fashion

Jun
30,
2018

Many of you have been asking more about my “real life” and what I wear when I work from home – versus in the office. If you don’t already know this, I travel most the year and work remotely. I do spend about 10-15 weeks a year actually at Everly headquarters in Ames, IA. Right now just happens to be that stint for this year (and hopefully my last before we move all operations to Charleston, SC next year!)
I explained this in my Instagram Stories,…

May
21,
2018

I admit it’s been a couple of months now since we were in Peru, but I haven’t had a chance to post this yet due to the insanity that is my life as a business owner! In this case, the craziness works in my favor, since this outfit is now seasonally appropriate almost everywhere, not just in South America.
I can’t tell you what it is exactly, but South America has my heart 100%. Maybe it’s the fierceness of the people,…

Apr
12,
2018

During the stages of my life when I was living out a suitcase (staying abroad in Italy, interning at Nordstrom HQ in Seattle), I developed a pretty perfect “uniform” for myself. This simple combo always looks good, and can be completely retooled for an entirely different look with just a few small tweaks. Here is the formula:
BLAZER + T-SHIRT + JEANS + CHIC SHOES
That’s it. It doesn’t get much easier than this to achieve sleek, stylish minimalism.
This look works best with a blazer that’s more of a boyfriend fit (Zara’s are always my fave),…

Mar
17,
2018
Charleston, SC

Pulled Together Casual

For the longest time, I’ve been super loyal to dark wash jeans — almost religiously, even. Sure, I could play around with different washes a little more often, but who can blame me for loving dark wash?! Flattering: check. Polished: check. Versatile: check. But now I’m focusing more on my health and fitness (currently in Week 3 — aka Week 7 of BBG. Don’t worry, I will do a whole post on this soon!), and approximately 10,000 squats later, I’m finally in a place where I’ve put in the work and feel comfortable rocking a pair of light wash jeans….