It's no secret that Ulla Johnson is my favorite designer and her bettine sweater with pom pom details and puff sleeves has my name written all over it. Pair it with slim boyfriend jeans and some slides for a casual and comfortable look. Sadly, this sweater sold out quickly.
Get the same look for less (but with longer sleeves) with this pom pom sweater.
LoveShackFancy has mastered the art of laid-back dressing with its feminine and boho vibe. Channel the same whimsical spirit with this plaid dress or this ruffle sweater. Once you've entered this enchanted world filled with vintage vibes, be sure to invest in a LoveShackFancy piece like this floral maxi or this gorgeous white dress (on sale!) that you'll want to wear every summer.
On the hunt for this Ganni Julliard sweater? This Copenhagen-based brand seems to sell out of this sweater every season in almost every color it offers. It's definitely a blogger favorite. The ivory in particular is beautiful and a great investment piece. Check out Madewell or Zara for two affordable options both under $100.
Summer's in full swing and what better way to embrace it than a tunic style dress from the latest "it" brand Figue. Known for their bold prints and fun shoes, Figure has a bohemian aesthetic that's perfect for your summer travels.This Figure Victoria dress has beautiful details throughout including the pom pom neckline, tassels and embroidery. It can easily be dressed up or down, making it the perfect dress for your next beach vacation.Zara has a similar dress here on sale for only $23. Originally priced at $70, this tunic style dress has similar bold sleeves with embroidery, a cinched waist and tassel detailing. And who can beat the price? Grab it now before it's gone.
Inspired by shopping bags, this Balenciaga Bazar Tote is a fun way to add a pop of color to your wardrobe. With several different color options, this bag gets its distinction from bright and bold stripes. It's large size makes it a perfect travel companion for your next summer getaway.Mango's striped tote is a great way to try this trend for only $100. It too has bright and bold stripes (albeit horizontal) and comes with a removable strap so you can wear it on your shoulder or crossbody.Check out some more color options below. What color is your favorite?
When Lauren Conrad wore this Ulla Johnson Ariane dress to her recent baby shower, I instantly fell in love with it. I love the print and the flow of the dress. Plus, it's reversible! It was the perfect dress for a hot day spent outside by the pool. Ulla Johnson continues to make the prettiest dresses in gorgeous prints and unique styles setting her style apart from the rest. Get the same reversible look with this dress by Boohoo available on ASOS for only $53. It too is a pretty blue and white stripe, which will be perfect for those hot summer days and nights.
A bold print, this Akris Anouk Geo striped bag is sure to turn heads. With it's cool overlapping black and white stripes and silver hardware, this bag definitely makes a statement. The removable strap makes it versatile too so it can be worn as either a shoulder bag or clutch.Zara has a similar bag with bolds stripes that can be worn as a crossbody or held by the top strap. With a price point of only $40, you can try out this trend without making a huge investment.
This Mara Hoffman lace up midi dress is lightweight and a classic cut that's perfect for summer. I love the lace up detailing and the loose skirt. So when I saw this similar dress at Zara for $50, I snatched it up. It's going to be perfect for hot weather with sandals or espadrilles. Plus, it has the same swingy shape and look, but for $300 less.
One of the hottest shoe trends among celebrities has been these Alexandre Birman Clarita sandals with the signature bow embellishment. The bow near the toes adds a beautiful feminine touch. I love that you can tie another bow around your ankle or tie a simple knot.Ann Taylor has a similar style for $138 that comes in a range of colors from a pinkish nude or bright red to cobalt blue or elegant black. They're a great way to try this trendy shoe without breaking the bank.
These Paul Andrew Rhea flats in pink are perfect for Valentine's Day. I love the silhouette and that they have the slightest heel to them, making them extra comfortable.Mango has a smiler pair here for $40. Their slingback ballerina comes in more of a fuchsia hue and looks equally as comfortable - but at a fraction of the cost. Zara also has a similar shoe in black here if you're looking for a more classic color.
Spring and summer may still be months away, but that doesn't mean you can't start dreaming or planning for a warm vacation. This Zimmermann romper is a warm weather staple. I love the sheer, flared sleeves and the overall cut. The price? Not so much.If you're a fan of this romper style like I am, check out Mango here for an affordable version with a punched up floral print. I love the dark floral print because it can easily be dressed up or down and the bright bursts of red would look good on any complexion.
I'm so excited to share my latest look for less with you! H&M was having a sale the other day and on a whim I purchased these suede loafers in both pink and brown for only $25 each. It wasn't until after they arrived, that I realized they're a great alternative to these gorgeous Mansur Gavriel loafers that retail for $425. They also have a soft heel so you can wear them as slip ons or loafers.H&M's sale is over, but you can still snatch these timeless loafers for $50.
I have to admit, I've been eyeing these leather Stuart Weitzman 5050 boots for awhile. I love that they have a flat heel and are fitted to your calf. Unfortunately, I am often scrape my shoes when walking so there's no way I would pay nearly $700 for a pair of boots that I know I'll likely ruin.When I saw these Zara boots, I quickly added them to my cart and checked out. During their recent sale, they were 30% off. They're leather and super comfortable. I was worried they'd be hard to put on and take off, but that's not the case at all. They're a great investment if you're looking for an alternative to a pair of Stuart Weitzman boots. And, I actually prefer the toe on the Zara boots better. They have a more feminine feel. Which one's your favorite?
I haven't been a huge fan of the bomber jacket trend, but this Frame Denim velvet bomber jacket in the color "spruce" changed my mind. The color is so rich and the style looks great paired with a skirt or dress for an evening out.Fortunately, Mango has a gorgeous emerald green velvet bomber to help you achieve the look for less. For $80, you can try this trend without having to make a huge investment. Check out some of my other favorites below for under $100.
I don't know what it is about living in L.A., but I definitely wear a lot more denim before moving here. This Frame Rowan Femme Chambray Shirt is on my wish list because of the feminine details including subtle pleats. The sleeves appear to have a blousy feel to them too. I definitely plan to look for this shirt during the next Frame sample sale.In the meantime, J.Crew has this gathered chambray shirt to get the same look. The best part? It's 30% off right now with code HOLIDAY.
Two top trends this fall are anything and everything Gucci and florals. You'll easily stand out in this beautiful Gucci floral dress with tiered ruffles.If you like this silhouette, check out this floral dress from Zara. It has tiered layers and is sheer at the shoulders. I love the print and think this would look great paired with a bold red lip and black booties. Another great floral option is this one from ASOS.
Ever since I saw this RedValentino Scallop Coat worn by Atlantic Pacific here, I've been obsessed with it. I love the scallop trim, feminine cut and gorgeous buttons. It's a feminine take on a military-inspired coat.So when I was in COS the other day, I was excited to see this navy scallop coat with a similar scallop trim. While it lacks the standout buttons and exact cut, it's a flattering a-line style and is made of wool and cashmere. The best part? It's $250! Now, if only the weather in Los Angeles would ever cool down. In the land of endless summer, it's hard to ever think about purchasing a new coat when you rarely wear it!
With a unique silhouette, embroidered details and perfectly placed tassels, this March11 Kilim Dress could be perfect for your next vacation. This style may not be for everyone and can look a little granny if not styled the right way. If you're interested in trying this trend, Zara has a navy version that looks great paired with combat boots. Can you see yourself wearing this trend?