August is here and now is the time to stock up on pre-fall booties. I have to go to the mall every week as a homework assignment to observe things for class- such a difficult assignment I know- and I have been noticing all of the new fall merchandise.
Light sweaters, dressy sweatpants, wool blazers, and light coats have been posted up in stores since most summer sales ended last week. When I move over to the shoe section, I can see the first few pairs of pre-fall booties. These booties are great because they can be worn late summer and all the way through winter and low key through early spring and summer too.
This pair from Solestruck is great because you can get a black pair, a white pair, or a pair with both colors. Black and white can go with most anything in your wardrobe, and the platform should make them easier to walk in and wear. Also ignore that haters that say you can’t wear white after Labor Day. Every year I say that, and every year someone gets in a tizzy over that. Bah I say! Bah!
Anyway the booties are selling for $64.95, but you can get 30% if you sign up to their website. You also get 40% sale shoes for their 10th anniversary sale. You must be signed in to get both sales and it ends Thursday at noon. Happy pre-fall shopping!
The ASOS Summer Sale is Now at up to 70% off! That is a whole lot of wow! The shoes are cute and vary from winter to summer season shoes. The prices are great too! The only thing is that now that the sale has been going on for some time, a lot of the sizes are gone. Run…don’t walk to the ASOS Summer Sale!
Written by intern Tunisia.
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Spring is here, and it is finally bringing us some warmer weather-even if it is a few degrees or two. Anyway. I saw the Jeffrey Campbell Hough Heel from Shop Nasty Gal and just had to share. The shoe comes in black and these super chic nude pair. The shoes look really good with jeans and floral dresses.
You read that right. Ugly shoe are making a comeback in stores and are marching their way right back into many of our wardrobes. The ugly shoe trend encompasses a sort of perfectly imperfect style that is slowly creeping into the fashion world. I first noticed in the summer of 2013 how the new and fashionable chunky heels were selling quickly in all of my favorite shoe stores. (more…)
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Super cute and super cool eyeglasses and sunglasses brand Warby Parker just released their new Spring 2014 collection with eight new shapes and six new colors. I am loving all of them. The very round and owly Quimby frame is mah fave! I love all of the colors and shapes. The old school nerdy feel is more of my thing when it comes to picking out glasses, so I have always been a fan of Warby Parker. Check out the new collection here! Which pair do you like?
I am in the midst of a snowstorm, I am looking at the perfect spring sandal from Forever 21. The fast fashion brand has really uped their shoe game of late. Even though these shoes come in black, the taupe color is my favorite. Nude shoes are really good for offsetting an outfit because of the neutral color.
These past weeks have seen some icy weather, and that calls for some infinity scarves. I love infinity scarves this time of year because they warm the neck and can cover the face. I know plenty of people up north that could use these types of scarves. I always say that if you aren’t going to knit or crochet your own, you should stop by Target. Target always has the best selection on infinity scarves every year. The prices are always right too. Infinity scarves are on sale this week. Go out and get yours before the next winter storm.
Over the holidays, family and friends gather together to celebrate and be festive. You can’t be dressed to the nines without a statement necklace. Forever 21 has a ton of them. My intern Maddy loves the Lacquered Link Necklace. A statement necklace works great for all holiday events and occasions. The Lacquered Link Necklace is the necklace every girl needs, not to mention it comes in four great colors (black, green, magenta, and peach)! It is classy enough for any holiday party, and causal enough to be worn to just about any occasion. Another aspect about this necklace is that it has a unique look for an affordable price- $10.80. I highly recommend this necklace, especially during this appropriate time of year.
I love ankle boots, and these four from Forever 21 are perfect. I used to hate them, but the past two seasons have seen designers taking ankle boots to new heights. You have the hiking ankle, the moto ankle, the combat ankle, and the ankle boot with cut-outs! I am still trying to find the perfect ankle boots with cut-outs because that is a style I think I will be trying this fall. I like how you can wear different color socks with them.
Ankle boots are great for people like me who have big calf muscles. Even though they have a larger selection of wide-calf boots now, they tend to be a bit on the pricey side. With ankle boots, I can still wear cute boots and not have to worry about how they fit or if my jeans are bunching up in the boot’s leg. These four ankle boots from Forever 21 are super affordable and inline with this fall’s boot trends! Check them out!
Block Heels are very trendy this summer. They come in various heights, but you usually see them in the short to medium height range. They are pretty popular because the block heel can be sturdier and more comfortable than a stiletto. The Amanda block heels from SoleSociety at $64.95 and comes in three colors. Check these out and tell me what you think about this trend!
There are a lot of cool collections and designer drops this fall like Carmakoma to ASOS. Now ASOS Curve Jewelry, coming in August, is another one. You may have noticed ASOS Curve little pieces of jewelry here and there, but not a larger selection will be available this fall. I can’t wait to check out the ID necklaces, bracelets and rings they have for sale. The prices are pretty good too. The range will be priced from $10-$51. Check back on the ASOS site for details on the jewelry launch. Photo from ASOS.
Celebrate the Fourth of July with Shoedazzle’s patriotic wedgeBethylin! This shoe is a crowd pleaser for any national holiday. This star-spangled wedge is only $38.50 for VIPs and $42.95 for everyone else. Grab this cutey-patootey shoe today! Photo from Shoedazzle!
If you are thinking about going to round two of Coachella or any other music fest, Shoedazzle’s Meja Sandal is for you! It comes in white and brown, but the brown is more suitable for the grass, dirt, and mud of music festivals. The regular price is $39.95 and the VIP price is $35.95. Either way, this trendy sandal is such a steal. You better scoop up Shoedazzle’s Meja Sandal before all the cute little Coachella girls get it.. Pictures from here, here, and here.
Chunky gold chains and chokers are all the rage again this season. You can find them in various shapes or with cool animals or tags on them. This Heart Shaped Choker from Forever 21 features cool heart shaped interlocking chains. The cool thing about this necklace is that you can be cute and trendy for only $8.80! You really can’t beat that! Photo from Forever 21.
I couldn’t resist. I know I posted a red shoe yesterday, but when I saw Charlotte Olympia’s Love Me Heart-Appliqued Suede Pumps I couldn’t help myself. I had to put this shoe up. It is so cliche, but so cute! I would have never even thought about a Valentine Day themed shoe before. Unfortunately this shoe cost way too much. At $14500.00 this shoe is just a dream. [SOURCE]
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