lost in translation

Well ohayōgozaimasu to everyone! It’s been a hot minute (and a half) since I’ve posted anything on the blog: leading up to a big vacation it seems there’s always a million things to take care of that precluded me from writing, but truth told, I just haven’t been feeling very motivated or inspired lately. Part of that is due to the the fact that I’d curbed any shopping in anticipation...

ladies, all the ladies

I have a small collection of magazines that I’ve procured from different countries that I’ve kept for several years now. I picked up an Argentinian Elle Magazine that I’d bought in Buenos Aires last year to flip through, mostly for the Spanish practice, and opened it up to this page: I’d seen it before, but the stunning visual of it literally made me gasp. It reminded me of a couple...

my Texas Valentine

Jacket: Madewell [similar] patch on jacket: River Social Supply [currently unavailable] top: Just Female [similar] jeans: Madewell [similar] boots: Tecovas [gray sold out; exact in sand suede] bolo necklace: Hey Murphy [exact] Growing up in Houston, I remember the classroom parties for holidays in elementary school as being my absolute most favorite days ever, possibly even more than Christmas Day. I loved Book Character Day, getting to dress up and...

denim love

dress: Loup [exact: sale!] turtleneck: J. Crew [exact: sale!] boots: Miista [exact: sale!] earrings: Mana Culture [similar] Truth told, I only recently became a “jeans person”. Finding a pair that fits my thick torso, comparatively narrow hips and flat bum is somewhat of a challenge, so up until a couple years ago it was a struggle to find jeans that looked decent on my hard-to-fit body and that I would...

play clothes

dress: Study NY [exact] shoes: Miista [exact] bolo necklace: Hey Murphy [exact] Earlier this week I posted a photo of my new favorite thing on Instagram. I declared them to be my “Saturday night boots” because they feel so special and unique that I’m only trotting them out for big nights out. Austin stylist and all-around babe Laurel Kinney commented that I should make them my Monday morning boots too...