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Timeless Capsule Wardrobe: Bottoms

  White Denim Now a days, white denim is just as a classic as blue denim. Usually worn during the Spring and Summer seasons, white denim helps bring out the saturation of coloured tops and accessories. Here are some links to shop: Hue | AG | Balmain Leather Pants Leather pants originate back to the Native American… Continue reading Timeless Capsule Wardrobe: Bottoms

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Budget-Friendly Easter Dresses

Zara Belted Knit Dress - $49.90 Zara Floral Print Dress - $49.90 Zara Contrasting Lace Dress - $45.90 Zara Wrinkled Dress - $49.90 Zara Belted Denim Dress in pale pink - $49.90 Zara Floral Print Dress - $79.90 Zara Linen Dress - $49.90 Zara Belted Dress With Pockets - $49.90 Zara Buttoned Dress - $49.90… Continue reading Budget-Friendly Easter Dresses

Fashion · Inspiration Tuesday

Inspiration Tuesday: High-Street Style

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 Bring out your comfortable throwback-to-the-90s Adidas tracksuit and glam it up with designer shoes, bag, and jewelry. This is the easiest way of making your wardrobe seem high-end: use basic pieces that are affordable for the main part of your outfit and accessorize with… Continue reading Inspiration Tuesday: High-Street Style

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Timeless Capsule Wardrobe: Sweaters

  Cotton Cardigan A great piece for layering over a blouse or shirt. Having a cotton cardigan with a finer weave creates a sleek and professional look, perfect for the office, but can also be worn in a more casual outfit. Here are some links to shop: Comme des Garçons Play| Vince | Tory Burch Chunky… Continue reading Timeless Capsule Wardrobe: Sweaters

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Money Saving Beauty Tips and Tricks

As much as I love beauty products and playing around with makeup, it is not the cheapest of pass times. Over the years, I have developed a few beauty tips and tricks that not only save time but money as well; both of which are precious to a university student on a budget. Use lotion… Continue reading Money Saving Beauty Tips and Tricks

Fashion

Timeless Capsule Wardrobe- Coats, Jackets, & Blazers

OOTD: Black and Camel Luxe Wool Coat This coat is definitely an essential fashion staple. It can be during Fall through Spring, styled with different accessories for unique looks. Its classic cut goes with everything; whether you are wearing a dress, skirts, dress pants, or jeans, you will always be fashionable. The wool material provides… Continue reading Timeless Capsule Wardrobe- Coats, Jackets, & Blazers

Lifestyle

Minimalist French Style Bedroom Decor

I believe that the decor that makes up a bedroom has to be one's sanctuary and has to reflect that person's character. I have always liked a more minimalist and clutter-free decor, with a touch of romantic ornamentation. In my bedroom, it is not done in a suffocating manner, but rather in the little details… Continue reading Minimalist French Style Bedroom Decor

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Accessorizing Your Look With Jewelry

Guess crystal hinged rhinestone bangle | Guess twisted metal cuff Guess vera lion gold-tone bracelet black chandelier earrings oos; similar here Melanie Lyne crystal studded metal hinge bangle Guess crystal hinged rhinestone bangle pink Biwa pearl bracelet (handmade gift); similar here Roots watch oos; similar here | silver bracelet (handmade from Greece); similar here Melanie Lyne… Continue reading Accessorizing Your Look With Jewelry

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Shopbop Sale Favourites

Sale Guide Use code GOBIG19 for: 15% off $200+ 20% off $500+ 25% off $800+ 1. Acne Studio Velocity Shearling Moto Jacket 2. Valentina Shah Amanda Blazer 3. Astr the Label Brooklyn Jacket 4. Lioness Palermo Jacket 5. Soia & Kyo Brit Jacket 6. Ray-Ban Classic Mirror Aviators 7. Stuart Weitzman Nearlynude Sandals 8. Mackage Lucille Leather Skirt 9. Tory Burch Enamel Raised… Continue reading Shopbop Sale Favourites

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Why I Choose Natural-Fibered Clothing

OOTD: Black and Camel Luxe When looking at clothing and deciding on making on purchase, the material and texture of the clothing items play a huge factor in my decision making process. I always try to opt for high-quality, natural-fibered clothing that will look and feel good on my body and that will last a… Continue reading Why I Choose Natural-Fibered Clothing

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Spend Smart With These Valentine’s Day Sales!

Nordstrom Rack– Joie up to 70% off // Curent/Elliott up to 65% off // pumps up to 60% off // Ted Baker London up to 50% off Aldo- 20% off $100+ + free shipping on $70+ Sephora– 4x the points on fragrance Saks Fifth Avenue- up to 75% off designer selections // free duties +… Continue reading Spend Smart With These Valentine’s Day Sales!

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End-of-Winter Season Sales!

Luisaviaroma- up to 70% off // free express shipping // free returns // imports fees included Browns– up to 70% off // free shipping on $198+ Nordstrom Rack– dresses, sweaters, jeans, and boots up to 70% off Aldo- up to 70% off // free shipping over $70+ Dynamite- 30% off selected dresses and jumpsuits //… Continue reading End-of-Winter Season Sales!

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My Favourite Shopping App!

Hello dears! Before we get started with today's post, I just wanted to apologize for the lack of content recently. I have been SUPER busy with midterms, work, and just life in general. More to come about that later. For the past couple of months, I have been using the Shoptagr program on my browser.… Continue reading My Favourite Shopping App!

Fashion

Timeless Capsule Wardrobe- Tops

OOTD: Blazer Athleisure Basic Cotton Tee Having black and white cotton tees are some of the most basic wardrobe staples. They can be paired with almost anything, and are great for layering under sweaters, jackets, and blazers. These are very commonly sold and you do not need to spend a fortune to get a good… Continue reading Timeless Capsule Wardrobe- Tops

Insta Recaps

Huge Fall Instagram Recap!

OOTD: Pink Blazer Inspiration Tuesday: Moto Blush OOTD: Wrap-Around Denim OOTD: Leather Appliqué OOTD: Blazer Athleisure Inspiration Tuesday: Burgundies and Browns OOTD: Burgundy Knitwear OOTD: Bare-Shoulder Knitwear Inspiration Tuesday: Neutrals OOTD: Neutral KnitInspiration Tuesday: LBD EleganceOOTD: Tan MiniOOTD: Cable Knit + Button Down Inspiration Tuesday: Autumnal Grey & BlackOOTD: Luxurious BlackInspiration Tuesday: Blazer DressOOTD: Luxurious BlackOOTD:… Continue reading Huge Fall Instagram Recap!

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OOTD: Black & White Business

Shop this look: Lily Silk blouse | Dynamite pants (oos; similar here + on sale!) | Chanel Fall 2017 limited edition bag | Sam Edelman heels | Costco diamond heart necklace | Costco akoya pearl studs | Guess bracelet | Melanie Lyne hinge bangle bracelet (oos; similar here) This outfit is your typical street-style office wear look.… Continue reading OOTD: Black & White Business

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Last Minute New Years Eve Dress Shopping (And They Are On Sale!)

1 Zara Multicolored Sequin Dress 2 Zara Sequin Dress 3 Zara Limited Edition Sequin Knit Dress 4 Zara Sequined Velvet Dress 5 Vince Camuto Sequin Dress 6 Cachet Velvet Bell Sleeve Dress 7 Adrianna Papell Floral Sequin Dress 8 Frank Lyman Velvet Lace Dress 9 Laura Floral Print Illusion Neck Dress 10 Laura Sleeveless Taffeta… Continue reading Last Minute New Years Eve Dress Shopping (And They Are On Sale!)

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Inspiration Tuesday: Blue Christmas

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 This look is perfect for a Christmas celebration with friends and family! It is really festive, with a touch of blue velvet and diamonds that sparkle like winter frosting. "Ladies of New York, frost yourselves!" - who knows where this line comes from? (It is a really funny… Continue reading Inspiration Tuesday: Blue Christmas

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OOTD: Shimmery Blue for Christmas

Shop this look: Peter Nygard Collection blouse (oos; similar here) | Dynamite pants (oos; similar here + on sale!) | Guess bracelet | Sam Edelman heels | Costco pearl necklace This look is very elegant and glamorous for Christmas, without being in-your-face or tacky. I love the combination of the feminine blouse with the edgier… Continue reading OOTD: Shimmery Blue for Christmas

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Fashion Finds: Holiday Sequins

Zara Sequin Dress Zara Sequin Top Dynamite sequin Peplum Halter Top Galvan Sequin Racerback Gown in inky blue/black Mac Duggal High Neck Sequin Gown With Train Alice + Olivia Inka Sequin Flora Dress Dress The Population Allesandra Sequin Dress in brass Eliza J Sequin Embellished A-Line Skirt Spanx Sequin Faux Leather Leggings Something Navy Sequin… Continue reading Fashion Finds: Holiday Sequins

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Black Friday Sales You’ll Want To Shop!

Luisaviaroma- Extra 20% off sale items. Use code BF20 / 30% off of full price purchase of £300. Use code BF30 Guess- 40-50% off entire site + free shipping Browns- up to 25% off Allsaints- 30% off everything (except fragrances) Ssense- up to 50% off Nordstrom- up to 60% off Nordstrom Rack- extra 30% off… Continue reading Black Friday Sales You’ll Want To Shop!

Christmas Gift Guide · Fashion

2018 Christmas Gift Guide

1 Melanie Lyne Floral Crystal Pin 2 Melanie Lyne Faceted Crystal Bracelet 3 Chanel Rouge Allure Luminous Intense Lip Colour in Pirate 4 Balmain Double-Breasted Wool Blazer in black 5 Costco Marquise Cut Diamond Earrings 6 La Vie En Rose Flannel PJ Set (nutcracker print) 7 La Vie En Rose Flannel PJ Set (champagne print)… Continue reading 2018 Christmas Gift Guide

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Fall Fashion Dupes

Guess Mia Logo Mini Crossbody ($80) Louis Vuitton Pochette Metis ($2370) Guess Reversible Quattro G Logo Belt ($45) Gucci Leather Belt with Double G Buckle ($540) Zara Tweed Blazer With Buttons ($150) Balmain Double-Breasted Tweed Blazer ($3250) Expression Adley Over-the-Knee Boots ($75 on sale!) Stuart Weitzman The Tieland Boot ($800) Zara Chain Print Blouse ($80)… Continue reading Fall Fashion Dupes

Fashion · Inspiration Tuesday

Inspiration Tuesday: Autumnal Grey & Black

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 This outfit is very luxurious, using brands like Max Mara and Dior. It is elegant in the way that quality items are being used, and that it is uniform, mainly using black. The sweater, mini skirt, and over the knee boots combination is very… Continue reading Inspiration Tuesday: Autumnal Grey & Black

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Designer Lookalikes For Less At Zara

Designer Lookalike: Chanel Zara Tweed Nautical Cap Zara Tweed Blazer With Chains Zara Textured Weave Blazer With Trim Zara Plaid Fabric Crossbody Bag Zara Capped Toe Ballet Flats Zara Quilted Flat Zara Two-Toned Ballet Flats Zara Sparkly Crossbody Bag Designer Lookalike: Gucci Zara Chain Printed Shirt Dress Zara Printed Shirt Dress Zara Chain Print Bomber… Continue reading Designer Lookalikes For Less At Zara

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OOTD: Burgundy Knitwear

Shop this look: Hilary Radley sweater (oos; very similar here) | Calvin Klein Jeans jeggings (oos; similar here) | Michael Kors bag (“luggage” colour is oos) | Aldo booties (oos; different colour here) I have owned this sweater for approximately four years, and to this day, it is still my all-time favourite knit sweater! It is… Continue reading OOTD: Burgundy Knitwear

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Inspiration Tuesday: Burgundies and Browns

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 I am loving these colour tonalities for Fall! The burgundy poncho is the focal point of the outfit, keeping the other items in neutral shades of black and brown. Also, Fall is the time to bring out your leather riding boots! They are comfortable,… Continue reading Inspiration Tuesday: Burgundies and Browns

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OOTD: Wrap-Around Denim

Shop this look: Parasuco denim jacket (oos; similar here) | Calvin Klein Jeans tee (oos; similar here) | Calvin Klein jeggings (oos; similar here) | Michael Kors bag (“luggage” colour is oos + on sale!) | Aldo booties (oos; different colour here) | Melanie Lyne screw and crystal bracelet | Civion arrow bracelet (use code LILYBELF25… Continue reading OOTD: Wrap-Around Denim