current obsession / Bottega Veneta Braided Leather Bracelet

Love the simplicity of this braided bracelet by none other than Bottega Veneta – no one does braided leather better ! Check out additional colors and purchase at Saks Fifth Avenue

More Black Friday !!!

Ready for it ?? I did all the work for you haha ! Check out below for Black Friday Sales !! : D ASOS 30% off (ends Nov 30th) Code TGIBF – Helmut Lang 40% off (ends Dec 1st) – Nordstroms Black Friday Sale – Shopbop 15% off $250 | 20% off $500 | 25% […]

Shopbop X Black Friday

Finally it’s here !! Time to scoop up all those pricey items that we never purchased b/c we can’t justify price or stock up on fave basics that are in heavy rotation and will need to be retired soon ; )  …the Shopbop Black Friday / Cyber Monday promo is here – use code GOBIG14 […]

outfit • 86

86   Wearing Aritzia Wilfred Montpellier Sweater (similar here) | BC Label Reversible Hunter Skirt (similar here) | PROENZA SCHOULER PS11 TINY BAG BLACK (super budget option here) | PRISM LONDON “MOSCOW” SUNGLASSES CREAM TORT (ALSO AVAIL. BLACK TORT) | VRAI AND ORO STACKING RINGS (SIMILAR HERE AND HERE)

outfit • 85

85 Wearing Mackage Kenya Leather Jacket (similar Mackage jacket here) | ARITZIA WILFRED FREE VERONIKA SHIRT-DRESS OAK (worn as top) | Cosabella Dolce Bralette White | Zara Knit Trousers Black (similar here) | Catbird Slouchy Cashmere Hat (similar here) | RAYBAN FOLDING WAYFARER SUNGLASSES BLACK

HOLY SALE !! HELMUT LANG 40% OFF !!!

  So if you need me today I’ll be scouring the Helmut Lang 40% off Sale – woohoo !!! Doesn’t happen very often so when it does…I commit and b/c its sooooo cold in NYC, I’ll be committing from my couch with hot tea by my side glued to my computer haha ! Here are […]

outfit • 84

84   Wearing Blessed are the Meek Vertical Knit Dress Charcoal | 8 OTHER REASONS CHARMED RING (PART OF 2 PIECE SET) GUNMETAL (GOLD COLOR HERE ON SALE!)

Outfit • 83

83   WEARING ARITZIA BRYAN WOOL COAT IN HEATHER COMET (SIMILAR HERE) | Aritzia Poeta Dress Charcoal sold-out (similar here) | PRISM LONDON “MOSCOW” SUNGLASSES CREAM TORT (also avail. Black Tort) | 8 other reasons Charmed Ring (part of 2 piece set) Gunmetal (gold color here on sale!)

photo / random

Here is a random photo that I absolutely love taken by HB…I love the white out effect and lines of this minimal staircase…

Sweater Edit

KNIT WIT !   To say I like sweaters is a huge understatement haha… I would say obsessed with sweaters is a better representation of where I’m at ! ; ) I did a little Boot Edit a few weeks back and decided to do another edit for my fave fall/winter item – sweaters !! Here […]

Outfit • 82

 82   WEARING ARITZIA PRADISE MINE HIGH-RISE JEGGING O/D BLACK (SIMILAR HERE) | ARITZIA WILFRED MAISON WOOL COAT BLACK (SIMILAR HERE) | Ann and Albert Babalon Top White (similar here) | Aritzia Chevalier Blazer (similar here) | Helmut Lang Cashmere Scarf sold-out (similar here) | ISABEL MARANT ANDREW SUEDE AND LEATHER ANKLE BOOTS BLACK | RAY-BAN FOLDING WAYFARER BLACK | VRAI AND ORO […]

Unpublished • 10 / 14

Here are some photos that didn’t make the cut in Oct’14

Insta X Oct

Here is the usual monthly recap of my Instagrams…flat lays / from above’s / outfit posts and previews and even a doberman made the cut haha ; ) follow my instagram here

outfit • 81

81   Wearing Aritzia Wilfred Maison Wool Coat Black (similar here) | Aritzia Babaton Cohen Pant Black (similar here) | Aritzia Babaton Hamish Blouse Black (similar here) | Alexander Wang Prisma Skeletal Satchel Black (similar here) | Converse All Stars White | Prism London “Moscow” Sunglasses Cream Tortoise (also in Black Tortoise)  

Gentle Fawn Graceland Lace Shorts

Gentle Fawn Graceland Lace Shorts | Black (similar here)  

CSBLA by Cosabella Everyday Basics

One of my absolute fave go-to items has always been my Cosabella Dolce Bra as the most perfect underpinning item. I am thrilled that now Cosabella has expanded to include a great basics line of everyday pieces on top of their great lingerie offerings. I had to grab a few key items that I know […]

outfit • 80

80   Wearing Aritzia PRADISE MINE HIGH-RISE JEGGING O/D BLACK (similar here)| Aritzia Wilfred Montpellier Sweater Black | Aritzia Six Eleven Huggable Clutch Black (similar here) | Isabel Marant Andrew Suede and Leather Ankle Boots Black (also in Bronze) | Ray-Ban Folding Classic Wayfarer Black | Vrai and Oro Stacking Rings (similar here and here)

outfit • 79

79 Wearing Aritzia Bryan Wool Coat in Heather Comet (similar here) | ARITZIA THE CASTING MID-RISE SKINNY ANKLE ETON | Aritzia Wilfred Brickner Sweater Oak (similar here) | Aritzia Wilfred Free Chemin Hat Heather Whitecap | Isabel Marant Nowles Boots Black | Prism London “Moscow” Sunglasses Cream Tortoise | Vrai and Oro Rings (similar here)

Current Obsession / Balenciaga Prism Wedge Boots

I’m not usually a wedge person but I’m sooooo obsessed with these Balenciaga Prism Wedge Boots! So now the hunt begins for my impossible to find size (story-of-my-life!) and of course the usual justification of another pair of pricey black boots ; ) Check them out here …waitlist also available as sizes are going F […]

PA Packing List

Country Life   We are lucky enough to have an awesome country getaway in the family that we love to visit and when we do I always manage to pull together my current city clothes assortment and make them “country appropriate” haha …some knit trousers, wool beanies, lots of sweaters and layering pieces, super simple […]

outfit • 78

78   Wearing Aritzia Mackage Kenya Leather Jacket (similar here) | CITIZENS OF HUMANITY ROCKET LONDON CALLING BLACK | Aritzia Wilfred Brickner Sweater Heather Grey (similar here) | Alexander Wang Anouck Chelsea cut-out Boots Black | Aritzia Wilfred Free Lizzie Hat Heather Grey (similar here) | Prism London “Moscow” Sunglasses Cream Tortoise | Vrai and Oro Stacking Rings (similar here)

outfit • 77

77   Wearing Hope Marine Sweater Black (similar Hope Sweater here) | Gentle Fawn Graceland Shorts Black (similar here) | Vrai and Oro Stacking Rings Silver and Gold  (Similar here and here)

Barney’s Warehouse Finds!

So I def had one of those weekends where I wasted too much time online… The sudden cold weather, overcast skies, the random drizzle here and there and the wind all made me want to hibernate … so what else is a girl to do then shop sales from site to site ; ) haha […]

Barney’s Warehouse Finds !

So I def had one of those weekends where I wasted too much time online… The sudden cold weather, overcast skies, the random drizzle here and there and the wind all made me want to hibernate … so what else is a girl to do then shop sales from site to site ; ) haha […]

Left On Houston Jones Pullover

Nothing better than cozy knits at home… Left On Houston | Jones Pullover  

Figtny Aritzia Takover 2.0 ! Denim Styling & CONTEST !!!

aritzia takover 2.0   So my Aritzia Takeover 2.0 rolls out today with a bang and I’m excited to announce the start of a new Aritzia Contest ! Today is all about overhauling my denim wardrobe with all new Aritzia jeans…read on for my styling picks and my tips for how to wear…keep checking back […]

Figtny Aritzia Takover 2.0 !!! Denim Styling & CONTEST !!!

aritzia takover 2.0   So my Aritzia Takeover 2.0 rolls out today with a bang and I’m excited to announce the start of a new Aritzia Contest ! Today is all about overhauling my denim wardrobe with all new Aritzia jeans…read on for my styling picks and my tips for how to wear…keep checking back […]

Alternative Apparel Sweatpants

Comfort anyone ?? This post is all about being cozy !!! My collection of Alternative Apparel Sweatpants…around the house or paired with a heel for out and about…def part of my daily uniform at some point ; ) Alternative Apparel Sweatpants | Fairfax Light French Terry Pant | Sprinter Eco-Fleece Pant | Organic French Terry […]

My picks of Shopbop Sale !

If you are anything like me…you wait for this sale…and finally here it is !!! SHOPBOP 25% off your order ! I went thru and did a little “edit” or capsule collection (haha) of everything I’m loving! Think mixed metals / lots of black / textures / classics and def statement pieces! Hope you enjoy – […]

current obsession / Isabel Marant Angie Booties

Another Isabel Marant boot made it on my obsessions list … shocker !!! I just can’t resist ! Isabel Marant pieces are such a perfect mix of edgy and Parisian chic. Love these! See more pics, get details and purchase at Forward

Current Obsession / Isabel Marant Samuel Knit Pullover

I absolutely adore this knit pullover by Isabel Marant…I’m not typically into graphics but I’m willing to make a an exception ; ) Purchase online at stores inclu. Forward by Elyse Walker / Ssense / Barney’s New York

outfit • 76

76   Wearing Aritzia Paradise Mine “Thrift Jean” Sumba | Aritzia Six Eleven Huggable Clutch Black | Aritzia Sutter Boyfriend Fit Shirt Medium Blue |  Prism London “Moscow” sunglasses Cream Tortoise | Black Ankle boots – no longer available (similar here) | Aritzia Lace Bralet Black | Vrai and Oro stacking rings gold and silver (similar here)

Figtny Aritzia Takeover !!! #AritziaTuxedo

Takeover !!!   #AritziaTuxedo   So a tiny little secret about me is…I am Canadian !!! ( now living in NY )  Leave it to one of my absolute favorite stores, Aritzia, to let me embrace my Canadian roots and rock one amazing “Canadian Tuxedo”. I am so happy to announce my Aritzia takeover over […]

insta x sept

Here is a selection of some of my Instagram pics from Sept…I have to admit Oct kind of snuck up on me, crazy how time flies…enjoy the recap ! : ) follow my instagram here

unpublished • 09/14

Here are some photos that didn’t make the cut in Sept’14

Fall Boot Edit

The Fall Boot Edit   Isabel Marant Andrew Ankle Boots | Black Perfect cone heel boot that goes with absolutely everything ! As soon as I saw these in an Isabel Marant preview a few months back I KNEW they would be mine one day ! I have the fringe version from the H&M X […]

Alexander Wang Prisma Skeletal Satchel

I’ve been coveting this bag for a while and finally was able to snag it ; )  Perfect everyday size but still roomy enough as little carry-on or road trip satchel to stash necessities ! Love the matte black hardware, a nice departure from my current selection of gold, rose-gold and rhodium trimmed Alexander Wang […]

outfit • 75

75 Wearing BC Label Granite Dress Black | Saint Laurent Paris Classic Skate Slip On Leopard Print (similar here) | Aritzia Six Eleven Huggable Clutch Black | Ray Ban Folding Wayfarer Black | Vrai and Oro Stacking Rings (similar here)          

outfit • 74

74   Wearing H&M The New Icons Leather Jacket Black (sold out – similar here) | BC Label Hint Shirtdress Ivory | Proenza Schouler PS11 Tiny Bag Black | Alexander Wang Anouck Chelsea Ankle Boots with cutout heel | Prism London “Moscow” Sunglasses Cream Tortoise | Vrai and Oro stacking rings silver and gold (similar here) […]

BC Label

BC   By Bless’ed are the Meek A new favorite label of mine is hands down BC Label. BC is a diffusion line from another fave of mine, Australian based, Blessed are the Meek. BC (an acronym for Basic Collection) features highly structured but minimal pieces that are effortless and just work ! Boxy but […]

Aritzia Wilfred Prony Sweater

Absolutely love this new sweater from Aritzia that is the perfect length to wear as either a dress or an oversized sweater with leather leggings, skinnies or pencil skirts. Love the color options as well, Quarry which is grayish mauve and Royal Navy which is a gorgeous heathered navy – both colors are super wearable […]

sneak peek

Sneak peek of next outfit post…excited to share one of my fave new pieces…I’ll give you a “Hint” its from BC label !!! ; )

outfit • 73

73   Wearing Aritzia Wilfred Prony Sweater Royal Navy | Proenza Schouler PS11 Tiny bag Black | Saint Laurent Paris Classic Slip On Sneakers Leopard Print | Prism Moscow Sunglasses Cream Tortoise | Vrai and Oro stacking rings Silver and Gold (similar here)

home / random

Random snapshot from around the house…playing around with my marble trays and the endless uses for them…def need more !!! ; )

Be Present

BE PRESENT   Received the best little present in the form of an oversized tee from my blogger buddy Sophia Molen. The tee’s on her site, Tao of Sophia,  all have a positive message according to Taoism’s Steps to Happiness! Chose from BE PRESENT , SMILE MORE or THINK LESS…all pretty good rules to live […]

outfit • 72

72   Wearing Alternative Apparel Organic Heavy French Terry Jogger Wheat | Helmut Lang Turtleneck Sweater Black (similar here) | Isabel Marant Andrew Ankle Boots Black | Proenza Schouler PS11 Tiny bag Black | Vrai and Oro stacking rings (similar here) | RayBan Folding Wayfarer Black