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Surprise!

Well guys, life is a funny thing. On Thursday, I was writing kind of an emotional post (I left it in tact below so you could get the full gist.) about missing home this weekend and I did one of the…

Orange & Blue

I’m no stranger to buying a piece of clothing I love in multiple colorways. It actually happens way more often than it should, but hey — when it’s good, it’s good, ya know? That’s basically what happened with this fun…

Cheetah + Cinnamon

Another take on my beloved orange & blue today! I’ve been wearing this leopard pullover NON-STOP so it’s actually quite shocking this is it’s first cameo on the blog. When it comes to my clothing choices lately, if it’s loose, I’ve been living…

Take Me to a Tailgate

One of the things I feel like I miss out on the most from living in New York is sports. Growing up, it was all Illini all the time. In college, it was all about Illinois, too. Then living in…

Navy + Coral

When I got these pants last week, I couldn’t help but reach for orange & coral accessories. We all know I love a good orange + blue outfit! I’m planning to pair these anchor print pants with lavender, mint, pink, and a classic…

Game Day Gear

While I’ve been home, I’ve gotten to go to two Illinois Basketball games! The Braggin’ Rights game versus Mizzou in St. Louis (where I happened to run in to a Bows & Sequins reader!) and the annual United Center game…

Mix and Match

If you’re wondering how you can mix prints without looking like a circus clown, you’re in the right place. It can feel tricky at first, but you’ll get the hang of it in no time. Be sure to check out…

Happy Father’s Day!

Happy Father’s Day! This is one of my favorite pictures of my dad and me. It was taken after the Dad’s Weekend Illini football game my senior year of college. Both my dad and I attended the University of Illinois…