The idea of New Year's Resolutions has become a little outdated--let's be real, it's just too hard to stick to an ambitious diet and exercise regimen after years of enjoying smothered pork chops and excessive couch time. But setting goals and making plans to achieve them isn't necessarily a bad thing, so I'm approaching 2017 with intentions (*buzzword alert*) to help me progress/improve/grow as a flawed human person who's interested in being and doing better.
When Courtney from Curate asked me and Annie from Magical Simplicity to hang out and take pictures in some of her favorite seasonal looks, of course we said yes! All these rounds of holiday parties call for an assortment of fancy dresses, fluffy coats, and deceptively comfy pants. If you’re looking for really cute stuff at surprisingly reasonable prices, check out Curate in Hyde Park or join me on the couch and shop for your new
New clothing boutique Idlewild Woman will officially open next Spring, but lucky holiday shoppers can check out their new digs at 1232 Vine Street (next to Homage) now during the Idlewild +FERN popup shop, open weekends through Christmas. True to form, Article’s sister shop carries a well curated mix of low key-hip clothing and accessories, beauty products, and foodie favorites. As far as fashion, standouts include high end sweats, trendy calf hair clutches, and geometric bronze
Welcome to Black Friday, the day holiday shopping Officially Gets Real and the race to find The Perfect Gift For Everyone is ON. For me, the thought of pushing through stampeding hordes of wild-eyed shoppers after spending 20 minutes trying to find parking is my own personal hell. Like most sane people, I prefer to shop online from the comfort of my bed, usually while finishing off a pint of Haagen-Dazs dulce de leche around