Style File: Printed Denim
If colored jeans weren’t bold enough, floral and printed denim are now taking our closets by storm. There are numerous variations, styles, prints and patterns to choose from. Brands including Joe’s and Paige make some of our favorite patterns that are sure to help us make a statement. If you are looking for more of a subtle look, embracing a printed skirt or shorts will do just the...
When it comes to handbags, we are constantly searching for sleek yet functional designs. We stumbled across LA designer, Clare Vivier, a couple months back and we have been slightly obsessed with with her creations ever since. Clare started her line back in 2006 when she couldn’t find a stylish sleeve for toting around her computer. After deciding to make one, her chic collection emerged....
We know summer has officially started, but say hello to MSGM’s pre-fall line. From the print on print to the textured fabrics, we are swooning over the ultra feminine, tailored silhouettes. Let’s just say we love you, Massimo Giorgetti. Happy Memorial Day Weekend! - GOLP (Photos via MSGM)
Brittany Fuson Paper
We are super excited to share with you today a paper line that screams CHIIIIC (insert sh*t fashion girls say). Whether you just want to send a note or are looking for a special way to say congratulations, Brittany’s paper line is one of the most stylish ways to say hello. You can find everything from greeting and enclosure cards to day planners and prints that can be framed for your...
Country Living Magazine - 50 Things To Do This...
If you’re looking to plan some weekend getaways this summer be sure to check out Country Living’s 50 Things To Do This Summer in 50 States! Country Living lists can’t-miss, off-the-beaten-path summer destinations in each state. We are excited to share one of our local favorite Lincoln Park boutiques with the magazine! For those visiting Chicago this summer, we’re leading you away from the hustle...
Cut It Out
Make a statement this summer and show some skin with the cut out trend. From the classic maxi to more form fitting dresses, we are continuing to see this trend pop up everywhere! The Rachel Pally Maxi is a particular favorite whether you want to dress it up or down. Asos also carries numerous versions of the cut out dress sure to fit different body types and styles. Below are a couple to note....
Comfort Me - Trunk Show
Stop by Comfort Me Boutique on May 23 between 4-7pm for a trunk show by jewelry designer, Nicki Jean! Shop while enjoying some light hors d’oeuvres and wine from Poison Cup on Armitage. All pieces are made directly here in Chicago and feature materials including gold, silver, gemstones and beautifully colored beads. You’ll also be able to enjoy 20% off the many unique and one-of-a-kind...
With summer officially beginning this weekend, we are kicking this week off with our favorite summer white picks. Whether you want to pair white on white or incorporate a bold top with white pants, there are numerous ways to stay on trend all while embracing the summer white. From accessories like the Rebecca Minkoff clutch to the breezy white Elizabeth and James Vera pants, below are our...
Live Life Comfortably - Part Two
Last Thursday night we co-hosted the grand opening of the new La-Z-Boy Lincoln Park location! We had such a great time mixing and mingling among the other Chicago stylists and guests in addition to finally revealing our design. Now we get to share our custom vignette we created with the La-Z-Boy design team with GOLP!! Above is a snapshot of our inspiration board. Utilizing Pinterest, the...
Guest Post - Get the Look
Today we are super excited to have interior designer, Jacquelyn Clark, who shares with us how to ‘Get the Look’! You can follow Jacquelyn here and here! Happy Friday! - GOLP — Hi GOLP readers! Being in the interior design field, I definitely find myself loaded down with visual inspiration daily. One of my favorite things to do design wise is to grab an image that inspires me...
For the Love of Blush
Today we wanted to share a few of our favorite notable blushes. Everyone needs a little color on their cheeks, right? From Bobbi Brown to Smashbox, there are numerous colors and shades to choose from but we’ve got you covered. Enjoy! - GOLP 1. Smashbox: Blush Rush ($24) - Color of choice…Radiance. Don’t be intimidated by this bright color - you’ll be surprised how it...
Asos has some of our favorite finds for the perfect summer dress. From the classic nautical stripe to neon embellishments, below are three dresses that we are currently coveting. Happy Shopping! - GOLP 1. / 2. / 3.
For Mom, With Love
It’s that time of year again! The one special day we get to celebrate our mom for all her many insights! We have a few gift ideas in mind to show our moms just how much we appreciate them. From Kate Spade reader glasses to kitchen necessities, there are numerous ways to send love to mom this year. Happy Monday! - GOLP 1. Kate Spade Mother’s Day Reader // 2. Joe Malone Red...
This year, for the first time EVER, the red carpet at the Met Gala will broadcast live online from 6:30-8:30pm EST on Monday May, 7th. Elettra Wiedmann and Vogue’s William Norwich will be hosting the event to give an inside look into one of the most prestigious parties of the year. Not only can’t we wait for the glitz and glam, but most obviously the dresses of choice on our favorite...
Happy Weekend, readers! Lauren here.. Just wanted to share with you all that I am guest editor over at eDrop-Off’s blog, The Closet! Founded in 2004 by Corri McFadden, eDrop-Off has become one of the nation’s premiere eBay stores specializing in reselling high-end and luxury items. Be sure to follow eDrop-Off here and you can catch House of Consignment on VH1 Tuesdays at 10/9p central!...
Guest Post - Peak of Tres Chic
Hello Lincoln Park readers! I am so honored today to be guest posting today. My name is Sam and I blog over at The Peak of Tres Chic. Today I will be sharing some of my favorite dresses and looks for spring. If it wasn’t already obvious from my blog name, in fashion I tend to gravitate towards neutral colors to create a more chic look. Lots of black, white, and caramels. However, this...
Live Life Comfortably
As you may know, we love interiors and design as much as we love fashion. Of course we want our apartment to be just as chic as the clothes we wear. We constantly see design and fashion intersecting. From layering textures to incorporating pops of color, we constantly take cues from fashion and transpire them throughout our apartments. We are excited to announce that we’ve designed a custom...
Today is a very special day as it is our ONE year anniversary since the start of GOLP! We want to sincerely thank all of our friends, families and avid followers who have helped make this blog such a success! We look forward to the many more anniversaries to come! Cheers! - GOLP
Warm Weather Essentials
Heading on a warm weather getaway? We’ve got you covered. From Philosophy’s Here Comes the Sun Sunscreen to an MZ Wallace tote, below are our warm weather picks to keep you beach-chic this summer. Enjoy! - GOLP 1. Vince Camuto Aviators // 2. Philosophy Sun Screen // 3. J.Crew Straw Hat 4. MZ Wallace Tote // 5. Tory Burch Enamel Logo Flip Flops // 6. Camilla Cover Up