[[MORE]] Dressing for the mood of Summer is all about unexpected color, in sheer, romantic fabrics. And what’s even better than one sheer garment? The layering of two! Tank: Forever 21 Jacket: Wet Seal Earrings: Top Shop Ring: Ross Cuff: Nordstrom Skinny Jeans: New York & Co. Espadrille Wedges: N.Y.L.A. via DSW
Singing in the Rain
[[MORE]] What do you know- just when I almost finished storing my Winter wardrobe, it started raining. As bummed as I am about the weather change, I’ve been wanting to wear the thrifted London Fog trench I picked-up a couple weeks ago (so I guess I am smiling inside, a little). Trench: London Fog, Thrifted Utility Jacket: Forever 21 Necklace: Gifted Two-Toned Bangles: Boutique, India ...
[[MORE]] Update your Summer office-attire with a linen blazer, crop slacks and sophisticated wedges. Work in a casual environment? Mimic the look above, by adding a blazer on top of a casual top and necklace. (This look is trendy, yet sophisticated enough for a casual office environment). Need a more Corporate-friendly ensemble? Add preppy appeal with a draped neck-scarf. (Remove the scarf to...
[[MORE]] I’m loving the blousey, semi-sheer appeal of a chiffon cami paired with basic, boot-cut denim. Something about this look is so simple, yet romantic. The best part? It’s in the perfect shade of rust orange that looks good on just about every skin tone. Flounce Front Chiffon Cami: Forever 21 Bracelet: Banana Republic Clutch: Gucci The Sweetheart Boot-Cut Jeans: Old...
My Wedding Day consisted of two ceremonies to honor both mine and my husband’s cultures.[[MORE]] My Wedding Day consisted of two ceremonies to honor both mine and my husband’s cultures, and a multi-cultural reception. Here are a few images from that special day.
[[MORE]] This lavender top is an absolute dream! In addition to the soft, girly tone, the flowy silhouette is a dream come true for a curvy girl who wants to keep it modest without forfeiting style. Top: BCBG Braided Belt: Thrifted Bangles: Street Vendor, India Aztec Print Clutch: BGBG Jeggings: Old Navy Wooden Wedges: Nine West
Dressed up Denim
[[MORE]] Every season, I come across an accessory that instantly becomes my favorite. Perfectly sculpted, brightly colored earrings add an instant pop of color (and personality!) that dresses up any outfit. Tunic: Forever 21 Cabochon Earrings: Guess by Marciano Wooden Bangles: Thrifted Silver Bangles: Flea Market Find Straw Tote: Target Ankle Crop Denim Leggings: Old Navy Wedges:...
Lady in Yellow
[[MORE]] How can you possibly make a lady-like ensemble even better? Add a pop of color! Blouse: Thrifted (similar here & here) Belt: Thrifted (similar here & here) Clutch: Vintage Louis Vuitton Skirt: Forever 21 Peep Toe Wedges: Steve Madden (similar version here)
[[MORE]] Sometimes a sweater vest completes an outfit. What makes this one extra cool? It’s thrifted! Knee Length, Sleeveless Sweater Vest: Thrifted White Tank: Forever 21 Straw Aztec Print Clutch: BCBG 60” Necklace: Kopy Katz Jewelry Cocktail Ring: Kopy Katz Jewelry Boyfriend Jeans: Express Men, via my Hubby’s closet Wooden Wedges: Nine West
[[MORE]] What better way to welcome Summer, than with a floral-trim tube dress turned skirt? Cardigan: Forever 21 Tank: Forever 21 Bag: Michael Kors via Macy’s Bangles: Street Vendor, India Tube Dress worn as Skirt: Penelope Wedges: N.Y.L.A via DSW
Dinner at Dusk
[[MORE]] As much as I enjoy dining out, I think my favorite part is getting dressed for the occasion. I love the glow of a silky top and shiny jewels in the candlelight… and don’t forget a pair of unforgettable shoes. Coral Top: Forever 21 Nude Camisole: Wet Seal Necklace: c/o Kopy Katz Jewelry Aztec Print Straw Clutch: BCBG Skinny Jeans: New York & Co. T-Strap Heels:...
[[MORE]] I don’t typically wear loose fitting tops, but this mixed-print tribal tank fit my need for change (which also compliments the change in climate). Off-set by solid jeggings and nude wedges, this tank sets the tone of a print trend and silhouette I’ll definitely be wearing all Summer long. Tank: Target Straw Tote: Target Denim Leggings: Old Navy Wedges: Nine West
[[MORE]] 91 degrees of South Beach humidity calls for breathable beach-wear, and lots of shade. Floppy Hat: Forever 21 Tank worn as Tube Top: Target (similar here & here in plus & here in straight size) Wooden Necklace and Bangles: Rampage Stone Ring: Forever 21 Straw Tote: Target (similar here) Ethnic Inspired Skirt: Thrifted (similar plus here & straight size here) ...
[[MORE]] I’m loving the look of utility inspired crops paired with a nautical-gone-girly top. I imagine this is an outfit I’d wear on a safari. (Okay, maybe not the wedges, but you get the jist). Cropped Utility Pants: Old Navy Nautical Ruffled Cap Sleeve Top: Forever 21 Wooden Bangles: Thrifted Bag: Gucci Ring: Banana Republic Wedges: Mossimo for Target
To the Max
[[MORE]] Boho-chic is one of my fave looks for Summer. And with the suddenly warm Cali weather, this easy breezy ensemble is proving majorly comfy! Maxi Skirt: India Bazaar Boutique (similar here & here) Blouse: Forever 21 (similar here) Sunglasses: Target Wooden Bangles: Flea Market Find Straw Bag: Target (similar here) Flip-Flops: Old Navy
Summer Haul: Beach Essentials
[[MORE]] Print Beach Towel: Bed Bath & Beyond Straw Tote: Target Sun Glasses: Target Peach Ruffle Monokini: Victoria’s Secret Cream Tunic: Forever 21 Print Scarf: Forever 21 Large Floppy Hat: Target Black Monokini w/ Side Embellishments: Victoria’s Secret Snake Print Sarong: Thrifted Black Bikini Top: Shoshanna via Macy’s Bikini Bottom: Target Sheer Cheetah...
[[MORE]] I’m feeling a natural gravitation toward all shades of orange lately, and this apricot top is exactly what my subconscious had in mind. Any idea what won me over in addition to the color? The paisley and fishnet detailing of course! Apricot Shirt Length Dress: Forever 21 Skinny Jeans: New York & Co. Straw Tote: Target Emerald Stone Ring: Forever 21 Gold Ring: Banana...
[[MORE]] I didn’t realize this velvet blazer was so on-trend for Fall, that it’s actually two trends in one- velvet and blue. Paired with this graphic top, apparently it’s a triple-threat! (Who knew I’d be wearing a Fall trend in June?) Velvet Blazer: Thrifted, Vintage Graphic Tank: Forever 21 Skinny Belt: H&M Necklace: BCBG Bangles: Flea Market Find Skinny Jeans: Guess Peep Toe...
Bridesmaid Dress REMIX
[[MORE]] I think I speak for us all when I say that the only concern a fashionista has in being asked to serve as a bridesmaid, is whether the dress will ever see the light of day after the nuptials conclude. As a bridesmaid for my sister’s wedding last Summer, I too pondered this question, and haven’t gotten around to confirming the answer until now. I’m here to tell you that some...
How To Accessorize
[[MORE]] Accessories are a major must when it comes to completing a look. Watch the video for some of my favorite accessories, along with styling tips.
Rainy Day Blue
[[MORE]] I have a serious fashion-bond with the color blue, so it’s only natural that this BCBG puff-sleeved jacket spoke to my obsession. Paired with a tribal print scarf, black skinnies and cognac boots, it’s just the right color contrast a rainy day ensemble requires. 3/4 Sleeve Coat: Thrifted, BCBG Tribal Print Scarf: Forever 21 White Tee: Target Bangle: Delhi Fashion...
Made in India
[[MORE]][[MORE]] Knowing where things are made is one of my many obsessions, so when I had the chance to visit India last year, I couldn’t wait to create some treasures of my own. Having access to raw materials that can be transformed into whatever your heart desires was such an amazing experience, and I took full advantage! My first project was at a silver shop in Jaipur, where I...
[[MORE]] Dear Spring, Just because your weather patterns aren’t jiving with my inner urges to dress for warmer climates, doesn’t mean I can’t rock my wedges and denim crops! To compensate for your prolonged cold, I threw on a cable-knit sweater and still managed to work a couple of warm-weather essentials into my outfit. (In your face!) WARMEST Regards, Tanesha Tunic...
A Walk in the Park
[[MORE]] Getting dressed is never as easy as it looks. The key to putting together an outfit, is choosing a focal piece you can style the rest of the ensemble around. With the magic of this simple, yet well constructed knit sweater, this look came together effortlessly, and I was off to the park in no time. My favorite part about this thrifted piece that recently found its way into my closet?...