Saturday, December 22, 2012

Holiday Outfit Inspiration

This holiday season, put an original twist on the hottest trends of fall for stunning looks for any holiday event.

Dress up a pair of dark wash jeans with a winter white lace, keep the accessories neutral and this understated yet chic look is fit for any holiday event.
Holiday Lace
Free People layering top / GAP boot cut jeans / Vince Camuto round toe pumps / Genuine leather handbag / Burberry leather strap watch / Nordstrom chain link necklace

Tone down a shimmery dress with a neutral chunky knit sweater, but bring back the bling in accessories for a look to dazzle.
Holiday Sparkle

Dress / Banana republic / Aldo shoes / Silver clutch purse / Marc by Marc Jacobs earrings / Vince Camuto multi strand necklace

Go glam with sheer blocking and golden accessories. This fun trend is a great way to show a little skin in the winter!

Sheer Holiday 2012

H&M dress, / Brian Atwood black suede heels / Jimmy Choo sequin handbag / Marni horn jewelry

The season's hottest color, oxblood, is perfect for the Holiday's. Work just enough color into your look without being over the top, and top it all off with elegant white jewelry.

Holiday Fashion Oxblood

American Apparel mini dress / Alexander Wang oversized sweater / H&M platform pumps, $49 / Marie Hélène de Taillac rainbow moonstone ring / Tai gold earrings

Make a basic LBD more fun with a pop of bright color. I'm loving cobalt and silver hues!

LBD Holiday Fashion

Alice + Olivia vintage dress / Kate Spade shoes / Jimmy Choo handbag / Silver jewelry

Thursday, December 13, 2012

Cozy Up

With finals and the holidays rapidly approaching, and the weather finally cooling down in Austin, it's the best time of year to cozy up in adorably comfortable sweaters. These are my favorite places to find equally stylish and comfortable sweaters!

Gap - The best basics! Gap's chic selection of simple, good quality, and affordable sweaters has something to suit everyone.

American Apparel - Fun and cozy sweaters, made in the USA!

H&M - New to Austin, this chic store offers low prices without sacrificing quality. Warm up this winter with their basic and statement sweaters!

Loft - Cute, modern sweater basics to go with any outfit. Loft often has great sales! 

ModCloth - Adorable and affordable vintage inspired sweaters to dress up or down!

Friends of the Forest Sweater / A Fair Isle to Remember Cardigan / Cookbook Club Sweater

Anthropologie - Slightly more expensive, but totally worth it for the super chic and winter wonderful sweaters.
Dipped Lace Marled Sweater / Subpixel Pullover

J. Crew - Though the sweaters are high priced, they earn their worth in style and quality.

The weather outside may be frightful, but cozying up in these sweaters sure is delightful!