Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Sun & Sand

I've been quiet on the blog lately because I've been off on a beach vacation. We headed to the sunny beaches of Mexico for one of my friends weddings. It was wonderful to catch up with everyone and get a little sun during the chilly Chicago winter. I must say, I'm really good at vacation. 

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{ view from our room }

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{ Cover-up - H&M, Flip flops - Target, Sunglasses - Forever 21 }

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{ Maxi dress - ASOS, Necklace - Vintage, Clutch - Forever 21 }

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{ Dress - Soprano Soprano Soprano via Marshalls - $19.99 (just bought last week, I'm obsessed!), Sunglasses - Lanvin x H&M }

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{ Dress - Akira Chicago (bought in Dec), Shoes - Cynthia Vincent for Target)

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{ gorgeous sunrise }

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{ boyfriend and I at the wedding - Earrings - Stella & Dot, Bracelets - Forever 21 }

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{ The bride! Dress - Soprano Soprano Soprano - Marshalls, just bought this last week too for $24.99, insane!}

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{ I miss seeing this everyday }

Monday, February 20, 2012

Black on Black

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I have a lot of black in my closet, probably too much. I just love a simple all black outfit, it creates a blank canvas to do fun makeup and pile on some accessories. I wore this to Sunday brunch to celebrate my mom's birthday. We had a fabulous time as always!

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Shirt - H&M, Pants - Express, Sunnies - Lanvin x H&M, Shoes - Opening Ceremony via Barneys Warehouse Sale, Bracelets - H&M, Links of London, Stella & Dot, Forever 21

Friday, February 17, 2012

Yum

As you know I love Pinterest. There are so many great ideas out there and I find myself spending hours and hours 'pinning' away. I had to share some of my latest finds from my food board - I'm planning on trying these out very soon!

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Thursday, February 16, 2012

Colorful

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This spring is going to be all about colored jeans. I'm talking every color of the rainbow. These jeans are a perfect pick for getting in on this trend but not breaking the budget.
Fitted Skinny Jean - $15.50 - Forever 21

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Home Sweet Home

My apartment decorating is coming along!

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{ bust form doing double duty - looking pretty and storing necklaces }

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{ jewelry storage - a tiered server I bought at ikea works perfectly for my rings and things }

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{ i got these prints from my first fashion show at Bryant Park NY fashion week }

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{ my latest buy - a little pineapple lamp bought at Chic Antique - just need to find a lightbulb & shade }

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{ found a perfect way to display my favorite photo-booth moments, I LOVE a photo-booth! }

Monday, February 13, 2012

Sequins

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I got these sequin leggings for xmas and I've been waiting for the perfect debut. I finally pulled these bad boys out and they were everything I wanted. Pictures don't show how fabulous they really are. Love me some sequins!

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Top - Zara (old), Leggings - Express, Shoes - Forever 21, Earrings - Forever 21

Thursday, February 9, 2012

20% off at H&M

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Tuesday, February 7, 2012

What Im Lovin Lately

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{ sequins in water }

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{ love the colors! }

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{ personalized home decor - write your favorite songs lyric, quotes, etc. on a lamp shade in sharpie. }

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{ glitter = love }

Friday, February 3, 2012

Jason Wu for Target

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Jason Wu for Target is hitting store and target.com this Sunday!!! I predict mad dashes and girls grabbing everything they can get their hands on. Simply put - its going to be nuts.
So many lady-like dresses - what are you after? Check out the entire lookbook here (thanks to Racked).

Happy Shopping! 

Thursday, February 2, 2012

Spring Fling

I like to think spring is right around the corner and with all this unsually warm weather it makes it a little more believeable. All the stores are starting to put out their spring collections and I'm falling in love with so many things! I was doing my usual online browsing and saw this amazing dress! Great style, color and price - its a style me cheaply must have!

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Color Block Dress by Tinley Road - $79.00 - Piperlime