During the Shopbop sale I stumbled upon this adorable jumper. I have to admit, jumpers haven’t been in my outfit lineup in nearly a decade, but loved the idea of this corduroy one for fall with booties. Since white booties are king this season, I broke out mine to create the perfect warm/cool weather outfit that can easily work with tights and a turtleneck sweater later on.
When it comes to dressing my kiddos, I’m all about finding brands that work for all three of mine. I can knock out all of their clothes shopping in one fell swoop and also buy pieces that coordinate. I realize my days are limited for having creative control over their little wardrobes, so I’m going all in for matching/coordinating outfits whenever possible.
Busy Bees Kids has been a go-to brand for years. Busy Bee’s prints are super cute and I love their traditional dresses and also cotton separates. Plus the boys clothes are adorable, which is super rare if you ask me! We wear Busy Bees multiple times a week, from the park to church and outside for bike rides–the clothe are super cute, functional and hold up extremely well.
The girls love Busy Bees dresses because their “Pretty and not itchy!” Perfect for everyday playtime, but nice enough to wear for special occasions too!
Today we’re bringing y’all about 5 fab fall outfit staples that wont break the bank! I’m living in these cargo skinny pants I found for $79. They’re a great swap out for my typical denim and also look super cute with pumps for nighttime. I finally found a great tee that’s also available in a ton of colors-and it’s $25. It runs big so size down. Next at bat, a colorblock crossbody bag. This gem is cheap, cheap so I don’t mind throwing kid-stuff inside and it’s pretty roomy for a crossbody! And last but certainly not least, the slides I’m living in. These guys are super comfy and I’m also eyeing the silver pair for a fun little statement!
Not gonna lie, you’re going to be seeing the bold blazer on repeat this Fall. We all know my go to is denim paired with a tee and blazer, and this blazer is no ordinary blazer with its rad print. It can be paired with so many more options than one would expect, blush, white, black and grey. The versatility of it is – Amazing.
How was your weekend? Still going strong with the “holiday” today?! We aren’t in school, so I’m taking the girls to the Oscar de la Renta exhibit at MFAH. I’m pretty sure they’re going to love it–they’re both super girly! I have no idea where they get that from. Ha! Although, I will say I was kind of a tomboy growing up. I mean I always loved clothes, don’t get me wrong, but was more into sports than anything else. Anyway….
I wore this flowy feminine frock a while back (hence the summer sandal) but it’s also coming back into rotation for fall parties, I actually like it more with a black sandal (love this pair that’s on major sale!) than the white. It can be dressed up to be cocktail party appropriate and I’ll totally rock this bright green for holidays this year too.
The last days of summer were taxing to say the least. The despair within the cities affected by tragic events was contagious to those feeling the pain from afar. I pray we are looking towards better days to come. Below are five happy and inspiring links to brighten your spirits.
How to start October off on a good foot–even if it is Friday the 13th!
Helloooo guys! I just sat down with my computer for the first time all day and feel extremely behind. Do you ever have days where you don’t even get to your to do list, it’s that busy?!
To make matters more time pressed, This is Us just came on so I may have to keep today’s post short and to the point. I found these black skinnies during the Nordstrom sale and they’ve become my new black legging of choice. Perfect when paired with any tunic top and we’ve got a few for you below. Black and white is a color combo that everybody can pull off with great ease, a no brainer when you’re pressed for time and want to look chic in 5 minutes or less. That’s all!
I love a good statement sleeve. Typically I gravitate towards more of a statement shoulder, but these sleeves are just so good. I like that they are voluminous but don’t restrict me from mothering or more importantly reaching for the bread without dragging my sleeve through the olive oil. Ha!
I found these high waisted, tailored trousers which are a nice diversion from my go-to denim. The pants will be perfect with a blazer or fall sweater when it finally gets cooler in Texas.
White accessories are major this fall and I finally pulled the trigger on white booties. I had my eye on this pair by Joie (now on sale) but found a steal version and have worn them non-stop.
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October is finally here! This year I’m especially glad to say buh bye to September and the worst of Harvey. Not to mention October is favorite month of the year for so many reasons–fall is the best season, we have a lot of family birthdays in October (including mine!), I’m way into dressing up for Halloween, the list goes on! I’m working on a little fall themed birthday for my baby boy who turns 1 in a few weeks and am just reveling in all things fall right now.
If blazers were named after a month of the year that they best represent, today’s Frame blazer would be Miss October! I can’t think of a better month to break out these delicious fall hues. I live in Frame denim and had a feeling this blazer would be a winner. I LOVE a nice printed jacket and the colors in this leave unlimited outfit options–I’d pair it with blush pinks, light blue and today went for a totally neutral getup.
October, I love you! When the calendar rolls over to this month I finally feel ready for faux fur and this bag is so fine. I love the congac color with pretty much anything and the fall faux fur is so chic. This bag is great as an oversized clutch but can be worn cross body too.
Happy October y’all!
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Last week, Shopbop saved me from having nothing to wear to a western cocktail wedding in Wyoming this weekend. This week, they had one of their best sales of the year, but it ends today, so grab the goods while the gettin’s good. See five faves below.