#secondhandfirst

today, we are partnering with the amazing thredUP. thredUP is the largest online consignment and thrift store. they make it super easy to sell or donate old clothes in exchange for some gently used or new outfits. one of the very best feelings is seeing your clothes get new love and giving new love to… Continue reading #secondhandfirst

fall on the hudson river

i, laura, have been loving my new adventures in the hudson valley!  it is beautiful here, especially in the fall.  today i went to the walkway over the hudson, the world's longest elevated pedestrian bridge.  although it was 30º, the views were amazing!!

taking fall slowly

i, jane, have made an effort to slow my fast-paced schedule down these past few weeks. life can get busy and crazy and before you know it, you're drowning in sleep deprivation and work that's been put off for too long. i have been especially focussing on getting outside during the pretty fall days and… Continue reading taking fall slowly

nyc day trip #2

i, laura, really am loving college, but i definitely enjoy getting off campus and going into the city just for the day!  while jane can't come on all these adventures with me like at home, thankfully i have some new friends that are willing to come and put up with me taking a million pictures.… Continue reading nyc day trip #2

thanks for having me, oscar de la renta!

i, laura, had the amazing opportunity to work at the oscar de la rents headquarters in new york city on thursday and friday of last week! i assisted with photoshoots from their runway collection and their spring/summer commercial collection. it was a magical opportunity and i'm very excited to have gained more experience in the… Continue reading thanks for having me, oscar de la renta!

weekend adventures

the temperatures in philly this weekend reached the upper 70's. this obviously called for numerous walks and excursions to soak up the last taste of summer before winter weather. keeley and i, jane, started our weekend with a saturday morning walk to coffee and pastries at la columbe and sweet freedom. sweet freedom is known… Continue reading weekend adventures

meet glossier’s newest reps…

us ! we were so thrilled when glossier, the amazing makeup and skincare company, reached out to us and asked us to rep for them. both of us love their products and feel that they have high quality and unique products to offer. read about our favorite products on our rep pages: laura's here jane's… Continue reading meet glossier’s newest reps…

sunday inspiration

jane and i are both tired after long weekends of travel and school work. it's a grey day in new york, but here's some color from around the web that caught my eye today. happy sunday, more good stuff coming this week 🙂

fall look (part 2)

i stumbled upon this bold yellow top on my trip to tokyo and was instantly obsessed. since then, i've been on the lookout for unique and similar tops that i can buy closer to home. check out these: here, here, here, and here also, i have been loving zara's jeggings. these black ones were the perfect addition… Continue reading fall look (part 2)

steal the style: suede & mesh

i, laura, have been enjoying adapting my style to be more "new york!" i've noticed that evening wear tends to be may more formal there with skirts and heels being a sort of unspoken rule. obviously, it's super easy to drop money on nice clothes; however, i found some steals around the web that made… Continue reading steal the style: suede & mesh