Socks as an Accessory

Jenn Kim Bonjour Jenn Stance Biggie Socks with Yeezy Clear Heels YSL Bag Erdem H&M Jacket

I just got back from LA and with the wildly varying weather I had from day to day (or hour to hour), I had to get creative with my outfits. Although it would be shorts weather during the day, by the evening it was cold enough that it was just awkward to be wearing sandals.
My Stance Juicy crew socks to the rescue! They were a perfect way to add some warmth and style. I mean what’s more stylish than rockin’ Biggie on my socks? I paired them with my clear Yeezy mules (similar here & here) so my socks showed in it’s full glory.

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Travel Hack: How to Pack Your Jewelry

pill box jewelry organizer for travel

If you’ve been following my blog, you’ll know that I always travel light. My hack for packing jewelry securely for travel is using pill boxes.
Why Pill Boxes?
Many travel jewelry cases are soft fabric. While they are gentle on your delicate jewelry, I don’t find them to be as secure when I smush them into my carry on. I think hard cases and ensuring that nothing touches each piece of jewelry, is what’s important. By using a pill box, each jewelry has it’s own space.
🗝 Tip: For extra delicate pieces, wrap in silk or tissue before placing in the pillbox.

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How to Shop Tax-Free & Save Money while Traveling

Rimowa travel tax free shopping zara aquazzura outfit

I’m always trying to buy local goods when traveling internationally.  Between tracking down hard to find items, saving money on the currency exchange rate and getting VAT refunds, I have shopping down to a science (or more like a math).
In my previous post, I talked about some hard to find Germany beauty items, but this post is all about saving money. The amount I save is shockingly significant. I save about 30-40% on designer fashion and 20-40% on beauty. It’s sometimes less, like designer shoes is significantly less than handbags for example, but I’d say this is the average. There are two ways to potentially save:
Currency Exchange Rate
1- Download a currency app
I highly recommend you download the app,

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