Elevated Basic

Jeans and a tee. Basic right? But there are so many different iterations! Jeans — blue, white, black? Tee — the possibilities are endless. I always find myself trying to be that graphic tee person and I never think it looks right. I do love a good v-neck though. Finding a good t-shirt doesn’t mean spending a lot of money. Latest plain tee obsession? Target! Mossimo v-neck at 3 for $20 is a total no brainer. They wash well and they’re super soft. Can’t beat it. For evening it’s so easy to take something as easy as this, throw on a kimono, change from sneakers to shoes (or not) and off you go. Elevate basic! Oh… Lubi found a friend on our pre-supper walk. How cute are they?

T-shirtJeansKimono — Sunglasses
Hair by Sparks Hair Design
Lubi the Chihuahua with his new Labradoodle friend Pasha

Cheers!

Casual Transition

Is it true? Is fall really around the corner? Am I the only one looking forward to rich hues and cozy wraps? I certainly hope not. While I wish it was actually a cool enough evening to need this wrap it so wasn’t. I still have a hard time posting “normal” casual outfits. Real people wear tanks and jeans though so why not? My latest saga? Fibromyalgia. I’m in pain and there’s no way I can even think about a heel or a wedge or anything of the sort right now. If you have to wear flats they may as well be Gucci right? The drivers are so comfortable and soft. Highly recommend!

Free People Wrap

Free People Jeans

Free People Tank

Casual Free People Outfit

Gucci Loafers

Lubi on Steps

Wrap – Free People
Tank – Free People
Bralette – Free People
Jeans – Free People
Loafers – Gucci
Sunglasses – Ray Ban
Lubi the Chihuahua

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Feeling a Vibe

Possibly the last cool spring evening. So sad. I wish I could wear outfits like this in the summer but I just get way too overheated. I’m always hot. On another note — my pin straight hair seems to have decided that it would like to be wavy. Beachy cool or messy? What do you think?

Of course being the shopping diva that I am I hit the Memorial Day sales, like all weekend — #bloggerproblems! This tunic was on such super sale at Free People that I couldn’t leave it there. It just wouldn’t have been right! And it’s so soft and pretty. The new store that opened near me is amazing and the staff is awesome. I had a great time shopping and trying things on! The brand and the store create such a great vibe. I can’t get enough. Too bad it’s not actually free! More to come — must space out my exciting new finds!

Free People #OOTD

Boho #OOTD

Slit Knee Jeans

Wavy Hair

Oversize Shirt

Lurex Tunic – Free People
Destroyed Skinny Jeans – Free People
Booties – Sam Edelman (Bloomingdale’s, Old! Try These)
Sunglasses – Oliver Peoples (Available Here)
Bar Necklace – Arthur and Livingston

Cheers!

Flopped

There’s no easier way to achieve chic than flopping a jacket over your shoulders without even inserting your little arms into the sleeves. Not sure why this works so well, but go with it. Trust me. I love this leather jacket. The Aqua brand at Bloomingdale’s uses super soft leather and it’s never a million dollars. This one’s from last year so I’ll try to find you a similar one, but this one will be with me for years to come. Never give up on a good leather jacket. I was also totally into the fact that the hardware on my open toe booties was gold like the studs on the jacket. While I’ve gotten over not mixing my metals when it comes to jewellery, and even do it on purpose, I find that it ties the outfit together when something actually goes!

Check out my pink extensions in support of October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month! As a survivor I want all of you to please make sure you take care of yourself and have a mammogram!

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Abercrombie Jeggings

Louise et Cie Booties

Miu Miu Sunglasses

Aqua Leather Jacket

Jewellery Jewelery

Arthur and Livingston Necklace

Breast Cancer Extensions

 

Leather Jacket – Aqua (Bloomingdale’s, Another Version Here)
Jeans – Abercrombie & Fitch
Blouse – WAYF (Nordstrom)
Open Toe Booties – Louise et Cie (Love these)
Sunglasses – Miu Miu
Necklace – Arthur and Livingston
Watch – Michele Watches (Similar Here)
Bracelet – From Mum and Dad’s Trip to Paris

Cheers!