Black Leather Peplum Top & Olive Skinny Pants


If you hadn’t noticed, I have a thing for black leather. I bought this top a few years ago when the peplum trend was at its peak. This top makes me feel super sultry, hugging my curves. (more…)


Velvet Bomber Jacket & Silver Heels


As reported in my February buys’ post, this velvet bomber jacket looked like it would be a styling challenge. The lighting in my apartment made it looked much more blue than grey. I have a mostly black wardrobe due to work dress code, so I was looking for something grey to break up the darkness. (more…)

Off the Shoulder Top & Grey Skinny Jeans

I love this top and these jeans so much, I wore this exact outfit two times in three weeks. The first time I wore this outfit was to dinner with my alumnae advisor council. I volunteer as an advisor for the Delta Rho chapter of Alpha Omicron Pi at DePaul University here in Chicago.

This is the street I grew up on in Quincy, Illinois. Something seemed right about shooting my new outfit posts in the place where it all began.