I am sharing all my favorite places and new discoveries from my trip up the coast to Santa Barbara and Solvang.
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Staycation is the new vacation. While we navigate what the “new normal” is in our daily lives during a pandemic, the rise of staycation culture gives us a taste of our beloved vacation travels of the past. After 3 months of intense lockdown, and being a law abiding Los Angeles citizen of quarantine, I was
I think now more than ever “Comfort is Key” is the first thing that comes to mind when getting dressed in the morning. During quarantine, I’ve been embracing a much more casual and relaxed aesthetic in my own habitat with Nike’s City Ready Collection. Nike is designed to move with you. A well-rounded mix of comfortable,
Your home should be an oasis for you to unwind, work productively, think creatively and design an environment that stimulates positivity.I rely on Vitruvi essential oils and diffusers to make my house feel like a sanctuary by using different scents for different parts of my day.
Top 5 most iconic ladies in films based on fashion.
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Pantene. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Growing up, my sister had a big influence on my beauty ritual. I was more of a tomboy and my sister was more girly and would always play around with my mother’s hair and skincare products.
A travel guide on where to stay, what to eat, how to dress, and experiences you have to partake in.
So What is Mood? It’s a new wellness collection available exclusively at American Eagle and is known for its soothing and relaxing effects. They have a wide range of products that are now apart of my daily self care routine and I’ll walk you through my favorites and why. My Mood Products: The benefits of
Can’t believe I just wrapped up my SECOND fashion week, someone pinch me. Although I’ve been working in fashion for over 5 years now, it still blows my mind when I get to have these incredible opportunities where I’m invited as a guest alongside some of Fashion’s biggest names. I started as a personal assistant
A Palm Springs guide on where to stay, what to wear, and where to eat.
What to wear to a summer wedding as a bridesmaid or guest.
Fourth of July is next week. Yes, I said that right and it’s time to swap out that stars and stripes tee you wore the last 2 years in a row. Try this: be an independent woman on Independence Day! Let this be the breakthrough year! Opt for something that’s cool that you can wear for more
Kauai, better known as the Garden Island of Hawaii, is a lush landscape with tons of outdoor activities and scenic vistas. Although the island is mainly couples honeymooning and families with their children, I had the BEST time. With such a hectic work schedule, vacation for me, now is really just a time to unwind
Memorial Day weekend is the holiday breaking us into summer. I’ve created a list of my must-haves to easily freshen up last year’s wardrobe and be ready for the weekend and the summer ahead! Here’s what you’ll need: 1. Summer suiting How to wear it: Pair a matching, lightweight (like linen) suit blazer and short
I had the pleasure of being invited on a press trip with Maison Margiela fragrances at the Surfrider in Malibu last week where all my Malibu barbie dreams came true. It’s crazy how as an LA native who grew up going to Malibu, I can still discover new treasures and have completely new experiences in
I’ll be real with you, I don’t spend a lot of time on my hair. A quick touch up is all I really have time for when juggling a full time job and a blog (shout out to all my working girls who get me). Just because I don’t have time though doesn’t mean I
It has picked up momentum quickly with its ease of wear and California fresh vibes, which, we could use after coming off another predictable festival fashion season. As you all know I’m no stranger to color, so I definitely jumped on this trend months ago. Still sporting the below shirt on the regular, I decided
It’s date night. It’s girls night. It’s Wednesday night. IT’S THREE TIMES A WEEK FIND ME AT A JON & VINNY’S NIGHT. Look, it’s no secret that I LOVE pasta (my friends can contest to that) and will find any excuse to indulge in these saucy carbs. Even Eataly L.A. slid into my dm’s to invite
What to wear to Coachella
Recently my childhood best friend moved back to her hometown of Sun Valley, Idaho so my best friend and I decided to make a fun girls weekend out of it.
those in other parts of the world know it’s winter through snowflakes, LA girls know it is winter when our skin flakes.
New Orleans with Dolce Vita. My first influencer trip as a fashion blogger.
I’m all about celebrating a day of love for someone else, whether that be a friend or a significant other. But I believe every day should be about showing the ones you love care and affection not some cheesy holiday filled with tacky red dresses and heart shaped chocolate boxes. With that said, this year
Cult Gaia’s Resort 2018 collection was inspired by the scrapbook of a traveling, island-hopping woman and took place at a Frank Gehry designed Malibu beach house. The designer Jasmine Larian had every influencer dressed in different dresses representing the wide color range of the line. They really nailed a cohesive, yet diverse collection showing a
A travel guide on Tulum – places to stay, best restaurants, things to do, and everything else you need to know.
10 things you absolutely can’t live without.
Whether you’re hosting a Holiday party or plus one-ing to your new dates work party, below is a list of all the Holiday dresses made for any occasion.
Black Friday and Cyber Monday Sales. Curated selection of the best Holiday deals.
New York fashion week was 6 days of being on the go mentally and physically and I would easily do all of it again.
Greece has been on my bucket list of destinations ever since I was in high school. From gyros to learning Greek mythology I always wanted to check out the ancient country. Sadly I only had a week in Greece, so below is everything I did and things you should know for your future travel plans.
Recently, I traded in my colors and trend seeking silhouettes, for something white and timeless. And I think I made my biggest summer statement yet.
A west coast weekend getaway
Lately I’ve been on a closet color high wearing every bright color imaginable, especially yellow. Generation Z’ers, meaning born between 1990 and 2000 have adopted yellow as the new “it” color. I’m guilty of it myself. Not only does bright yellow soften my mood , it is surprisingly flattering while still maintaining some edge.
What to wear to Coachella.
A collection of modern essentials.
A travel guide on what I wore, places I went, and things I ate in Mexico City.
My current obsession is statement pink. I’m not much of a girly girl but I’m seriously obsessed with all things hot pink. What I love about the color, is its bold, bright and daring while still being feminine and edgy. Shot by my friend and fellow photographer John Michael Fulton Shot by New York Fashion Week
This is one of the first sites with fully customizable clothing options. When I initially went onto Frilly I was thoroughly impressed with how streamlined the process was. You start with choosing everything from fabric to color, length, shape and style all on a 360 rendering which makes the experience so easy to visualize. There’s
If you want to visit a country where time stood still, visit Cuba. One of the most beautiful countries I’ve visited not only for its historic landmarks but for the kind people and lively culture. First Stop: La Habana Vieja (Old Town Havana) Second Stop: Vinales Third Stop: Varadero TRANSPORTATION The cars
I just got back from NYC on Monday after spending a week there for work and as usual loved being back. New York is one of my favorite places and I love the energy of the people there. This time it was a lot warmer than I expected for Fall weather so I was a
I felt like I really channeled my inner flamenco dancer with this little number. This dress from House of Harlow is a crochet must have. Its simple, yet very feminine and sexy. The crochet net fringe at the sleeves and hem add the finishing touches. Because the dress is a statement in itself, I decided to keep
I’ve always dressed a little edgy. It comes from my upbringing. My parents raised me very conservatively. I went to a Christian school my entire life with only three uniform choices to choose from. I would get sent home for wearing fun socks that didn’t match the dress code. And growing up Bengali, my parents
My collaboration with YSTR Clothing at their Malibu Beach Club. I really love this brand because all their clothes are ethically made, no fast fashion. They have great basics that are easy to pair with anything. For summer, I like to lighten up my wardrobe and wear a lot of whites and blues. Flares add
I recently collaborated with this LA based brand and fell in love with their minimalistic charm. Lately, my style has been more tomboy and so DSTLD fit perfect with the mood.. These mom jeans are currently my favorite pair of black denim. It’s hard to find a high waisted jean thats both slimming yet flattering.
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