Saturday, November 25, 2017

Cyber Monday Deals + Weekend Sales

Yesterday my family and I braved the crowds and did some Black Friday shopping, it was not for the faint of heart and I was reminded why I like online shopping so much better! I have rounded up some of my favorite things on sale during this Black Friday/Cyber Monday weekend that you can shop from the comfort of your couch (or bed i don't judge.) Can you sense a theme? All of this pieces would be perfect for Christmas! 

Now it is time to get back to watching Christmas movies and eating Thanksgiving leftovers. 

Happy Shopping!!


Cyber Monday Sales 2017

Loft - 50% off everything with the code FRIYAY

J.Crew - 40% off your purchase with the code THANKU
3. Plaid Puffer Vest

J.Crew Factory - 50% off everything with code FRIYAY
10. Velvet Peplum Top
12. Buffalo Plaid Wool Skirt
16. Plaid Scarf

Kendra Scott - 20% off everything with code YELLOW20
2. Daria Earrings
4. Delaney Necklace
9. Harlow Necklace
15. Glenda Statement Earrings

Aldo - 20% off regular priced items
13. OTK Boots
14. Velvet Purse

Baublebar - 30% off everything with code FRIDAY30
5. Tassel Earrings

H&M - 20% off everything. Use code 1662
6. Knit Sweater
11. Fine-Knit Sweater

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Thursday, November 23, 2017

Black Friday Sales



I have rounded up some of my favorite Black Friday deals that you can shop starting now! (Most of the items in the picture above are on major sale!!)

Banana Republic: 50% off regular price items + 40% extra off sale items. No code required.
Baublebar: 30% off holiday collection with code YAY30, ends tonight. On Black Friday select collections will be 30% off with code FRIDAY30.
Charlotte Russe: Everything is $20 or less + free shipping. No code required, ends Friday.
Express: 50% everything no code required + Free shipping. Ends 11/25 2:59am EST
Francesca's: BOGO 60% off everything. No code required. Ends 11/24.
J.Crew: 40% off your entire purchase with code THANKU. Ends 11/26
J.Crew Factory: 50% new arrivals + 50%-60% everything else. Puffer vest starting at $34.95 + other "jackpot" item sales. No Code required. Ends 11/26
JustFab: 50% off your entire order. No code required. Ends 11/25
Kendra Scott: 20% off everything with code YELLOW20
Loft: 50% off everything with code THANKS. Ends 11/23 11pm EST
Marley Lilly: Free monogramed duck boots with $150 order + markdowns on a bunch of monogramed items.
Michael Kors: Extra 25% off sale items. Ends 11/28
Nordstrom: Get an extra 20% off select sale items from Thanksgiving until Cyber Monday.
Old Navy: 50% off your entire purchase. No code required + In store only $1 cozy socks
Quay Australia: Select Styles will be $40 and under + Get a free pair of Silver High Keys when you spend $75
Steve Madden: BOGO 70%. No code required. Ends 11/23 + Free shipping with code SHIP
Tory Burch: 30% off $250 or more with code THANKS. Ends 11/27
WildFox: 40% off site-wide with code ALLSMILES. Ends 11/23 + Starting Black Friday 40% off your entire purchase with code SOSWEET.

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Thanksgiving Outfit Ideas


Happy Thanksgiving week!! I cannot believe Thanksgiving is here, this year has flown by and the holiday season is upon us. Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday because I enjoy hanging out family and of course all the delicious food. 

We usually have two Thanksgivings, one with my family and one with my husband's family. I love how different both thanksgivings are and I usually plan a couple of different outfits for the holiday week.

I rounded up some of my favorite Thanksgiving looks from previous years and pieces to recreate them.





I hope y'all enjoyed this post and have a great Thanksgiving!!

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Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Lace Up Back Sweater






Sweater ( Express) | Jeans ( Zara) | Booties ( Charlotte Russe) | Bag ( Michael Kors) |
Earrings ( Kendra Scott) | 

Sweaters are one of my favorite pieces of clothing, they can be dressed up or down and you're always cozy when you're wearing them! As much as I love my sweaters I like them to have something that makes them different, and this  sweater I wore last week has the perfect lace up back detail to make it standout.

Trendy sweaters right now have a lot of sleeve details, but this one caught my eye because it looks like a regular sweater until you turn around and have some really cool lace up detail!  My sweater is currently on sale for under $30 and  my booties are on sale for under $15! The coolest part of the booties is that they have perforated stars all over the bootie.

This could be a great look to wear to a casual Thanksgiving dinner :)

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Saturday, October 21, 2017

Fall Essentials

Fall


When I woke up this morning it was 49 degrees and I could not contain my excitement!! It is finally, slowly starting to feel like Fall! I decided to round up my top 10 fall essentials, the best part is all of these items are under $75!!


Fall Essentials

1. Layering Necklaces: I own this set ($42) from Baublebar and I reach for it almost every day! These dainty pieces are the perfect finishing touches of any outfit. The best part of this trend is that you don't have to go out and spend your money on it, just pick a couple of necklaces from your closet in different lengths and pair them together!

2. Sneakers: Athleisure is back stronger than ever this fall! It is a great wait to be comfy and still look cute! I wore these sneakers($60) while I was in NY last weekend and it was the perfect shoe to walk around the city!

3. Metallic Accessories: Metallic accessories are everywhere this Fall, the best part about this trend is that you can just dip your toes on this trend with small accessories like these earrings ($48) or go big with these shoes ($23.34) and they also come in rose gold!!

4. Pops of Red: Red is the color of the Fall! You can just wear pops of red your make up; this red lipstick ($27) is one of my favorite ones to wear all year around! Or make this color the star of your outfit!

5. Hoops:  Please tell me I am not the only one who was obsessed with hoops in High School! Well good news (or bad if you hated them back then), hoops are the accessory of the fall and they come in all sizes and finishes! If you don't want to invest a lot on this trend I recommend getting these sets, they come in gold, silver and rose gold and they are only $6! If you want to invest a little more on this trend, these hoops ($85) from Kendra Scott are my favorite!

6. Velvet Accessories: This Fall season is going to be all about textures, and velvet is the one textures that I have been seeing everywhere! You can go all in with these gorgeous booties ($24.59) or just add a touch of velvet with this clutch ($35) or these earrings ($5).

7. Moto Jakets: I believe this should be a staple in your wardrobe every Fall, but the styles this year are so much fun! They come embroidered ($40), studded ($43), and colorful ($24)! You can pick any style that suits your personality! I am thinking about adding this one ($43) to my collection.

8. Military Vest: This is a staple in my closet starting in the Fall all the way until the end of spring. I love pairing my vest with basic long sleeve tees or t-shirt dresses. It is perfect for layering during those months that it is not cold enough for a jacket but it is a little chilly outside. This vest ($27) is very similar to the one I own and it is under $30, this ($29.99) is another good option from target.

9. Fun Sweaters: Sweaters this season are all about oversized sleeves, fun ruffles and cool details. Express has a lot of cool sweaters that fit all the trends this season and the best part is that you can dress all of these sweaters up or down! This one ($31) , this one ($60)and this one ($60) are my top picks for Fall sweaters this season.

10. Basic long sleeve tees: This is a staple in my closet all year long, they are the perfect basic to build your outfit on. I wear them under jackets, under vest or by themselves. My favorite basic long sleeve tees are from loft ($24.50); they are reasonably priced, good quality and come in a variety of colors.

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Summer Instagram Round Up



October is here which means summer has come to an end! It also means that it's time to start putting away our summer outfits and break out the sweaters and OTK boots (I'm not complaining one bit!! ) My summer wardrobe this year consisted of lots of colorful tops, ripped denim, and fun shoes! I had so much fun dressing for this summer, but I am ready for the temperatures to start cooling down!!

I have rounded up some of my favorite Summer OOTDs below and I'm already thinking about how I'm going to transition some of these pieces into fall! So grab a PSL (or your Fall drink of choice), light your favorite Fall candle and properly wave summer goodbye and enjoy my summer wardrobe roundup!

Top ( Similar) | Jeans ( Similar) | Shoes |


Top | Jeans | Shoes |




 Top (White is no longer available but they have it in Navy) |
  Jeans | Clutch | Earrings |


Dress ( Similar) | Bag | Shoes |


Top | Jeans | Kimono | Bag |


Top | Jeans | Shoes | Bag |


Dress ( Similar) | Shoes




Top ( Similar) | Shorts | Shoes |

Top ( Exact top from Loft but Sold Out, linked  Similar one) | 
Jeans | Shoes | Bag |


Top | Jeans ( Similar) | Shoes ( Similar)


Top | Pants ( Similar) | Shoes ( Similar)


Dress | Shoes and Clutch from Aldo no longer available | 


Romper ( Similar) | Earrings | Shoes |




Top | Jeans | Bag | Shoes |


Top ( Similar) | Shorts | Shoes |




Pants | Top | Shoes ( Similar)


Romper ( Similar) | Clutch | Cuff | Earrings | Shoes |

Top | Jeans | Shoes | Necklace (Baublebar no longer available) | 

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Tuesday, August 29, 2017

#HoustonStrong



A couple of years ago some of our college friends made a powerpoint presentation for us on the reasons why we should move to Houston. It was really well thought out and it almost convinced us, but at the time my job was in Central Texas.

Fast forward a couple of years and we have spend a lot of time visiting our friends Aaron and Molly and hanging out in the Houston area. Houston has always been good to us, and some of the most memorable nights has been spent in Houston along with a few of our best friends. Houston has such a special place in our hearts that we even took our engagement pictures there.

The past couple of days Hurricane Harvey has done a lot of damage to the Texas Gulf coast and to the city of Houston. Our fellow Texans are hurting at this time and they need all the help they can get. Below I have a couple of ways you can help the people affected by Hurricane Harvey.

Monetary and Physical Donations:

1. Texas Diaper Bank - Here

2. Salvation Army - Here

3. JJ Watt Houston Flood Relief Fund - Here

4. Houston SPCA - Here

5. Austin Pets Alive! - Here

6. Dallas DogRRR - Here

7. Vista Community Church - Here

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