Save the Date!

My fiancé is an awesome filmmaker and photographer that loves to take pictures of me, but sadly we have very few pictures together.  This made our engagement photo shoot ultra important!  We have a ton of empty picture frames sitting around the house waiting for our nauseating couple shots that adorn side tables of people … Read more

I Ain’t Afraid of No Ghosts!

I ain’t afraid of no ghosts, but I’d rather wear a costume referencing pop culture.  Halloween has always been a means for me to express my creativity. Normally, I guard my Halloween costume choice until the final unveiling on Halloween.  I literally (properly defined) start planning for the holiday starting on November 1 every year … Read more

The Awesome-ness that is I-ELLA

I-Ella is an amazing fashion website gearing toward the do-good-fashionista in all of us. You can buy, sell, and swap designer items with confidence and be social responsible at the same time. Cannot beat that! Look good and feel good…where do I sign up?  I-ELLA sets aside 10% of every transaction fee for a charity or … Read more

Missoni for Target

Missoni is coming to Target this Tuesday (9-13-2011) for a limited time. I have been looking for a Missoni item to add to my closet for months and I almost bought a Missoni towel from Gilt a few weeks ago. But, once I heard that Missoni was making a line for Target, I stopped looking and … Read more

Breakfast in Venice

During the hunt for the perfect wedding ring for my future husband, I started browsing on Tiffany website and had the pleasure of discovering Paloma Picasso’s new Venezia collection.  It is inspired by the beautiful city of Venice, Italy.  Paloma’s Goldoni is based on the ornate cast iron gates that offer a glimpse through the windows … Read more

Red Jeans: My Conflagrant Beauties

I cannot fight my craving for colored jeans any longer! Day after day I open my closet and every neutral piece is screaming to be matched with a pair of fire-engine red jeans from J. Brand, my favorite jean company.  I love every pair of J.Brand jeans and would have a closet full of them … Read more

Loving My TOMS

TOMS are my dream shoe come true. They help people, look adorable, and are extremely comfortable. With every pair purchased, TOMS gives a pair of shoes to a child in need. I finally purchased my first pair when I was in L.A. a few weeks ago. I have been wearing everywhere. I have worn them … Read more

Sample Sale-ing Adventure

It’s official!  I have an unhealthy sample sale website addiction.  It combines two of my instinctual drives: sale shopping and competition. The concept is as simple as it is genius.  The website starts by discounting designer items, then it sets a time for the sale to start.  When the clock chimes the bargain hunters swarm … Read more

Look Hot for the Biggest Game of the Year!

As of a resident of the “football-shine” state of Florida, I’ve been dressing for the football games since high school.  With the Super Bowl right around the corner, I am putting together my “Sunday best.” If you’re like me and have no preference either team, you probably don’t have any Steelers or Packers team gear. … Read more

Style Resolution: Neutralize My Footwear!

  Neutralize your Footwear by aprilgolightly featuring high heel pumps My mother was the type that wanted everything in her wardrobe to match and by proxy I caught her matchy-matchy ways.  The fashion world has changed and the matchy-ness of yesteryear is virtually extinct. My style resolution this year is to embrace the neutral and … Read more