Friday, September 28, 2012

fall faves for friday

This post would have gone up during my prep period today, but I kept getting this lovely message:
Since when is "Shopping" a "Forbidden Category"?!

1. Chictopia Kitty Flats {$32} / 2. Sole Society CAROLYN boots {$99} / 3. Forever 21 Adorable Puppy Pattern Top {$13 + 50% off sale with code "FallFifty"} / 4. LOFT Marisa Straight Leg Corduroys {$60} / 5. CWonder Animal Print Sweater {$78}/ 6. Daily Look swan blouse {$23} / 7. Madewell {$288}

What are you guys loving/wanting/needing for fall? 

Thursday, September 27, 2012

throwback thursday: stripes, floral, leopard {the three best friends...}

There is just something about wearing your three favorite things together. 
What I Wore: leopard glasses- Jean LaFont, cardigan- can't remember {some store in NYC}, top- GAP {old}, necklace- Gypsy Warrior, jeans- Levis, loafers- UrbanOG 

I already miss summer time & running around with these pups:
I swear it does not get any cuter! 

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

wanted wednesday: apple bottom tops...

Apple print is a teaching necessity. 
What I Wore: glasses- BonLook, top- Old Navy, pants- GAP, flats- Kmart 

Here are some other apple prints that I am digging:
1. ebay {$17 +$13 to ship} / 2. ebay {$27} / 3. ebay {$5} / 4. ebay {$7}

Speakin' of teachin'
Student sample of a scientific method poster / tea in a beaker mug from my sister / Ivory soap experiment {put in microwave for 2:22 minutes- watch the air molecules expand!}

& in other science news:
These snails were mating on our stairs the other night...
We must be creepy scientists to go take a picture... little bit "Peeping Tom"...

Everyday my students say that I look like Velma from Scooby Doo:
Do you see the resemblance? 

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

two chains.

I have always had a slight obsession with "scarf print" or anything with chains I suppose... 

I was pumped to find this hot pink beauty on the sale rack from Macy's with a gift card + coupons, I took this top home for $5! 

& to whoever returned these maroon pants to my local store from their online order from Old Navy, thanks, they fit perfect. 
What I Wore: glasses- Steve Madden, pearls- gift from grandparents in-law, top- Macy's, pants- Old Navy, belt- H&M, flats- KMart. 

In other news, I finally got a "dry shampoo" to try!
So far I am loving it and it was on sale 2/$4.
Hopefully this will make my teaching mornings easier...
I will let you know how it goes!

Monday, September 24, 2012

"moo"ve it to back to school night

In the words of my students "you dress weird Ms. B, but it's cool".
What I Wore: glasses-bonlook, top- vintage via Tea and Tulips, collar necklace- Jewelmint, skirt & shoes- thrifted. 

Friday, September 21, 2012

faves for friday: new blue

I am more than prepared to have cobalt blue be one of the "it" colors for fall.
I feel like this color looks great on everyone!
What I Wore: glasses- Steve Madden, top- Lauren Conrad for Kohls, belt- H&M via Plato's Closet, pants- Old Navy, flats- Target. 

Wore this to celebrate my GGGL {greek family}'s 21st birthday! 

Thank god it is Friday, 
about to survive another week teaching!

Thursday, September 20, 2012

throwback thursday: rainbows, puppies, and baubles you must buy now!

What I Wore: glasses- c/o Proopticals, blazer- Ralph Lauren {thrifted}, top- thrifted, belt- H&M, pants- Talbots, flats- a bad DIY fix for my Charlotte Russe flats that Maggie ate. 

In very recent news, living social is having an amazing deal on Ily Coulture Baubles 
{yes those classic blogger baubles!}
Only $16 when they are originally $50! 
Use this link to score this amazing deal-- here!

 This was my selection with the enlisted help of Daily Dani!
I have wanted one for a loooong time and I am excited to get one at such a great price! 

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

wanted wednesday {recent buys}

With my first big girl paycheck, I had the absolute pleasure of getting a few things that I have been eyeing up! 
I am so excited to rock the ultimate teacher sweater from Urban Outfitters & to score free shipping + use my discount for my birthday I threw in the BDG Leopard Print Chambray BDG Leopard Print Chambray = amazing. & they arrived today! So EXCITED to wear them!

I also got bulldog bookends from target {I have been searching for ones I like for a while!}
& I was shocked to find that my local target still had a USA cutting board in stock, had to get it!

Made some returns at Macy's and picked up these two beauties for just $10! 

 & I got AMAZING deals from Old Navy! 
5 tops, 2 pairs of shorts {$5 a piece!}, 1 pair of pants, 1 leopard print bathing suit bottom {$1!}
So much cute stuff! Can't wait to style them all!

& just when it couldn't get any better, I redeemed my chic points for these YesWalker Polka Dot Bow Flats!!

Having a big girl job is a lot of work, but the shopping & still having money in the bank? Worth it.

Tuesday, September 18, 2012

sweater weather

When I received this sweater for a birthday present, my first thought was BRING ON THE FALL! It is so cute, comfortable & my Missoni for Target shoes match perfectly. 

Not to mention when my in-laws gave it to me for my birthday it arrived with a pumpkin ice cream cake. 

What I Wore: glasses- Proopticals, sweater- Billabong {birthday present from future in-laws}, necklace- Gypsy Warrior, ring- Kirna Zabete for Target, polish- Essie "Penny Talk", tank- Old Navy, trousers- GAP, flats- Missoni for Target.

& keep the presents coming, my Kirna Zabete ring from Target came in! 
So happy that I ordered it when I did because it sold out! 

Monday, September 17, 2012

over the weekend: apple fest

Over the weekend, the fiancé took me to Terhune Orchards in Princeton for apple fest & a wine tasting!

What I Wore: glasses- c/o Proopticals, top- etsy babybyrdvintage, jeans- Levis, boots- Steve Madden Intyce, bag- vintage Gucci.

hope everyone had a lovely weekend =)
now back to the grind! 

Sunday, September 16, 2012

life lately

Puppies, my sisters Dooney & Bourke score from Plato's Closet, new pillow cases, sunsets, & pumpkin soft serve. 
Good bye summer, hello fall.
You're coming weather or not we welcome you with open arms...  

& recent birchboxs

loving the $25 gift card to Madewell in this month's birchbox!