Monday, November 24, 2014

gift guide : personalized.

more gift ideas! this time it gets personal with monogrammed items .... let the person know you put lots of effort into it (even if it's just a few clicks) by putting their initial/s on it .... 

1. maya brenner asymmetrical character necklace - so pretty and dainty that's good for layering

2. slate coaster set - a personalized touch to a necessary item

3. madewell front door key fob - a cool leather key-chain

4. giles & brother personalized skinny railroad bracelet - an everyday bracelet for him or her

5. bia cordon bleu barber monogrammed espresso cup - initialized caffeine fix

6. stella & dot engravable charm - a pretty, classic necklace

7. platinum rimmed stemless glassware - cheers!

8. baggu dipped tote bag - a versatile tote with a touch of metallic

9. metallic leather zip pouch - to take to happy hour or throw in your handbag

happy gift shopping!

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

gift guide : for her.

i know it's not thanksgiving yet but we only have 36 days until christmas and that time will fly by with holiday parties, dinners, happy hours, etc .... time to start gift shopping! i picked some stuff that i think would be fun to get (or buy for myself) .... 

1. j.crew dreamy cotton pajama set - who doesn't need a cute, comfortable pair of pajamas?

2. canvas dauville large bowl - for keys, jewelry, change, etc. and in white and silver, it's neutral enough to go with anyone's interior decor

3. american apparel metallic leather pouch - the perfect pouch for holiday parties and it will last way beyond new year's eve .... muted metallic gold goes with any outfit anytime of year.

4. iron tree branch hook - a cool, interesting hook for hats, jewelry, scarves, keys....

5. bauble bar celestial drop earrings - to wear with that LBD or to jazz up jeans and a sweater

6. beauty counter perfect lip collection - the smoothest lip conditioner, the prettiest pale pink lip sheer  (that works on anyone) and shiny lip gloss

7. stella & dot on the mark necklace - this sterling silver, dainty arrow necklace can be worn daily

8. warehouse faux fur pom pom hat - warm, cute and neutral enough to go with any jacket

9. refinery 29 style stalking book - a fun, style inspiring coffee table book

10. distressed mirror jewelry box - to keep jewels neat and organized but looking nice in this pretty box

happy shopping!

Friday, November 14, 2014


tgif! what i've been up to on instagram .... 

have a great weekend!

p.s. some good sales are going on .... stock up on some winter goods! 

madewell: 25% off. code: FALLBACK. ends 11.17.14
j.crew: 25% off. code: SHOPNOW. ends 11.17.14
kate spade: 25% off. code: BEMERRY. ends 11.17.14
old navy: 25% off. code: SAVENOW. ends 11.15.14
gap: 30% off. code: HAPPY. ends 11.14.14
bloomingdales: 20% off. code: HOLIDAY. ends 11.16.14

Thursday, November 6, 2014

scarves + sales.

it's getting pretty cold .... winter is coming, ughhhh. so you need a big, warm scarf. at least i wear one everywhere i go in the fall and winter and almost never take it off. here's some that i'm liking right now that would look good with a coat or as part of your outfit .... 

1. asos grey plaid check scarf - love the classic plaid pattern
2. asos oversized knit scarf - a great, versatile every day scarf
3. madewell bandana triangle scarf - a cool graphic print 
4. asos oversized leopard scarf - leopard is pretty much a neutral
5. yarnz solid scarf - you kind of can't go wrong with a black scarf in a wool/cashmere blend
6. asos tweed check oversized scarf - plaid + oversized = perfect combo

p.s. some good sales are going on right now ....

gap - 30% off your omline purchase. code: HAPPY 
banana republic - 30% off full priced items in-store and online. code: BREXCITED
madewell 25% off select sweaters + boots, code: YESPLEASE

some of my faves to snag during the sale....