Royal (blue) has always been my favorite color  👑💙 >> WATCH to see this look in action ▶️ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CTY_un3Fmt0 –  Badgley Mischka “Luxe Lounge” Collection – Mark Badgley and James Mischka launched their label in 1988 and have been making clothes that exude elegance and effortless luxury ever since. I’ve been a fan of their … Continue Reading

– Explore: Condado Beach and Surrounding Area –  Condado Beach is an upscale oceanfront neighborhood in San Juan. It’s main draw is the beach that is located just blocks from the vibrant area surrounding it. Overlooking numerous high-rise hotels and condos, the juxtaposition of white sand and turquoise water with the high-rise hotels and condos … Continue Reading

On our drive from the West Coast to Vieques, we just had to stop in San Juan again. This time we stayed 2 nights at the amazing O:VL Fifty Five Hotel situated right on the Condado Lagoon. An adult-only property with old Hollywood glamour, amazing amenities, attentive staff and a rooftop with a bar, pool, … Continue Reading

Perhaps the most popular and recognizable San Juan neighborhood is Viejo San Juan or Old San Juan. Peppered with shops, museums, open-air cafés, and it’s colorful buildings, Old San Juan is a must visit place to anyone traveling to Puerto Rico. – Explore: Walk the Colorful Streets of Viejo San Juan – Narrow streets and … Continue Reading

Our first stay in San Juan was at a lovely B&B “Casa Sevilla“, a restored seven-room Hispanic house built in early 1920s. While an entire house can be booked for a large group, they also offer separate bookings for one of 2 studio apartments which is where we stayed. Located in the heart of the … Continue Reading

|| My Travel Skincare Routine Essentials || Traveling can take a toll on your skin and one thing I made a point not to neglect while in PR is my skincare routine. Although my routine was not as extensive as it usually is when I’m home, I brought my favorite go-to products that I knew … Continue Reading

https://opalbyopal.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/OpalbyOpal-x-Intimissimi-Reel.mov Feeling confident and beautiful in my new Intimissimi “Pretty Flowers” Lingerie set. The aquamarine blue is the perfect marriage of ocean and sky  SHOP PANTIES SHOP PANTIES SHOP PANTIES

It’s women’s history month, have you supported a female-owned business? Earlier this month I was invited to speak on a panel with Naissant founder Luciana and other incredible female entrepreneurs. One topic of conversation that came up was whether or not “women supporting women” was just a buzz phrase or reality. We had mixed feelings … Continue Reading

https://opalbyopal.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Aquatalia-Reel-V2-1.mp4 No, I don’t believe in sacrificing style for comfort. I want both in my footwear! I’m putting a SPRING in my step in these weatherproof @Aquatalia Irmina sandals that are both high quality yet low maintenance. It’s not easy to elevate a pantsuit in sandals but these are equally elegant and perfect for everyday … Continue Reading

https://opalbyopal.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/New-Bench-Blue-Outfit-30secs.mp4 DIY home improvement on a budget and update on my apartment When it comes to decorating your home, are you the type who likes to furnish your place immediately, or do you like to build it out organically and bring items into your home over time? I think I am an organic apartment growth … Continue Reading