Hey guys,

I am back today with a casual OOTD. On this day, I ran a few errands and met with my business partner (we run a small Etsy Sticker shop; shameless plug) at Grown in Lake Nona. I decided to style my outfit around my Gucci Ace Sneakers that I picked up in Barcelona as a souvenir. What I wasn’t expecting was for them to be so comfortable!! I wore them for the entire day and there were no blisters, rubbing or any unwanted pressure.

I have mentioned, on this blog before, that I have weird feet and I'm in a constant battle when trying to find new shoes. Having long toes with narrow feet provides a unique set of complications. However, on this shoe, the toe box provided just enough room for my long toes, while the rest of the shoe still fit my narrow feet throughout. I was pleasantly surprised to say the least. I do recommend you give these a try; they are as comfortable as they are pretty.






Outfit Details:

Top: Banana Republic | Jeans: Zara (similar) | Sneakers: Gucci | Bag: Tory Burch | Sunglasses: Gucci

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Until next time guys, thanks for reading
xoxo TianShanae


Hey Guys,

Here is something about me that only my close friends know. I am deathly afraid of flying and I have terrible anxiety even just thinking about it. However, I never want my fears to keep me from living my life so I try to overcome them every time I need to step foot on a plane. With that said, I knew I needed to fly business class when I decided to go to Barcelona for my summer vacation. There was just absolutely no way I was going to feel comfortable in an economy seat for 9 hrs.

I must say, Business Class exceeded my expectations and opened my eyes to the world of luxury on another level. The service and comfort were just simply unbelievable.

(Before I go any further let me apologize in advance for my photos as they were taken with my phone, so the quality is not the greatest. I hope they will provide some insight.)

My Flight

06.09.17 MIA – BCN 06:15pm – 09:15am AA112
Boeing 777-200 | Business

Lounge

Flying business class allows you access to lavish airport lounges. These lounges can differ quite a bit, depending on the city you are flying out of and the airline you are flying on. We had access to the American Airlines Admiral Club Lounge, which was located somewhere along concourse D.
The lounge was nicer than I expected, as it had recently been remodeled. I wasn’t completely blown away, but it was nice to have somewhere a little more comfy to wait until we boarded our flight. We got complimentary wi-fi, two premium drink tickets each (note: bottled water is considered a premium drink) and light snacks such as soup, guacamole & chips and pastries. Food was available for purchase but I opted for Wendy’s instead 😊. 

Seats

I sat in seat 4d and my husband sat in 4h directly beside me. The seats reminded me of pods. It was almost like having your own little mini pod to sit and lounge in. The lay-flat seats allowed for absolute comfort on the plane and afforded us the opportunity to get some much-needed sleep. We were also provided bose noise-cancelling headsets and a touch screen remote to control the display. When I arrived at my seat, there were also pillows, a blanket and a Cole Haan amenity kit, which included the following:
· Socks
· Pen
· Sleeping mask
· Headphone Covers
· Ear plugs
· Dental kit (Crest toothpaste & toothbrush)
· C.O. Bigelow Refreshing travel kit (lotion, lip balm & mouthwash)
· Tissues
· C.O. Bigelow 20% off coupon

The seats offered lots of storage so there was plenty of space for my shoes and any other knick-knacks I had with me.






Service and Food

Both the service and the food was Five Star. Once we got seated, we were offered a welcome drink; your choice of champagne, water or juice. I chose champagne of course (while hearing my Mother’s voice in my head saying: “TIAN, don’t drink”). This was followed by a warm towel to cleanse your hands, which was followed by another drink and warmed nuts. Shortly after that, they commenced the dinner service



Small Plate
Quinoa Mango Vegetable Timbale
wasabi mayonnaise, pickled ginger, cilantro

Salad
Super Green Salad
blood oranges, radish, pumpkin seed, popped quinoa


Main Course
Korean Braise Short Ribs
brown basmati rice, kimchi, bulgogi sauce

Dessert
Raspberry Tart
almond cream custard, glazed raspberry, butter crust

I watched two movies, got a few hours of sleep and woke up just in time for breakfast

Breakfast
Traditional American Breakfast
scrambled eggs, canadian bacon, roasted potatoes

Served with warm bread and a beverage of your choice 

I arrived in Barcelona feeling refreshed and well rested, not to mention I was full from all the food I ate.


Is it worth it? 
This was the best flight I have ever had in my life. So yes! Its worth every penny and I can’t wait to do it again.

Guys, there are tips and tricks that make business class more affordable and in some cases free. If you would like to know how I afforded my business class ticket for half the price of an economy ticket please type yes in the comments below and I will gladly put together a blog post detailing my steps.

Until next time guys, thanks for reading!! 


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xoxo TianShanae


Hey Guys,

Spoiler Alert! I have spoken about this brand before on the blog. I believe they have the absolute best cover-ups and every time I think about making a statement at the beach or at the pool, I think about JaeJolly. There is something to be said about the colors and designs that are always so flattering. So, when I got invited to the Style Collective pool party last weekend it was a no brainer; obviously I was wearing JaeJolly. I styled her beautiful cover up with a black swimsuit and my Cult Gaia Bamboo bag that I recently added to my collection.

Share you favorite swimwear brand in the comments below.



Hanging with my girls Ifeoluwa and Kelly


Outfit Details:

Cover-up: JaeJolly (also love this and this)  | Swimsuit: Target | Bag: Cult Gaia | Shoes: Michael Kors | Sunglasses: Louis Vuitton

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Until next time!!! xoxo TianShanae


1. BAUBLEBAR Metallic Crispin Ball Statement Earrings

2. VIKTOR&ROLF Flowerbomb Eau de Parfum Set

4. TOPSHOP Drawstring Sleeve Sheer Dot Blouse

5. TORY BURCH Bryce Sandal

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Hey Guys,

On Sunday I had a wonderful stroll down Park Ave. I like being outdoors when the sun is shining and the weather is warm. In my opinion, that has all the makings of a good day. I chose to wear an orange striped top, white shorts, and a pair of slides I picked up on my recent trip to Europe. I also went with white shorts over denim because, to me, nothing screams summer like white clothing.

Let me know what screams summer to you in the comments below.







Outfit Details:
Top: Agaci (similar) | Shorts: American Eagle | Sandals: Louis Vuitton (also love this and this) | Sunglasses: Gucci

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Until next time!!!! xoxo TianShanae


Hey Guys,

Today is my 6-year anniversary with my lovely husband Jason. In honor of that, I thought this would be a great time to share my thoughts on having a supportive spouse/significant other. Don’t worry guys, I am not trying to push some fairytale ideology as I don’t believe in them. However, I do believe that it is important to have someone in your corner that will support all that you want to achieve in life. Jason has been very instrumental to all my crazy and not-so-crazy ideas. I have a very creative mind and, as such, my thoughts are always busy. I have gone through many different phases in life; from handbag designer to online shop owner to blogger to sticker maker… and the list could go on, but you get the picture. 

In all my madness, I know Jason will be right there beside me. Yes, he is going to tell me I am crazy at first but then he will help me assemble the pieces of whatever puzzle I am working on. He takes all the pictures for my blog and attends most of my blogger events if I need him to, even if he really doesn’t want to. Why? He believes in my dreams just as much as I do. With this post, I say thank you to my Camera Man/Assistant Sticker Maker/ Real Estate Office Assistant and, last but not least, my Husband. 

Happy Anniversary Babe!

Remember Guys “team work makes the dream work” so find someone in your life that’s willing to support your dreams.













Outfit Details:

Top: Ann Taylor Loft | Pants: Ann Taylor Loft | Bag: Rebecca Minkoff | Shoes: Target (similar here/here)

oxox TianShanae


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