Iffy by Melissa

    Button-up: Madewell (similar) | T-shirt: Shade Clothing | Skirt: Madewell (similar) | Shoes: J.Crew (very similar!) To be honest, I am not quite sure what I was thinking here. Was it “How many patterns can I fit in ONE outfit?” or “I am going to pick blindly from the closet and just put it on.” Maybe … Read more

Toofer (Two outfits in one)

I miss 30 Rock.. 🙁 Moving on… with a tear. Blazer: Modest Mob – $30 | Necklace: c/o Max & Chloe | Tank: J.Crew c/o thredUP (similar) | Jeans: Gap via thredUP (similar) | Sneakers: Forever 21 – $10 (similar) | Total = $40 I wore this casual get-up a couple weekends ago when we had a sleepover at my in-laws’ house. We go there a … Read more

The One by Rebecca

thrifted Gap shirt ; AG Stevie jeans ; Miz Mooz Katie boots; gifted scarf My life is really just made up of an endless exploration for my next pair of shoes. And for the last two years, I have been on the hunt for the perfect boot. I promise you I have tried them all. There was even a time when … Read more

27 Weeks: Baby Mamas

black geometric necklace c/o Very Jane; Shade Clothing striped shirt, $16 ; Shade Clothing maternity t-shirt, $8 ; Forever 21 pants, $14 ; Target clog sandals Not liking the harem-pant-look I’m getting from these pants.. If I hike it up any higher, Baby will protest and angrily kick all day so I had to low-ride them. Already, Baby = 1, Elaine = 0….. I’ve been … Read more

How to Look Good in Mom-Shorts

Despite my past endeavor in trying knee-length shorts, I didn’t want it to be a one-time thing since I’m all about modesty or something. Here are three more looks with my mom-shorts: I paired my gray shorts with my yellow striped top. I always thought gray and yellow looked great together. Then I added my blue sequin … Read more

Body Image Issues: How happy are you with your body?

  A couple days ago I asked on Facebook and Twitter if anybody was truly satisfied with their body. The response was minimal, to say the least.. Well, lately, I’ve been thinking about body image issues…mostly because of my own insecurities. I gained five pounds from our cruise (Hello, desserts!!) as did Chase but he’s actually happy about it… That is … Read more

Mustard, Black, and White by Kristine

J.Crew cardigan ; c/o Modcloth blouse; Urban Outfitters skirt; Seychelles shoes; Old Navy purse First of all, a Happy Mother’s Day to all the mamas out there!!! Have you called your mom yet? :)Mustard is quite possibly my favorite color right now. Something about it – and I’m not sure what it is – goes with neutrals so, so well.  I love how this cardigan looked … Read more

Classic Chambray and Black

leopard print scarf via ebay, $8; thrifted Gap chambray shirt, $3; Forever 21 pleated skirt; Fitzwell flats, $76 Was inspired by another pin for this outfit. Loved the casual effortlessness of the chambray with the black pleats. Also, I was experimenting with how to tie my scarf in the first pic. Not sure if I like it yet… Anyone know what that knot is … Read more

How to Look like a Librarian…Kind Of

Old Navy cardigan, $17; c/o Hot Magnets flower accessory; thrifted and skinnied Target high-waist jeans, $8 (similar); JCPenney heels (similar); thrifted purse, $3 (similar) I took these pics a while ago.. like last month. I’m good about taking outfit pics as you can see from my Instagram. It’s writing these posts that is the hard part. I mean, what am I supposed to talk … Read more