The Springs

DTLA lovers, look no further than this hot spot that serves up brunch (+ other daily treats) AND yoga. Yes, it’s true. The Springs has a yoga studio and a wellness center in the back and a kitchen and juice bar in the front. Spacious and not to mention has free parking (which is a rarity anywhere in LA), this space is a gem and the perfect place to grab a book and take a breather in the midst of the bustling city.

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Simplified Intentions

It’s no surprise that apart from my general black and white go-to attire, I’m stocked up on the basic essentials. Vintage tee, moto jacket, worn in- denim and the perfect black boots, anyone? As we sift through our closets on the daily while repeatedly saying to ourselves “I have nothing to wear,” we forget that we can make a killer outfit even with pieces on repeat. And as part of my new year resolution: to simplify and destress whenever possible, this keeps to that promise and makes life a whole lot easier.

Leather Jacket (similar) // vintage tee (similar) // denim // black boot (similar)

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CITY HEIGHTS

Zara Basic T-shirt with Asymmetric Hem, Zara Coated Skinny Trousers, Steve Madden Boots, Vintage Bag

Being an LA native definitely does not mean you’ve explored all that LA has to offer. I mean, how could you really… there’s so much to do! Not too long ago, I made my first trip out to the Griffith Observatory. It started with a morning hike to the Hollywood sign and then sight seeing in the evening from the the heights of the observatory. Overlooking the city in the setting sun was the perfect closure to an eventful day.

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ELECTRIFYING BLUE

Vince Little Boy Tee / Zara Printed Pencil Skirt / Shoes

When it comes to dressing myself, I tend to keep a subdued color palette. The exception to this penchant was this electrifying neoprene pencil skirt. Enthralled by it’s artistry, I had to scale down the rest of the outfit in order to let it shine. Sunday brunching about Los Angeles calls for chic and comfortable attire and these pieces procured just that. This lightweight skirt will most definitely reinstitute itself into my spring wardrobe as well, you can count on that!

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BOYFRIEND JEANS

R1R2R3R4R5R6R7Zara Tank (similar) / Zara Boyfriend Jeans / Movado Chronograph Watch

With the boyfriend jean trend still going strong, I had to snag the slouchiest pair I could possibly find. My all time favorite is this pair in particular from Zara. Perfectly snug at the waist and thoroughly baggy at the thighs, I’m able to sport these bad boys with confidence…not giving a bystander an all access view on my unmentionables, if you know what I mean!  Working almost everyday makes you yearn for comfortable anythings and these are the cherry on top on completing my off-duty look.

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FAUX FUR FRENZY

Zara Faux Leopard Coat / Zara Cropped Tee / UO Midi Skirt / Steve Madden Booties

Working in fast fashion, I see styles come and go in a matter of days… or so it seems. When a hot commodity comes through, I have to get my hands on it immediately; this particular item at hand was Zara’s faux fur leopard coat. Paired with a black cropped shirt and a knee length skirt, black on black allowed for the coat to transcend the basics and not to mention keeping cozy in this brisk LA weather change!

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SUNDAY SIMPLETON

After being MIA from my blog for some months, inspiration continued to stir and couldn’t help but stay away for much longer. Sunday morning was spent perusing IKEA for some necessary room updates. Can you believe I’ve gone without a mirror in my room for about half-a-year now?!

Sporting my weekend simpleton attire, dressed in Levi’s, Zara, and H&M, it was the start of a very productive morning!

Top: Vince Dolman Little Boy Tee 

Jacket: H&M Biker Jacket 

Denim: Levi’s High Waisted Denim  

Shoes: Zara Pointed Vamp Shoe 

 

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