Posted by alexandra lynn

Current Obsession: C Wonder

  I don’t know about you but as a kid I always loved going to the candy store with my mom. Pixie Stix, Warheads, Jelly Bellys- smells, colors, excitement. That feeling is what stepping into C Wonder can do for an adult with a shopping problem. Especially an adult that has multiple addictions like myself. … Continue reading

Lust List: August

August is an odd month for shopping. You’re finishing up your summer plans but your mind is set for fall. Cozy sweaters, warmer hues, and curling up in bed for a marathon movie day. August is my favorite month (hint hint birthday hint hint). I love the excitement of back to school shopping and preparing … Continue reading

Drink This, Wear That

So often fashion is inspired by organic elements- water, nature, animals. Trends are born from the color palettes of the Caribbean and the colors of the fall foliage. I however am inspired by food and drinks. This Blueberry-Lemon Cocktail from Camille Styles not only looks delicious and is the perfect drink to kick off your weekend … Continue reading

Current Obsession: ASOS

  ASOS is one of those websites where you can always find the item you’ve always needed but didn’t even know it. Packed full of on trend items with great cuts and very affordable prices, ASOS has something for every occasion. I’m loving their casual Peplum tops and plethora of bow items– everyone knows an … Continue reading

Friday Favorites

Hydrangeas and Snap Dragons were the floral centerpiece for my Bridal Shower this past weekend. The color and textural mix looked wonderful paired in my Grandmother’s floral pitcher. It’s no secret that I’m monogram obsessed and these new towels from our registry are no exception.They make the perfect addition to our bathroom and the crisp … Continue reading

Current Obsession: Kate Spade

Any designer that shares my love of bows, glitz, and preppy goodness ranks very high on my list of shopping must-haves. Kate Spade has been getting it right lately with her amazing collections of bows and wedding must-haves. I’m dying over the striped iPhone case, long bow necklaces, and that stunning kelly green bow ring. … Continue reading

Handbag Envy

I’ve got a thing for accessories. Perhaps it’s because I’m a fan of clothing basics– comfortable cotton and simple lines is what I tend to gravitate towards. Bags however is where the fun starts. It’s easy to experiment with color, shape, and texture. Glitzy hardware or simple zippers– handbags allow you to really change a … Continue reading

Behind The Mirror

I’m many things but patient isn’t one of them. Not only is it incredibly hard for me to sit still but I can always think of at least 5 other things that I would rather be doing than getting ready. Therefore, the contents of my makeup bag must be simple, take very little time, and … Continue reading

Friday Favorites

  Fun striped straws and polka dot candy cups perfect for assorted treats and cocktails during wedding festivities. Sunflowers and Snapdragons make the perfect summer floral arrangement. An ornate mirrored tray is the perfect way to display some of my favorite jewelry items. It’s also a great reminder to mix in pieces that normally go … Continue reading

Say Cheese

Melty, salty, and flavorful- what more could one want from an appetizer? I’m a cheese fanatic. Fondue is my ultimate meal and I jump at the opportunity to recreate cheesy dishes at home. This delicious appetizer is perfectly crusty and gooey at the same time and extremely simple! Perfect for a crowd– you can prepare … Continue reading