Grit & Glam Inspired: Elaine James Fine Goods

Western-Inspired. Boardroom-Practical. All Around Fashion & Function? You’ve found it – Elaine James Fine Goods. “TIMELESS leather pieces, born from the SPIRIT of the west. HAND CRAFTED to last.” Hi Friends! Welcome in to another installment of the “Grit & Glam Inspired” series, where I chat with rockstar makers in the western fashion & lifestyle…

Wild Stylin’: Embellishing Wild Rags

Hi Friends! Wild Rags are a long loved staple of the cowboy culture, & new patterns & ways to style have brought them to light in the fashion scene too! Fully embracing the hundreds of ways to accessorize with a wild rag, whether you’re dressing for work or play, is the first step to adding…

CATO Confident: Holiday Edition!

Hi friends, and Happy Holidays! The time has come for our families to gather together, share the love & make memories to last a lifetime. With that comes a lot of hoopla & surely some nerves about it all, not only because you want to dress to impress but you are also REALLY BUSY and…

Grit & Glam Inspired: Woolies

“In a world of trends, be a classic.” Alisha Smith Kurtz has built a unique brand that embodies a twist on the traditions of western fashion and lifestyle. Read more in this post for a behind the scenes and what’s next for Woolies Quality Clothier!

Building Your Bold

Hi Friends! I’ve started this post with a quote by a lady who has paved a way for herself… Rachel Zoe is a world renowned business woman, author & Fashionista (as in stylist, designer, trend setter). This one stands out to me as I scroll Pinterest for inspiration or look to my accessory collection to…

Comin’ in Clutch

Hey Friends! Today I’m bringing one of my favorite classes of accessories into the spotlight… Clutch purses! Major perks: they come in all different shapes, SIZES, colors, pAtTeRnS… with all different textures, accents, FRINGE lengths, you name it! So many ways to style with clutches, yet so little time to appreciate them all! I want…

Fallin for Denim with CATO Fashions: 3 Pairs Perfect for Fall

Above all else, CATO does a really fantastic job of bringing both classic & trendy pieces of high quality clothing to shoppers at an AFFORDABLE price for women of all shapes and sizes! This really rings true for their latest & greatest denim pieces! It’s easy to incorporate good stuff in our everyday wardrobe, to dress it up or down, to LIVE as our best most stylish selves!

Serape Summer

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Hey Hey Party People! Comin’ in hot for this post (literally, because I’m writing this in late AUGUST, which means it is HOT in AZ)… Summertime in the borderlands brings out bright sunshine & vibrant colors, making serape blends perfect for the season! The look I want to showcase in this post is a…

Grit & Glam Inspired: Mac’s Indian Jewelry

Hello everyone! Let’s start this post off with a few things I love… I love TURQUOISE, obviously; Native American jewelry and southwest heritage; and I love supporting local and small businesses, specifically those run through multiple generations of a family and extended family. With all of that being said, it’s pretty safe to say that…

Fashionable Finds: Boo Koo Boutiques, part 3

Welcome back friends! The Fashionable Finds series has highlighted everything from Class Acts to Master Craftsmen, Jewelry makers and sellers to Graphic Tee Designers and most recently to some of my favorite boutiques to shop at. It’s been quite a journey, and I hope you’ve enjoyed the ride and will support some of these wonderful…

Fashionable Finds: Boo Koo Boutiques, part 2

The grand list of my favorite places to shop is comin in hot, with part 2 of the Boutique list here! Keep an eye out and see if you spot your favorite! ~~~~~~~~~~ Jesses Jewelz “A unique boutique experience! I make all my own jewelry so you’ll find one of a kind goodies to stand…