Shopping My Closet
December 15, 2017

#flatlay Friday, FOR THE TRAVELER {gift guide} & weekend links

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Leopard scarf | black loafer mules | www.shoppingmycloset.com

Leopard scarf {only $19}

Black loafer mules
{only $23 & comes in floral brocade | also, comes with faux-fur padding in black or blush pink}


For the traveler or jetsetter {gift guide} | see all the ideas at www.shoppingmycloset.com

SHOP THE GUIDE

1. CASHMERE PONCHO WRAP
Plane temps can be erratic so a warm poncho is a great gift idea. Doubles as a blanket or cozy pillow!

2. WORLD MAP WITH PINS
Mark places visited and jump start future travels with this pinnable map

3. INSTANT CAMERA (here, here, or here)
Give instant photo gratification and a momento of travels

4. INSTANT PHOTO PHONE CASE
Show off those instant photos by placing them in this phone case with the designated slot

5. NAIL KIT
An on-the-go kit for creating nail art anywhere she might be

6. ULTRA SPACE SAVING PACKING CUBES
These cubes boast to help pack 2 weeks’ worth of clothing into a compact space

7. TRAVEL JOURNAL & PEN
Don’t let small details or thoughts be forgotten with this handy journal

8. LEATHER TRAVEL WALLET
Keep important documents and money safe in this rich leather wallet

9. METALLIC HARDCASE SUITCASE TRIO
A durable suitcase is a must for travels – this metallic set of 3 is both functional and fashionable! Quickly spot any checked luggage as it rolls off the conveyor belt!

10. PHONE/TABLET CHARGING TRAVEL TOTE
A leather travel tote that’s perfect for carry-on. Also, comes with a back up battery so charging a mobile device in a pinch is no big deal

11. TRAVEL EMERGENCY KIT
Make that flight more enjoyable with a just-in-case kit

MORE GIFT IDEAS FOR THE JETSETTER

 

You can always see the entire gift guide here


This week’s finds…
• Ever find yourself in the depths of your freezer and wondering if that frozen meat is still good?

• The most popular emojis on iOs

• Personal tech assistants are becoming more ubiquitous by the day…is anyone listening in?

• Have you ever tried to decline a napkin on a plane?

• How Netflix’s television or movie artwork influences the watcher’s choice

• The best chocolate chip recipe

 
In case you missed this week’s posts…
• A round up of recent pieces I’ve tried on in the dressing room
• The perfect gift for the foodie or hostess, or home decoration
• Wearing a cheery red look
• A guide for buying over-the-knee boots and how to style them

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December 12, 2017

FOR THE HOME {gift guide}

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FOR THE HOME {holiday gift guide} | www.shoppingmycloset.com

Whether you’re shopping for a foodie or the hostess with the mostess, I’ve gathered some gift ideas for you that will cover everyone on your list. Whether it’s a new homeowner or a superb cook in the kitchen, these useful gifts will be admired or used for years to come.


SHOP THE GUIDE

1. Pink knit throw pillow {under $25}
An eye-catching pillow that will instant enhance an otherwise ordinary seat

2. Instant Pot (here, here, here)
The year’s hottest kitchen gadget that can make everything from yogurt to ribs. Perfect for a gift recipient who’s looking for a way to cut down on cooking time

3. Letterboard
Add daily inspiration or provide tonight’s dinner menu

4. Marble food stand
The perfect way for the host/hostess to show off their cheese selection, fruits, or delectable creations

5. Outdoor pizza oven
A space saving pizza oven that’s perfect for that outdoor cooking enthusiast

6. Candle branch centerpiece
Help create a relaxing and calming space with this centerpiece

7. Gold hairpin marble side table
Know a mid-century modern design enthusiast? This side table is the perfect piece for updated mid-century modern look

8. Pom pom throw
A pom pom embellished throw blanket that’s perfect for a Netflix marathon

9. Acrylic desk
Someone on your list who works from home? Surprise him or her with this modern, minimalist desk

10. Dutch oven
A gift that will be a kitchen staple for making stews, spaghetti, sauces, or bread

11. Motivational art
Who doesn’t love starting their day inspired?

12. City map glass
These etched city glasses are an excellent choice for celebrating city pride or favorite cities traveled

 
 
 

MORE GIFT IDEAS FOR THE HOME

You can always see the entire gift guide here

 
 
 

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May 18, 2017

8 basket totes you need for summer – starting at $15

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Best straw totes starting at $15 | see all the picks at www.shoppingmycloset.com

If you’re headed for warmer shores, the straw tote bag will help complete your beachwear ensemble. Or, if you’re just looking to embrace the upcoming summer weather, add the straw purse to your closet for an instant mood lifter. The bags are lightweight, large enough to hold all your essentials, and best of all, good looking! Some of my favorites are below, including this “welcome summer” one!


SHOP THE LOOK:

Multicolored black and white straw tote {under $20}

“Rosé all day” pink straw tote

Pom pom straw tote {only $20}

Red, white, blue straw tote {$13 with code TAKE25}

Pink straw tote {60% off}

Black straw tote {comes in 3 colors}

Crochet straw tote {comes in 2 colors}

“Hello Summer” tote {50% off with code 47GOSHOP}

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May 4, 2017

This season’s best one-piece swimsuits starting at $30

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Style: one piece swimsuits | see all the picks at www.shoppingmycloset.com

Beach getaways are right around the corner and if you’re looking for a stylish one-piece swimsuit for the occasion, look no further. I’ve rounded up some of my favorite, stylish pieces for the summer. Let me know which are your favorites!


SHOP THE LOOK:

Pink lace up one piece swimsuit

Black & white colorblock one piece swimsuit {only $31}

Black off-the-shoulder one piece swimsuit

Coral crossover one piece swimsuit

Black crisscross one piece swimsuit {30% off}

Blue striped one shoulder swimsuit

Hot pink halter swimsuit

Black lace detail swimsuit {30% off}

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April 13, 2017

Style: lace dresses for spring (under $100)

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Style; lace dress for spring | see all the picks at www.shoppingmycloset.com

With the spring weather in full bloom, I usually turn to lace dresses as part of the my wardrobe staple. There’s some about the lace that adds that feminine feel to a dress. Easily pair it with a light cardigan or blazer, or add a little bit of rock or grunge with a leather or moto jacket. Any way you wear it, you can’t go wrong. I’ve rounded up some favorites (all under $100) below for you!


SHOP THE LOOK:

Coral lace dress {under $15! and use code 27DEALS for $10 off $25}

White fit and flare lace dress {44% off; code 27DEALS for $10 off $25}

Black lace 3/4 sleeve dress {almost 60% off!}

Blue cold shoulder lace dress

Burgundy lace dress
{30% off}

Black lace hem dress {70% off}

White babydoll lace dress {comes in black; code EVENT17 for 20-25%
off!}

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