weekly roundup


A quick hello from Dallas! I hope you’re following along on Instagram!

A reminder that wit & whimsy will be shuttered for a couple of days at the start of next week so we can install the new site – Yippppppeeeeee! Pardon the dust if you happen to pop by that time


Read + Look +  Love:

Shop + Look Longingly:

In case you missed it:

[Image via Pinterest]

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the blues


A bright blue has always been one of my favorite colors to wear. As a blonde, it has always suited me but ever since moving to New York, more often than not I end up in ensembles like this or this. With the change in seasons I think it is high time I start injecting more color into my wardrobe. (I rounded up some of the best blue pieces out there below if you’re in the market!)



This dress is actually a bit big on me but given my weight can fluctuate (some more on that here) I’m holding onto it. Normally I don’t make such bold pairing decisions such as a blue dress with blue shoes, but I kind of loved how happy the look was. Just what you need on a gray day right? I’ll tell you one thing though…I sure did stick out in a sea of black and gray on my way to the office. Not to mention the pop of leopard…I sure was feeling adventurous I guess!



Speaking of adventure, as you read this I am in flight to Dallas! I’m attending a blogging conference for the first time so naturally I’m feeling anxious, excited and, if I’m being honest… overwhelmed. But it’ll be so nice to catch up with some of my blogging friends, meet many new ones and learn new skills while meeting with some brands.

And in other exciting news…my new site (sneak peek here) is supposed to launch next week! We’re planning the install for Monday/Tuesday and if all goes well, I’ll be unveiling the new wit & whimsy on Wednesday. Bear with me as we get there but I did want to provide a head’s up! I cannot WAIT to share the new site with you!!

Outfit Details:

Blue Dress (c/o Shoptiques)

Leopard Clutch

Blue Bow Heels (last seen here)

Karen Walker Sunglasses (finally restocked!)

Samantha Wills Bardot Ring (c/o)

BaubleBar Bracelets and Ring (my favorite BB piece)

[Bekka Palmer Photography]

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wednesday wish list

A short + sweet wish list today as I am running around like a crazy person prepping for heading to Dallas tomorrow! (p.s. to all those who reached out with kind comments on yesterday’s post – it is so appreciated!)

Ann Taylor Work Tote // Chevron Romper ($35!) // Distressed Denim Shorts (I bought these during the last Shopbop sale)

Striped Peplum Top // Tan Fedora // Essie Polish // Backup Charger (have one of these, love it)

Cage Lace Up Heels // Stacking Bracelets (so perfect for summer!) // Ankle Strap Sandal (these look like a more expensive Joie style but are under $100 and come in several colors) // Coordinates Cuff // Deodorant Removing Sponge (how did I not know this existed?)

And two quick SALE PSAs: Piperlime has an extra 40% off all sale items (RIP!) and LOFT is offering 60% off loads of cute Spring styles!

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