Spring/Summer Trends

HOW TO STYLE A ONE SHOULDER DRESS + JULY STYLE PICKS

Hello gorgeous ladies! I hope all of you had a wonderful 4th of July weekend. My parents are visiting us and we had a great time joining a huge nbrhood party, eating a little bit too much, and later watching the fireworks. We’ve been also been all over the state with them taking day trips, […] Read more…

BEST STYLE PICKS JUNE 2017 & A DENIM SHORTS OUTFIT

Hello Gorgeous Ladies! How time flew. My kids are officially in summer vacation, and I feel like I can take a deep breath as this means we can take a much needed break from constant driving, daily homework, and morning rush. (the worst is the morning rush as we drive via a busy highway to […] Read more…

BEST SUMMER DRESSES 2017 + MY TIE FRONT MIDI DRESS

I personally think there is nothing more effortless than a summer dress for the hot days of the upcoming months. After the first sign of spring, I start building a collection of dresses for summer, and this year has been no different. Luckily the options have been better than ever. My latest favorites are tie front pieces, […] Read more…

10 BEST ONE SHOULDER TOPS FOR SUMMER

Hello gorgeous ladies! Hope you are all having a beautiful day full of sunshine, and spring goodness. One of the top trends this spring & summer is One Shoulder Tops. I’ve always found them interesting on others but was lukewarm towards the trend myself in the beginning.  It’s no secret I adore off the shoulder […] Read more…

BEST JUMPSUITS FOR SPRING & $250 MA BELLE BOUTIQUE GIVEAWAY

As soon as I see sun peeking during the cloudy days of the NW, I start getting my spring pieces to the front of my dressing room, and bring out some of the spring items I’ve packed in boxes. One spring/summer piece I’ve always adored is jumpsuits. Every year I make a point of adding a couple new […] Read more…

SPRING STYLE WITH TILLYS AND 20% DISCOUNT CODE

What do you do when the temperatures drop to freezing levels in your normally mellow weathered city? You start dreaming of all things spring, and if you are me you also start thinking of your spring closet. In the NW, in the 17 years I’ve been living here, we’ve never experienced this much ice, snow, […] Read more…

WHAT TO WEAR ON A BEACH VACATION + GOLD MACBOOK AIR GIVEAWAY

Are you shopping for your beach or resort vacations? I still am not even done half way shopping for mine. The weather is moody once again in the notoriously rainy NW, and all I can think of is non stop sun for days in a row. As I pack for the whole family, packing up […] Read more…

Spring/Summer Trends – Rompers

I am very excited to share this summer trend post with you for a couple reasons. First is my love of rompers. How can I not absolutely love them? They are cute, stylish, and have an easy breezy vibe so you never look like Read more…

SPRING/SUMMER TRENDS – CUTOUT DRESS

Spring/Summer Trends is back with a dress I’ve been seeing everywhere I go to shop lately. The Cutout Dress. If you are new to theboxqueen, and would like to see my take on the latest trends, you may want to read the whole series; including Midi Skirts, Lace, Fringe, PopArt, and Radiant Orchid/Flower Prints.  As always you’ll find some […] Read more…

Spring/Summer Trends – Midi skirt

Since I saw the midi skirts on the runways, I thought they were so stylish. The length is very lady-like, and has a retro feel that can at the same time be so modern. I also knew though, the tea-length can be very tricky, and without the right fit and type of skirt, Read more…

SPRING/ SUMMER TRENDS – LACE

On Sunday morning we were having a nice family breakfast at one of our favorite spots in town that my nine year old asked ” Why have you guys not have a special day together for so long” ? I thought it was cute that she was so thoughtful but a bit embarrassed that we […] Read more…

SPRING/SUMMER TRENDS – FRINGE

This spring, and also summer it seems like, fringe will be everywhere. How do I know? Just look at all the fashion shows. Runways, including the NYFW,  have been filled with silk fringes, tassels, leather versions; you name it and fringe is there. Modernized, high fashion versions of the trend have been spotted from designers […] Read more…

SPRING/SUMMER TRENDS – POP ART

One trend that got me really excited is the Popart influence making a huge comeback this spring. I especially loved Prada’s Milan fashion week show when the runway was filled with super vibrant colors, & women’s faces on clothing. Six young artists painted murals on the background of the runway  paying homage to the roots […] Read more…

SPRING/SUMMER TRENDS- Pantone’s Radiant Orchid and Flower prints

Today, in the usually foggy, and rainy NW, it was a gloriously sunny and lovely day! It was  almost spring in disguise; and I was near expecting to see some blooms on my dearest cherry trees. The beautiful weather was also a reminder that spring is indeed around the corner and I better start the […] Read more…