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Editing the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

This time of year, a lot of big shoppers (like myself) get a little wound up about the Nordstrom anniversary sale.  As a year-round shopper (not just a sale shopper) I try not to go over the edge, but who can resist a deal on pre-season goods???  It’s SO hard.  And so many funny hashtags apply.  #firstworldproblems #shopaholic #getaholdofyourself #itsjustclothes #butnewclothesmakemesohappy #seedressingroomphotobelow

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So, I thoroughly shopped the whole sale. and snapped pics of my favorites.  And took a few dressing room shots too.  I felt like a creep taking pics all over the store, but……it’s all in the name of a good deal, right?  You can shop through my favs at the end of this post.  Enjoy!

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Loved these BlankNYC relaxed boyfriend jeans from the start. Great fit, great price.

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Completely obsessed with and can’t wait to wear this leather Topshop vest, paired with a darling Joie silk blouse in this peachy color. And of course with the aforementioned BlankNYC jeans.

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This is a Theory blazer. Meant to be worn with suit pants, i would just buy the blazer and wear it all Fall. Not to mention it’s the pantone color of 2015.

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Here’s how I’d wear the Theory blazer. I’m all about taking something structured (the blazer) and mixing with casual and un-structured (ripped jeans and a tee).

Shop all of my favorites below, make sure and scroll through for all!

Happy Anniversary Sale!

Mint Julep Love

Happy Monday!

Hope everyone had a great 4th of July – it feels like forever ago! It makes me sad – the 4th of July always makes me feel like the summer is half way over and the kids will go back to school soon. NOOOO!!!!

We have an annual parade in our neighborhood and it is a family favorite…a fun-filled day with friends and fun was the best!

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The adults get in on the fun too!  If you didn’t see this picture on Instagram, here it is again…

This is one of our favorite new tops from The Mint Julep Boutique! It was the perfect addition for my 4th of July outfit – comfy and cute all at the same time.

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Check out some of our other favorites:

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They are a one-stop shopping for all of your fashion needs! We are definitely fans and will be back for more.  There are so many online boutiques out there and we wanted to give you the scoop on one of our favorites.

Stay tuned … a little birdie told me you might see Mollie soon with one of her favorite items!

A Little Bare

To show or not to show?

How old is too old?

The older we get, the more questions arise with fashion. Mollie and I have always talked about staying classy … but we love staying on good trends.

Cut out dresses have come back on the scene and we had to give it a try! In a classy way of course.

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This dress was the perfect mix of fun and class – and the print was a must for summer.  We have LOVED all of the palm print (you can tell from our Instagram) – and this gave us that same smile!

Plus, I have been working my butt off lately at the gym and it felt good to show a little of that hard work!

And how cute is the back … it looks like a completely different dress?

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Dress, Shoes, Watch, Bracelet (sold out in gold), Earrings, Lipstick

Want some other great ideas we found for cut out dresses?

Hope everyone has a great 4th of July weekend … we have some CUTE outfits to show you on Instagram!

(@molliestylespies & @erinstylespies)

Photos by Lauren Beatty 

Sheer Summer Maxi Skirt

I am loving this sheer maxi skirt I found last week at H&M.  It pairs perfectly with my favorite gladiator sandals, and being that it’s sheer, it’s cool and comfortable for summer days and nights.  Oh, and did I mention that it was $12.99?

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 I broke out this oldie but goodie necklace that I purchased from Shopbop years ago.  So versatile and great with an all black look.

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I cannot stop wearing this Kendra Scott Elisa necklace that was given to me for my birthday a couple of weeks ago by none other than Erin!  She has good taste!  Thank you E – this is my ‘go-to’ summer necklace and I haven’t taken it off!

 

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There are so many variations on this skirt, all are cute.  Here are some other options:

Details on the rest of my look:

Top, Banana Republic

Necklace (old), similar at Shopbop

Bracelet, similar at Cusp

Necklace (Kendra Scott), Nordstrom

Sandals (Stuart Weitzman), Nordstrom

Beach Bound!

In just a few days I am heading to Rosemary Beach, FL with my family and we are beyond excited!

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With a beach house waiting for our arrival, I am packing up the family and getting ready to lounge for a week (is that possible as a Mom?)

We have a LONG drive ahead of us and having two little ones, I am overly-preparing for a busy car ride.

Any home run ideas you want to share with me? So far I have movies (I made a no TV rule starting tomorrow so they can load up on movies in the car!), coloring books, Grade Level workbooks, stamps and sticker books.

Don’t forget, it’s Father’s Day this weekend – so I threw in a cool shirt for my sweet hubby for a little surprise!

As for some of my new favorite items (most on sale!)  I have picked up for the family, here is a sneak peek:

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Could you just not die over the pineapple purse for my girls??

And don’t forget to follow me here on Instagram to follow along on our trip!

Summer Brights

There are so many things to love about summer … and one of them is all of the bright colors!

And even better is wearing them all together for a ‘bright’ statement.

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If you haven’t heard – Kohl’s did an ah-mazing collaboration with Milly for DesignNation – making some of our favorite collections available accessible and affordable for all!  We picked up a few favorites from Milly and they have definitely been summer staples (all on SALE right now for under $20)!

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Pairing this cute T-shirt with a dressier skirt, some fun heels, top it off with a FUN bag … this makes for the perfect summer ensemble. Day or Night.

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Top, Skirt (sold out, similar), Sandals, Bag (sold out, similar), Nails, Sunglasses

We can’t wait to hear who the next designer will be … any guesses?

 

Photos by Lauren Beatty

NORDSTROM Half Yearly Sale is HERE!

Ladies (and gents) … it is here!

Nordstrom Half Yearly SALE!

Men, Women and Kids … Save up to 40% from now until May 31st!

RUN, don’t walk – half of the items we liked this morning are already gone…

Here are some favorites:

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Camo Comfy

Anyone who knows me – knows leopard and camo are always in my closet. Too much is never enough (done tastefully, of course).

These camo pants (check out these that under $40!!) are one of my favorites and I have many variations – dark, light … you just never know what shade depending on my mood! Ha!

I received these New Balance shoes and fell in love at first sight. Could they be any cuter? I have worn them numerous time (see here) and this was the latest weekend outfit pairing my favorite camo jeans with my new favorite tennies!

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The pink top that compliments the pink shoes and BAM, comfy and camo go perfectly together!

We are having so much fun shopping for SPRING with all of our clients, stay tuned for more great looks!

Want more pink, comfy camo looks?

Happy SPRING!

Photos by Lauren Beatty Photo

Plaid Shirts and Panama Hats

One of my favorite looks; i’m sporting it today.  A plaid shirt by Rails, my Panama hat from J Crew, distressed skinnies by AG, and my oldest of old (but still in great shape) Jimmy Choo flats.  Such an easy but cute outfit to throw on and run around town!  In fact, a friend at school pick up stopped me earlier and said, that is how ALL Fairfield county Moms should look, you are so cute today!  Needless to say, she made my day.

Here are some examples of how to throw it together via Pinterest, and of course you can shop some of my favorites below too.  Happy Spring!

 

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Shop plaid shirts, distressed skinnies, and panama hats right here!

Peach Discover Your Perfect Tour Houston

Houston, we DID it!

As many of you know, we just had the Houston Perfect Tour this past week and it was a HUGE success! Thank you to all of you for coming out – it could not have been sweeter.

Taking place at the Westing Galleria, we pampered ourselves all day long and introduce the Peach line to our new and existing customers. They fell in love.  Champagne, manicures, massages, jewelry shopping, skin consultations – could you ask for anything more? Oh wait – you entered an adorable cabana to get perfect measured into the perfect fit for a bra!

A few snapshots from the day…

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This brand, the people behind the brand and those supporting the brand is mind blowing.  Seeing this all come together and celebrating Peach was an absolute delight!

Next stop … CHICAGO!!!  Visit here for details – you won’t want to miss this event! Mollie and Erin will be there … come see us!

Thank you Kendra Scott, Dr. Ernest Layton, Brush & Blush Blow Dry Bar, Kristin Schindler from Cherry Blossom Yoga for making this event unforgettable!

Erin’s Outfit Details: Top, Culottes, Shoes, Necklace

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