Category Archives: claire eliza photography


From A to Zara

12th February 2014

While walking home from work last Friday, I popped by Zara to pick up blue suede shoes, but and found myself staring at leopard these pants. I wasn’t sure if I liked them or hated them, so of course I had to buy them…. (because that makes sense). So without even trying them on (I know, I was feeling super daring) I said YES to leopard ciggys and this oversized “chic” shirt!
Oh hey, have you heard about this crazy thing called Fashion Week? of course you have, but you may not know that I’ve teamed up with the amazing Claire Eliza over the weekend and today I’m sharing her amazing images. More to come from us later this week… so stay tuned, cause we’re awesome (well, Claire is, I’m just a wannabe).

Wearing more Zara than most would at once, and refusing to apologize for it:
From Zara: Coat (last seen here) // Tee // Pants // Shoes
Sunnies: Karen Walker // Bracelet: C.wonder // Lips: Wet&Wild
Necklaces: Jennifer Rex – Clover (also love this one) // Zodiac 
Bag: c/o Francescas (love this one, last seen here)
Shop for your own leopard moment:
At the time of purchase, I didn’t realize my tee was as massive as it really is, oops! but I managed to channel my inner Tim Gunn into a make it work moment by tying the top up a bit and adding a tailored coat… which surprise, surprise, also happens to be from Zara. The crazy thing is I only own a few pieces of Zara clothing, and apparently most of them seem to be in this post, birds of a feather? Oh well… Zara, I hope you enjoy your free add campaign starring the shortest girl in the room. #thinkingskinnythoughts
Images by Claire Eliza
(she’s awesome … i’m beyond obsessed with her #girlcrush)
XO Courtney

NYFW x Claire Eliza

9th February 2014

Not to brag, My NYC group of gals is pretty cool. I have my life-long friend and former dance teammate turned blogger/Tommy Hilfiger designer Taylor, my High School Bestie and Stand-Up Comedian in the making Sheree and My Paris-obsessed Jetsetter slash Lawyer-to-be Sarah to name a few. Rounding out the group is an amazingly talented international photographer and the most amazing cook, Claire Eliza.
Fashion week has taken over NYC. I’m headed front row to Vivienne Tam tonight with WeChat, and Cynthia Rowley with Taylor next week, but spent yesterday morning at Lincoln Center with Claire as she captured some amazing street style pics, and today I’m sharing the highlights.

all photo by claire eliza 
Claire’s taken some of my favorite pics, more of those later this week.
Coat: Asos (similar here // just a little leopard here) // Dress: Vintage, last seen here // Shoes: Zara, also in black // Fur: Michael Kors //  Bag: Coach // Sunnies: Karen Walker (also here) //  Snood: Michael Kors (Old, Similar: herehere and here) // Rings: H&M // Lips: Wet & Wild 

P.S. here’s THE Claire Eliza
she also has the most amazing instagram…ever
Pop by her Tumblr here
and her website here
contact here at
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she’s feeling twenty two

8th June 2013

yesterday, one of my favorite people turned 22!
so of course we celebrated in style…
little miss channing pickett is a darling superstar in the making. i’m constantly in awe by her beauty, charm and poise and i cannot wait to see her name in lights where it most certainly belongs! so here’s to you chan, i hope 22 treats you like the queen you most certainly are!
photo cred: claire eliza
photo cred: claire eliza

in kate spade ( dress // ring // similar bag // coin purse )
photo cred: claire eliza
photo cred: claire eliza
photo cred: claire eliza
channing in kate spade (dress [similar on sale] // bag [similar]) & michael kors.
p.s. these’s fabulous pictures were taken by the crazy talented claire eliza, one of the most inspiring and fantastic people around. thanks claire!
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