Take Advantage

Cate Mezyk - April 10, 2018

With spring temperatures just around the corner here in Minnesota (I mean, c’mon – sometime it has to warm up around here and the snow needs to melt away, right?!), it’s time to make some updates to that wardrobe. You know how Tammy and I LOVE us some new shoes… and Shop Bop is always our go-to spot to purchase them. Happily, Shop Bop is …

Continue reading

Buy More, Save More

Cate Mezyk - February 28, 2017

Get excited. Because it’s time for another huge sale. And when they have a sale, they mean business. The more you spend, the more you save. And believe me, you’re going to want to spend. If I’m wearing shoes, you can be fairly sure they’re from In fact, it’s my favorite place to shop for new footwear. But I’m also in love with their handbags. …

Continue reading

True Love For Shoe Love

Cate Mezyk - November 22, 2016

Ever since I’ve been old enough to walk, I’ve been in love with shoes. There’s just something about finding a fabulous pair that makes you feel like your outfit is complete and your day is made. I love a good pair of heels (if I had somewhere to wear them I’d be all over this one), though my love for more sensible wedges is growing …

Continue reading

Gypsy Girl

Cate Mezyk - April 29, 2014

If you have read this blog for any amount of time, then you know that I’ve fallen in love with the local shop The Vintage Gypsy. Read through any of my outfit posts, and you’ll notice that almost every ensemble includes something from there. There’s a reason why I love it so. Marie, the owner, combines a great eye for vintage decor with a talent for …

Continue reading

It’s Ginormous. The $1,000 Pop Up Shop Giveaway!

Cate Mezyk - November 4, 2013

I have been giddy with excitement for the last couple of weeks, knowing that this giveaway was coming. I’m sure you can see why – I mean, how fun is it to be able to give away over $1,000 in prizes?! Yeah, I said OVER $1,000! Many of the very generous Wild Ruffle Pop Up Shop (coming Saturday, Nov 9th from 9am-1pm at Club Prior next …

Continue reading

Wild About You

Cate Mezyk - August 23, 2013

As sad as it is to admit it… fall is nearly here. As I type, the temp is hitting 90 degrees, but there’s nothing wrong with looking ahead to cooler days – they’ll be here before we know it. I thought I’d share with you some of the items I’ve had my eye on to update my autumn wardrobe for this week’s edition of Wild …

Continue reading

Big Night Out

Cate Mezyk - August 21, 2013

This past Thursday I was thrilled to be able to host a party for Ann Taylor and Birchbox, to celebrate their August collaboration. When two amazing companies like that ask you to work with them, you don’t hesitate – you just say ‘yes!’ It was a great success and I’m so glad to have been a part of the festivities. It was fun to meet …

Continue reading

Let’s Party!

Cate Mezyk - August 8, 2013

I’ve been super excited to share this with you all, and the day is finally here. I’ve been working on a little collaboration with two of my favorite companies, Birchbox and Ann Taylor, and I can’t wait to show you the results! Don’t miss the announcement at the end of this post – you’ll be so very sad if you do. First up, I got …

Continue reading

Once Again

Cate Mezyk - May 7, 2013

There are always people who are looking for vendor information after my events – whether they accidentally missed a table, realized they should’ve made a purchase, or weren’t able to come, enough people ask me for contact info that I figured I should put it all in one place for you. Cuz I love making your life easier.:) By clicking on the pictures below, you’ll …

Continue reading