Man oh man, I love a good black-and-white stripe. On blouses, on sweaters, on peplum, on crop tops—it’s probably my favorite pattern, and I now own it in a formal version, thanks to this uber adorable ruffle dress from London Times. Now, I know what you’re thinking… A dress made entirely out of ruffles sounds painfully girlie. However, a neutrally-hued but incredibly bold pattern—LIKE … Keep reading…

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I love breaking a few rules as much as the next pattern clashing, red-lipstick-in-the-AM wearing gal, but mixing brown and black used to seem like the unbreakable law of style. Like I was when I was convinced I knew how to pronounce druzy, said I wouldn’t like margaritas, and swore I’d never be a dog person, I was wrong. Just don’t tell … Keep reading…

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Let’s talk about pattern. And color. And sales. Got your attention yet? I was recently approached by the ready-to-wear line MINT by Diarra Bousso, which is currently having a budgeter’s dream of a sale: The already-affordable items are listed for up to 45% off at online shop Modnique.   What is MINT, you ask? Other than a tasty thing I eat like it’s … Keep reading…

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Holiday weekends mean time off work and sweet, sweet discounts. If you’re in the mood to shop, stretch that holiday pay a little further at one of these great sales. Check out my favorite items and sales below. Am I missing any spectacular, wardrobe-changing weekend deals? Tell me in the comments! Happy shopping!   Banana Republic | 40% Off Everything; Online Code: BRWEEKEND … Keep reading…

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