Chrissy Baclagan at the historic Weissmiller Pool at the Lafayette Hotel, San Diego

A Day at San Diego’s Lafayette Hotel

Hi Chrissettes! Summer’s officially in the air this lovely July, especially here in San Diego it’s been cloudy the past couple weeks, aka my kind of weather. While summer isn’t exactly my favorite season, I still enjoy the lovely blue skies, longer daytimes, and being by the water. Speaking of which, if you’ve been following…

Chrissy is sitting down and is wearing a black button up top, pink UNIQLO trousers, floral print sneakers, and a gold circle necklace

5 Father’s Day OOTDs Inspired by my Dad

So, it’s finally Father’s Day here in the United States, Chrissettes. If you’ve been following me on the blog for a while, you may already know that both of my parents were some of my biggest and still are! style icons growing up. Since it’s Father’s Day, I thought it would be a great way…

Travel to Thailand this Valentine’s Day with Michelle of Maps & Muses

Meet Michelle, the owner of travel/style blog Maps & Muses. She has worked in the fashion industry for years but decided to quit the 9-6 life to live her dream and travel the world. Follow along on her fashionable adventures across the globe as she teaches you how to dress stylishly while you travel. This year…

A shopping mall.

Top 5 Stores for Back to School

Tis the season for all things back-to-school, and shopping just happens to align with it as we shed many tears of sadness over endless piles of homework and responsibilities. With life in general becoming much more expensive, even retail therapy can sometimes cause the blues. But never fear, there are still ways to save and still…

Who What Wear 2016: Summer Wardrobe Challenge (Days 1-5)

I’ve always liked to experiment with my clothing (perhaps this is a reflection of my personality), and in doing so, I’ve decided to try the Who What Wear Summer Challenge! Having originally found this on Instagram, they post 30 day challenges for fashion lovers to try. In return, you learn more about what you like…

A minimalist outfit

How to be a Minimalist with Citizen Watches

Renowned fashion designer Giorgio Armani once said, “Elegance is not about being noticed, it’s about being remembered. I couldn’t help but feel that way when I decided to wear a special watch for this photoshoot. Even this location turned out to be one for the books as I noticed a tree showing off its best…