This week I’m celebrating the 8 year Anniversary of the creation of The Fashion Lotus and its honestly kind of surreal. When I started blogging, I did it as a creative outlet during a time that was scary and things were changing very quickly in my life. My then boyfriend, now husband, and I had … More Happy Blog-iversary to The Fashion Lotus! 8 Lessons I’ve Learned in 8 Years of Blogging.
Trigger warning: This post may contain details from the September 11, 2001 attacks in New York City that may be disturbing to some. 19 years ago, I was 19 years old and it was a typical Tuesday morning. My parents took the kids to school and went to work. I woke a up a little … More Remembering 9/11
We’re living in a time that hasn’t been seen in over 100 years. The Global Pandemic has had the U.S. practically in lockdown for 6 months now and even though the numbers are declining we still need to stay vigilant. Something so simple as wearing a face mask when you are out in public has … More Why I Wear a Face Mask
Wow! Has it really been this long? My last post was 7 months ago and so much has happened since. Where do I begin?! Well, almost right after that last post I took a trip to Puerto Rico on family business and then road tripped to New Orleans right before Mardi Gras. This was all … More Life Update
I’ve always been into mixing Vintage pieces with modern looks, but recently I’ve been trying even harder to be more conscious of my wardrobe, so I’ve been diving more into shopping second hand. I recently partnered with Goodwill San Antonio for their Influencer campaign, and in my research I’ve been appalled while learning the how … More Second Hand is not Second Best
Our final stop in our Italy-Greece trip was back where it all began. Milan, a fashion capital up there in the ranks with Paris, London and New York. A major component of Fashion Month, and I was there, in the middle of it all. My dream was to be able to catch a show during … More From Milan, With Love
If you’re bored of the same old button down/slacks combo for your office wear like me, it’s the perfect time to spruce it up with a fun skirt suit! This look is perfect to take you from work to the Office Holiday Party or Happy Hour down the street. I paired the suit with a … More From the Office to Holiday Happy Hour