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Resort Chic: 5 Looks to Rock Your Next Vacation

A spring vacation is almost a necessity in the Midwest. The snow turns to slush, the skies continue to loom grey and gloomy, and wanderlust starts creeping into our psyche. Dreams of sun-drenched beaches, dinners lit by sunset on the sand and that ocean breeze all beckon our overworked and downtrodden soul. A vacation is […] Read more…

Style Watch: Date Night Outfit Inspiration

Date Night Outfit Inspiration The Cut Out Trend

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner wouldn’t it be nice to add a little subtle sex appeal to your date night outfit?  2015 was the year of the naked dress. For us mere mortals, this isn’t a look that can be pulled off in our everyday life- we probably wouldn’t be allowed into our date night venue. […] Read more…

Fall Designer Collaborations

Target fall 2015 designer collaboration

I’m Sarah from The Kissing Booth Blog taking over today! Apple Watch Hermes. guide for shopping Target on Black Friday. Derek Lam 10C and Athleta collaboration started September 9th featuring fall inspired (with a little leather) workout gear! “My heritage is in American sportswear design, which comes from the idea of incorporating outdoor leisure activities with day-to-day clothing. Think horseback […] Read more…

faribault for target #fashionfriday

Faribault-for-Target

Now this is something to add to your Faribault exclusive collection for Target. Recently launching on Target.com,  Faribault’s classic-meets modern collection of American-made accessories and giftables include an assortment of limited-edition bags, throws, scarves for men and women and tech accessories in an array of exclusive stripes and plaids. But what you really need to know is Faribault […] Read more…

adding style to boots with kuhfs: #fashionfriday

kuhfs boot accessory

I’m Sarah from Fashion Friday!  After a few rounds of searching Pinterest for the perfect fall outfits I started to look at my closet differently. It’s not realistic to buy everything new each time the seasons change, so I have to look at my closet for items that can be repurposed. I found summer scarves that […] Read more…

sporty jackets for fall #fashionfriday

sporty jackets for fall patagonia north face

I love a good sporty jacket for fall don’t you? Fingers crossed we experience more than a few weeks in Chicago. I think everyone is bracing themselves for another polar vortex. But in the interim I will wear my favorite sporty jacket for as long as possible. The good news is most performance jackets are thin […] Read more…

leather details #fashionfriday

Fashion Friday leather skirt nordstrom

I’m Sarah from instagram picture it is no surprise that leather and leather details have taken over my style. Every fall leather details become popular so this year I’m focusing on adding leather details to my closet.  I love this skirt and how it can easily get styled so many ways from dressed up for […] Read more…

updated little black dress #fashionfriday

Zara black leather dress

With a few weddings, events and dates planned over the next few months, I took this opportunity to update my Little Black Dress. I found this leather Zara dress a few weeks ago and just knew that this was going to be the dress that we help stay stylish all fall! By swapping out different […] Read more…

updating the little black dress #fashionfriday

Erin Gallagher vintage ring

In my book there is nothing more flattering than wearing the perfect fitting and perfectly flattering little black dress. Little black dress have been a staple in our closets for years, and adding a modern twist or updating it can really bring it back to life and back into regular rotation. I’ve had this dress […] Read more…

summer trends #fashionfriday

I love so many of the trends out right now from cuff sandals to floral to jumpsuits!  These trends are so fun and playful for the summer.  I try to invest in timeless pieces and pick up my favorite trendy pieces on a lower budget – like Nasty Gal. (I normally get overwhelmed with these […] Read more…

coolibar is summer chic #fashionfriday

Never would I imagine how much I would adore UV protected clothing until wearing Coolibar, much less a cover-up that translates into a dress or tunic. Don’t get me started on my body imagine issues. It’s rare that I will wear a dress that isn’t v-neck, tapered at the waste and has sleeves. Just skimming photos […] Read more…

the perfect fitting dress #fashionfriday

Happy Fashion Friday! I wore this dress to an event last week for the first time this year. It’s from The Webster Collection from Target, one I’ve owned for a few years and find myself wearing summer after summer. The reason that I love this dress so much is the shape of it; it has a very hourglass cut […] Read more…

nude sandals for summer #fashionfriday

With summer and wedding season right around the corner I’ve transitioned wearing my black heels to nude high heels. It feels right to wear nude shoes when it is warm and sunny out, especially after the long winter we had. The past year I’ve become a huge fan of nude heels. Read more…

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