Today is the day. from prosecco to plaid has officially been relaunched. I hope you all enjoy the new site and I would, of course, love to hear your feedback. Thank you all so much for being such a great support the past six months.
Stripes never go out of style. I wouldn't say my wardrobe is full of them, but the few pieces I have that consist of stripes I do love. This weekend I paired a blue striped dress with some brown accessories. I had this little number tucked away in my closet for some reason, and typically when I put it on, it goes over a bathing suit. I decided to turn it into a daytime dress; perfect for a scorching day down in Texas.
How it's already June I don't even know. I can't believe I've been living in Houston now for almost 2 months. I'm looking forward to this weekend for a few reasons. I have a friends birthday party, a friends going away dinner, some photo shoots for the blog, pool time (with a side of sangria, of course), and lots of work to do for my new website. It will be completed next week and officially relaunched at that time. I will let you all know when, and I can't wait for you to see it. And, with that, my gems for the moment.
I think we all can agree that leaving the house without your techie items is just not an option. And on those days that you are rushing like a maniac and leave your phone or iPad sitting on the kitchen counter, you feel naked and in a panic all day long. While we can all say it's nice to detach from the world when on vacation or a place where cell reception isn't an option, I think it's safe to say that this day and age we are all, unfortunately (or fortunately) attached to our gadgets and gizmos. With all that being said, if your phone is stuck to you at all times, it better look just as fashionable and stylish as you.
For some reason, I just love polka dots in warmer months. I don't know what it is, but I tend to pull them out when spring turns to summer. Whether it's a blouse, a dress, a cover up while at the beach, I'm a big fan. If you are questioning whether you can 'pull off' polka dots, oh you can! You don't have to wear a top with large polka dots all over; you can opt for a more simple and dainty pattern (or even an accessory). As well, this is not something you need to spend a lot of money on. There are plenty of fantastic polka dot options at very reasonable prices. Click below to shop your favorite piece, and have fun with polka dots this summer.
I attended the fabulous David Peck trunk show this past Thursday. Wow - does he have beautiful things! There were so many pieces there I wanted; more specifically the printed shorts. If they aren't the perfect addition to one's summer wardrobe, I don't know what is. If you don't know much about David Peck, make sure to check him out here. And, in the meantime, below you will find some of my current favorites from his collections, and a picture with the designer himself.
Oh, the weekend (and June)! I'm off bright and early to San Diego for a good friends wedding. Couldn't be more excited. I know I only moved 6 weeks ago, but I can't wait to get away and relax all weekend, while celebrating such a great occasion. Given the weather report for the next few days out west, I have packed items for a warm climate during the day and items for a cool climate at night (sometimes I wonder why I don't live in CA). Some weekend essentials.