Dream Believe Achieve

May 20, 2013 by  
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When summer rolls around down here in Florida it comes with inhuman heat and humidity, which only wreaks havoc on my hair (even after an hour in front of a hairdryer I still end up with frizzy hair)!  So lately I’ve been air drying to camouflage the frizz and although I am not 100 percent sold on it, it’s easy to do. I use the hanna thermal protectant oil and Sally Hershberger Shagg Spray that I found for only $2.99 at Ross to get a piece-y look and it works great.  Along with the big hair that I to call “beachy waves” I like to keep my outfits easy and comfy as well.  I tend to keep my focus on tops because bottoms always consist of cut off shorts, a cotton mini or rolled up jeans.  Every year I get on a new kick: last year I was all about asymmetrical tanks and this year it’s graphic tees.   I got this one from Shopbop and although a little bit more than I usually pay for tee, it’s totally worth it!  It’s got a roomy fit which is perfect for summer; the length makes it look like a perfectly worn-in mens tee and my favorite part is the length of the sleeves – its just long enought to be able to give it a nice roll if I’m in the mood too.

What I’m Wearing:

Sincerely Jules Graphic Tee c/o Shopbop

White Skinny Jeans $14.99 at Marshall’s

Pointy Toe Pumps (also seen here) – $25.50 from Charlotte Russe

Necklace & Bracelet c/o Twisted Silver

Bag c/o meet mark

Chambray Top – $9 at Walmart

Striped Dress For Day & Night

January 28, 2013 by  
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Cooler weather means I get to layer!  My favorite piece to layer, and the easiest one, has always been my army green anorak from Ross (also seen here).  I wear it every chance I get and believe it or not the army green color can be used as a neutral making it super easy to incorporate into many outfits.  This time I decided to pair my anorak with my striped dress for a day time look that I easily dressed up by removing the jacket, adding animal print heels and turning belt around.

Day

Night

What I’m Wearing:

Striped Puff Sleeve Dress $12.80 (also seen here) from Forever 21

Anorak from Ross

Animal Print/Red Patent Belt (also seen here) c/o Kohl’s

Black Heels (also seen here) $70 at Yesstyle

3 Bangles c/o Twisted Silver

Brown Hobo Bag c/o Lucky Brand

Black Satchel from Forever21

Animal Print Heels (also seen here) – $14.99 from Target.com

Metal Aviators from Ross

Insta Shots

I received compensation from Yesstyle to purchase items of my choosing to review. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of Yesstyle.

The Classic Anorak

October 2, 2012 by  
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I’ve had this lightweight anorak from Marshall’s for about 3 years and every fall I pull it out and finds tons of new ways to wear it,  I think it cost me only about $20 and this baby never goes out of style (it’s my “other denim jacket”).  Check out what I wore it with below and similar options as well.

 

 

 

What I’m wearing: Anorak from Ross (similar options below), skinny jeans from H&M, asymmetrical tank from Old Navy (also seen here), scarf from American Eagle, vintage multi strand necklace and the dark crystal inspired Compass necklace from Twisted Silver (available October 24), aviator sunglasses from Ross.

 

Peplum & Purple From Marshall’s

September 25, 2012 by  
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Happiness is walking into a store at the last minute before going out and finding exactly what you’re looking for…and that’s exactly what happened Saturday night.  I frantically walked into Marshall’s looking for a peplum top and not only did I find it, but the details were perfect: The zipper down the back was amazing and the slighty puffed shoulder on the lace three quarter length sleeves was beyond cute. Best of all it was only $19.99!  The peplum top is super flattering and I’m sure I can wear it with a few different outfits.   This time I paired it with a simple purple skirt and Vince Camuto heels that I got at Dillards on sale, my entire outfit (excluding the bag and jewelry) was under $60!  FYI I always carry a tote with me and this particular gold one from meet mark is my current favorite for carrying essentials like flats, makeup etc. for evenings.

 

 

 

 

What I’m Wearing:

Peplum top $19.99 at Marshall’s, skirt $7.99 at Marshall’s, Vince Camuto heels $30 at Dillard’s (sold out similar version here), the always perfect tote $38 c/o meetmark.com, arrow bracelets  from Forever21 (sold out similar one here) and the gurl white bracelet c/o Twisted Silver , sunglasses c/o Stunglasses.com (also seen here)

Must Have Monday: Twisted SIlver’s Aztec Bracelet

June 4, 2012 by  
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Twisted Silver has done it once again… this time with their big and bold Aztec bracelet. I love how this bracelet is wide enough to be worn high-up on the wrist, giving it an edgier feel.  It really is one of those bracelets that you can wear all summer long with EVERYTHING and not need another accessory.  The Aztec bracelet is available now on twisedsilver.com for only $40!

 

Must Have Monday: Twisted Silver’s Pixie Bracelet

April 16, 2012 by  
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Love the simple and dainty Pixie Bracelet…the design dances between vintage and modern.  It’s definitely a basic piece that can be worn year round and added to any other Twisted Silver favorite like their Rag Bracelet.  Get your Pixie Bracelet here!

 

New Twisted Silver: The BB Bracelet

February 16, 2012 by  
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It’s your rocker version of pearls… and just as sophistcated and classy!  Bold enough to wear alone or even pair with one simple bangle (like I did).  The BB Bracelet is not only trend-proof, but it can be worn year round.  Get your BB Bracelet here.

Check out what I’d wear it with below and make sure you check out Twisted Silver’s  last chance sale starting February 17-20.  OVER 30 of their best-selling designs at AMAZING deals.  They only have a few left of each, so this is the LAST CALL.  After Monday, these select pieces will be gone for good, never to be available again. Look for the “Going Gone” tab on their online store Febraury 17-20.  Follow this link starting tomorrow:  Shop here now.

Twisted Silver’s Lucky Penny Necklace

October 20, 2011 by  
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In these tough economic times every penny counts, right? Well thanks to Twisted Silver, there’s one more reason to be a penny pincher.  The new Lucky Penny necklace from Twisted Silver brings both luck and style in equal measure.  Wear it long, double-wrap it, or even multi-wrap as a bracelet.  The Lucky Penny is a 1970’s minted penny trapped in time on a long, antiqued brass bead chain.  It’s an instant trend winner with the “New 70’s” and “Revamped Vintage” look in groovy goodness.

Available now at Twisted-silver.com and don’t forget to use code INSIDERS for 15% off.

The Muscle Bracelet Has Arrived!

September 18, 2011 by  
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The bold Muscle Bracelet from Twisted Silver is a head turner! The tarnished brass and matte silver links give it an antique yet edgy vibe, and I love how it lightly conforms on the wrist. The bracelet is a perfect match for jeans or an LBD and instantly transforms your outfit into a chic rocker look.  In the mood to add a hint of masculinity or a little oomph to a suit or dainty wardrobe piece? The Muscle Bracelet will do the trick!  Drop by Twisted Silver for more info and don’t forget to use code INSIDERS for 15% of your purchase.

 

The Time Necklace

August 6, 2011 by  
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Time stopped when I received the latest and greatest creative design from Twisted Silver: The Time Necklace.  And yes my heart even skipped a beat!  The necklace is gorgeous on so many levels and my necklace reminded me of a finely crafted pocket watch with a feminine touch.  As you can see from the picture below, the time Necklace is wrought from watch faces and artfully pounded with recycled vintage clip earring parts on a chunky chain with a giant raw metal toggle.  And, because Twisted SIlver uses reclaimed parts, all of the watch faces are different and vary in size, shape and color (in other words, no two are alike!).  Retails at $100 and available now at Twisted-silver.com!  Save 15% by using the promo code INSIDERS at checkout.

 

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