sweater weather

So maybe it’s not quite sweater weather yet in LA.  I am still getting used to this warm weather…

October 21, 2013

bling it on

(shirt J.Crew, shorts Asos & shoes TopShop also seen here, earrings BaubleBar, bracelets Madewell,…

October 1, 2013

fab find: black ponte dress

banana republic fab find by mulberryandmelrose featuring a petite red dress Banana Republic petite red…

September 24, 2013

sporty spice

I’m loving the sporty raglan sleeve detail of this dress juxtaposed with the tailored, ladylike…

September 18, 2013

overall excited

(overalls Asos, tank H&M, necklace Kenneth Jay Lane, bracelet Madewell, purse Chanel, sunnies…

September 17, 2013

fab find: gap blouse

The “boy/boyfriend” style shirt has been trending for a while now and I think this Gap shirt…

August 27, 2013

bootie bootie bootie

Currently I’m obsessed with booties, of the type that go on your feet and the ones associated with…

September 12, 2013

color clash

(top J.Crew *on sale!, shorts Asos, shoes Alexander Wang, bag Chanel, necklace J.Crew similar here,…

September 10, 2013


So it looks like it will be Mulberry and Melrose from LA from now on! Sarah just moved into her…

September 5, 2013

can’t wait for fall

Fall is just around the corner and it is my ultimate favorite season.  I love the colors of the…

August 28, 2013

a little loose, a little printed

(top Urban Outfitters similar here, pants Forever21 also seen here, shoes Alexander Wang also seen here,…

August 15, 2013

it’s a wrap

I’m into the faux wrap because it’s so much easier than an actual wrap dress which can be a…

August 14, 2013

the silk shirt

(silk ava blouse Equipment white version on sale here, leather effect shorts Zara similar here, bag…

August 7, 2013

floral prints for days

(top H&M similar here, jeans Genetic, shoes Alexander Wang, necklace J.Crew similar here, bag…

August 6, 2013

lust list: what i want to wear now & later

NOW: what i want to wear now by mulberryandmelrose featuring marc by marc jacobs In California fashion…

July 30, 2013

cream of the crop

So this outfit is from the past weekend spent in Austin! I just wanted to sprinkle in some random…

July 25, 2013

zip it up

I totally fell in love with Austin while Sarah and I were there last weekend for a girls’ trip!…

July 24, 2013
flirty skirt, leopard, balenciaga, jcrew flats

flirty skirty

(skirt H&M also seen here & similar here, tank Forever21 also seen here, shoes J.Crew, bag…

July 18, 2013

two faced

These two toned pants are amazing because they create an optical illusion of slimmer hips and thighs!…

July 15, 2013

fab find: romper-rific

(romper Forever21, shoes TopShop also seen here and here, bag Balenciaga, bracelet BaubleBar, necklace…

July 11, 2013

hot hot pink

  I love pink and I never say no to a full skirt so I couldn’t go wrong with this…

July 10, 2013

(red) white & blue

(top Banana Republic, jeans Genetic, shoes Theory similar here, sunnies RayBan, bag Louis Vuitton) OMG…

July 2, 2013

black, white & gray

(blazer Anthropologie, skirt H&M, t-shirt Zara, shoes J.Crew, sunnies Westward Leaning, necklace…

June 27, 2013

venice the floating city

View from Rialto Bridge of the Grand Canal Piazza San Marco Window shopping – (blouse Equipment…

June 26, 2013


Arc de Triomphe Hanging out at the Louvre (bf chambray shirt Madewell available here, jeans…

June 24, 2013

mind the GAP

(shorts Gap old similar here & here, jacket Gap old similar here & here, tank H&M, shoes Sam…

June 20, 2013


The Duomo Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II – the world’s oldest shopping mall (navy blouse Zara…

June 19, 2013

lake como, italy

Long time, no blog! I’ve been in Europe on vacay and wanted to share some pics and outfits. Our…

June 17, 2013

casual edge

(top Forever21, skirt Helmut Lang also seen here, shoes Banana Republic old similar here and here, bag…

June 10, 2013

fab find: forever21 tunic

Fab find alert!  This Forever21 tunic is a great find and steal at $22.80!! image from forever21.com…

June 3, 2013

best boyfriend jeans

(jean AG Ex-Boyfriend Crop, top Zara similar here, shoes Zara, bag Balenciaga) Boyfriend jeans are kind…

May 30, 2013

going nautical

After the rain, we had some gorgeous weather in Montauk!  So we spent the day soaking some sun and…

May 29, 2013


Happy Memorial Day! I am in Montauk for the long weekend! This is one of my favorite places in…

May 27, 2013

why everyone needs a: chambray shirt

I am totally in love with my CHAMBRAY SHIRT.  It’s so versatile and you can wear it pretty much…

May 23, 2013

white shirt on a summer day

It finally feels like summer in NY! Just in time for Memorial Day weekend. When the weather warms up,…

May 22, 2013

black white & blue

(jeans Gap on sale! plus 25% off coupon online!, top Nordstrom Rack similar here, shoes Zara also seen…

May 21, 2013

a little tie dye, a little floral

(vest Genetic Denim another cute option here, dress Forever21 another cute option here, shoes Melissa…

May 16, 2013

dot dot dot…

Happy Belated Mother’s Day to all the mothers out there! I’ve always appreciated my mother…

May 13, 2013

penny pinching for the perfect purchase

As women (and some men), most of us seem to be genetically wired to love fashion and to ooh and…

May 1, 2013

let there be white

from anica – A spring staple for me is a white blazer.  It’s crisp and clean and goes with…

May 1, 2013

flower power

(blazer Line&Dot other cute options here & here, tank T by Alexander Wang, shorts Asos, shoes…

April 30, 2013

hawaiian tropic

(dress Eight Sixty, necklace J.Crew similar here, shoes Banana Republic old, bag Chanel) I took a much…

April 25, 2013

khaki layers

from Anica – I wouldn’t describe myself as a trendy person.  I love fun trends but am very…

April 22, 2013

mulberry & melrose on instagram (coachella part 2)

Coachella part 2 via Instagram! I really love instagram. I find that with Facebook I am only interested…

April 17, 2013

crop it

from Anica – The way to wear a crop top without showing a lot of skin is to pair it…

April 17, 2013

coachella 2013

As everyone keeps saying on the retail front, it’s festival season! I was lucky enough to go to…

April 16, 2013

pattern play

(jacket H&M, top Madewell, jeans Paige also here, shoes J.Crew similar here, bag Rebecca Minkoff…

April 11, 2013

feeling retro

from Anica – I’m not sure if it’s my new haircut or the return of Mad Men but I…

April 8, 2013

midi madness

from Anica – The midi length skirt is a bit like the weather in NY right now.  Neither here…

April 3, 2013

prints & patterns

(pants Forever21, jacket Hive & Honey, tank Banana Republic, shoes Melissa por Herchcovitch…

April 2, 2013

why i heart forever21

(jacket Gap old, pants Forever21, tank J.Crew, shoes Zara, necklace Good Season, bag Balenciaga) You…

March 28, 2013

short shorts

peplum back sweater, sacai sweater, leather shorts, anica,

March 27, 2013

denim on denim on denim

(jacket Gap similar here, shorts 7 for All Mankind–cut them myself, shirt J.Crew similar here,…

March 26, 2013

in transition

from Anica – It’s officially spring but it doesn’t quite feel like it yet.  In the…

March 25, 2013

(p)laid back

(shirt Forever21, jeans Gap similar here, shoes Zara similar here, bag Balenciaga, cuff watch Gucci)…

March 19, 2013

last snow

from Anica – I sure hope this is the last of the snow.  It’s mid-March and the relentless…

March 18, 2013

ready for spring

(coat H&M similar here, t-shirt Gap, jeans J. Brand, purse Chanel, shoes Zara, necklace BaubleBar,…

March 14, 2013

a little leopard

from Anica – Here is a look from a October 2012.  Due to some technical issues with my memory…

March 13, 2013


(jacket TopShop, top Forever21, jeans Genetic similar here, belt Brandi Melville similar here, necklace…

March 12, 2013

black & white

from Anica – Black and white is such a timeless color combo and one of my very faves. This…

March 11, 2013

work wear

This post is for all of you working women out there. I would say dressing for work is almost…

March 7, 2013

colorblock effect

from Anica – You don’t always have to buy a colorblocked piece to achieve a colorblocked…

March 6, 2013

it’s hot homie

(jacket William Rast also here, t-shirt Brian Lichtenberg, skirt Forever21 similar here, bag Balenciaga,…

March 5, 2013

into the blues

from Anica – Navy always looks classic and timeless. I popped the navy look with a cobalt top and…

February 27, 2013

fancy trimmings

(blazer Mango another cropped option here, jeans Genetic same style here another green option here, top…

February 26, 2013

florals & sunshine

from Anica – I had a little break from the winter chill this weekend with a sunny escape to…

February 25, 2013

white out

An outtake that turned out pretty cool (at least I think so) and so appropriate for a white/cream outfit…

February 21, 2013

think mink

from Anica – This is my cozy, afternoon-coffee date look. Okay, so maybe it’s not necessary…

February 20, 2013

navy + black

(sweater Gap, shorts Forever21 similar w/ cute stud detail here, tights H&M, shoes Dolce Vita…

February 19, 2013

weekend cool

from Anica – It warmed up a bit this weekend so I got excited and wore a lighter jacket.…

February 18, 2013

NYFW fall 2013

(photos from mbfashionweek.com) I’ve compiled some of my favorite looks I’ve seen so far! …

February 14, 2013

winter maxi

from Anica – I am always looking for ways to elongate my frame.  It can be tricky at times…

February 13, 2013

camel & black

(jacket Trouvé similar here, skirt also here and A wore similar here, tank top T by Alexander Wang,…

February 12, 2013

napa on my mind

This past weekend I had the pleasure of taking a short trip to Napa!  For the past few years me…

February 6, 2013

leather on leather

from Anica – I most definitely have a little rocker chick in me (maybe more than just a little)…

February 6, 2013

back to basics

from Anica – Everyone needs their own go-to outfit and I would say mine is always a version of…

February 4, 2013

touch of neon

(jacket Zara a different style but similar neon idea here, t-shirt Gap, jeans Paige Denim, boots Banana…

January 31, 2013

weekend wear

Let’s be honest, wearing heels on a daily basis is impractical.  Especially when you have a lot…

January 29, 2013

out of line

from Anica –  Stripes, stripes and more stripes.  They are everywhere these days and more to…

January 28, 2013

cool tones

from Anica – I am really into navy these days.  I particularly love navy and black together but…

January 23, 2013

twisted classic

I’ve realized that as much as I love my shoes and bags, I am actually a jacket lover and…

January 22, 2013

baby, it’s cold outside

from Anica – When the temperature drops to 20 degrees and a wool coat will not suffice, there is…

January 21, 2013

muted neutrals

I love bright colors, and I also love gray.  I guess I was in a gray mood this day.  Here…

January 17, 2013


Sometimes simplicity is key.  Sometimes keeping things really clean and simple is statement enough in…

January 14, 2013

seeing stripes

from Anica – Break up a boring black outfit with a mix of stripe and animal prints! You may…

January 14, 2013

accessory pop

It’s nice to be back in warmer weather without a heavy coat!  Although it’s been quite…

January 10, 2013

bundled up

from Anica – As much as I am a California girl at heart, I love cold weather coats and…

January 9, 2013

paris: part 2

So here is the second half of my Paris adventures!  I already miss the city, but I’m sure we…

January 8, 2013


from Anica – I am now back in New York and I feel like you can see just how cold…

January 7, 2013

paris: part 1

Happy 2013 everyone!!  I hope everyone is rested and putting their best foot forward in these first few…

January 4, 2013

lady in red

from Anica – It’s almost 2013!  I can’t believe how fast this year has gone by and I…

December 30, 2012


from Anica – This dress makes me feel like a present! The bow detail on the shoulder is fun…

December 27, 2012

in LA

from Anica – I hope you all had fun opening presents on Christmas day. I over-indulged and need a…

December 26, 2012

a walk down memory lane

from Anica – Merry Christmas Eve everyone! I love the holiday season.  Not because of presents,…

December 24, 2012

date night

It’s nice to have an excuse to dress up a little.  I love having date night because it’s…

December 21, 2012

cozy classics

from Anica – It’s rare but there are days when I just don’t feel like wearing black.…

December 20, 2012

pumped up kicks

Sometimes you just need to shed your heels and wear some comfy flats or sneakers!  I’ve been…

December 18, 2012

red alert

from Anica – My holiday color of choice is most definitely red!  Whether it’s a red hot dress…

December 17, 2012

holiday party

I love to dress up for a party or special occasion, and holiday parties are especially fun because they…

December 12, 2012

moto anyone?

from Anica – I’m wishing for a white Christmas too S!  It’s been a very mild winter…

December 12, 2012

wishing for a white christmas

Well maybe I’m not really wishing for a white christmas.  (I can’t complain that it’s…

December 11, 2012


from Anica – This is a look that can take you straight from work to cocktails! This black and…

December 10, 2012

all buttoned up

It’s been rainy here in LA as of late. Some people love the rain, but I am not one of…

December 7, 2012

gold inspired

from Anica – While in Chiang Mai, Thailand I was lucky enough to attend the Yi Peng Buddhist…

December 6, 2012

spotted: black & white

Sometimes you just want to wear jeans and a shirt.  This is my spin on jeans and shirt.  The…

December 5, 2012

a casual sequin

To quote one of my favorite fashion inspirations and stylists, Rachel Zoe, “Mama loves a…

November 30, 2012

trench required

San Francisco is one of my favorite cities and I was able to visit to celebrate a dear friend’s…

November 27, 2012

shades of grey+cyber monday

from Anica – shades of grey by mulberryandmelrose featuring elastic waist pants I love all the…

November 26, 2012

a little hardware

from Anica – This was taken near Rittenhouse square in Philadelphia while trying to flee from the…

November 22, 2012

cold weather cozies

cold weather cozies by mulberryandmelrose featuring levi s As winter approaches (it’s always hard…

November 21, 2012

work appropriate

This is an outfit that I wore to work.  I love it because it’s conservative and serious enough,…

November 20, 2012

flirty & festive

from Anica – Since the holidays are right around the corner, here is a look that can bring some…

November 15, 2012

pop of pine

from Anica – While S had a bit of summer in the fall in LA, this was taken on a…

November 13, 2012


This was taken on one of the super hot fall days we’ve had in LA this year. I think we…

October 17, 2012