cream of the crop
carly's favorite finds
spring solids & stripes
It's finally time for color, fun, and flirty outfits! From sweet makeup options to sultry dresses for daytime (and nighttime), here are a few of my faves.
on the list: festival sunnies, the perfect wedding guest dress, flushy blush, rose gold watch, a perfectly pretty necklace, boy shorts worth wearing, the cutest stripey tee, a popping eye palette, pouty lipgloss, a pina weekender, an off-the-shoulder dress, a postal purse, mod earrings & necklace set, and pom pom wedges.
treat yourself to a sweet winter wardrobe that honors metallics and soft femininity. don't forget to surround yourself with other luxuries like new bedding & sheets, sweet lip tints, And heartwarming scents for home.
on the list: A sweater that makes you say "hmm," black ripped jeans, a no fuss hat, cutie patootie ear muffs, the cutest blouse you ever did see, a black skirt waiting for a wind machine, a sexy bralet, shoes that go with every outfit, the perfect party skirt, a pillowy pillow, fort-worthy sheets, a peachy keen duvet, tahitian scents, and a makeup palette that will last you many a winter season.
make it rain
Just because the weather sucks doesn't mean your outfit has to! Here are a few items that will make you look just as slick and sleek as the rain falling down. #puddletime
on the list: a perfectly adorable umbrella, a raincoat fit for a sailor, a waterproof bag, a bomber jacket that's actually appropriate for an adults, yet another pom pom hat, adorable coral colored booties, a pleated trench that will always be on trend.
HOT TO TROT
You guys, it's officially time to get basted. Grab your favorite elastic pants (well, you should really buy these adorable faux leather Spanx) and get ready to grub. Here's one of my favorite looks for Thanksgiving dinner with friends, family, and those people you want to flirt with.
ON THE LIST: A COZY SWEATER DRESS, A WRAP AROUND YOU SCARF, SOME "I CAN FINISH MY PLATE" FAUX LEATHER LEGGINGS, A WARM YET LIGHTWEIGHT WOOL COAT, A FUN PUMPKIN-COLORED POM POM HAT, THE PERFECT LBB (LITTLE BLACK BOOTIES), A RICH BRIGHT BLUSH, A SUBTLE YET EYE CATCHING NAIL POLISH.
i'm still with her
whether you voted for hillary clinton or not, you have to respect her kick-ass pantsuit style. here are two-pieces, blazers, and jumpsuits that give a new meaning to the term "power suit." #imstillwithher
on the list: A fun floral extravaganza, a black jumpsuit that slays, a perfectly nice gray blazer, a casual army green getup, a preppy gingham blaze, a night out jumper, a crushed velvet delight, hot pink hot pants, a sultry crushed velvet blazer a la LC, a "don't f with me" navy blazer.
Sweater weather just got more exciting. (And yes, 14 year olds are wandering the streets wearing chokers because they never saw the tv show blossom)
Hate to say it, but they're back.
On the list: a simple sweater, kick ass denim jacket, fun pom pom hat, tie me up bracelet, strut-what-you-got booties, the dreaded choker, "wish i were a hippie" long printed dress, dainty yet I-have-a-job cross body bag, wrap-it-25-ways blanket scarf, Elvira-inspired lip gloss.
Stand out from the holiday pack with these winning looks. Basically, if you run into your ex at the party, you'll win.
on the list: A forest green off-the-shoulder dress, Here-I-am sequin dress, mad men-inspired drop earrings, ladylike stacking rings, sparkly & winkable eyeliner, fancy highlighter, bright red heels that are better than dorothy's, a sexy #LBD, a bracelet you could probably hurt someone with, a black heel that has more flair than your #lbd, a wrap around necklace that glistens.
GET EVERYTHING YOUR FACE WILL LOVE! BECAUSE IF YOU HAVE TO GO OUTSIDE AND ACTUALLY SEE PEOPLE, YOU MIGHT AS WELL TRY A LITTLE BIT.
ON THE LIST: THE PERFECTLY PINK BLUSH, MASCARA THAT MAKES YOU LOOK LIKE TAMMY FAYE BAKKER (BUT IN A GOOD WAY), THE ALL ENCOMPASSING EYESHADOW PALETTE, TOUCH UP POWDER FOR WHEN YOU'RE SCHVITZING, THE BEST FOUNDATION, GIRLY LIPSTICK, PRIMER TO MAKE YOUR FACE BABY SMOOTH, UNDER EYE CONCEALER B/C DUH, HIGHLIGHTER THAT'S BETTER THAN KIM K'S, A SPONGE APPLICATOR (FOR THE FACE NOT THE HOO-HA)