Blossom

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Can we just talk about how insanely gorgeous this floral crown is? The mixture of colors caught my eye and I made sure to quickly snatch it up. I don’t think I’ll ever get tired of the floral crown trend. It adds a sense of whimsy to your look. You can’t help but feel especially feminine.

Our lilac bush here at home is in full bloom. I couldn’t resist using the vibrant flowers as my back drop for these photos. Can I mention how good they smell right now too? This is what I love about this season. The bright pops of color and the delicate smell of blossoms make spring so inspiring.

Dress: H&M
Floral Crown: Forever21

Some Exciting News

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As you all know, this year I joined the UW-Stout chapter of Her Campus. For the past year I have been contributing to our page as a writer talking about fashion. I’ve loved getting a taste of my future career path. I’ve enjoyed my time with Her Campus so much, that I decided to take my commitment a step further and ran for one of the executive board positions. Next year I will be taking over the social media director position. I will be in charge of managing all of our social media accounts and coming up with giveaways.

You may have noticed a new icon had popped up on my side bar. A couple of months ago a became a part of the Her Campus Blogger Network. If you don’t know what that is, it’s a wonderful community made up of bloggers from all over. As a group we communicate with each other, sharing advice and helping each other with technical problems that come with the biz. I’m so excited to be a part of HCBN and am looking forward to working with such an amazing group of people.

I also had to mention that I was featured as a campus celebrity during finals week. So if you’d love to learn a little bit more about me, you can check out the interview here.

Wild and Free

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I have really been into the bohemian style recently. Maybe it’s because Coachella is going on, but I’ve hopped on the band wagon with the whole 70’s trend. I’m not a big print person, but I fell in love with this vintage cross pattern. The warm colors create a softer look and give it a more romantic feel. There’s something about Spring that makes me want to wear light and flowy pieces. But I do like to pair them with tougher accessories to give it some edge. This bag I got from H&M is one of those pieces. I can’t resist fringe so I knew I had to have it when it first caught my eye. It has been one of my best purchases, and it is surprisingly versatile.

To join in the spirit of Coachella, I’ve been listening to Florence and the Machine non-stop.Words can’t describe how much I want to see her in person and I’m sad I have to miss out. Instead her latest single St. Jude has been playing on repeat from my tiny dorm room. For those of you also wishing you were there, I’d love to hear what’s on your festival playlist?

Romper/Hat: Forever21
Boots: Next
Bag: H&M
Necklace: Tilly’s

Wanderlust

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As of late, I’ve been overwhelmed with wanderlust. I’ve always wanted to go on a cross county road trip. Driving coast to coast with a car full of friends. The adventure of “getting lost some where” and making stops to see the sights along the way. Each day is spent somewhere new, while the radio is being blasted and you sing at the top of your lungs. Plans aren’t needed, because each moment is special. I love the idea of roughing it and sleeping underneath the stars. Days spent on the beach and no worry of the time. I no plans and no car, but I hope to take a trip this summer. Whether it’s just a trip an hour away or a drive all the way down to Florida, I only wish to indulge my need for travel.