STYLE ME GRASIE » fashion & lifestyle blog by grasie mercedes


twirling lbd

Just twirling around in my LBD. Also, playing with this socks + heels trend.View full post »

oversized blue coat + black skinny jeans + sneakers

casual monday

I want to be comfortable when traveling, but I’m not down with looking a mess. My solution? Wear my stretchiestView full post »

rydell high school t-shirt from Grease


I posted the longest Instagram caption in history! Or at least the longest in my history. And because I’m stillView full post »

who what wear x target collection - STYLE ME GRASIE

who what wear collection

So, in the spirit of fashion week, I styled my favorites from the collection to put together a look that I think isView full post »

valentine’s day fiesta

My first date with Damien was at a Mexican restaurant here in LA. Since that magical night, when we fell in love overView full post »

varsity jacket ootd street style

varsity jacket

So, with my city slicker education, I missed out on that whole thing. You know, that thing, when you date a boy andView full post »

ny / la

I’m an east coast girl living a west coast life and this sweatshirt says it all.View full post »

fresh faced

On this day, I felt like going for a muted look, something clean and natural.View full post »

can’t believe that worked

One of the most gratifying things for me is when I put two articles of clothing together that I think won’t workView full post »

moto love

It’s just one of those pieces; it will never go out of style and will (hopefully) fit for life.View full post »


People love to throw the word “hipster” around, but I want to give some love to the “prepster.”View full post »

statement pants

Happy Friday! I got my party pants on and I’m ready for the weekend!View full post »


My favorite thing in the world is when people think I’m still in my 20s…View full post »

clean slate

If I worked in an office, this would be my business wear. Professional yet chic, cozy yet polished.View full post »

that coat tho

I currently have 7 faux fur coats/jackets in my wardrobe, someone call faux PETA, because I clearly have a problem!View full post »

winter lace

I love white lace especially during the winter; it’s such a delicate contrast to the season.View full post »


Over the weekend I watched a Netflix documentary called “Fresh Dressed” and it was fantastic. It was allView full post »

hello 2016

It’s amazing how invincible you feel in your 20s, then you hit your 30s and everything starts slowly fallingView full post »

happy new year!

Ever notice that at every party you’ve ever been to or thrown, everyone always ends up in the kitchen? Not sureView full post »

new year plaid

And with that, the holidays are officially behind us and we can look towards a brand spanking new year. I hope you hadView full post »

merry christmas!

It’s our tradition is to get together on Christmas Eve and have a huge dinner, lots of Christmas cookies and toView full post »

faux fur hack

If you’re a regular to this site (and I hope you are), this faux fur piece may look familiar.View full post »

little black jeans

A couple of nights ago, I opted to wear these little black jeans instead of a little black dress to my commercialView full post »

holiday gift guide : burberry favorites

If you’re looking to spoil a loved one, there’s no better place, than this iconic British luxury brand.View full post »

holiday tabletop decorating

This is the first holiday season Damien and I are spending in our new apartment. I wanted to take advantage of ourView full post »

the proof

Though I let my hair dry naturally and wore it curly a few times using these products, I think they really excelled,View full post »

holiday skirt

This weekend kicked off the first of a handful of holiday parties Damien and I will be attending this season.View full post »

get on the boat

I tested out the process and designed my own pair, with my GMF (Grasie Mercedes Fahey) initials on the side. IView full post »

holiday neutral

Every year around this time, I switch out my everyday bag of choice to something more festive. I usually go with a redView full post »

that collar tho?

In this look, I continue my love affair with matching sets and broke up the print on print action with my new favoriteView full post »

travel buddies

YAY! I got the hubs on the blog today! When I heard about Brahmin’s new men’s collection, I knew I had toView full post »

coffee break

As much as I love my phone, there’s something really nice about looking down at a chic watch for the time,View full post »


Ooh la la, I did it! I went for a deep, dark lip y’all. You know I love my red lips and play around with pink andView full post »

baby blue

Maybe because I find it calming. Maybe because I love the ocean and my favorite place to be is the beach. Maybe becauseView full post »

striped + curled

My obsession with stripes will never die and here’s another example why. That rhymed!View full post »

fuzzy vest

I want to live in this vest from White + Warren. No seriously. It’s the comfiest thing I own and you can easilyView full post »

winter wear

When dressing for winter, I’m a big fan of boots and clothing that are functional AND stylish. Just becauseView full post »

pops of red

This is a classic “Grasie” outfit. Comfy top, jeans, kicks with a pop of color and/or print.View full post »

balmain x h&m

Set a reminder for 8 am EST on November 5, 2015 because that’s when the Balmain x H&M collection goes onView full post »

cozy neck

And my love affair with plaid, denim jackets and red lips continues, because if it ain’t broke, don’t fixView full post »

twister dots

This wall makes me happy. It’s colorful and reminds me of Twister, one of my favorite childhood games.View full post »

the shirt dress

Versatility is a dress you can wear as a shirt. A dress that looks oversized chic but also covers the big lunch youView full post »

black tie ready

I’m obsessed with the color of this gown and want to wear it to a black-tie event immediately! (Someone pleaseView full post »

lady of leisure

Until then, I’ll wear this sweatshirt ironically for those who know me, know I am anything but!View full post »

pink for a cause

I’m obsessed with this hot pink top from Tadashi Shoji…so obsessed I wore it 3 times last week! ButView full post »

chic in all black

When wearing only one color, the trick is to mix different textures, so your outfit doesn’t fall flat.View full post »

red plaid

What I will say is that plaid is definitely the number one trend of the season. Besides the fact that plaid screamsView full post »

dresses with kicks

So my new favorite thing is wearing dresses with sneakers; and not just casual dresses but also dressier dresses.View full post »

pop of blue

I love knits for fall and St. John has high-end, luxury pieces, perfect for the season.View full post »

sailor chic

When I put this look together, I declared it “sailor chic!” It reminds me of something Popeye would wear ifView full post »

missing fall

October is the only time of year when I truly miss New York and an east coast fall. There is something so magical aboutView full post »

rue + rue

It’s Wednesday and lately I’ve found myself really looking forward to the weekend. I think that’s aView full post »


I’ve never been a fan of highly edited images (though I will admit to removing scars and a pimple here andView full post »

plaid play

You know I like having fun with fashion, so I layered this plaid dress over my plaid button-down and wore it like aView full post »


I paired this dress from BNKR with my new Coach booties, for a look that I can take from day to night, from a workView full post »

first day of fall

No matter how dressed up I can be sometimes, I’m a casual gal at heart and fall is the perfect time to show offView full post »


I’m excited to announce my collaboration with the #MAKEYOURMARC program, celebrating real women who doView full post »

someone you love

In a world where we are constantly on our phones and rushing here or there, it’s nice to take a moment to justView full post »

nyfw : heidi merrick

I love Heidi. She’s the epitome of effortless, laid-back, Cali chic style.View full post »

nyfw : kira plastinina

This year I was fortunate enough to get featured in The New York Times (with Jenny also in Kira!), ELLE magazine (withView full post »

nyfw : bcbg

In one day I attended 3 shows, shot 2 looks, had a meeting and went to an event!View full post »

layers and boots

Before I get into NYFW coverage, I wanted to share more of my favorites for fall. Living in LA, you really appreciateView full post »

falling for fall

By now, you know all about my love for plaid and this coat is feeding that obsession; I can’t wait to wear itView full post »


There are certain pieces you hold onto in life because they are timeless; they will never go out of style and work withView full post »

that fit

The most important thing to me about a great pair of jeans is the fit. They have to be comfortable, make me feel sexyView full post »

fall leopard

The seasons are changing and I’m eager for knits, so I threw on this mustard cardigan to compliment my leopardView full post »

black basics

A simple black dress and boots are the perfect pair for pretty much any occasion. Great for dinner, a birthday party orView full post »

summer leopard

I love a great pair of leopard heels; they are the perfect accent for a more subtle ensemble.View full post »

what’s your sign?

Yours is a world of glamour, compassion and unconditional love. Too much reality makes you grumpy and depressed, andView full post »

purple rain

I decided to name this post Purple Rain for three reasons…View full post »

Levi’s® x Who What Wear

Adding layer upon layer, we had a blast pulling together our looks. I’ve always been a huge fan of Levi’s®View full post »

kira plastinina

Kira Plastinina is one of my favorite designers and the designer of this dress. One day when I’m a millionaireView full post »

swinging around

This top makes me happy. It’s loose, swingy and leopard print, so what’s not to love?View full post »

don’t be a prude

There’s some stupid voice inside my head that likes to sneak up on me and tell me “You’re too old toView full post »

purple ted

Ted is known for his statement florals, which is what I usually gravitate towards, but something about the purple hueView full post »

lou & grey

Laid back, chic, beach vibes via comfy pieces that fit and feel great! The store is beautiful and airy and the perfectView full post »

mellow yellow

Passions are passions for a reason and no matter what else is happening in life, you have to make time forView full post »


But sometimes having my tatas at the verge of exposure isn’t an option.View full post »

back to school fever

It’s an exciting time full of new beginnings and endless possibilities.View full post »

meet me

Get complimentary metallic body art and a mini-manicure inspired by the new #ExpressJeans.View full post »


Silver fox, she’s a fox, he’s a fox, that’s a stone cold fox, I find them all amusing.View full post »


It was even more of a delight to discover that the designers are Dominican; and my piece was coming from theView full post »

holding on

I yearn for hot summer days at the beach and before I know it the season is almost over and I’ve been to theView full post »

stella & dot

I was honored when they asked me to take part and I’m so happy with the final product.View full post »

leafy greens

Yesterday, I spent the day with a crew of talented YouTubers including the queen of beauty, Michelle Phan!View full post »

happy accident

It was a happy accident that my commercial agent is very happy with…View full post »

get active

It’s all about finding the fitness routine that fits your lifestyle and the active wear than can keep up and lookView full post »

all brown

I usually shy away from wearing brown because the color is so similar to my skin tone. But, I recently decided to goView full post »

in color

A cute little number for summer weddings and showers.View full post »

back to it

…I come home with an invigorating energy to do more, to work harder and to make sh*t happen.View full post »

union square

When you’re making your way through the big city, there is no shooting around people or avoiding other humans.View full post »


Versatile, chic and perfect for summer.View full post »

just chatting

I try to breathe through those moments and remember how fortunate I am. Then I take it all one step at a time.View full post »

my wish lyst

I’m an avid chain store shopper but I love to splurge on great designer pieces from time to time.View full post »

summer in hand

I’m pairing this chic clutch from Brahmin with a more sophisticated look, that’s perfect for the holiday.View full post »

happy weekend

I’m all about the little dresses this season; definitely a summer go-to.View full post »

stars & stripes

I’m all about wearing our flag for the 4th via stars and stripes.View full post »


I love color! But if you’ve been here more than once, you probably already know that.View full post »

dress me up

Flowy dresses and sandals might just be my summer uniform this season.View full post »

bluest blue

It’s a perfect color for spring and summer, also a great dress for wedding season!View full post »

fashion dare

I’ve recently given myself the fashion dare of dressing more ladylike and polished even on my days off.View full post »

summer flare

Flare jeans and 70s fashion in general, always comes back in style and this summer they’re having a real moment.View full post »

holes & rips

They give off such a “laid back/I didn’t try to hard” vibe, that I’m super on board with.View full post »

island vibes

I’m craving a hot beach, warm water, poolside cocktails and a cool, island breeze.View full post »

all white

Not to get too “woo woo” on you, but I do believe in the energy of the Universe and attracting what yourView full post »

midnight blue

With all the dinners and events I have to go to as part of my “job description,” I’m often at a lossView full post »

ready to wear

When the woman who designed your wedding dress starts designing ready-to-wear, you get excited.View full post »

prints party

I’m a big fan of laid back looks with bold pairings, that you can wear all season long.View full post »

rainbow brite

When I saw these steps in my new hood, it took me back to my Rainbow Brite days.View full post »

orange you glad

See what I did there? Happy Friday!View full post »

summer stripes

Fun and light, it can take you from day to night, from the beach to the bar.View full post »

jungle gurl aloha

With bikini season around the corner, I wanted to share so new things happening at my BFF Natalie’s swim lineView full post »

hello weekend

It’s Friday!!! And I’m beat! Between moving, shooting, the blog and everything in between, I’ve beenView full post »

dots and graffiti

It’s the graffiti organza dress and I feel like a mod princess, when I wear it.View full post »

white out

It’s called The Bates Motel because it’s on the corner of Bates & Sunset and used to be as creepy asView full post »

summer’s knocking

It’s been a couple of 80+ degree days here in LA and I’m whipping out the shorts and tanks.View full post »

la blooms

The flowers look unreal; like someone put the contrast way up on Mother Nature.View full post »

pop of yellow

This time of year, brights and florals are always a great option, but keeping it neutral works too.View full post »

mom knows best

From your bag, to your shoes and even your lipstick, you can step up any look with the extras.View full post »

built for play

Growing up in NYC, I spent my days running on grassless streets and playing on basketball courts.View full post »

lavender layers

This LUBLU dress is a fantastic take on the color blocking trend; flawlessly layering solids and prints.View full post »

festival dressing

I paired this strappy cami with these adorable, pom pom trimmed shorts for a look that’s fit for your favorite,View full post »


Brushable sequins is a playful new trend that’s super hot this spring.View full post »

classic with a twist

I’m all about unexpected accents for creating classic looks with a twist.View full post »

live by your own rules

When I was 13, I was painfully awkward and insecure. I couldn’t look people in the eye and thought I was theView full post »

playing dress up

It makes me feel like a kid again playing dress up, plus there’s nothing I love more than a one-of-a-kindView full post »

back fringe

The back fringe detail is just perfect and definitely an eye-catching accent.View full post »


Whether it’s the embroidered design on this sweater or the perforation of these pumps, it’s the uniquenessView full post »


With festival season in full swing, I’m totally into the retro look of these Joe’s Jeans overalls.View full post »

knits and denim

Casual knits and denim are a classic combination that I’ll always embrace. As much as I love dressing up,View full post »

sachin & babi

Sachin & Babi is beautiful women’s wear line, from a husband and wife designer duo, that features some ofView full post »


I’m usually the girl in lots of color and prints, but sometimes I go for a softer look and wear head to toeView full post »

the trina dress

It’s the vacation dress, the fun dress, the “I feel fabulous” dress and all those things make meView full post »

take risks, have fun

That’s what I tell people most, when they ask me about my style; I say take risks and have fun!View full post »

bloom into spring

The transition is pretty easy living here in sunny Los Angeles, but there are still some changes to be made.View full post »

all about the classics

Trends come and go, but these classic pieces will always be in style.View full post »

faux fur + tex mex

This past week I visited a Tex-Mex spot that Damien and I have been meaning to try, and I’m happy to say, thisView full post »

dressy set

Sexy and fun yet still appropriate for the office or a business meeting.View full post »

varsity blues

It’s the perfect mix of preppy meets edgy; moto meets varsity.View full post »

happy birthday to me

There’s something very liberating about stepping out of my comfort zone, every once in a while.View full post »

nyfw : turtle & trench

On this day, my attempt to stay warm was achieved with this super cozy, turtleneck sweater from LUBLU and light trenchView full post »

nyfw : lublu

Her pieces are unique, chic, fun and special. I wore this super warm dress in New York and it may have been the onlyView full post »

nyfw : plaid coat

This was my first look for Friday, because instead of waiting till my last day to wear sneakers and be casual, IView full post »

be mine

I want to dedicate this post to the best husband in the world and my best friend.View full post »

about that life

As my birthday quickly approaches, I find myself thinking about my life more than usual.View full post »

my grammy night

Last night, I had the privilege of attending the Grammys as a guest of Crest 3D White Whitestrips. It was a blast!View full post »

set it up

This best part about sets, is that you can wear them together, but also pair them with other great pieces separately.View full post »

on black

It’s the one color that never goes out of style and always looks effortlessly chic.View full post »

forever striped

I’m sure I said it before, but I’ll say it again, I’m obsessed with stripes! They are so classic andView full post »

spring preview

Next season, I’m looking forward to bright, bold colors and floral prints and so, I was inspired to embrace thoseView full post »

weekend flannel

Flannel shirts have been my recent go-to, for comfy, everyday wear. There are perfect for our mild, LA winters and workView full post »

romping around

Rompers here, rompers there, rompers everywhere!View full post »

that combo

There’s something so feminine and chic about this combo that I can (and do) wear it over and over again.View full post »

tropical vibes

In LA, there are few rules when it comes to color and print; both are embraced all year round.View full post »

workout wednesday

In honor of #workoutwednesday I wanted to chat physical health. I’m the worst when it comes to sticking to aView full post »

geo dress

Something about the shapes and angles were so much more interesting to me, than just plain, ole numbers.View full post »

baby blues

Pairing denim with denim has become a go-to for me; it’s a fun way to wear neutrals and play with theView full post »

love for pants

I grew up going to Catholic school, which meant wearing a uniform skirt for 12 years of my life. It really made meView full post »

style me crush : it’s super fashion

The Golden Globes were last night and award season is in full swing, so to keep in theme, I wanted my January Style MeView full post »

when it was cold

I would love to wear more outfits like these; knits, faux fur and leather, oh my!View full post »

oversized turtle

After all the eating I did this holiday season, I’m super into any article of clothing that’s oversized.View full post »

tickled pink

Pink was my favorite color as a child, but I’ve pretty much abandoned it since…View full post »

happy 2015!

In 2015, I’m making a promise to myself to simply live life to the fullest.View full post »

faux fur collar

I love how luxe a faux fur collar can look. It takes a military inspired jacket and makes it easy to dress it up.View full post »

print on plaid

Hope you had a wonderful Christmas and that Santa brought you everything on your list.View full post »

merry, merry

For all these glorious plans, I’m going comfy with oversized sweaters like this one and cozy jeans.View full post »

beanie baby

What’s better than a beanie to throw on your head when you don’t feel like doing your hair?View full post »

warm and fuzzy

I was determined to find something warm and fuzzy to take along…mission accomplished!View full post »

ring my bell

Something about flare jeans that transport any look to the 1970s.View full post »

all that glitters

From dinner to cocktails to an all out holiday shindig, you can’t go wrong with gold sequins and embellishedView full post »

pin me

It took a very casual, boyish look and gave it a feminine, chic touch.View full post »

green with gwen

She’s talented, original and one bad-ass entrepreneur.View full post »

more mustard please

I love the color mustard…it’s interesting, unexpected and perfect for fall and winter.View full post »

holiday bash

#CelebrateYou and ring in holiday party season with complimentary mini manicures, sips & snacks…View full post »

leather and tweed

It’s like “ladies who brunch” meets “Silverlake hipsters” which pretty much sums up myView full post »

style me crush : ashley & an

I’m crushing on Ashley and An and together we are crushing on winter whites and pastels!View full post »

white soles + black friday

In honor of the big shopping weekend, I’m sharing some of my favorite sales going on today and throughout theView full post »

sassy new year’s

For my final Grove holiday look, I visited the new Revolve pop-up shop to find the perfect dress to ring in the newView full post »

festive christmas

There is no place in Los Angeles that feels more like Christmas than The Grove.View full post »

cozy thanksgiving

It’s Thanksgiving week and I’ve partnered with The Grove LA to bring you three holiday looks for theView full post »

dots on dots

After yesterday’s less traditional approach to holiday dressing, I’m going classic chic today.View full post »

’tis the season

Last week, I gave you a sneak peek into my holiday dressing ideas, but now that we are exactly one week away fromView full post »


This oversized scarf saved my life while in NY. It was the perfect companion to keep me warm and cozy.View full post »

this is fall

There is nothing prettier than yellow leaves! Bright, bold and happy, they make NYC so beautiful in the fall.View full post »


The weather was fall perfect and I was on cloud 9. New York will always be home and fall is definitely my favorite timeView full post »

casual sparkle

Instead of pairing it with high heels and faux fur, I’m taking the casual sparkle approach.View full post »

my style

No matter what’s on trend or in fashion, I like to stick to what makes me feel great and what I’mView full post »


Heidi Merrick is the most perfect designer. She’s a Cali girl with a matching aesthetic, that embodies cool.View full post »


LBDs (little black dresses) are great! LBDs with fantastic detail and structure that set them apart from your averageView full post »

swimsuit out

Just because fall and winter are upon us, doesn’t mean you have to retire your swimsuit until next summer.View full post »

sweater dress

One of my favorite trends for fall is the sweater dress look. Whether a fitted frock or a chunky knit, I’m allView full post »

bye bye glasses

Tomorrow, I’m finally going to do something I’ve been wanting to do for ages…I’m getting LASIK!View full post »


No matter how much I love to dress up for events, auditions and shoots, my favorite looks are the simple ones whereView full post »

1 sweater, 3 outings

Recently, I was asked by the lovely ladies at The Glitter Guide to name a few of my favorite LA spots for a feature onView full post »

that coat

Every year around this time, I start craving winter coats.View full post »

check mate

It’s perfect for lots of occasions and professional enough for the office or an important meeting…I love aView full post »

friday flowers

We are in the middle of fall, but LA still looks like spring.View full post »

layer up

Layered looks always appear more styled, in the best way possible.View full post »

all black everything

When all else fails, all black everything, has your back. You can almost never be too dressed up or down when it comesView full post »


It’s such a strong hue that’s perfect for fall and the holidays.View full post »

style me crush : sazan

I mean, first off, what a babe! She’s also sweet as pie, super driven and such a blast to be around.View full post »

endless summer

With the endless summer LA has been experiencing, I find myself transitioning into fall at a slower pace.View full post »

hello boots

One of my favorite things about fall and winter is wearing boots.View full post »

what to wear

Figuring out what to wear on any given day can be “easy as pie” or “hard as a rock.”View full post »

check baby check baby

Sometimes I can get so caught up with keeping up with my life, that I forget to take the time to enjoy it.View full post »

who what wear x marshalls

Fall is my favorite time of year because there’s nothing I love more than layering; so I was beyond excited whenView full post »

denim on denim

It’s a fresh take on neutrals that I fully embrace.View full post »

cut outs and a slit

I love a great maxi dress but one with cut outs and a slit is even better.View full post »


I’m a big fan of supporting indie designers, especially when it’s my BFF!View full post »

grey is the new black

Grey is such a versatile hue, that easily takes you from the office, to cocktails with friends.View full post »

stripes are my weakness

I’ve always had an obsession with stripes so when I saw this matching set from Line & Dot, I knew it had toView full post »

i will what i want

Juggling three careers leaves little time for working out, but I will what I want and make it happen.View full post »

style me crush : the suarez sisters

From the moment I met these chicas, I fell in love with their style, energy and fun spirits.View full post »

nyfw : opposites attract

Sometimes two things that don’t seem to go together, actually go together perfectly.View full post »

nyfw : day 3

After two days of skirts and dresses, I was ready for some culottes!View full post »

nyfw : that plaid red dress

It’s been a hell of a time here in NYC, running to shows and events and catching up with blogger buds have allView full post »

nyfw : and so it begins

And so it begins! Today is day 1 of New York Fashion Week and I’m all smiles.View full post »


I always look forward to September. Even as a child, I would get excited to shop “back to school” and startView full post »

wear white always

I find it amusing when people still question whether or not you can wear white after Labor Day. Umm, YES! WearView full post »

live in it

Ever get something new and wear it to death? I do that with just about everything…View full post »

white collar

Just because the seasons are changing, doesn’t mean I’m running away from summery prints and open toeView full post »


Lately, all I want to do, is keep it simple. Neutrals and basics and staples, oh my!View full post »

tee dress

Versatile and comfy…my kind of dress!View full post »

staples for life

No matter how often I buy a colorful or printed piece for my wardrobe, I get most excited when I score a great staple.View full post »

style me crush : honey & silk

Her sweet nature, great style and gorgeous hair make for quite the triple threat.View full post »