Nothin' better than the beginning of summer - waking up in messy fishtail braids and throwing on a beachy black dress. Walking around the Huntington Harbor kinda sorta makes me feel like *maybe* I'm in Venice... but I don't have to dream about that too much longer! Found out last week that I was accepted to the language intensive study abroad program for this fall in Paris! Officially moving to Paris mid August and then I'll be exploring all sorts of places! Definitely going to try to … [Read more...]



Probably one of my favorite outfits of all time... Feelin' like an ethereal Grecian Goddess (appropriately wearing a crochet kimono from Nidodileda - out of Greece). Yesterday was the P E R F E C T start to the summer -- woke up early and grabbed coffee with my boyfriend and then we collected shells at the beach. Compiled a little video of our morning and will post it below. These photos were shot at what my mom likes to call "golden hour" when the sun is starting to set and rays out soft light … [Read more...]



I had mentioned in my last post about the "Essentials" of a wardrobe -- and here three of those key items are at play! The black maxi, leather jacket and Chelsea boots are perfect mix and match pieces. I especially love this black maxi as a staple for layering. It is versatile for both California winters and summers, where I can add a scarf and jacket or just a tank top, respectively. WILDFOX CHERUB TANK BLACK MAXI DRESS TOPSHOP CHELSEA BOOTS LEATHER JACKET PENDLETON BAG A couple summers … [Read more...]