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ACID WASH DRESS

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Acid Wash Dress c/o French Connection | Black Mules: similar | Black Purse: similar | Ray Ban Aviators

I’m usually not a big fan of acid wash, but I seriously LOVE this dress from French Connection! I made Read More

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WHITE SKIRT

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Crisscross Top | White Skirt: similar | Black Purse: similar | Black Flats | Ray Ban Aviators

So this white skirt totally doesn’t fit me anymore. I tried so hard to get it to zip up all the way but that Read More

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WHITE ON WHITE ON WHITE

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White Pom Pom Dress | White Blazer c/o Akira | Tan Bag c/o Violet Ray: similar | Studded Flats: similar similar | Sunglasses: similar

I guess I should have titled this post “White on Cream on White” because the dress is actually a cream color, but Read More

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6 WAYS TO WEAR STRIPES THIS SUMMER

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Simply Sutter | Lex What Wear | Tiffany Style Blog

Elements of Ellis | Living After Midnight | Tf Diaries 

I love stripes year round, but especially in the summer. For this weeks East vs. West Style Series (you can see our other posts hereherehereherehereherehereherehereherehere, herehere, and here) we’re sharing six ways to wear stripes this summer. Be sure to check out all these gorgeous ladies’ blogs (linked above) for more style inspiration 🙂

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Striped Top | Leather Skirt | Black Purse: similar | Black Flats | Ray Ban Aviators

I know that in the summer, when most people think of Read More

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UTILITY JACKET

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Olive Utility Jacket: similar | Black Tank Top | White Maternity Jeans (non-maternity) | Black Purse: similar | Black Flats | Ray Ban Aviators

I’ve had this olive utility jacket for a few years and I absolutely love it, but then I saw Read More

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IT’S A…GENDER REVEAL PARTY

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gender reveal party photo booth^^ My grandpa | My niece Stevie Rae…aren’t these two the cutest ever!

gender reveal party photo booth^^Cody’s brother and his fam | Cody’s mom | Cody’s dad and his girlfriend

gender reveal party photo booth^^ Two of mine and my sister’s best friends, Jordan and Elizabeth. They helped throw the party. They’re the only two who knew what we were having, so we were all watching when they entered the photo booth…obviously they were playing a trick on us. Haha!

gender reveal party photo booth^^My Aunt Julie and Uncle Pete | My Aunt Vicki (two of my dad’s sisters). The party was held at Aunt Julie and Uncle Pete’s house.

gender reveal party photo booth^^My cousin and her husband (she’s pregnant and due in October too!) | Mine and my sister’s other best friend, Cori, and her husband.

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Fringe Mini Dress c/o Leo & Sage

Over the weekend, Cody and I had our gender reveal party. It was so much fun and I really wish Read More

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STRIPED MIDI DRESS

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Black Moto Jacket: similar options | Striped Midi Dress c/o TFNC London | Black Flats | Ray Ban Aviators | Black Crossbody: similar

See, I told you I had a little baby bump 🙂 I wear so many looser tops and dresses that Read More

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