There is no place like home. An old saying but it hits different this year as we spend more and more time indoors and working from home. Today I am highlighting some of my favorite home products from this year that would make anyone’s home a beautiful, calm, and productive space to live, work and … Continue Reading

Introducing Rebecca Minkoff first signature fragrance. With notes of coriander, jasmine and light tobacco, it’s a perfect winter scent that I absolutely love – warm, sensual and magnetic. And the cherry on the top is the vintage glass bottle, reminiscent of the golden age of perfumes, that would look absolutely stunning on anyone’s vanity. Add … Continue Reading

How to get festive in 1 easy step. Step 1: Rock an all-red outfit. Step 2: You are all done! For this fun and instantly festive look, I paired this cute asymmetric pleated midi skirt from Cos with not one but 2 red sweaters from H&M. I wore a frill neck sweater underneath and threw … Continue Reading

Show me your books and I’ll tell you who you are. Today on the blog, I’ve picked my favorite coffee table books in art, architecture, fashion, culture, photography and so much more. Nothing beats leafing through large beautiful illustrations on a lazy Sunday morning. If I could bottle that feeling and keep it with me … Continue Reading

Today I’m bringing a little fitness Motivation to your feed so we can get this week started off right! Maxim and I tried this Upper Body HIIT workout by MrAndMrsMuscle and boy did we break a sweat. It’s the perfect high intensity workout flow to wake up your muscles and get your blood flowing. https://opalbyopal.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/video-output-D39514EC-F1FF-4C26-9703-324162AC4C5A.mp4 … Continue Reading

We wanted a tree but got a TREE. Help me decorate it! This 9 feet Balsam Fir beauty came from a local Home Depot and even though getting it home was a struggle, it’s here. In all of it’s majestic needle-y, piny, green glory. It smells amazing and takes up the better part of my … Continue Reading

What gets you in the holiday spirit? For me, it’s the energy of being in the city during this time of year. The hustle and bustle of the crowds, the beautifully decorated streets & storefronts, and of course the holiday shops. This time last year the Oculus (where these photos were shot) was booming with … Continue Reading

https://opalbyopal.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/9-Bench-Workouts.mov Starting the week off RIGHT with a full-body workout that anyone can do at home. All you need is a bench and it wakes-up all of the muscles from your core to arms to your legs and booty! 🍑  Workout Tips: Do 3-4 sets of each circuit. Do all of the workouts in a … Continue Reading

Sharing another simple morning skincare routine with a few of my favorite products right now. I’m loving the Fenty Skin line for an easy straight to the point regimen, complemented with the Caudalie Beauty Elixir for a quick refresh, a Gua Sha massage tool to help with circulation, my favorite Shiseido eye cream and finally … Continue Reading