Freestyle Friday – Closet Audit Revelations


This spring season has been a busy one for me because of the many closet audits I have done for clients. I really enjoy helping them feel more confident with their wardrobe during this process.  Most of the time I hear things like, “Why didn’t I do this sooner?” and “I feel so much lighter […]

Wardrobe Staples & Style Tips: The Nude Pump

Nude Pumps

Wardrobe Staple: Nude Pumps by luisalucia If you know me at all, you know that shoes are my number one obsession.  If you asked me to the name the shoe every woman should have in her closet I would come up a list of ten.  I myself own over 100 pairs and can somehow justify […]



The chambray shirt from J.Crew is a recent addition to my wardrobe. It felt right as soon as I tried it on so I took it home and I am glad I did. Love the laid back vibe it gives to each outfit I pull together. Look 1: Tucked in. I was styling a fashion […]

Style Spotlight: The Mixmaster of High and Low


Urban Darling Presents Kathrine Eldridge… Our Chicago Area Stylist & Daring Darling I’d like to say that my closet is an interesting mix of pieces to say the least. In one section, you will see designers like Barbara Bui, Rick Owens, and Dries Van Noten while in another you will discover Forever 21, H&M, and Target. […]

Three Ways To Wear: The Nude Sandal

Nude Sandal

With spring upon us and summer fast approaching, I wanted to cover one of the most popular warm weather shoe options – the nude sandal. This strappy variation of the nude pump offers up a similar benefit with its sleek, sexy, leg-lengthening effect. For now, forget your stilettos, because chunky block heels are all the […]

Three Ways to Wear: SJP’s Ina Pump in Green


My first purchase for the upcoming Spring season were these gorgeous (and very comfy) shoes from Sarah Jessica Parker’s new collection for Nordstrom.  There was much buzz going on with this line so I had to go and check it out for myself. Normally I do not wear stilettos.  I gravitate towards platforms and stacked […]