Gingham, Tassel, Off-the-Shoulder Romper

Romper Romwe  Sunglasses Diff Eyewear  Necklace Baublebar  Watch Tory Burch  Shoes (linking a similar pair)  Earrings

My mind is racing because we leave for India tomorrow and my to-do list seems endless. Finish packing, shoot some content for the blog, do the dishes, finish the laundry, go to the bank.. eat some ice cream, pour a glass of wine?  ok, y’all get the point! but really, regardless of how crazy my day is going to be I am so so so so excited for this trip! Since we didn’t get visas in time for the original trip, I’m hoping this round is better! Fingers crossed all our travels go well! Stay tuned on snapchat and instastories to see all of our adventures.

This is an outfit I almost considered packing for our trip. The tassels and gingham print remind me of a hot, summer day which is exactly what we are going to be experiencing in India. However, Clint is super paranoid and says I need to have my shoulders covered at all times. So this was a no go in his book. Instead we walked a block over, found this colorful wall, and shot this look right there! India or not it’s still super cute!! Love, love, love it for a summer look or fun night out! The tassels add a fun element to the romper and make the perfect statement <3

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Sunflower Dress

Dress | Shoes | Hat | Sunglasses | Earrings

“It’s gonna be a bright, bright sunshiny day!”
I’ve been singing that song the entire time while working on this post! It’s the first thing that popped into my head when I got to think about how happy this dress makes me. & since it’s Monday I figured we could all use a little happy!

I’m settling back in from a weekend at my parents home. I drove to Henderson Friday night and we celebrated my mom’s birthday. The theme was ‘you paint the world with smiles’. Since she is an artist, painter, and creator we figured it was fitting! Her cake had smiley faces all over it and we decorated with emoji plates. The past couple of years we have done paint palette, paint brush, and canvas cakes, so this year we tried to come up with something new and she loved it! From all the emojis, birthday cake, this dress, and sunflowers I’ve had yellow smiles painted on my heart for the past three days!!!

p.s.- I feel like this dress and the birthday theme go hand in hand!

Shop my look with the links above or by clicking on the pics below!
This is the epitome of summer style!

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Grace & Emma Rose Embroidered Top

 

Today’s Post is c/o of Grace & Emma

Shop my Top Here    (It’s also available in Tan! And here’s another similar black one!)

Shorts | Wedges | Earrings | Sunglasses | Watch | Belt

Save the best for last? You with me?  That’s exactly what I did with this post! My favorite top for the end of the week and the best way to ring in Friday!

Let’s talk about the embroidered trend first. If you have been following me for a while then you know I’m a huge fan of this style! I’ve worn so many embroidered pieces this year that I’ve lost count. For as far as tops go though, this one is by far at the top of my list. It’s the softest cotton material and overly comfortable. I wore this on a 90 degree day (which probably wasn’t my best decision) but surprisingly it wasn’t too hot. And to keep it even cooler I paired white shorts with it instead of skinny jeans!

If you really want to show off those bell sleeves I suggest wearing a belt! Tucking in the top kinda shows off that extra fabric and accentuates your waist. Keep your accessories black and gold, and you’ve got yourself the chicest look!!  I love, love, love it!

Hope you all have a great weekend! <3 <3

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Striped Bell Sleeve Dress

Dress  \\  Shoes  \\  Purse  \\  Earrings  \\  Necklace  \\  Watch

How shall I describe this dress? At first I wanted to say it’s scrunchy at the top but I don’t think that’s the right terminology… maybe the elastic band at the top?  however you choose to say it, the style of this dress is one of my new favorites! I love how it’s tight around the chest and upper arms, then has the big bell sleeves. It makes for a very flattering look and super cute statement. Also, did I mention it’s only $21! That is seriously such a good deal!  To keep the look simple I went with a traditional, tan block wedge and my tote!  It’s a city look, simply style, and very affordable!

Hope you all have a great day!! We’re almost to the weekend!

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always and forever, AMEN <3

Tee DaisyRae Apparel   Shorts (linking a similar pair)   Shoes (Nordstrom Rack find)  Earrings Kendra Scott

Always and Forever, AMEN!

I’m going off exactly what my tee says and sharing some uplifting bible verses that go along with it. These are some of my favorite that I’ve marked over the years and jotted down. Whenever I need peace with mind I turn to these.

  • She confidently trusts the lord to take care of her – Psalm 112:7
  • For God gave us a spirit not of fear, but of power and love and self-control – 2 Timothy 1:7
  • When my heart is overwhelmed, lead me to the rock that is higher than I – Psalm 61:2
  • Nothing can stop God’s plan for your life – Isaiah 14:27
  • You are loved more than you will ever know by someone who died to know you – Romans 5:8
  • Set your mind on things above – Colossians 3:2
  • We can make our plans, but the Lord determines our steps – Proverbs 16:9
  • Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it – Proverbs 4:23
  • God is love – 1 John 4:16

& one more time, Always and Forever, AMEN! 


Today’s Post is c/o DaisyRae! Go check out their collection of tees, tanks, and raglans! They literally have some of the cutest!! I really want this Squad Goals one! It just kinda cracks me up!  And just to let y’all know, these tees are made out of the softest fabric! Seriously so comfortable!! You’ll love wearing them and throwing them on for a causal, cozy look!

Shop all your shirts, for all your occasions here:

& they offer free shipping over $75!! So, stock up on your favorites!

Hope y’all have a great day!

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White Ladder Blouse

Top NA-KD   Ripped Jeans Topshop   Sandals Steve Madden  Bracelet & Necklace Baublebar  Bracelet Cuffs & Ring David Yurman  Watch Kate Spade

Happy Monday! How was everyone’s weekend? I spent my time shooting some posts, eating lots of good food, and cleaning up around the condo. Oh & watching endless videos and snaps about the Nordstrom Sale.. I mean, omg y’all, it’s been crazy! In the blogging world it’s all anyone is talking about! So many good deals and fall pieces!! Check out last Thursdays Post if you want to see my favorites!

Today’s look is c/o NA-KD. This is my first top from them and I loveeeee it! It is a very light weight material which I why I chose to wear it with jeans! Also, fall is on my mind so I’m already switching over my closet! haha don’t laugh at me.. I’m just super ahead of the game!  But yeah, this top would look cute with denim cutoffs, a cute denim skirt, jeans.. literally anything! A white top is such a basic and you can do almost anything with it! The nice thing about this one is that it has the ladder detail that lets you show some skin. I think it gives the top and entire look an edgy feel! Plus the bell sleeves and skinny straps are super fun.

Also, these shoes are a must! They are going to be the next big thing come fall! & they are very comfy!!!

Shop today’s look with the links above or by clicking on the pics below!

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Kohl’s Bralettes

**This post is sponsored by Kohl’s. I received the included bralettes as compensation.

Peach & Cream White Sensational 2-pack Lace Bralettes Lily of France

I have a feeling I am going to be wearing this bra all summer long! This I know because peach is one of my favorite colors to wear (especially in the summer with a tan!) Love how the fabric is slightly stretchy and super soft. Then it’s layered with a lace detail to feminize the style! I would wear this with a basic white tee or tank! That way some of the bralette would show through my shirt and add a pop of color to my look!

Best part is for the price of one you get two bralettes! How good of a deal is that!? You can pick from 10 different color options and they are available in sizes Small- X-Large!  This peach one came with a plain cream one as well. It’s great to throw on day to day!

Granite Blue Gray T-Back Lace Bralette Maidenform

This bra is AWESOME!! I love, love, love it! The deep v neck style is my favorite thing to wear. It’s the type of bra that I throw on with my v-neck shirts so you can see the lace edging. I went with the gray color because I can wear it with blacks, whites, creams, and even colors!  If you aren’t feeling the granite blue gray color it’s available in 7 other colors. Highly recommend trying this one out!

Camo Triangle Lace Bralette Juniors’ Candie’s

This bralette adds a fun design and pattern to today’s post! It’s definitely one you would want to show off so I suggest wearing it with a loose black tank or even white one! Wearing a basic top over it will let the focus be on the bralette and that’s just what you want with this one! It’s too cute not to let it be seen!  If you’re feeling adventurous you could even wear it with some high waisted cut offs like I am and may a crop top over it.

Pristine High Neck Lace Bralette Juniors’ SO

Wear this as a halter crop top or as a bralette! Just go ahead and take your pick!! The high neck style means it could probably pass for either. Which in return you’ve got yourself an undergarment and an outfit inspiration!

I also think this style bralette would be super cute to wear with cut offs and a kimono! That gives it more of an edgy vibe!  If you are wearing it out and about it definitely wouldn’t hurt to have something to throw on over it!

It’s also available in black and gray, sizes Small – X-Large!


Each and everyone of these bralettes has a very unique style! For different occasions and days I would wear a specific one! Some I might wear more than others but I truly do love them all! For the quality, collection, and affordable pricing you might as well get them all!

Shop the entire Kohl’s Bralette Collection Here!

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Nordstrom Sale Picks!

It’s here!!! Literally the biggest sale of the entire year! If you’re on social media as much as I am then you probably haven’t stopped hearing the buzz about…. drumroll please.. the NORDSTROM SALE!

Many of the pre fall looks are marked down from 40%-60% off! It’s the best time to stock up on basic fall pieces.. like booties, scarves, jackets, and more! For the next two weeks shoppers with their Nordstrom cards get early access to the sale. After that it opens to the public and everything goes quick! Starting August 8th everything will go back up to the original prices.  So while it’s here make sure to grab your favorites and wear them all season long!

I’m going through my favorites category by category!

I literally want every single cardigan and sweater that’s apart of this sale! As I browsed them all I couldn’t help but get excited for fall. Truth be told y’all, I am actually ready for some cooler weather and PSL’s.

 

You can never have too much denim!? Am I right!? Personally I love the ripped $43 pair! You can’t beat that price of those details!  The burgundy ones are also great to wear with a simple cardigan or sweater through the fall and winter!

 

I picked out my 5 favorite! After all, 5 is my favorite number!  I think the red ruffle dress would be a great for an event or wedding!! The others are more day to day fall styles!

 

Shoes can be really expensive. So when I say get them now, get them now! I know it’s hard to imagine buying boots in this 90 degree weather but the fall rolls around you’ll thank me! better to have them now, at a discounted price, than pay full in a couple of months!  plus.. they’ll look pretty sitting on your closet in the meantime!

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5 Reasons Why I Love White Dresses

White Dress //  Sandals //  Sunglasses // Earrings

Some people say a dress is a dress.  Others put one on and feel like they can conquer the world. That’s how I feel in white! Here are my five reasons why!

  1. Number 1 is a given. Why do we all love wearing white? It makes us look tan of course! If that’s your #1 reasoning I’m right there with ya ladies! Love how my skin looks and feels in every shade of white!
  2. White is easy to accessorize. Depending on what mood I am in I can wear colored jewelry or keep it in the neutral tones.
  3. A white dress is easy to dress up or dress down.. sandals, lace-up flats, wedges, mules, sneakers.. you can wear almost any shoe of your choosing and make a dress look good! (With this dress I wanted to keep is simple with some flats!
  4. I always associate white with bridal.. Is that bad? I hope not.. especially now since I’m in a bridal season of my life!
  5. White dresses, like the one I am wearing, are transitional. I wore this one on the hottest day of the year and I can also wear it into fall!

LWD’s for the win! I think so!! Especially this one with the cut-out shoulders and ruffle trim! It’s girly, chic look and super cute!

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Pink, Ruffled, Layered Romper

Romper Romwe  Wedges Marc Fisher  Earrings Baublebar  Wrap Bracelet Lila’s Beauty Bag

Well we’ve had a crazy 24 hours.. we were suppose to leave for India last night and never quite made it.. while laying in bed, at 2:30 A.M. (Tuesday night), Clint & I still hadn’t received a confirmation that our e-visas were granted. So we called the Indian embassy and they told us they were still getting processed. I kept telling Clint that we could just go to the embassy, in Delhi, and get our visa upon arrival. Well the more articles I read and the more I digged, I realized there was a 99% chance that we wouldn’t be able to get in the country at all without them. We called the Indian visa office back and they confirmed this.  Apparently before you ever leave the country they will scan your visa before boarding the flight. So just a heads up for any of y’all traveling.. if you don’t have a visa and you are traveling to a country that needs them, GO GET THEM!

  Now this is where the story gets good.. At 8:30 P.M. last night I received confirmation that my evisa was approved. I actually could’ve went, could’ve gotten on the flight, and been in India now. I am beating myself up about all of this but at the end of the day I have to realized there was nothing I really could’ve done. We spent hours laying in bed, contemplating. Do we risk going over there and hope we get our visas in time? Or do we play it safe and try to get our delta vouchers and reschedule?  I told Clint, “I think it’s way sketchier getting stuck in Indian airport and unsafe.” So we decided to postpone the trip..

Now,  this morning, with my evisa in hand, I am going to try to call Delta to rebook our flights. Wish me luck! I am sure there’s going to be more updates to come.

*also a quick side note– everything really does happen for a reason, doesn’t it? wonder what the reasoning behind all of this stress was/is?


p.s.- I had a full blog post typed up about this outfit but I’ve been getting messages for the past day and night about the trip. I wanted to give you guys an update for those who were wondering!

However, this romper is AMAZING! I love the ruffled top and chiffon material! This was made for a date night or GNO!

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