Author: Sylvia Bates

The Bralette Factor

The Bralette Factor

I‘m sure by now, many of you know you exactly how much I love a good layering trend. The bralette top layered over a white button down (like this one) or a turtleneck (like this one)is probably one of my most favorite outfit formulas! The white button down and jeans […]

My Spring Accessories

My Spring Accessories

Can you guys believe that it’s officially Spring already? Yesterday marked the first day the season, but I think someone forgot to tell the weather because it was 60 something that day… Though it’s still pretty darn cold on the East Coast (shout out to my East Coast Readers!) and […]

My Dress Code

My Dress Code

Outfit Details: Look 1- Express Top & Shorts, Ralph Lauren Belt, Gucci Loafers, Tote Look 2- Express Dress c/o, Tabitha Simmons Flats, Cuyana Tote If I were to describe my dress code in one word, it would be feminine. Regardless of season or location, I’ve always gravitated to more feminine […]

My Spring Shoe Trend

My Spring Shoe Trend

Happy Monday, everyone! It’s finally my first full week back at the office from a crazy month of traveling and I’m already hitting the ground running! There’s so much going on at the office at the moment and I can’t wait to fill you all in on everything that’s been […]

Seasonless Slip

Seasonless Slip

Sometimes…the less thought out outfits I wear end up becoming one of my favorites. I wore this slip dress + sweater combination in Japan (see my other Japan looks here and here) and it was the perfect layering look for the climate. In Japan, it would get hot…then rainy and […]

Pink & Yellow

Pink & Yellow

Outfit Details: Sea Top, Cedric Charlier Skirt (old, last seen here and here, similar here), Joie Heels, Doen Bag You probably saw a peek of this outfit as one of my Daily Looks last week, but I loved it too much not to do a full post. I bought this […]

A Spring Fever Must-Have

A Spring Fever Must-Have

This was a dress I’ve had in my closet for a while now, but never got around to wearing it because it never seemed like the right weather to do so. It’s a dress that was a bit light to wear in the cooler weather (thin material + the off […]

Three Looks Around Charleston With J.McLaughlin

Three Looks Around Charleston With J.McLaughlin

Outfit Details: Look 1- J.McLaughlin Top, Skirt, Bag & Sunglasses c/o, MDS Stripes Scarf, Sandals Look 2- J.McLaughlin Top, Pants & Bag c/o, Castaner Espadrilles, Preston & Olivia Hat Look 3- J.McLaughlin Dress, Sweater & Clutch, Joie Heels, Rebecca de Ravenel Earrings The countdown until Spring is officially on with […]

The Oversized Hoodie Factor

The Oversized Hoodie Factor

A hoodie is an understated piece that is such a big trend right now. Obviously, a hoodie is a hoodie, so there are lots of amazing ones in every price range. Remember this outfit from NYFW where I wore a hoodie and jeans as my off-duty look? If you follow […]