Wide-Leg Jean Trend

Wide-Leg Jean Trend

One trend I want to stay around forever: WIDE-LEG JEANS I can't even believe how much I love this trend! I have to admit when I first saw this trend appearing I wasn't sure if it was for me. Because of my smaller frame, clothing that is larger or flowy can sometimes overwhelm me. So [...]

Wear White After Labor Day

Wear White After Labor Day

The old rule "don't wear white after Labor Day" is long gone. And even though it's super normal to continue to wear white through fall and winter, part of me really thinks it can feel super summery. (anyone else?!) So here's a few of my tips to take white into a fall without feeling summery. [...]

Half-Marathon Training

Half-Marathon Training

I'd say I'm an "avid runner," meaning that with my schedule I typically run about 3 or 4 days a week (depending on the season and what I have going on). I'm usually pretty happy with this; it keeps me pretty content with my fitness level and endurance. BUT then some crazy part of me [...]

FAQ’s

Where does the name for the blog come from?The name for this blog comes from my last name, Finan (pronounced with a long "i", like fine-an). So Finan Dandy sounds a bit like "fine and dandy"!Where are you from?I'm originally from central Illinois, went to Butler University (go dawgs!), then moved to Winston-Salem, North Carolina.Where [...]

Why I Love Running

Why I Love Running

"So you like running?! Why??" I get this question ALL. THE. TIME. How could I possibly enjoy running?  Now I know running isn't everyone's cup of tea, but it's by far my favorite way to exercise. There are so many physical and mental benefits to running, some personal added bonuses, and definitely a boost of [...]

About Me

About Me

My name is Kelsi, and welcome to Finan Dandy!  Here you'll find fashion that favors classic styles with trends sprinkled in, as well  as some other things I love like fitness (big runner), food (self-proclaimed foodie), and travel (always looking for where to go next). I started this blog as a creative outlet from my [...]