Montauk, NY roadtrip!

eiffel tower print: check adorable collar: check perfect chambray fabric: check!! literally the most perfect dress, which i wore for a day exploring montauk. we visited the lighthouse at the east most point, and sipped some vino on the bay after a day of exploring. i was so excited to share this outfit on Wear, which is a new “outfit posts” site similar to Chictopia and…

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i love you long beach, new york.

i flew up to long beach, new york to surprise my aunt for her 60th birthday party this weekend. it was a quick “pop” in, and a lovely reminder of how lucky i am to have such a fun, supportive and absolutely crazy family waiting for me in the best state in the world. of course i tried to pack some fun outfits for the…

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are you on a mission, or are you just cruising around?

my nyc days are years behind me, and i am the first to admit, i am a little rusty. the constant growth and change in the city is tiring to keep up with, and i am extremely lucky to have friends who are still residing in the bubble who can guide me on my visits! my friend ella played tour guide for matt and i,…

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NYC: Nolita Day 1.

new york city is as beautiful as i remember. so many months have passed since my last visit, but the city and i always pick right back up where we left off. nothing makes me feel more alive than walking around with the brisk cold air against my face. we spent our first day walking down streets we’ve never explored, seeing old faces, eating peruvian…

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farewell nyc!

i said bye to NYC yesterday, and it feels good to be home with my cute weenie dog, claude! Lulu’s was sweet & sent over this vacation look for my trip, which i got great use out of in the hot hot heat! tomorrow morning i am back to work bright N early. there’s something comforting about familiar faces and old routines. goodnight! ♥ dress:…

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its HOT in nyc. ☀

NYC has been averaging about 95-100 degrees for our stay, so you can say it’s been a sweaty few days 🙂 we’ve been drinking a lot of iced coff, eating a lot of ice pops and trying to find AC as much as we can… with some thrifting in between! hope you enjoy my photos, more to come soon 🙂 xo dress: for sale in…

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snow dots.

on my worst days, i just picture the feeling of walking down broadway on a chilly day with the warm sun on my face. it always makes me feel better. i spent most of this perfect snowwy day doing just that with some of my closest friends. it’s a day i will cherish. i finally got to meet tieka and mara, i went to an…

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long beach, long island

here’s a little place i like to call home. i have some of my oldest memories here, and it was sad to visit after hurricane sandy and see all of the damage. my very lovely aunt/ inspiration lives here, so its always a destination on my NY trips. the house above is my dream house. i took a polaroid of it when i was 15…

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snow deer in NYC.

yay! i made it to NYC, and lived through the nemo blizzard! actually, we took these right in the middle of it! i didn’t let the blizzard stop my vacation at all, so my friend alex who travelled with me and i went thrifting in brooklyn! i’ve gotta say, wearing insulated shoes makes all the difference. i wore this cozy cozy deer sweater (with a…

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twinkle twinkle little star.

here’s a peek at my last day in new york. there was surfing, brunch foods & of course my aunts 50th birthday celebration. it was amazing being all together again as a family. i have 13 cousins, so you can only imagine.. 🙂 rowdy, dysfunctional, silly new yorkers all in one room. AND my cute 83-year-old grandma came too, all dressed up in a baby…

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the world is on your side.

just a few snapshots of a day spent with my guy in the place i want to live the most, long beach NY. boardwalk + diner + the leaves changing colors. (!!!) i got this french hen sweater from work ( also got the socks to match) and wore it for a few days straight. it is just so cozy and provides the perfect amount…

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nyc days are the best days.

in the scheme of it all, i think all of my best days were spent in nyc. especially when it is sweater weather! had one of those days where i squeezed all of my favorite things in— thrifting, coffee, shopping and wandering the streets with bonnie and gaby. bonnie brought us to this cute little spot called saturdays where you can sip delicious iced coffee…

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are you scared to wear your heart out on your sleeve?

hey guys! just another busy day over here, it is my first day back to school! these were snapped on my last NYC day 🙂 it was one of my favorite FAVORITE days in a long time. i had the mate to my soul by my side all day, got my hair done at arrojo (the only salon i will let touch my hair since…

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oh, city streets. the stories that they tell ❤

there’s something about an easy breezy summertime dress on a hot city day! this dress was just perfect for wandering around soho. i picked up the flats at a small beachside thrift store sometime last year and have brought them on every vacation since. they feel like summertime shoes to me. we took these photos outside of an art supply store i once worked at,…

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coney island ☀ ☀

a sunny july 4th in coney island! i went on the wonder wheel, ate coney cones and smiled til’ my cheeks hurt. there is something perfectly nostalgic about coney island, as if it was frozen in time. the pictures i took from the ferris wheel almost look like they could have been taken 40 years ago (maybe if they were a little sepia toned 😉…

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i’m just a dreamer.

i hope my american readers had a great fourth of july! it is one of my favorite holidays, and the day i was due to be born 🙂 i was two weeks late. these weren’t taken on the actual fourth (those photos are comin’!), but i was wearing the colors all week long!  i found this blouse while thrifting up here, and had to put…

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hearts & ice cream cones ❤

it was only appropriate to wear a skirt covered in hearts in the city because I LOVE NY! there is nothing better than spending time with my little brother matt. we are definitely two peas in a pod. he suggested mister softy and i gladly accepted, followed by iced coffees and hanging in central park with his lovely girlfriend lily. today matt flew in from…

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I ♥ NY

my old roomie justine (who i finally got to see this weekend & just recently moved to boston) told me she loves visiting nyc because as a tourist she can actually enjoy all it has to offer. it made perfect sense to me. i always mope about how badly i wish i lived here (which i do), but it is ALMOST better as an outsider.…

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cupcakes and the city!

spent this particular afternoon chatting with bonnie over magnolia’s cupcakes. i’ve had MANY cupcakes in my day, but nothing even comes close to how tasty & pretty these are. also, sharing em’ in good company may make them even tastier 🙂 hope you have a lovely friday. i will be celebrating matt’s birthday all weekend! yay! in honor of my cutie photographers birthday, take 40…

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in the beautiful morning light.

time flies when you’re having fun! i can’t believe my time in new york is almost over! i spent this day boppin’ around the village in the most flowy skirt i own. it was super windy and fun! stopped into the bollare showroom and got to play with pretty clothes for a few hours 🙂 i just love the spontaneity of the past few days.…

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