Category Archives: clothing

Check It Out: Shopbop’s End of Year Sale

Not sure what to do with the cash you got this holiday season? Head on over to Shopbop and shop their end of year sale. Take advantage of an additional 25% off on all their items currently on sale. Offer valid until January 1st, 2015 at 11:59pm PT. Happy shopping!

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On My Radar: Kate Spade – Saturday

The talented team over at Kate Spade New York have translated the label’s signature love of bright colors and bold prints into it’s affordable new line, Kate Spade Saturday. Their debut collection features graphic and stylish clothing, accessories and home goods  full of colors and patterns.  I’ve rounded up some of my favorite pieces below.
 
Putting our own spin on casual, we’re channeling the carefree spirit of the weekend and bringing it to every day of the week with smart silhouettes, honest fabrics, and a sense of spontaneity.

Kate Spade Saturday Collection

Bootcut Jeans: Dress Them Up, Dress Them Down

Bootcut jeans are probably the most versatile denim style, flattering all body shapes and sizes and being infinitely wearable. Whether you choose to wear bootcut jeans dressed up or dressed down, there’s nothing easier to simply pull on and go.

Dress Them Up

The silhouette of a bootcut jean creates and tames curves, making them ideal for wearing with form fitting tops. Choose a vest top with embellishments for a special touch, or a corset style top or bralet (for the brave!).
 
A bootcut will also look fantastic with a sheer blouse. Sleeveless styles are set to be big for 2013. Choose black with dark bootcuts or cream with paler washes. And with such a simple style on your bottom half you can afford to go crazy with prints on top. Bird, floral and star prints are all popular.

One of the best features of the bootcut jean is that the wider hem makes them perfect for wearing with heels. When trying on your bootcut jeans, be sure to account for wearing with heels by factoring in a little extra length on the leg.

 
At George at ASDA bootcut jeans come in short, regular and long length legs. The 100 Day Satisfaction Guarantee on all clothing means that you can return any item that’s ‘not quite right’ whether for fit or any other reason! This guarantee means that you can shop online and have clothes delivered directly to your door, without worrying about having not tried the items on beforehand. You can say goodbye to shop changing rooms and try on your purchases in the comfort of your own home, with the items that you’re likely to wear them with.
When you wear bootcut jeans out on an evening all that you need to add is an embellished top, a pair of heels and a good clutch bag, for an easy evening outfit to go!

Dress Them Down

Bootcut jeans are a wardrobe essential that you’ll find yourself turning to over and over again. They combine ultimate wearability with easy style and comfort. Once you’ve found the perfect pair of bootcuts, you’ll never want to take them off.

 

The good news is, because they’re so versatile, you’ll hardly have to! Dress them down with a T-Shirt and trainers for running errands or relaxing at home, or team with heeled cowboy boots and a check shirt for a fresh casual spring look that’s fit for a princess! For lunch out, a pair of shoe boots, a blouse and an oversized handbag will look casually chic.

 
 

Bootcut jeans even look great when worn with a simple flip-flops and vest combo – the ideal summer holiday uniform!

However you choose to wear yours, dressed up or dressed down, the bootcut is sure to be one of your denim favourites. Why not splash out on a fresh new pair of bootcuts ready for Spring? With bootcut jeans from just £14 at George at ASDA you can treat yourself to a pair for everyday of the week for less than the price of one designer pair!

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post, I was compensated by the company who sponsored/wrote it. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I personally believe will be good for my readers. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255.

On My Radar: Winter Favorites

I’ve been looking for some key pieces for this season, pieces that will help me transition into spring effortlessly. Below are 3 items that I can easily pair with existing pieces in my closet to create a cozy winter look or a light spring ensemble.
For those winter nights when the temperatures drop, I can layer this zebra top with a faux fur vest and a bright red wool coat for a pop of color. When spring rolls around, a classic cardigan or hoodie is all I’ll need. If it’s warmer than usual – Georgia weather has been so unpredictable lately – I can just replace the long sleeved top for a silky tank or switch the skinny jeans for a miniskirt. You can purchase all the items below at Box Clothing.
Zebra Print Top // Power Stretch Skinny Jeans // Wedge Booties

New Year’s Eve Outfit Prep – Shoes

Continuing with my quest to finding – and helping you find – a stunning New Year’s Eve outfit, today I’m sharing my favorite shoe options. I recently discovered van mildert, a UK based women’s and men’s fashion boutique that offers a curated selection of the world’s best designers including Vivienne Westwood, Helmut Lang, Commes Des Garçon and Magiela. Below you’ll find a selection of my favorite shoes from their site and yes, they ship to the US.
Whether you are heading out for a fun girls night out, an intimate cocktail party or a romantic dinner for two, I’m sure you will find an option that fits your style and budget. Check out my picks below.