Monday, April 3, 2017

FINDING FLARES

If you remember in THIS post, I brought out my wide leg jeans because I was feening for flares and I couldn't find any that didn't cost way too much for something so trendy. Well Banana Republic to the rescue! For some starnge reason these on trend flares were on super sale and I got them around $30. Talk about deal of the day. Nonetheless, I'd love to find some that also cover my shoes. I think I need to go wider at the bottem and even longer to make that happen. If anyone has tips on altering flares to cover the shoe, please do let me know. 

WEARING: $8 SCARF FROM AMAZON, loft shawl sweater, banana republic flares (SIMILAR)
WORN TO: church
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Monday, March 27, 2017

FISHNETS & DENIM

So supposedly it's spring, but it's windy, rainy, chilly & perfect weather for me to wear some faux fur and keep my ankles warm with fishnets underneath my denim. Anyone else giving this trend a try?

WEARING: FAUX FUR VEST ONLY $22 & $7 THIGH HIGH FISHNETS (both from amazon), h&m blouse, ARTICLES OF SOCIETY JEANS, jean michel cazabat pumps (SPLURGE), REECE ZEBRAWOOD & EMERALD WATCH
WORN TO: dinner

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Monday, March 13, 2017

JORD: TELLING MORE THAN TIME

The value of a watch is not in being able to tell how much time has passed, but in being aware of the need to make the time count. Moments are bigger than minutes and your watch should tell more than time. ~ from the JORD website~
There's still time to enter the JORD watch giveaway. Details below! 

G I V E A W A Y
-WHAT: $25 e gift code for everyone who enters + 1 grand prize $100 e gift code winner for the watch of your choice
-HOW: all you have to do is take 30 seconds & enter to win HERE
-ENDS: giveaway ends 3/19/17 & codes expire 5/31/17
G O O D   L U CK !

WEARING: BOOHOO $12 DRESS, forever 21 poncho (CUTE OPTION), unisa over the knee boots (NEARLY IDENTICAL), jord watch
WORN TO: a day party

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Luxury Wooden Watch

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

WATCH IT: JORD GIVEAWAY

I feel as naked without my watch as I do without my iPhone. Besides the fact that I’m habitually on time with the help of my watches keeping me on track, they are also a great accessory to spruce up any outfit. Sooooooooooo when JORD WATCHES reached out about teaming up, of course I couldn’t say no! They have truly unique watches made of wood — yes wood people! And all types of wood (13 to be exact) from maple to zebrawood, which MY WATCH is made of.
Aside from my awesome REECE ZEBRAWOOD & EMERALD WATCH I'm super excited about this partnership because it comes with a giveaway for my readers! And because JORD WATCHES carries both MEN'S WATCHES & WOMEN'S WATCHES this giveaway is for everyone! Details below. 

G I V E A W A Y
-WHAT: $25 e gift code for everyone who enters + 1 grand prize $100 e gift code winner for the watch of your choice
-HOW: all you have to do is take 30 seconds & enter to win HERE
-ENDS: giveaway ends 3/19/17 & codes expire 5/31/17

G O O D   L U CK !
Luxury Wooden Watch

Monday, February 27, 2017

WINTER NEUTRALS

Although it's still cold outside, we finally had a weekend with no rain and I am officially looking forward to spring; rocking my winter neutrals with a pop of sunshine. Happy Monday!

WEARING: old navy cardigan (NEED THIS ONE), banana republic jeans, unisa boots (CUTE SPRING OPTION), gifted scarf 
WORN TO: the movies

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 On another note, I've teamed up with JORD to giveaway a fabulous wood watch! More details about JORD in my next post,  but don't want until then to enter the giveaway. Do it HERE now!


Tuesday, February 14, 2017

L.O.V.E

Love is patient; love is kind; love is not envious or boastful or arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; it does not rejoice in wrongdoing, but rejoices in the truth. It bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things. Love never ends. (1 Corinthians 13:4-8)

WEARINGJ CREW PLEAT DRESS, unisa boots (SUPER CUTE FOR $34), nordstrom necklace, neiman marcus bag
WORN TO: church

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Monday, February 6, 2017

CASINO ROYALE

 
I went to my company’s casino themed holiday party last month and multiple people told me I was dressed perfect for the theme. That wasn’t really the plan. I literally pulled out the dressiest most covered look I could find because it was about 30 degrees that night and I left my coat on because again, it was about 30 degrees. However, instead of bursting everyone’s bubble and telling them the real reason I choose this look (warmth), I just played along and said, “Thank you! So glad you noticed my efforts”. Ha! Happy white lie Monday! 

WEARING: zara jumpsuit (VERY SIMILARBANANA COAT ON SALE FOR $167, j crew necklace, jean michel cazabat pumps, bag from dsw (i think)
WORN TO: my company holiday party

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Tuesday, January 24, 2017

TARTAN TOO LATE?

 

So when in the season is it too late to wear tartan pants? I originally intended on wearing these beauties to Midnight Mass on Christmas, but it was far too cold to have my ankles exposed. I still have yet to wear them anywhere, and now I'm wondering did I miss the boat until next holiday? Let me know what you think please and thank you.

WEARING: J CREW PANTS ON SALE FOR $40!!FAUX FUR STOLE FROM AMAZON, jean michel cazabat heels (SPLURGE), target sunnies

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Moments before this stranger's dog attacked me for my faux fur. Totally worth the shot though :)

Monday, January 16, 2017

TREAT YO SELF: LOUBOUTIN

 I don't know about you but being that I am single with no kids, I spoil myself during the holidays, because if I don't who will? Plus the sales are so good...
My biggest treat to myself this past Christmas were these shoes followed by several cocktail dresses including this one from Bloomingdales. 
 
I was originally supposed to be responsible and spend that money on a new laptop, but BOOOOOOOOOO. Laptops are no fun. I'll wait until mine dies completely and enjoy my shoes and all my dresses in the meantime. 
PS Isn't this dress so much better going than it is coming? Love the back! 

WEARING: AQUA LACE DRESS, louboutin heels (NICE OPTION), neiman marcus bag
WORN TO: a holiday party at MOAD

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