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Currently Craving: Spring Florals

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White Blouse | Floral Printed Pants | Earrings | Ray-Ban Aviators | White Pumps | Orange Fringe Bag

Raise your hand if you’re ready for Spring! I’m going to assume everyone’s hand is raised 🙂 Happy season of floral prints! 

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STATEMENT NECKLACE

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 Cashmere Sweater (on sale for $39.99) | White Ripped Jeans (DIYed): similar | Jessica Simpson White Heels same | BaubleBar Statement Necklace | Snakeskin Crossbody c/o Zappos: similar similarBrow Bar Sunglasses c/o Choies | Cuff Bracelet c/o Sira Mira

How much do we love my new statement necklace?! I love it this much (picture me holding my arms out really wide). Cody told me I look like I’m trying to be Mr T and I told him “I pity the fool who makes fun of this necklace”. I have to admit, I was pretty impressed with Read More

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WELCOME + BLACK RIPPED JEANS

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Window Pane Top c/o Choies | Strappy Bralette | Black Ripped Jeans (under $80) | Black Wide Brim Hat: similar | Brow Bar Sunglasses c/o Choies | Black Purse: similar | Black Heels | Bangle Bracelets c/o Dainty Wrist Jewelry

Welcome to Elements of Ellis (formerly Kacie’s Kloset)! I am so so so excited to share my new site with you all! I hope you love it! I’m in the process of switching all my social media accounts to the new name so bare with me while I get all that figured out and the links switched. Thanks so much for continuing to read my blog! It seriously means so much to me!

Of course, for the first post of my new blog, I had to wear black ripped jeans 🙂 These are the fabulous new jeans I found to replace my other ones that had faded, and let me tell you…I! LOVE! THESE! JEANS! The fit is amazing! They have enough stretch to make Read More

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PLEATED LEATHER MIDI SKIRT

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Black Crop Top: similar | Leather Pleated Midi Skirt c/o Chicwish | Strappy Sandals c/o Missguided: similar | Snakeskin Crossbody c/o Zappos: similar similar | Gold Bar Necklace c/o My Monogram Necklace | Bangle Bracelets c/o Dainty Wrist Jewelry | Lauren Conrad Rings c/o Kohls

Before I talk about my pretty new jewelry (well, the necklace isn’t new, but the rings and bracelets are), I have to tell you about the new friend I made while I was taking these pictures. My new friend is…wait for it…keeping waiting…a miniature pig! He is the cutest thing ever and he has the coolest hair cut! I’ve seen him around town and I’ve always wanted to meet him, and my dream finally came true. His owner is the local barber (hence the awesome hair cut) and this location is where the pig goes for walks. It totally made my day. The little pig’s name is Read More

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MIXED PRINTS

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Can we all just take a minute to be super proud of me and maybe give me a little pat on the back? Why you ask? Because I only wore my favorite black/now sorta blue jeans once this week! I know, I know, way to go me! It took all the will power I had to not wear them several times but I did it folks! This is such a huge accomplishment for me. Now I know how Taylor Swift feels every time she wins an award. Read More

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GINGHAM

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Hi guys! 🙂 Today’s a short post because I’m feeling a little under the weather and can’t think of what to write. Luckily, I had these pictures from a couple weeks ago that I hadn’t posted yet and they were just waiting to make an appearance on the blog.

Happy Thursday! Thank you so much for reading my blog! It means the world to me!

P.S. Don’t forget to enter the $200 Kohl’s Gift Card Giveaway!!!!!
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SIX MUST-HAVE BRAS + $200 KOHLS GIVEAWAY

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I don’t think I’ve ever gone bra shopping without my mom. Even now as an adult, I plan bra shopping trips with my mom. It’s the perfect mother-daughter bonding time. We always get a good laugh when we look at our bras because mine are teeny-tiny and my mom, well, let’s just say she was definitely blessed in that department. A couple years ago, we discovered we were both wearing the wrong size. I was wearing a size too small, and I was feeling pretty proud that I graduated from size AA to A. Woot! Woot! Haha! It’s crazy what a difference it makes when you finally start wearing your correct bra size. Your clothes fit and look way better on your body. Now before each bra shopping trip, my mom and I take measurements so we are sure to always buy the correct size. Kohl’s has a bra fitting guide that makes it super easy to find your size. Last weekend my mom, sister, and I went bra shopping at Kohl’s (ok, and we also bought a couple cute outfits for Stevie Rae and I bought a Keurig…Kohl’s seriously has everything you could ever need), and we came up with the must-have bras for all women, no matter if you have a super small, almost nonexistent chest like me (padding helps ;)) or if you’re larger chested like my mom. Here’s our list of the 6 bras every woman should own:
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WHITE SKIRT

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So….I stained my white skirt 🙁 Somewhere between feeding baby food to my niece (She’s the cutest when she eats! She opens her mouth really wide and sticks her tongue out. lol.) and sitting down on the ground at the park to watch my nephew play baseball, I stained it. Maybe it wasn’t wise to do those two activities in a white skirt. Lesson learned. All I can say is thank goodness for Shout.

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BEACH VACATION ESSENTIALS #TARGETSTYLE

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My Target Swimsuit Favorites:
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 Raise your hand if you’re super excited that the warmer weather is coming. I’m going to go ahead and assume everyone’s hand is raised. When I think of warmer weather, I think of Spring Break, cute swimsuits, the beach/pool, and fun times with my gal pals. I cannot wait for trips to the beach with friends…and Cody, I guess I’ll invite him too. I’ve already got my two new swimsuits and thought it’d be fun to share what I pack in my beach bag for a day at the beach/pool. Pretty much whenever I go to the beach, I stop by Target first to get the essentials because they have everything you would ever need.

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CURRENTLY CRAVING: FANCY

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I know it’s almost Spring, which is the season of pretty colors, but I can’t get enough of neutrals lately…as if that wasn’t already obvious by my recent outfit posts 🙂

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