CHANNELING GRACE KELLY AT THE DIOR POP-UP | THE CHIC LIST

Dior, Dior Pop-up Rosewood Miramar, Rosewood Miramar Beach, Montecito, Santa Barbara, Meghan Markle, Karen Millen, summer fashion, summer 2021, Louis Vuitton, silk scarf, beach fashion, Grace Kelly, Grace Kelly style, American Riviera

As we were snaking the path of the pearl white Rosewood Miramar Hotel, the grounds laced with well-manicured green shrubs, my blogger bestie, Mari and I realized we were lost. That’s when we came across a petite woman with black kitten heels, the words, “Dior” printed on the white ribbon bow. They were like Dorothy’s […]

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channeling Jackie Kennedy in San francisco

Jackie Kennedy style, Jackie-O style, Jackie Kennedy outfit, Tahari, black sweater, button down skirt, vintage belt, vintage style, vintage fashion, outfit of the day, ootd, minimalist style, pearl earrings, vintage earrings, San Francisco, San Francisco style, seventies style, '70s style

So this one’s a bit of a throwback, number one because this San Francisco trip was ages ago. Number two, the look is a recreation of Jackie O’s simple yet unforgettable street style photo in Capri. As far as I’m concerned, Jackie-O circa ‘70s was the height of her reign as American fashion queen. One […]

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THE TUXEDO WORK SUIT REIMAGINED | ON-CAMERA STYLE

black and white suit, skirt suit, mod style, black suit, turtleneck, white turtleneck, tuxedo, outfit of the day, workwear, work style, what I wore, what I wore to work, how to dress for work, work dressing, how to, style diary, reporter style, reporter life, fashion blogger

Wearing neutrals to work doesn’t have to be black and white, even if you’re wearing black and white! Today on the blog, I’m showing you how to breathe new life into the tuxedo suit trend for the office, or if you’re a reporter, in the field. It was a Friday afternoon, which for someone who […]

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HOW TO WEAR ’60S MOD | ON-CAMERA STYLE

Pistachio dress, trench coat dress, green dress, Barneys New York, rhinestone earrings, midi dress, mid-length dress, button-down dress, vintage, vintage dress, vintage finds, mod, mod style, ‘60s fashion, go-go boots, white boots, knee-high boots, white knee-high boots, Stuart Weitzman, fashion blogger, what I wore, wiw, outfit of the day, ootd, Tezza App

As Nancy Sinatra once sang in her nonchalant manner, “these boots were made for walking, and that’s just what they’ll do,” and I’ll step into a time machine in them and make my way over to the midcentury any day! Anyone who knows me knows I love emulating vintage motifs in my on-camera style. The ’60s are […]

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cherry print is back | The chic list

mod, mod style, ‘60s fashion, go-go boots, white boots, knee-high boots, white knee-high boots, Stuart Weitzman, fashion blogger, what I wore, wiw, outfit of the day, ootd, Tezza App, Aritzia Top, Aritzia, sweetheart neckline, sweeheart top, puffy sleeves, red skirt, midi skirt, wool skirt, skirt slit, Gorjana necklace, Gorjana

Happy First Day of Spring! Floral may be the traditional pattern for the season, but I am deciding right here and now that fruity prints should make their comeback. No, it’s not because one of the few places we’ve been able to venture to the past year is the grocery store. Hear me out: I […]

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How to wear: Regencycore | The Chic List

Bridgerton, Bridgerton style, puffy sleeves, regencycore, cottagecore, Revolve, Majorelle, Simple Retro, high waist pants, statement top, paisley, sweetheart neckline, jacquard print, jacquard top, pearl earrings, vintage fashion, vintage style, Central Valley blossoms, ootd, outfit of the day, spring style, spring style 2021, spring fashion, spring editorial

To quote Duke Simon Basset: “to have a beautiful wardrobe is one thing, but to wear your best outfit in the most beautiful of wardrobes is something entirely apart.” Okay, maybe he did not quite utter those words, but close enough, right? I’m about to share with you some outfit editorials that would be the […]

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Roots –What I Learned While Dressing Like a Haute Couture Model

Dior, Dior haute couture, Maria Grazia Chiuri, haute couture, couture model, tweed suit, fashion blogger, couture, fashion, high fashion, runway, runway look, French fashion, French girl style, Parisian, Parisian style, vintage, gold chain necklace, vintage earrings, winter style, 2021, 2021 style, Dior Autumn/Winter 2021, Dior, peplum, suit, skirt suit, what I wore to work, workwear, how to wear, style

Going back to one’s roots is audaciously grounding. As Americans, we prioritize the idea of individuality while other cultures seem to value connection—a connection between people, a connection to nature, a connection to past and present. What we sometimes fail to realize is that by connecting, we are actually doing a service to ourselves as […]

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blog posts that brought me joy this year – the chic list

Pasadena, Pasadena City Hall, Jeffrey Campbell, blue dress, mermaid dress, cocktail dress, ruched fabric, ruches dress, see through heels, strappy heels, Lucy Paris, California, fashion blogger, fashion, outfit of the day, lookbook, look of the day, style diary, think positive

The year 2020 was a difficult for all of us, but in the midst of adversity, I must be grateful: I’m thankful to God for my family, my friends, art and the ability to create. It was to storytelling through writing, music and my love for fashion that I turned to keep busy during the […]

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American music awards virtual red carpet outfit

sheer sleeves, structured dress, red carpet fashion, cocktail dress, evening dress, belted dress, AMAs, American Music Awards, red carpet, vintage dress, vintage fashion, shoulder pads, vintage earrings, golden earrings, indigo dress, blue dress, TV host, entertainment, red carpet look, red carpet,

You can take the girl out of Hollywood, but you can’t take Hollywood out of the on-camera reporter who has covered the entertainment industry in Los Angeles for years! After reporting on film, music, fashion and celebrities at publications like E! News, Entertainment Weekly, The Hollywood Reporter, and ABC7 LA, I have become a connoisseur […]

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in honor of emily in paris, here’s our carrie bradshaw dress recreation

Carrie Bradshaw, newspaper dress, Sex and the City, Sex and the City dress, Emily in Paris, Younger, Peppermayo, black and white dress, fashion blogger, outfit of the day, ootd, twinning, blogger besties, style diary, Lily Collins, Sarah Jessica Parker, SJP, lifestyle blog, fashion, fall fashion, what I wore, outfit inspiration, celebrity inspired fashion, celebrity look for less, Sex and the City fashion

What is it about Darren Star’s storylines that have that sort of, je ne sais quoi? Well, I think I’ve managed to put my finger on it! It’s the allure of leading a creative life in a living and breathing city, in New York or Paris. It’s the fantasy that you can be a columnist, […]

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