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

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)

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

anna’s senior shoot

last week i, jane, got to photograph anna for her senior photos. it was a great summer night at loring park, and i loved the colors she chose to wear against the various fun backgrounds. a white lace dress in contrast with the colorful window box flowers... the perfect striped shirt to pop against the… Continue reading anna’s senior shoot

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!

new kicks!

i, jane, recently found these cute light pink sneakers at h&m and was really impressed with their new shoe arrivals. here are a few fun sneaker finds from around the web.   similar to my pink sneakers here rose embroidered white sneakers here green satin sneakers here red adidas sneakers here  

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 packs provides comfort and encouragement to chronically ill teens by donating custom backpacks filled with items to make their hospital stays easier. “pab” 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

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