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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Wanna Work Off that Halloween Candy? There’s an App for that!

halloween fitness meme

After you consume half of your children’s Halloween candy tonight, you’ll either be sick or feel guilty about eating so much junk. And thinking of all that delicious candy can seem intimidating if you’re trying to stay healthy and fit. Are you gonna wanna work off that Halloween candy? If so, there’s an app for that! The audio fitness app Aaptiv can help keep you on track. Aaptiv delivers that experience straight to your earbuds by syncing the motivational guidance of a trainer with the perfect playlist, giving you a fresh way to work out that you’ll want to do again and again. […]

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Layering 101: Your Favorite Dress over Pants

In the past, I have seen actresses walk the Red Carpet rocking a beautiful dress over a stylish pair of pants, but they’ve also been wearing haute couture pieces that are not necessarily “every day wear”. {Images borrowed from 1 // 2 } Now it seems that layering your favorite dress over pants is one of the Fall’s biggest trends, not only for wearing to parties, but for wearing to work or for just running around town. We think it’s ultra fashionable and trendy to layer your favorite dress over pants, but women in Indian, Pakistan, and South Asia have been […]

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