Velvet & Neutrals

11.26.2014



































































Old Navy jacket (old, really like this one!)
Anthropologie shirt
AG denim
Audrey Brooke shoes
Anthropologie necklace
Ray-Ban sunnies
Liz Claiborne bag (vintage)
Michael Kors watch
F21 hat 

Photographed by: Tyler 

Since Monday's post was more of the holiday gift guide genre, I thought today would be a great day to share an outfit with you!  I've been really loving some neutrals lately that are - surprisingly - not black!  Now, I type this while wearing black tights, black boots & a black vest - so let's not get carried away and think that this is an everyday occurrence!  But I have been making a conscious effort to break out of my comfort zone and it seems to be working!

I hope you all have a fantastic Thanksgiving tomorrow!  I'll be enjoying mine here in NYC with my hubby - and with a big giant cupcake for dessert because tomorrow is also my birthday! Yay!! 


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#AerieHAULiday

11.24.2014

Let's start with a confession, shall we?  I've been exclusive with American Eagle undies for years. And by years I mean well before Aerie was even created and the waistband on the undies just said AE on them - like when I was an American Eagle obsessed middle-schooler. I think I'm allowed to consider myself a super fan, right? So you can imagine how excited I was when Aerie invited me to their blogger party at their SoHo store last week! Eek! I had so much fun checking out all of their adorable holiday items, DIYing a bejeweled beanie with the super sweet Jenni from I Spy DIY, and chatting about the best Aerie bras with fit & style specialist Jenny Altman! Oh, and shopping, obvi!






































I just so happened to be in need of new bras (like in a totally embarrassing way that even my husband has been on my case about it), so I took this opportunity to figure out the perfect style for me.. and to pick it up in two colors!  For me, the Jennifer bra was everything I wanted.  It's lightly lined which is perfect since I'm a full C cup and don't really need the extra padding. It also has a hidden underwire that is, get this, covered in a foam padding! Yes, it is actually comfortable! Done and done!

There are lots of other items I'm obsessing over - robes, gloves, body cream, bralettes... I could go on forever!  You can shop some of my top Aerie picks below!


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Holiday Gifts: The Jewelry Lover

11.19.2014




You guys do know how difficult it was for me to only include these jewelry picks, right? I could seriously have gone on for days. Needless to say, this roundup of jewelry should satisfy all your jewelry loving friends' sweet spot. Oh, you want to do a little shopping for yourself? Well don't let me get in your way! It will just be our little secret!


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