A few of my favorite things

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| blouse (others: 1, 2, 3) | skirt | boots | bag |

I’ve worn this blouse about 17 times since I got it… And that was last month. You can probably see why I like it so much. It’s different! The combination of many textures and patterns make this blouse a standout piece. I’m constantly on the hunt for something that not everyone has. Something with great detail. And I found it! See the different color ways linked above.

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School Girl

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| blouse | jacket | plaid skirt: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 | boots |

Are you getting Serena van der Woodsen vibes? I’m definitely feeling a bit like a school girl. These pieces aren’t new, but I’ve styled them in a new way. You probably have some exciting outfit combinations just waiting to be discovered in your own closet. I encourage you to get creative, and see what you can put together!

I’m working on a hostess gift guide for this week’s Friday Finds. After Christmas, I’ll begin posting consignment finds once again.

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Mad for Plaid

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| dress | jacket (2) | boots (2) | scarf | bracelets: 1, 2, 3 |

Happy Monday!! I hope you all had a great weekend. My roommates and I spent the weekend packing up our apartment in anticipation of our move this week. “Moving is fun!” said no one ever. I can’t wait to be unpacked and settled in our new place this coming week.

Now onto more exciting things: my outfit. I love a mini dress and over-the-knee boot combination. It’s a classic fall go-to that can be recreated many different ways. I picked up this plaid dress at Zara while in Chicago visiting my brother. This leather jacket is a vintage piece from my mom’s closet that I snagged while home a few weeks ago. She doesn’t wear it anymore, so now I get to! I received these suede boots last year for Christmas and what a staple they are. Wear them with jeans, tights and dresses or skirts – basically your entire winter wardrobe. I linked the exact pair plus a budget friendly option.

I hope y’all have a great week. Let me know if there is anything you would like for me to post about!

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Gray Days

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| dress (2) (3) (4) | boots | sunglasses |

I brightened a gray day with a pink backdrop.

I hope your week is going well! Work is busy for me which is a good thing, so I’ve been slacking off a little on Sanford Standard. Instead of getting in bed and writing a post, I’m emailing customers. I took a break last night to watch the Bachelor, and my, oh, my the drama continues. Do you have a favorite potential wife for Arie?

 

Top Sandals for Spring and Summer

I have chosen my top 10 favorite sandals for spring and summer varying in price. Order them now so you can have them in time for spring break! ShopBop is having a “Buy More, Save More” sale and most of these sandals you can find on their website. Get to shopping!

 

1.Steve Madden Irenee                       2.Dolce Vita Pacer Sandals

3.Tibi Mela Mules                       4.Sam Edelman Tie Ankle Wrap Sandal

5.Loeffler Randall Suze                       6.Stuart Weitzman Corbata

7.Sigerson Morrison Audora Wedge                       8.No. 6 Clog

9.Rag & Bone Wyatt                       10.Ancient Greek Agapi