Lauryn - Northwestern U.

Summer Weddings: Do’s and Dont’s


August is here, and with it comes the final onslaught of summer weddings.  (I’m headed to one on the 21st!)  If you find yourself dressing for a wedding as well, here are some “classy girl guidelines” for bash-appropriate behavior on the big day. DO consider the setting when getting dressed.  Sure, a U.K.-made fascinator with a price tag of 1,000 dollars was appropriate for The …

Beyond Shorts and T-Shirts: Classy and Cool Summer Styles


I don’t know about you, but I’ve been waiting all year to spend my summer rotating between lazing at the pool and working out in the sunshine.  Unfortunately,  that to-die-for schedule of activities also means a (pretty boring) rotation of the same bikini and the same pair of Nike running shorts.  Not to worry, though; there are tons of summer looks that are just as …