Sporty Summer Look With AMI Clubwear

Hello world!

I just got back from Cancun, but obviously I’m still in vacation mode. I have explored Mexico quite a bit, but this was my first time visiting the East coastline. You can get a glimpse of some of my adventures on Instagram.

Whether you are planning to go on an exotic beach getaway, rocking at a music festival in the desert or simply heading to a quick staycation, you need the 411 on swimwear. Here I opted for a sporty look featuring this AMI Clubwear two piece bikini. The tribal print and the colors are super fun, especially once you get a nice tan going (not like my sunburn in the photos – #fail!). The double straps on the top are adjustable, so you can wear it as loose or tight as you wish. What I love the most about this swim piece is that you can simply pair it with shorts, a couple classic accessories and you are ready to hit the pool party!

For those of you who prefer a more feminine and sophisticated look, opt for a kimono or similar sheer cover-up. You might also like my beach glam look featuring a one-piece swimsuit from AMI Clubwear. If you can’t decide which one you love more, you can get both for less than $50! Better yet, you can use code SWIM60 for 60% off currently on the website.

Vamos a la playa!

 

Bikini: AMI Clubwear; Shorts: Guess Jeans; Kimono: American Eagle Outfitters; Sandals: Zappos.com

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Beach Glam With AMI Clubwear

Spring break is almost here, and I sure am looking forward to our Cancun vacay! I have been to Mexico several times, but it will be a first to this destination. I am excited to go somewhere warm and relax on the beach for days.

Regardless of your vacation destination, you will want to pack some fun pieces in your suitcase. I have been looking for the perfect swimsuit for a while, and finally found it! Being a mom, I rely a lot on the one-piece styles, but I still want to look cute. I have been obsessed with the tropical floral prints this year, and this AMI Clubwear swimsuit is just gorgeous! The best part is you can get it here for only $25. Now, that’s a steal!

The fit is very elegant, and paired with this long duster creates a nice silhouette. If you’re looking for a more stylish and glam look, this is a great option.

If you are into the sporty and casual look, stay tuned… I will be featuring another option for those of you. However, rocking both looks depending on your mood is the way to go!

Have a great weekend. ❤

Swimsuit: AMI Clubwear; Hat: Marshalls (similar here); Duster: Zara (old)

*Thanks AMI Clubwear for partnering with me on this post!

Chinese Flare And a Pop of Color

Hello world!

I know it’s been a while since my last blog post, but I hope you really enjoy this one.

If you follow my posts regularly, you have probably noticed that I’m all about the right accessories. Most of my outfits are really not that special, but it’s the styling that complements them. I got these Chinese earrings as a gift, and I think they make the perfect statement jewelry piece while adding a pop of color. I am also obsessed with shoes, especially heels! I scored this L.A.M.B. pair on Ebay a couple years ago for around $30. If you are a L.A.M.B. fan, you realize this is a total steal! I know they may look painful but I must say that these and another L.A.M.B. heels are the most comfortable ones I’ve ever worn. Now that doesn’t mean I would pay full price for them. 🙂

Finally, this Mango chain leather bag is on sale here. The velvet slip-on dress is also on sale on Mango here.

What is the most important accessory in your closet that you love wearing over and over?

Dress: Mango; Turtleneck: H&M; Booties: L.A.M.B.; Clutch: Mango

Styling a Bomber Jacket

It’s only February and it’s already looking like spring in Las Vegas! I’m ready to celebrate warmer weather with thinner fabrics, brighter colors and better yet – floral prints.

To be honest I haven’t been a huge fan of the bomber jacket trend. It is quite bulky, which isn’t very flattering especially if you’re short like me. However, the silky fabric and floral embroidery of this jacket I recently found on Gilt got me! Not to mention the 40% extra I got on it, and that’s after sale. I couldn’t pass it up after all.

Silk looks great with velvet, so I hope to pair this jacket with velvet dresses or pants. For s more casual look, I would opt for a pair of white skinny jeans or a flared denim.

How do you like to wear a bomber jacket?

Embroidered Bomber Jacket: Renvy x Gilt; Bodycon Dress: Forever 21 – old (similar here, here); Velvet Booties: Zara Mexico; Sunnies: Blenders Eyewear; Watch: Marc Jacobs x Nordstrom

Folk Motives and Embroidery Trends

My husband made me do it! Yes, he not only takes pride in taking my photos, but he picked this shirt for me.

I already talked about embroidery trends here, but there is something different about this top. The folk element of the embroidery along with the A-line cut make it that one-of-a-kind piece you need in your closet. Brace yourselves with the Zara Winter Sale currently going on, you can score this shirt for less than $40 here. Styled simply with a pair of jeans or a legging, you don’t even need any special accessories. I love the pairing with these Steve Madden OTK boots (I got last year on Zappos.com), but a pair of clean stilettos will make the look even more elegant.

Happy Holidays! xoxo, ❤

Embroidered Shirt: Zara; Denim: Stradivarius; OTK Boots: Zappos x Steve Madden 

Fall Beauty Trends From Neiman Marcus

Fall is here, and so are new beauty trends! Neiman Marcus at the Fashion Show, Las Vegas hosted a blogger brunch yesterday to give us a sneak peek of all the hottest beauty products for the season. I was fortunate to get my hands on brands like Kevyn Aucoin, Tom Ford, Creed, Fresh and Jo Malone. From unisex scents to sultry makeup and anything in between, there is lots to love from Neiman Marcus Beauty.

Here are some of my favorite beauty buys I’m putting on my wishlist:

  • Kevyn Aucoin
    • The Bloodroses Palette – this is a limited edition eyeshadow set available here
    • Matte Lip Color in Bloodroses to match your eyeshadow, available here
    • Guardian Angel Cream Highlighter available here and can be used as a primer
  • Jo Malone
    • Basil & Neroli Body Cream available here
  • Tom Ford
    • Velvet Orchid Solid Perfume available here
    • Lip Contour Duo available here in eight beautiful shades

Special thanks to Christie Moeller from ICanStyleU.com.

Chic All Week With Vinylux Nail Polish

Las Vegas Fashion Week and a pop-up nail studio sounds like a great night out, doesn’t it! Recently I was introduced to CND Vinylux Weekly Polish, a long-lasting nail polish that will help you stay #chicallweek. CND Vinylux delivers 7-day chip-resistant wear and brilliant shine. It is a fast-drying polish – all you need is to apply it twice. My favorite part is that you don’t even need to apply a base coat, which makes for a quick and easy manicure. Available at multiple ULTA Beauty locations and online at ulta.com. You can choose from more than 110 fashion-forward shades and reinvent yourself weekly!

Here comes the best part – CND Vinylux and ULTA Beauty is giving you a chance to win a trip to New York Fashion Week in February 2017. All you need to do is snap a photo featuring your favorite CND Vinylux shade, share on Instagram or Twitter using #vinyluxultasweeps and enter the sweepstakes here.

*Disclaimer: This post has been sponsored by CND Vinylux.