{American Girl} Carrie Underwood Rocks in Haute Hippie

  Anyone else love to show their American Pride? Carrie Underwood embraces her all American, girl next door look with the Haute Hippie Flag Tank during the Country Music Awards Festival 2012, and I must get my hands on… Continue reading

{Polka Dot Pretty} Mix and Match

Polka Dot Pretty: Mix and Match by thesuburbandiary featuring thakoon Mix and Match with this J.Crew Polka Dot Sweater… Have fun styling with Denim, Greys, Camels, Leopards, Nudes, Pearls, Red and Blacks for a look… Continue reading

{Swag Time} Francesca’s Chandelier Earrings

Allright ladies… Let’s get this Fall Season kicked off with some fab swag from people we love, and people who love us. These hot little Francesca’s Chandelier Baubles were in my swag bag from… Continue reading

{Suburban Style} Find + Evolve + Remix

Style to me is all about the find, the evolution, and the remix. I am constantly drawing inspiration from things around me… Magazines, television, travel, fashionistas, art, friends, cultures, my closet… The inspiration… Continue reading

{Fall DIY} Seriously the Easiest Pumpkins Ever

Okay, I am not kidding when I say that if I can DIY, so can you… I am not a crafty chick, although I wish I was. These DIY Foam Pumpkins with Upholstery… Continue reading

{Skins Are In} Leighelena at Tootsies Houston

A couple of years ago Leighelena’s exotic bracelets made with stingray, snake and lizard caught my eye. The bold hardware and skin combination is undeniably fierce, but polished… I was obsessed from the minute I… Continue reading

Dear New York City {You are so Alive}

Dear New York City, Spending six days in the city during Fashion Week with my cousin Susan, was not only full of amazing experiences, but turned out so differently from what I imagined. All… Continue reading

{Style Notes} Lessons from Elle Macpherson

Of course a super model wears anything and can look über fab, but when the look is right, she will stop traffic. Elle Macpherson stops the show in this fashionably fabulous all white… Continue reading

{Fake it Don’t Break it} Black Printed Jeans

I think I may have found a little slice of heaven ladies. Zara in New York City opened my mind to a new world of designer-like fashion at a fraction of the price.… Continue reading

{Rock the Red} Fierce Red Lips

It seems to me every year we hear, “Red lips are in!” So are Red Lips ever out? Red Lipstick is definitely hot, and more women seem to be embracing their inner fire. Rachel… Continue reading

{French Lesson} Face + Body + Hair Oil

  Ahh, the thought of an elegant Parisian woman with silky smooth skin, radiating with simple beauty, and dressed head-to-toe in subtle chicness… How perfectly French. I think secretly many American women admire… Continue reading

{Shop my Look for Less} Kelly Wearstler and Jimmy Choo

I am totally smitten with my Kelly Wearstler Black Faux Leather Pants paired with Jimmy Choo Black Abel Patent Pumps. If you follow my writing on Fashion Trends, you know I’m a fan… Continue reading

{Fake it Don’t Break it} Leather Pencil Skirt

Of course it would be wonderful to wrap yourself in amazing designer leather, but is it necessary to break the bank for a plush Black Leather Pencil Skirt by Vince? Let’s be honest,… Continue reading

Creative Icon Kelly Wearstler | Labor of Love

“You have to take risks. If you don’t, you can’t evolve.” –Kelly Wearstler said to me. Even her name has a electric vibe. Kelly Wearstler visited Tootsies Houston, and I had the pleasure of sitting down with the… Continue reading

Express Yourself: Sequin Mini Skirt

Express seems to hit the trends more and more lately as I watch what is hot. I am in love with my Sequin Skirt I bought in the Spring for $60. After selling out… Continue reading

Tootsies Houston Welcomes Kelly Wearstler | Bag Snob

Make time for Tootsies Houston today ladies… Two modern-day fashion mavens will be gracing the steps of our favorite Houston boutique in the West Ave District on Kirby and Westheimer. Wednesday, August 29th… Continue reading

For the Love of Discovery: Fort Bend Children’s Museum

I love awe, wonder, excitement, unexpected turns and living openly in the moment. There is something to be said about how fascinating a museum is for the mind. The experience is ever-changing and… Continue reading

Ombre Jeans: Bag Snob Visits Tootsies Houston

You’ve heard of Ombré Hair and now Ombré Fashion?!? YES! Loving these Ombré Jeans donned by Ashley during our Falling for Tootsies photo shoot! DL1961 Premium Denim collaborated with Texas Blogger Tina Craig of Bagsnob on these waxed 1985 Emma Jeans in Fiji for a fab denim look in… Continue reading

Rock the Classics: Navy + Black

M I X • N A V Y •  B L A C K With a fan club including Coco Chanel and Tory Burch, be confident knowing navy and black are forever classics you can style… Continue reading

{Crave Cupcakes} Sweet Love

  Doesn’t a cupcake put a smile on your face and put a little tickle in your belly? Just walk in the door at Crave Cupcakes on Kirby or Uptown Park for smiling faces, warm greetings and a whole… Continue reading

Falling for David Peck: Fall 12 is Here

F A L L  1 2 – D A V I D  P E C K Obsessing over this David Peck dress from the Fall 12 Collection. I fell in love with the… Continue reading

{Polka Dot Pretty} J Crew vs. Old Navy

Get the look ladies, Polka Dots are haute and sure are pretty. $268 will score you a J.Crew Cashmere Polka Dot Sweater or $25 for an Old Navy 100% cotton Polka Dot Sweater. {SHOP} J.Crew | Old… Continue reading

Travel Style Alaska : Mix + Match Packing

Ahh my Alaskan Adventure, how sweet the sound… I close my eyes and go back to the crisp clean air and the 360 degree view of natural beauty. I have volumes to share… Continue reading

Don’t Forget: The Sky’s the Limit

“Do not ever forget the sky is the limit. There is always room to grow if you are looking up.” -Emily Arnim  

{The Rose Family} Reality for a Cause

The family that plays together stays together. The Rose Family once again came together to throw a Soiree benefitting The Holly Rose Ribbon Foundation. I had the pleasure of attending with some very lovely ladies for… Continue reading

{Grey Denim} Trending Now

Grey  is a refreshing alternative and Trending Now. Love it? I just want to melt into this room… But now onto Style Inspiration. No matter your perfect shade… Grey Denim is a neutral you need… Continue reading

Top Trending Articles You Love | 365 Days

Over the past 365 days, The Suburban Diary has flourished beyond my dreams. Thank you for reading what I work so hard to deliver… I am loving + learning life with my family… Continue reading

{Polished Leather Pants} Style Inspiration

Master a Polished Look with the perfect Styling of Leather Pants. These fashionistas got the look right and give us amazing Style Inspiration for a Perfectly Polished, Chic, Casual, Sophisticated Look… Find your Individual Style… Continue reading

Top 20 Cities : Facebook Love

Thank you for reading, visiting, enjoying, sharing and showing the love. Here is where your City ranks over the past month on The Suburban Diary Facebook Article Views. | Top 20 Cities | Houston, Texas Katy,… Continue reading

{Emily Maynard} Get the Look, But Better

Blonde bombshell and Bachelorette Emily Maynard stepped out with beau Jef Holmes in New York City dressed to kill. Strutting her stuff in a Sheer Black Blouse, Black Lace Shorts and Black Peep Toe T-Strap… Continue reading