When it’s nice to have a sister

Button-up shirt: from my sister | T-shirt: Shade Clothing maternity – $8  | Necklace: c/o Max and Chloe | Jeans: skinnied Levi’s Curve -$70 | Shoes: Target – gift | Total = $87 My sister sometimes buys clothes from those online Asian stores where shipping is like $50 for one item. And then they suck you in by making you add 10 more things to your cart … Read moreWhen it’s nice to have a sister

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 more27 Weeks: Baby Mamas

SJP from S/TC

Layering gold necklaces here made me feel like SJP from STC. Did you get those acronyms? I mean, DYGTA? I should just do this whole post that way. IDKWISHBYW. (Translation:  I don’t know why I’m smirking here but you’re welcome.) Okay, that was too hard. I think the trick to layering gold necklaces without looking … Read moreSJP from S/TC

Copy that Maxi, Cat

I’m wearing an Old Navy striped shirt ($4), Forever 21 gemstone necklace ($6 – buy similar!), thrifted brown belt ($2), Forever 21 maxi-dress-now-maxi skirt ($5), and Target clog sandals (gift from my in-laws) with a vintage Gucci bucket bag ($3). My interpretation of this pin. I’ll tell you my secret… gray maxi skirt + loose striped shirt + long pendant necklace + brown belt + one foot peeking … Read moreCopy that Maxi, Cat

Maxi what?

    Remember this maxi dress? Well, say hello to its offspring, the maxi skirt. The neckline on the dress was stretching out way too much that I was hardly modest in it. It was also too short to wear with heels. I cut the dress right at the armpits and used a combination of Susan’s and Tania’s skirt tutorials … Read moreMaxi what?

Friday Recap (yes, already)

Today I wore a maroon scarf (gift from a blog friend), H&M white shirt ($10), Old Navy brown belt ($10 – buy it!), secondhand Gap flared jeans ($9), and Target clog sandals (gift from my in-laws) with a vintage Gucci bucket bag ($3). My belt was also slowly coming undone and nobody even told me. Just because I sit all day doesn’t mean I don’t care about how my belt looks. But I … Read moreFriday Recap (yes, already)

For the love of food (and maxi skirts)

This past Friday I wore an H&M white shirt ($10), yellow scarf (gift from Melissa), Forever 21 maxi dress-turned-maxi skirt ($5), and Target clog sandals (gift). But let’s get to the good part…. FOOD. I was really anxious and frustrated so excited and happy on my way to pick up Chase after work so I demanded suggested we go get some frozen yogurt right that second for a little date. We were stuck in … Read moreFor the love of food (and maxi skirts)