Friday, February 12, 2016

Weekend Sales and Reviews

There's some great sales going on this Valentine's Day weekend.  Here is a roundup of all the best ones and my picks:

Nordstrom - up to 40% off Winter clearance (plaid scarf for $10, 75% off THIS layered sweater )
Ann Taylor - extra 50% off sale styles + FREE SHIPPING on ANY order w/code: HOLIDAY (blush cross body HERE, bow print scarf HERE)
Loft - extra 60% off sweaters, 50% off sale styles, 40% off wear now styles (melange open cardigan)
J.Crew - extra 40% off final sale w/code: SHOPSALE (raglan striped sweatshirt)
Asos - 20% off w/code: LINCOLN (love THIS blush crochet dress)
Banana Republic - 40% off w/code: BRFIT (love this ruffle tank)
Kate Spade - extra 25% off w/code: SPOTON (adore THIS pink blush tote)
Modcloth - 20% off w/code: SMOOCHES (great time to get my pink heart tea set HERE, just ordered THIS)
Shabby Apple mint tulle bloom skirt blush long sleeve tee Zara sequin clutch nude pigalle louboutin pumpsMint tulle skirt (similar HERE for under $40) // Blush tee (similar HERE) // Zara sequin clutch (similar HERE for $15) // Necklace (similar HERE) // Louboutin pumps (similar HERE) // Mint bangle (similar HERE) // Vintage gemstone bracelet (similar HERE) // Nail polish (buy HERE)

See full outfit post HERE. If you love tulle skirts, I found a dupe to my mint version HERE for under $40! I love tulle skirts so much!  You can see all the different outfits I've worn HEREHERE, HERE and HERE.
BP Katrina Pointy Toe Lace-Up Flat, Kate Spade bow watch, Modcloth Oh Peppy Days Top, Tory Burch Mini Robinson in luggageCognac lace up flats (buy HERE) // Polka dot top (buy HERE) // Loft jeans (buy HERE) // Tory Burch purse (similar HERE) // Kate Spade bow watch (buy HERE) // Cross over ring (buy HERE) // Red nail polish (buy HERE

Finding comfortable shoes is one of the THE HARDEST things for me! These cognac lace up flats are so amazing!  I was shocked at how soft and comfortable they were the very first time I wore them.  They are faux leather which explains the affordable price (under $60).  I find that faux leather can sometimes be stiff and cut into your feet but these feel buttery soft.  Sizing does run on the smaller side so I'd recommend sizing up.  I took my normal size 5 and they fit perfectly which usually means that the shoe runs small.  It comes in 3 different colors and you can buy it HERE.  Would highly recommend!
Chicwish poppy print dress Dreaming of hana prom dress Ann Taylor red leather clutch Ily Couture pearl braceletPoppy dress (xsp, buy HERE, skirt version HERE) // Red clutch (similar HERE) // Ily Couture bracelet (buy HERE)

Click HERE for more photos and to read the full post. This is still one of my all time favorite dress (and so affordable) and will be perfect for Spring and Summer.  I took these photos before announcing my pregnancy last Summer.  Every time I see this dress, it makes me smile because I was trying so hard to conceal my baby bump. :)  I love that this dress is available in petites (I'm wearing XSP) and is available in a skirt version HERE. You can buy the dress HERE.
Baublebar Flora Collar, Clare V leopard foldover clutch, Goodnight Macaroon Arielle Pink Crewneck Classic Knit Sweater, Ivanka Trump Tropica ghillie lace up flats, Paige denim verdugo white cropped jeansPink sweater (buy HERE or similar HERE) // Blush lace up flats (buy HERE or similar HERE) // Leopard clutch (buy HERE) // Paige denim white jeans (buy HERE or cheaper HERE) // Baublebar flora necklace (buy HERE)

I'm loving this candy pink knit sweater!  Small sizes see to be sold out right now but they usually re-stock based on demand.  Sizing runs big but I like the over sized fit.  It's currently on sale and would recommend!
AG distressed super skinny jeans Kate Spade lottie pumps Ann Taylor striped shoulder zip shirt Sole Society flamingo scarf Loeffler Randall rider bagAnn Taylor striped tee (similar HERE) // Flamingo scarf (similar HERE) // Pink pumps (buy HERE) // Distressed jeans (buy HERE or cheaper HERE) // Cognac belt (similar HERE) // Rider bag (buy HERE) // Gold watch (buy HERE)

Stripes and flamingos?  Yes please!  If you're looking for a flamingo scarf, THIS ONE is a good option for under $20!  Also, if you love my striped shirt, I found THIS ONE that is very similar.
BP Katrina Pointy Toe Lace-Up Flat, Ivanka Trump Tropica ghillie lace up flatsCognac lace up flats (buy HERE) // Navy lace up flats (buy HERE) // Blush lace up flats (buy HERE) // Black lace up flats (buy HERE)

I never reviewed the Ivanka Trump lace up flats but clearly I love them. They aren't as comfortable as the cognac ones however I would still recommend them.  Sizing runs small so I'd recommend going up at least 1/2 a size!  Obviously they are amazing otherwise I wouldn't have bought there colors. lol
You can buy them HERE.  Another good option that won't break the bank are these HERE.
CeCe by Cynthia Steffe Bow Front Shift Dress, Chanel WOC, Charles David Pact polka dot pumpsBow front shift dress (buy HERE) // Polka dot pumps (buy HERE) // Chanel Woc (cheaper HERE)

Remember my black bow shift dress HERE? Now it's available in this gorgeous hot pink color!  My black dress came in petites but the pink one is regular sizes only.  I compared the 0 Petite and the regular 0 and there is a slight difference in the width and length.  In full disclosure, I haven't officially tried on the pink dress - baby has been keeping me very busy!  This is a great dress because it's very forgiving.  The shift style leaves you a lot of room to breathe and no sucking in needed. :)  It's a great option for expecting mothers and can be worn post partum while your body bounces back.
AG distressed super skinny jeans, Clare V leopard foldover clutch, Goodnight Macaroon Arielle Pink Crewneck Classic Knit Sweater, Pink gemstone ringPink sweater (buy HERE or similar HERE) // Distressed jeans (buy HERE or cheaper HERE) // Leopard clutch (buy HERE) // Pink gold split shank ring (similar HERE) // Red nail polish (buy HERE) // Rug (buy HERE)

It's hard to see in this photo but I found a similar dupe to my pink ring HERE.   I also found THIS ONE if your size is sold out. 
Chanel pearl brooch, Chanel The vocabulary of style book, faux silk peonies in glass vase, Gold urchin, Grey trellis tufted rug, Kate Spade gold striped thermal mug, Oval marble coffee table, Rosanna Gold Trim Porcelain Wine Coaster, YSL lipstickMarble coffee table (buy HERE) // Grey trellis rug (buy HERE) // Peonies (buy HERE) // Gold urchin (buy HERE) // Gold lip tray (buy HERE) // Chanel pearl brooch // YSL lipstick (buy HERE)  // Gold striped thermal mug (buy HERE) // Eyeglasses (similar HERE) // Chanel book (buy HERE)

This gold lip dish is so cute!  It's supposed to be a wine coaster but I'll be using it as a jewelry dish.  It measures 5 1/4" in diameter which is great to put rings, brooches and earrings in.  Would definitely recommend.  You can buy it HERE.

SHOP: Instagram Outfits | Currently Loving | Current Sales

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Sale Alert: Up to 75% off Kate Spade Surprise Sale

Kate Spade is having a surprise sale! Get up to 75% off - so many adorable things at amazing prices. Click HERE to shop the sale! Sale ends 2/11 at 11:59 p.m pacific time.  Here are my picks: (click on ANY item you like)
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- daycation bon shopper (comes in a diaper bag HERE)
- daycation neda (love this passport holder HERE)
- bow back fit and flare dress (2 colors)  
- cove street provence (3 colors) 

SHOP: Instagram Outfits | Currently Loving | Current Sales

Monday, February 8, 2016

Review: Drapey Cardigan, Plaid Hem Dress, Sequin Elbow Patch Dress

Baublebar Crystal Grendel Bib, BP runway cognac boots, Petite black leggings, SheIn Apricot Long Sleeve Asymmetric SweaterCardigan (buy HERE) // White tee (buy HERE) // Baublebar necklace (buy HERE) // Black leggings (buy HERE) // Cognac boots (similar HERE) // Tory Burch purse (similar HERE)

Room detailsRug (buy HERE) // Pink tufted chair (buy HEREmatching bench HERE) // Striped bow pillow (buy HERE) // Gold Ampersand (buy HERE)
Gold pouf // Dress Form // Gold Shelves DIY (similar shelving HERE) // Similar gold mirror // Polka Dot glasses
Eiffel Tower bookends (similar HERE) // Necklace // Ampersand canvas art (similar HERE)


If you love cardigans, this one is so cute and very cozy!  The neutral color is so easy to wear and it'll transition nicely into Spring.  Even though there's only one size, this one fits just fine on me and I'm 5' tall and typically wear size XS.   I would say this would fit anyone that is usually an XS to a size medium. The length in the back is shorter but still covers your butt if you want to wear it with leggings.  The front length is longer than I would prefer but I kind of like the oversized look.  This cardigan drapes nicely and you can see another pic at the end of the post.  I can see this looking super cute with white jeans and ankle booties.  I would recommend it!  You can buy it HERE.


Friday, February 5, 2016

Heart Sweater For Under $35

Betsey Johnson Heart Raglan Sweater, Christian Louboutin Pigalle pumps, Petite  white jeans, Tory Burch mini Robinson tote in rose pinkHeart raglan sweater (buy HERE) // White jeans (similar HERE) // Louboutin pumps (similar HERE or cheaper HERE) // Tory Burch purse (similar HERE) // Kate Spade faux pearl earrings (similar HERE) // Lipstick in fetish pink (buy HERE) // Bauble bar mason pave ring (buy HERE)

You know I have a thing for elbow patches right?  How perfect is this heart sweater for Valentine's Day?  It's so soft and comes in three different colors!  You're welcome. :)


 

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