bleach

PHOTOGRAPHY/JEWELRY/ROCK TEES: QUIET LION CREATIONS MODELS:  KARLEE DEWAN, FLAVIO AGUIRRE A bit of bleach, sprinking of sparkling Swarovski crystals and several safety pins totally transform these thrift store tees and tank into statement shirts. The flashier the better, an homage to the rock band gods of the 70’s and 90’s. Just like a power chord, grunge and glam strike … Continue Reading

the master plan

COLLAB POST FEATURING PHOTOGRAPHY: DELANE ASHLEY JEWELRY:  QUIET LION CREATIONS A spoonful of stardust and sprinkling of slightly Madonna-style layering work well together for an updated 80’s-type aesthetic. Layer sheer embroidered shirts under a ripped cable knit, then PILE on the contemporary-chic sparkle of Swarovski jewelry. Finish with some choice platform sneakers (more on these later) like all … Continue Reading

four looks with mischa

COLLAB POST FEATURING: MODEL: @MISCHABLOOM JEWELRY/PHOTOS: ALLISON B. COOLINGFour looks in one day!! A frenzy of color, sparkle, and more with my model Mischa – all before the sun set! Our first look focused on tropical vibes, bright colors, and a boho feel. Mix layering necklaces (my Evil Eye choker, Crystal Lariat and Tribal Mala) … Continue Reading

looking glass

COLLAB POST FEATURING: PHOTOGRAPHY: DELANE ASHLEY JEWELRY: ALLISON B. COOLINGThe cliffs above Georgia’s rolling hills, dusted with sepia-toned foliage swaying in the wind, provide the perfect backdrop for the season. Featured in this outfit are my Riverstone Wrap Bracelets (make your own here!), Freebird Necklace (make your own here!), and Solaris Convertible Wrap (tutorial coming…). The … Continue Reading

Fall 2016 Collection

  COLLAB POST FEATURING: JEWELRY/STYLING/PHOTOGRAPHY: ALLISON B. COOLING MODELS: MORGAN JACKSON AND TATYANNA ALSTON with the DeAbreau Agency CLOTHING: GENERATION BLISS BOUTIQUE Nestled between emerald ivy leaves, wrought iron scrolls and weathered greystone lies a story. Southern charm is in full swing here, this hideaway garden serving as a fairytale backdrop. Like stepping out of a … Continue Reading

snake charmer

COLLAB POST FEATURING: MODEL: KELSEY BELLOISE PHOTOGRAPHY / JEWELRY : ALLISON B. COOLING WARDROBE: GENERATION BLISS BOUTIQUE snakeskin courtesy of Atlas the Python 🐍 Sssssparkle and jewelssss make up the majority of this mini snake-themed motif. Why not take chunky-cut crystal components and dress them up with the addition of delicately textured Python skin? I think of … Continue Reading

Manhattan, Rain or shine

    the {POISON} APPLE // COLLAB POST FEATURING: PHOTOGRAPHY OF ME: DELANE ASHLEY PHOTOGRAPHY JEWELRY/STYLING/SCENERY PHOTOS: ALLISON B. COOLING Pick your poison: whether rain or shine, city-slicker grunge or boho-soul flow, it’s a tale of one city, from two perspectives. TAKE ONE: With the ruby red deliciousness of a freshly-picked apple, this Zara frock surely … Continue Reading

lotus potions

Lotus flowers, henna potions and golden glows mix with a recurring theme of bohemian glitz for this mini-motif post. The fresh buzzed undercut clearly steals the show, if you ask me – if you haven’t tried an undercut yet, what you waitin’ for? And while it’s officially / not officially the end of summer, get … Continue Reading

sunset soliloquy

    “all that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream” A palette of crumbling cracked concrete, ashen marble slabs littered haphazardly in a ghostly blueprint, and dull olivine grassy groundcoverings surely presents itself as a seemingly desolate destination, void of any aesthetic appeal. Complimented by the light shuffling of palms … Continue Reading

beetlejuice

Say it three times – greens, blacks and a good amount of fringe fight for the attention here, but in a good way. Add faded henna, plenty of bright gold bracelets and a totally necessary snake ring (got it for $1) to match.Top off with a creepily chic beetle pin (from generation bliss) and finish … Continue Reading