Valentine’s Day is about 2 weeks away so it’s time to start thinking about gifts for your loved ones! While last year the focus was on lingerie, this year I thought it would be fun to try to highlight gifts that could be given among friends, siblings, mother/daughter, etc. Better yet, all items shown are under $50!
Sprinkles Red Velvet Lip Exfoliator
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Swimwear is the focus of Part 2 of 3 in the Resort Wear 2017 series. We’ve got four looks for you today that cover a range of personal style types.
Swimwear Look 1: Romantic/Feminine
First up is a romantic/feminine look. This suit has been a favorite of mine on Pinterest. It’s a simple, classic style made romantic by the addition of crochet trim. A ruffled white tunic cover-up, embroidered straw bag and tasseled flip-flops complete this feminine girl’s look.
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This weekend casual look came about when I purchased this Fair Isle sweater from J. Crew. The company has been having a bit of trouble recently, demonstrated by the fact that they’re running items at a near constant 40-50% off. Prints and patterns are atypical for me but I was looking for a piece to liven up my basics. The bright blue colors and combo stripes and pattern in this piece called out and I wasn’t disappointed when the sweater arrived. The wool quality (which has gotten to be suspect on some recent J. Crew pieces) is good and while the arms are bit snug with a shirt layered underneath, I’m afraid going up a size would make things too boxy through the middle.
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