September 2011 Archives | The Chriselle Factor

Turning My Back

posted by on 2011.09.30, under Outfit Of The Day

Currently writing from our cosy patio overlooking the city of honolulu…

And this concludes our 7 day vacation here in paradise!

So for now i’m Turning My Back on the breathtaking clear blue ocean & warm breezy nights.

I must confess as much as I enjoyed myself these past 7 days..i am so ready to get back into the flurry of things!

So long Hawaii…hello Cali!

Hope you have a lovely weekend and see you guys back on the mainland!

(Dress- Bought it from a random boutique in Hawaii, Bra- Victoria’s Secret, Hat- Urban Outfitters, Bracelets- Beso Beso & Bannana Republic, Bathing Suit – Jessica Simpson)

Love,

Chriselle

The Last Single Moment

posted by on 2011.09.29, under Chriselle Inc.

This week whirled by more quickly than expected..cant believe It’s our 2nd to last night here in paradise! I must confess I was starting to get used to this laidback Hawaii lifestyle….but soon enough there will be a change of pace and back to the LA hustle .

After a week long of breezy one pieces i’m now finally ready to transition back into layers upon layers, cashmere scarves , and soft cardigans.

Here are some images of me at our so called home in Hawaii for the past 7 days (the Kahala Resort). For now I will be soaking up every last single moment, here in paradise, before its gone….

(top- Zara, Skirt- No.A, shoes- Jimmy Choo, Clutch- Jimmy Choo, Belt- Zara)

Love,

Chriselle

Sunlit Daydreams & Saltwater Kisses

posted by on 2011.09.28, under Chriselle Inc.


It’s been quite surreal…..the other day we went horseback riding along the coast of Hawaii to watch the sunset. My horsey’s name was Casper and he was the sweetest & most well behaved horses out of them all! It was a little tough at first to learn how to navigate Casper but soon enough Casper & I bonded and we were galloping along the sandy seashore.

I have to say it was quite magical & majestic and has been the highlight of our trip thus far! (If your coming to Hawaii I highly recommend in trying this & thank me later :P )

Our vacation seems to be tumbling along at a very fast pace and soon enough we will be back in LA….. so for now back to my Sunlit Daydreams and Saltwater Kisses.

Love,

Chriselle

Live By The Currents, Plan By The Tides

posted by on 2011.09.27, under Chriselle Inc.

Aloha from the beautiful island of Oahu! I’m learning to love that feeling of having all the time in the world….

Nothing can compare to the feeling of toes in the sand with the intoxicating lure of the ocean. Yesterday we lounged around on our private beach at our resort then headed out to a Luau. Today we went horseback riding on the beach while watching the sunset..it was possibly the most breathtaking experience ever. Being far from the city and close to nature has really been good for my mind & soul. I’m really feeling relaxed, refreshed, & rejuvented…sometimes everyone needs a reset button to be reinspired. “At the beach, life is different. Time doesn’t move hour to hour but mood to moment. We live by the currents, plan by the tides and follow the sun.”

(bikini top & bottom- Victoria’s Secret, Hat- Urban Outfitters, Sunglasses- Vintage Dior)

Love,

Chriselle

Rules That Are Meant To Be Broken

posted by on 2011.09.27, under Fashion Tutorials

Some rules were just meant to be broken. I created a tutorial on some of the top fashion questions i’ve been asked by my veiwers & readers! Remember there is ALWAYS an exception to every rule & every situation! Enjoy :)

Dress- Halston

Jacket- H&M

Belt- Forever 21

Shoes- Jimmy Choo

Jacket- Zara

Blouse- Zara

Shorts- H&M

Shoes- Jimmy Choo

Jacket- Blouse

Dress (worn as a shirt)- Urban Outfitters

Skirt- Forever 21

Bracelets- Free People & Banana Republic
Jacket- BCBG

Dress- Elizabeth & James

Necklace- Kate Spade

Ring- Banana Republic

Bracelets- Banana Republic & Free People

Let me know if you enjoyed this tutorial and if you would like to see a part 2! What other “Fashion Rules” have you heard of?

Love,
Chriselle

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