Inspiration from Around the World

    One of my main places to get (and gain) inspiration is from my favorite street style blogs. Whether it's scrolling through tons of colorful accessories on Jak & Jil or even looking at some local subjects on Chicago Street Style, they all allow me to escape into the picture (and my own world). Isn't that the point of street style blogs?   Since I haven't done a street style inspiration post is in a while, I decided that today would be the perfect day for one. Just erase your mind for a few…Read more …

Knits & Threads

Lately I've been obsessed with sneakers & socks. Okay I lied, I've always been a sock head. But for sneakers I'm not sure why, maybe it's their comfort or the idea of dressing down an outfit. I love them. This picture by Scott from The Sartorialist screams effortless inspiration, if that makes sense. Happy Tuesday peeps.  Photo Courtesy of The SartorialistRead more …

A Shot of Inspiration – The Intern

Photo Courtesy of The SartorialistIt's crazy how a photo can bring so much nostalgia. When I saw this picture it instantly reminded me of my summer in New York as an intern. This picture pretty much says a million words, but the question is - Who is this girl? What does she do? And why is she carrying all of those suit bags? It leaves you believing that she has no choice, but do this. Well that's where your wrong. She is/was most likely an intern at a PR/Stylist Firm/Showroom that is being…Read more …

Street Style Fav’s from New York Fashion Week

Greetings from Chicago. I wish I could say that I'm in New York at the moment. The frenzy has begun, well since Thursday, and the street style blogs are poppin'. Above is probably my favorite the street style photograph that has been taken from this season (so far!). The photograph is taken from one of the most prestige street style photographers out there, Scott Schuman from The Sartorialist.The contrast between the patterns, colors, and people in the photo is just breathtaking. Scott never fails to impress. Below are some of my street style…Read more …

Who is a New Yorker? Luis’s Observations of New Yorkers – #1

hm vneck, levi skinnies, girl with a dragon tattoo cardigan, zara faux leather, doc marten cutouts, alexander wang rocco bagOne thing I told my mother before saying my last goodbyes was that I'll never turn into a New Yorker. Now you may ask 'Who is a New Yorker?' or 'What kind of people are considered New Yorkers?' I decided that every week I will dedicated a post to what I see on the streets of New York and hopefully by the end of the summer come up with a list of qualifications of…Read more …