Sista Sista

My best friend was born when I was thirteen. She lives a thousand miles away and calls me every night saying, "Sissy, I grew last night," reminding me how far apart our lives are. We get to spend about three weeks of the year together, which is just enough to cherish but of course, never,… Continue reading Sista Sista

Style Evolution, Fairy Wands, & Dressing for Yourself

Shy. Demure. Indecisive. Reserved. These are words you will not find associated with my name in any definition of self. One thing you will find - confidence. I have it in spades. Sometimes to a fault, no doubt. My expression of style over the past three decades is no exception. I have gone confidently in… Continue reading Style Evolution, Fairy Wands, & Dressing for Yourself

Playing Dress Up

Glamour can be intimidating. It's bright, loud, and often a little shocking. Sequins and loud colors grab your attention aw well as polarizing opinions. Layering metallic tops with big bags and bell bottom trousers feels like "dress-up" for adults. And I don't know if you remember, but dress-up was damn fun. Dress-up is memories of… Continue reading Playing Dress Up

Street Style: A MOMNI How To

Street style: (noun) the elusive look everyone wants but no one knows quite how to pull off. Street style thrives in fashion week events, Pinterest boards, and fashion blogs. It's the "it girl" look that makes biker boots, shag jackets, and chic button downs alike look original and completely unattainable. But don't be intimidated, it's… Continue reading Street Style: A MOMNI How To

In the Holiday Style

There's that old saying, "Fashion fades, elegance is eternal," that we live by at the boutique next door. Because it's a little on the silly side to invest in holiday clothes you'll only wear once a year. That's why at MOMNI, we only stock inventory you'll love enough to wear again and again. Get the… Continue reading In the Holiday Style

I Lost My Job in Pleather Leggings

In early February of this year, I got dressed for work the same way I did every day. I picked something comfortable and fun that reflected my style, because I worked in an exceptionally casual work environment. When I say casual, I mean that if I wore a blouse or heels to work it was… Continue reading I Lost My Job in Pleather Leggings

All That Glitters

We love everything about the holiday season: the good, the great, the sparkly. Make sure you're wearing MOMNI this Christmas and shop the glittery goodness for 20% of when you use code DEC20 online at http://www.momniboutique.com.  Writing & Styling by Mara Strobel-Lanka. Photos by Stefanie Keeler. Make up by Mary Kreis. Flowers by The Wilding… Continue reading All That Glitters