Spring Lookbook 2013

Friday, June 6, 2014

20% off site wide on The Dreslyn

The Dreslyn: Enter code GIVEIN for a great discount on great pieces for summer and some to stash for fall!

Basic Leather Avarcas
Basic Leather Avarcas
Basic leather avarcas

super cute jeans for summer from rag and bone:

Split Separating
Split Separating
rag and bone split separated jeans

Rusty Moto Jacket
Rusty Moto Jacket
opening ceremony jacket (this is insane and I am clicking order!)

A peek at J Crew Fall 2014

J Crew is so easy to wear and it always looks fresh.  Here is a peek at the Fall 2014 collection--hitting stores in August!

J.Crew RTW Fall 2014

J.Crew RTW Fall 2014

J.Crew RTW Fall 2014

J.Crew RTW Fall 2014

J.Crew RTW Fall 2014

Thursday, June 5, 2014

White For Summer: Get the look

In the summer I love white--it reminds me of being on a Greek island. As the weather heats up this look is fresh and chic. A few years ago we went to Greece and our favorite beach by far was Myrtos beach, Kefalonia. It was gorgeous. 

White out: The look

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Get the Look:


leather tibi tank (I would wear a white tissue cashmere wrap sweater over this for more coverage)
Ray ban acetate cat eye sunglasses 
Arme de l'amore bracelet Proenza mini suede bag with fringe Ancient greek sandals 
elizabeth and james white pleated twill shorts

Trends coming for Fall 2014

Now is the time to hit H and M, Zara and the spring sale section and save that money for the upcoming season--which by August will be hitting the stores.  If you scoop up deals and avoid major purchases right now you will be ready to shop guilt free come late summer.  Here are some fall trends coming your way!: via French vogue

Trend: Sixties London--mini skirts, trapeze dresses, patent leather

20 trends for Fall/Winter 2014-2015 Sweet Sixties Louis Vuitton Gucci Saint Laurent

Trend: All over knits--soft wool neutrals
All over knits Stella McCartney Céline Marc Jacobs

Trend: eccentric furs

20 trends for Fall/Winter 2014-2015 Eccentric furs Just Cavalli Alexander McQueen Fendi Marc Jacobs

Trend: Long coats
20 trends for Fall/Winter 2014-2015 XXL coats Dior Lanvin Céline

Trend: GOLD!!!
20 trends for Fall/Winter 2014-2015 Goldmine Chloé Prada Saint Laurent

Trend: sports wear
20 trends for Fall/Winter 2014-2015 Sportswear Miu Miu Fendi Louis Vuitton

Trend: military khaki:
20 trends for Fall/Winter 2014-2015 Military khaki Balmain Calvin Klein Isabel Marant

Trend: optical monochrome
20 trends for Fall/Winter 2014-2015 Optical monochrome Balmain Bottega Veneta Dries van Noten

Trend: Ponchos
20 trends for Fall/Winter 2014-2015 Poncho Etro Barbara Bui Burberry Prorsum

Trend: sixties prints

20 trends for Fall/Winter 2014-2015 60's prints Prada Chloé Valentino

Trend: Feline prints

20 trends for Fall/Winter 2014-2015 Feline femininity Céline Giorgio Armani Givenchy

Trend: velvet
20 trends for Fall/Winter 2014-2015 Velvet night Nina Ricci Tom Ford Chanel

Much more Fall Winter 2014/2015 Fashion coming your way toward August!

Monday, June 2, 2014

Saving for Fall

This season we have been remodeling our home and I have had to pick light fixtures over shoes and I am focusing on what to wear in the Fall.  Here are some great street style shots from my favorite German goddess blogger Golestaneh street style:

A few great shots from Paris Fashion Week Fall Winter 2014/2015:
Trend: Navy and black (which I LOVE!)

LOVE this pop of color: poppy!

Sunday, June 1, 2014

A chic sandal on sale and how to wear

Since I live in L.A. I pop into Jill Roberts often--it is always beachy chic and full of beautiful things.  These sandals are there but I found them for a much better price and love this look:

visconti et du ru maui flat sandal

How to wear:
blue shoe
black iro silk loris blouse
saint laurent sunglasses
arme de l'amour rose gold cuff
gap legging jean in washed ink (in the ankle length)
linen eyelash scarf in cobalt
visconti et du ru maui flat sandal

Cuff It!

Now that summer is right around the corner if I am wearing jeans I like to give them a cuff (unless they are cropped) Here are some great cuffed looks via Fashion Tag:

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Paris Fashion Week September 2011, Emmanuelle Alt

how to wear:
cuffed jeans
madewell linen muscle tee
Helmut lang linen jacket
Proenza bag
Alexander McQueen scarf (on sale!)
Madewell Hepcat sunglasses
Alexander wang suede pumps
Frame denim jeans 
(these are slim boyfriends in the best cut ever!)