The Perfect White T-Shirt

A plain white t-shirt is a wardrobe staple, especially for warmer weather. Then why is it so difficult to find the perfect one? A few…

Big News: My New Gig

Once in a while, people ask me why I do what I do. I don’t make a living from this blog believe it or not.…

Spring Style with #ChicagonistaLIVE!

Yes, I am fully aware that the ground is covered by a massive quilt of snow. Yes, I know I am talking sandals when snow…

#DateNight Food & Fashion: Siri Indian Restaurant

In the suburbs, there are many fantastic restaurants for #DateNight that are often overlooked because they aren’t located in Chicago proper. I have found a…

New Years Eve with OMONI BOUTIQUE

I never used to shop at boutiques, even for a special occasion like New Years Eve. The town where I grew up was sadly devoid…

PlayCHIC 2016

I have always loved to play dress up. I used to set up “photo shoots” at home with my manual wind camera (remember those??) and…

#FashionFriday: Hashtag Blessed

Hashtag Blessed. You see this phrase ALL over the social media stratosphere, in pop songs (thank you Bruno Mars for 24K Magic!), and from tweens…