To say we have been experiencing a heat wave would be an understatement. This past weekend my car’s thermometer read 100 degrees more than once. I guess we truly are in the dog days of summer.
Something that has been so popular the past few summers has been off the shoulder tops and dresses. I truly think they are sexy and sophisticated, however I am always hesitant to wear the style because I have to wear a bra (and I mean like a real bra…not a bralette or strapless.) I feel like most off the shoulder items, if they even have straps are super tiny and would not look good with a normal bra. Luckily, I found this adorable top with shoulder straps that are the perfect thickness. (AND it’s under $20!)
I also don’t typically wear my hair up…at least when I go out in public (if I’m working/chilling at home it’s almost always up) however with the scorching heat, I decided not to fight it. I always find that it’s a great opportunity to show off a great pair of statement earrings. So if my hair is a little messy or out of place, maybe you will be too busy looking at my earrings to notice.
Stay cool everyone, xoxo
P.S. Don’t forget to use coupon code “STYLEB20” to get 20% off your first subscription box from SOL Theory
Top: Charlotte Russe Shorts: Forever 21 (similar) Shoes: CARLOS by Carlos Santana Sunglasses: SOL Theory Earrings: BaubleBar (old)
I don’t know about you, but I’m slowly starting to have anxiety about summer coming to an end. I know, it’s still July, but I can’t help but feel like pumpkin flavored everything is right around the corner (and I love that time of year…don’t get me wrong…but I’m just not ready yet…)
So now is my chance to wear the brightest and boldest summer colors on my fingers and this time I went with a neon pink. I know I should probably be tan to wear this color, but I don’t care. In a few months, I will be wearing my dark shades and this bright hue will be a distant memory.
If you want to try a similar shade at home, I suggest Sinful Colors Professional’s “24/7.”
I’m dreaming of laying on the sands of the beach soaking in the rays. Unfortunately, it will remain just that for me this year…a dream.
The majority of my family is spending the weekend in LBI for their yearly summer reunion, but considering my daughter is only 3 months old I figured this year I would have to skip it. (I personally think she is too little to be in the hot sun and to travel in 4 hour car rides.)
So until she grows a bit, dreaming of the beach is all I can do and I thought it would help by putting together some really chic pieces that can help make any trip to the beach a little more glamorous. For those of you who have the luxury of soaking in the rays, enjoy!
It’s the most wonderful time of the year. And no, I’m not talking about Christmas (though some could call this Christmas in July!) I’m talking about the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale!
This sale is one of a kind because they are never before seen fall merchandise sold in summer for a limited time at sale price and then marked up to full price when the sale is over. So planning ahead of time what you want is key! I went through the catalogue and picked out items that I am DYING to have. Of course I don’t expect to buy them all (otherwise I’d be BROKE) but a girl can dream right?
Early Access for the sale starts on tomorrow! All you need is a Nordstrom card to shop! Otherwise you have to wait until July 22 and prices go up on August 8! Good luck everyone! On your mark, get set, shop!