Monthly Archives: January 2011

Nerd or Bohemian?

Here is just a sneak peek into my shoot for Blue Bird! Both images shot by the amazing Carmen Chan! I’m diggin both looks very much. One screams NERD while the other is totally boho rocker chic. Equally hot, but I’m definitely leaning towards the nerd look on this one only because I love a good pair of rimmed glasses, a worn out pair of Chucks, and a satchel cool enough to stuff all the best books in. What about you? What style would you sport this coming Spring?

UPDATE: two new pics to preview 🙂 Hope you like!

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Clowning Around

(Vintage blazer, Hallelu dress, Cole Haan boots, Free People sunglasses, Bally bag)

This year has definitely been off to a great start. I got to work with a ton of great people, make new friends, and catch up with some old ones. This past week, I got to shoot the Olsenboye Spring campaign, directed by the amazing Steven Baillie, as well as work on a few other projects! The Olsenboye video series will be launching in March. I had the best time! I cannot wait to share with you all the details, along with some killer photos. I ended my crazy week with a relaxing, but totally fun evening out and about by the Santa Monica pier. I was browsing H&M on 3rd street when a woman with a camera and a business card came up to me. First thought was “uh oh” hehe because I usually always get awkward when recognized. But she happened to be the very sweet Alkisti hailing from Greece and creator/photographer of the street style website, Streetgeist! I am a total fan of her website and was shocked that she introduced herself and wanted to snap a few photos of me and my sister for her site! Her photography is amazing and I cannot wait to see our final shots! As the sun was setting, my sister and I ventured over to the Pier to meet an old friend. We got some sweet shots. There was clown passing by and I had to take at least one snapshot with him… i mean check out those sneakers!! So there you have it, my favorite photo from the day. I kept things simple with my favorite coral blazer, a sheer black mini, and my favorite flat boots. Perfect way to end an unforgettable week!

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GIVEAWAY: Leyendecker Blouse

It is that time again!

One lucky reader will win this gorgeous blouse by LEYENDECKER!
How pretty right? I love the loose fit, crop cut, and beaded detail. Talk about a stunner! I think it’d look so beautiful with a simple pair of skinny jeans or miniskirt for Spring. This Los Angeles based brand is one of my favorites thanks to their simple, unique pieces!!

To enter simply:

1. Follow me on Blog Lovin’ and VOTE for me in the BlogLovin’ Awards as Newcomer of the Year! (I will love you so much for it!)
2. Leave a comment below (with a valid email address)
3. Follow me on TWITTER for updates and to see the winner!

(Special promo code for my readers to receive 20% OFF all LEYENDECKER items is: ‘leyendeckerluvsnat’ and is valid within the next month!)

I hope everyone’s week has been great so far! I’ve been having the time of my life. So many exciting things happening, even more to blog about. Updates soon! GOOD LUCK EVERYONE!! This giveaway will run for one week, until Wednesday night, February 2nd!

Shredded Threads

(Storets sweater, Vintage shorts, Via Spiga boots)

Just a few snapshots of me after a meeting. We found an awesome little sidewalk showered with autumn leaves and took some photos, even with the innocent bystanders lurking by the trees watching (always a little awkward, but after blogging for about a year you get over it. Always think: “i just want a picture damn it!”) Anyways, I’m so happy that with the warmth, I can just slip into a pair of shorts! My legs have never been so happy…or so white. Thankfully the weather looks like it will be beautiful again this week.YES! It will definitely make getting up early for work a hell of a lot easier. This day, I kept things super casual with a shredded pullover and some vintage trouser shorts. I like the combo of something totally ratted out with something completely clean and tailored. Makes for an interesting look, eh? I wish I had the energy to write you a deep, thoughtful, blog post, but I am exhausted! Have a fantastic rest of your week! Updates to come!

For now, take a look at MANGO’s blog KEEP THE BEAT for a few outtakes from our shoot. Not long till the campaign launches! Click HERE!

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