Chapter 1

Doen’s Chapter 1 Summer line just landed this week. The lines consists of a new beautiful blue floral printed top and dress. A delicate pointelle knit tank, top and cardigan. A feminine white eyelet dress (above pic) and tank. Lastly, a new subtle Liberty printed dress and top. To see the whole Chapter 1 drop click here.

In other news Shopbop is having a 50% off designer SALE. Some highlights below.

Ulla Clogs // Ulla top // Zimmermann Dress // Sea Top // Isabel Marant Lennyo Sandals // The Great Iris Dress // The Great Chambray Fern Top // Xirena Emryn Top // Loeffler Randall Sonnie Sandal // Mansur Mini Tulipano Tote // Isabel Marant Blanket Coat (put away for Fall) // Kule Tote Bag // Juliet Dunn Blouson Dress // Mille Helena Dress

Happy shopping!

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Julie

La DoubleJ

JJ Martin is an American journalist (formerly at Harper’s Bizarre) who relocated to Milan with a passion for all things vintage. She decided to write about her experiences as an expat in Milan and her content went viral. Her site became the ultimate Milan city guide. She started by selling vintage clothing and jewelry to then creating a full lifestyle brand. La DoubleJ consists of clothing, swim, shoes, and housewares. The line is full of colorful, bold, and happy prints. Sharing some items that I am currently loving and which most definitely should make it into your Summer wardrobe.

  1. La DoubleJ Peek-A-Boo Knotted Dress & Sandal Above picture.
  2. La DoubleJ Floral Print Poplin Dress
  3. La DoubleJ Honeybun Lily Print Poplin Mini
  4. La DoubleJ Edition 28 Painterly Floral Balloon Sleeve Dress
  5. La DoubleJ Big Daisy Tiered Maxi Skirt
  6. La DoubleJ Dessert Plates
  7. La DoubleJ Belted Terry Robe
  8. LaDoubleJ Muumuu Printed Silk Maxi
  9. La DoubleJ Wide Leg Silk Printed Pants
  10. La DoubleJ Printed Cotton Flare Pants
  11. La DoubleJ Silk Midi Kaftan
  12. La DoubleJ Good Butt Printed Shorts

To see more items from her line click here and housewares here.

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Berry Sweet Picks

Last week I did an H&M run and I’m sharing all the budget friendly picks that I found below.

  1. Seersucker Dress Comes in white & black. I love the back tie detail. 100% cotton.
  2. Knitted Cotton Cardigan & Short Set Adorable cotton knit Summer sweater set.
  3. Ribbed Tank Top I love the cut of this one.
  4. Wide Leg Linen Pant Great for travel.
  5. Terry Resort Shirt & Short Set Adorable terry set.
  6. Natural Canvas Shopper Tote Nice cotton canvas tote for the price.
  7. Orange Crochet Look Dress Cute cover-up.
  8. Tie Strap Espadrilles

To check out all the new arrivals click here.

Above Outfit – Doen Dress (similar here), Denim Jacket (similar here), Golden Goose, & Celine Sunnies.

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Knit Pick

Crochet is continuing to be on trend this season. I am currently looking for a crochet cover-up so here are several crochet pieces I found while searching.

  1. Zimmermann Tropicana Crochet Cotton Midi Above picture.
  2. & Other Stores Crochet Midi Dress Great look for less Zimmermann alternative.
  3. H&M Cotton Crochet Mini Dress Pop of color crochet cover-up.
  4. Free People Crochet Sweater Dress Midi length but not as fitted as the others.
  5. Ulla Johnson Crochet Midi Dress
  6. Kule Harmonie Crochet Cover-Up Cute pullover.
  7. Johnathan Simkhai Crocheted Cover-Up Love the cut of this one.
  8. Farm Rio Crochet Cover Up Colorful cover-up.
  9. Rose Carmine Crochet Knit Cardigan Beautiful cardigan.
  10. Anna Kosturova Marissa Crochet Dress Pool side and can transition to evening.
  11. Zara Knit Flapper Dress Has a Missoni feel to it.

Have a great weekend everyone!

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Julie

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Net Game

  1. Alex Mill Albertina Cardigan – also comes in navy/white. 100% cotton.
  2. Wolf Circus Naomi Necklace
  3. AYR Supercool White Tee
  4. Wolf Circus Pearl Bracelet
  5. AGOLDE Parker Long Short
  6. Roam Puffy Denim Slides On sale, they run slightly small I wear the 38 (normally 37).
  7. Ray Ban Standard Aviator Sunglasses
  8. Nanushka Ruba Shopper Tote

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Sac de Voyage

I have had several requests for crossbody bags that are great for travel. Three things that are important for me, lightweight, secure closure, and durable. My edit below.

  1. Mansur Gavriel Mini Crossbody Tote Marigold above picture here. Top zip closure and removable strap so you can use it as a tote for evenings.
  2. Saint Laurent Le Monogramme Coated Canvas Bag Coated canvas is nice because it’s extremely durable.
  3. A.P.C. Canvas Crossbody Bag Nice color combo for Summer.
  4. A.P.C. Grace Crossbody Bag The jute is nice for Summer and the hardware gives it a dressier feel.
  5. Acne Ripstop Crossbody Bag Sporty bag for adventure travel.
  6. Prada Nylon Mini Bag/Backpack I love Prada nylon for travel its’s so lightweight and it lasts forever.
  7. Prada Re-Nylon Shoulder Bag 2-1 bag for travel, can transition from day to evening.
  8. Gucci Small Supreme Leather Shoulder Bag Coated canvas mixed with leather trim.
  9. Gucci Neo Vintage Logo Bag Removable strap.
  10. Balenciaga Logo Nylon Sling Shoulder Bag Sporty sling bag.
  11. Leatherology Meadow Double Zip Camera Bag Two separate compartments with zip closures and you can personalize it. Strap is interchangeable.
  12. Ampersand As Apostrophe Micro Crossbody Tote Bag Cute bag but colors are limited since many are old out.
  13. Clare V. Petit Moyen Can be worn two ways crossbody or over the shoulder.
  14. Anya Hindmarch Nylon Crossbody Bag Light weight nylon bag with multiple compartments.
  15. Ganni Nylon Crossbody Bag Sporty crossbody bag.
  16. Paravel Crossbody Capsule Bag Cute bag for evenings.
  17. Lululemon Quilted Crossbody Bag

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Goop Gets

I headed over to the Goop website yesterday to check out the G. Label x Fromental collaboration. English textile brand Fromental is known for it’s chinoiserie style handprinted wall covering. The collection is beautiful you can check it out here. While perusing the Goop site, I found several Summer ready pieces that I have highlighted below.

  1. Mirth Vienna Maxidress
  2. Natalie Martin Alex Dress
  3. Wolf Circus Pearl Bracelet
  4. Alex Mill Albertina Cardigan Love the red & white stripe.
  5. Citizen of Humanity Annabelle Long Denim Short
  6. Natalie Martin Tash Short
  7. Agua by Agua Benita Flor Minidress
  8. Alex Mill Alice Nautical Stripe Pullover
  9. Alex Mill Beachside Tee
  10. Emme Parsons Evie Raffia Sandal additional sizing and colors here.
  11. Aesther Emme Flat Hobo Bag

Giddy Up

Over the weekend I had a Western themed event and I had so much fun putting an outfit together for it.

  1. Custom hat by Rustler Hat Co.
  2. H&M Fringed Trim Poncho Nice poncho for the price, I will definitely wear this again.
  3. French Connection Ruffle Cotton Blouse Size down.
  4. Turquoise Western Belt
  5. Mother Highwaisted Ankle Fray Jeans
  6. Boot Barn Macie Western Boot I thought these were a great Miron Crosby look for less boot, nice quality for the price.
  7. Turquoise ring, earrings, and bracelet are all vintage pieces I have collected over the years.

Anyone looking for a new show to watch I just finished Tokyo Vice and it was so good! Have a great week everyone!

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Julie

Budget Buy

Budget Friendly Sandal Edit

  1. Kaanas Nautical Knot Sandal Above picture.
  2. Kaanas Knot Pool Slide
  3. Seychelles Sun Kissed Sandal Made in Italy.
  4. Seychelles Breath of Fresh Air Slide Made in Italy.
  5. A. Emery Nolan Leather Sandal
  6. Sam Edelman Raffia Bay Sandal
  7. Flattered My Sandal
  8. Roam Denim Puffy Slide These look a lot more expensive then they are.
  9. Roam Leather Puffy Sandal
  10. TKEES Gemma Sandal
  11. Arizona Love Trekky Sandal
  12. H&M Braided Slide
  13. French Sole Alibi Sandal Hermes look for less.
  14. French Sole Siel Sandal Valentino look for less.

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Summer Set

  1. Natalie Martin Astrid Dress
  2. Zara Linen Blend Double Breasted Blazer Size down I wear the xsmall.
  3. Loewe Small Logo Straw Tote
  4. Etsy Turquoise Shearling Silver Cuff
  5. Sophie Buhai Everyday Silver Hoop Earrings
  6. Dior Act Sandal
  7. Diff Dean Sunglasses

Jenni from the Block

On Monday I found myself at the Brentwood Country Mart not once but twice in the same day. First, it was to pick up lunch at Farm Shop and second it was to do some last minute shopping. I stopped by Jenni Kayne and found several new pieces that I thought was worth sharing. The above Willow Blouse. AGOLDE Long Parker Short, Cotton Classic Crewneck Sweater, Ranger Trouser, Vintage Pocket Tee, and Leather Knot Sandal, Leather Braided Strap Sandal, and Cove Dress.

IN MY CART UPDATESerena & Lily Lightening Fixture (also love the chandelier version) // Hogan Sneakers // Birkenstock Ava // Birkenstock Braided Giza // Beatrice Valenzuela Sandals // AYR Poolboy Top & Short // Ray Ban Aviators // Handheld Steamer

Dress Obsessed

My summer wardrobe consists of dresses and more dresses. Several that I am currently loving below.

  1. Loeffler Randall Delroy Eyelet Mini Dress Above picture. Sandals are Loeffler Randall Beau but also love the new Jackson Braided Sandal.
  2. AYR Portofinito Mini Dress Below picture. Great warm weather vacay dress.
  3. Jenni Kayne Cove Dress Minimalist white dress.
  4. Mille Zoe Citrus Dress Perfect for an Italian or French countryside get away.
  5. H&M Embroidered Kaftan Size down.
  6. Rhode Scarlet Dress

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Bag It

The raffia Prada IT bag of last Summer is continuing to be on trend this coming season. Rounding up some similar raffia and rope totes below.

  1. Prada Raffia Tote Above picture.
  2. J. Crew Hand Knotted Tote Bag Comes in 6 colors.
  3. Mango Raffia Shopper
  4. Casa Blanca Crochet Bag
  5. A.P.C Zoe Raffia Basket
  6. Saint Laurent Raffia Hobo Bag
  7. Sézane Francisco Basket
  8. Sensai Studio Baby Bamboo Pompom Straw Basket
  9. Munn Leather Trim Basket
  10. Clare V. Summer Simple Tote
  11. Clare. V. Alice Moyen Bag
  12. Loewe Raffia Small Shopper
  13. H&M Fringed Shopper
  14. Etsy Straw Natural Basket

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JW

  1. Birgitte Herskind Liberty Print Organic Cotton Shift Dress Copenhagen based designer. Look for less option Topshop Striped Midi, $84.
  2. Thierry Lasry Consistency Sunglasses
  3. Eliou White Dan Pearl Glass and Gold Plated Necklace
  4. Urban Sophistication Puffer Phone Case
  5. Leatherology Kress Mini Tote Bag
  6. Hogan Sneaker Size down Hogan’s run large. Love these for Summer.

Pop-up

Yesterday I stopped by The Platform in Culver City to check out the new Sézane pop-up which is so cute! I also browsed the Faithful the Brand and Donni pop-up as well. Then it was lunch at Celestina which is on the rooftop of the Shay Hotel, and downstairs is Etta which I’m looking forward to trying next.

Just a couple of things I found yesterday along with the Doen Mother’s Day Sale.

  1. Sézane Zig Leather Jacket Great leather jacket for the price runs true to size I wear the 4. Also comes in suede.
  2. Sézane Florencia Blouse Really pretty subtle black floral top.
  3. Sézane Chloe Chambray Shirt Feminine chambray top with a ruffle and eyelet embroidery.
  4. Sézane Mila Raffia Tote & Felicie Raffia Basket So many great raffia bags at Sézane (click here to see them all).
  5. Donni Nylon Pullover Cute windbreaker and it comes with matching shorts.
  6. Faithful the Brand Striped Shirt and matching Short I love a button-down and short set for Summer.

SALE ALERT! Doen is having a Mother’s Day Sale with up to 50% off. The sale includes the Flute Top, April Cardigan, and Edna Top. To check out the whole Mother’s Day Sale click here.

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