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February 28, 2014

Gingham

J.Crew Shirt (old, similar here), Madewell Skirt, kate spade new york bag c/o, Prada Wedges (old, similar here and here), Bobbi Brown Lipgloss in “Petal”

Last weekend, the sun was out and my husband came back from playing golf and suggested we head to the park for a picnic. I was initially planning on lounging around the house all day in a simple cotton dress, but I never pass up a picnic in the park on a beautiful day. I quickly changed into this gingham on gingham combo before throwing a few things into our picnic basket and heading out to our favorite spot, Lafayette Park. It looks like we’re stuck with rain all this weekend, so here’s to a cozy weekend spent inside!

You can shop similar items along with a few more gingham pieces here…

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December 16, 2013

Winter Cape

Fidelity Sportswear CapeOtte SweaterMadewell Jeans, Cuyana Scarf c/o, Ann Taylor Boots c/o, Saint Laurent Bag, Echo Gloves (similar here), Ray Ban Aviators

I’m currently in the process of packing for our holiday trip and promised myself that I would be more strategic this year. I’m planning on bringing a few different combinations of pretty much the same thing- jeans, plaid shirts, a few knit sweaters and this cape. It’s great for outdoor activities since it’s really durable, but still looks cute and chic for evening dinners. It’s always a win when you can pack light and make the most out of a few things!

Here are a few other capes (in a variety of price points) that I love…

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December 12, 2013

Best Sales & Steals

With only two weeks until Christmas, I’m trying to hurry and finish all of my holiday shopping. It’s the best time to score some great deals since many stores are starting to get in their resort/spring collections (so crazy, I know) and are marking down all of their fall/winter items. I’ve been searching for the best deals and sales online and thought I’d share a few of the best ones along with my favorites picks from each…

Piperlime- 50% off select items & 30% off site wide with code: GIFTS

Madewell- 30% off orders of $150+ with code: GOODCHEER (and free ship)

J.Crew- 30% off purchase with code: GIFTNOW

ShopBop- Up to 70% off fall/winter collections

Nordstrom- Some of my favorite steals under $100

Matches Fashion- Up to 50% off fall/winter collections

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