Bringing upstate style and sensibility to NYC

Dreamy Mornings at the Guggenheim | Hilma af Klint exhibit

Dreamy Mornings at the Guggenheim | Hilma af Klint exhibit

Falling Back in Love with Art As a person who went to art school and had a BFA in design, I have always loved art. Ever since I can remember the one thing I wanted to be was an artist. I grew up taking painting lessons every Thursday from 4-6 since I was seven years...

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Exploring the Botanical Garden

Exploring the Botanical Garden

Spring is here but hasn’t seemed to have officially arrived here in New York yet. Needless to say, I am very eager for the flowers to pop up out of the ground and the trees and grass to turn from brown to green. I was in desperate need for my inner plant mom to see...

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I’m Emily, a graphic designer by day and blogger by night. She focuses on styling retro and boho inspired fashion looks, as well as creating lifestyle content focused around her love of plants, coffee and Brooklyn. Emily brings her unique upstate style and sensibility to NYC through color and style.

These are a few of my favorite things

Wonderfully Woven Bags

Learn all about my favorite summer bag trend! And the best places to find it!

Blonde Upkeep for Less in NYC

Learn all about how I keep my blonde hair fresh, toned and looking great for less in NYC

The Unexpected Sweater Trend

With colder weather comes sweaters and chunky knits. Get my go-to sweater look for Fall

What’s in a Name? My blogging journey

The origin story of this blog project and how my name came to be

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