Leather, Leopard and Denim

||details|| sweater: c/o Lookbook jacket: Michael Kors, similar here and budget-friendly here jeans: Mossimo high-rise jegging heels: old, identical here purse: Rebecca Minkoff ‘Chevron Love Crossbody‘, also love this option watch: c/o Daniel Wellington rings: Forever 21 and Stella & Dot Happy Hump Day! Chicago is experiencing a bit of an Indian summer this week, which I am loving but a few weeks ago I headed over to Katie’s place for brunch and to take blog pictures…
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A Plaid Mini Dress and Over the Knee Boots

||details|| dress: c/o BooHoo boots: Chinese Laundry Over The Knee ‘Riley‘ boots bag: vintage Coach, identical here, similar and on sale here hat: Forever 21 fedora sunglasses: Amazon watch: c/o Daniel Wellington You guys, its October 19th!! Can someone please tell me what the heck happened to October? My favorite month of the year is nearly two-thirds over! Two weekends ago when I took these photos with my blogger friend, turned real-life friend Katie the weather…
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Fall Outfit: Stripes and Sequins

||details|| tee with sequin elbow patches c/o HARTLOVE718 jeans: BLANKNYC boots: Frye Veronica short boot here, here and here bag: Sole Society ‘Nevin‘ bucket bag necklace: Kendra Scotta ‘Elisa‘ pendant rings: Forever 21 Happy Wednesday friends! Just when I thought I had enough striped tops in my closet, I came across this amazing striped top that not only fits just right, is incredibly flattering and well-made, super affordable ($18 people, get on it!) but has the most adorable sequin elbow patches to keep it…
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Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Dupes

Girls Night In at the AC Hotel Chicago

One of my favorite way to spend time with my girl friend is having a girls night in and a few weeks ago I had the opportunity to do just that with a couple of my favorite blogger girls Katie from Little Black Blog and Kaleigh from Lux & Concord (along with a few other friends). The fabulous AC Hotel Chicago was kind enough to host us. The AC Hotel Chicago is a boutique-style hotel located in Chicago’s famed River North…
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Styling Fall’s It Skirt: The Button Front Mini

||details|| belted sleeveless wrap coat: c/o BooHoo top: Forever 21 striped turtleneck denim button-front mini skirt: c/o BooHoo boots: Chinese Laundry over the knee Riley boots bag: Rebecca Minkoff ‘Love Chevron‘, also love this option sunglasses: zeroUV Modern Cat Eye sunglasses Unless you live under a rock, you have probably been seeing versions of this button-front mini skirt all over the place. My personal favorite is denim, but the suede and faux suede options are super…
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Dressing Up Denim for Fall

||details|| blouse: Old Navy boyfriend shirt vest: c/o SheIn sleeveless wrap coat jeans: Blank Denim distressed skinny jeans booties: Forever 21, love these and these bag: Kate Spade ‘Cedar Street Maise‘ watch: c/o Daniel Wellington If you regular reader of W&R, you already know my love of denim runs deep. I wear jeans almost every day and while I will take any opportunity to dress up, jeans are by far my main closet staple. And…
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How To Get a Deal on a Designer Handbag

||details|| sweater: Gap, old, similar here jeans: Old Navy midrise Rockstar skinny jeans loafers: JustFab Shay loafers, also love these bag: c/o Trendlee, look for less here watch: Target Lariat: Groopdealz, identical here necklace: Kendra Scott ‘Elisa’ necklace I’ll let you in on a little secret. I’m a bit of a bag snob. I love my Forever 21 and H&M handbags as much as the next girl, but anytime the budget allows it, the first thing I’m…
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Gift Giving With Braun

We all have people in our lives that are hard to buy gifts for and more often than not it seems that its the guys that pose the biggest challenge. My dad (the guy who has everything), my brother (the minimalist, my husband (the gadget connoisseur)…I could go on and on. But this year is different. This year, I’ve found the gift to make all the men in my life happy. Whether you’re buying for…
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