Back to basics: 5 items you need to have in your closet

A lot of the time, I think the best outfits are the understated ones. The ones that are simple in theory but classic in execution. And what typically makes up these understated outfits? Basics. I love basics. The way I see it, they’re some of the most important pieces of a person’s wardrobe. Basics should […]

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How to use contrast to create cute outfits

CONTRAST. Unless you’re new around here, you probably already know I am a big fan. I love juxtaposing pieces that shouldn’t go together and making them work anyway. Whether it’s a distressed jean jacket paired with a stylish pair or wedges or a dark skirt worn with a whimsical sweater, I am all about finding […]

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What even is a fashion statement and how do you make one?

OK, but what really is a fashion statement? This question floats around in the back of my brain as I am sitting in bed one night. I think about it for a minute. Then, feeling stuck, I turn to the obvious source of the answer: Google. Surely enough, millions of results pop up, ranging from […]

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The Dos and Don’ts of Working With Brands As A Blogger

Collaborating with brands is one of the most complicated aspects of blogging. From determining whether or not an opportunity is legitimate to figuring out the best way to present content, there are a lot of things to consider before you start working with a brand. In my time blogging, I’ve been contacted by several brands […]

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Why do we care what other people wear?

“I don’t get why some girls feel the need to dress up for school. I mean, it’s school. Who are you trying to impress?” Sitting in homeroom my junior year of high school, I overheard another girl say this and then outwardly sunk into my chair. Although I knew the words weren’t directed toward me, […]

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How I work smarter, not harder

If you’ve learned anything about me from reading this blog, it’s probably that I am a sucker for productivity hacks. A total productivity hack fiend. Whether it’s developing a routine that helps you get more done or cutting unnecessary time wasters out of your schedule, I am all about finding ways to enhance productivity & […]

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Five ways I’ve become more positive

Positivity is a big thing I push for here on the blog. I firmly believe that attitude can change everything, and that the more you push yourself to be positive, the better things will be. However, I know from personal experience that that’s a lot easier said than done.  If developing a positive attitude were […]

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How blogging helps with confidence

Blogging adds to your life in many positive ways. One of the best ways blogging has changed my life has been through confidence. Since launching Currently, Lately in August of 2016, I have noticed that my confidence level has gone up. Today I thought I would share some of the ways I believe blogging improves […]

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