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April 2017

Fashion Lifestyle

Hermes Scarves as Home Decor

April 20, 2017

So I’ve been slowly starting to decorate our home, but was finding it hard to find artwork that really felt like us. To be fair, we’re not art experts, but we didn’t want something too generic either. As I was walking through the airport on my way home from a business trip, I saw in the window these Hermes scarves hanging on display. Hermes scarves are so beautiful and full of color which is exactly what our house needed. Finding…

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Book Club

Book Review: The Lake House by Kate Morton

April 17, 2017

I spent my Easter weekend with a pretty bad cold, but on the upside I had plenty of time to catch up on my reading. I finished The Lake House by Kate Morton which is our first book in our virtual book club and the first book I’ve read from this author. I thought she had a very descriptive way of writing which really put you there, you could vividly see what she was describing so I really enjoyed learning…

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Love Notes from a Hopeless Romantic

April 15, 2017

When Daniel and I started dating, I used to leave him love notes in places that he wouldn’t necessarily find easily. I’d hide them in his wallet folded up between his credit cards, inside his gym bag and other sneaky places. I’m a hopeless romantic remember? I just pictured him being a little surprised and maybe smiling when he found one. As the years went on, I did it less and less. Not because I love him any less, but…

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Fashion Lifestyle

DIY: Framed Designer Shopping Bags

April 13, 2017

If you’re like me you don’t like to throw away your nice designer shopping bags. Why you might ask? Well, they are usually made of really high quality paper so you think you can  use them for things around the house. Or you’ve worked so hard to earn that bag that you don’t want to throw it away. Either way, I have a fun solution to keep them forever! Turn them into home decor! Find a frame that fits the…

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Fashion Travel

Work Style: Back to Black

April 11, 2017

Black is my favorite go to color for work clothes. It’s classic, chic and you can always dress it up or down depending on your day’s agenda. The perfect little black sheath dress goes along way when paired with a fitted blazer and some killer shoes. Break up the basic blacks with interesting pops of color. This black Armani dress with a satin sash and a thigh slit is simple, but not boring! Pair this with great pumps and a…

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