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Hangisi Flats

Today’s office flats are Manolo Blahnik Hangisi in turquoise.     Manolo runs slightly large on me, so I sized down 1/2 size.   These were a sale find at Neiman Marcus, call Cindy at the Charlotte store (704) 804-0703 to see if your size is available.  The NM exclusive butterfly print is also currently on sale.   Manolo offers many colors in this …

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Snake Eyes

Since my son has a summer birthday, we celebrated at school Friday with these fun snake eyes fruit skewers and chocolate cake. These are super simple, a treat that needs no mixing or baking!  You will need: wooden skewers grapes strawberries-cut the tops off a small tube of icing Wilton candy eyes (can be found on Amazon.com ) first, place grapes …

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SouthPark Influencer

As a special guest of Hermés Charlotte, I was delighted to be a part of the SouthPark Influencer dinner last Thursday. Being a fashion blogger, this event gave me the chance to connect with local entrepreneurs and representatives of Simon Property Group.   The dinner was hosted by Cara Santana, CEO of the Glam App.      (photo courtesy of …

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Wednesday’s Wrist

This Wednesday’s wrist stack is two of my favorite Chanel bracelets.   Both the Chanel Dubai cuff and crystal charm bracelet were purchased summer of 2015 from Neiman Marcus.  Also visit Bluefly for some cool vintage Chanel pieces including this pretty gripoix and 95P.

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Wednesday’s Wrist

This Wednesday’s wrist is a simple stack of Vita Fede and Tiffany & Co. Mixing rose gold and silver today with a Tiffany and Co heart bracelet, Vita Fede mini titan and Capri 5 wrap bracelet.   Shopbop has a large selection of Vita Fede including rings and earrings.

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Lady and Louboutin

Lady Dior and Louboutin pumps make a bold pairing for today’s post. BCBG Solie dress (several years old); online some bold blue options are a Chrystal  flare cut, a more fitted Gari dress, and beautiful lace detailing on Jillyan. Accessories are Louboutin chevron cork pigalle follies from Saks Fifth Avenue; the so kate in this pump has many sizes still in stock at Neiman Marcus.   …

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Citrus Shine

Full color with a touch of metallic for today’s work attire post Citrus Shine.      Forever 21 blouse (older), the Logan blouse has a similar cut from The Limited.   J Crew satin trousers, currently in available in three colors.   For the office or out on the town, this polished pant adds a little shine from typical suiting looks. Accessories are Chanel vintage …

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Bow Tied

A beautiful & wearable pair of sandals by Chanel are today’s bow tied post.    With a 1.5 inch heel height and adjustable straps, these Chanel anthracite (dark grey-green) gladiators are a chic spring staple.  Such a pretty sandal that could be worn with cropped trousers, a-line skirts, and even boyfriend jeans. Purchased from the 57th street location in NYC, …

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Spring Neutrals

Pastels compliment spring neutrals in today’s fashion post.     Draped top from Nordstrom Topshop, currently in stock is the Grosgrain silk shirt in creme.  Zara faux suede trousers, find them in black now online. Accessories are Valentino glam lock  (this is perfect match to the pumps) in medium,  and harlequin print pump in mandarin sorbet.   Hermes tohu bohu 90cm silk scarf.  Kendra Scott earrings in magenta, many more colors …

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Zara Woman

Because black and white are always in style, today’s post features the very popular Zara jacket with bow detailing.    Zara jacket with bow still available online, I sized up from my normal Zara size as I prefer to wear this jacket closed. H&M suit pants, custom cropped with a front slit.   Accessories are Chanel Camellia brooch, Hermes 28 Kelly in sellier black box.  Zara wraparound sandals, and …

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