I told you that I’d be wearing this Topshop off-the-shoulder top and these Rag & Bone jeans endlessly, so putting them together is an obvious match made in (what I consider) style-heaven! Topping it off with these urban boho accessories (and “Scarlet Begonias” playing on iTunes), this look is for the perfect modern streetstyle hippie. These gladiator sandals which I scooped up from Ancient Greek are also a summer essential, worn with anything from denim, to maxi dresses to shorts. And everyone should own at least one pair of aviator sunnies, if not these Raybans then try these from Asos, these from Stella McCartney or this affordable option from Topshop . Peace out yo!
Memorial Day means sales are bountiful! In between the BBQ’s, parties and beach going, now is the time to shop and stock up! I found my way over to Shopbop where with sales up to 70% off, this jumpsuit by Dolce Vita, these distressed army pants by Rag & Bone, this wear with anything summer dress from ONE by Pink Stitch, this nude sandal update by Alexander Wang and this beach cocktail ready tie dye dress by Young, Fabulous & Broke are patiently waiting in my shopping cart.
Here are a few other sales you do not want to miss out on, all starting now! Just click on the links below and get to it!
Bloomingdales: Big Brown Bag Sale – Save 20-65% on a great selection of merchandise in Womens, Contemporary, Mens, Kids, Shoes, Handbags, Jewelry, and Accessories!
GAP: Take 40% off regular price styles! Use code EVENT // Ends 5/26
YOOX: Up to 40% off spring sale + extra 10% off // CODE SUMMERNOW // 5/22-5/26
Joie: Receive an extra 20% off sale items through 5/26 // CODE MDW20
Urban Outfitters: The Get Out of Town Sale. Women can take an additional 25% off all dresses (this includes sale and full priced dresses). Men can take 25% off all shorts and tank tops (again includes sale and full prices).
Barney’s Warehouse: Up to an Additional 40% off Select Styles
Joe’s: 30% off sitewide. Certain exclusions apply // CODE HONOR
Nordstrom: Half-Yearly sale for Women’s & Kids (Spring markdowns on women’s & kids apparel, shoes, accessories and more) // Ends June 1
Neiman Marcus: The Real Deal sale // Save up to 40% off the latest styles in Sport Shop, Contemporary/CUSP, and Dress Collections // Ends May 26
Hanky Panky: Save up to 65% off // May 23 – May 27
I hope you have an epic long weekend, filled with tons of love, life and soul!
Happy shopping & Memorial Day!
photo via A House in the Hills
One more week until the unofficial kick off to Summer and you can literally feel the seasons transitioning once Memorial Day rolls around. Even if the weather hasn’t fully shifted, there is just something in the air that changes. Which begs the question, what am I wearing to the BBQ’s, picnics, cocktails at sunset, boat rides, shindigs and parties to kick things off? I’m thinking super cute transition items that say, “I know it’s still not quite Summer yet, but here’s a little teaser.” A few ideas that will take you from now until Fall…
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When a new season begins, I like to add newness into my wardrobe to keep things fresh. And a key strategy is finding items that can easily transition, keeping their shelf life longer then three months. Items that are “wear now”, can easily be paired down for the warmer months ahead. What you wear today with boots can be switched out for sandals, and a jacket or cardigan can easily be removed when the temperature starts to climb. It is all about layering, my friends! H&M is an ideal destination to snag spring/summer 2014 trends like floral, chambray, crop tops, sheer and fringe because the longevity of these styles’ can be questionable. The goal is to not break the bank on fast fashion choices. I hopped on over and pulled together a few current pieces to get you started. And keep in mind – you do NOT have to wait until memorial day to start wearing white. Get on it…
Dina and I started the semi-serious conversation about moving because although we love our apartment, we simply need more space. I avoid this chat like the plague because despite the excitement of a new home, it’s stressful and nerve-racking at the same time. New York City is a tough market to find a dream situation and one way or another, you are compromising somewhere (unless you’re SJP & Matthew Broderick). Whether it be natural light, a doorman, neighborhood, closet size or layout – you are not going to find everything you want in one place. It’s the nature of the beast. That being said, the decorating is all yours! My ever-growing home pinterest board is full of inspiring spaces and I can’t wait to implement some of these amazing ideas! Along with the ones mentioned here and here. Happy weekend! Hope you stay cozy in your home!
And happy love day to you and yours! xx jenny