Pretty Things

Teeny tiny life update: I’m super busy which I love, but I do miss consistently blogging! Here are a few pictures from my camera roll lately:

01. A little corner of the bedroom that is my favorite because it has my favorite Acne Studios bag {from when I bought this scarf, which I wear everyday}. I also found that little geometric planter from Etsy for $14 and I love it.

02. My absolute faaaave beauty products right now that I found out about from the nicest girl that did my makeup when we were visiting L.A.: rose petal toner that will change your life {it’s only $7.99} and lotus oil that is perfect if you have combination skin. I use both of these every night and feel so luxurious afterwards.

03. Beautiful autumn flowers at Liberty where I splurged and finally got this. It smells SO good.

04. My favorite R13 tee at the moment that I purchased during Shopbop’s last big sale. It’s the perfect borrowed-from-the-boys-look tee and I’m wearing it all the time, with everything.

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Lately

 

 Wearing: T-Bags Los Angeles Top | Rag & Bone Denim | Celine Trio Bag | Ancient Greek Sandals

 A few snaps of life lately:
01. I’m loving my new crossbody that I found for a steal at Vestiaire Collective. Still one of my fave places to shop – all my best pieces in my wardrobe are from there! PS: Speaking of bags, there’s a huge 20% off classic bags sale here.
02. We had breakfast at No. 11 and the food was actually gross and cold but it still looked pretty.
03. I’ll never get tired of these cute little houses with pretty painted doors and perfectly manicured shrubs.
04. I’ve been using this dry oil and loving it – it’s the perfect way to enhance your tan. And it smells like the beach!
05. Loving off the shoulder tops and this one is super comfy.

Hope you’re having a great week!
xo

May

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May has been crazy busy: work, trading yoga for boot camp classes {so insane!}, and I’m randomly playing violin in a rock band – what? A quick weekend trip to Lille, France has been the highlight and I can’t wait to share more trip photos with you soon!

A few little snapshots of May:

01. Walking around Belsize park and this gorgeous wisteria caught my eye.
02. A beautiful homemade Peter Rabbit cake for a beautiful baby shower.
03. Loving my Bumble & bumble Surf Hair goodies. This stuff gives my crazy curls a perfectly messy look – I’m obsessed {and all of these products smell like the beach}!
04. A sneak peek from a long weekend trip to Lille {also a peek here!} A full post to come. {P.S. I’m wearing an Iro jacket and my trusty Rag & Bone Newbury boots.}
05. + 06. Tom’s Kitchen is my new favorite place for breakfast – their Brioche French toast with caramlized apples is YUM!

Hope you’re having a great week!

Chiltern Firehouse

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Over the weekend I went to Chiltern Firehouse with some gal pals – good food with amazing service – made complete with cocktails and bathroom selfies, of course. The cornbread fingers are pictured {they are served with whipped maple syrup butter – YUM} and my American food cravings were completely satisfied. The outside patio area feels like a little Beverly Hills retreat in the middle of the city and it was the perfect place to relax and people watch. Already planning a trip back!

Visit:

Chiltern Firehouse
1 Chiltern Street
Marylebone
W1U 7PA
020.7073.7676

April

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I can’t believe it’s already mid-April, spring has definitely sprung and I’m loving the longer days, meals outdoors, and the gorgeous blooms that line the streets of London. April has been busy and full of exciting things, {including booking a fun vacation in the next few months – can’t wait to tell you more!} A few snaps of life lately:

01. Brunch at Dean Street Townhouse which was delicious and fresh and it was finally nice enough to sit outside!
02. I’m wearing Ray-Ban sunglasses, a top by Nasty Gal and an Asos coat.
03. I had some credit at Vestiaire Collective {a site that I love and browse daily – so many good things!} so when I spotted this Goyard wallet there was no reason not to buy! I’m loving how easy it is to buy luxury items second-hand now, I’ve also heard great things about The Real Real and Fashionphile but haven’t tried them.
04. London in the sun – just so good.
05. I’ve been loving this Acne bag and using it as a decoration – the branding is perfection!

xo