Shopping My Closet
February 16, 2018

#flatlay Friday & weekend links

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Pink trench coat | grey checkered scarf | #spring #springfashion #springoutfit

Blush pink trench coat – Banana Republic (similar [shorter {40% off & 2 colors}, longer {40% off & 2 colors}], similar {on sale – 3 colors}]

Grey checkered scarf – GAP (similar {only $11 – 2 colors}, similar {14 colors!})

This week’s finds…

• The cutest embellishment on these heels that are perfect to get you ready for spring

This sweater I recently tried on is now marked down to only $23

• The cheeriest pants to welcome the warmer weather (50% off with code HAPPY)

• This town has been sending an athlete to the Olympics every time for the last 30 years!

• Are appliance manufacturers gearing their product designs toward men?

• If you’re celebrating Valentine’s day this weekend, here are some movies to stream

• You’re being watched very carefully in the self-checkout line

In case you missed this week’s posts…

• Some save or splurge pieces for your closet

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February 9, 2018

#flatlay Friday & weekend links

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Leopard scarf, clutch, and flats | details on

L to R, clockwise

Leopard scarf – BP {only $19}
Leopard clutch – H&M (similar, similar)
Leopard flats – BP (similar, similar {Stuart Weitzman under $200!})

This week’s finds…

• The cutest panda coin purse at 40% off

This dress is a winner all around – perfect stripes and length. Pair with a blazer and heels for work and dress it for the weekend with a jean jacket and sneakers!

• Get a head start on your spring and summer wardrobe. This dress will not disappoint and its long, billowly nature will have you feeling so comfortable!

• Can you believe this living space is a RV?

• A look at the “bro” culture of Silicon Valley

• Physical brick and mortars are closing up but how does Things Remembered manage to stay afloat?

• Celebrities not only have to look red carpet ready but also when they’re out doing their usual activities

In case you missed this week’s posts…
• Trying on some new pieces at Nordstrom
• Decorating your house? Some pieces that look grand and expensive but won’t hurt your wallet (from Target!)

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February 2, 2018

#flatlay Friday & weekend links

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Ankle boots |

Top, L to R
Bow tie heeled boot – A New Day {only $24 with code SAVEBIG}
Laser cut boot – Merona {2 colors; $19 with code SAVEBIG}
Side zip ankle bootie – Franco Sarto (nubuck color) {3 colors, 50% off}

This week’s finds…

• These rain boots just arrived in the mail for me and I just found the exact dupe for them! They come in 5 colors and they’re on clearance for only $10 (code SAVEBIG)!

• Loving these Ferragamo gold accented heels but also loving these ones $80 Kate Spade version!

• These boots from Jeffrey Campbell are very similar to the Nicholas Kirkwood version but about 85% of the price (also comes in neutral)

Unique, inspired, or a blatant ripoff?

• Remember to always do your homework when buying second-hand

Food as design or design as food?

In case you missed this week’s posts…
• A travel outfit formula
• Tropical paradise vacation in your future? A comprehensive packing list with most items under $50

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January 26, 2018

#flatlay Friday & weekend links

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Weekend striped tshirt | skinny jeans | nude pointed toe loafers |

“Weekend” t-shirt – Old Navy {$5!!}
Skinny jeans – J Brand
Nude pointed toe loafers – J.Crew {3 colors}

This week’s finds…

• A buttery soft leather jacket that’s marked down by $90

• A cozy Free People sweater that’s perfect for that oversized look (and marked down by 40%)

Knee height Stuart Weiztman boots are nearly 50% off (code GETLUXE)

• You’ll want to think twice about stifling that sneeze

• How the bid to woo over Amazon’s next headquarters are stirring up changes in some cities

• An interesting take on how clothes can transform one’s outward appearance

• New things could be in line for Céline

• Why do we wait in long lines?

In case you missed this week’s posts…
• Some fun and inexpensive finds at Old Navy
• Indulge in some designer goods you’ll actually want this Valentine’s day

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January 19, 2018

#flatlay Friday & weekend links

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(L to R, clockwise)

Grey ribbed side zip sweater – Trouvé (similar, similar {3 colors})
Bell tie sleeve sweater – Banana Republic (similar {2 colors}, similar {2 colors})
Overlapping sweater with sleeve details – Rag & Bone (similar, similar)
Bow neck sweater – J.Crew (similar, similar {2 colors})

This week’s finds…

• The coziest tunic length sweater in amazing colors for under $40

• I’m stalking this sweater for when it comes back in my size. Tried it on at the store and fell in love!

• Spring weddings are coming soon – this dress would be perfect. And it’s marked down to under $25 (orig $200!) [code SHOPTOIT] hurry sizes are going quick!

• A versatile and feminine top that’s marked down 80% [code SHOPTOIT] (pair it with jeans or a skirt and top with a cardigan or blazer)

• The story of how the widow of Paul Kalanithi, neurosurgeon-turned-cancer-victim and author of When Breath Becomes Air, fell in love…with another widow whose wife has also died due to cancer. Also, a take on the new relationship from the widow’s sister

• If you’re looking for a podcast to listen to, check out last year’s top 50

• The secret behind not having too dry chicken

• How 7-11 is changing its products to keep up with the food revolution

• Who doesn’t love a good bargain? Wealthy people are just like us, too

In case you missed this week’s posts…
• If you’re looking to add some sweaters to your closet, check out these 8 sweaters that I found for under $50

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