Stripes

I have a hard time saying no to anything striped.  Particularly striped dresses this time of year.  So when I spotted this cute little number at Nordstrom, I knew it would not only be the perfect thing to wear on the 4th, but that it would also be a comfy basic to keep on rotation in my closet this summer.  And at only $38, who could resist?

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Dress: Nordstrom (only $38 and comes in a bunch of colors!) | Necklace: BaubleBar | Bracelet: Alex and Ani | Sunnies: Ray-ban | Bag: Rebecca Minkoff | Booties: Dolce Vita

Happy Friday!  Wishing you all a wonderful weekend.

xoxo,

Abby

 

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Pink Pop

There is nothing I feel more comfortable in than a basic tee, a cute moto jacket, destroyed skinnies, and a fun pair of pumps.  I guess you could say it’s my uniform, and definitely my go-to ensemble when I don’t know what to wear (which happens way more often than you might think!).  And while I normally gravitate towards 7 for all mankind as my denim of choice, these Citizens have quickly become my current favorites!  They have the perfect amount of distressing AND they are super comfortable.  Plus, you can score them on sale here!
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Jacket: Express (old), LOVE this, similar | T-Shirt: PINK (best t’s ever!) | Skinnies: Citizens of Humanity, also love these (which are under $100!) | Necklace: Stella & Dot | Sunnies: Ray-Ban | Bag: Clare Vivier (sold out), OBSESSED with this one | Pumps: Jessica Simpson

Hope you all had a wonderful Easter weekend!  Thanks so much for stopping by!

Juxtaposition

I didn’t think about it when I put this outfit together, but when I was editing these photos, I noticed the juxtaposition that I created-floral shoes and a beanie paired together in the same look! Ha! But for some reason, I think it works.  Maybe it’s the part of me that’s longing for warmer weather, or maybe it’s the color combo of mint and pale pink that I can’t seem to stop wearing lately.  But either way, I want to know, would you pair your spring items with your winter items this time of year?

And don’t forget, today is the LAST day to enter the giveaway with Moose and Nigel.  The necklace I am wearing in this post is yet another one of Megan’s beautiful creations!  Details below…

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Jacket: Forever21 (sold out), similar, similar, LOVE this and this | Silky Tee: Express (my FAVE!) | Skinnies: Paige | Beanie: Free People (on sale!!) | Necklace: Moose and Nigel c/o | Ring: Kendra Scott | Sunnies: Ray-ban | Bag: Tory Burch | Pumps: BCBG

As promised, don’t miss out on your chance to win a GORGEOUS necklace (like the one I’m wearing!) from Moose and Nigel!  CLICK HERE to enter.  Giveaway ends tonight at 10pm MST and winner will be announced tomorrow.

And don’t forget, enter code: ALLDOLLEDUP10 at checkout for 10% off your order!  Not only is Megan’s jewelry amazing, but it’s super affordable too!  Be sure to check out her shop!

Hope you all had a fantastic weekend!

 

Winter Pastels

I am loving the pastel trend this winter.  To me, there is just something so soft and beautiful about wearing colors like lilac during the crisp, white, winter months.  And not only are pastels an unexpected (and fun!) choice right now, but they are a nice transition from the bold holiday colors of red and green (not that you can’t still wear those colors now too!!)…

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 Lilac Top: JCrew (sold out online-check in store), similar, JCrew Factory version| Faux Fur Vest: Macy’s (sold out), LOVE this one, similar | Skinnies: 7 for all mankind | Necklace: Raven + Lily | Rings: Suz Somersall | Sunnies: Ray-Ban | Bag: Coach (sold out), similar, obsessed with this one | Pumps: INC (SO sparkly and comfy-I’m obsessed!)

Can you believe the holiday season has come and gone and it’s January again already?  To be honest, I’m kind of nursing the post holiday blues.  And the fact that it’s Monday certainly doesn’t help matters, does it?

But regardless, cheers to the new year and all of the new adventures it holds!  And don’t forget to CLICK HERE to enter for your chance to win a $50 gift card to Bohme Boutique!  Winner will be announced on Friday!

Girl About Town

My hubby races bikes every Saturday in the Fall.  And after his race, we usually like to find a new place somewhere in the city to either grab a beer or a coffee and a treat to celebrate.  It’s nothing too big or significant, but one of my favorite weekend traditions none-the-less.  And because our Saturday’s are so laid back, my outfits tend follow suit and are generally some variation of the below.  Jeans, puffy vest, booties, repeat…

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Tee: H&M (can’t find it online, but check in store!), also loving this and this | Vest: JCrew (my new fave and it’s on sale!) | Skinnies: American Eagle Denim X (obsessed) | Necklace: Tiffany | Sunnies: Target (old), similar | Bag: Marc Jacobs | Booties: Lucky Brand (last year) this year’s versionsimilarsimilar

Hope you are all having a wonderful week.  Thank you SO much for stopping by!

 

Repeat

Ok guys, I have a confession to make.  A lot of times when it comes to fashion, I can be rather boring.  When I find an outfit combo that works, I often times just continue to repeat it, or slight variations of it (over and over).  Take today’s post for example.  I love the way this dress looks back to denim and a pop of neon, and if you remember this post, then today’s outfit might look awfully familiar to you.  In all honesty though, I think it’s smart to remix your wardrobe-particularly if you are on a clothing budget or don’t love to shop.  And dresses are a great starting piece that are easy to wear over and over in lots of different variations across multiple seasons…

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Dress: Francesca’s (old), similar, similar, similar | Vest: Macy’s (old), similar, similar | Necklaces: The Brass Monkey (local boutique), love this one, House of Harlow | Bag: Steve Madden (old), similarsimilar | Sunnies: Target (old), similar | Wedges: Macy’s (LOVE them and they’re on sale for under $40!)

Happy Tuesday, y’all!  Thanks so much for stopping by!

 

Happy Spring!

In honor of the first day of Spring yesterday, it seemed fitting to break out my favorite floral wedges and a little hot pink.  And while the weather here was so perfect and exactly as the first day of spring should be, I can’t help but find myself wishing for summer.  Is that crazy?  Or is there anyone else out there that feels the same way?

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Sweater: Gap (sold out), similar, similar | Tank: JCrew (old) | Jeans: Joe’s Jeans | Earrings: H&M (old), similarsimilar, similar | Watch: Micael Kors via Nordstrom Rack, similar | Bag: Rebecca Minkoff | Pumps: Steve Madden (old), similar, LOVE these and these

Thank you so much for stopping by the blog today.  I appreciate each and every one of you so much! Wishing you and yours a very happy and fun-filled weekend!

And if you haven’t entered the Touchstone Crystal giveaway, CLICK HERE for your chance to win one of 2 $25 gift cards!!

Happy weekend!

My BF

I love boyfriend jeans.  They are so comfy, and casual, but also look fantastic dressed up back to heels and a cute top.  In fact, I think it’s one of the spring trends that everyone should invest in.  But be forewarned, it might take some trying on to find the perfect pair that work for your body type.  In fact, it took me quite a while to find a pair that were both flattering and comfy-but they were definitely well worth the effort!

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Jacket: Macy’s, similar, similar, similar | Button Down: Gap | Jeans: Gap, other options here, here, and here | Clutch: Clare Vivier, similar, similar | Watch: Michael Kors via Nordstrom Rack, similar | Pumps: Jessica Simpson (on sale for under $35!)

Besides boyfriend jeans, I also can’t seem to get enough these nude pumps.  They are a fantastic staple piece for any closet and go with just about anything.  So get ready, because you will probably be seeing them on the blog a lot.

Hope you are all having a good week!

Boom Goes The Dynamite

I love this sweatshirt.  In fact, it was the only piece I ended up buying (well, keeping) from the 3.1 Phillip Lim and Target collaboration this past Fall.  I love how playful and fun it is and I especially love that current fashion has made it perfectly acceptable to wear a good old sweatshirt back to boyfriend jeans, red lipstick, and high heels.

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Sweatshirt: 3.1 Phillip Lim for Target (sold out), similar, similar | Jeans: Rich and Skinny (old), loving these and these | Statement Ring: Macy’s | Watch: Michael Kors | Sunnies: Target (old), similar, similar | Pumps: Nine West, obsessed with these

Lips: Urban Decay Revolution in 69

I hope that you all had a wonderful weekend!  If you follow me on Instagram (alldolledupblog if you don’t), then you know ours was spent enjoying the incredible Utah back country.   We are so lucky to live in such a beautiful place and so blessed to be able to enjoy it to the fullest.  Now if only the weekends would last a little longer…

Happy Monday!

Casual Friday

Blogging is a very interesting world to be a part of.  In fact, all of social media for that matter.  We have the option to share with the world only what we want them to see-often times making our lives seem a little (or a lot) more perfect and glamorous than they really maybe are.  Truth be told, I have a very demanding full-time job and so when I take photos for this blog, half the time I’m throwing something together as my husband is running out the door for work and we snap off a few rushed photos with our neighbors looking on (surely thinking we’re crazy).  It’s not a fancy affair by any means (one of these days I’ll have to do an outfit outtake post so you guys can see just how awkward I really am in front of the camera).  And while I try my best to give you guys a variety of outfit ideas from week to week, in my real, day-to-day life, I am pretty casual.  And on the weekends, you can be sure that I am usually rocking some variation of the below ensemble…

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Vest: Old Navy (old), this year’s version, similar | Jacket: Gap Fit (just as nice a lululemon for 1/2 the price!) | Camo Tee: Blossom Boutique (sold out), similar, similar | Jeans: 7 for All Mankind | Sunnies: Target (old), similar, the real deal | Beanie: Dakine | Rain Boots: Hunter

Happy, happy Friday to all of you!  My hubby is a away at a bachelor party and one of my best girlfriends is coming to the SLC to spend the weekend with me.  I can’t even begin to tell you how excited I am for a girl’s weekend!  Not to mention the fact that the Sundance Film Festival kicks off this weekend!  Be sure to follow along on Instagram to keep up with all of the adventures!

Happy weekend, dolls!