Blushing Dahlia

By: Cassie Cottura


Summer Dreamin’

wedges, clutch, sunglasses, hair ties, bangle, hat, sandals, bracelets, clutch I am so excited for the summer time, so I thought I would put together a wish list of some of my favorite summer accessories I’m craving! What are some  accessories on your summer wish list?

Pop of Pink

jacket: here , tank top: here, jeans: here, shoes: here (on sale here!), purse (old) similar: here, here and here, necklaces: here and here, bracelets: Alex and Ani Today’s post is another casual look, that’s comfy yet stylish (don’t mind my collar, kind of rushed to put the jacket on). All simple pieces brought together with the bright pop of pink. I found this Metal Corner Clutch by Rebecca Minkoff almost two years ago on ...

Casual Weekend

Graphic tee: (old) but loving this, this and this, jeans: Paige Denim, purse: Rebecca Minkoff, shoes: Shoemint (old) similar style here and here, sunglasses: Ray-Ban, lipstick: Honey Berry Graphic tees are one of my favorite items of clothing to wear because they can be dressed up or down. They make for a perfect outfit on the weekend. I bought this one last year at Nordstrom, so unfortunately it’s no longer available, but Nordstrom ...

Alex and Ani Bangles

One of my best friends and photographer, Lianna Piccetti, introduced me to her obsession with Alex and Ani bangles. Now it has become my obsession and I love having them stacked on my arm! The bangles are unique and allow you to express yourself with these dainty accessories. Each bangle is infused with positive energy and also has symbolic meaning. Although I love buying them for myself, they also make great gifts! Here are few more ...

Day and Night

First look: Day time casual This first look is all about keeping it casual. Throw on some white chucks with boyfriend jeans and a graphic tee to balance the formalness of the blazer. This blazer is one of my favorites! I also put my hair up in a ponytail to keep this look less dressy and more laid back. No outfit is complete with out some sunglasses! These have been on heavy rotation lately. Second Look: Date night For the second look I just ...

Welcome to the Blushing Dahlia

My name is Cassie Cottura and welcome to the Blushing Dahlia! I created this blog to express my creativity in hair, beauty and style as well as documenting my adventures with my boyfriend, family and friends, as well as my dog. While I have a full time job working with children, I also wanted to create a blog to share my love for fashion, beauty and daily finds. Enjoy!