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The Hair Accessories You Need Right Now

Barrette’s are back, and they’ve come a long way since the 90’s.  The trend came back last fall and doesn’t show any signs of slowing down.  Whether you want to look polished or playful, hair accessories are my favorite cool-girl way to elevate your basics.  I’m planning on wearing the sparkliest barrettes, the neon scrunchies, and the pins in clusters with a plain white tee and jeans– although you could

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The Look for Less: Cult Gaia Ark Bag Under $50

For my inaugural “Look for Less” post I’m sharing dupes for one of the trendiest bags of the summer: the Cult Gaia Ark Bag.  Don’t get me wrong– I’ll splurge for a nice investment piece! But I knew that the Cult Gaia bag was something I would only wear for four days during my vacation, then toss to the back of my closet.  Thats when you turn to the Look

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Lust List: Top 10 Crossbody Bags

Here are my Top 10 Crossbody Bags for transitioning from Summer to Fall!  They’re all the perfect size for just your essentials, but what makes these bags so great are the interesting textures, unique hardware, and rich variety of colors.  Warm earthy tones and dark purples are perfect for fall, and it may be the only time of year when I welcome fringe.  I even let a bit of leopard

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BRB, Buying Ray-Bans

August always hits me by surprise.  School is back in session and fall shopping has begun, so I kind of view it as the last reasonable opportunity to splurge on sunglasses before summer officially ends.  Any excuse, right?  Here are my 20 favorite Ray-Bans of the moment~ Left to right, 50 Tech Light Ray, 54 Erika Purple Suede Aviator, 54 Justin, 56 Aviator, 59 Light Ray Clubmaster, 59 Original Aviator

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Spring Lust List: Nordstrom Half-Yearly Sale

Nordstrom’s Half-Yearly Sale is currently underway! Last I checked there were 115 pages just in the women’s section alone– kind of crazy.  I’ve sorted through each page and picked out some of my favorites for you.  There were a lot of great deals, but during sales like this I especially love to take advantage of the 40% off designer wear.  Take a look at my picks below ~

The Buscemi ‘Alta’ for Women

Before you go restocking your wardrobe with strappy sandals just in time for Summer, take a look at the first women’s model by luxury sneaker designer John Buscemi.  Made of high-grade pebbled leather from Italy and complete with a hidden 2″ wedge, the Alta is sort of a necessity.  The Alta now comes in medium tan/black and powder blue/black along with the black, red, and white colorways released late last

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Modern Ballet Flat Obsession

I confess that I only own one pair of ballet flats.*  They haven’t ever been wardrobe staples of mine, but since I saw these lace-up, pointed toe Aquazzura ‘Christy Flats’ I’ve been obsessed. Here are a few of my current favorite modernized ballet flats~ *They’re Lanvin, if that makes up for the lack of quantity?

Ooh La La Lust List: Valentines Day Lingerie Edit

Valentines Day seems to create the perfect excuse for lingerie shopping, whether or not you have something special planned.  From sheer black to red lace and Agent Provocateur to Dita Von Teese I’ve curated a list of some of the most seductive and luxurious sets of the season.  If you’re searching for intimates to make you feel feminine and sexy, look no further~  

Holiday 2014 Lust List: Style Edit

If you’re in need of more gift-giving inspiration here are some stylish accessories, shoes, and bags that are sure to be remembered.  Looking for more of a Beauty based gift?  Check out the ‘Holiday 2014 Lust List: Beauty Edit’ here.  Did you happen to notice my obsession with DylanLex statement necklaces?

The Best Black Friday + Cyber Monday Sales of 2014

Happy Thanksgiving for those who celebrate!  I hope everyones having a great day filled with family, friends, and food.  So truth be told I’ve never actually participated in the madness that is mall and megastore Black Friday shopping… that being said, I do fully endorse Cyber Monday (and actually the whole long-weekend of cyber sales).  After scouring the internet all week here are the very best Black Friday + Cyber

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