LeDinnerEnBlanc_NYC_2014_071

Last month, my love and I had the privilege of attending Le Dîner en Blanc in NYC.  I say privilege, because not everybody gets the opportunity to attend.  An estimated 4,800 people attended the event, but over 30,000 people were on the wait list! You have to either be a member, meaning you attending the year before, or be invited by a member – which still doesn’t guarantee you entry, but just gives you the chance to purchase a ticket. Luckily… Read more »

Olive Green Silk Top, Distressed Jeans, C Wonder Leopard Print Sneakers, sage+sparkle

When it comes to transiting your look from day to night, you can easily do so by simply changing up your accessories.  Starting with a simple silk button up and distressed denim, I’m able to show you here how you can wear this look, two ways. ** For day, this looks is perfect with a fun pair of sneakers and sunnies.  I just picked up these leopard print sneakers from C. Wonder and now I’m obsessed! I literally love the… Read more »

Anthropologie Pintura Silk Shift Dress, MICHAEL Michael Kors Brandy Booties, sage+sparkle

Hey there!  Fancy seeing you here so late in the evening… As most of you know, I have a full-time job outside of blogging, which has led me to getting in the habit of raising every morning at 6AM to finalize my post, before diving head first into what is sure to be a hectic/productive day.  Today was no different, except for the fact that I was rudely interrupted by the sound of jack hammers and drills right outside of… Read more »

high roller cocktail, pinnacle vodka, pinnacle cocktail club, cocktail recipe, girls poker night, sage+sparkle

Why should the boys have all the fun when it comes to poker night?  After seeing this video High Roller from Pinnacle Vodka, I knew I needed to have a girl’s night in, poker night of my own. Full disclosure, I just played poker for the first time, this past 4th of July and since we just played for fun and not for money, I loved it! Card games and cocktails with your best girlfriends = fun…. Gambling = not… Read more »

Joe Fresh Animal Print Skirt, Orange Sweater, MICHAEL Michael Kors Brandy Booties, sage+sparkle

Transitional style can sometimes be hard, as you don’t want to look like your holding onto Summer, but it’s still too warm to wear tights + coats and your favorite wool sweater. However, with a few key pieces you can easily transition your Fall/Winter pieces, like this light sweater, from late September right into October.  The key to transitional style, is the color palette and the fabrics. I picked up this skirt over the weekend, at Joe Fresh – I… Read more »

s'mmmores cocktail recipe, pinnacle vodka

With the hint of Fall in the air, I can’t help but dream of escaping away for a weekend glamping trip – enjoying s’mores + a cocktail, by a campfire with friends.  But since my schedule wont allow for that at the moment, why not bring the glamping to me, right? Glamping in your living room is easy, with friends + the right cocktail. When your cocktail is inspired by your favorite glamping treat, s’mores, not much else is needed. … Read more »

pumpkin spice oatmeal recipe, sage+sparkle, twelve weeks of pumpkin, all things pumpkin

As we enter mid-September, you know what that means around these parts… Pumpkin Season is in full swing!  But since I know many of you are not quite ready to let go of summer, I decided to ease into my “12 Weeks of Pumpkin” this year, by starting with a few post on Instagram and now featuring my first recipe of the season. Keep reading for the recipe… 

MICHAEL Michael Kors Chocolate Leather Dress, Camo Print Handbag, AJ Morgan Sunglasses, sage+sparkle

Camo print is something that seems to go in and out of fashion every couple of years, dare I say it – but for the last couple of fall seasons, it has become almost a fall staple.  Each season, we see it in new variations and this Fall is no different.  I’m really loving how it’s done here, with the pop of acid lemon (one of my favorite colors),  as it pairs back so perfectly to the luxe chocolates that… Read more »

Bordeaux Wide Brim Hat, Leather Shorts, Camel Tiger Print Sweater, Fringe Crossbody, Bordeaux Lip , sage+sparkle

Last weekend I was in California, celebrating my Mom’s birthday.  We celebrated with brunch in Napa at The Boon Fly Cafe (which is where we took this pictures).  The food was incredible as was the location – barn setting at the Carneros Inn.  On one of my trips out to California, I have to stay at this place. ** Growing up in Northern Ca. I never used to think we got seasons, then I moved to the East Coast, and… Read more »

Hot Pink Dress, Olive Green Military Jacket, Missguided, sage+sparkle

It’s finally starting to feel like Fall in New York and (you already know this) but I’m loving every minute.  One of my favorite things about his magical season (aside from pumpkin), is that you can really wear almost anything in your wardrobe and make it feel appropriate – case in point, with this hot pink summer dress. ** When it comes to wearing summer brights into the fall season, there are a few things you want to keep in… Read more »