Summer Ready in On..

We are mid summer and the heat waves are still comin. Want to simplify your summer wardrobe? Try adding a few staple rompers like this one to the mix. Throw one of these babies on and there’s no additional step or layering necessary. Obviously I accessories the heck out of this look… it seemed very organic to […]

Dana Tabu Rose Eau..

What draws me to a particular fragrance is not only a mix of my favorite notes, but like most- the nostalgia and emotional connection with the layered scents.  During the day I gravitate toward fresh florals and subtle fruits. Along with these notes the Dana Tabu Rose also includes cedar and amber. It compliments my summer lifestyle between […]

5 Shirt Dresses un..

No longer just your boyfriends borrowed cotton, the shirt-dress has evolved into a fashion staple. Rihianna sports a midi while Olivia Pollermo goes for a more feminine sillhouette. Shop these 5 must-have shirt dresses under $50:   Check out how I styled my Morrison Grey shirtdress for a flirty casual look: Shop the same Sunnies […]

Nordstrom Annivers..

If you haven’t already hit up the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale- I’ve made it easy to shop the best pieces from each category for you! Here are my top 12 dresses under $50: (click through to see SALE prices on the site) Top Bags Under $50: (click through to see SALE prices on the site) Top Shoes […]

5 Off the Shoulder..

This is one of those sales that I wait for all year long. While I am definitely a smart shopper, I am also a lazy shopper- which means all my shopping will be online this year, ha! What’s so great about this sale is that being a card holder (only debit- not credit) I have […]

Blogger Photograph..

Taking photos seems to be the most daunting aspect of blogging for newbies. I’m excited to share a few tricks that I’ve picked up over the years that allow you to take quality andconsistent images no matter who’s shooting you.  MY CAMERA & KIT Right now I shoot with the Canon EOS 5D Mark III. It’s […]

Summer Blues

I never thought I could own SO much blue! Here I am even mixing two similar blues with some staple black pieces. What do you think of the baby blue color trend? Yay or Nay? SHOP THE LOOK: Wearing Cashmere Farms sweater (or shop similar one from J.Crew pictured below), HM A-Line Skirt, Donald J […]

NW Inspo & Su..

Taking cue’s from nature has been a part of Fashion since- oh I don’t know- forever! It’s a huge inspiration for my own evolving sense of fashion as a NW native. It’s one of the best side effects of being being surrounded by vast forestry, gardens and plants. Come summer, I am inspired to wear pastel […]

Bold Stripes and S..

The classic stripe has received a major overhaul this year including unexpected fabrics, bold patterns and bright colors. Perfectly paired with anything suede, what do you think of the classic stripe makeover? Check out this romantic OOTD plus shop more stripes and suede shoes at the end of this post. SHOP THE LOOK: Kristin’it Evangeline Top, Dagne Dover Tiny Tote […]

New Whole Foods Op..

So excited to partner up with 365 Whole Foods Market this weekend as they celebrate the opening of their new Lake Oswego store. I’ve joined up with them to give FOUR lucky readers each a VIP Swag Bag filled with some awesome Summer 365-branded goodies. Head to my Instagram @lavendascloset for full entry details. **NOTE […]