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By | Fashion, Holiday Style, sequin, Style | 43 Comments

In partnership with Zappos, I styled my new Paige jeans and Freebird boots for a fun holiday look because, well, who say’s ripped jeans and combat boots can’t get dressed up for the holidays too? All they need is a little dash of sparkle and they’re ready to party. To me, this is the perfect outfit to wear to a festive holiday party with friends.
Zappos has become my go-to for holiday shopping…actually, they’ve become my go-to for all types of shopping. I can’t believe that for the longest time I thought they only sold shoes. It wasn’t until last year that I realized they sell shoes, clothing, accessories and more! Please tell me I’m not the only one who has recently made this realization. I am so glad I discovered the world of Zappos beyond shoes because I am in love with the Paige jeans I got from Zappos. At Paige, they believe that every choice they’ve ever made — the big ones, the small ones, the right or the wrong — has led them to this moment. They believe that the best story you can make and share is the one of your own life, and they are passionate about designing pieces that reflect and celebrate it, so it was an obvious choice for me to celebrate the holidays in their jeans 🙂 And the other obvious choice for the holidays? My Freebird boots, duh! I think I’ve mentioned before that Freebird by Steven boots are handcrafted from start to finish, using a traditional Goodyear construction, in which stacks of leather are hammered together and carefully stitched to create a virtually indestructible sole. This technique has been used to create the highest quality boots for centuries. Let me tell you, these boots really are an amazing quality. I put them to the test last weekend when we cut down our Christmas tree. I stomped through the mud and rain, and it didn’t ruin them at all.  They also kept my feet dry which I was super happy about. Dry feet = a happy Kacie 🙂

P.S. Be sure to check out the Zappos Holiday Gift Guide

Outfit Details:
Paige Jeans c/o Zappos
Sponsored by Zappos
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By | Fashion, Style | 26 Comments

Let me tell you a little something about my boss…she’s awesome, fabulous, super smart, and she can sing and dance beautifully. Ok, I may have lied about the singing and dancing part. She’s actually a horrible singer and dancer but I lie and tell her she’s great. In all honesty though, my boss is downright amazing! Yes, I’m my own boss so my opinion may be a tad bit biased 🙂 Seriously though, how fun is this shirt (25% off w/code: lovestylelately)?! I love it! Ok enough with my Girl Boss awesomeness…are you doing any Cyber Monday shopping today? If you’re not, you need to! And remember, you have to listen to me because I’m a Girl Boss 😉 So start shopping! Below is a list of all the sales happening.
Outfit Details:
Girl Boss Tee c/o Style Lately (25% OFF code: LOVESTYLELATELY)
Doma Leather Jacket (50% OFF!!!)
Flare Jeans | similar
Black Purse | similar
Black Pumps | similar
Nordstrom | up to 40% off!
Gap | 40% off with code: CYBER ends: 12/1
Old Navy | 40% off with code: CYBER ends: 12/1 
Sephora | receive a mystery sample bag with $25+ purchase ends: 12/3
French Connection | 40% off with code: FC40BF ends: 12/1 
Piperlime | 30% off + 40% off markdowns with code: CYBERSALE ends: 12/1
Alice + Olivia | 25% off + free shipping ends: 12/1
6PM | 15% off with code: 6PMCYBMON113020141535 ends: 12/1
ASOS | 30% off with code: ILOVEMONDAYS ends: 12/2 @ 3am EST
Forever 21 | 20% off $60 with code: CYBER20, 30% off $120+ with code: CYBER30
J Brand | 25% off select styles ends: 12/1
Equipment | 25% off with code: THANKS ends: 12/1
Sole Society | 30% off (no code needed) ends: 12/1
BaubleBar | 20% off with code: CYBER20 ends: 12/2 @ 11:59pm EST
Free People | extra 25% off sale items ends: 12/1
J. Crew | 30% off select full-price styles + additional 40% off sale + free shipping ends: 12/1
Karen Kane | 20% off + daily specials with code: CYBERMONDAY ends: 12/1
Kate Spade Saturday | 30% off with code: OHWOW ends: 12/1
Missguided |30% off with code: CYBER30 ends: 12/1
Paige | 30% off with code: CYBER30 ends: 12/1
t&j Designs | 30% off with code: THANKYOU30

Here are some of my picks from the amazing Cyber Monday Sales 🙂 HAPPY SHOPPING!!!


By | Fashion, Style | 28 Comments

I’ll be honest, I don’t actually go shopping on Black Friday. This gal needs all the sleep she can get. I can’t stay up all night or wake up super early, even if it is to go shopping. Also, I’m afraid I might get trampled on in all the frenzy. I imagine Black Friday shoppers like cheetahs in the wild, fighting over a dead animal. I feel like I would be the weakest member of the heard and the first to die. Anyways, if I were brave enough to venture out to the stores on Black Friday, this is what I’d wear. A blanket scarf that can double as a blanket in case I get tired while waiting in the massive lines, hot cocoa because it’s delicious and I don’t drink coffee (but if I did drink coffee, I would want coffee to help keep me awake), and sneakers (with my custom orthotics in them) so I could run through the crowds to get the best deals. Also, a taser so I could taser someone if they try to cut in front of me. Is tasing people allowed? Maybe it’s in everyone’s best interest that I don’t go Black Friday shopping.

Black Friday Sales Happening NOW!:
American Eagle | 40% off + free shipping with code: GOBBLEUP ends: 11/30
J. Crew Factory | 50% off + free shipping with code: THANKS ends: 11/30

Madewell | 25% off with code: GIFTON ends: 11/30
Pink Mascara | 25% off with code: CYBERMONDAY ends: 12/2
French Connection | 30% off with code: 30FCBF ends: 11/28
J. Crew | 30% off select full-price styles & extra 40% off sale + free shipping with code: HOLIDAY ends: 11/30
Kate Spade Saturday | 30% off + free shipping with code: DEALME ends: 11/30

More current sales ending soon:
Nordstrom | up to 40% off!
Piperlime | extra 40% off with code: EXTRACHIC ends: today 11/26
Old Navy | 30% off with code: EARLYBIRD ends: today 11/26
Gap | 30% off ends: today 11/26

Have a very happy Thanksgiving!!!!!

Outfit Details:
Plaid Scarf (from Target. Sold out online but check in stores) | similar
Black Bag c/o Oasap | similar
Silver Watch | similar


By | Fashion, Style | 26 Comments

All last week my sister and niece were visiting and it has been so sad not waking up to them these past two days. It was seriously the best week! We kept sending pictures to our mom, making her super jealous that she wasn’t with us. lol. Since Thanksgiving is Thursday, I thought I’d share a list (in no particular order) of some of the things I am thankful for:
1. My niece, Stevie Rae.
2. Limited Edition White Chocolate Covered Oreos. They are so good!
3. All of you! I know I don’t say it enough but thank you so much for reading my blog and for all your sweet comments! I appreciate it more than you will ever know.
4. My nephews, Jake and Ty. (P.S. Happy 8th B-day Jake!)
5. My custom foot brace, aka Bubba The Boot. If it wasn’t for Bubba, I would be in pain 24/7.
6. Plaid…it really is the best print there ever was.
7. All my hair tools/products. It takes a lot to tame this wild naturally curly head of hair. Without my tools/products, I would look like a lion.
8. My amazing family! My two doggies, my parents, sister & brother-in-law, my grandpa, aunts, uncles, cousins, 5th (or 2nd three times removed) cousins, ect. I have the best family!
9. Life
10. Tecnu. I have had a bad case of poison oak and Tecnu is the only thing that helps it.
11. And last but not least, the hubs. He’s an alright dude if you ask me 🙂
What are you thankful for this year?
P.S. Check back tomorrow to see my idea of the perfect Black Friday shopping outfit + some Black Friday Sales!
Outfit Details:
Grey Sweater w/Lace c/o Sheinside
Paige Jeans c/o Zappos
Nude Bag c/o Wallis| similar
Nude Shoes c/o Wallis (on sale!)
Gold Bar Necklace c/o My Monogram Necklace
  Gold Watch | similar


By | Fashion, Style | 27 Comments

Each year, the holidays sneak up on this little ole’ blog and I forget to post a holiday party outfit. I don’t know if the outfit I’m wearing today counts as a holiday party outfit (because when I think holiday party, I imagine dresses/skirts and a little more sparkle) but it has red in it, so I’d say I’m getting pretty darn close to a holiday party outfit. Speaking of the holidays, add leopard heels to your wishlist. That is not a suggestion, it’s an order. I’ve even found a bunch of cute options for you below with different colors and heel heights. Of course, I highly recommend the ones I have because they’re comfy and I love them!

Outfit Details:
Red Peplum Top c/o Oasap
J Brand Jeans | similar
Gold Bar Necklace c/o My Monogram Neckalce
Gold Watch | similar 
Black Bag c/o Oasap | similar (& on sale!)


By | Fashion, Style | 25 Comments

Do you see those chubby cheeks on my adorable niece Stevie Rae? I swear to you, they are the most kissable cheeks ever! She was here for my birthday two weekends ago and now my sister and her are here for the entire week while my sister’s husband is out of town. I’ll be spending my week kissing those cheeks…I just can’t help myself! Since I’ll be spending the week with this little Stevie Rae of Sunshine, I thought it was only appropriate to wear my new “Sunshine” bracelet that I had made. Stevie and I both share the middle name of Rae. Growing up, my sister always called me her “Rae of Sunshine” and I was so happy when she decided to name her daughter after me (and my dad, his name is Steve) because now I have a Rae of Sunshine too 🙂
P.S. Happy 29th Birthday to my amazing husband! Love you Cody!
Outfit Details:
Black Dress c/o Sears | similar
Report Booties c/o Zappos | similar
Fringe Bag c/o Romwe


By | Fashion, Gift Guide, Style | 17 Comments
Top c/o Romwe | Unicorn Mug c/o Uncommon Goods 
I didn’t even know I needed a unicorn mug until I saw this one from Uncommon Goods. It’s just so cute and I love it! How did I ever drink my tea without it? (Side note: I’m now a tea drinker. I recently realized that hot chocolate is not healthy for you so I switched to green tea.) But that’s what Uncommon Goods has…all the things you didn’t know you needed. They support and provide a platform for artists and designers, so they always carry the most unique items. Most of the products are made here in the USA and come from recycled/upcycled materials. How cool is that?! With the holidays coming up, it’s the perfect go-to place to find the best gifts for everyone on your list. You know that person who has everything and you never know what to get them?  (*cough* my dad) Uncommon Goods is sure to have something for them. How do I know? Because they have something for everyone. Need proof? Just see the little gift guide I put together below. Or you can see all the Christmas gifts they carry here.

See, I told you they have something for everyone. You can shop the gifts for women here and the gifts for men here. All the other gift items featured can be found here and here
One of the coolest things about Uncommon Goods is how charitable they are. With every purchase made, they donate $1 to the non-profit of your choice. Since they started the Better to Give program (you can read more about it here) 12 years ago, they’ve donated over $300,000 to charities around the world. If you ask me, there’s no better feeling than getting some Christmas shopping done and helping to donate to charities.
Sponsored by Uncommon Goods
All opinions are my own
Thank you for supporting the companies that support this blog


By | Fashion, Style | 45 Comments
Kacie's Kloset
Kacie's Kloset
Kacie's Kloset
Kacie's Kloset
Kacie's Kloset

This outfit consists of everything I am loving right now. My Paige jeans? Love! My leopard pumps? Love! My tassel bag? Love! Any and all oversized sweaters? Love! Speaking of oversized sweaters, the other day I dug through the hubs’ closet (and when I say “dug”, I do mean “dug” because that boy keeps his closet an absolute mess) to steal some sweaters from him. I only found one sweater to steal from him. It’s grey and big and comfy and he’s never getting it back. I probably should have known I wouldn’t find many sweaters (he’s more of a plaid shirt guy- like he has 30+ plaid items) because I see him in all his clothes and I’ve only seen him in that one grey sweater once (on Christmas when I forced him to wear it and he wore it for one picture and then changed into, you guessed it, plaid). I guess I was just hoping that under his pile of plaid clothes, I’d find a hidden treasure chest full of sweater for me to steal. But by the end of my search, the hubs had an organized closet and I rewarded all my hard work by going to TJ Maxx and buying myself the oversized sweater I’m wearing in today’s post so I guess is was a win-win for both of us 🙂 Plus, he finally doesn’t have to worry about me forcing him to wear that sweater ever again because I’ve now claimed it as my own. 
Outfit Details:
Oversized Sweater Top | similar
Paige Jeans c/o Zappos
Fringe Bag c/o Romwe
Gold Bar Necklace c/o My Monogram Necklace


By | Fashion, Style | 34 Comments

You guys, I have poison oak (again) and it is horrible! I used to get it as a kid when we’d go camping but now I’m really aware of it and stay away. Unfortunately, there is poison oak all over our property and the hubs and dogs bring it into me. Ugh! I hate it so much! I have it on my neck, my shoulder, my butt (how did that happen?!), both ankles, and the back of my left leg. The back of my leg oozes and drips down my leg and it got all over these jeans. Gross! All I think about all day is scratching my leg. Thank heavens for a white button down and jeans! It’s the perfect go-to outfit when you can’t think about getting dressed because all your mind is thinking is I’m so itchy!
Happy Friday! And I’m sorry if I completely grossed you out while you were reading this post 🙂 Hopefully my dad doesn’t read it because he has the weakest stomach ever and would definitely throw-up.

OLD NAVY | 20% off with code: SAVEMORE ends 11/15
GAP | 30% off with code: HAPPY ends today, 11/14
J. CREW | 25% off with code: SHOPNOW ends 11/17
J. CREW FACTORY | 40-60% off ends 11/18
FRENCH CONNECTION | 30% off with code: FCFF30 ends today, 11/14
MADEWELL | 25% off with code: FALLBACK ends 11/17
MACY’S | 25% off with code: GIFT ends 11/16
BLOOMINGDALE’S | 20% off with code: HOLIDAY ends 11/16
JC PENNY | 20% off with code: SAVEBIG ends 11/17
KATE SPADE | 25% off with code: BEMARY ends 11/17

Outfit Details:
Paige Jeans c/o Zappos
White Button Down Top | similar
Pointy Toe Booties | similar
Tan Bag c/o ELF 
Gold Bar Necklace c/o My Monogram Neckalce


By | Fashion, Style | 38 Comments

So I have this super awesome wire bracelet that says “sunshine” and I totally forgot to wear it when I took these pictures. I had it on but then took it off when I added another layer under my sweater for warmth and I completely forgot to put it back on. Don’t you hate when that happens? I’ll wear it again soon so I can show it to you because I just love it 🙂 But I did remember to wear my fabulous earrings so that’s good. They’re so fabulous that when I showed them to my mom when she came to visit last weekend, she put them on and didn’t take them off for the entire three days she was here. Now that I think about it, I don’t see them in my jewelry box so she might have taken them home with her. When a mother steals from her child, that’s how you know something’s fabulous.
Outfit Details:
Navy Sweater | similar
French Connection Leather Skirt c/o
Report Booties c/o Zappos | similar (I also love these Report Booties!)
Fringe Bag c/o Romwe
Diamond Cut Silver Earrings c/o Candy Ice