Transition time!

The weather is still trying to figure out what to do and so is my closet. I’m not quite ready to bust out the spring wardrobe but new pieces I’ve purchased with spring in mind, seem to be slowly making their debut. It’s a welcomed transition that gets me excited for the days ahead of more time at the park, outdoor dinners, and all the good stuff warm weather brings.

I want to show you how to take a casual day look and turn it easily into a quick night look. Like most people with kids, you have 5 minutes to get ready when the babysitter arrives. Check out how I did it in under 5 minutes without changing my entire outfit and be sure to shop the links to grab the earrings I’m wearing. They are a total game changer!

stepping out

Day look (click the links to shop): Free people vegan leather jacket (this is an old piece I’ve had for years but this jacket would be a great spring investment), AG denim legging jeans, Target vest (I love this option and this option), Artizia tunic blouse (old, but love this one) Frye fringed sneakers CLICK HERE AND BUY THESE! I promise you’ll love them, Michael Kors Sunglasses similar style here, Necklace from Perch Home, and earrings from Stella and Dot  be sure to grab these, you can wear them 4 different ways!!

spring will make ya, jump, jump!

right this way

color pop

close up stud

quick change

touch up

on a mission

hurry up and wait

in the details

earring additions

Night look: I added pieces to the earrings (told you these things were game changers!), touched up with a little gloss, took my hair down (the messy kinks left from the hair tie blend right in to the curling iron waves I had done earlier that morning), added a Totem bracelet from Stella and Dot that compliments the earrings perfectly, changed my shoes to these little delights by Paul Green (which are super comfortable after a long day on my feet and also come in taupe!), and grabbed a clutch to finish the look.

If I were being timed, it probably took me 3 minutes for this quick change!!! I’m typically late for everything (it’s always my New Years resolution), so being able to switch up a look quickly to maximize time at my final destination makes me want to try to create more day-to-night styles. Stay tuned for more and HAPPY SPRING!!!

All images captured by the wickedly talented, Danielle Guenther Photography

winter necessities- Accessories!

wind tunnel wings detailswarm smile all about the boots jump! still standing

All images by Danielle Guenther Photography

 Outfit detail: Scarf- Zara, Hat-Zara, Jeans-Zara (similar here), Booties-Matt Bernson, Sunglasses- Michael Kors, Necklace- (Old) Stella and Dot (you might like this one!), Shirt-(Old) Gap

One of my favorite things to liven up my winter wardrobe is winter accessories. You don’t need to spend a lot of money on them either. Start off with a simple shirt and a comfortable pair of jeans and add color pop with your accessories. My scarf and hat (click here for scarf, and here for the hat) happen to be from Zara. One of my favorite  places to go for scarves and hat is also Target. I’m loving this infinity scarf, click here and this beanie, click here. They have tons of great options that would freshen up your wardrobe or make the perfect gift for that person on your holiday list. Stay warm! xo

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