Charlotte Russe dress | Target shoes | Kate Spade bag (similar style) | Express belt My mom and I stopped by the Farmers Market on Saturday to enjoy a beautiful morning outside. We picked up fresh sunflowers and ate yummy breakfast sandwiches while stolling around Des Moines. The key here was the comfortable shoes (obviously, right?) since I knew we would get in […]

GAP 1969

Gap shirt | Gap jeans | Target heels | Express necklace | Aldo bag (similar) | Charlotte Russe bracelet* While I often admit to being slightly dress-obsessed, it hasn’t been uncommon to catch me in my Gap 1969 jeans lately. I got mine with the ankle inseam and so far have found ankle jeans really can be worn with almost any […]


Tommy Hillfiger dress (similar) | LC Lauren Conrad wedges (shop the collection) | Stella & Dot bracelet Getting dolled up for a special occasion is something I always look forward to — which makes sense when you consider my obsession with dresses and love for high heels. My biggest tip for special occasion dressing is to choose […]


Express dress (similar) | Kate Spade bag | Target heels (like these) | LC Lauren Conrad rings Oh, the little black dress. Every girl should own one — at least that’s what all the fashion magazines claim. More and more lately I’m finding that to be true because of how versatile they really are. With this button-up LBD, I […]


  Sometimes I’m guilty of having “champagne taste on a beer budget.” In other words, I love designer brands but can’t afford to splurge on them. Thanks to the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale (which is going on until August 3), I am able to snag some too-good-to-be-true deals. Here are my five must-haves from this year’s sale.