A Fancy Coffee Date






T-Shirt: Asos; Jeans: Zara, old (Similar); Shoes: Nine West; Bag: Phillip Lim; Necklace: Bauble Bar, old; Watch: Michael Kors: Monogram Cuff: Bauble Bar: Sunglasses: Ray-Ban; Nails: Orly Kiss the Bride

If you follow me on Instagram, then you have undoubtedly seen the new addition to my life. After years of my mother pestering me about giving her grandchildren, I finally gave her the next best thing, Fancy, a four legged grand-dog.

Fancy was rescued by the Dallas Humane Society about 5 months ago when she was the subject of a dog fight.  And even though she has some battle scars and an attitude that bigger than my hair, she is full of love and has quickly adapted to her new fancy-free Uptown Dallas life.  She rocks a gold collar, eats gluten free, loves my ombre West Elm faux-fur throw, and hates tap water. And despite her uppity demeanor and occasional misbehavior, I can’t ever imagine my life BF (before Fancy)….its the purest form of unconditional love.

Fancy, I didn’t save you….you saved me.


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24 Responses to A Fancy Coffee Date

  1. I love the name and I love the story! You look great as always! XO

  2. AccessoryLUVR says:

    My Schnauzer literally completed my life. I understand the unconditional love a pet brings. Nice outfit. Keep on bloggin’!

  3. Leigh Henson says:

    This is so sweet! My dogs hate tap water too 😉 glad you two found each other!

  4. Haley says:

    I adopted a pitbull mix earlier this year, and it was the best decision I have ever made. Thank you for rescuing and showing your fans how loving (and fashionable) these “bully breeds” really are!! Best of luck with everything you do!

  5. Brianna says:

    Love the name!!! And lovveee the look :)

  6. Alison says:

    Your dog is too cute and what a great rescue story! Can you tell us what size you order from ASOS compared to what you wear in the U.S.? I’d like to order some things but have no idea what size to get!

  7. Those shoes are TO DIE FOR! I wish they still had them available in leopard print! I love the way you styled them for your coffee date.

    Congrats on the new puppy!

    xoxo, Bethann

  8. Jennifer says:

    I love your style, and always look forward to your new posts. Your fashion sense is outstanding! Though after reading this I admire you even more. It is so wonderful that you were able to give this dog a home, and a taste of the good life 😉 The suffering that these animals face at the hands of consciousless monsters is heart breaking. Having that love to come home to everyday can be life changing…for both of you. Congrats on your new pup, she is goregous, just like her Mama :)

  9. Jessica says:

    What a sweet story! Our pups complete us too. :)

  10. Patty says:

    Thank you, thank you, thank you, for being such a good voice for “pitties”! We love our 2 and a half year old pittie mix and I hope it becomes the fashionable thing to adopt one!

  11. Shannon says:

    I love everything about this outfit. Great look!


  12. Shannon says:

    I love everything about this outfit. Great look!


  13. Shannon says:

    What a great story. Love your outfit too! Grest look.


  14. andrea says:

    this outfit is perfect! Not over done, and chic. and I can’t get over the picture of your pup pulling on his leash, hahah! awesome!


  15. Love the baseball tee paired with that statement necklace! Such a sweet story about your Fancy:)


  16. Amy says:

    Awwww. I LOVE Fancy! What a great story~ my pup Thor completes me too :) Pups are truly our BFF’s!

  17. Danielle says:

    Very cool to see you not only adopt, but share your adoption story! It’s definitely a win-win for both the dog and their person.

  18. Lisa R says:

    So glad to hear you rescued a dog. I recently rescued a bunny. Like you said, they rescue those who take them in. Best of luck! And I love your jeans!



  19. Britni says:

    I absolutely love this outfit. That necklace is perfection. Fancy’s story is really a great one–what would we do without our dogs?

  20. Catie says:

    Obsessed with this look! I am a teacher in Los Angeles and this is such a perfect outfit for a day with my students. Chic and comfy.

  21. Bridget says:

    Agh im so happy to see you adopted and it’s a pit mix! These poor dogs have such big hearts and need our support! I’m sure this will be one of the best decisions you ever make! Way to make a difference!

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  23. Jude says:

    I saw that you had adopted a pitty and I loved you even more! I had to go back to the original post to comment because I wasn’t a “commenter” until recently! So love that you adopted her and that you made her life wonderful like she deserves. And you are so right – they truly turn it around and save you in return. :-).

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