Vita Brillanti

bella ragazza. bella vita.

Embroidered T-Shirt

Outfit: Embroidered flower shirt (also love this one), Jean Jacket, Madewell Jeans Guys, I found the most fun top the other day at H&M! It reminded…

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July 4th Outfit Inspo

  1 / 2 / 3 / 4  / 5 / 6 / 7 / 8 / 9 / 10 / 11 / 12 /…

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Summertime Feels

Outfit: White Culottes, similar on sale here (also love, these and these), Off the shoulder top, old (similar here, here, and here), Quay Sunglasses, Jeffery Campbell…

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Yellow Knit Top

I would jump into any shade I could find! Outfit: Skirt, sold out (similar here, here and here), Yellow Knit Top, Hinge Sandals Our first…

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Keds x Minnie Mouse Collection

Outfit: Anthropologie Shirt on sale (similar here and here), Madewell Skirt on sale (last seen here), Keds (also love these, these and these) Keds is one of my…

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After Dinner Treat

Outfit: J.Crew Shirt (similar here, here, here and here), Jeans, Crossbody Purse I'm still working on a few posts from our long weekend in Charleston, and…

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Summertime Blue Hues

1 / 2 / 3 / 4 (sale) / 5 / 6 / 7 / 8 / 9 / 10 / 11 / Blue has long since been…

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Memorial Day Skirt

Outfit: Madewell Skirt (similar here, and here), J.Crew Top , Blank Canvas Heels (also love these, these and these) Memorial Day Weekend is HERE! Welcome…

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Polkadot Jumpsuit

Outfit: Polkadot Jumper, last seen here (also love this, and this), also love this dress, T-Shirt Hi guys! It's been a while, which I feel bad…

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Straw Bag Trend

I'll take them all please! J. McLaughlin Crossbody / Zacarias Creel Wicker Shoulder Bag / Sam Edelman Straw Tote / Milly Wicker Satchel (a girl can…

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Blush Pink Trench

You cannot beat $2.50 sandwiches Outfit: LOFT Trench (currently 40% off with code OHGOODIE) - also love this and this, Madewell Jeans (similar here, here and here (sale)), Michael…

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Taim to Eat

I chose to wear this top on my shoulders since it was cold. But It's actually an off the shoulder top! Outfit: Anthropologie Top (also…

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Rompin’ Around

Sorry about the blur! It was so dark outside! Outfit: LOFT Romper (similar here), Keds (more fun white sneakers here, here, here and here) I feel…

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Vacation Sunnies

Outfit: Bathing Suit (top) (similar here), Woodzee Palm Sunglasses (also love these) Sunglasses are life. I've written a lot about my love for sunnies (here, here…

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Springtime Sale

Left 2 Right: Susie Slides /  J.O.A Stripe Jumpsuit / Mara Hoffman Patchwork Skirt / Slingback Sandals / Wide Leg Printed Jeans / Style Mafia…

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Embroidered Bell Sleeve Top

Outfit: Karen Kane Top - similar here (also love, this and this), Sunglasses, Belted Scarf, old (similar here and here),  Madewell Jeans Being that we were…

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Sperry 7 Seas

Outfit: Bathing Suit, Sperry 7 Seas  I grew up around water in upstate New York. We always had lakes to swim in during the summer,…

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The Vacation Dress

Outfit: Cordoba Dress (similar here, here, here, here and here), Soludos Sandals (also love these and these) More Stripes please! Before I left for Mexico I was so focused…

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Magenta Midi

Outfit: Anthropologie Dress, LOFT Earrings, Sole Society Heels (similar here and here) I love the way dresses make me feel, and while I don't always…

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Yellow Coat

Outfit: Zara Coat (similar here, here and here), Camera Bag, Boots (similar here, here and here), Why is Spring being so stubborn? Come out, come…

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Suiting Up

Tom Ford Starza Suit, ASOS Yellow Bikini (also love this one), Stripped Suit (sold out, similar here and here) More Favorites Below! Solid & Striped suit …

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#NYFW Look

Outfit: Coat (last seen here), H&M Top, Crossbody Purse (on SALE), & Other Stories Pumps (also love these, these and these) NYFW came to a close last week.…

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Ruffles on Ruffles

Outfit: Patterned Blouse (similar here, here, here and here), Jeans (similar here), Boots, Sunglasses I consider my style pretty tom boy chic, if that's a…

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Sherbet Top

Outfit:  Anthropologie Sweater (similar here), Kate Spade Purse, Jeans (last seen here), Woodzee Sunglasses  I felt like I needed to brighten up my wardrobe. I've…

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GiGi New York Sale

CLICK ON ANY BAG TO VIEW IT! Sale Time! There are countless handbag designers; it's hard for me to keep track of them all. The main…

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Mauve-alous!

Outfit: Jacket, Scarf (similar here and here), Jeans, Booties (last seen here) - also love this color Some of the most colorful townhouses are located…

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Longline Coat

Outfit: REISS Longline Jacket, Sneakers, old (similar here and here), MVMT Watch, GiGi New York Crossbody (last seen here) The Oculus downtown is about a…

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Warm Weather Here I Come

Sneakers, White Bikini, Jean Shorts, Red Pumps, Lowback Swimsuit, Sunnies, Beach Pants, OTS Dress, Headband, Orange Jumper, Earrings, Red Halter Swimsuit, Kiehls Face Moisturizer (50SPF),…

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Red Blanket Scarf

Outfit: Lord and Taylor Blanket Scarf (similar here and here), Jeans (last seen here) The beauty of being able to wear a blanket in public... Priceless.…

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Polka Dot Dress

Outfit: Dress on SALE (similar here, here, and here), Shoes - on SALE (similar here and here), Scarf Woohoo! We made it! It's now the first day of…

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Red Sweater

Some slight snowflakes on our hands! Outfit: Sweater (similar here and here), Theory coat (last seen here), Scarf (similar here, here & here 40% off) I've been…

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Layered Blue Hues

Outfit: Jeans 30% off (also love these), Coat 30% off, Jean Jacket, Boots (also love these ones) There aren't many color schemes I enjoy more than blue…

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Union Square Holiday Market

Outfit: J.Crew Hat (30% off), Sweater (under $40!) also love (this, this and this) , Woodzee Sunglass (last seen here) One of the best things about NYC…

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Turtleneck Roundup

Le Square sweater / 2. LOFT Leopard sweater (30% off!)/ 3. Gray sweater (30% off)/ 4. J.Crew Tippi sweater (30% off) / 5. Saint James sweater / 6.…

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Cyber Monday

Turtleneck / Tassel Sneakers / Sunglasses / Necktie / Crewneck Sweater / Velvet Pants (GOBIG16)/ Gloves / Boots / Pineapple Painting / Clutch / Journell Romper…

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Perfect Sweater Weather

Outfit: Sweater 40% off! (similar here, here and here), Jeans, Shoes (also love this color and these), Lipstick in Wine-O, Sunglasses Cozy sweaters are no doubt the best…

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Lacey Top & Peplum Pant

Outfit: Club Monaco Pants (how much fun are these?!), Forever 21 Top (similar here, here and here), Shoes, Purse (last seen here) Over the weekend I attended…

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Estancia 460

Outfit: Jeans, T Shirt (last seen here, similar in long sleeve here), Bomber Jacket (similar here and here, also love this one!), Booties, old (also…

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Chunky Sweater

Avo Toast is soo good! Look Ma! No hands!  Outfit: Chunky Sweater (also love, this, this, this and this!), Purse, old love this one (similar style here and…

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Woodzee

Outfit: Sunglasses, Sweatshirt, Jeans (similar here, here and here), Shoes (also love these, these and these) I found a new pair of sunnies that I love! I'm…

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Just a Theory

Outfit: Jacket (40% off) similar here! Jeans (also love these and these), Booties, old (similar here and here), Purse, old (similar here) I feel strongly about…

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Fall Weather Favorites

From Left to Right: Kate Spade Dress, AGL Flats, Madewell Jeans, GAP Sweater, Rag + Bone Sweater, Intermix Belt Sweater, Forever21 Satchel, Intermix Poncho, Steve…

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Michael Kors Jacket

Outfit: Boots, Jacket (similar here, here and here), theBalm lip color, Design Lab leggings (ON SALE) I spent this past weekend with some of my best friends…

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Tomboy Style

Outfit: Shirt (also love this and this), Jeans (also love these and these), Shoes (similar here and here), Purse (similar here), Black Swan Jacket Tomboy @ Heart…

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Catie Crossbody

Use code NYFW16 for 20% off of this Catie bag!! <3 Outfit: Sole Society Shoes (similar here and here), J.Crew Sweater, J.Crew Pants 25% off with code SHOPNOW (also love these and these),…

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New York Fashion Week

Outfit: Dress (similar here and here), Shoes (basically sold out, try these, these, these or these), Purse last seen here and here The past week has been completely…

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Bellini Dress

Outfit: Dress on SALE (side note, also loving this, this and this for fall), Shoes (also obsessed with these), bag from Triangl Bikini This past weekend…

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Higgins Farm Windmill

Outfit: J.Crew Shirt  on SALE (similar here, here, here and here), Jeans (similar here and here), Shoes (also love these and these) I love traveling outside of…

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Stripped Sweatshirt

Drawing hearts in the sand <3 Outfit: Sweatshirt (similar here, here and here), Jeans - also love this pair and this pair We just got back from…

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Packing Essentials for Cape Cod

Packing: Top (similar here), Sweatshirt (similar here), Clutch, Purse (sold out, similar here and here), Lip Gloss in Berry, Jeans, Bathing Suit c/o Outfit: Jeans (old, similar here),…

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Bandana Style

Image by Julie Check out some of my favorites, here, here, here, here, here, and here! While most of us probably thought that bandana season would be over…

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Upstate Sunflowers

Outfit: Romper last seen here  (similar here, here (on sale!) and here), Sunglasses (similar here - love these) Going back home during the summer months is one of…

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An Aussie Day

Some sick hats for sale inside Sweatshop - will be back for one of them The yummiest Outfit: Dress (similar style here), Shoes (also love these and…

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A Dress You Can Twirl In

Outfit: Dress on SALE (also love, this, this and this), Shoes I freaking LOVE candy. We had family in town this past weekend, and one…

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Blue Jersey Dress

Outfit: Dress (similar styles here and here), Shoes, sold out (similar here and here) I think these are cool too! My In-Laws came into town this week, which…

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Baby Doll Dress

Outfit: Dress on super SALE!! (also, currently crushing on this, this and this dress!) New York has been, no joke the hottest I can remember in my…

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Vernazza, I’m In Love

Carpaccio up the ying yang! Outfit: Romper (sold out, similar here, here and here - and love this, and this)  Keds, Purse, Jacket (last seen here) There…

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Spontaneous Dinner Date

    Outfit: Dress (sold out, similar in chambray here). GAP is currently having a 60% off sale - woohoo! My favorites are this romper,…

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Playing in Traffic

Outfit: Dress (similar here and here - also love this!), Jacket, Keds, Purse We have this running joke going this summer about my love for jean jackets…

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White Dress Blue Water

I was so excited to put on this dress (there is a top also!) for our first full day in town - mainly because I knew how…

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Washington Mews

While wandering around (I feel like I'm always wandering?) Greenwich Village we grabbed a bite to eat at a spot called Taboonette, where we had some…

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Happy 4th Of July

Jordan didn't think I could run in my shoes - but I told him I only buy shoes  that I can't run in Outfit: Dress (currently…

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A Day In Bellagio

Outfit: Top, similar here (also love this one), Jeans, Purse (last seen here), My favorite kind of Shoes Location: Bellagio, Lake Como Our first full day on…

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First Day of Summer

Outfit: Culottes, last seen here and here (also love these and these)  Old Navy Tank Top , also love this one in a similar style HAPPY FIRST DAY…

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Spritz Me Monterosso

One word - Lemon Spritz (mic drop) Outfit: Dress, old (similar here, here, and here), Shoes, last seen here One thing I need to say before…

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Villa Monastero

Outfit: Splendid x Damsel Dress (also love this and this), Shoes (last seen here), Purse Location: Varenna, Villa Monestaro If Lake Como is not on your list…

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A Rainy Day In Florence

Outfit: Michael Kors Jacket (30% off now), Rebecca Minkoff Purse (similar here, here and here), Shoes Location: Florence I didn't check what the weather would be…

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Neutral Sleeveless Trench

Outfit: Sleeveless Trench (also love, this, this and this), Booties, Jeans (similar here, also need to get myself a pair of these), Top A light weight…

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Neck Scarf and Jean Jacket

  Outfit Details: Neck Scarf  (Now 40% Off) / Jean Jacket/ T-Shirt  There are so many parks situated throughout the city, and having a few big…

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Spring Picks

Equipment Top / Ted Baker Scarf / Karen Walker Sunglasses / Sam Edelman Shoes / Billabong Dress /The Fifth Label Dress / Floral Saddle Bag / Free People Wrap Sandal / Eyelet Shift Dress / Print Romper /KEDS Trainers  / Clutch Bag / ASOS Tea Dress /Silk Maxi…

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Weekend Relaxed

Outfit: GAP Jean Jacket, T-Shirt (also love it in tan and pink), Sneaker, Cardigan, similar here, Leggings (also love these for $14) I'm such a downtown girl.…

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Sloan Pants

Outfit: Shoes (also love this style), Sloan Pants, Bucket Purse last worn here is sold out - similar and on SALE here I recently purchased a…

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Tuesday Trend – Neck Scarf

Image via Damsel in Dior  Image via Song of Style  Image via Sincerely Jules I love this look - you can add a scarf /…

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White Wall

Outfit: Booties, similar here (last seen here) /  Jeans, similar here, & on SALE here! / Top last seen here First, sorry that it's been…

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Being Basic

Off The Shoulder White Blouse / Kate Spade Pink Dress / Eytys Sneakers (cheaper here) / Watch / Madewell Jeans / Acne Sweater / J.Crew…

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Maroon Coat

Outfit: Coat similar and on sale here / Shoes last seen here / Ask anyone. When it comes to coats I feel I am always…

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Storm Jonas

Outfit: Sperry Boots also on sale similar here (last seen here), Northface coat, Hat (last seen here) Storm Jonas was one quite of a blizzard.…

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A Blue Coat

Outfit: Ann Taylor Coat (I'm wearing medium), French Connection booties (in black here - similar and half off here), Purse  is out of stock (similar…

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The Adirondacks

Outfit: Coat is SOLD OUT (similar here (on sale), here and here), Pom Pom Hat and Gloves (50% off!), Madewell Jeans, and Sperry Boots Spending time with…

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December Heatwave

Salt and Hot Sauce is necessary with Tecate! Outfit: Jeans / sweater, similar here and here (in gray) / Blouse - similar here Walking around…

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Dress for Success

Outfit: Top / Skirt, old similar here and here / Coat, last seen here / Lip Liner Everybody has their own idea of what their"power" outfit…

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Cyber Monday Faves

Cyber Monday is a day where I get nothing done at work because I'm online shopping my favorite deals all day. I've listed some of…

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Bomber Jacket

  Outfit: Jacket, old, similar here, here and I love this one / Bag similar in black here / Top old, similar here, here and here / I'm wearing Bite…

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Gray Sweater

We found the most amazing Espresso shop right off of Canal Street - Everyman Espresso! I heart you I was so determined to get a…

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#missadventure

  Anna Kendrick: Dress / Coat / Gloves / Scarf / Purse / Sunglasses Zosia:  Dress / Coat /  Gift Box Clutch & Ornament Clutch /  Red Purse /…

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Blackberry

Outfit:  BCBGgeneration Dress / BaubleBar Ear Jackets (also love these and these), Sam Edelman Joey Booties / Top Shop purse, old (similar here and here - only…

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Warmth

Madewell Sweater Dress (currently on SALE) / Urban Outfitters Scarf (old), similar here and here And just like that, it's November! Something changes inside for me…

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Treat Yo Self

Ryder Pant / Double - notch Mini Skirt / Eberjay Lace Bralet / Bucket Bag /  Sloan Suede Flats / Wide-brimmed Hat /  V-Neck Sweatshirt /…

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Pink Sweater

Shop this Deux Lux bag that is super on SALE! I love this one too! As soon as it turns a bit chilly, my closet…

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Fall Denim

It's a bitter-sweet feeling when I have to put away my summer dresses and slip into my fall denim, but a welcomed feeling nonetheless. We're…

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Hudson River Sunset

Pleated Gaucho Pants / Top is old, but similar here, and I also love this one! My routine changes every once in a while, and…

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Fall Means Fringe

Reversible Ruana / Rebecca Minkoff Bucket Bag / Sam Edelman Bootie / Elizabeth and James Dress / BaubleBar Leather Tassel Earrings / Fringe Scarf / Baublebar…

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Labor Day Weekend

Summer is just about officially over, and while I am definitely feeling a bit sad, I'm also really looking forward to fall. It seems like…

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Save. Spend. Splurge.

  River Island Overside Coat / Motel River Boyfriend Coat / BooHoo Longlined Tailored Coat / ChicNova Hooded Coat / GAP Modern Trench   Tahari…

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Fall Purse Selection

Marc Jacobs Mini Bucket Bag (similar and on sale here and here) Clare V Haircalf Clutch Tod's Medium Leather Tote (on sale and similar here)

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Chicago in Love

I've never been to Chicago, so I was excited when I found out that the Create and Cultivate conference was going to be held there…

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Conference Attire

This Saturday I'm heading to Chicago for the Create and Cultivate conference. This is my first C+C conference and I'm so excited to go learn,…

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Fall Wish List

Fall is right around the corner and before we know it we will start to slowly slip out of our white dresses and flip flops,…

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Jacquard Dress

Old Navy Shift Dress / Foldover Crossboy Purse  / Sugar Lip Treatment  It's comforting to know that finding clothes that fit great and look amazing no longer have…

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Dusk Light

Banana Republic Dress (40% off now with code BRSAVE) / Lo and Sons Claremont Camera Bag The best thing about summer, regardless of what anyone says, is…

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White Culottes

Culottes (sold out - similar here, here and here ) / Old Navy tank top / Quay Australia sunglasses, last seen here Lately life has been more hectic than I care…

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Leave Your Mark with Kate Spade

I am a huge lover of all things Kate Spade and they now have the option to get personal! You can choose to add up to 3…

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Blue Life One Piece

We traveled to Marco Island, FL last week for a family vacation. I've only been to Florida a handful of times, but I have to…

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White Umbrella Black Dress

#sorryimnotsorry  I think  thought I was Mary Poppins It's been a pretty crummy June; rainy, cold and just all around super blah. Lucky for me, my…

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South Street Seaport

A Melting Mess   I tend to be a creature of habit, but I always do my best to try as many new things as…

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One-Piece of Advice

I love one-piece bathing suits. I'm not sure really when it happened, but let's say a few years ago-ish they came back in style and…

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Tomboy and Sugar High

A few weeks ago Banana Republic featured this new clutch on Instagram that read 'TOMBOY,' and I knew I had to have it! That weekend…

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Blue Anthropologie Romper

Jumpsuits are one of my most-craved items of clothing during the summer months, and thanks to Anthropologie and their awesomeness, I found this romper and have crowned…

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The Perfect Beach Cover Up

It's been over a week since I last posted anything, which I feel badly about, but, I've had a pretty eventful last couple of weeks.…

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Flowers and Coffee

My allergies have been off the wall and I feel like my face has been frozen in an "I'm about to sneeze" expression for far…

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Best of Shopbop Sale

  Who doesn't love sales on designer clothing? Shopbop always has some of the best sales, which is why I've put together some of my…

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A Little Bit of Lace

I love to prance around TriBeca whenever I get the chance. The cobblestone streets and the feeling of being in a small neighborhood is so…

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Black and White

It's been a great few days here in the city, and taking advantage of the sun and the warmth is something that I need to…

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A Summer With Tibi

I 'm absolutely in love with all things Tibi. The fabrics, the styles, and the lines of every item are untouchable. If I could afford…

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The New Ugly/Pretty Sandal

Goodbye Ugly/Pretty Birkenstocks, Hello Ugly/Pretty Teva!  I've always been a fan of Teva's and the fact that they are now being considered as a fashionable…

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Jean Jacket

The jean jacket is one of the most classic and iconic pieces of clothing you can have in your closet. It's an item that will…

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Stop Drop and Crop It

What excites me most about warmer weather is being able to spice up my pant game - not that warmer weather is the only time…

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The Spring Jacket

  As I mentioned  in this post , it's important to find a coat that is versatile for the spring to summer season shift. I love…

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The Trench

  In - between seasons is when I find it the most difficult to form an outfit that makes sense. During the transition of the…

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Pretty in Pastels

It is officially March, and I'm starting to feel opptimistic. Spring is right around the corner and I can feel it, not because of the…

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Spring Indigo

Indigo is the color that has been described as spring's most vibrant hue. I'm excited to get my hands on all things indigo in the…

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Simply Chic

        1. Michael Kors - I'm immediately attracted to this bag because it's a neutral. I always tend to gravitate toward items…

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Valentine’s Day Outfits

I've been in the same relationship for 10 years and have had the pleasure of sharing Valentine's day with him each year. However, I don't…

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Kate Spade On Purpose

Kate Spade is one of my favorite brands. They represent everything I love about fashion - simplicity yet stunning feminine clothing, and to top it…

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It’s Freezing

This weekend, like many of them this winter, was pretty low key. The bitter cold weather makes it impossible to get myself together and leave…

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Sneaker Chic

This past year I've noticed a growing trend of sneaker usage in everyday fashion. I'm personally loving this since I am all about comfort and…

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Rent The Runway

I don't know many people - actually, anyone in New York City that has a wide variety of knock-out cocktail dresses on hand. My closet…

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Thats So Clutch..

Nothing says chic quite like a beautiful handbag.  I don't own too many clutches, mainly because they haven't always been practical for me on the…

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Holiday Party Dress Code

I always look forward to the holidays, but then again who doesn't? One of my ultimate favorite parts of the holidays are the parties that…

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A Fall Day

The weather this weekend could not have been better, it was the perfect fall weekend. The temperature was in the mid 60's and then sun…

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Tomboy Loafers & Embellishments

This past weekend was really my first time playing with the camera - with me in front - and I felt a bit out of…

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Weekly Inspo

This Weeks Inspiration <3  

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Fall Styles

I love fall. I look forward to the season all year, and when summer starts to come to an end I am never disappointed -…

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Weekend Buys

I love a good deal, and I got some great ones this past weekend at Lord and Taylor. My favorite buy was this Kate Spade…

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Happy Weekend

Happy Weekend!    

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Coat on Coats

Fall is my favorite season and I am becoming more upset by the day watching, and feeling the weather slowly change over from a beautiful…

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