swim week survival tip numero uno |staycation|

Even though this year marked just my second time attending Miami Swim Week, I already feel like I am closer to mastering the madness. Last year my biggest struggle was commuting back & forth across the city to get to each event. Given that I don’t live within walking distance of the beach, I found […]

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matcha tea in another matching set |style + rebellion|

For roughly the past year & a half I have heard so many people raving about matcha green tea, and to be perfectly honest, I’m typically the last one to the party when it comes to the latest & greatest in food trends. Maybe it’s because I’m extremely aware of the fact that I am […]

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avoiding FOMO during the holidays in the tropics |rebellion|

Today is October 20, 2016 & it’s 88 degrees outside. Last year was my first full year living in Miami & although I’ve lived in very warm cities before, none of them quite compare to Miami’s humidity + constant high temperatures. With all the excitement of having an endless summer & never having to put my bikinis […]

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commitment issues diy with patches & pins |rebellion|

As the various fashion weeks are rolling by, I keep seeing confirmation that the embellishment trend is here to stay for another season & I am definitely not complaining. I love embroidery, sequins, studs, pins, & patches. Nothing is safe from these adorable adornments; from shoes to bags to dresses & one of my favorite […]

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miami swim week roundup |rebellion|

So after going back and forth on how to best organize and present all the amazing brands and products I recently discovered at Miami Swim Week this past July, I’ve decided that dividing them into the categories of “swimwear”, “clothing”, “jewelry” & “sunglasses” would be the most concise way to talk about them. I’m not including every single […]

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