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 šŸ™‚

dorm room decor

i, laura, am on week #2 of college and am loving it! i am constantly amazed by the beauty of the state of new york and already made it to the city (more on this soon!). Ā my dorm room is such a cozy place to relax after class and unwined after studying. happy tuesday!

introducing pab’s packs!

we are so excited to share this collaboration post with some super cool women that started the amazing non-profit that is pab's packs! pab's packsĀ provides comfort and encouragement to chronically ill teens by donating custom backpacks filled with items to make their hospital stays easier. ā€œpabā€ is for pia and abbie. abbie was diagnosed with… Continue reading introducing pab’s packs!

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

happy second birthday to us!

today marks two years of distinctive style! having thisĀ blog together has challenged and inspired us to delve deeper into what we love most: style, photography, and creative writing. we have so much planned for the future and are happy with our past. in honor of our birthday, we made our favorite red velvet cupcake/cake recipe.… Continue reading happy second birthday to us!

rooftop view

although it was freezing up there, nothing beats an up close and personal view of downtown mpls! here's some photos taken from the foshay tower observatory.

the jean guide

hey, friends! hope everyone is having a very merry holidays. we have both been enjoying some time off to hang out with family and friends. we wanted to share with you different pairs of jeans from around the web that we think are great!  

thankful, thankful

with november coming around the corner and these beautiful fall days, i (laura) can't help but feel thankful for this great weather and colorful season. Ā we also just had two days off of school that were much needed, thank god. happy tuesday! hang in there, everyone.

fall kicks

happy weekends, friends!! here's what we love for shoes this fall: have a great weekend, everyone! get out side, enjoy the fall colors, and read a good book.

fall trends

fall is here! pumpkins, halloween, sweaters... it's all here! so, to celebrate this beautiful season, we have gathered all the trends we've noticed. fashion leotards: such a love-hate relationship with these. so nice to have a permanently tucked in shirt, butĀ if you don't find the right one, they can be pretty uncomfortable. good oneĀ hereĀ . chokers:… Continue reading fall trends