Monday, January 13, 2014

SAHM Style: True Grit Inspired

This outfit is inspired by a movie "True Grit". My inspiration is from the newer version of Mattie Ross played by Hailee Steinfeld. Here is my own take.

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Photo source: Google

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Floppy Hat: c/o Adventure Hat (review here) $0
Pashmina: c/o (review here) $0
Dress: Vintage. Thrifted and Altered. 50cents (Church rummage sale)
Coat: Vintage. Thrifted. 50cents (Church rummage sale)
Tights: Walmart $?
Oxfords: via 6pm (it was on sale) $?

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Sunday, January 12, 2014

Gorgeous Prom Dresses At An Affordable Prices At DressFirst

For all the young ladies out there who are in high school, this one is for you. I am all about finding great deals online to help save some money so I have just the thing. The high school prom is approaching and ladies are going to be busy shopping for that special prom dress. I know how costly shopping for a prom dress can get and while some can afford a more expensive dress, unfortunately for some they can't. But don't fret because is here to help. DressFirst is a leading global online retailer for special event dresses, prom dresses, bridal gowns, wedding party dresses, accessories, just to name a few. It prides itself on exceptional customer service, high quality products and affordable prices. Let us take a look of some of the gorgeous prom dresses that you can find at

I have learned that the Color of the year 2014 is called the "Radiant Orchid", which is according to Pantone, Radiant Orchid blooms with confidence and magical warmth that intrigues the eye and sparks the imagination. Why not wear a dress in that color or something similar. 

This one looks fresh and young. Beautiful! 
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Wearing a dress in nude or white color dress can be unflattering or it may look more bridal, but when done right it can be stunning. If you are confident in your body and your skin tone, by all means wear it. This One-Shoulder Floor Length Chiffon Prom dress is all about simplicity at its best. With the right hair, make-up, shoes and accessories, you will look like a Grecian Goddess. 
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And, if you are all about simplicity and loves to wear black. Go with a little bit of details like some sequins, perhaps. Just like this Sheath One-Shoulder Sweep Train Chiffon dress with Ruffle Beading.
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You want to go for something dramatic? This Cathedral Train One-Shoulder Asymmetrical Charmeuse Dress is amazing! 
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No matter what type of dress you are looking for, remember that at DressFirst, you can pick and choose that perfect dress you have always wanted. Each dress is made to order for customer's satisfaction. Make sure to check out their website today and browse their vast collection of prom dresses online. Start planning the style of your prom dress now and let help you. It is so nice to know you can actually look stunning without burning a hole under your pocket. 

Tuesday, December 31, 2013

My Simple Christmas Request

After what my family had been through last month with the Yolanda storm, I didn't want anything else for me for Christmas except to help them. But when my husband asked me what I want for Christmas, I had a simple request. A new pair of Minnetonka Suede Skimmer Mocs. I didn't really think my husband would order me a pair until on our way back to Kansas when he told me my Christmas present might arrive after Christmas. Well, it arrived in the mail right before Christmas and I was very excited to have them. I don't know why it has taken me this long to get a pair because they are super comfortable. I have never had a blister at all, it is slowly molding my feet, and I am hoping for another pair of Minnetonka boots in the future. It is a good thing though I listened to the reviews online and told my husband to order a size down (I usually order a size 6, but ordered a size 5.5 on this one). I wear it around the house or when running errands and they keep my little feet comfortable. Thank you my dear husband for the gift. 

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Crocheted Scarf: Self Made
Plaid Hooded Shirt: ShopKo in WY
Levis Pants: Freebie
Mocs: Gift

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