Olive

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Before Kevin and I started dating I lived in a tiny little apartment in San Francisco’s Marina disctrict, which happened to be situated right next to an Urban Outfitters.  It was dangerous as I had to walk past their windowfront every day to get to my doorstep.  What I loved about Urban Outfitters is that I was always able to find a piece for every occasion.  Even though we don’t currently live as close, I still pop in to see what new pieces they have on display.  I found this racerback ribbed dress by Sparkle and Fade and knew I had to have it.  It comes in a few different colors but I love a rich olive color any day.  It’s not only super comfortable but it can easily be dressed up or down.  I see this being worn in the upcoming summer months with sandals or wedges, or even dressing it down with white converse and a jean jacket.  I’m sure I’ll be getting lots of use out of it.  Happy shopping xx
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CH Wedding: 5 Steps to Prep for Your Engagement Shoot

You have an engagement shoot booked and you’re feeling ahead of the game, but what next?  As Kevin and I were gleefully preparing for our engagement shoot we realized we started having more questions than answers.  Where do we shoot?  How many locations should we shoot at?  Should we attempt an outfit change?  Where will we change?  OMG will people see us?   The last two were most likely me- and if you’re a classic over-thinker like myself, you understand.  Luckily, our wedding photographer, Jasmine Lee, (who is also shooting our wedding) is well versed in prepping couples and guided us through the entire process leading up to our shoot. read more

CH Wedding: Bridal Party Boxes

Being asked to be a bridesmaid in the past has always been such an honor, but as we all know, depending on your role being a bridesmaid comes with responsibilities and often a pretty hefty price tag.  With that being said, I knew when I asked my girls to be a part of our wedding I wanted to go the extra mile so they knew from the start how much I love and appreciate them.  I think a fun gift for your bridal party can really set the tone of what’s to come and get everyone excited to be a part of this special time in your life. read more

La Dolce Vita: Positano Beach Day

I have been meaning to post the last leg of our Italy trip for some time and with how busy life has been lately, I have really been missing la dolce vita (the good life)!  After almost 15 days in Italy, ending our trip sunbathing on the Amalfi Coast was a brilliant idea and I applaud Kevin and I for planning it so. With all of the moving around from city to city we decided to spend an entire day in Positano beaching it up (life was really rough back then)… read more

Black leather jacket

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My favorite thing about Sunday night is getting to regroup and relax from the weekend and mentally prep for Monday.  This was one of those weekends where we had friends visit both Saturday AND Sunday so I was looking forward to unwinding from hostess mode. read more