What I Am Wearing

I cannot believe it is already almost the end of October! I am counting down the days till Thanksgiving, Christmas and then my birthday in January. For many living in the Midwest/East Coast the weather is already starting to get cool, however not in LA. The other day it was in the high eighties while other days it will be in the sixties. The weather is not the bad part, its what to wear that really messes with your wardrobe. Going to a fashion school (FIDM) one day everyone will be in their trendy summer clothes while the next day everyone is in head to toe layers. I officially give up haha

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Crop Rib Tank: Nordstrom

Shorts: BCBG Generation

Flannel: Nordstrom

Shoes: Converse

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Obsession #6

Timberland Trend…

So I have seen this trend SO much in LA. I was very hesitant about it but then the more I kept witnessing people wear these boots I slowly started to want a pair. FINALLY today I bought some, being completely honest they are not name brand Timberland boots but they are such good quality and I instantly fell in love once I tried them on. These boots are SO 90’s but I kinda love it. So many celebs have been spotted wearing this trend, especially one of my favorite Kardashians.

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I really want to experiment with different looks I can pair the boots with and today it was the perfect temperature for an over sized sweater.

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Sweater: Free People

Army Jacket: Rubbish

Boots: FILA

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Sunday Funday

Hope everyone is having a fabulous Sunday! (: I thought I would share with everyone my friend/roommate Drew, his latest Youtube video. It is a tour of our new apartment!! Below is the video if you would care to check it out. Unfortunately I was not home when the video was made, so sadly I am not in it! Please let me know what you think!

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Cloudy Dayz

I thought I would share with you all my outfit that I wore to school the other day! It was a cloudy day, so I felt like wearing something slouchy and comfortable. I liked the idea of pairing a sweater over this red tiger dress I bought awhile ago. I was OBSESSED with this MINKPINK dress I saw at Nordstrom and finally snagged it when it went on sale. ENJOY XOXO

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Dress: MINKPINK

Shoes: Dr. Martens

Sweater: Vintage

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Back 2 School

I officially started my VERY last quarter at FIDM! I thought I would share my first day of school look with all of you. This past week I have been so busy, I have moved into a new apartment with my friend Drew. Be on the lookout for an apartment tour. Also, I am still interning at both Rachel Zoe and Chic Little Devil so that is keeping me busy. I can not believe I am in my very last quarter, time sure does fly.

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Top- Madewell

Necklace- Charming Charlies

Shorts – BCBG

Shoes- Steve Madden

Purse- Rebecca Minkoff

Watch- MARC by Marc Jacobs

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Bye Bye Summer…

I just thought I would update you all on why I have not posted in FOREVER!! Oh and of course share a look with you! So I am in my second to last quarter at The Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising, I register for my last quarter of classes tomorrow. It’s crazy how fast time flies. I have also had the opportunity to take on two internships as well. I currently intern at Chic Little Devil style house. This is where stylist’s will pull clothes for red carpet events, movies and basically everything and everything. I also intern at Rachel Zoe Studio! I am loving both my styling internships and it has been a lot of work juggling school and two internships. It’s officially September 2nd, which means summer is basically over….well everywhere else except LA. I thought I would share an outfit I wore the other day!

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Top- Nordstrom

Bralette- Free People

Leather Shorts – H&M

Shoes- Nordstrom

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Obsession #5

As I said in my last post, I have done a lot of summer shopping. Nordstrom had a huge sale these past few weekends and I took advantage of that. From shopping and going to FIDM, I am always noticing new trends and trying to incorporate them into my wardrobe. I have been obsessed with the knit sweater sleeveless crop top, and I have seen tons of celebrities and students at my school wearing them. I love the look and high neckline, along with how cute they look on. The 90’s is making a comeback and I love it!

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Vanessa Hudgens literally makes anything look good.

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Shorts- Forever 21

Ankle Boots- Express

Purse- Henri Bendel

 

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Obsession #4

Hellooooo alll,

I have some exciting news!!

1. I am almost done with my fourth quarter at FIDM.

2. Summer break is just around the corner. This means more obsession/outfit posts and whatever else I feel like posting.

3. I have recently bought SOOO many new clothes and I can not wait to post them!!

School this quarter has been VERY crazy. I have been so busy with projects, homework and learning stupid photoshop. Also, I have been applying for various internships, so keep your fingers crossed!! I also have exciting plans this summer, I will be taking a trip to NY. There I am going to tour FIT and of course explore the city. I promise to document everything and post all about it. I am looking into going to FIT for my bachelors after FIDM, since I will only have my associates degree.

Anyways, on to my latest obsession!

The overized coat trend, is a trend we saw appear in winter, and is making its way through spring/summer. This trend is also known as “The man coat”. The oversized coat is shapeless and straight through the back and torso but it is structured on the shoulder and hip. However, do not mistaken “oversized” for poor fitting this is where the challenge is. An oversized coat has to look intentional, fashion forward and drape in just the right way. Basically, all of the Kardashians have been rocking this trend. Love them or hate them, they know how to wear this trend perfectly.

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Below is my version of the trend. I found my oversized coat at Nordstrom Rack. I had to get it because it was the very last one, it was my size, and most importantly it was originally $150 and I bought it for $16. Any fashionista would not pass that up!!

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Oversized coat- Nordstrom Rack

Harem Pants- Nordstrom

Crop Top- Nordstrom

Shoes- Macy’s

 

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Second Year Tote!

As many of you may know, I officially started my second year at FIDM! Second year means you get your mini tote bag, this is a BIG deal at FIDM. When you first start FIDM you receive a huge tote bag to carry supplies/carry around, but second year students get a smaller version. I could not wait to get my mini tote and walk around FIDM with it!

I had my first week of classes and along with my first week of homework. The way FIDM works is that classes are 3 hours long, once a week, which means you get 6 hours of homework. So the quarter gets a little crazy, but goes by quickly. For those who do not know the quarter system is used at FIDM, this means students go to school for 10 weeks and then get 2 1/2 weeks off. I honestly love this system!

As a present to myself this quarter, I bought myself a Marc Jacobs watch. I love it and I have been wearing it everyday since I bought it. I liked the gold and silver mix, so I can wear both colors.

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Lakers Game

This past Sunday I had the opportunity to attend the LA Lakers VS the Memphis Grizzles game. I brought along my friend Hailey from school and we had a fun Sunday night. While walking around LA Live before the game we got to watch the celebrities arrive to the MTV Movie Awards which was being taped right next to the Staples Center. LA Live was crazy crowded but it was fun to watch the madness.

We had amazing seats at the game! The game itself was close, and the Memphis Grizzles won.

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I decided to wear a cute black boyfriend blazer, with a grey v neck t-shirt, black skinny jeans, and pointy toed kitten heels. I call it casual fabulous!

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