Gift Wrapping with a Personal Twist


  With friends headed off to college, family living out-of-state, and many other factors that make gift-wrapping a challenge- I wanted to add a personal touch. These  stamps from Laura Kelly for are not only super cute, but a perfect gift as well! They can be personalized to your liking, with a variety of […]

NOTD: Air Force/USA Themed Nails

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Long time, no talk! Between being away at a week-long camp (with no internet access), and working away on AP summer assignments the past few weeks have been a bit insane. With the 4th of July coming up (aka tomorrow…), I wanted to share with you all these patriotic Air Force & USA nails I […]

Rocksbox: Unboxing + First Impressions


Subscription services seem to be all the rage these days- and if you’re anything like me, this one will be particularly intriguing. I’m a total jewelry girl- there’s no doubt about it. Whether it’s transforming a plain outfit with a fun statement necklace, rockin’ bright drop earrings, or throwing on a few of my favorite […]

Her Campus Book Review

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  With many of my friends coming home from their first year of college , I have asked them what they wished they would’ve known before they left home. The answers range from knowing how to deal with a toxic roommate, what clothes to bring, and even something as simple as finding healthy food choices […]

Instagram Roundup

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Happy Wednesday everyone! I am so glad this week is almost over-just counting down the days until spring break! I have rounded up a few of my recent favorites from Instagram (if you don’t already follow me- click the cute icon above!) I’m sure this is news to most of you- but I recently moved […]

Geodes & Glitter


  Cream long sleeve (Anthropologie- sold out, similar here )/ J.Crew Pixie Pants/ Bandalino Riding Boots/ Geode Necklace/ Tiffany & Co. Necklace/ BaubleBar Earring Jackets I’ve been loving this super-soft cream top lately, it’s the perfect layering piece and matches almost everything! I paired it with a beautiful rose colored geode necklace, from Devin Ashton […]

Hearts & Plaid


Some people may wear their heart on their sleeves at this time of year, but I prefer show my holiday spirit on my nails. Valentine nail designs are not as difficult as they look – and you only need a few colors to create this fabulous look. Materials needed:  - White polish – Pink polish […]

Spring Floral Nails


  Can you believe it’s already almost May? This year has flown by- and I am counting down the days until summer! I love bright colors (neon’s are totally in this season!) and floral prints- so I simply combined the two into a fun nail design. Yellow is a difficult shade to pull-off for some, […]

5 Valentine’s Day Nail Tutorials


The crazy holiday of love is coming up- and you know what that means… Lots of chocolate, hearts, and festive nail designs! Today I rounded up a few of my favorite Valentine’s Day nail tutorials from year’s past. Everything from adorable minions, to creating the “perfect heart”, to intricate candy heart designs. Create the “Perfect […]

Valentine’s Day Minion Inspired Nails


  Valentine’s Day is right around the corner- and if you’re anything like me, that means lots of cute themed nail designs to celebrate the season. These adorable minion themed nails are not only incredibly easy, but quite the conversation starter as well. If you’re looking for a simple Valentine’s Day design, check out these heart […]