Joyeux Anniversaire

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The Nordstrom Anniversary early access starts today. I’ve sorted through all the inventory and highlighted my top picks below. To shop the whole sale click here.

  1. Alo Cover Tank Nordstrom, $35.90 Check out all Alo sale here.
  2. Alo Foxy Faux Fur Jacket Nordstrom, $124.90
  3. Zoe Chicco Diamond & Opal Pendant Nordstrom, $350.90
  4. Tibi Double Cuff Cardigan Nordstrom, $233.90
  5. Missoni ZigZag Cape  Nordstrom, $210.90
  6. Alo Rib Tank Nordstrom, $41.90
  7. Nili Lotan Jenna Side Tape Pant Nordstrom, $249.90
  8. Clare V Simple Suede Tote Nordstrom, $310.90
  9. Frame Short Faux Fur Coat Nordstrom, $394.90
  10. Adidas Gazelle Sneaker Nordstrom, $59.90
  11. All Saints Balfern Suede Moto Nordstrom, $332.90

June Gloom

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We are in the midst of June Gloom in Los Angeles so my uniform as of lately has been cargos, cotton sweaters (tank or tee underneath), and ballet flats.

  1. 1988 Rollneck Sweater J. Crew, $65 Additional 30% off with code GETAWAY. I also like this one from Petit Bateau (on sale). Layer a cotton cami underneath Everlane, $18 or this celebrity approved Bandier Ribbed Tank.
  2. NSF Basquait Cargo Pant Nordstrom, $295 These are a low rise button fly cargo. I went up a size because I like them really loose.
  3.  Diamond and Turquoise 14k Heart Pendant Necklace Off Fifth, $400. Also like this Suzanne Kalan one Off Fifth, $275.
  4. Summer Hat Cuyana, $95 Beautiful quality hat made in Ecuador.
  5. Clare V. Midi Sac Nordstrom, $325 I love the idea of switching out the strap with one of these.
  6. The Demi Ballet Flat Margaux, $145 also like The Pointe Margaux, $195.

MOM

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2019 Mother’s Day Gift Guide

  1. J. Crew Vintage Short Sleeve Pajama Set J. Crew, $89.50 Monogram Available and 40% off with code GETITGET.
  2. Gucci Ophidia iPhone X Folio Crossbody Case Nordstrom, $790 also like Gucci Transparent Convertible Bag Nordstrom, $890.
  3. Andrea Fohrman Enamel Initial Necklace YLANG, $1520 also like Retrouvai Mini Turquoise Compass Necklace YLANG, $770.  Not pictured above Rose Gold Effy Panther Necklace Off Fifth, $630 70% off.
  4. Ariel Gordon Heart Catch 14k Yellow Gold Cuff Goop, $1,395  & Ariel Gordon Ruby Cherry Bomb Earrings Shopbop, $435.
  5. Platter and Board Amazon, $16.95. Casual spreads for everyday occasions.
  6. Roxanne Assoulin Set of Three Enamel Bracelets Moda Operandi, $235.
  7. Ulla Johnson Althea Maxi Dress Revolve, $395 & Lilian shirt Revolve, $255.
  8. Clare V. Moyen Alice Nordstrom, $250.
  9. Lulu Frost Constellation Necklace Shopbop, $795. Look for less Tai Neiman Marcus, $55.
  10. Mansur Gavriel Lamb Ballet Flats Mansur, $195 Monogram available.
  11. Paravel Mini Duffle Paravel, $255 Monogram available.
  12. Cat Bird Sweet Nothing Earrings Net-A-Porter, $88.
  13. Mini Kitchen Aid Mixer Amazon, $199 Comes with 3.5 quart mixing bowl which is a lot lighter and easier to move around in the kitchen.

#JCREWALWAYS

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#JCREWALWAYS especially when  they are offering 40% off full price merchandise with code REFRESH. I had to take advantage of the sale and REFRESH with the above camo cargos (love the fit) along with this cotton sweater. Some other great styles to check out are this open stitch sweater, delicate top, printed top, white popoverruched top (similar Ganni top), and this embroidered beach tunic. Great time to get your shop on at J. Crew.

While on the topic of sales….Shopbop’s event of the season sale is still going strong. I like these golden Nili Lotan Chino’s, Amo Classic Tee (tee in above pic size down), Staud Mini Shirley, Black Rhode Resort dress, Clare V Sandy Tote, Ulla Johnson SandalsA.L.C. Kati Tee, and these Mother Cargo Shorts. To shop the whole sale click here.



 

 

 

Spring Break Swag

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  1. Rococo Sand V Neck Ruffle Dress Saks, $565 also love the Rococo Sand Rainbow Dress Shopbop, $427 ( click here for white) look for less SUNDRESS Neo Long Dress Shopbop, $271.
  2. Marysia Greenport Maillot Shopbop, $369  & Marysia Broadway Tie One Piece Black Bergdorf, $349 & Marysia Black & White Santaquin Maillot Shopbop, $329 & Plunging Leopard Bow Tie Suit & Other Stories, $59.
  3. Garrett Leight x Clare V Shopbop, $340 Tried these on the other day and love the shape.
  4. DANNIJO Shell Bracelet Shopbop, $78
  5. Nannacay Baby Roge Pom Pom Shopbop, $180 & Siren Stripe Tote Topshop, $48.
  6. TKEES Flip Flop Shopbop, $50 click here for grey. Also love Schutz Saint Tropez Thong Bergdorf’s, $100.
  7. Dolce Vita Zayla Black Heel Shopbop, $120. Affordable barely there sandal.

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C-Note

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All UNDER $100!

  1. Cotton Linen Crew Sweater Everlane, $60
  2. Madewell Boardwalk Lace Up Sandal Shopbop, $59.50 Also comes in brown and black.
  3. Clare V Petite Sandy Tote Shopbop, $99 Great Spring/Summer tote bag also comes in black.
  4. MOTHER Looker high waisted Ankle Fray Jean Nordstrom Rack, $89.97 Just in at the Rack.
  5. J Crew Contrast Slub Cotton Ringer Tee Nordstrom,$15.90
  6. MOTHER Charmer Fray White Short Nordstrom Rack, $59.97  & Everywhere You Go Short Shopbop, $78. Really cute paper bag short that arrived at Shopbop yesterday.
  7. Valet Hair Clip Net-A-Porter, $35
  8. Tretorn Nylite Sneaker Shopbop, $70
  9. Hat Attack Everyday Fedora Revolve, $94
  10. Laura Lombardi Luna Earrings Net-A-Porter, $70 & Shashi Shell and Turquoise Earring Shopbop, $52.
  11. TKEES Studio Scalloped Flip Flop Shopbop, $68

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Lightning Strikes

img_8922The rain might have passed in Los Angeles but lightning is still striking with this cute cashmere sweater by Equipment that I found on sale. I’ve also included several other pieces I’ve collected over the past couple of weeks.

  1. Equipment Shirley Cashmere Sweater Saks, $198 additional sizing at Bloomingdales. On sale. It’s a shrunken fit I got a size small.
  2. Jennifer Meyer Letter Disc Necklace Net-A-Porter, $1,800 similar to the one I’m wearing above. Look for less Zoe Chicco Disc Pendant Neiman Marcus, $350.
  3. Clare V. x Casetify Leather iPhone Case Shopspring, $65
  4. Isabel Marant Feenie Studded Loafer Bergdorf, $332 On sale. Similar to the ones I’m wearing above.
  5. Gucci 52mm Square Sunglasses Nordstrom Rack, $149.97 I picked up a similar pair at the Gucci Outlet last weekend.
  6. Adidas Edge Lux 3 Running Sneaker Nordstrom, $85 I have been wearing the same running sneakers for ages and finally switched over to these. So comfortable!
  7. ALO High-Waist Vapor Legging ALO, $150 Extremely flattering. They also come in Camo Nordstrom, $120.
  8. Calleen Cordero Nickle and Turquoise Sandals Farfetch, $359

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That’s Classy

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  1. Sea Aster Top Shopbop, $385 & Sea Hemingway Pintucked Blouse Nordstrom, $245
  2. Ippolita Nova 18k Turquoise Earrings Net-A-Porter, $995 look for less Melissa Joy Manning Net-A-Porter, $225
  3. Apparis Sarah Faux Fur Moda Operandi, $310
  4. Valet Kelly Tortoiseshell Clips Net-A-Porter, $35 also like these.
  5. MOTHER DENIM Pixie Dazzler Ankle Fray Bloomingdales, $228
  6. Clare V Simple Stripe Tote Nordstrom, $495 It has a detachable crossbody strap. It’s lightweight with an invisible magnetic closure. Great bag! I also like the green color way. Another good option Chloe Leather Shoulder Bag, $1,850.
  7. Salvatore Ferragamo Vara Shopbop, $595 Classic shoe that will never go out of style. Ballet flat option Chloe Lauren Ballet Flat Nordstrom, $495.

The SHOPBOP sale is still on. New items are arriving everyday. Some things to check out are Kule Modern Long Sleeve TopUlla Johnson Shorts, Kule Rugby Top, Current Elliot CoverallArizona BirkenstockLOVESHACK FANCY Angie DressKooreloo Cupcake Bucket Bag & Madewell Leather Tote.

I just posted new items in my SHOP be sure to check it out!

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Say Oui to Clare V.

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I was on Montana this weekend taking my daughter to Face Haus and stopped in the Clare V store to pick up a gift. Clare V. reminds me a lot of how Kate Spade used to be when I worked there over 20 years ago. The attention to detail, smart merchandising, bright colors, and bringing in other unique designers to compliment her own designs. I love her Parisian flare mixed with classic and preppy style.

  1. Clave V. Foldover Clutch Shopbop, $178.50 This is the bag I picked up for a gift. Big hit!
  2. Clare V. x Kathryn Bentley Hexagon Studs Shopspring, $410 & Clare V x Kathryn Bentley Prism Studs Shopspring, $450. Shopspring gives you 4% back on all of your purchases in either the form of original payment or store credit (and no tax).
  3. Clare V. x DEMYLEE Le Pouf Sweater Shopspring, $269 An updated version to the red and blue stripe one from last season.
  4. Kyoto Tango by Clare V. Shopspring, $130 also like the set Kyoto Tango Poof Ta Ta set Net-A-Porter, $210 Bold statement bangles.
  5. Clare V. Sweatshirt Shopspring, $125 Extra soft, light weight, and made of organic cotton. A favorite of mine!
  6. Clare V. Crossbody Simple Tote Shopspring, $495 click here for brown. Great light weight tote bag with magnetic closure.
  7. Clare V. x Garrett Leight Sunglasses Tortoise Moda Operandi, $340 click here for black.
  8. Clare V. Wallet Clutch Shopspring, $135 Cute Valentine’s Day gift.
  9. Clare V. Attache Shopspring, $395 Leopard is still going strong.
  10. Clare V. Every Mother Counts Tote Bag Shopspring, $45 Cute gift to put away for Mother’s Day.

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Thrifty Thursday

It’s Thrifty Thursday with all the after Christmas sales including the above chic Ombre Faux Fur jacket from Mother. Nordstrom is doing their half yearly sale, to view the entire sale click here. Shopbop has added new styles to their sale click here to view. Other sales to check out with huge markdowns are Intermix and Anthropologie. Below are some highlights.

  1. Mother Denim Ombre Faux Fur Jacket Nordstrom, $195 additional sizing Revolve,$212  Jacket in the above picture.
  2. J. Crew Dion Trench Coat Nordstrom, $136 Size down
  3. All Saints Dalby Biker Jacket Nordstrom, $360
  4. A.L.C. Carlo Dress Shopbop, $417
  5. Le Superbe Honore Pant Shopbop, $206
  6. Kule Cashmere Sweater Shopbop, $178
  7. Frank & Eileen Barry Button-down Shopbop, $158
  8. Kule Blue White Stripe Tee Shopbop, $58
  9. AMO Classic Tee Shopbop, $57
  10. K-Way x Kappa Pullover Nordstrom, $89 Great travel raincoat it folds up.
  11. Clare V. Petite Alice Tote Bag Shopbop, $122
  12. Clare V. Petit Henry Bag Shopbop, $265