Weekly Whistle: What I Wore to the Movie Premiere | Featuring Monkee’s of Johnson City & Hutch

If you have been keeping up with me on social media for the past week, you know I attended the premiere of La Madame, the first independent film in which I starred. The 10+ hour trip, being absent from my classes, and sacrificing high-speed internet was TOTALLY worth it because it was so amazing to [...]

VIP Interview: Handmade Jewelry Artisan Suzanne McKinney of Beauty in Stone Jewelry

  If there is one thing I love more than sweet tea and shopping sprees, it's handmade jewelry. So, when I met Suzanne McKinney of Beauty in Stone Jewelry at her trunk show at Monkee's of Johnson City, we chatted about fashion and accessories--and we could have chatted about these fabulous things for days! Suzanne [...]

Three Ways to Wear: Vintage-Inspired, Funky Dresses

As I mentioned in yesterday's Weekly Whistle, I am totally obsessed with these funky, vintage-inspired frocks! Because these dresses are such statement-makers, styling them multiple ways was quite the challenge, but y'all know the VIP--she doesn't step down from a little fashion game *wink* By mixing patterns and dressy with casual, I was able to create [...]

Weekly Whistle: Little Leopard Dress featuring Monkee’s of Johnson City

Ya know...there is just something about leopard that makes a fashionista feel fabulous and fearless. It stands out in a crowd, it pairs elegantly with pops of color, and it can be a real wild card when combined with other patterns. (See this week's #VIPMixItMonday on Instagram.) I found this lovely, little leopard dress at [...]