September 10, 2015

BCBG Maxazria Spring 2016 Recap

This seasons BCBG Maxazria show was a shocking plethora of 70's throwbacks; bringing in boho fringe, preppy plaids and laid back, embroidered street swag. Now, I'm not saying I would necessarily take all of the ensembles to the street, but the Spring 2016 show supplied loads of inspiration for the upcoming season. Here are a few of my faves from the show, along with similar finds to get the look now!
Look 1

Look 2

Look 3/4/5
One of my favorite things about the collection was the intricate embroidery thoughout. The entire show was filled with unexpected flocks, mixing and matching Woodstock inspired tie die, flowy embellished garments, muted tones, pops of color, and floral/aztec prints. 

September 7, 2015

Labor Day Weekend Sales

With loads of Labor-less time on your hands, there is a good chance you'll spend a portion of the extended weekend doing a little online shopping. I know I am at least! Here's a round up of this weekend's hottest sales and a few of my favorite sale items worth getting your hands on now!

Saks Fifth Avenue, up to 75% off!

River Island, 25% off site wide

J.Crew, 30% off your order of $125+ Code: GETSHOPPING ends 9/9

Nordstrom: Up to 40% off through 9/13

Cusp: Up to 65% off 

Shopbop: Sale

xx, K

September 6, 2015

Life Lately

It's hard to believe how long i've put the blog on hold. Since the big move to California (holy cow, its been over a year and a half) so many new adventures have been taken. Now, I'm not one to ramble on, but I do feel like I owe you all an explanation for being so incredibly MIA. Let's get back to blogging now, shall we? 

Beach Life
One of the best decisions ever made was our move to Santa Monica. If you're going to move West, there is no other way to do it than to live by the beach. Waking up to beautiful weather every day, bike rides to the ocean, weekends trips to San Diego, paddle boards in the marina, Sunday's at the farmers market... The most incredible thing about California is that the activities are endless and never short of amazing. 

Some of my must- have weekend essentials:

Work Life
Ok so, I'm #humblebragging, but I seriously have the BEST job. Just a few months ago, I accepted a position as the Social Media Coordinator for a company called Yoobi; Bright, vibrant school supplies that give back. For every Yoobi item you buy, we will donate another Yoobi item to a classroom in need, right here in the U.S.! Not only am I surrounded by colorful supplies and amazing colleagues every day, but I get to be a part of something even bigger... Giving back. There are so many children in the U.S. that don't have the access to the tools they need to succeed. Our goal is to provide free school supplies to every child that needs it. At Yoobi, we actually go to some of the schools ourselves and hand out supplies to all of the students! How cool is that? An added bonus- my everyday "briefcase," is an Aqua colored backpack and my car keys consist of a newly the newly, re-innovated pom pom key chain (aka koosh ball). The product we sell is truly amazing- Great for kids and adults of all ages! 

Check out this awesome "how to" by Studio DIY to make these awesome Yoobi pencil zip cases!
A few of my Yoobi faves:

Love Life
Lately, and most importantly... Matt and I got engaged! Moving to California has been such an incredible experience for us both. As you married folk know, planning a wedding soaks up all of your LIFE. Literally, my life revolves around planning this extravaganza. Crazy, exciting, and stressful... I wouldn't want it any other way. 
Check out my Pinterest page for a little wedding inspiration

Stay tuned for more newness coming to the blog soon and thanks for following along! I've missed you all terribly! 

xx, K

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