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

fall look (part 1)

today, i'm sharing one outfit from a collection of fall looks i have put together for my favorite season of the year. more layers could easily be added under both the top and skirt to provide extra warmth. shop a similar look- sunglasses: ray ban white cropped sweater: here green corduroy skirt: here white shoes:… Continue reading fall look (part 1)

questival continued

i, laura, had the amazing opportunity to compete in cotopaxi's questival twin cities. it was seriously the adventure of a lifetime.  questival, in short, is an adventure race with over 280 challenges that are mostly specific to the city it takes place in... watch this super cool video for a better explanation! my favorite challenges… Continue reading questival continued

introducing nine56 studio

we are so excited to share our latest collab with studio nine56 !! nine56 studio is a minneapolis based start up clothing brand. they design unique, made to order garments for women in their studio. we especially love the quality of their garments and versatility of the colors and styles. last week, we got the… Continue reading introducing nine56 studio

uptown food truck festival!

the other day i, laura, went to the minneapolis uptown food truck festival! it was an awesome event on a cool sunday afternoon. here are some pics!!   happy monday!

saint genevieve: a sweet spot

i, laura, finally got to this adorable french restaurant named saint genevieve today for a coffee and some sweets! located on 50th and bryant in mpls, this super stylish spot has unreal sweets, coffee, and of course, french food! saint genevieve is the perfect solution for travel envy as it makes you feel like you're… Continue reading saint genevieve: a sweet spot

laura’s jean jacket diy

i, laura, have had this crazy jean jacket idea for a few months now, but it wasn't until may when i finally had time to get started! i slowly acquired patches from etsy, thrift stores, local stores (like patina and i like you) and random chinese websites hahah! i bought an oversized, rather basic jean… Continue reading laura’s jean jacket diy

new cameras

both of us just recently got new cameras, and we love them ! laura wanted a compact, travel-friendly, high quality camera, so she got a sony nex 5t. i, jane, wanted a very versatile camera with many functions and options for various lenses, so i got a canon rebel t6i. we are both big fans… Continue reading new cameras

LA for a few days

hope everyone is having a good wednesday! i am in the final push until spring break, while jane is already on her way to tokyo (more on that soon)! i visited my sister in LA last weekend and ran into some cool stuff: thank you, bella for having us and abby for being my travel buddy!

bildungsroman project

this is a post we have been looking forward to share for weeks. a friend of ours, jack cordero, has recently started his own blog. we always get excited to connect with other bloggers and writers. however, we were especially excited to hear the awesome project jack has planned for his blog: the bildungsroman project.… Continue reading bildungsroman project