nickelodeon’s 2015 Annual Kids’ Choice Awards last week wearing a trend that I’ve been kind of obsessed with for spring. It’s a denim jacket and he’s not the only stylish star who was recently spotted rocking it. Jessica Alba donned her jean jacket on Instagram last week while promoting Michelle Obama‘s Let’s Move campaign and her company Honest. She cuffed the sleeves and dressed up the look with a statement necklace.  Continue Reading

Designer Collaborations, Fashion

{ Fashion Favorites } Lilly Pulitzer For Target

Well hello Lilly! The Lilly Pulitzer for Target collection hits retail in just a few weeks (April 19th!) but start picking your favorites now. These styles at this price point won’t last long.

The entire lookbook is now available and in true Lilly style, it’s a celebration and you’re invited. On Target’s site there’s a little virtual party where you can click on what the guests are wearing, the beverages, decor, or anything else you’re eyeing. Continue Reading