The Ambitionista

Say It With Cupcakes

Cozy Winter Ready Outfit

This Valentine’s Day, I’m skipping the heart-shaped boxes of chocolate and reaching for a sweet, seductive cupcake instead. If that petite treat just so happens to be from Sprinkle’s magical Cupcake ATM (uh, genius?) , who’s going to stop me?

Luckily, said Cupcake ATM just so happens to be near my neighborhood and I headed to the one in Beverly Hills. Confession: I’m a cupcake die-hard and this may or may not have been my 1787 time here.


Automatic cupcakes? Hint: the answer is yes.


I’ll take one of each, thank you very much.


Sweet, tasty Sprinkles for lunch > Boring salad.

Winter Boots

Nothing beats LA’s blue skies.

Winter Office Jacket

A quick peek inside their boutique: delicious human cupcakes on the left; adorable mini cupcakes for your furry friends on the right.

Ferragamo Clutch

Pairing my cupcake with a healthy dose of Ferragamo.

BCBG Jacket

Snacked on a couple when I got back to work (oops!) but brought home a week’s worth of cupcakes for By. Love is in the air, after all.

Dark Chocolate Sprinkles Cupcake

What are you doing for Valentine’s Day, Ambitionistas? Romantic dinner for two?
Cocktails with the girls? Do tell in the comments below.

Style Notes
Balmain Brown Sunglasses similar here
BCBG Black Wrap Cardigan similar here
Ann Taylor White Shirt similar here
Ferragamo Calf Hair Clutch similar here

Photos By Sabrina Hill of Party With No Cake
Special Thanks To Sprinkles Cupcakes Beverly Hills

Knock ’em Dead Valentine’s Day Accessories

This year, Valentine’s Day crept up on me and all of a sudden, we’re less than a week away from a holiday associated with lacy lingerie and romantic candlelight dinners. The only problem? I’ve been so knee-deep in emails and meetings this past month, that I haven’t had a chance to come up with a killer look for date night with the beau. For those Ambitionistas in the same boat, I put together Valentine essentials for the working woman.

So whether your style is classic, contemporary or casual, here’s everything you need to wow this weekend. Just pair a flattering black or red dress (or suit!) with one or more of these handpicked accessories.


Dolce & Gabbana red semi-sheer lipstick
Kendra Scott 14k cat’s eye black stud earrings
DVF metallic clutch
Yves Saint Laurent iconic rouge nail polish
Juliet & Company winged crystal earrings
Fendi fuchsia leather envelope clutch