5 Tips to ORGANICALLY Grow Your Instagram Following

How do you organically grow your following on Instagram as a blogger/photographer/model/creator? To date, I have 1,075 followers on Instagram. By the end of this post that could be down to 1,070. The amount always fluctuates. One thing that is certain right now though? I don’t have upwards of 10k followers. And by most influencer marketing standards that takes me out of the “micro influencer” classification. I’m more of a “micro micro influencer.” Even using … Read More5 Tips to ORGANICALLY Grow Your Instagram Following

WWIW: Brent Camo Track Pants + More|Fresh Visuals

This ‘blog post’ is more like a tumblr post. Fewer words, more photos. The What H&M Puffer Coat H&M Longline Flannel Shopgauges Brent Camo Track Pants (somehow they look better than most track pants I’ve seen, but were far less expensive) H&M Brown Beads White Rebook Instapump Fury Sneakers When was I wearing this fit? To church (don’t judge me haha) last Sunday Why did I choose these pieces? I knew I wanted to wear … Read MoreWWIW: Brent Camo Track Pants + More|Fresh Visuals

Stop Acting Brand New: Are Brand Names Qualifiers for Style?

I’m going to need your help with this article. Over the past year of fashion blogging, I’ve perused looklive, YouTubers documenting the style of artists like Playboi Carti, Travis Scott and Kanye West. I’ve also checked out the street style of different people on PAUSE, a street style publication based out of the U.K., and have peeped countless outfits of celebrities on Instagram. These celebrities, more often than not, are shown wearing brand names. Some … Read MoreStop Acting Brand New: Are Brand Names Qualifiers for Style?

The Cardinal Sin: Wearing White After Labor Day

“Can I wear white after Labor Day?” I do not know how many times I’ve heard someone ask this question. Actually, I do – countless times. I’m sure you’ve heard this question thrown around, and around…and around. Why do we question if it is acceptable to rock white after Labor Day? It’s just another color. Oh, America and your traditions. Obviously confused about why it’s widely assumed you should not wear white after labor day, … Read MoreThe Cardinal Sin: Wearing White After Labor Day

Y’ALL KNOW WHAT TIME IT IS: BLACK FRIDAY 2017 DEALS HAVE ARRIVED

The moment we’ve all been waiting for… Black Friday 2017 is here and we’re expected to blow our spending expectations out of the water once again! Don’t know where to start? It’s OK. I’ve got you covered. Whether you’re looking to make a big splash online, or purchase the essentials in-store – you will find some jaw-dropping discounts at your fingertips below. Let’s go! Black Friday 2017 Retail Roundup ALDO Amazon I checked the deals … Read MoreY’ALL KNOW WHAT TIME IT IS: BLACK FRIDAY 2017 DEALS HAVE ARRIVED

Looking Inside My Closet: How Do I Avoid Becoming a Repeat Offender

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. No, not Christmas fool! The time of the year where wardrobe staples are vital to the lifeblood of your being. Oops, I meant closet. OK, I’ve clearly been watching one too many dramas like Billions, but do you get the point? Many of us want to wear certain items in our closet without looking like we repeat outfits everyday. Hold up, wait a minute. Scratch that statement … Read MoreLooking Inside My Closet: How Do I Avoid Becoming a Repeat Offender

When Fashion Blogging Takes a Turn for the Worst

So one day I was having a conversation with a Milwaukee fashion blogger who will remain nameless, you chatty Patty. This fashion blogger was like a handful of others prior to blogging – interested in fashion, but too busy (and perhaps lazy) to blog. “Why would I waste my time on social media or a website blogging about…fashion? (Scoffs) Talk about superficial.” Finally Broke Down Months rolled on and others noticed this blogger had a … Read MoreWhen Fashion Blogging Takes a Turn for the Worst

The Moment of Truth: When You’re Ballin’ On a Budget (PLUS BUDGET-FRIENDLY SHOPPING GUIDE)

OK, let’s get the elephant out the room. I am not spending countless amounts of money on my outfits. I could easily lie and act like I’m dropping it like it’s hot, buying stuff left and right, waiting to show it off. However, that simply is not the case. Shopping on a budget is my go-to move..always. I don’t want to lie to you, and act like I’m a Public Figure (WHATEVER THAT MEANS) who … Read MoreThe Moment of Truth: When You’re Ballin’ On a Budget (PLUS BUDGET-FRIENDLY SHOPPING GUIDE)

Milwaukee Fashion Week 2017

Let me provide a brief backdrop before I talk about the fashion show itself. It’s safe to say Milwaukee is not known as the fashion capital of the world (despite this bold claim in my Instagram bio). However, despite Milwaukee’s lackluster fashion scene, there are a host of enthusiasts uplifting the city of Milwaukee into a realm where Milwaukee and fashion can become somewhat synonymous. Obviously one person can’t change the entire landscape, but a … Read MoreMilwaukee Fashion Week 2017