The Power of the Third Piece Rule

     The third piece rule transforms your outfit and elevates your style.  Your pants and top are the first and second piece.  The third piece is an extra outfit element such as a blazer or a statement accessory. Blazer / Vest / Cardigan / Jacket These pieces elevate a basic t-shirt or blouse.   Old […]

2017 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Haul

  I came, I saw, I shopped the 2017 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale.  I made a big order as soon as the sale opened Thursday morning.  Luckily it was right before the site crashed.  I might have been the reason for the crash – my bad.  Here is what I found on the front porch a […]

2017 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Picks

I love waking up early on the first day of the sale.  It makes me feel like a kid again waking up early to see what Santa brought me.  So I write this while downing a huge cup of coffee and a huge smile on my face.  I’ve been shopping the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale for […]

Shop My Instagram

Want to know where I got some of my fave looks from Instagram.  I’ve added product links to those looks so you can shop my Instagram. Nordstrom ($198)   Zara ($10)   ASOS ($45)   Nordstrom ($39)   Shein ($20)   Nordstrom ($79)   Shein ($11)   Nordstrom Top Shop ($55) Nordstrom Chelsea 28 ($85) […]

The Latest Summer Fashion Trends

There are a few new trends that I’ve been noticing on Instagram and Pinterest: scarves, neon yellow shoes, and basket bags. Scarves: Wearing a scarf around a bun is very popular right now and I think it looks great for summer.  My hair is too short for a bun but I plan on wearing a […]

Hitting The Gym In Style

Trying on shorts and bathing suits has made me come to the realization that I need to hit the gym ASAP.  Nowadays you can go to and from the gym in style.  Here are some of my favorite workout gear finds.  They actually make me want to go to the gym so they must be […]

Tops to Update Your Spring/Summer Wardrobe

You can really spice up your spring/summer wardrobe by adding some new on trend tops.  You can wear these tops with your existing bottoms for some fresh new looks. Nordstrom ($22) – I love how this top has a sewn-in side tuck that makes it very flattering.  It is definitely more special than a basic […]

Why I am Obsessed with ASOS

ASOS ($49) Hi – my name is Michelle and I have an ASOS obsession.  ASOS is great place to shop for all of the latest trends.  Their shoes are good quality and comfortable.  Their clothes are also good quality and fit true to size.  It’s hard not to have an ASOS obsession with their free […]

2017 Sunglass Trends

There’s several new styles of “sunnies” at the stores this season.  They are fun but since they are trendy I wouldn’t invest a lot of money in them.  Due to this, I have found some budget friendly options for you. ROUND SUNGLASSES – these are most flattering on women with sharp, angular features with square […]

Rufflemania

A  ruffle here – a ruffle there – ruffles are everywhere.  The styles to get a hold of are the ones that balance femininity with a little sleekness.  Think one shoulder tops, voluminous skirts, and asymmetrical dresses.  I found some great ruffled pieces to add to your spring/summer wardrobes including this beautiful dress above from […]