Afternoon Cravings Home Edition | Going for the Gold

Hello everyone! I’ve been super busy with my new place trying to move and unpack little by little. I can’t fully unpack yet until most of the renovations are done downstairs, but at least my loft and bedroom are ready enough for me to set up.

I hope that this is not a phase, but I’m really into looking at gold decor items as accents for both bedroom, office, living room, dining room and kitchen accessories. It would be a shame for the phase to be over and I would want to replace everything gold. Please let’s not hope that’s the case! Anywho, below are some of the items that I have purchased over the last few weeks. I definitely have bought more home stuff than clothing items, believe it or not. Once everything is ready, I will probably do a home tour some time in August possibly. In the meantime, if you are crazy for gold yourself, feel free to check out the items below. Links after the jump!

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Chevy Volt Road-Tripping to Block Island | Lace Off-Shoulder Top + Cutoff Shorts

Hello everyone! I hope you had a great long 4th of July weekend. I spent most of it painting and packing, but at least I saved Monday night to hang out at a friend’s bbq. It was raining for most of the day, so unfortunately, that made it difficult to see the fireworks in DC.

Ah, summer–love it. And speaking of summer, one of the best summer activity I like to do is road-tripping on my weekends off. One of the road trip so far was heading up to Block Island for a wedding shoot. Because of the distance, it made sense to add Providence and Boston to the list and making NY the last pit stop before heading back down to MD.

There wasn’t much to do until after the wedding, but I was able to do a quick wedding shoot before continuing onto our next road trip destination. One of my go-to pieces have been off-shoulder tops as evident here and here. A lacy top with a good pair of cut-off shorts make this outfit casual enough to explore a new destination.

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Summer Blues | Ruffled Romper

Hello everyone and happy Tuesday! I hope you all had a great weekend. Mine was busy per norm but especially so since we got to celebrate my brother’s wedding over the weekend in Philly. I also got to shoot it which was an honor and cannot wait to go through the photos soon.

It’s also crazy thunderstorming right now–hello summer! I don’t care what anyone says about the heat, I prefer it over the cold any day. And the best thing to stay cool during the summer is to break out your dresses and rompers. They are so effortless and easy breezy to wear that you can dress them up with heels or wear them down with sandals. Even though the romper below is long-sleeved, the material is so light that wearing it even in the heat still kept me cool. I also love the ruffle details on it and I’m not afraid to admit that this romper has been on repeat the last few weeks.

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Hello Yellow | Off the Shoulder Top + Ripped Girlfriend Jeans

Hello everyone! Wow, it seems forever long that I have updated and apologies for that. I’ve been on travels the past two weekends and now just catching my breath. So before I left on my vaca to Rhode Island and Charleston, I had shot this OOTD below as a transition between spring and summer. I love the bright colors of the off-shoulder top and if you haven’t noticed yet, I am obsessed with anything off-the-shoulder. Also, who doesn’t love a pop of color such as this beautiful citrine yellow top. I have a similar one in the cream too and this top also comes in pretty salmon color that’s perfect for the summer.

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