Fashion Contributor
I’m mom to Logan, wife to J, German born and raised but relocated to Pittsburgh, all for love. I’m a Graphic Designer, vintage shop owner and fashion lover. Over at The Forge I blog about life with my loves, my ever evolving style... [Read more]

two holiday looks for less

inspiration picture source vest from ruche skirt from h&m turtleneck from target shoes from pac sun inspiration picture source sweater from target black pants from asos boots from nine west shirt from old navy trench coat from target With two holidays pretty much right around the corner I’ve been trying to recreate a few high-end [Read More]

3 ways to wear a military jacket

Hello again you Love Stitched readers! It’s Sophie from The Forge again this month to share a few options on how to wear a safari jacket. I am a big fan of fall jackets because they are usually light weighted and easy to match up to my existing wardrobe. A safari jacket or something similar [Read More]

10 fall favorites

10 Fall Favorites Hey Love Stitched readers! It’s Sophie from The Forge again with a little list of 10 of my favorites for this fall. I’ve been longing for some cooler weather and I finally got it. It’s been pretty fall-like here in Pennsylvania and I am starting to reorganize my closet for the cooler [Read More]

4 fall looks with a shabby rose headband

hey there all you wonderful love stitched readers! can you believe summer is coming to an end already? i feel like summer is the one season that always blows by so fast and then without any notice it’s suddenly fall. so for this post i thought i would come up with a few transitional outfits [Read More]

15 wardrobe essentials

Hey everyone, it’s Sophie from The Forge again. How are you all enjoying the summer so far? I am currently visiting family in Germany and while I was packing for this trip a few weeks ago I came up with the idea to do a closet essentials post for you all. We all have items in [Read More]

how to mix patterns – fashion advice

Hey everyone, it’s Sophie from The Forge again. Wow, another month has blown by so fast. This month is special to me because it’s my little man’s birthday month. He turns one this weekend and I am still amazed how quickly this past year has gone by. But enough of that mushy stuff… if you’re [Read More]

neon fashion bracelet – a tutorial

After doing my last post, I kept going   through my stash and I found some left-over gold chain and neon pink mason line that I had bought for a completely different project (haven’t gotten to that one yet). So I decided to make a bracelet… you’ll need: larger size gold chain neon mason line from [Read More]

neon fashion earrings {a tutorial}

On Trend: Neon Fashion Earrings Hey everyone, I am back today and this time I am sharing a cute little tutorial on how to make some neon fashion accessories/jewelry. The neon trend is still going strong and I’ve been accessorizing with it like crazy. There are so many cute items I would love to buy [Read More]

5 spring style trends

5 trends to try for Spring 2012 Hey everyone! Spring is finally here and I am so glad to be back today to share some of my favorite Spring looks with you. Trends come and go so it is important that you choose the items you buy carefully and try to make them work with [Read More]