Chicago

How to Prep Your Home for Fall (and Winter)

Jenna Colgrove cozying up on the Wilcot couch with a fur blanket and a knit throw.

White Sectional Couch | Fur Throw Blanket | Brown Fur Pillow | White Fur Pillow | Ivory Buckle Pillows | Beige Area Rug | White Area Rug | Coffee Table | TV Stand | Arc Floor Lamp

After chatting beauty, style, and 10 random things this move to Chicago has taught me, it only feels right to talk about home decor. Especially since Midwesterners spend a lot of time at home during the colder months. So let’s talk ways to make your space visually appealing so you’re not sick of it by December! After all, having company over and hearing them say your home is like something off of Pinterest really makes a girl feel good.

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Chicago

How Living in the Midwest Changed my Style

blank nyc suede jacket with a tie sleeve sweater

Brown Suede Moto Jacket | Tie Sleeve Sweater (size down) | Skinny Jeans (size down) | Brown Satchel | Kate Spade Watch | Pearl Necklace | Tortoise Sunglasses | Brown Booties

I’m guessing you already have some ideas about how this move to the Midwest has changed my style! After 10 things I learned about living in Chicago and my 7 must have beauty products earlier in the week, it felt right to talk about fashion today. As you can imagine, beach weather in December is quite a bit different than wind chill and sub-zero temperatures. There were quite a few things I learned like the importance of having an umbrella on you at all times to what SOREL (the brand) was. But there were a few surprises too!

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Chicago

7 Must Have Beauty Products for Fall

must have fall beauty products

 

Grey Cardigan (similar) | $22 Blush Pink Twist Front Tee (6 colors!) | Ankle Peg Skinny Jeans | Herringbone Mirror | White Tassel Throw

Continuing my mini series on moving to the Midwest to celebrate my anniversary here, today’s post is all about beauty! When I first moved to Chicago, I thought to myself “I got this, I have great skin“. I was wrong. Very wrong. So after spending 7 months of the past year trying to revive life into my legs so they didn’t look like a molting alligator, I found the 5 must have beauty products for fall.

PS. There’s going to be a huge giveaway in Instagram Stories tonight so make sure you’re following along!

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Chicago

10 Things I Learned After Moving to the Midwest

striped mock neck sweater

Striped Mock Neck Sweater | Ankle Peg Skinny Jeans | Tan Suede Pumps | Fendi Bag (in other colors) | Kate Spade Watch | Tortoise Sunglasses | Red Lipstick in Scarlet 

It’s officially been one year since I moved to Chicago! Having said goodbye to Los Angeles exactly 365 days ago, I’m celebrating my first anniversary in the Midwest with a week long series here on Visions of Vogue. So let’s kick it off with 10 things I learned after moving to the Windy City.

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