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? 

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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! 

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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? 

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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!

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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. 



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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!

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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! 

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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.

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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! 

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