Friday Five: 5 Steps to Make the Perfect Flower Arrangement

the perfect floral bouquet

Friday Five is back! After a 2 week hiatus thanks to the biggest shopping event of the year – the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale – we are back on track with this fun little Friday series! Today’s topic is something I feel like every girl wishes she was better at: arranging flowers. So I asked Miss Daisy to share 5 easy tips for creating the perfect floral bouquet.Read More

Red Suede Flats and a Pink Crossbody

*This post was sponsored by ECCO x Zappos but all thoughts and opinions are my own!

Ecco Pointy Ballerina red suede flats with a Rebecca Minkoff Angeles dress.

Pointed Red Ballerina Flats | Blush Pink Leather Bag

After wearing boots for the last 5 months, last week was the first week I wore these red flats to work! It’s finally getting warmer in Chicago. Although I’ve given up hope on this city ever being LA warm, at least I’m not covered in layers! It’s amazing how different it is. You don’t realize it until you’re in a different climate (for an extended period of time)!

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White Leather and Fresh Flowers

Jenna Colgrove wearing a white leather jacket with a blush leather tote bag.

White Moto Jacket | Grey Henley (sooo obsessed!) | Skinny Jeans (under $60) | Indigo Peep Toe Booties ($53) | Live Fashionable Tote (coming in this color soon!) | Pink Sunglasses 

If I keep buying flowers, spring will come faster, right? As much as Matt rolls his eyes when I get lost in Trader Joe’s flowers, I can’t help it. After arranging flowers for my sister’s bridal shower, I completely understand why people become florists. It’s incredibly therapeutic and the results are gorgeous! I mean, show me an ugly bouquet. You can’t.

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Belize

Flowers in Her Hair

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A super short post today because it’s 11PM and I just got home from the Forever Unique Fall 2015/Spring 2016 preview, polishing off the remaining pieces of Matt’s jalapeno cheese because no one ever eats at those events so I’m starving! I’m really proud of the fact this cheese lasted 4 days because I can do some serious work on those Trader Joe’s Artisan cheese blocks.

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