How To Mix Summer Colors

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Hi Divas, what are some of your favorite summer colors? I love bright, vibrant, bold, loud colors for the summer. I mean who doesn’t? I barely wear black and when I do it has some sort of print mixed in. This year I am totally into yellow, aqua, orange, red and pink.. I may throw the whole color wheel in there in a minute!

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I will be doing a series on mixing different colors together to bring together a cohesive looks. Today I am serving you yellow and aqua… lemons of course! have you all realized I have a fetish for fruit let alone lemon print clothing! I first discovered how well these colors pop together 2 years ago with my frist Eva Mendes Lemon dress.

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This dress is $16 at TJMaxx. Don’t sleep on the max you will find great designer deals! This dress has a little ruffle flair that i love along with a thin lining. perfect little summer dress. My heels are old from JustFab, however they have a similar color and style online now. Use my referral code below to get a similar beauty. Oh and this lovely lemon purse.. I just had to have it. This cutie is $6-$9 from Shein.

What summer colors are you mixing? let me know in the comment section.


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Lemon dress (similar)|Lemon Dress (similar) |Lemon dress (similar) Purse | Heels

 

 

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How to Achieve 2 Looks 1 Outfit

Do you remember making fresh lemonade and setting up shop on the corner street? Ok I didn’t! However I remember picking lemons in my granny’s backyard. The only thing abut my granny’s lemons is that they were sweet. How do lemons become sweet? Well the neighboring orange tree crossbreed with the lemon tree making an lemorange or an orangemon. Whichever way you these lemons made the best lemonade. You could eat them raw and not once have to pucker your face.

This outfit giving me summer breeze on grandmas porch drinking that good ole sweet lemonade. This 2 piece outfit is from SteinMart, it is very vesatile as it comes with high waisted pants that are lined. So no peek a boos. The top can be cropped or you can pull it down to meet the pants at your waist. It’s off the shoulder with straps. This shirt is a plus because it’s bra friendly.

The red option is if you are feeling bold. I felt that this already vibrant outfit needed a contrasting color so why not red? I added this red floppy hat that is old from Walmart, my JustFab tie up heels and a red Kenneth Cole tote bag.

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For the white an denim option. Now this was easy and safe. Since denim goes with just about anything, this was a no brainier to pair these basket weaved denim heels with this outfit. Toss on some darling cat eye shades and there you have it.

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Two complete looks in one. Which is your favorite look?

xo Happy Fashion Divas!


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Pants | Top| Red Heels (Similar, Name: Reeta) | Denim Wedge (name: Nikola)| Floppy hat | White shades (similar) |Purse

Tribal Print & Booties

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Hey Divas how is your week going thus far? I can’t complain, however I am so not in the right mindset with my wedding being 24 days away.. So forgive me if my blogs are short, sweet or even delayed 🙂

As you all know I love color and prints and I just could not pass up this tribal print sheath dress. The mixture of geometric shapes and the different vibrant colors just scream… Yes! To give this outfit a more rugged look I opted for my open lace booties and this basket weave purse.. Since this dress does not hug the little” shape I do have I went ahead and added a belt to give it a shape. Don’t be afraid to take a leap with your fashion!

How do you mix and match boots.. prints and dresses? xo happy fashion divas!

Bow Tie Blouse & Jumpsuit

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Sometimes do you ever envision an outfit in your head and are apprehensive of about wearing it? Well thats exactly what I did with this outfit. I love this bow tie button cuff blouse that has grey polka dots. This blouse believe it or not is year around. I picked this beauty up from Forever 21 years ago and it still looks brand new!

I opted to pair this blouse with a grey waist tie jumpsuit that is fitted and taped on the leg from Charming Charlie. This jumpsuit comes with a waist tie however adding this corset belt makes my bust and hips look bigger than what they are!  Ultimately I was not sure how this would look but it works! Because the grey an black in this outfit is muted colors I added my fringe purple lace up heels to give it a pop of color!

If you think it looks good and it works then wear it! Happy fashion Divas.

Weekend Vibes

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Who’s Happy it’s Friday?? Me Me me!!! I wanted to give you ladies an edgy chill look.. Okay so let’s jump right into the goodness. Starting with this fun graphic razor back tank top, I just love the softness of the crochet and the pastel colors. I paired it with a basic pair of light blue skinny jeans. To mix up this look I decided to wear these multi-color snack print heels. Added these retro pink glasses and my purple clutch purse. Mixing prints and colors is something I love to do.. Don’t be afraid to “dress” on the edge. Have a wonderful weekend xo Happy Fashion Divas.

*Items were not recently purchased please use this as inspiration.


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Tank|Jeans|Heels |Clutch

 

Layered Fringe

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Maybe you have plans for the holiday and you will be in need of a classy look.. or perhaps Church.. you can even wear this look to work! I am in love with this layered fringe dress with mesh and sparkle detailing. This dress comes from Ny&Co and it is not cheap! However theres a great sale going gone right now and you can catch this beauty for $38!

I paired this Eva Mendes dress with a pair of khaki basket weave heels. JustFab sent me this beautiful slate blue (named: Darin Satchel) bag to review. I must say it has become my new favorite bag. It is sturdy, comes with a detachable strap, very spacious and can actually fit my 15′ laptop! This sis a must have bag in your wardrobe.

Feel flirty and classy on these summer days! Happy Fashion Divas.


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Dress | Satchel |Heels

H&M Blazer Look Book

Divas,

Are you work ready? Well here’s some work wear inspiration from H&M. H&M has been having some fabulous sales lately and I couldn’t help but purchase some of their professional classic blazers for work. Blazers are a key essential part of your wardrobe. Blazers can be dressed up or down for a walk in the city to a professional business meeting. Versatile pieces are great to have in your closet. Let’s plunge into the goodness..

Blue & White Piping Blazer

This navy blue blazer is tried with white piping making it a perfect tailored fit. This blazer will pull you in and accentuate all your cures in the right places. The blazer is so well made its lined and also has zippers on the sleeves and both front pockets. I absolutely adore the white piping the back panel of the blazer giving the tailored fitted look. This is a must have in your closet. I purchases this beauty for only $15.00. This Blazer can only be found in stores! I know for a fact they have a white blazer with black piping.

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Peplum Blazer (Similar)

Ladies this white speckled black peplum blazer can also be work as a quarter length sweater. That is right talking about 2 for one. The blazer is form-fitting and is light weight but thick enough to be worn in the spring or the first of fall season. This can be paired with color slacks, skirts, crop pants or can even be dressed down with a pair of dress jeans. I purchased this sweet peplum blazer for $20.00

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Feathered Blazer

This blazer screams the 3 C’s “Classic”, “Classy” and “Couture”! Yes divas this is must have to be work ready. The fabric is thick but had a bit of a shiny tinge making it pop when the sun hits it. The lapel and cuffs are outlines in a feathered fringe giving it a classy but fierce look. This Blazer is ranked as a power Blazer! Originally retailed for $60.oo I purchased this beauty for $30.00.

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Blush Moto Jacket

So this blazer can fall into the great debate category. Is this a blazer or jacket? I love how this piece can be worn as a jacket or as a blazer. I decided that it’s a great versatile piece and that I could make it work in the work place.. what do you think? This jacket is thick linen lined with suede giving it an edging but professional look. Because this color is so light and neutral I decided to pair it with a deeply skirt and snake print heels. This rough soft jacket was purchased for only $20.00. Super steal.

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Be inspired and Look fierce at work! Happy Shopping Divas!

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3 Sizzling Trends for Summer 2015

Divas,

Just thought I would let you in on some of the top fashion trends for summer 2015. So this years trends have been inspired by the age of the seventies with a bohemian flare. This summer I have been able to find true trend bargains. Let’s dive right into these hot sizzling summer trends.
#1 Trend Kimono

From long A-line to sexy high low kimonos are definitely a show stopper for the summer. usually they are chiffon material either trimmed with fringe or lace. These pretty light weight cardigans can be found in most department stores. Used as a topper over crop tops, blouses, jumpers and rompers you are sure to look in style with one of these!

Paisley Asymmetrical hem Kimono: Found at Macy’s

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Embroidered Fringe Kimono: Found at Forever 21

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#2 Trend Denim

So if you didn’t know Denim everything is back! jeans are not just the it from jumpers, dresses, shirts, shorts, skirts and the new boyfriend jean. Ladies this trend is hot and sizzling. These denim pieces can be mixed and matched for decades to come! here are some cute looks for you.

Denim Crop top found at Forever21

Boyfriend Jean

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Embroidered Denim Shift Dress

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#3 Trend The Jumpsuit

From aviator, to technician are all inspirations for designers. The all in one jumpsuit has been a super hit. This look is very versatile as it can be dressed up or down for a hot summer day to suited and booted for the work place. Take your pick of a long pants jumpsuit to a short romper.

Textured Jumpsuit: Found at H&M

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Lounge Strapless Romper : Found at NY & Company

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Ladies I encourage you to try out some of these sizzling summer trends. I will upload some of my summer trend looks. So share with me yours!

Happy Shopping!

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Summer Hat Look Book

Hello Divas,

I am so excited about this summer-hat ‘look book’ I have put together. I absolutely love the summer weather. Floppy hats are great for a day in the park, lunch date and just for jazzing up a summer look. Most hats are going to start off at $20.00, however since I am bargain shopper all of my hats were purchased under $10.00. So let’s grab a hat and add some sass to your outfit!

Citrus orange with a touch of pink

Selma Villa Sun Hat 

This orange, pink and tan hat was purchased from Charming Charlie for only $4.99. The brim of this hat is stiff, but can be folded to your liking. The pink and orange is a bit of an odd combination, though it adds just enough pop to any solid outfit.  I love this hat because it gives my head and shoulders good cover from the sun, but not my view of the summer fun!

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Bright Stripes in White

Calvin Klein Blue & White Striped Metallic Sun Hat (Sold Out) 

Ladies this hat is more of a classic fitted squared sun hat. It is perfectly tailored. There is a wire that is seamlessly inserted around the brim so that you can fold and bend the hat to your style. The royal blue can easily be mistaken for black, however the silver threading and white crisp lines at a touch of pop to this hat. I love to pair this hat with solids or other stripes to give it some flare.

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Romantic Floral

Fierce Red Hat 

I’m not ashamed to say it “If it’s a bargain, it’s a steal!” This fierce red hat hails from Wal-Mart! Am I serious? Indeed I am! Walmart has an assortment of summer hats and thanks to my friend Lani, she convinced me to purchase this hat. I am so glad I listened to her! This is a classic floppy hat. The brim is big and tends to flop on the sides leaving room for you to look out at the hot summer skies. The hat was purchased for only $7.99. This was a great find!

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Busy Bumble Bee

If you are looking for a classy but sexy summer look, Ladies this is the look for you.

Barbados Sun Hat 

So, the story behind this hat is that I had to have it!! It’s absolutely gorgeous. But I wasn’t willing to pay $20.00 for it, so I waited until it hit the clearance rack and bam there it was for $4.99. I couldn’t believe my eyes! I purchased this black and yellow stripped hat from Charming Charlie that just happened to go great with my black and white stripped skirt! This hat is a traditional floppy hat that is stiff enough to bend and fold to your liking. The yellow band adds just enough jazz to this classic hat.

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Happy Hat Shopping Divas!

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JUST FAB HAUL & TRY ON

Divas,
I am so excited about the Items I have purchased from JUST FAB. If you are not familiar with JUST FAB, it is an online shoe and clothing boutique. In order to view their items you need to sign up first and make your personalized shoe and clothing boutique. They will offer you shoes to your liking or you can just shop all of their site. The catch is once you sign up and make a purchase you automatically become a VIP member where your first purchase is BOGO (buy one get one free)! now you can cel your subscription at anytime you like however once they have a sale that will not be offered to you. Or you can always just skip the month and you won’t be charge $39.95.  All of the items I purchased were purchased on sale at various time. So check out their website http://www.justfab.com. Whew okay now lets dive into the goodness!!!
My Shoe-drobe
This shoes are absolutly stunning for the summer! Sued material, ankle cage and the up in the back, with a sling back look. If you have small ankles like me you will need to take them to a shoe repair because 2 of the front straps where way to big for my foot. The heel height is 4” which is just perfect for me. I would suggest paring this shoe with an all white sun dress or any solid color shirt and nude crop pants to show off the color and cage the up.
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Colbolt Blue
$39.95 (Purchased for $19.95)
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Emmey! If you love a pop of color and the the up look this shoe is for you! This shoes is very comfortable and zips up in the back. Making it easy to put on and take off. It is open toe with suede material. The heel height is 4’ making it easy to walk in. This shoe is offered in Teal, Hot pink and Black. I rate this shoe a 10 for summer.
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All girls just want to have fun! And this is the shoe for it. The Cynthia shoe is great for adding pizzazz to any solid outfit! I love this shoe because it has so many different colors and you can practically wear it with anything. The material is canvas with a 4” heel height. It comes with an ankle strap that is adjustable. This shoe does fit me a little big so I would either get a size smaller or your normal size!
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My Bag-Drobe
Every lady needs a black purse! So I so badly needed a black purse and I found just that! JUST FAB was having a $14.95 clothing sale and they also added a couple purses to the sale! I found this beautiful black leather wipe off tote. This bag is deep and comes with a full cross zipper and even a body strap to turn it into a satchel. It also comes with gold detailing on each corner allowing the purse to stand upright. I love when purses don’t slouch over its almost as if the purse has feet on it.
Black/Brown
$19.95
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Wardrobe
I caught these Blazers on sale for $14.95 each marked down form $44.95 each. With that being said I couldn’t resist and had to get this blazer in both colors. These are great transitioning pieces from fall to winter. They are rayon material with a faux sueded inside lining. It had a asymmetrical look that draws over the chest and comes to a point my your waist. This is a great jacket for work or even with a pair of jeans!
Black/Tan
$44.95 (Purchased for $14.95 each)
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Thats all Divas! I hope you have enjoyed this JUST FAB HAUL!
 
Happy Shopping!!!