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...

Chunky Cardigans for Late Winter

As winter is winding down a bit and spring is just at our grasp I am practically jumping out of my winter clothes. I keep buying ALL of the spring clothes in preparation for warmer weather even though I know it’s going to be a good 2 months until I can actually wear...

The Most Versatile Coat in my Winter Closet

Last Fall I was stumbling around H&M shopping aimlessly for nothing. That’s when I found it. The jacket that would become my favorite, warmest, and most versatile jacket season after season. This jacket goes with literally everything. From...

The Unexpected Sweater Trend

Fall 2018 has brought many new trends to the fashion scene. Delve into the sweater trend I and everyone else is loving. Rainbow and brightly colored striped sweaters.

Night Out | Getting Ready Essentials

Getting ready for a night out Getting ready for a night out is almost as exciting as the night out itself in my opinion. If you give me 6 hours to get ready I will take that full six hours and be so completely content. That being said, I will give you my...

Wonderfully Woven Bags

So I’m sure as many of you have seen the lovely woven bag trend all over Instagram, Pinterest and everywhere else. This trend first began to emerge towards the end of last summer and then regained traction the moment the snow began to melt this spring. I...

Spring Break Swim Looks

As many of you know from my recent instagrams I took an amazing vacation to the Florida coast. No vacation to the beach is complete without a few swimsuits so I obviously had to stock up before my trip. Here were my picks, that you’ve all been asking where...

Late Winter Layering

Since moving to the city I had yet to visit the Brooklyn Bridge. My commute passes it every single day but I had yet to venture to Dumbo and check it out. I decided that this past weekend was going to be it. I made plans with my great friend Jessie and we...

Finding My City Style

As many of you know, after a long break of blogging I have found a new job moved to New York City, and found a one bedroom apartment in Ditmas Park, Brooklyn. To say these last few months have been crazy. But I am going to try and get back on the blog train and get...

Graphic and Girly

Graphic Tees My latest obsession recently has been graphic tees. In my high school days I wore band shirts and cardigans just about every day. Since then I've been totally turned off to the whole idea of graphic tees. Since working at a screen printing shop I have...

I’m Emily, I’m 24 and a recent Brooklyn transplant originally from Upstate, NY. I am a fashion, puppy and floral obsessed graphic designer working in the Financial District of NYC for a kids craft company. Learn more about me here!

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