Love that scarf!

Love that scarf!
Love that scarf! by thebargainista featuring long sleeve tops

Long sleeve top
maurices.com

Wallis indigo jeans
wallisfashion.com

Dorothy Perkins mid heel boots
dorothyperkins.com

Stella dot jewelry
stelladot.com

Amrita singh jewelry
amritasingh.com

Oasis leopard print scarve
$32 – houseoffraser.co.uk

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I Received the Reality Blog Award!

This is a new blog award and my heartfelt thanks goes to Shiroknowes for nominating my blog!

A few questions to address:

-If you could change something what would you change?  I would make it very inexpensive to travel around the world.

-If you could relive one day, when would it be?  The day I got a major sunburn on my first trip to Mexico.  I’d make sure to cover myself head to toe in sunscreen!

-What’s one thing that really scares you?  Bees!

-What’s one dream you haven’t completed yet and do you think you will be able to complete it?  I want to travel around the world and I hope to be able to complete it!

-If you could be someone else for a day, who would you be?  I think it would be interesting to be Kate Middleton for a day.

I nominate the following bloggers for this award:

WithLoveShmon

City Girl Vibe

Makeup and Fashion Love

A BIG, BIG THANK YOU to everyone that reads this blog!  I appreciate you SO much!

Trend Alert: Leather

There is definitely something sexy about a girl with an attitude and a pair of leather pants.” -Eliza Dushku

“People are more violently opposed to fur than leather because it’s safer to harass rich women than motorcycle gangs.” -Alexei Sayle

Leather is a wardrobe essential.  It’s a classic piece that never goes out of style.  Remember, there’s plenty of synthetic fabrics that simulate leather if you don’t like to wear anything made from animals.  I don’t like to wear genuine fur but I LOVE synthetic fur!  Synthetic leather is also much less expensive!

This season, leather is BIG and BOLD.  Head to toe leather is what’s currently trending.  That’s a little too much leather for me but I still love the trend.  Here are some ways you can add leather fashionably and inexpensively into your wardrobe.  Feel free to wear all the leather you want but remember that just one key piece can make a huge impact.  And don’t forget the attitude!  Attitude is everything!

Zara studded leather gloves-$40

Steve Madden leather flat-$50

Faux leather jacket-$40

Belted faux leather jacket-$35 (LOVE the color on this!)

Faux leather skirt-$43

Stud trim faux leather skirt-$43

Faux leather pencil skirt-$34

Faux leather peplum top-$49

Faux leather pants-$30

Faux leather leggings-$36

Wardrobe Essentials: Scarves

What are the classic items that you can add to your wardrobe that will never go out of style?  What are timeless pieces that add style and class after fashion fades?  That’s right…it’s time to talk about another essential piece you should add to your wardrobe.  A scarf.

I just love scarves but I’m guilty of not incorporating them enough into my wardrobe.  I see people wearing scarves and they look amazing but for some reason, I always forget about adding a scarf when I put together an outfit.  Does anybody else have that problem?  I’m definitely going to work harder on working scarves into my outfits.  Scarves are a classic piece that you can always count on to look great over the years.  I’ve used them around my neck, in my hair, to accent jewelry, tied on purses and as belts.  The only limit is your own creativity…and if you lack that you can always look on the internet for ideas!

If you need some inspiration on scarves that you can add into your wardrobe, you’ve come to the right place!  Here are some fabulous scarves at even more fabulous prices!  Enjoy!

Polka dot scarf-$19

Multi color scarf-$19

Baroque print scarf-$20

Geo fringe scarf-$10

Waterfall infinity scarf-$10

Waffle knit scarf-$15

Striped infinity scarf-$26

Coach scarf-$38

Zara plaid scarf-$50

Fabulous Friday!

Zara is a fabulous store full of amazing fashions for men, women and children.  They have very reasonable prices, especially on their sale items!  Zara is owned by a Spanish company but their stores can be found around the world.  They’re in the neighborhood of around 70 countries-so most likely you have a Zara store somewhere near you.  If there’s not a store near you, you can always shop online!  If you haven’t seen what Zara has to offer, I encourage you to check them out!  You’ll look fabulous and everyone will think you spent a fortune!

Here are some of the top deals I found from Zara:

Zara chain and stone necklace-$30

Zara chain necklace-$20

Zara skinny jeans-$36

Zara denim jeggings-$30

Zara lace sweater-$40

Zara peplum cardigan-$17

Zara ankle strap heel-$50

Zara metallic flat-$30

Zara platform pumps-$26

Which item is your favorite?

Top Ten for $20

I’ve been enjoying the weather lately-80’s during the day and 70’s in the evening.  I was hoping to be able to grill outside this weekend but the weather is supposed to turn cold and yucky.  I’ll just have to adjust my plans to a weekend inside under a cozy blanket with some hot chocolate and a good movie!  Let me know if you’ve got a great Halloween costume you’ll be wearing!

Today is all about jewelry.  I found a ton of great deals on jewelry for you so I just made it an all jewelry day.  If you’re in need of some accessories or in need of some great gift ideas, here you go!  Just click on the pictures for more details.  Happy Thursday to all you fabulous people out there!

Filigree ring-$19

Pearl ring-$9

Coral and rhinestone ring-$13

Rhinestone cutout ring-$6

Turquoise necklace-$16

Layered pearl necklace-$13

Peacock necklace-$15

Chunky bead necklace-$13

Gold leaf earrings-$10

Lace flower earrings-$7

Bring on the Boots!

Bring on the Boots!
Bring on the Boots! by thebargainista featuring suede booties

Wallis gold top
wallisfashion.com

Flare jeans
papayaclothing.com

H&M suede booties
$48 – hm.com

Mango round ring
mango.com

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