The Procrastinator’s Guide to Nordstrom’s Anniversary Sale

As a former Nordstrom employee, the Anniversary Sale is one of those occasions where the early bird really gets the worm — or in this case, the most coveted pieces. … Continue Reading →


All Smiles in White Strolling around LA

I am a big fan of all things white — jeans, tees, and even furniture, but white dresses are simply magical. They are super easy to wear and work perfectly … Continue Reading →


The Road Less Traveled in Malibu and Beyond

Believe it or not, this is just north of Los Angeles…Who knew? Yesterday, I went on an impromptu adventure with the BF and we stumbled across some gorgeous scenery very … Continue Reading →


Red, White & Stylishly Blue: My 4th of July Fashion Picks

I know I’ve been somewhat delinquent with blogging, but as many of you know it can be quite a love-hate relationship for me. I decided to take a few weeks … Continue Reading →


A love of Stripes & Denim Plus an All-American Pastime Confession

Talk about a winning combo — stripes (obviously), denim, roses, a good tote and booties. Seriously, this is an easy look that works well pretty much all year and easily … Continue Reading →


Pasadena’s Lou & Grey Is All About that California Cool Aesthetic

OK, I am doing things a bit different, since this isn’t exactly a local gem — but sometimes, you gotta break the rules, even if they are your own. I … Continue Reading →


Turkey’s Ephesus is One Wonder Not to be Missed

As I looked through my photos from last year, I realized I completely forgot to publish a series of stories from last summer’s European trip. So in the next few … Continue Reading →


Prints, Flowers & Boldness — How Jil Sander Navy Does Spring

Jill Sander is known for minimalism and extremely clean lines, and its Navy Spring collection is all that, plus incredible colors and fantastic prints. I recently visited their Beverly Hills … Continue Reading →


Two of my favorite brands + an amazing collaboration = One happy Jes

As a lifetime fan of eos and Keds, I am thrilled to see this collaboration bloom, and what an exciting way to start May. See, these limited edition sneakers will add a … Continue Reading →


Find Your Match: The Perfect Pair of Denim Shorts

I know this is a skill for many, but sometimes I have the worst luck finding basic pieces for my wardrobe. I’ve spent endless hours (more that I’d like to … Continue Reading →