• Fashion,  Style

    DIY NO-SEW KIMONO

    So… What is kimono robe? Well, The kimono is a traditional Japanese garment.  Kimono have T-shaped, Dambi-straight-lined robes worn so that the hem falls to the ankle, with attached collars and long, wide sleeves. I’ve taken this traditional garment and transformed it into a No-Sew DIY with using basic colorful robe or you can use a dress. This project takes just a few simple things. Below are the supplies you’ll need: Dress (This can be found in Burlington or…

  • Fashion,  Style,  Travel

    BEACH BABE ESSENTIALS

    Let your destination inspire your style for a fabulous vacation I don’t know about you but I have been in countdown mode to “SUMMER” I have been planning some summer getaways and family adventure for the past few months. But before I can hit the beach and get some natural Vitamin D I have some “BEACH BABE” essentials I want to share with you to pack with you as well if you’re headed to some…

  • Lifestyle,  Style

    MEET THE MCPHAULS

    23RD WEDDING ANNIVERSARY 1 Corinthians 16:14 Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. Twenty-three years down and many more adventurous years to go. The saga continues… Only God could’ve taken these two high school sweethearts who met 30 years ago in gym class knew nothing about marriage or parenthood or non the less who we really were. But he showed us both along the way with much trial and…

  • Fashion,  Lookbook,  Style

    Spring Trench Coat Styles

    Spring is a time were we can transitioning from those big and bulky coats and hats to the lighter coats and adding a touch of brighter colors. ON THE HUNT This hunter green trench coat was a thrifted find at my local store for $6.50. It was originally $10 but once I got to the register is was marked down. I loved the classic style and fit, which can be paired with some many looks…

  • Fashion,  Style

    Throwback Chuck “Converse” Taylor and Denim

    Denim has been the comfy go to wardrobe essential for many years and many more to come. During my high school years you wouldn’t have found me in anything else but a pair of blue jeans. I wasn’t the girly girl that you seen now lol. My mom couldn’t get me to put on a skirt or a dress outside of going to church. And once it was over I would come out those clothes…

  • Lifestyle

    Spring has Sprung

    spring into a new you Swap your wardrobe Transition some of your winter clothes out of the draws and closet and make space to transition the lighter spring pieces in. Keep some of your long sleeve pieces on hand for some of the brisks days that will still pop up until we actually roll into more of the later months headed towards May were will see more warmer temps here on the each coast. If…

  • Fashion,  Style

    Faux Fur Fun

    EMERALD GREEN Bundling up can be stylish and fun. Just by adding accessories to your winter outerwear looks can level up your style. I added an oversized belt to the coat, draped and tucked a scarf into the belt to give it a more dramatic look with just two accessories. SHOP THE LOOK (similar) SMOKE GREY FAUX FUR Remixing your look are always key to extending new looks out of your pieces. Look one I…

  • Fashion

    OFF-WHITE MONOCHROME

    Long gone is the taboo of wearing white after labor day. There are so many ways to incorporate this color into your style for any season. It can be done using separates, accessories or coats. Or bring it all together in a monochromatic look. HANDBAG | VINTAGE GIFT SHOES | STEVE MADDEN –similar JACKET | THRIFTED BELT | GUCCI BARET HAT | MACYS PANTS | TADASHI SHOJI MONOCHROME WITH A POP OF COLOR Same monochrome…

  • Entertaining,  Home Decor

    HOLIDAY HOME TOUR

    COZY CASHMERE CHRISTMAS This years theme was created from a picture I found on pinterest of these cozy sweater socks. It sparked the idea of an updated cozy and chic cabin feel. Tis the season! Christmas is my all time favorite holiday on the calendar. As the season approaches I start gathering ideas and inspiration of what theme I want to do for the current season. I begin shopping for the color scheme and I…