How to Dress Your Man for Fall Photos

My Outfit // Sweater: Willow and Clay | Jeans: Wit & Wisdom  | Boots: Sam Edelman

Ted’s Outfit // Vest:  Marc New York | Shirt: Nordstrom | Jeans: AG | Belt: Nordstrom | Shoes: J&M

Personally, I think the hardest part about family photos having to dress everyone else and looking somewhat coordinated. I have found a couple tips since Ted and I have a few photoshoots under our belt and have learned some things! As far as dressing for fall photos, here are a few dos and don’ts:


  • Let the guy plan his outfit first then plan around it. Honestly, Ted is so hard to dress so it makes it easier for him to go first. That way he isn’t limited to matching what I am wearing. If he is loving more of a dressier look, then you can go for a dress. Ted LOVES his AG jeans and has them in every color so for this pumpkin patch look we went for more of a casual button down and vest look. That way I was able to meet his level of casual.
  • Make sure he is comfortable and loves his outfit! Confidence is key for any photoshoot so if he is hating his outfit, he is going to hate the experience. Especially since there are really a handful of men who actually enjoy photos, Ted not being one! But his mood changes when he actually likes it!


  • Try to stay away from black! Especially if you are near pumpkins! Sticking to more fall colors like navy, grey, khaki tend to give the photos a better mood!
  • Be too matchy matchy. If he is in a flannel top, I wouldn’t also wear a flannel top! Match but don’t match if you know what I mean!

I have mentioned this before but I ordered Teds outfit through Nordstrom and took advantage of the free shipping and free returns! That way I didn’t have to drag him to the store! Nordstrom Men’s Shop always has the best selection and makes my photoshoot life SO MUCH EASIER! 


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Fringe and Leather


My Outfit // Top: House of Harlow | Shoes: Sam Edelman| Watch: Michael Kors

Emily’s Outfit // Blazer: Lovers + Friends | Skirt: Lovers + Friends | Shoes: Sam Edelman

Happy Tuesday everyone!! I hope yall are having a great week so far! I am finally back in town and am so excited be able to relax for a while until my next trip. Last week I had so much fun in LA with the Gibson team and cannot wait to share more about my the new line.  Then it was back to Houston to pick up the hubs and off to Las Vegas for the weekend! We attended the Wilson Gabrielle event at the Red Rock Casino Resort & Spa and it was a blast!! I’ll be doing a round up of each of these trips soon to share more!

For now, I wanted to share one of my favorite outfits! This fringe, one shoulder top is such a statement piece! I paired it with this leather skirt, but think it would be so cute with jeans as well. Although, I do believe it’s always good to have a leather skirt or two in your closet as a fall staple. The one I have linked here is a fav and under $50!!


Crushing On Cardigans

Crushing On Cardigans

1 Bp: I am loving the waffle stitch and buttons on this one!

2. Topshop: The slouchy sleeves are everything on this cardigan! Also, the color and braided detail make it a definite fav!!

3. Barefoot Dreams: I just got this one a couple weeks ago and have been wearing it non stop! It seriously is just like a blanket you can wear around all the time!!

4. Madewell: Love so many of Madewell’s cardigans and find myself constantly stocking up! This one is so cute with the two-tone light colors and pockets!

5. Free People: I have shared this chunky monkey with you guys so much because I love!! I have in two of the three colors and need to pick up the black soon!

6. Barefoot Dreams: The length of this cardigan is so perfect! It looks lightweight and I definitely have my eye on it next!

7. Free People: Just ordered this and can’t wait for it to come in! The faux fur makes it such a statement piece!

8. Zella: This would be so great for workouts! Easy to throw on going to or from the gym!

9. Lira: Love the texture and color! And its under $65!!



Gibson X Glam Holiday Collection with Nordstrom

Top: Gibson | Skirt: Line & Dot | Boots: Stuart Weitzman

Happy Monday Y’all!! I have some very exciting news that I have been waiting to share with you guys! I am teaming up with Gibson and 8 other amazing bloggers to launch the Gibson X Glam collection at Nordstrom! This will be a holiday line with 40 pieces, one of which I designed myself and will be modeling on the Nordstrom website! I just received the entire collection and am loving every bit of it. The collection will launch November 12th so mark your calendars!

Gibson is a brand I have been wearing for years and is always a go-to for staple items, like this black top I styled above. It can be worn so many different ways and for lots of different occasions. Whether you’re attending a special event, going out with the girls, or headed to the office, Gibson has the essentials!

I am headed to LA tomorrow to shoot of my piece and meet all the girls!! This is such an amazing opportunity and I could not be more thankful to be a part of it! I can’t wait for you guys to see this line and follow along with me throughout this experience!!

Below are all the ladies I have the pleasure of working with for this collaboration!