winter look book 

today, we ventured into the minnesota cold to put our new winter looks to the test. we both have been aiming to find outfits that are cute and different yet practical for the cold temps. jane's look:  jacket- miami (similar here) sweater- forever 21 here pants- boden (similar here) necklace- simply cait here laura's look:… Continue reading winter look book 

holiday season in philly

last saturday, i, jane, ventured to downtown philadelphia to explore center city and check out the holiday buzz and decorations. i spent an awesome day with friends taking pictures and enjoying such a festive time of year. below are some (actually a lot of) highlights and my model status adventure companions. obviously, the first stop… Continue reading holiday season in philly

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

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

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)

day trip to philly

although i've explored downtown philadelphia many times, my day trip on labor day felt unlike my other adventures. i took the train in the morning with no specific schedule or agenda, other than a craving for a good cheesesteak. this gave me a lot of flexibility in where to go and what to see. abby… Continue reading day trip to philly

portrait photography

i, jane, have been loving my new camera and got a special opportunity to photograph lucy, annie, and kenzie today. i have gathered my favorite photography tips for photographing people and outfits. one: get to know your model. know what makes them feel good in front of the camera. in kenzie's case, we mastered the… Continue reading portrait photography

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

last prom!!

hello, everyone! a few weekends ago, we had so much fun dressing up for our senior prom! here's some pictures from that lovely night: laura's dress here jane's dress from amazon's bridemaids dresses  

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!