Rose Garden

Wedding Style: Chicwish Embroidered Rose Dress, Chirstian Louboutin nude pumps - Waketon Road Blog

It’s been a beautiful (slightly stormy) Memorial weekend in Dallas. Hubby and I were guests at a wedding on Sunday at the Dallas Arboretum so we decided to go down a little early and walk the gardens. I love spending time wandering the gardens and enjoying all of the beautiful flowers that are in bloom. The fragrance from the honey suckle bushes and the magnolia trees was truly intoxicating. One of my...

Lace Crop Top

We’ve had some gloomy days here in Dallas lately so I decided to take matters into my own hands and brighten everything up! How could this row of pastel painted homes and their front doors lined with flowers not make you happy?! I’ll take the pink one please! Earlier this week I shared a lace look from one of my favorite online shops, Chicwish which is where I found this darling lace crop...

Current Favorites – Makeup Basics

We all have our own makeup tricks and staples that we pull out for that special occasion or date night, but for every day I’m a big fan of the five minute face (okay… maybe 10 minutes). As I’ve gotten older I have found that it is more important to me to spend money on my skincare and watch what I am putting in my body rather than spending a...

Lace Top

When someone describes their style as “feminine” there is a chance you think of their closet being filled with lots of pink, dresses and lace. I would tend to agree with you, but lace doesn’t always have to mean girly. I love pairing lace with more “borrowed from the boys” pieces for an unexpected look. This lace top by Chicwish is not your grandma’s lace! It’s modern and fresh so I wanted...

Current Favorites – Accessories

Happy Wednesday Everyone! I was cleaning out my closet this past weekend and realized that I was parting with trendy pieces that I had grown tired of and sticking with my basics. I have always been the type of person who wears simple outfits and adds accessories or outerwear to jazz up my look. Think of boyfriend jeans and a classic white shirt. Add a great shoe and a hat and...