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Coffee at midnight, the light reflects the chain on your neck

Today I am thankful to have a day off. This weekend was one of those weekends where you NEED more than two days. Thankfully, both my husband and I had today off for Presidents’ Day, and we’ve been treating it like a second Sunday. If you know me, Sunday is my favorite day of the week, so my heart is full!

Today’s look was a casual “about town” look for brunch, Starbs, and running errands with the hubby. Everything I’m wearing is affordable and designed for the girl on a budget! Check the deets below:

Women’s C.C. Flecked Ombre Pom Beanie – $14.99

Layered necklace – Only available in silver right now – $5.99

Similar gold layered necklace – $7.99

Jacqueline Three-hand Terracotta Leather Mini Watch from Fossil – $115

Aerie Lace Racerback Bralette – On sale for $14.95

V-Neck Rib Knit top – Target $19.99

Abercrombie high-rise jeans – On sale for $44 (ALL JEANS 50% OFF RIGHT NOW!)

Quilted Bag – Amazon $32.99

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Autumn leaves fallin’ down like pieces into place…

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If you can tell me what song my title is from without googling it, we are automatic best friends.

These are some of my fall essentials right now that I am LOVING – Some old, some new… All part of an affordable look if shopping in the right places… Shop the look below!

Sherpa 1/4 Zip Pullover – $49.99

Print Loafer Mules – Gap Factory $18.99

Cheetah Pointed Toe Mules – Lulus $25.00 (get on waiting list if not in your size! Lulus sells out and restocks constantly)

AE High-Waisted Jeggings – $30

Seamed Brushed Knit Sweater – Forever 21 $38.00

Charlotte Russe Over-the-knee Boots on sale – BOGO $8!

Closed toe Cutout Booties in EIGHT colors – under $30 on Prime!

Auth. Gucci Belt $450.00

Belt Dupe on Amazon – $28.00

8 pack mini suede pumpkins from Target – $8 OR find in individually in Dollar Section!

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Top 8 Picks from the Loft sale

Loft is having a huge sale right now – 40% off your entire purchase in stores and online with code NEWNOW. I put together my top 8 picks for this fall – and all you have to do is CLICK the image below to shop!

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Thrifty Thursday – Shop the Gram!

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Should I make #thriftythursday a thing? Idk, you let me know!

I feel like I have been scoring major deals left and right, and I have a few for ya in today’s post! I posted this pullover before in a flatlay on Insta, and I was waiting for my Gucci belt to come in to style it how I had envisioned. This pullover is actually a dupe for the Free People “Found my Friend” sweater – the OG one is 40% off right now at Nordstrom (only cream and red left), but this dupe is only $19.99 on PRIME and is SO SOFT. Not to mention, it comes in six colors!

I styled it with my aerie bralette (similar one on sale here) and my new fav layered necklace from PRIME for only $5.99.

 

Obviously, the Gucci belt is going to run you a few hundred, or you can find some dupes on amazon. Jeans are old American Eagle BUT they are having a major sale right now and a bunch of their jeans (and other apparel) are 50% off. Score a similar pair to mine for only $30 here!

LAST BUT NOT LEAST, are these insta-famous leopard slides from Target.

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Y’all, I found these in the clearance shoe aisle of my local Target for only $7.48. I would def hurry in and check the summer clearance shoes and score these before they’re gone! While you’re there, check out the cute fall decor in the notorious dollar section – I went a little crazy in there myself.

Shop similar sunnies here

Drink: Grande iced PSL w/ almondmilk & whip 🙂

 

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Shop the Gram – Pullover Dupe!

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Everyone knows that one girl who responds to an outfit compliment by saying “Thanks!!! It was only $15!!!” Or “I got it at TJ Maxx!!”

That’s me. That is me every day. I LOVE finding bargains and sharing them with people. SO, here I am, doing just that! I’ve been wanting to order the instagram-famous A&F fleece pullover for a long time now, but never could follow through with paying $68 for it. I came across this dupe on Amazon Prime for only $24 so I bought it to see if it came close. And, truth be told, I am beyond pleased.

This pullover is SO SOFT. I was worried about it being poor quality, as you sometimes get with dupes. However, the material is soft and warm, and actually blocks a lot of wind, so it’s not thin and cheap. Peep this close-up:

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This dupe is totally worth the buy. And, it comes in other colors!

($70 on the left, $24 on the right)

Shop the rest of my look here!

Similar Sunnies for $12 @ Charming Charlies

Basic Black Leggings for $3.90 @ Forever 21

Adidas Tubular Shadow Shoes on sale for $70 (Originally $100!)

Starbucks Matte Black Tumblr for $36.25 on Prime

 

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Cozy Tuesday – Shop the Gram!

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This sweater is such a cozy dupe for the FP one from Nordstrom!

The original runs $78.00 BUT it’s 40% off right now at $46.80!

This dupe is on prime for only $18.99 and it comes in 6 colors! It’s a teeny bit different material wise but is SO soft and worth the saved dollas, imo.

I am currently reading Girl, Wash Your Face by Rachel Hollis and it is life-changing! Book review to come!