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August 16, 2017

Cardigan & legging weather // Style Me Wednesday

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Grey hooded long cardigan (http://shopstyle.it/l/eFy2) | White and blue contrast popover shirt (http://shopstyle.it/l/eFxL) Black legging pants (http://shopstyle.it/l/eFxX) | Grey lace heels (http://shopstyle.it/l/eFx3)  See the full look at www.shoppingmycloset.com

Grey hooded long cardigan (http://shopstyle.it/l/eFy2) | White and blue contrast popover shirt (http://shopstyle.it/l/eFxL) Black legging pants (http://shopstyle.it/l/eFxX) | Grey lace heels (http://shopstyle.it/l/eFx3)  See the full look at www.shoppingmycloset.com

Grey hooded long cardigan (http://shopstyle.it/l/eFy2) | White and blue contrast popover shirt (http://shopstyle.it/l/eFxL) Black legging pants (http://shopstyle.it/l/eFxX) | Grey lace heels (http://shopstyle.it/l/eFx3)  See the full look at www.shoppingmycloset.com

Grey hooded long cardigan (http://shopstyle.it/l/eFy2) | White and blue contrast popover shirt (http://shopstyle.it/l/eFxL) Black legging pants (http://shopstyle.it/l/eFxX) | Grey lace heels (http://shopstyle.it/l/eFx3)  See the full look at www.shoppingmycloset.com

Grey hooded long cardigan (http://shopstyle.it/l/eFy2) | White and blue contrast popover shirt (http://shopstyle.it/l/eFxL) Black legging pants (http://shopstyle.it/l/eFxX) | Grey lace heels (http://shopstyle.it/l/eFx3)  See the full look at www.shoppingmycloset.com

Given the amount of overcast with the fog rolling in and out of these parts, you would’ve thought it was fall already. Nope, just typical San Francisco weather. It’s not surprising the grey skies have me planning fall outfits already. Leggings are my go to during the Fall season. I’m very particular about what leggings I buy: they need to fit well, not be see-through, and not stretch out during wear. I’m glad to say these leggings met all the criteria (even after washing!). The midrise is perfect for keeping everything in place and the off-center zipper doesn’t add additional bulk to the waist line. Plus, the stitching along the side makes the legging seem much more expensive than it is. Definitely leaning towards getting the grey and navy versions as well!


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Grey hooded cardigan – TopShop (similar here & here)

Contrast white popover – Equipment (similar here & here)

Black legging pants – Banana Republic (similar here & here)

Grey lace heels – Banana Republic (similar here & here)

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August 3, 2017

Style: athleisure (cute looks to inspire your workout)

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Style: athleisure | see all the looks at www.shoppingmycloset.com

Athleisure has definitely taken off a daily style. Comfortable clothing that’s also fashionable – how can you lose? Whether you’re going out to run some errands or hitting the gym, I’ve rounded up some eye-turning looks. And, let’s be honest, the thought of working out helps when you’re looking cute, right?


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Look #1
Grey crisscross sports bra {33% off}
White running t-shirt {33% off; comes in 2 colors}
Grey leggings {33% off; comes in 2 colors}
Grey and black Nike cross trainers {comes in 4 colors}

Look #2
Blush pink strappy back tank top {33% off; comes in 2 colors}
Black crop leggings {on sale; comes in 2 colors}
Pink sneakers {comes in grey & black, too}

Look #3
Grey Nike sweatshirt {33% off; comes in pink and black}
Periwinkle blue leggings with mesh insets {33% off; comes in 2 colors}
Grey and blue Nike sneakers {25% off}

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July 26, 2017

Snapshots: dressing room outfits // Style Me Wednesday

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Front tie sweater | colorblock fit and flare dress  | www.shoppingmycloset.com

Grey tie hem sweater

Colorblock dress – Neiman Marcus (old) (similar)

Loving this sweater for the fall! It comes in 3 colors and is under $50 right now!

Striped tie front sleeveless top | mint green pants  | www.shoppingmycloset.com

Bow neck tie sleeveless top

Mint green ankle pants

Loving the light color of these pants and contrasted with bold stripes of the top. Change the look of the outfit by tying the shirt front into a bow or have it hang down as is.

Blazer | striped t-shirt dress | loafer slides  | www.shoppingmycloset.com

Cutaway navy blazer – Veronica Beard {budget friendly}

Striped dress

Mule slides

I’ve been looking for a striped shirt dress and this one fits the criteria and budget (under $15!)

Striped wrap dress  | www.shoppingmycloset.com

Dual striped wrap dress

The contrast of the different stripe sizes makes this dress unique. To make the dress more work-friendly, I’d probably add a snap button or layer a lace camisole underneath (or this bra that wouldn’t add more layers), or a bandeau bra.

Floral dress  | www.shoppingmycloset.com

Floral fit & flare dress

Florals get me every time, and this one did just that. The soft wisps and brush stroke pattern won me over.

Pink striped top | nautical shorts |  | www.shoppingmycloset.com

Pink striped flutter sleeve top – Banana Republic (similar)

Nautical-inspired navy shorts

Tory Burch ballet flats

Nautical shorts for the win! I happened to be wearing a pink top while trying these shorts and I love the color combination. For a more preppy look, pair with a white button down shirt.

Green utility jacket | white eyelet peplum | cork ballet flats  | www.shoppingmycloset.com

Green field / utility jacket

White eyelet peplum – GAP (similar)

Black jeans {budget friendly}

Cork bow-tie ballet flats – Kate Spade {budget friendly}

This field jacket came home with me. Things that won me over: popped collar, drawstring waist, and lots of pockets!

Flamingo sweatshirt | white shorts | www.shoppingmycloset.com

Flamingo sweatshirt {super soft!}

White shorts

This sweatshirt is sooooo soft and I can’t believe it’s only $15!

White tie front blouse | striped skirts | scallop ballet  | www.shoppingmycloset.com

Waist tie front button down {budget friendly}

Striped sweater skirt {on clearance here; budget friendly}

Scallop ballet flats {budget friendly}

I can definitely appreciate a tie-front top to accentuate the waist. This top would be very versatile to pair with just about anything – a skirt, pants, jeans!


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July 20, 2017

Style: flamingo prints

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Flamingo prints | see all the picks at www.shoppingmycloset.com

Whether it’s subtle or bold, make a statement in your summer wardrobe with fun flamingo prints. You’ve probably seen them everywhere – on hats, shoes, and possibly, in your pool! Add a pop of color with the pink and a unique look with a repeating flamingo pattern. I’ve rounded up some favorite finds below that won’t break the bank!


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Flamingo neck tie front blouse

Blue striped flamingo logo t-shirt

Flamingo print dress

Flamingo ankle socks

Flamingo print espadrille flats

White flamingo t-shirt

Flamingo print shorts

Flamingo print skirt

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July 12, 2017

Bright summer look // Style Me Wednesday

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Grey striped bow shoulder top | yellow shorts | nude block heel sandals | straw tote | www.shoppingmycloset.com     @bananarepublic #bananarepublic @jcrew #jcrew @target #target

Grey striped bow shoulder top | yellow shorts | nude block heel sandals | straw tote | www.shoppingmycloset.com     @bananarepublic #bananarepublic @jcrew #jcrew @target #target

Grey striped bow shoulder top | yellow shorts | nude block heel sandals | straw tote | www.shoppingmycloset.com     @bananarepublic #bananarepublic @jcrew #jcrew @target #target

Grey striped bow shoulder top | yellow shorts | nude block heel sandals | straw tote | www.shoppingmycloset.com     @bananarepublic #bananarepublic @jcrew #jcrew @target #target

Grey striped bow shoulder top | yellow shorts | nude block heel sandals | straw tote | www.shoppingmycloset.com     @bananarepublic #bananarepublic @jcrew #jcrew @target #target

Grey striped bow shoulder top | yellow shorts | nude block heel sandals | straw tote | www.shoppingmycloset.com     @bananarepublic #bananarepublic @jcrew #jcrew @target #target

Grey striped bow shoulder top | yellow shorts | nude block heel sandals | straw tote | www.shoppingmycloset.com     @bananarepublic #bananarepublic @jcrew #jcrew @target #target

Hope everyone is having a great week – we’re halfway through it already! This bright look is a perfect outfit for the summer with the cheery yellow. Add a bow to a top and I’m won over – this is just the case with this top. I kept things casual by pairing it sandals and a straw tote. These same shorts could be easily dressed up – pair it with a button down shirt and some nude heels to create a sophisticated cool look.


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Grey striped bow shoulder top – Banana Republic (similar here & here)

Yellow shorts – J.Crew (similar here & here)

Silver belt – J.Crew (similar here & here)

Straw tote – Merona {comes in 5 colors!} (similar here & here)

Nude block heel sandal – Merona (similar here & here)

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