Wednesday, May 17, 2017

J.Crew Summer Arrivals

The newest summer collection is out from J.Crew, and I couldn't help but share! The pieces are so cute and cover a wide variety of styles and colors! They added, even more, swim wear and new balance workout pieces that I am sure to be buying soon. With the new arrivals of these, I shared down bellow a few of my all time favorites along with the links!



Saturday, May 13, 2017

Simply Saturday V.29

This week was incredibly calm, yet a lot of preparation was done for next week. We had our last round of AP testing at school, so everyone was very drained for most of the week, to say the least. But next week we will go back to our regular school schedule, so I have tried my hardest to get my assignments and test made up. It did come with a lot of downtime opportunities for me to work on my blog posts from this week and to pick up some extra shifts which are always good!

I’ve been working on some really great collaborations and giveaways that are soon to come so, please stay tuned! Also, let me know if there are any specific blog posts you would like to see.


FAVORITE LINKS

    Emily Ley Covers || They're here, they're here! Emily Ley has been hinting for the past couple of months at which new designs they are coming out with, and I was so happy to see all of them! I can’t even begin to choose which one to purchase, but luckily this year she added a planner quiz feature to see which one would fit best!

     Tuckernuck Raincoat Sale || I have been on the hunt for a great raincoat to take to Charleston and have been doing tons of research. I heard that these Barbour jackets are simply amazing quality for rain. Luckily on the Tuckernuck website in this favorite yellow and red color. I think I'm leaning more towards the red, but also can’t resist the eye-catching yellow!

     Microsoft To-Do App || Usually I don’t talk about apps and much technology on here, but I had to share. My dear friend Abby told me about the Microsoft To-Do app and how amazing it was that I had to give it a try. It’s simplicity and design is so good, and it’s super easy to use. Not to mention the syncing feature is a lifesaver when working between devices and doing things on the go.
    

ON THE BLOG

Ballet Flats

Friday, May 12, 2017

Ballet Flats

Flats are an absolute staple in my closet. They can add so much flair and color to any outfit instantly and can be paired with almost every type of clothing article. At work, I usually opt for a ballet flat or loafer since its more comfort to my feet yet still giving a cute element. Lately, I have been looking for some more flats to add to my collection and found some adorable ones while doing so. I shared my top six down bellow with links of my favorites!



Do you wear flats often? What are your go-to shoes?



Thursday, May 11, 2017

Why I Love My Personalized Shampoo & Conditioner

Dealing with my stubborn hair is something I absolutely dread in the morning. Frizziness is my absolute nightmare and something that I try so hard to control with various different products but end up not working. In the past, I have done different treatments and shampoos that are supposed to help reduce it but never actually worked. One day I saw an ad for Function of Beauty and I was automatically hooked. The idea of Function of Beauty is that you take a hair quiz to fit your hair’s “personality” so that it’s customized to your personal needs. I ended up trying out both their shampoo and conditioner and can’t help but not promoting it!


Washing Suggestion | I always have been curious on how much and often I should be washing my hair to make it better. Beforehand I was doing every other day and didn’t necessarily love the results it had. When I received my first order, they insert a little information packet regarding what your product consists of. They also evaluate what you picked inside for your product and tell you how many times they suggest to wash your hair for long, medium and short hair. They suggested for me five to four times a week (which initially I thought was a lot), but I ended up trying it out. Within just two weeks of using it, I saw an immediate response with my hair and the frizziness going down. And now with using it for more than two months, my hair frizziness is much more tamed than I have ever seen it.


Dye-Free & Fragrance-Free Options | I know a lot of my friends were very skeptical when I talked about the concept of this company. Some of them really wanted to try it out, but many of them are allergic to certain ingredients in the dye’s and have to be cautious. I love that Function of Beauty took that extra step and added those options for customers. You have both options to choose from at the end of your quiz and is something that they take very seriously.

Hair Goals | This has to by far be my favorite thing about this product. Not only do they ask you what type of hair you have now, but they ask you what you want to fix your hair! I love that they offer this and actually have the goals work. Like I said before I picked frizziness control as one of mine and I can already see a large difference. I also picked curl definition and split-ends fix and notice an improving stance from those too!

If you ever were curious to try Function of Beauty, I would highly suggest going for it! If you do end up trying it, click the link here to get $5 off your order!
 

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