Wearing: Ann Taylor pants & suit jacket | Victoria Secret corset | Michael Kors heels
A dear friend of mine and the creator of the Instagram account @thetravelinbum hosted a launch party last night at Beautique NYC. He created a platform with the goal of turning a typically stressful process of coming out into one that is therapeutic and inspiring. He explains, “The nudity is something that makes light of what may be a difficult situation. The concept of nudity behind The Travelin’ Bum was to allow people to ‘free’ themselves from their secrets they have been holding in. It allows them to bare it all and be their true self, finally.”
As last night rolled around I was yet again unprepared outfit wise. With no time to go shopping I had to pull something together quick from my closet. I spent my high school and college summers working at Ann Taylor so as you can imagine the majority of my clothes are from there. All black is my go to look, so I reached for my Ann Taylor suit from their petite collection (which is unbelievable and also 40% off right now) and decided to sex it up a bit with a Victoria Secret corset and Michael Kors heels. I’m obsessed with this look and can’t wait to recreate it!
Wearing: Nasty Gal pants & mask | Necessary clothing body suit | H&M earrings
Tasteful debauchery, world class sound, unique art installations, and undeniable positive vibrations filled a Bushwick warehouse from sundown to sun rise on the first of April. The ZERO community put on a magically, mysterious celebration with the sounds of
We had the chance to snap a few pics of what we wore, so I wanted to post a few pics so you could get some outfit inspiration especially with festival season upon us!
Beautiful music, expressive costumes, and like minded souls are the first things that come to mind when attempting to describe this magical mind opening experience. What started as a Sunday Brooklyn rooftop party in 2011 has evolved into a global techno and house presence, from Burning Man to Governor’s Island. ADID has since become an international sensation, spurred on by Lee Burridge and his partner Matthew Dekay’s signature technicolor emotionalism, the sort that’s all too rare in the current electronic music scene.
It explores beautiful, emotional and melancholic shades of House and Techno through its label’s releases, events and artists. Spreading from New York across America to Los Angeles, the parties expanded and flourished as a result of Lee’s major presence at Burning Man and Matthew’s creative ingenuity.
Giving the party-goer or “Dreamer” more than just DJ sets, All Day I Dream works to create a special ambiance and the combination of the music and unique venues decorated with draping fabric, fairy lights and lanterns form an unparalleled and magical atmosphere.
Wearing: Zara cropped top |
This was my first Art Basel experience and it did not disappoint. The two day All Day I Dream event is what initially brought my attention to the Art based festival. However, music has become an important element of the Art Basel experience and All Day I Dream brought their own artistic musical expression to the gathering.
Lee Burridge and company descended upon a secret island location AKA Virginia Key Beach Park where they painted pure magic with their music. Music that takes you on a journey to unknown lands. At these events all you must do is close your eyes and be transported to otherworldly places. Open them and fall under the spell of the community of beautiful, passionate, like minded creative hearts who smile without care until the sun dissolves into the night.
Not sure where to even begin when it comes to the epic venue that is House of Yes! Bejeweled bathrooms, aerialists, and indoor pool parties are the first that come to mind. OH and brunch, they have a bomb bottomless brunch! My girlfriends and I came across this magical location when we moved in just up the road. The massive YES painted on the side of the building was enough for us to say lets check this place out and we haven’t been the same since. Its a place that embodies everything that Bushwick is – a vibrate art scene, hipster population, and unapologetic bohemian way of life. This place is literally made for the purpose of self expression and its BEAUTIFUL! You will never know what to expect when you enter its doors and I would not have it any other way. Dear House of Yes, never change, I love you.