Monograms & Mimosas Bridal Shower

Last May, I was sewing, spray painting, and knee deep in glitter preparing to co-host a Monograms and Mimosas bridal shower for one of my best friends, Katie.  Me, Katie, and Danielle Katie’s wedding color was fuchsia pink and her… Continue Reading


Shirt: H&M (Spring 2014), Shorts: The Limited (Spring 2009), Scarf: Target (Spring 2014), Sandals: Target (Spring 2014), Bracelet: Express (Spring 2008)

OPERATION: Big Boy Room Dressers

In April, I posted about my awesome dresser and chest of drawers find on Craigslist and now they are finally finished and ready for the limelight!  Dresser – $50 (before)   Chest of Drawers – $30 (before) The dresser was… Continue Reading


Unseasonably chilly spring day outfit Sweater: Old Navy (Winter 2014), Tank: Target (Spring 2014), Jeans: Hollister (Spring 2013), Feather Necklace: Forever 21, Sandals: Target (Spring 2013), Belly Band

I THEE WED: Allie and Eric

A few months ago my sister-in-law, Allie, asked me to design her Save The Date postcards.  This was a new task for me, but I was excitedly up to the challenge!  Allie had sent me two pictures from her winter… Continue Reading

OPERATION: Box Valances

This weekend we were able to knock out one more task on our Big Boy Room “To Do” List: Box Valances.  The whole thing seemed like a daunting task until we got underway and realized how simple it really is!… Continue Reading


  Blazer: Macy’s BCX Junior’s Dept (Spring 2013), Shirt: H&M (Spring 2014), Shorts: The Limited (Spring 2009), Sandals: Target (Spring 2013), Bracelet: Express (Spring 2008)

Perfectly Peridot // Lindsey and Anton

Last year at this time, my former college roommate and good friend was in need of some wedding invitations for her July nuptials.  She didn’t feel comfortable making changes or suggestions to the person that was originally booked for the… Continue Reading


This is an outfit for the wacky, spring weather when it starts out 40 degrees and ends at 80 degrees.   Sweater: Forever 21 (Winter 2012), Tunic: Forever 21 (Winter 2012), Leggings: Target/Mossimo (Winter 2012), Scarf: Nordstrom (BP Dept) (Spring… Continue Reading

WHO, WHAT, WEAR: Derby Edition

Derby Day  Jean Jacket: Old Navy (Spring 2011)  Maxi Dress: Old Navy (Spring 2014), Sandals: Target (Spring 2013),  Bracelet: Forever 21 (Summer 2012)  Necklace: Target (Spring 2014) Annual Post-Derby Brunch Outfit: Tank Top: Target Merona (Spring 2014), Jeans: Pea in… Continue Reading