Monterey and Carmel

I took a quick trip to Monterey and Carmel with my boyfriend a few days ago.  We visited the Monterey Bay Aquarium, Point Lobos, Pacific Grove, and Carmel.  Below are some highlights from the trip.

Ray-Ban sunglasses.  BP scarf from Nordstrom.  Target shirt.  Levi's jeans.

Ray-Ban sunglasses.  Roxy shirt.  Levi's jeans.  Phillip Lim for Target bag.  Converse sneakers.

American Rag blazer from Macy's.  Rachel Roy dress from Macy's.  Nine West heels from Marshall's.  Calvin Klein glasses.


do & be top from Macy's.  Cotton On skirt.  Forever 21 necklace.  BDG bag from Urban Outfitters.  Marc Fisher sandals from Macy's.  Calvin Klein glasses.

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Listen to "Promises" by The Morning Benders here!


Mary Katrantzou for Current/Elliott jacket.  Levi's skinny jeans.  Mossimo Supply Co. shirt from Target.  American Eagle necklace.  Phillip Lim for Target bag.  H&M belt.  Madden Girl boots from Marshall's.  Calvin Klein glasses.

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Listen to "Giants" by Bear Hands here!

Last week, I spent a day in San Francisco.  Even though it was raining, it was still fun to see the city and, of course, shop.    

Let It Go

Levi's jacket.  Phillip Lim for Target bag.  Levi's legging jeans.  Madden Girl boots from Marshall's.  Calvin Klein glasses.

I was at a photo shoot today and this was the view from outside the studio.  The rain decided to stop for a brief moment so I had to get a picture of the skyline.

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Valentine's Weekend in Portland, OR

H&M jacket.  ASTR top from Nordstrom.  H&M skirt.  Madden Girl boots from Marshall's.  Phillip Lim for Target bag.  Calvin Klein glasses.

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Listen to "Finger Back" by Vampire Weekend



I spent last weekend in Portland.  It was my first time in this city and I really enjoyed it.

My boyfriend and I waited in line in the rain at Voodoo Donut.  This place is pretty famous since they've been featured on the Travel Channel.  The donuts were worth the wait!

Portland is beautiful at night.

Sweet Sour

H&M jacket.  Mango shirt from JCP.  Levi's legging jeans.  Phillip Lim for Target bag.  Michael Kors flats from Macy's.  Calvin Klein glasses.  

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Listen to "Sweet Sour" by Band of Skulls here!

Empire State of Mind

Calvin Klein blazer.  Kensie dress from Marshall's.  Sweater tights from Kohl's.  Madden Girl boots from Marshall's.  Phillip Lim for Target bag.  Calvin Klein glasses.

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Listen to "Empire State of Mind" by Jay Z and Alicia Keys here!

Exploring NYC and Teen Vogue Fashion U Express Party

I arrived in New York City armed with a venti Starbucks iced white mocha and two hours of sleep.  But even after flying all night, finally seeing NYC for the first time was exhilarating.    

I rode the subway for the first time!

Calvin Klein blazer.  Cynthia Steffe dress from Marshall's.  Enzo Angiolini heels from Macy's.  Forever 21 necklace.  Calvin Klein glasses.

Teen Vogue Fashion U was kicked off with a party at Express.  The event had a dj, snacks, mocktails, and shopping discounts.

Enjoying my delicious mocktail!

I met Andrew Bevan, the style features director at Teen Vogue.

After the event, I went to the top of the Empire State Building.  It definitely put me in an empire state of mind.

I walked through Times Square on my way back to the hotel.  

National Anthem

For 4th of July, I went to Cal Expo in Sacramento, CA to watch their amazing fireworks show.  They had bands, vendors, fireworks, and 110 degree weather! 

When it's hot, you always need a snow cone!

Arizona dress from JCP.  Forever 21 necklace.  Calvin Klein glasses.

View from our box seats.

Let the fireworks begin!

Hope you all had a great 4th of July!

Atlas and Arrows - Placerville, CA

I saw Atlas and Arrows at the Cozmic Cafe in Placerville, CA last night.  They have a sound similar to Fleet Foxes.  I would definitely recommend checking them out!  Their debut album will be out soon.

Heroine - Atlas & Arrows (Original Song)

What I wore:

Mossimo boyfriend tee from Target.  Tie dye Levi's skinny jeans.  Enzo Angiolini gladiator sandals from DSW.  Calvin Klein glasses.