24-Hour Adventure

blog 6

Last weekend, my boys took me on a 24 hour adventure to the big Apple. We tackled Manhattan, hitting up Soho, chinatown, Little Italy, Union Square, Rockefeller Center, Times Square and of course Central Park. It was a great day spent with great people. And of course we went dressed in style.

blog 2

NYC 17


NYC 11   holy 3   NYC 10

The Key to a 24 hour adventure is comfort. Rompers provide ease while traveling but also make a statement. Pair it with a kimono, comfy sandals and a floppy hat and you’re ready for a day of walking.

blog 5

blog 8

blog

NYC 5

NYC 4

blog 9

blog 3

NYC 16

NYC 15

Thanks Curtis and German for a great day

To get Jhow’s look click here 

To see More Photos by German Ayala Photography click here

Advertisements

Festival Ensemble

I know Coachella has come and pasted however, we are still in the heart of festival season. This means fringe, floral crowns, moonies, and maxi dresses are a must.  This festival season I found the perfect shirt, and Im obsessed with it!

swing tunic

You can find this shirt here along with all your festival needs.

There are several ways to wear this top. Pair it with floral jeans for those cooler summer nights and some Chelsea boots.

This tunic can also be worn as a dress with heels for a night out or with cutoffs for a day in the park or that music festival you have tickets for.

With a headpiece, gladiator sandals and a bold necklace this top is ready for any summer outdoor adventure.

IMG_4002

Masquerade

A while back, my school held it’s third annual Masquerade, and much like the second annual Masquerade, I forgot the mask. However, I got super dressed up and had an amazing time anyway.

I didn’t need to purchase a new dress because I searched the back of my closet and unearth an old friend. Spice up an old formal dress with a new statement necklace, a new shade of lipstick and BAM! you are all set to go out in style. Who said formal occasions have to be on expensive? I personally had been dying to wear this dress to another occasion. Here’s a flashback to three years ago:

DSC00462   IMG_3612

Woah, talk about a flashback. I wore this dress to my senior prom and I am still in love with it. (Though I can do without the purple hair and accessories)

IMG_3618

To make the dress feel like new send it out to be cleaned, put on some higher heels, and avoid doing your hair and makeup in a similar way. This will make the look stand out from the dress’ first formal event.

IMG_3647

And my friends were looking pretty fly too, they even let me borrow their mask.

 

IMG_3579

DSC_0226

DSC_0248

IMG_3777

So take out those old prom, bridesmaids or formal gowns for your next formal event. And get to dancing!

Changes

Well Folks, This semester really got away from me. It truly was the most intense semester thus far but… It is coming to a close and I am ready for a summer filled with Proprium Floris!

Here’s some updates though before we kick off the summer with some Fashion…and of course Floral.

Back in March…

Processed with VSCOcam with g3 preset

I got my nose pierced! Im now sporting a little gold hoop, and Im pretty Happy with it.

So naturally in April…

tattoo

I got a tattoo. And it’s floral of course! I couldn’t be happier with the results.

tattoo1 Tattoo 3 Tattoo 2

So with a new summer, comes new goals. I plan to at least, once a week have a new post. To amp up the volume with new graphics and better quality shots. I also plan to include more people, different styles, and some fellas (because hey, they know how to dress too).

So here’s to changes! And new Adventures!

When it’s 65 in March

Well people, if you live in the Philly area you know that at one point before the wind became unbearably cold again we were teased with a sliver of spring heaven. It was 65! (Sun’s out guns out am I right?)  What better way to spend the day than avoiding homework to hit the park without tights!!! This hasn’t happened since what, September?

Any hoo, Spring I swear is almost here, and with spring comes all the joys of spring dressing. This is personally my favorite season to dress because frankly it’s the only season both jackets and sandals function together.

IMG_1652

(Okay I wasn’t wearing sandals, but I could tell mother nature was trying to trick us.)

IMG_1653

Dressing spring is so simple, unlike the complicated layering required for winter. Ditch the hats, gloves, scarves, and parka for a maxi dress and jean jacket. That’s all you need to look fabulous! Accessorize with a statement necklace and some moonies and get outside!

IMG_1670

IMG_1699      IMG_1677

IMG_1687

IMG_1692

IMG_1702

My favorite maxi’s for this season have a great all over print. They make a statement while still looking  effortless.

IMG_1728

IMG_1714

IMG_1716

Take it to the streets and soak up that much needed vitamin D. The winter blues are over…well almost. Spring is around the corner which means, its almost practically summer.

To get this look click here

Photo credit to my ever fabulous and fashionable friend Kristie…find her on instagram here 

Into the Pale

This week I took at little trip with my friend Kristie to the Philadelphia Museum of Art. If you have not been I recommend you go, I find myself standing in the impressionist wing for hours, and you have to practically drag me out of the Cy Twombly room.

Not only does the museum have fantastic art but fantastic places for photos so we snapped a few. As I sit here with a cup of tea snow has finally hit Philadelphia I realize that I really hate winter.  Winter is such a difficult season to dress. Its cold, its gloomy and so many layers are needed just to function.

So I embraced the pale and here are some of the shots.

IMG_1199

Embracing the pale is all about muted color palette and mixing textures with dark accents.

IMG_1205            IMG_1202

IMG_1211

Jewels, fur, lace, curls. Embrace your feminine and flirty side with statement knits and bouncy curls.

IMG_1238

IMG_1239

IMG_1240

IMG_1269

Don’t forget your loafers at home. These are my favorite.

IMG_1270

IMG_1287

IMG_1315

IMG_1316

IMG_1319

IMG_1320

IMG_1322

So there you have it, kick dreary winter to the curb, go out and see some art in a “sharp” outfit. (Thats what one of security guards told me).

To get this look check this out. 

Modern Boho

For the festival fashion enthusiast this terrible thing called winter can put a damper on your crochet maxis and sandals. I myself find this time extremely difficult to dress but NEVER FEAR! I have come up with a great way to keep the Boho in your winter wardrobe and not freeze to death.

MB 7

Keep it simple, and layer, layer, layer. Here I have on one of my summer maxi dresses, tights, and warm knitted socks paired with my winter boots, a oversized flannel, slouchy jacket and knitted fingerless gloves. To tie off the look I added two layering necklaces and a top knot. This is ready for any kind of weather winter decides to throw at us.

MB 6

MB 4

DSC01694\

MB3

DSC01702

DSC01711

\MB6

MB 5

To get this look click here

Ooh and just to keep you all update in my life, I have to get glasses, the real kind :

MB 1  MB2  glasses