Styling Sessions: The Classic Plaid Shirt

Because fall is just around the corner, and Starbucks has already dropped the first PSL of the season (hands high if you are a #basicbitch like me) you’ll know fall fashion has also arrived. As like many of you I am a huge lover of boots, scarves, plaid shirts, floppy hats and everything that encompasses fall fashion. That being said I thought I would create a series on my blog entitled “Styling Sessions”. This comes after much thought of adding a...

Jewelry Organization Redo (for under $30)

Diamonds are a girls best friends, or so they say. For me its pretty jewelry displayed and organized neatly. Since our wedding I have felt the need to organize and redo everything. First it was our bathroom (you can find our bathroom redo here) then it was my jewelry area. It was a complete disaster and because I couldn’t find anything I wanted to wear I wore no jewelry at all. Now as you can see everything is neatly displayed and...

America the Beautiful

Since 4th of July is upon us I thought I would give you all one last outfit inspiration for everyone’s favorite summer holiday. Today I am featuring a simple look that is easy to recreate with most items in your closet. I added my favorite kimono from Simply 1 Love (here) with white jeans, layered a few tanks and added a floppy hat and wedges to complete the look. Super chic and simple and perfect for that backyard bbq or watching fireworks...

Creative Makers Movement with Amber of “From the Heart”

I am so excited to share you you all my interview with Amber, owner and designer behind “From the Heart”. I ordered items from her shop  back in April for my store and it inspired me to start this series on the blog. Each month I will be featuring a new small designer who is the handmade market. From jewelry to beauty and anything that falls in line with what Simply 1 love is all about. The “Creative Makers Movement”...

10 Things To Do In San Francisco (For The Not So Tourist, Tourist)

Growing up near some of the most beautiful and popular cities in California will tend to make one become a “not so tourist, tourist”. I say that in the best way possible but in reality the husband I and are probably the least likely to visit Times Square or the Eiffel Tower. When traveling we like to explore the cities we are visiting like a local. We will explore fun neighborhoods, eat at great restaurants and shop at local boutiques....

Summer Travel Essentials

Since summer is officially underway and travel season is at its highest, knowing what to pack on your next trip is a must! I put together a list of my favorite travel essentials to help make your next packing session a breeze. From the obvious essentials like a book to bring on the plane or a great suit for lounging by the pool, you have all you need to look polished and chic on your next trip. Let me know...

How I Started My Online Business For Less Than $100 (and how you can too!)

So now that you are here you must be wondering “can I really start a business for less than $100?” and the answer is yes you absolutely can! Now I’m not telling you its  going to be easy and it’s definitely not going to be quick, but it is doable. A Little Backstory: About 5 years ago I was browsing Facebook when I came across a post from a girl I went to high school with. She was selling the...

Oscar de la Renta

If you have ever been to San Francisco you probably have heard of the de’Young Museum, and if you love fashion as much as I do you have probably heard of Oscar de la Renta. At the end of May Ale took me to the Oscar de la Renta: The Retrospective exhibit. With over 130 pieces  from the 60’s through the 2000’s its hard not to be in awe the whole time you are there. The exhibit is positioned on the bottom...

4th of July Outfit Inspiration

Dress// SIMILAR HERE ( also LOVE this one! in red)  Plaid Shirt// SIMILAR HERE Sandals// HERE (also LOVE these!) Tory Burch Bag// HERE Aviators// HERE (also LOVE these for $15) Since 4th of July is right around the corner I wanted to share with you one of my favorite go to looks for everyone’s favorite summer holiday. I picked up this 3/4 length t-shirt dress a few years back at Target and decided to pair it with another Target staple, a classic red plaid shirt & tied around...

How to Completely Change Your Bathroom for Less Than $100

If you are anything like me you like to change up the decor in your house often. Now I don’t know if that has to do with my slight ADD personality (I swear I can never stick to one task at a time) or if I just love decor THAT much! What I can tell you is you can completely change the look of your bathroom by simply switching out a few items and spending  less than $100, nothing more....