Links I Love: November

Links I Love

With the Thanksgiving holiday less than a week away, I decided to post the “links I love” a week earlier this month because I wanted to share some links I’m loving this month, from secrets to packing and holiday traditions to travel alerts/warnings to First up is “The Secret to Packing for Thanksgiving”, from Damsel in Dior, a.k.a. Jacey Dupree. Thanksgiving provides people with the opportunity to take an extra long weekend trip and if you’re like me, you tend to overpack or pack unnecessary items that you end up not wearing or using. Jacey put together a great list […]

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Man of Style: Henry Cavill

Henry Cavill

You have to admit, Henry Cavill looks good in a suit — whether that suit is for a movie premiere, for the Red Carpet, or for his role as Clark Kent/Superman. His rugged good looks and well-maintained physique is why I named this English actor this month’s “Man of Style”. When Henry took on the role of the “Man of Steel” in 2013, he realized that it was “important to do the role justice. There are a lot of people relying on me to do this well. I gladly accept that responsibility, and it’s a great one to have because […]

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Fall 2017 Nail Trends + Spotlight on La La Nails

fall 2017 nail color trends

One thing I get excited about when Fall comes around is heading to the nail salon to transition my nail color from summer brights to deep reds. I have always said that I’m a sucker for a good red nail polish, but Fall is more than just reds — it’s shades of burgundy, brown, metallics, glossy blacks, glitters, and peach-beige neutrals. {Images borrowed from 1 // 2 // 3 // 4;¬†Feature images borrowed from¬†5 // 6 // 7} When I pamper myself, I usually get a gel manicure because it lasts longer and stays shinier than just a regular manicure. […]

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12 Stylish Ways to Wear Sweater Dress with Boots

Gabi Fresh sweater dress and boots

I’m looking for some fashion inspiration for the Fall and Winter months, and lately I have been drawn to sweater dresses paired with knee-high or over-the-knee boots. There are dozens of ways to wear sweater dresses and boots separately, but there are just as many ways to style these two pieces together. I have a sweater dress, but it hits below my knees. I actually featured my sweater dress on my dress form a few years ago. Even though this dress is several years old, I can still style this for Fall. Just remember that picking the right sweater dress […]

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31 Day of Blogtober: The Recap

Green Acres Meets Paris Blogtober 2017 Recap

There were times in the past month that I thought that I could not write another post. I was staying up ’til the wee hours of the morning just to make sure I had a post scheduled for the next day. So in case you may have missed a day here or there, here it is… “31 days of Blogtober: The Recap.” Day 1: Blogtober, Day 1: Welcome to My “Green Acres” — This day’s post was a bit of an introduction of myself. Day 2: Celebrating National Consignment Day — I partnered with The RealReal, a luxury online consignment […]

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