5 Minimalist Sale Finds From Mall Stores, All Under $55

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 • Permalink • 

Modern, minimalist looks tend to come with maximalist price tags. But, if you keep an eye out, you can find bargain-priced minimalist looks in unconventional places. Like mall stores. Really. Here are the best minimalist sale finds currently available in run of the mill mall stores…

This modern take on the classic white shirt looks more like it should be on sale at SSENSE than Banana Republic. And, unbelievably, it’s machine washable.

Banana Republic Easy Care One-Shoulder Top


→ Buy the Banana Republic Easy Care One-Shoulder Top, $78.00 $55.00, at bananarepublic.com.


Loving This Week: New Gucci + That Fetish Lip Gloss

Monday, July 17, 2017 • Permalink • 

Gucci Clutch - Marc Jacobs Beauty Gloss - Black Crane Dress - Citizens of Humanity Jeans - 3.1 Phillip Lim Shoes

Have you seen the new bee-themed Gucci gear flooding the stores? It’s so expensive, but so gorgeous. Elsewhere in the shopping universe, two-toned jeans are a thing now. And, I think I kind of like them.

Check out all of my favorite shopping finds for the week…

1. Gucci Queen Margaret Matelasse Leather Clutch, $2,390.00
This bejeweled bee motif is both brand new to Gucci and somehow instantly iconic. Only Gucci could pull that off.

The 7 Best Things On Sale At Sephora Right Now

Saturday, July 15, 2017 • Permalink • 

It is a truth universally acknowledged that prestige-brand beauty products very rarely go on sale. It’s a treat to find lines like Marc Jacobs Beauty and Bobbi Brown marked down. Plus, so many steals from the Sephora Collection line. Here’s the best of what’s on sale at Sephora right now…

Inspired by those social media photo filters we all love so much, this eyeshadow collection includes 10 shades selected around a specific filter. I’m partial to the Sunbleached Palette pictured here. An Overcast Palette and Vintage Palette are also available, all at this sale price.

Sephora Collection Colorful Eyeshadow Filter Palette in Sunbleached


→ Buy the Sephora Collection Colorful Eyeshadow Filter Palette, $28.00 $15.00, at sephora.com.


Loving This Week: A Safari Jacket Steal + A Flowing Saffron Top

Monday, July 10, 2017 • Permalink • 

Farrow Top - Hobo Crossbody - Ganni Jacket - IRO Tee Shirt - J Brand Jeans

The reality of the last week in Silicon Valley: boiling hot outdoors, and the coldest office ever. Can you relate? This week’s picks reflect my reality. Of note: two gorgeous going out tops that keep things breezy and a safari jacket for warming up in the office.

Check out all of my favorite shopping picks for the week…

1. Farrow Marjorie Top, $58.00
This pretty, flowing saffron-colored top feel just right for a summer night out. It’s 100% glamorous, but with built-in air conditioning.

The 5 Best Things On Sale This Weekend

Friday, July 07, 2017 • Permalink • 

Think that since the 4th of July is over, the sales are over too? Think again. There are plenty of excellent sales going on this weekend including the last few days of the amazing Steven Alan Sample Sale, plus deep discounts over at Anthropologie and new sale items added at Saks and Lord & Taylor. Here’s the best of what’s available on sale this weekend…

Because a modern black maxi dress will always look fresh, even on the hottest summer days.

A.L.C. Hudson Smocked Maxi Dress


→ Buy the A.L.C. Hudson Smocked Maxi Dress, $235.00 $70.50, at saks.com.