Navy Pencil Skirt


  Express top (similar), Zara skirt from thredUp (similar), Wee Who See sandals from Crossroads Trading, handmade clutch from Bali A couple weeks ago I had a event to attend for work and wanted to pull together a casual business look. I had gotten this faux leather Zara pencil skirt from thredUp over the winter and was excited to finally have the chance to style it. I kept it simple with a white top, my go to heeled sandal and added…

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Summertime in Lake Tahoe


  Mikoh bathing suit, A’gaci sunglasses Photography: Kristin Mansky When I first moved to Tahoe I heard so many people say that they came here for the winters and stayed for the summers. I thought I would be here for a only a year and certainly having not moved here here for the winters, I thought it was a scapegoat-ish thing to say to avoid leaving this never never land of a place. Upon moving in June, it didn’t take me long to…

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Blue and White Embroidered Top

Blue & White Embroidered Top | The Middle of Here

Ecote top (similar here and here. Also loving this) , American Apparel shorts, We Who See sandals (similar here), Patricia Nash backpack (similar here), Ray Ban aviators Embroidery is one of those details that seems to never truly go out of style. Oftentimes simple and understated, there’s a quality about the craftsman feature that gives any outfit enough edge to stand apart. When I found this blue and white Ecote embroidered top at Crossroads Trading I wondered who would let go of…

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Blue Silk Wrap Dress


Zara dress via Crossroads Trading (similar styles I love here, here and here), Seychelles sandals (on sale!) About 90 percent of the time when people ask me about where I got something I’m wearing the answer is from a recycled clothing store like Crossroads Trading or thredUp. Most often they respond saying that they don’t ever have luck second hand shopping or don’t have the patience for it. I understand that it can be a bit daunting at first but once you adopt a few…

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Navy Off The Shoulder Dress


Hello Molly dress, We Who See sandals via Crossroads Trading Co., Ray Ban aviators Besides being limited with arm functionality (can someone grab that bottle of rosé that’s slightly above my eye level? Please and thank you) I adore everything about the off the shoulder trend. I love the minimal effort it takes to have an outfit that looks put together and transitions well from day time at the beach to evening cocktails. I scored these sandals last summer at the…

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Protein Packed Breakfast Go-To’s


I’m very much a routine morning person; I love waking up early and tending to the small rituals that make morning my favorite part of the day. I start my day off by drinking a tall glass of water followed by making a pot of coffee. As an avid coffee drinker, I don’t discriminate among the varieties of coffee drinks, but grinding coffee beans and brewing a pot coffee is one of my most simple and nostalgic pleasures. As basic of a…

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