An Easy Fall Outfit + $1,000 Amazon Giveaway Reminder

An Easy Fall Outfit + $1,000 Amazon Giveaway Reminder

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I don’t think there is an outfit combo that is more on brand for me than a cozy sweater paired with a denim skirt and knee-high boots. This is the epitome of a fall outfit in my opinion. So, while we had a break in the cold-front we’ve been experiencing here in Baltimore you know I whipped this outfit right out!

I’ve been wanting to shoot this sweater for you guys because I’m absolutely in love with it (it’s actually been hanging in my room and I can’t tell you how many times my mom has looked at it and said she loved it). You know white is my go-to—whether that’s sweaters, tees, or blouses—but I love the fun addition of the color block sleeves! Paired with the balloon sleeve silhouette it’s a subtle statement and so, so chic.

Again, at this point you guys know my undying love of denim skirts (check out my fall staples post here), so I won’t go into detail. And of course, the outfit wouldn’t be complete without some form of boots. I wanted this outfit to look classic and slightly preppy—I’d say mission accomplished!

But now that we’ve got the outfit covered, here’s another reminder about the $1,000 Amazon gift card giveaway. Enter below!

Amazon Gift Card Giveaway

We’re making a list and checking it twice! I’ve teamed up with an amazing group of bloggers to give YOU a chance to win: a $1,000 Amazon Gift Card, just in time to complete your holiday wish list!

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xo,

Carey

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Sweater: Chicwish c/o // Skirt: Topshop // Boots: Sam Edelman (old), this year’s version // Bag: Gucci, more affordable option

Friday Finds: Nordstrom Rack

Friday Finds: Nordstrom Rack

Since last week’s post about my Amazon Fall Finds went so well, I thought I would share some other great deals/finds this week. Recently, my friend was telling me how much she has started to love Nordstrom Rack, so I thought I would start going back to it more myself. This week I found some really great finds that I think you’ll love! Let me know which is your favorite in the comments below!

 

That’s it for this week. I have a lot more fun content planned for next!

xo,

Carey

Amazon Fall Finds

Amazon Fall Finds

Happy Friday! The week is coming to an end and I’m sure we’re all ready for the weekend. And, to get you ready, I spent all of last night searching for the best fall finds on Amazon. I don’t know about you, but I see so many people wearing cute Amazon finds, but when I go online it’s so hard to find quality items. So, I decided to do the work for you. I rounded up 30 different Amazon pieces that all look so perfect for fall. Get ready for a lot of autumnal tones and leopard print! So while you’re on your lunch break (or maybe just bored at work, I won’t tell) check out these cute finds and get to shopping!

 

My Fall Finds:

 

xo,

Carey

P.S. almost every single item is available for Prime!

6 Fall Fashion Dos and Don’ts

6 Fall Fashion Dos and Don’ts

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Happy happy Wednesday! Today I’m sharing another fall transition look that you can wear ASAP and some fall fashion dos and don’ts. I’m still desperately praying for cooler weather, but even if I’m stuck with the 80s and 90s I’m not going to let that stop me! The key is a darker color palette mixed with autumnal patterns (see this post for more tips). I’m so obsessed with these corduroy paper bag waist shorts from Shein, especially with this one shoulder top. Since the top was such a statement piece, I tried to dress the look down with my dad sneakers, but you could easily swap those for booties. And if a one-shoulder top isn’t your cup of tea, then a black t-shirt would look equally as cute!

But, aside from this outfit, here are some fall fashion Dos and Don’ts that I wanted to share!

Fall Fashion Dos and Don’ts

DO: Incorporate layers

With the weather changing you never know how your day is going to go. That’s why dressing in layers is perfect for fall—throw on a simple tee or cami with a sweater and a jacket over top and add or remove as needed!

DON’T: Weigh your outfit down

While I just told you to incorporate layers, it’s important to do so in a way that doesn’t weigh you down. If you want to wear a bulky sweater, I would opt for a more form fitting bottom and vice versa. Too much extra fabric is not flattering and takes your outfit from chic to not-so-cute.

DO: Embrace animal print

Animal print was all the rage last fall and it’s back again. But instead of just leopard and snakeskin, other animal prints are taking the stage. Zebra print anyone? This is such an easy fall trend to incorporate because it comes in pretty much everything—sweaters, tops, skirts, shoes, etc.!

DON’T: Wear every trend at once

You know me, I’m all about a trend. But, when you try to wear every single fall trend at once the result isn’t, well, trendy. Instead try incorporating just one trend and mix it with class pieces that are always in style.

DO: Invest in classic pieces

Speaking of classic pieces, don’t neglect them! This is the area where I would advise spending just a little bit more (save the fast fashion prices for exactly that: fast fashion). I’m thinking a tailored black blazer or a pair of leather boots. Think of what pieces you know you’re going to wear for years to come and spend accordingly.

DON’T: Forget to have fun!

Finally, don’t forget to have fun! While there are some fashion “rules,” don’t take them too seriously. Fashion is all about self-expression and making you feel confident in your own skin. So, while I may have shared my Dos and Don’ts, just remember to wear what makes you happy!

So, that’s it for today. What do you think of these fall fashion dos and don’ts? I’d love to hear your thoughts in the comments below!

xo,

Carey

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Top c/o | Shorts c/o | Sneakers | Bag (affordable option) | Watch | Similar Earrings | Lipstick in Exposed

Fall Wish List

Fall Wish List

Soooo a bit of a late post this week. I’ve been pretty MIA, but I wanted to share a short and sweet post with some items I’m loving for fall. As I’ve mentioned before, fall is my favorite season, especially when it comes to fashion. So, of course, I’ve been spending my time online shopping. Here are some items that I’m absolutely loving right now!

 

Clearly I’m loving grandma cardigans and sweaters and dark/neutral color palette. Which item will you add to your wishlist? Let me know in the comments!

xo,

Carey

Labor Day Sales 2019

Labor Day Sales 2019

Happy Monday! I’m sure everyone is happy to be off on this beautiful Labor Day. Besides not going into work, the best part of Labor Day (and Labor Day weekend) is always the sales! So of course, I rounded up the best sales I could find.

Fashion Sales

  • Nordstrom — spend $150 get $30, spend $250 get $60, spend $400 get $100 (you have to have a Nordstrom card for this one)
  • Abercrombie — 50% off everything
  • Red Dress Boutique — 20% off everything (they hardly ever have sales!)
  • The Pink Lily Boutique — 25% off everything
  • Good American — up to 70% off
  • Express — 40% off everything
  • Madewell — $30 off jeans when you donate an old pair (I bought this pair this weekend and I’m obsessed!)
  • Macy’s — 20% off + free shipping over $75
  • Loft — extra 40-60% off sale
  • Maje — up to 70% off summer items + an extra 20% off sale (this is my favorite French brand—pricey, but sooo so cute!)
  • American Eagle — 30% off jeans and joggers
  • Aerie — 40% off Aerie collection (RUN, DON’T WALK)
  • Nasty Gal — 60% off everything
  • Boohoo — 60% off everything
  • H&M — 30%, 20%, or 10% off + free shipping with code 3418
  • Lulu’s — extra 40% off sale
  • Forever21 — extra 60% off sale + free shipping over $21
  • PacSun — 20% off with code HEYFALL
  • GAP — 40% off everything

 

Luxury Fashion Sales

  • Intermix — 30% off full price items + an extra 30% off sale items
  • Stuart Weitzman — 25% off full price sandals with code SWLABORDAY25
  • The Outnet — up to 85% off
  • MYTHERESA — up to an extra 30% off sale

 

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Top | Similar Skirt | Sandals | Bag | Watch