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Weekend in Austin Texas! The Outfit Details!

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My husband and I spent the weekend in Austin Texas for our 15th anniversary and the outfits I wore were the perfect choices for the weather and conditions!Daytime date consisted of Top Golf, so I wore an HM lace blouse $32.00, Mossimo distressed jeans (old purchase), and black Nine West booties  (also old purchase).The outfit for site seeing at the State Capitol was a Mossimo  pale pink shift dress which was a clearance find at Target for just $18!And the final outfit was for our formal dinner date and that was a little black dress by GB for Gianni Bini from Dillard's and my clearance find of $17!It was a memorable experience with my husband and we were kids free, so that made our stay even better! We still missed them though!

My Fall 2016 Fashion Must Haves!

This Fall there are so many fashion trends but from them all, the ones that stood out most to me are capelets, statement chokers, pinstripe suits, one-shoulder tops, navy overcoats, gray plaid, gloves, and pink/yellow combos!I love all that Elle 2016 Fashion Trends Guide had but of all, the above looks will definitely be in my closet this Fall!For the love of Fashion 😘

As Fall Approaches!

As Fall approaches, my favorite combos will be jeans and blazers! And there will be fabulous shoes!I hope you guys enjoy my upcoming Fall looks!XoxoπŸ’– Lydia πŸ’–

Summer Dresses!

I have a few dresses I will be posting this week! They range from deals at JcPenney, Sears, and two resale shops in my hometown known as Clothes Mentor and Uptown Cheapskate!Brands range from Nicole Miller, Limited, Charlotte Russe, and Banana Republic!Stayed tuned, I can't wait to share these with you all!Xoxo
πŸ’– Lydia πŸ’–

Summer Fashion in Black & White!

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Hello Loves!  Today I added pink to my summer black and white outfit! Two shades of pink actually!  The black Old Navy tank top is from my last trip to Old Navy and I got it for just $2.00!!The Talbots midi skirt is my resale shop find just under $10 and the pretty pink Kate Spade was also a resale shop first day at my local Clothes Mentor for just $85!The necklace is my Kohls #Yes2You gift from last October from my idol Jennifer Lopez πŸ’–You too can give you summer black and white outfit some life by adding a bold statement piece 😘

I'm Still Obsessed With My Old Navy Sales!

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Last shopping trip to Old Navy, I made away like a bandit with their $2 tanks! I've worn them all and today's look is chic and glam!I dressed up the tank top with a lace midi skirt from Target  (clearance deal) $6.99, black pumps, and statement accessories!Look like a million bucks for less by accessorizing the simplest pieces with gorgeous details!

Old Navy Sales Are Amazing Right Now!

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So of course, we made a trip to Old Navy in search of their famous July 4th tees for the family and they were all sold out! I waited till the last minute!But then I made it to the clearance aisles, of course! And I just couldn't pass up on clothing, shoes, and bathing suits ringing up as low as $1.04!!!Today's weekend look was all under $10! Old Navy check plaid crop top was $2.04, Old Navy flare crop jeans $4.98, and  black mule sandals $1.98! Yes, their clearances sales will probably vary by store, but my local store sure did have great markdowns!Other items purchased for my kids, husband, and me ranges from $1.04 to $5.98! Still under $6! Love great deals!

Dress Up Shorts & Tanks!

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Recently to a trip to Old Navy, I was able to get $2 tanks and lots of clearance shorts under $7!!!!Here I've paired my Old Navy tank top and navy dress shorts with gold accessories and these beautiful orange Merona pumps from Target for just $29.99!!It's so fun to dress up my tanks and shorts with pumps!

Coming Soon Bermuda shorts, peplums & heels!

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I love wearing shorts, all lengths! But how cute are Bermuda shorts and peplums?!!! Here is a sneak peak at an outfit I put together!Floral peplum from American Eagle
Bermuda Shorts from TJMAXX
Candies Pumps from Kohls I love putting outfits together!

Monday Blues!

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When you go to your local Family Dollar for a few household items and you spot that pretty belted chambray shirt dress on the rack! And for just $12.50, I had to buy it! I must say, it is so comfortable and soft!

Chic & Street Styles with Rompers and Shorts for Summer!

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With summer fast approaching and by summer we mean warmer days, what better way to style shorts and Rompers than with my favorite statement pieces, blazers, pumps, and summer heels!Today's outfit was styled for daytime with the ladies with a white Limited blazer that retails $118, but I found at Clothes Mentor  resale shop for just $14!The floral romper was a clearance deal at TJMaxx for just $10!The shoes and accessories I already had in my closet!  Look how the romper goes from day to night just by adding a blazer and changing the shoes!I can't wait to share more summer looks for you all 😘xoxo
LydiaπŸ’–

Tuesday Shoesday!

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Today I had a few school award ceremonies with my kids, so I put on a pencil skirt, opposite color top, and silver pumps!  Now, for the deals!Blouse was $8 at Clothes Mentor (resale shop)Liz Claiborne navy lace crochet skirt $27 (orig $54)Nine West silver pumps $10 at Clothes Mentor  (resale shop)!The color wheel today went oh so well πŸ˜‰

Mid-week Vibes! The Perfect Hump Day Outfit!

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Mid-week and I am ready for the weekend already! But it's not so bad when you pair Wednesday with a nice pair of jeans, white blouse, and floral pumps! It makes my Wednesday oh so good!Liz Claiborne City Fit Crop Jeans from JcPenney  (orig  $44) $14.39 clearance deal!  MNG white blouse (orig $50) $9.97 clearance deal! And the floral Marc Fisher pumps were $17.99 at my local Ross Department Store!Looks for less, but feeling like a million bucks 😘

Spring Blazers!

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Spring blazers are my favorite before it gets too hot in Texas! This By&By coral blazer was a clearance deal from JcPenney $23.00! My Simply Vera by Vera Wang skinny jeans were also $20.00 clearance at Kohls! Add a pop of color to your denim with Spring colors like coral, floral, yellows, and bright pinks!

Cato Fashions Deals!

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Cato Fashions has some clearance sales going on now that I just couldn't pass the!While going just to get some new sunnies, I couldn't help but walk over to the clearance aisles!Cato Fashions jeans $17.99
Cato Fashions shoes $13.99
Cato Fashions sunglasses $9.99As you all know, I had to throw on a blazer! And this burnt orange Forever21 blazer was my choice today!

Deal of the Week!

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Sears always has amazing sales! And when there are great markdowns, I am there!Metaphor trench vest  $28.99The Simply Styled jeans were an older sale item! And to complete my look I added nude pumps and this cute Kenneth Cole Reaction color block tote!

Deals at Sears!

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This week I made a stop at Sears to use my Shop Your Way Rewards and boy did I SCORE!Metaphor Suede jacket retail  $129.00 and I paid  $23.00!Covington black three fourth sleeve just $3.99 and Covington ankle strap heels only  $14.99!!!Bongo ankle jeans on sale $19.99!  Total outfit under $65.00!!! That's half the price of the suede jacket alone!

Kohls Clearance Deals Finds!

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When I go shopping, the first thing I do is go to the clearance aisles for all departments! This Elle striped dress with lemons and limes was regular  $40 and I paid $8!!!!! Now that is a deal!You can wear it Spring or Fall! Here I paired it with a white collar button up and black pumps!

Macy's Clearance Deals!

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I'm love shopping clearance sales! Especially when you find clothes that you can wear season in season out!I'm found this Marilyn Monroe one piece jumpsuit for just $8.99! So of course, I'm had to buy the red one!I'm paired this black jumpsuit with a white belt and white pumps!

Resale Shop Finds of the Week!

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I have been a frequent shopper at two resale shops in my city, Uptown Cheapskate and Clothes Mentor! This week I found several Spring pieces from dresses to jeans and blazers!This Anthropolgie botanic blazer by Cartonnier retails $128.00 and I paid $20 new with tags! The Express girlfriend jeans retail $88.00 and I paid $8.99 new with tag! I love finding pieces that are new with tags for less, way less!

Florals and Bold Colors!

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When Sears had their Blowout Sale I couldn't pass up this floral top and blue pants! Both from the brand maker Metaphor, the top was $9.99 and the pants were marked down  to $12.00!To transform these into Spring, I added these Candies hot pink pumps from Kohls! I love adding bold colors to softer ones!

Spring Fashion 2016!

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Spring is here and this year there are many fun prints and colors!I combined this cute kitty top with tangerine skinny jeans!My top is from my local Ross Dress for Less store,  my jeans are Kardashian Collection  (old purchase from Sears), and my heels are Lauren Conrad  (old purchase from Kohls). And I added gold accessories to finalize my look!Are you looking forward to Spring? !

New York and Company Favorites!

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This Spring the Eva Mendes collection has so many cute outfits I like! Last week I ordered two blouses. The white belted peplum top in the pictures here and a denim top which I can't wait to wear! As Spring approaches, what will be your favorite piece? !