I know what you’re thinking…”You live in L.A. Monique! Do you really need winter accessories?” The answer is Yes. Normally, I don’t. But, El Nino is supposed to visit us this winter and I want to be prepared. Besides, I travel a lot and having these on hand makes sense. Oh…and I found all of [...]
The countdown to 2015 is on! I know you’re all probably in outfit mode. Trying to figure out what you’re going to wear on New Year’s Eve. Hopefully I can help you a little with some inspiration. I’ll start with hair accessories. Because, we all know we can’t leave our luscious locks out on the [...]
There are million-and-one reasons to repeat an outfit. I’m guilty of wearing my favorites over and over. Whether I love the style or fit, there’s just something about those favorites that call my name the minute I reach into my closet. As we head into summer, I know you might want to change your favorites [...]
I love when I have a “first” moment, like when I walked into a Kate Spade boutique for the first time. I don’t know what took me so long! I was in Las Vegas a few weeks ago and I was killing some time at the mall and I just strolled right in. It was [...]
I’m just going to go ahead and say it. Sometimes, I get bored with my outfits. I know I already have a very casual style, but sometimes I feel the need to spice things up. OK, I’m not talking about getting crazy here. I just want to liven up my look every now and then.
I’m on some kind of holiday hair kick! Yesterday’s holiday inspiration post had me thinking of where I could find some really cute hair accessories. I started looking and found a lot of great ways to dress up my hair on Christmas! I found some great pieces at Urban Outfitters, Forever 21, Nordstrom, and ASOS.
We’ve heard all about color blocking when it comes to your clothes, but how can we leave out our accessories? Shoes, jewelery, and handbags need color blocking love too! It’s always a great way to liven up any outfit. What do you think? Is color blocking with accessories for you? Sandals by Pour La VictoirePumps [...]
My favorite time of the year is finally here! Yes, I’m that person. I love the holiday season so much and everything that comes along with it. I’m all about the spirit of giving, holiday cheer, and the super festive decorations. And I especially love all of the holiday parties and events I get to [...]
I feel like every culture has their own connection to music. As a Latina, it was definitely a part of my life from the moment I was born. From family events, cooking in the kitchen, or just hanging out—music was always playing. And I’m not just talking about one kind of music. I grew up [...]
Sponsored by Kmart. The decision to get dressed up for Halloween shouldn’t be a difficult one. When asked, the answer should always be “Yes!” I mean, why not? There’s no reason we should miss out on the fun. Did you know, according to Kmart, more than 67% of American’s believe that Halloween isn’t just for [...]
I was completely honored when Lane Bryant asked me to co-host their #CombatCancer event with the American Cancer Society. I couldn’t say “YES” fast enough. Hosting this event has inspired me to do more, including raise money for the American Cancer Society by walking in the Making Strides Los Angeles walk for breast cancer. I [...]
This post is sponsored by Kohl’s. Ask anyone who knows me…I’m kind of obsessed with fall and all that goes along with it. Like…scarves. Yes, I might have a scarf addiction. But, we’re not here to just talk about that. Let’s chat about dressing for fall period. Even though it’s still really warm here in [...]