4 Ways to create a successful Instagram Strategy

When people tell me that they’re frustrated with the look and feel of their Instagram account, they usually tell me it’s because it feels cluttered and random without a cohesive message or purpose. Part of having an Instagram strategy that works is getting clear on your brand and messaging. You need to get clear on (…)

// 2 Comments

Fringe Dress

SHOP THE LOOK

Anthropologie Dress // Rebecca Minkoff Bag // Banana Republic Shoes (Similar) Toms Sunglasses Two years ago, when fringe was on the verge of becoming one the biggest trends in fashion, I was not on board. Then I found this fringe skirt and was officially sold on the trend. Fringe is still everywhere, but probably in (…)

// 2 Comments

Instagram Changes and what to do

By now y’all have definitely heard about the changes coming to Instagram…but seriously there is not reason to freak out about it. The changes to the algorithm mean that you’ll be seeing the posts that Instagram thinks matter most to you. According to Instagram, users miss 70 percent of the images in their feed so (…)

// 4 Comments

Free People Embroidered Dress

SHOP THE LOOK

FREE PEOPLE DRESS / BANANA REPUBLIC BOOTIES (similar) / REBECCA MINKOFF BAG // TOMS SUNGLASSES With the weather warming up, all I’ve been wanting to wear are dresses, shorts and sandals. The perfect place to shop for these? Free People. Free People always gets me inspired for spring and summer fashion with their flowy bodies (…)

// 2 Comments

Spring Fashion Faves from Shopbop

I am SO beyond ready for the warm spring weather that I know is just around the corner. We’ve been getting glimpses of it here in KC and last weekend in Nashville and it’s getting me seriously excited. I’ve already been eyeing spring clothes for a few weeks now, but Shopbop’s sale has really gotten (…)

// 2 Comments

The Comfiest Vest

Moth Shawled Vest | Mother Jeans | Banana Republic Top (similar) | Sam Edelman Shoes David Yurman Bracelets | Chanel Bag | Hermes Bracelet As the biz side of 45 Fairmount has been developing and growing, I’ve recently spent a lot of time thinking about what really lights me up and how that’s where […] (…)

// 0 comment

3 Tips for Editing Instagram Photos

I get asked a lot about my Instagram images from whether or not I take my own photos (I do) to what camera I use (my iPhone 5s) and how much editing goes into each photo. I try to do minimum editing when it comes to my Instagram images because I’ve found that the more (…)

// 12 Comments

Valentine’s Day Shopping Guide

February is here and now it’s really feeling like 2016! February 1st of course means that Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. Whether you have a date or don’t, what better time to go shopping for cute, feminine pieces to get your spring wardrobe started. Here are my V-Day approved dresses and accessories along (…)

// 4 Comments

Stepping into my glow

Here it is! I’m so excited to be a part of the GLOW School Blog Tour and grateful for Dana, host of GlowSchool to invite me to join this group of amazing women who are seriously doing some amazing things! Throughout the tour, we’re sharing with y’all our stories to get you ready for GLOW (…)

// 0 comment

Last Minute Gift Guide

Raise your hand if you haven’t started your Christmas shopping yet? I’m right there with you, and honestly I’m not sure what I’m waiting for other than the fact that I feel like I have more time than I actually do. So for those off you who are in this boat, I wanted to put (…)

// 0 comment