“The secret to getting along with others is to be able to see the world through their eyes.”~ Paul McKenna
1:The Look – In-Love with all the Barbara Bui Collections! Most of her looks are very modern minimalism with an edge. Some of the design have a futuristic feel to them with perfect sleek tailoring. The future is looking good from this end. Image Courtesy: Barbara Bui
2: The Trend – A Chic Brooch. The next big trend in jewelry! Add beautiful brooches to your sweaters, shirts, and even bags. A great tip to not make it look too Grandma is to add a brooch to a more simple casual outfit like a sweatshirt or t-shirt with jeans. Image Courtesy: Hermitageshop.org
3: The New – Saint Laurent Mini Bag. Have to have this! Perfect for giant iPhones. Image Courtesy: Saks.com
4: The Bag – Obsessed with my new Zara bag….very different and very modern. Connect with me Instagram @LIFESTYLESKY
’70s REVIVAL IS IN FULL SWING! My favorite looks of all time…the ’70s and ’60s are back. I can’t wait to wear all my fringe bags, high-rise flare denim, and statement necklaces like the top belt from Zara that I will be wearing as a chocker…..yes, a chocker. So, so happy! Enjoy this trend – especially have fun mixing all the fringe accessories!
The perfect black bag to invest in, from high to low. I always recommend to invest in a quality timeless designer bag rather than buying brand new outfits each month. You also don’t have to spend a fortune on a great investment bag. I often find beautiful classic bags at Zara and other similar retailers. The best color to stick with that will go with any look and will always elevate an outfit, is classic black with beautiful hardware. These are Continue reading
Happy New Year 2015! Starting off the New Year with goal #1…..
“Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value”. ~ Albert Einstein.
1: Collective Magazine – I read every single day, and my new obsession is the Collective Magazine from Australia. It just keeps getting better every month. Love this creative cover and inspiring entrepreneurial stories inside! They also have a beautiful brand new website. “The Collective is a monthly 176-page lifestyle magazine that brings together entrepreneurial and creative minds from across the globe.” I love that they focus a lot on fashion and beauty industry as well. Available in digital format and print. Image Courtesy: collectivehub.com
The Same Comfort You Create For Yourself Becomes The Wall That Imprisons You. ~ Tony Robbins. That’s deep….and something to think about.
1: The Look: I am obsesses with everything leather, black & white, and modern fringe for Fall/Winter to 2015! This is my favorite look so far moving towards 2015. Love this skirt because it combines both the leather and fringe trend so beautifully. Pair it with a simple white top or t-shirt for a look that can be both dressed up and dressed down. Image courtesy: Tamara Mellon Fringe Skirt tamaramellon.com
2: The Bling: Emoji inspired jewelry. Love!! Image courtesy: Alison Lou Jewelry
3: The Look: J Brand distressed denim in Nemesis (Grey). I am obsessing over finding the perfect grey denim and distressed denim. My current favorites – all J Brand in Nemesis and Onyx. Image courtesy: jbrandjeans.com
Getting ready for Fall with my top picks from the 3.1 Phillip Lim collection – Saksfifthavenue.com. Word play with new tops, sweaters, handbags, and accessories. Currently obsessing over this perfect for Fall shoe, with a stunning gold ankle chain. Images courtesy: Saks.com, 3.1 Phillip Lim.
1: Modern Summer White: Finding inspiration with Cushnie Et Ochs 2014 Spring Runway. Futuristic, clean and wearable. “THE STRIKING COLLECTION SPEAKS TO THE NEW MODERN WOMAN WHO OWNS HER OWN INDIVIDUALITY” via Cushnie Et Ochs. Image courtesy: Cushnie Et Ochs.com
2: Alexander Wang ‘Jodie’ Ankle-Strap Pumps. These crazy stunning pumps are on sale at Saks.com. from $695 to $250! The picture and the video does not do this shoe justice! These pumps are super elegant and sexy. The snake skin patter is not too busy with more white than black, and look very modern with the ankle straps. Saks Fifth Avenue.com has the best designer sale, and I love how they show the video of the product! Also if your size sells out, you can add it to the wait list and Saks will email you once/if your size becomes available. Love that! I just got these for my birthday and I love them! Image courtesy: Saksfifthavenue.com Continue reading
Moving towards futuristic simplicity, the new minimalism. Designer Spotlight – J Brand. Taking the wardrobe down to simplicity, by sticking to easy-to-wear, modern, run out the door style, while looking beautifully well put-together. —One Color Palette – Clean Cut – Futuristic – Simple – Modern – Monochromatic – Well-Made – Sophisticated.— Love J Brand…they just keep killing it with clean, futuristic, minimalistic, monochromatic magic! Images courtesy: Jbrandjeans.com Lookbook
“Everything should be made as simple as possible, but no simpler.” Albert Einstein -Start a movement-
1: The Trend: Cape coats and blazers! I know it looks beautiful and sophisticated to drape a coat or a blazer over your shoulders, but this cape trend takes this to another comfortable level. Set your arms free, yet still look super stylish and warm. I especially love the black and/or white modern structured cape blazers that have been popping up on sites such as nastygal.com. Image courtesy: Getty Images, Miranda Kerr
2: The Look: Leather Pants + Menswear Inspired Modern White Blazer + Classic Black Pumps = Perfection/Daily Uniform from day to night. Image courtesy: Theyallhateus.com
3: GIIFT.COM: I love gift cards and always have tons of them in my bag. I also love to give gifts cards to anyone I come in contact with including my friends. What’s better than choosing exactly what you want with a beautiful gift card from your favorite store? This brings me to my new favorite website called http://www.Giift.com! I have tons of gift cards with different amounts, some I have used and some with a full balance. Giift.com allows you to load and store all your gift cards in one place (your GIIFT.COM account) and then you can transfer balance from one gift card to a completely different gift card! What?!….Yes! I love, love, love that! You can view and manage your cards all from one place with their easy to use simple website. You can also add your gifts cards with your mileage and loyalty programs together to your “portfolio total value”. The site lets you invite your friends to share & exchange!
Check out their website for an easy sign up with your Facebook or Google+ account. Here is some more info below from their website.
MINIMALIST LOOK – Taking the wardrobe down to simplicity, all neutral, well made items with classic investment accessories and outerwear. Sticking to easy-to-wear/run out the door while looking pulled together in one color palette with a clean cut, futuristic twist. On the “Need to get – investment item” list…The one, the only, icon status….black Givenchy bag and anything J Brand…they just keep killing it with clean, futuristic, monochromatic magic!