A little Blue

I love that I’ve been subconsciously gravitating toward so much blue this season. I’ve actually been fighting off waves of Seasonal Depression this Spring, (which is common in Oregon due to prevalent grey skies and rain) but I suppose wearing blue has much less to do with “the blues” as it IS a trending color […]

Charging for Spons..

Charging for Content Creation and Sponsored Posts:The world of professional blogging- both full and part time is still a novel concept. Style bloggers across the world look to the celebrity bloggers like The Blonde Salad  and Song of Style for inspiration, yet remain in the dark about their journey toward monetary success. Everyone wonder’s “Should I be charging to style a […]

Best Spring 2016 T..

Best Spring 2016 Trends You Don’t Want To Miss Fashion trends in spring have been always about colours, patterns and bold styling, and every season, it is rather a gala affair to wait for the spring trends. Spring 2016 has already arrived in many parts of the globe, and there’s no better time to find […]

Oribe Atelier Tour

Thanks so much Oribe for inviting me out to the show this week! It was an honor to attend the first show of the 2016 Atelier tour. It was an honor to see firsthand, Oribe’s top stylist demonstrating style-secrets, to achieve looks straight from the runway! It was great to see how the product can be applied for […]

Mermaids & Un..

The older I get, the smaller I feel in the world. Life is fleeting, like wishes whispered to a dandelion… sprinkled into the wind. It’s not a melancholy thing though. It doesn’t make me feel depressed or hopeless, as much as it makes my heart ache for everything that I love right now. I want to […]

A little Love Stor..

Jose and I had some new Daniel Wellington watches sent to us recently and decided to do a mini couples shoot. It’s a treat to have something sent to us both, since Jose is such an integral part of Lavenda’s Closet. He has been shooting the majority of my blog photos for over a year now! […]

Summer Festivals- ..

It’s festival season and I’m jammin to some new favorite bands these days. Who is on your must-see list this summer? (Scroll down to see my top 5 NW concerts & Festivals to attend this year!) Also on repeat, are these AMAZING Olivia sunnies by Woodzee. Made of black painted bamboo, I love how light they are; I […]

Mother’s Day..

Motherhood has to be the ultimate adventure and to boot- we have our very own day to celebrate it! This is my 6th Mother’s day unless you count the year I held my little Ella inside my tummy. Can you believe it? I think of her and am blown away by this precious gift- my one true treasure. She […]

Mothers Day 2016- ..

For this Mother’s Day- why not support other Mom (and pop) shops in your city? My sweet bae took some photos of Ella and I as the ultimate Mother’s Day gift, so I’m sharing some shots from our shoot- PLUS 10 of my favorite local gift ideas for this weekend. Whether it’s your own mama, […]

Pantone Blue- Boho..

Serenity Blue: I adore this pastel blue and luckily gravitated towards it before it’s official crowning as Pantone Color of the year. It’s a fun color pop here to an otherwise all-black ensemble. Get my boho-chic look, plus shop more off-the-shoulder tops- one of the hottest trends this Spring and just in time for Mother’s Day! The top […]