How to Style a Button-Up Shirt During Summer

How to Style a Button-Up Shirt During Summer

The button-up shirt: an iconic, timeless closet staple that you can pair with almost anything else you own. Button-up shirts just might be my favorite piece, and are my go-to top for work. You can dress them up with a skirt or dress pants, or dress them down by tucking into jeans or shorts. You [...]

How to Style a Casual Mini Dress

How to Style a Casual Mini Dress

Ah, sundress season. It's how we wave hello to summer through our clothes. In college, I wore dresses whenever an occassion even remotely called for it. Date night? Dress. Dinner with friends? Dress. It was just so easy to put on a dress and feel put-together without that much hassle. A versatile dress that can [...]

How to Wear Wide Leg Jeans

How to Wear Wide Leg Jeans

Oof, I have not written a blog post in a long time. With the combined pressures of quarantine and life changes, I've been more focused on other things. Despite all of that, I've been using my creativity to take @thegirlinpursuit Instagram to a new level, which I'm pretty proud of. One of my main reasons [...]

3 Ways to Wear Pink This Spring

3 Ways to Wear Pink This Spring

For pink enthusiasts, hesitant pink wearers, and everyone inbetween. Pink can be such a fun color to wear, but can also be a turn-off for a lot of people. Here's three simple ways to wear different shades of the color for spring (and spring outfit ideas!). 1. For the monochrome fan Good for a city [...]

What to Pack for a Chicago Weekend: Winter

What to Pack for a Chicago Weekend: Winter

Chicago winters can be brutal, but the city is still beautiful in the chilliest months of the year. Here's what you should pack for a trip to Chicago in the winter: For Exploring During the Day Snow boots. Make sure they're comfortable for walking. Long socks. Anything to help fight the cold, especially when there is snow [...]

5 Easy, Casual Holiday Outfits

5 Easy, Casual Holiday Outfits

The holidays are full of gatherings with friends, family, and coworkers and it can be hard to figure out what to wear. Not all holiday occasions are fancy, so I put together a few outfits you can throw together with pieces that may already be in your closet. I went with pops of red as [...]

Five Fall Weekend Outfits

Five Fall Weekend Outfits

Personal style has always been one of my favorite ways to express creativity, plus a great outfit never fails to make me feel confident. Instagram is a great way to express this type of creativity, and I've been watching several style videos on Instagram lately, and I love them. So, I made my own 30-second [...]

What to Wear: Fall Getaway

What to Wear: Fall Getaway

We love a fall weekend trip!! If you're heading out on a quick weekend getaway, here are three outfits meant to inspire your own ideas and/or make your next shopping trip a little easier. I took inspiration from the fall colors that make up our surroundings--marigold and crunchy brown leaves, the October night sky and [...]