A Garden Party. On Your Face.


In the winter, I tend to stick to fairly classic makeup – black liner, pink cheeks, red lips. The occasional smoky eye if you’re lucky. But come summer, all bets are off. There’s no better time to play around with bright colors, shimmers, and lacquers. Luckily, beauty companies (like Shu Uemera, above) are in agreement and have […]

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Sweet Summer Dresses


One of the best things about summer? The fact that you can wear beautiful flowy dresses every single day (sans bra in my case!), throw on some gladiator sandals and big sunglasses, let your hair air dry, and you will just look as cute as can be. From Madewell to alice + olivia to Mara […]

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We Be Grammin: San Diego Edition


Here’s a look at my recent trip to San Diego, from Balboa Park to Ocean Beach to La Jolla (with a day trip to LA!), as seen through my Instagram lens. First off is possibly the best thing I’ve ever seen. My mom’s team for the Susan G. Komen 3-Day, aptly named Surf City Tittys, […]

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San Diego Packing Wishlist

California Dreaming Polyvore

I did something really out of character yesterday and booked a flight to San Diego… for next week! My spontaneity astounds. I’m in need of some time with the parentals and this little guy.  But before my trip I’m also in need of a beach ready wardrobe. Here’s my packing wishlist (from top left). (1) Diane Von Furstenberg […]

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One of my favorite stores in the whole world and maker of my favorite jeans, Madewell, finally has an on-line store!  Cheaper (and arguably cooler) than sister store J. Crew, Madewell is perfect for … well, just about anything. Browse. Buy. Love.  It’s what I’ll be doing. www.madewell.com

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Summer is Almost Here!

Well, not for me.  Winter is fast approaching here in the Southern Hemisphere, but that doesn’t mean I can’t drool over all the wonderful summer styles being released up north.  Recently I’ve been really into vintage-style bathing suits.  Maybe not the easiest look to pull off, but so chic when it is.  Here are my […]

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