I love embroidered tops for Spring and Summer. Thiswhite and blue top is fromChicWishand I think it’s so fun for the new season. I wore this flowy top with my trustedboyfriend jeans (true to size), but I also plan to wear this with my favoritedenim shorts (size down // also seen here) this Summer.
Speaking of Summer, can I just mention that there is only 6 more weeks of school left? But who’s counting! Have a great Monday and thanks for stoping by! xx
It’s no secret that I love handbags. Big or small, they are all welcome! This isn’t something new, and I have my Mom and Grandma to blame for my addiction to purses (sorry, Mom!)
Have I told you guys the story of that purse? It all started when I was 8…and all I wanted for Christmas was a purse from JC Penny. I can picture it now. Brown, suede leather, with a patchwork design. Classy right? I talked about that purseevery day. To my surprise, Christmas morning came and I opened the most beautiful box with (I remember every detail) the most beautiful red bow. As I opened the box, I screamed “That Purse!”. It really was a glorious day for my 8 year old self. I felt so grown up and “cool” to wear a purse like my Mom and Grandma.
That’s a story that my mom loves to tell, but if one thing’s true, it’s that I have a serious love for bags. ThisMarc Jacobs bag is a little different than my typical bag, but I really needed a big bag with soft leather. The best part about this bag is that it can be worn on my shoulder or as a crossbody. I love it! Personally, I love this gray color all year long, but if you’re wanting something a little more Summery, it comes in more pretty colors too! See more of my favorite bags from Nordstrom here! Thanks for reading! xx
PS: Be sure to tune in to my Snapchat (username: theteacherdiva) to see my weekend at the rewardStyle Conference. I am taking off Friday afternoon to head over to The Joule Hotel to meet with some of my favorite brands and see some blogger friends. It should be a fun (and busy) weekend!
When readers ask me where I find inspiration or how I put together a look, I always go to my closet staples. While I enjoy trends, I feel like your basics can always be worn from season to season. If you follow me oninstagram, it’s pretty obvious that I have a thing for white tops lately. I love to wear white (especially this time of year) and this topis no exception! I kept the look pretty simply, but paired it with my gray Rebecca Minkoff Crossbody(under $200). I love the gray leather and black hardware. It’s a nice change from my usual gold or silver and I like the edgy vibe. Rebecca Minkoff has always been a designer I have loved and respected. When I saw this little beauty at Nordstromfor under $200, I knew it would be the perfect neutral crossbody!
It’s a fun look that can be dressed up in heels or in flatsdepending on your mood or occasion.
Happy Friday! Any fun plans for the weekend? Our weekend is pretty busy, but I am really looking forward to it! Tonight we are meeting some friends for dinner, and tomorrow I am meeting with some girls from our Bible Study, then getting ready to host family game night! Our families love games, so we are excited to have Austin’s family over for dinner and games. Should be a fun night!
On another note, I’ve worn this outfit 3 times since we shot this last week. No shame, it’s just that good! You guys won’t believe that this cardiganis only $23. Crazy right? I love any long cardigan and this fabric is lightweight so it’s the perfect transition piece.
Just like the Little Black Dress, every girl needs to have a go-to white dress for Spring/Summer. This fit and flare dress (also comes in green here) was just what I wanted for the new season.
My style usually gravitates towards the shift or drop waist style, but I couldn’t pass up the gorgeous detailing on this dress. This girly fit surprised me and I actually loved the high waist- full skirt. It’s easily a perfect dress for any occasion, especially if you are a bride-to-be!
I’m so excited to be breaking out some of my summer dresses. It’s this time of year, where the countdown for summer is on and I start looking to buy some fun dresses for warmer weather. This is one of my most recent buys for summer and it it under $20! I like that this navy dress (size up for a dress, or go TTS for a tunic/top fit) can be worn for a few different occasions. Here, I kept it super casual with my Tory Burch Espadrilles(more sizes here), but I also plan to wear it on the beach in a couple months. At this price point, you can’t go wrong!
Happy Friday everyone! I am so happy for the weekend. We don’t have anything super eventful planned, but I am hoping to get some work done on here and catch up on some emails.
If you follow me on instagram, you probably noticed that I can’t stop wearingthis top. It’s so fun and flowy and I love the length.I’ve linked this whole look (and this top in a different color) below. Thanks for reading and have a wonderful weekend! xx
If there is one item that needs to be in your closet, it’s a trench coat. I never realized how versatile this lightweight jacket was until I finally purchased one. And if you just peruse pinterest, you will see tons of more inspiration as well! You can’t go with a classic khaki color or if you want something fresh for spring, try out a pastel color like this blue trench coat.Personally, I love this powder blue option. I kept the rest of my look pretty simple, with a classic white button downand jeans(25% OFF with code SPRING25) but I also plan to pair it with thisstriped dress.The options are endless!
Today I’ve rounded up some Spring essentials all under $100. I love theseespadrilles(more sizes here) and this gorgeous maxi dress. I have a few weddings to go to this spring and I’m thinking that dress would be perfect for any upcoming party or event! Have a great day! xx
I hope everyone had a wonderful weekend and great Easter! Both of our families were out of town, so our Easter was a little quieter than most. You may have seen some of my snapchats (username- “theteacherdiva”) but we went to church at The Village(email me if you want more details!) and then went to brunch at True Food Kitchen. It was nice just the two of us, but we sure missed our families!
The weather on Saturday was perfect (I wish I could say the same about yesterday.) This Crochet Tunic was perfect for running errands with Austin and grabbing some lunch. I can’t wait to wear it more this summer and take it with me to the beach. The fabric is so soft and I love that it doesn’t wrinkle. I wore my favorite jeansand wedgesto complete this summery look.
I hope everyone has a great Monday and thanks so much for stopping by! xx