Last Rooftop Run

I find myself wanting to list a few age-old expressions your parents have probably thrown at you in every inconvenient situation you’ve ever been in. Something along the lines of, “Well, you don’t always get what you want,” or maybe even, “I don’t know what to tell you, life just isn’t fair sometimes.” Regardless of what the ever-infuriating and frustrating slogan may be, its annoyance doesn’t make it any less true.

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LA to London


It’s been over a month since we have posted a MattyRey shoot on The Mind of Style.  The Matt fans have been deprived, I know.  And to be honest, I enjoy working on MattyRey posts the most, and more importantly I’ve missed this guy right here.  Thanks to the talented photographer, Phillip Coon, Matt and I were able to do a post while being in different countries.  Despite the separation across the world, I still love how this one turned out.  Here are the results from our shoots:

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Since I left Southern California to momentarily live in London, I have experienced a slight twist of cooler climate; therefore, I already have the autumn spirit.  However, I have been desperately wanting to show you this summery cream, lace dress.  With the closure of summer (for some) and the awakening of autumn I thought I’d end this season with a special look.

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Yoga by the Beach


Hello everyone!

When I created “The Mind of Style,” I wanted a special meaning behind the name.  For me, style begins with feeling confident, healthy, and happy.  When you feel that way, what you wear becomes who you are.  With the right mind style turns into everything– from what you wear to what you do and how you act on a daily basis.  To help me express my words, my beautiful cousin modeled active wear for me.  

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