Archives for April '12

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Me and the hubs are headed to Orlando on Wednesday to celebrate with our good friends, Drew and Ashley who are getting married on Cinco De Mayo (how cute and awesome is that?!) and also so I can throw Natalia a bridal shower!!! I cannot wait to catch up with old friends and shower the lovely bride-to-be.  We’re having the shower in the afternoon at my friend Jess’ beautiful house on the lake.  I thought it would be fun to share a little sneak peak of some things that inspired me in choosing the look and feel for the shower!  It’s always challenging planning and throwing a party Read more…

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category: DIY, Inspiration, Jewels, Life

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My friend Dana is an amazing women who started an amazing business, Other People’s Property.  Beside carrying vintage clothing amazingness (you can check out her full shop here), I absolutely love what Dana is doing with OPP because she has committed to running a business that gives back to communities around the world in a foundational way.  OPP believes in giving generously to non-profs and sustainable communities in from the funds they make.  They are also working to educate and provide resources for consumers to recycle their clothing and reduce the crazy amount of waste we create everyday. Pretty awesome. Dana is showing the world it’s possible to be socially conscious, extremely generous and still, seriously fashionable.

Hear more from Dana about all the awesomeness going on at OPP and check out this video of Dana in action! :)

What was your initial inspiration to start OPP?

Well to be honest, it was started in confusion (for me at least). I really love people, I REALLY love fashion/creativity & I love missions and building into sustainable communities. So I didn’t really know how to merge the three, thus OPP was formed. It was something that gave me an opportunity to be Read more…

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category: Fashion, Inspiration, Justice, Our faves

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Oh my! There have been so many crazy changes happening in the last couple of months! We have so many moments to be incredibly thankful for. Dana announced all the exciting updates going on in our lives and also mentioned a few changes that we will be implementing into our blog! We will be sharing plenty more personal testimonies, stories to encourage, and personal styling posts!

These last few months I have been interning at an organization called The Evans Project. It is an organization that provides resources and programs for at risk youth in Orlando. Read more…

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category: Inspiration, Justice, Life

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I hope you guys have missed us as much as we’ve missed posting!  The last couple months have been crazy for both Natalia and I (hence our hiatus) but man have we missed blogging and we are so stoked to be back at it.  I hope you all have found other ways to keep yourselves inspired and super stylish. ;)  We’ve had a ton going on in our crazy little lives so in case you’re interested, I’ll fill you in on the past two months…Natalia has been one busy lady planning her wedding (which is only like 3 months away?!) and graduating college (no big deal) AND getting accepted to grad school!  And I am, well…PREGNANT!!!!!!!!! Read more…

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category: Life, Our faves