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OOTD: Nautical Dress

Happy Wednesday!  Hope your day was wonderful! Nautical clothes seem to be in right now, which is awesome for me – I love stripes, navy, red, white, and gold!  Nautical or sailing inspired clothes are classics that never really go out of style. Nautical stripe bodycon dress $20 from Banana Republic Outlet, bought last weekend.… Continue reading OOTD: Nautical Dress

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OOTD: Blown Away

Happy Monday!  I am amazed at all of the whining and complaining on social media and in general about Mondays.  I think everyday has the potential to be a good day, some days are just better than others. Today was one of those days where it looks beautiful outside, sunny, no clouds, you think it… Continue reading OOTD: Blown Away

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OOTD: Preppy Spring

My spring fever is increasing by the day if not by the hour! I think this is partly due to being a teacher and having spring break looming ahead and also because the weather in Northern California has been beautiful – sunny and very warm! Spring fever has translated into me wearing a lot of… Continue reading OOTD: Preppy Spring

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OOTD – Mad Men Mod

Mad Men has partnered with Banana Republic to offer a mod line of clothing inspired by the hit TV series.  This dress is not part of the Mod Mad Men collection by BR, but it could be.  Shift dresses are classic and very flattering for all body types.  Jackie O and Audrey Hepburn made shift… Continue reading OOTD – Mad Men Mod

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Guide to Outlet Shopping

Outlet shopping can be an overwhelming experience for many people.  I purchase quite a bit of my clothing, shoes, and accessories from Premium Outlet stores.  These are my top 5 tips to outlet shopping. Five Tips for Outlet Shopping Sign up for email alerts for your favorite outlet stores.  I receive emails for Banana Republic, Gap, and… Continue reading Guide to Outlet Shopping

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Outfit of the Day – Soft Spring Pastels

Date: 3.5.13 Occasion: Work, Casual Total Price: $54.26   Clothes and Accessories:  Lavender and Gold Floral Luxe T Shirt $7.01 Banana Republic Outlet Cream Fancy Button Cardigan $18.89 Banana Republic Outlet Pink Skinny Jeans $19.99 Nordstrom Rack Nude Ballet Flats with Metallic Captoe $8.48 Target   Deals and Details:   I used to be someone who barely wore any color,… Continue reading Outfit of the Day – Soft Spring Pastels