October 15, 2013

Apple Picking

Madewell Dress, BCBG Belt, J.Crew Booties (last year, similar here and here), Ray Ban Sunglasses, NARS Lipstick in “Heat Wave”

On Sunday afternoon, my husband and I headed to Gabriel Farm in Sebastopol for a relaxing afternoon of apple picking. We ended up becoming members and I’m so excited to head back in the spring for fresh berries and other fruits. It was the perfect fall day filled with an adorable pumpkin patch and beautiful autumnal colors everywhere. Afterwards, we headed to Sonoma for a little wine tasting and dinner. If you’re in area or visiting, I definitely recommend taking a day to visit both places. We’re planning on heading back soon- possibly even for my birthday in a few weeks.

I love dressing for the occasion and what feels more appropriate for fall activities than plaid!? I bought this dress a few years ago for our engagement pictures (seen here) and wear it all the time. Although it’s not available anymore, here are a few similar options of my outfit…


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October 14, 2013

Fall Shopping

EXPRESS Coat, Sweater & Skirt c/o, Rag & Bone Booties, Joie Bag, Ray Ban Sunglasses, NARS Lipstick in “Heat Wave”

Please join me at the EXPRESS Union Square Grand Opening Shopping Event this Thursday, October 17th from 6:30-9PM where you can shop the new EXPRESS Union Square store the day before it opens to the public! I’ll be hosting the event alongside some of my favorite SF bloggers- Anh, Krystal, Taylor and Jessica. It will be a fun night full of shopping, cocktails, awesome music and wonderful people! In addition, if you spend $100 at the event, you’ll receive a pair of tickets to the Treasure Island Music Festival (while supplies lasts), which I’m so excited for. EXPRESS has so many great pieces right now, like this quilted dressthis leather skirt and these pumps and you’ll have first dibs on everything at the exclusive shopping preview! So if you’re in the SF area, come and get your shopping on :)

The first five readers to RSVP will win a $200 EXPRESS Gift Card to shop at the event! RSVP by October 15th to rsvp@express.com for your chance to win a $200 gift card at the event. **

*Not Valid on purchases made with gift cards. ** See Official Rules here.


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October 13, 2013

Best Columbus Day Sales

Bloomingdale’s is having 25-50% off select items including this amazing Joie Jacket, this Theory Top, this Tibi Dress and this Aqua Dress. Ends today, 10/14.

Get 30% off BCBG Fall Obsessions like this cozy sweater, these leather leggings and this gorgeous lace dress! Sale ends today, 10/14.

J.Crew is offering 25% off your entire purchase along with free shipping with code: SHOPNOW I’m finally picking up one of their quilted vests!

Les Nouvelles extended their 20% off Friends & Family Sale until the end of today, 10/14, with code: LIBRA I’ve had my eye on these Loeffler Randall booties for a while and thinking of taking the plunge.

Get 40% off your purchase at Gap with code: GAPSAIL (ends today 10/14) I popped in the other day and fell in love with this plaid jacket, these pants, this wool coat (and cropped version) and this button-up.

30% off Fall Styles at Piperlime with code: FALL until 10/18. There are so many cute pieces on sale!


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