Tag: J. Crew

What I Wore: Tour of Good Housekeeping with Jambu [Sponsored]

Outfit Posts Spring

Growing up, the magazines in our home were Time, National Geographic, and Good Housekeeping. Whenever anything was purchased, my parents consulted Consumer Reports, and or Good Housekeeping. New recipe tried for dinner? There's a good chance it came from the pages of good Housekeeping. Many a collage was made from those same pages; in fact I made a collage as a new sorority pledge to represent my personality and I…

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Shopping Hits and Misses: Madewell, Boden, Ellos, J. Crew, Amazon

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I told you there'd be a lot of these hits and misses! I haven't even lost 20 pounds since I started working out at the beginning of December, but with the increase in muscle most of my clothes are fitting weird or not fitting at all. My stomach is flatter, which makes a lot of my pants too long and saggy in the crotch. My breasts are smaller (went from…

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Fashion Shopping Hits and Misses: Banana Republic, Boden, ELOQUII, J. Crew, Nordstrom

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Greetings ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to another edition of items I tried to add to my closet and whether they were keeps or returns! This is an especially interesting one because my body has changed a lot since last year. I'll have a post on it soon, but I've been working out at the gym every weekday since the beginning of December and while I haven't lost a ton…

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What I Wore: Shades of Blue

Outfit Posts Winter

When you match the decor, you just HAVE to take some photos! Karl and I checked out Burton's Grill & Bar, a restaurant chain along the Eastern Seaboard. With locations from Massachusetts to North Carolina, this is the first one in Maryland. Not only does it have beautiful decor that beautifully matched with my navy outfit (totally coincidental, it was our first visit), it has a unique menu and cooking…

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What I Wore off the Blog

Outfit Posts Winter

Going through the pictures on my phone, I realize there's a lot of recent looks I've worn that haven't made the blog.  Some of my outfits from the past few weeks: Boilersuit: ASOS Curve (14) | Wing Patches (on back): Etsy | Earrings: Jenny Bird | Bracelet: Had forever (budget-friendly option) | Shoes: BCBG (old; similar) | Bag: ALLSAINTS I went to an event hosted by DM202 Live called “Building Community…

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What I Wore: Universal Standard Overalls

Outfit Posts Winter

When I was in elementary school, my best friend Kelli and I had matching purple overalls. I loved those overalls and wore them all. the. time. In college I again donned overalls with baby tees, pigtails, and a bandana and wore them to Dave Matthews Band and Blues Traveler concerts. After college, I had a pair of plum velvet overalls from Express that I'd wear with a plum ribbed turtleneck…

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Capsule Wardrobe: Fall Weekend Style

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Many have written me asking for a casual weekend look for fall. More polish than jeans and a tee shirt, more refined than leggings and a tunic. This capsule wardrobe is for you – weekend style refined. This capsule wardrobe is all about layering, so it can work now in late summer when it’s a bit breezy, and continue until there’s frost in the morning. However, most of these pieces…

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What I Wore: Transition

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jacket | tee | jeans | boots | scarf | earrings | bag Jacket: Came in one of my Dia&Co boxes (similar) | Tee: J. Crew Factory (XL) | Jeans: Gap (no longer available, similar; plus size option) | Shoes: ASOS (similar) | Bag: ALLSAINTS | Earrings: Kenneth Jay Lane | Bracelet: Had forever (similar look for less) | Sunglasses: Ray-Ban | Scarf: Hermès (similar) It's still summer, but before…

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