Sharing my recent Amazon purchases below! Click the link under each image to shop!
Really excited to review these items and if they’re still available, I will link!
- Monogrammed Wallet – How absolutely fabulous is this?! I found this company on Etsy and want to order more items from them! They’re based in the UK so shipping takes about 4 weeks. I got the pink wallet and get SO many compliments. Shop it HERE
- Wacoal Red Carpet Strapless Bra – I think this one goes without saying much. Being bigger busted, this is really the only bra that keeps everything in place. Shop it HERE
- Knit Set from Anthropologie – This was one of the most popular items this year and I hope that you are LOVING it! These pieces can definitely be worn as separates too, so I’ll continue to share ways to wear it! Shop it HERE
- Good American Crop Jeans – There are four places that I shop for jeans and Good American are honestly the best quality. I’ve had some pairs for over 5 years! If you’re looking to not pay full price, Nordstrom Rack has some styles regularly. Shop these HERE
- Rachel Parcell Smocked Dress – Y’all loved this dress and I did not sleep on this one as I got it in the Mauve and in the Leopard. Fits great and I think it’s a style you can wear year round! No longer available
- The Ever Popular Printed Anthro Top – For two years running, this top has been IT! Thank goodness it’s continually restocked LOL I’ve bought it in three prints and wear it all the time – it’s colorful and full of pattern play! Shop it HERE
- The Knee High Boots That FIT!!!! – Best find of 2020?! Probably the OTK boots from Target that actually fit my thick calves and y’all’s too – I got so many messages that they are magic and I definitely agree! Shop them HERE
- Flowy Dress – I think we were all shopping more affordably this year and H&M was a huge WIN for me (although that shipping was frustrating, am I right?!). I will still be all about an easy, afforable, and flowy dress going into Spring and Summer! Still available in stripes HERE
- OTS Sweater – Another great affordable find! H&M does a great sweater selection! Still available HERE
- Plush Blanket – We spent A LOT more time at home this year and a majority of time we were in athleisure, am I right? I can’t decide between my Barefoot Dreams Blanket and this one, which one I like more. Both are so cozy, this one being a more affordable option. Shop it HERE
Thank you for supporting this space here, I hope it’s brought you joy, a laugh, and some great pieces for your closet!
Our latest pieces were gifted by Julie Vos, opinions my own
Hey friends and happy Saturday!
Y’all know I’m an accessories queen and I can’t help myself when I see a pretty bauble. I’ve been OBSESSED with Julie Vos jewelry for years and started adding small pieces to my collection a little over five years ago (I would scour the website for hours during sales). I first heard of JV through my mom who started asking for pieces for her birthday, Mother’s Day, and Christmas. As my dad’s right hand gal for all things presents (otherwise known as his secret shopper), my mom has built quite the collection over the years. We even gift my Gram pieces, too. Julie Vos pieces are honestly amazing, from the dainty to the statement making, they’re quality pieces that you’ll treasure for always!
I’m not sure if you remember that my mom and I got to meet Julie and her team in NYC in December and I’m honestly so grateful to have built a great relationship with a great brand. We’re doing an IGTV over on Instagram this afternoon sharing our fave Julie pieces and our newest additions. Be sure to check it out!
Putting my pieces below for you to shop from (click the link below the photos)!
My Newest Additions:
Shop: Savannah Hinge Cuff in Iridescent Rose, Peacock Earrings in Iridescent Rose, Calypso Ring in Iridescent Rose (size 7), Calypso Bangles in Clear Crystal and Iridescent Rose (I wear a small in these bangles)
Liza’s JV Cult Classic Faves:
With everything that is going on, I wanted to do something to give back to my community. So, friends, I’m partnering with Kendra Scott to get some money and food back to Houston!
For the next 48 hours, 20% of proceeds will go directly to Kids Meal Houston. Every day in Houston, 1 in 4 preschool-aged children live unsure of their next meal and this group helps make sure that Houston kids get a meal. I’ve personally packed lunches and decorated sacks for these kiddos. It’s a great organization and I’d be so happy if you joined me by shopping for a cause.
How it works: Use promo code GIVEBACK7135 at checkout! It’s that simple!
Plus, this includes fine jewelry!
Sharing some of my favorites (pieces I own) below:
Hey friends and happy Thursday!
I always do a lot (okay, the majority) of posts about my outfits, but I’ve never highlighted my arm candy/wrist stack for y’all or shared why these pieces mean so much to me!
I have loved David Yurman jewelry since forever. I liked the mix of the silver cable with the gold accents with pearls or different colored stones. My mom inspired and started my love for DY and I remember getting my first double x crossover ring and couldn’t believe I now had this beautiful ring in my possession! The collection has grown over the years and they commemorate special moments in my life
The ring was a Christmas present from my parents. The first bracelet was my grad school graduation gift from my mom dad, the x crossover bracelet was my latest addition (a treat to myself for my last promotion), the black onyx bracelet I bought myself after saving my money in grad school (plus some Christmas money from my Gram), and the amethyst bracelet was my 30th birthday gift from my parents and my siblings. I feel very lucky and am reminded of all the things I’ve done over the last decade. I do clean these with a dust rag and make sure not to rub on the stones. It’s kept the older ones in great condition!
Do you have any special jewelry that you’ve been collecting over the years? I’d love to hear!
Stop the presses! I got to collaborate with Kendra Scott on their new summer collection!
To say I’m excited, obsessed, and so thrilled would be an understatement.
The pieces I’m about to share are really versatile, simple, but make a statement all their own!
Scroll down to shop my entire look, PLUS there’s a discount code waiting for you 🙂
Now through July 31st, use my code: REBEL for 15% off any Kendra Scott purchase (excluding fine jewelry)
Happy shopping, babes!
HAPPY FRIDAY, everyone!
I thought I’d round up my latest purchases over the last few week before I get shots of them up. Feel free to reach out and ask any questions about sizing, color, etc.!
A New Lippie (under $10!)
A Blush Dress
A Floral Blouse
An Incredible Pair of Shoes (Marc Fisher DUPES – meaning 1/2 the price!)
Two Pairs of AMAZE Earrings
A Suede Moto Jacket (under $60!)
Two-toned DENIM ($32!)
Have a great weekend, y’all!
Hey y’all and thanks for stopping by!
Our feeds are so filled with designer bags these days that I thought I’d share my faves for every budget! Some of these bags (3/4) I most certainly didn’t pay full price for (SCORE)!
Gucci Disco Bag (shop here and here) – I LOVE this bag! It’s easy, casual, and perfect for a weekend grabbing some beers and crawfish. I got mine at Neiman Marcus on major sale (like under $600 major sale)! Neiman’s does a bag sale a few times a year and I just happened upon it.
$1200 – $1700
Saint Laurent Monogram Leather Clutch (shop here) – This bag was also on sale for a limited time when I scooped it up. I love the pebbled leather and the gold monogram. I always get a ton of compliments whenever I use it. I mostly use it for dressier occasions. If I’m not using it, I keep it in its duster bag to keep it in like new condition.
Saint Laurent Monogram Matelasse Leather Chain Wallet (shop here) – This bag took me a while to find. The washed light pink with gold hardware is a quick sell. The silver hardware is currently still in stock and I’ve linked it above. The chain is removable so it can be used as a clutch, as well. This pretty bag made my giddy with joy as I unboxed it!
Gucci GG Marmont Small Pearly Shoulder Bag (shop here) – This has been my latest addition and priciest purchase to date. However, I did get it while it was 20% off for a limited time. I feel like the luckiest duck that I stumbled across this one in my local Neiman’s. This bag goes with absolutely everything, from ripped denim to lacy frocks. It has been a staple in my wardrobe.
I hope I’ve given you a little insight on how and where to spend your hard-earned pennies when you’re ready to take the plunge into designer bags. I’ve been working on this collection over the past several years and love each one individually for different reasons. You know when you get a dog and people say the pup picked you, not the other way around? I feel like it’s the same way for bags.
Feel free to reach out with any questions you may have!
As always, thank you for reading!
Hey y’all and thanks for dropping by!
I thought I’d share with y’all my latest purchases and tell you why they are my FAVE things rn.
The IT BAG of Spring
This bag was popular last S/S and it looks like this trend is back this season! Some versions of this bag can run you over $200, but this pretty below costs $82 and is SOLID. The quality is great and I can’t wait to style this for y’all.
Shop: Bag (here)
Selfie Queen Tee and Heart Hoops
This casual tee is the softest thing ever and currently on sale. I styled it with flares, these heart hoop earrings, and a red lip for a post with Kroger featuring some beautiful roses (you can check it out on my Instagram: @thatblonderebel)!
The Least Expensive but Most Chic Sunnies EVER!
Okay, these bad boys come in six different colors. I ordered the Matte Black and the White and they are so retro and BOLD. Best part? Less than $10!
Shop: Sunnies (here)
Pretty in Pink
OKAY, but like, how Instagrammable is this top?? I will be pairing this with the white version of the sunnies above. I ordered my usual size, but with the length so short, I just reordered it in one size up. Perks? This top is the prettiest shade of pink and on sale for under $19!
Shop: Top (here)
Beauty is What is Underneath – Literally!
Say it with me now, MY SKIN MATTERS. The older I get, the more I am paying attention, and pouring more time into taking care of my skin. These two latest products have been amazing additions. The Honey Lip Scrub is only $6 and keeps your lips smooth and not chapped. The Pink Clay Mask is $8 and you can get four uses out of each package. My skin feels moisturized and brighter after each use. Best practice? Use each of these products twice a week for best results!
These Happy Tops
If you keep up with me, either here on the blog, or on my Instagram, you know I LIVE for flowy tops. Butterflies seem to be a big trend this season and you might remember from this previous post, but I’ve always been into these winged beauties. This off the shoulder flowy number is so fun and I think with a big ribbon tied in my hair and the bamboo bag, it’ll make for a great look!
I hope y’all enjoyed this roundup of my favorite things right now and be on the lookout for some posts of how I styled these pretties!
Let me know if you’d like to see more posts like these!
Toodles Poodles, Liza
Happy Humpday, beautifuls!
It is the first week of October and I am so UNBELIEVABLY ready for some cooler weather. How about you?
I decided to spruce up the front steps of the house with some instagrammable mums and I love how they turned out. Now to add a Fall wreath and some pumpkins!
On a different note, I am coming to y’all with some awesome news. My collaboration with Jord Watches went great this past Summer, so I am back with another opportunity for you to win $100 from them for your OWN wooden watch. Very simple and easy to win! Enter the contest here! What’s great about this giveaway is that even if you don’t win, you are guaranteed $25 just for entering.
Jord Watches has recently introduced engraving to their watches and their boxes. How cool is my blog name engraved on my wooden box?! I am OBSESSED. You can even have your watch engraved, too! This would make a gift even more personalized. Check out the engraving options here!
A Jord watch is an addition to my Fall wardrobe that I am super excited about! As I start to wear darker tones this season, this watch will be the perfect transitional timepiece to add to my wrist party. I love the ebony wood with the metal hardware. Talk about naturally chic (insert all the hearteye emojis).
BTW, the contest will close on October 22nd! Make sure you hurry up and enter (scroll up for the contest link)!
To Fall, to pumpkin spice and everything nice, and to chic wood watches, cheers to a great season, y’all!
Xoxo, Liza Mae