Currently Loving…

Hello Glamazons! It is SPRING, and there are SO MANY things I’m LOVING right now!!! Check these beauties out; you might find something you love too!

**FASHION!**

I am having a blast dressing this bump! Don’t get me wrong, I have to work at keeping myself healthy and fit, but that’s part of the joy too! Eating right, exercising the right amount, and enjoying every second of it! It’s an indescribable blessing to go through this experience. As far as the fashion goes: Sporty, casual, dressy glam…I love it ALL!!!

Draw inspiration from these pics for how to throw your own ensemble together! A fierce jacket with some Nike hi tops for a sporty chic day? I think YES! Leave your blouse open with a plain tank and and wear a cute hat + statement jewelry…unexpected and so fun!

All of these outfit details can be found on my daily Instagram! Go to @sara_hodge, and find out where you can get these threads! For example, my favorite black moto jacket and the blush pink blouse are both Forever 21! Can you believe it? So inexpensive, but they look high end! Jewelry, shoes, accessories, leggings and more!

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**BEAUTY!**

Hello, Gorgeous! These are some fab finds right now, that you can ROCK ROCK ROCK! I’m loving staying on my nail game! It’s been my fun treat during pregnancy. Try a FIERCE white and gold combo this spring!!! I did a party nail + a chevron nail to dress this up…and I love how fun it is!

If you love that glammed up light pink nail polish, you can get it. It’s “Mod About You” by OPI!

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LOVE LOVE LOVE this Sonia Kashuk Fan Brush (link here)!!! It’s the best $8.00 make up brush around, and a steal at that price! It’s fine fibered, and lightweight. Since it’s not thick and heavy, it distributes the perfectly faint amount of highlighter and shimmer to the highest part of my cheekbones. I LOVE IT!

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If you follow my daily Instagram, you’ve already seen this FABULOUS highlighting chunky brow pencil by Anastasia of Beverly Hills (link here). IT’S FANTASTIC!! The matte end PERFECTLY highlights my brow bone, and the shimmer side I actually use as a little accent on my inner lid and inner waterline.

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Diva Lipstick by Mac (link here)! Utilizing bright lipstick to channel my spring vibes isn’t the only reason for this amazing shade of rouge…it makes my teeth look whiter!!! Being pregnant is the best thing ever! BUT there are certain beauty products I can’t use during this time, for health purposes of course. I can’t whiten my teeth! I love having a bright smile, but right now, I can’t use the Crest White Strips that I love. Since wearing a bright lip makes your teeth look whiter, I’m taking advantage of it! This pic has NO EDITING ON MY TEETH! NO FILTER! This is truly how they look with this lipstick! If you go heavier handed with this lipstick, it can go do a really beautiful, deep oxblood color, but I like to wear it a little brighter. If you want another great RED by MAC, I love Russian Red (link here).

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**ACCESSORIES!**

Ahhhhhh! That’s my excitement for these GORGEOUS, incredible purses! Ju-Ju-Be has been on the scene for a while, but this company just took their product from diaper bag functionality to glamorous FABULOSITY! Yes, you heard me right: diaper bags! Hey, I’m becoming a mom, I need solutions for all of the “fun” things I need to tote around. The Legacy Line has the most functional, loaded-with-pockets, machine washable, products…and the list of benefits and features goes on and on! I’m not exaggerating! Can we all just swoon over the fabulous gold hardware on the purses? I’m OBSESSED! My favorite print is the black and white stripe called “First Lady” (hello?! so chic!!!)… and I love the smaller bags to carry inside the bigger one. Shop the line HERE (link). Finally, a company that has married function with fashion..thank you Ju-Ju-Be! A great solution for moms like me! I love not having to sacrifice style for the daily routine. We need more like this in the future! Keep it up!

Yes, I love the bags so much that you get 2 pics! If you follow me on Instagram @sara_hodge, you might have seen my blazer post! I picked the HOT PINK one (link here)! Thanks for all your help Glamazons!

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My thoughtful, and awesome-gift-giving in-laws got me these PERFECT Kendra Scott Skylar Earrings in neon pink (link here) for my bday! I’ve been waiting ’til now to post them, and I love them! They match with so many things in my closet, and they are too fun!

Also! If you’re a pen-to-paper kind of girl (like me), and you love keeping an organized schedule and life, this is FOR YOU! I can’t take credit for finding the Erin Condren Life Planner (link here) – one of my best gal pals, Rachel, introduced me to this super hero of all planners a couple years ago. I’m hooked! It’s worth EVERY PENNY! Tons of space, sections, and lots of fun features. Check them out online. They are coming back in stock next month; don’t miss out! I got mine this year in Tiffany Blue!

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The accessories I wore in my glam outfit above! The heels are Guess, and the jewelry, of course, is Kendra Scott! The gorgeous Ivy Bracelet in gold was also a birthday treat…beautiful! Bracelet link here, and earrings here.

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Another double product picture for you, because this wrap bracelet is TOO AMAZING for anything less! This is my second custom wrap bracelet by Mrs. Hipp Designs. You can follow and order actually on her Facebook or Instagram. She makes extremely high quality wraps, and pictured here is NATURAL LEATHER! The bead work is gorgeous, and I can wear at different lengths. So many different colors and options; you’ve got to check it out. Believe it or not, even though this style bracelet can retail upwards of $240.00… This designer sells them for $40.00+. Talk about a great GIFT to give yourself or a friend! Support local businesses; I love this one!

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I hope you all have an incredible weekend filled with love, laughter and family! Remember, you smile is always your best accessory!

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Favorite Look this Week + 3 More Shoe Options!

This is my favorite look this week! It’s not hyper glam (my usual fave), but it’s casual-chic, comfortable and super easy to put together! Even if you don’t have these exact items and brands in your closet, you can get this look too… long-sleeved shirt + vest + skinny jeans + boots + statement earring = BOOM! You’re rockin’!

DETAILS: White shirt is Mossimo from Target // Vest is OLD NAVY (current, click link) // Jeans are (maternity jeans, but they sell the exact same style in non-maternity wear) // Boots are FRYE (current, click link) ***commentary below***// Earrings are KENDRA SCOTT (current, click link) // Leather Wrap Bracelet is MRS. HIPP DESIGNS (current, click link). 20140416-104048.jpg

The boots, Melissa Boot by Frye, are in the cognac color, and I LOVE LOVE LOVE LOVE LOVE this riding boot. Incredible! First time I saw them were on Jennifer Aniston! I thought “OMG THOSE BOOTS!!!! MUST HAVE!” For the longest time I couldn’t justify the price…I waited and waited for a flash sale, and when the time came I pounced on them! (Trust me, they were still expensive.) However, in having 1 PERFECT pair of riding boots in a classic color, I’ve avoided the pitfalls of buying tons of wannabe boots that don’t last as long, and aren’t as high of quality. These have lasted me for years, and I can probably get over a decade’s use out of them. Doesn’t seem too expensive when you look at it that way, right?! Believe it or not, this is part of being a BUDGETISTA!!! (That’s one of the things I call myself…a fashionista on a budget.) I mix a lot of my outfits with hi-end, low-end, like this one. An $8.00 shirt from Target, plus high end boots.

MY BIGGEST TIP FOR BIG-BUDGET ITEMS: SPEND ON THE LONG-TERM CLASSICS, NOT ON THE TRENDS!!!!!!!!! If there’s something trendy (even if it’s a 5-year trend, to me that’s NOT LONG-TERM!!!) don’t spend the crazy $$ on it! You’ll regret it later on when you realize people stopped wearing palazzo pants, and you’re stuck with your overpriced leg parachutes. That’s why I got these boots – riding boots are timeless…from the 1800’s til now, and in the future, they will always be around! Trends: go lower end. You’ll feel proud of yourself for having self-control in the spending department too!

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Alternate Shoe Ideas

1. Motorcycle Brewzzer Boot by STEVE MADDEN (these are going fast, on clearance everywhere…I love mine)

2. (MY PERSONAL FAVORITE ALTERNATE OPTION) Cognac Angellica Lace Up Booties by NINE WEST

3. Chestnut Suede Desert Wedge Booties by TOMS

Hope you enjoyed this post as much as I enjoyed writing it for you! Would love to see the ideas you come up with out of your own closet, as inspired by this look! Tag me on Instagram! Have an incredible week, and remember that your SMILE is always your best accessory!

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Remington Curling Wand!

I really wanted a non-tapered curling wand with a wider barrel for a more relaxed wave look. This 1.5″ Remington wand from Target is AWESOME! Here’s the look:

**FYI: I curled the hair from my natural, curly style to keep the volume! If you want a sleeker, flatter look, curl it from straight hair.

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Scarf from Zara, Jacket is A&F, Grey Shirt is Isabella Oliver (fave of pregnant celebs), and of course the Frye boots! Jewelry by Kendra Scott.

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What’s your favorite hair styling tool? I would love to know!

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Kendra & Shoes: What Else is There?!

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I went to the “mothership” {which is always either Home Goods or KS} on Friday to check out the new Atlantic and Neon collections by Kendra Scott! GORGEOUS! Of course I picked up a couple things: something old, something new, something neon, something blue!! Note: I shopped at the Newport store with Kendra Gals Christina, Madison and Larissa- they are FABULOUS! If you go, ask for them!

Left the house wearing this:

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Obsessing Over These:

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Above: Neon Skylars! Below: Neon Morgans!

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LITERALLY IN LOVE WITH THIS LONG, FRINGE, TURQUOISE NECKLACE (below)!!!!! I HAD TO HAVE IT! It’s not from a new collection, but it is definitely timeless! This turquoise blue mama will be a long-standing staple in my jewelry closet…no question! I’ve already worn it 5 or 6 times; both regular and backward. In love! Kendra, this gorgeous necklace is my personality piece for sure!

Also had to have this RAD Rayne necklace in Neon Yellow; it’s one of my fave signature colors! The perfect highlight to any outfit! Thanks for the Polaroid, Madison!

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Wearing the goods…

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Above: Chiffon blouse, top knot, wearing the necklace backward, and matching Skylar earrings. Loving the booties and army green pants. Below: Same outfit, hair down – this was before I got the necklace, but you can see the whole outfit.

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Here’s a quick pic wearing the same necklace, the way it was designed from the front. Styled with Kendra Scott Genevieve earrings. I love its diversity!

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And the NEON YELLOW!!!! This necklace has so much detailing in the metalwork, and the quality is superb. I love that it’s lightweight and instantly pulls my look together. This color is hot, hot, hot!

20140130-103712.jpgWorn with a gold Guess watch, and a Kate Spade pyramid bangle in matching neon.

Such a fabulous time at Kendra Scott! Follow us on Instagram @fashionbeautysisters.

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Bring On the Cheer!!!

Merry Christmas, fashion lovers! Today we celebrate the birth of our King Jesus! I am most thankful for that beautiful and priceless gift! On to the style…

This is my last dress to share from our fabulous Thanksgiving trip last month, and what more perfect way to bring in the Christmas cheer than with a red and white combo?!

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My dress is Torn by Ronny Kobo (a celebrity FAVORITE), and all of my Jewels are Kendra Scott. Clutch from Arden B., and shoes by Michael Antonio.

Merry Christmas!

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The LBD!

“One is never overdressed or underdressed with a Little Black Dress.” -Karl Lagerfeld

As promised on our Instagram @fashionbeautysisters, the details on this outfit! Read below for my commentary on these fab heels!!!

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20130929-191611.jpgI love these shoes!!! Not only for the style, but they are surprisingly the single-most comfortable pair of heels in my entire closet! NOT KIDDING. Didn’t even need to break them in. They don’t have a platform, which typically makes a heel less comfortable, but these are pure perfection! I definitely recommend the Guess “Lala” shoe!

Dress up your LBD any way you please, because this classic style is sure to be a hit!!

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Recent Finds I Love!!!

Hello Fashion Dolls!!! I definitely recommend these new finds!

HAPPY 1 YEAR WEDDING ANNIVERSARY!!! MY HUSBAND GOT ME BEAUTIFUL, THOUGHTFUL AND ROMANTIC GIFTS FOR OUR FIRST WEDDING ANNIVERSARY…and one of the gifts he got me were these GORGEOUS earrings in clear amethyst from Kendra Scott.

20130812-182648.jpgTHANK YOU, HUBBY!!! I love them! I wore them with this outfit…

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I am really happy with this new mascara and lipstick; the lip color is the perfect nude with a hint of light pink!

20130812-184009.jpgWearing both the Lancôme mascara and fabulous Dior lip color here:

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And lastly, this recent find…fun details on this dress!

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Kendra Scott Grand Opening!!!

20130726-223440.jpgThe Kendra Scott Store in Fashion Island had the most FABULOUS Grand Opening party!!!

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There were custom Italian chocolates, red carpet atmosphere, delicious food, cocktails, KS execs, jewelry on display, photographers and of course the famous Color Bar by Kendra Scott! All of the KS ladies looked gorgeous, and were great hosts. It was seriously amazing! The goodie bags were SO FAB too! Cori, and everyone else at the Fashion Island store- you rocked this event. I had a blast.

BELOW: With the KS girls, and rockin’ my new Morgan Stud Earrings in white, which I got that night (OBSESSED WITH THE EARRINGS!!!).

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20130726-064307.jpgABOVE: Showing off the Morgan Stud Earrings in Black.

BELOW: Photo op! Super fun, I have to admit. Check out the September issue of Riviera Magazine for an article about this Kendra Scott grand opening.

20130726-064531.jpg BELOW: Got new turquoise Danielle earrings from Kendra Scott that night – I wear them all the time!!! I love them. How cute are those custom, KS Italian chocolates? They were so delish.

20130726-065225.jpg BELOW: Girl time with Cori; when you shop at the Newport store ask for her! She’s the best!

20130726-171921.jpg BELOW: I fell in love with this bracelet!!! I didn’t leave with it, but it’s definitely on my wish list!

20130726-220614.jpg BELOW: My fabulous goodie bag from the party; I’m lovin’ the Kendra Scott beverage cooler!

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The party was a HIT! I have a great time whenever I’m at that store!

Everyone go check out the amazing Fall 2013 Modern Treasures Collection by Kendra at kendrascott.com; gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous! These are my fave pieces from the new collection, and I can’t wait to try them on!!!

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Running Errands: Easy & Fab

Woohoo! Back from an amazing trip, and feeling refreshed! Let’s talk fashion!

There’s no reason you have to look shabby running errands! Don’t get me wrong, I wear gym clothes to run around, get groceries, and make that last-minute run to Home Goods for a picture frame that I “need” 😉 …but for the days you’re not coming from a work out, keep it fresh with a super easy outfit. I wore this while getting some things done for our vacation.

20130712-215316.jpgBAG & SHOES: Jessica Simpson // SHIRT: Old Navy // EARRINGS: Kendra Scott, Heather Hoop Earrings in Slate

Stay fresh, joyful and positive! There’s much to be grateful for in this life.

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Celebrity Look for Less: Kristin Cavallari!

It’s time for another Celeb Look for Less!!! Time to match up with my fave Chicago Bears wife and shoe designer, Kristin Cavallari! For this look I used things that I already have in my closet- So you see how fun and easy it is to remix your wardrobe without shopping or breaking the bank!

20130617-091349.jpg She’s rocking her blazer, skinnies, and Louis Vuitton Classic Speedy Bag. I added the shades and pendant necklace. Details on my look: BOYFRIEND BLAZER: H&M London (about $20), SHIRT: Victoria’s Secret PINK (about $12), JEANS: William Rast by Justin Timberlake ($30), SHOES: Jessica Simpson (and they are SO comfortable, $30), GLASSES: SALT. optics, NECKLACE: Max & Chloe, RING: Kendra Scott, Cora Ring in Ivory.

Below: Fun Instagram pic! Follow @fashionbeautysisters.

20130617-092709.jpg I loved doing this look for less! So fun, and super comfortable!

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Last Minute Rush? Maxi and Hat!!!

I wasn’t even out of my pajamas yesterday, when I got the call for a great meeting … To be there in 45 minutes (that meant leaving the house ASAP). Needless to say there was no time for the regular routine. What to do in that situation? A maxi skirt and hat can work wonders!!! Looks like you put care and effort into your appearance, and it’s fab. My Kendra Scott “Cora” ring completed the whole look. Something about a great cocktail ring makes your ensemble look put together.

20130609-080449.jpgSHIRT: Wet Seal // SKIRT: Forever 21.

20130609-080501.jpg I usually wear my Cora ring on my fourth finger, right hand, but here’s a pic on the index just so you can see how it looks on. This ring seriously matches EVERY outfit!!!! Whether its running errands in jeans and a tee, to a black tie event- this is a MUST-HAVE in my jewelry arsenal.

20130609-080907.jpg Now, go run out the door with confidence! Don’t forget your most important accessories: your smile and joy!

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Looks I Wore Over The Weekend

My incredible boss and mentor at the studio turned 70, and it was a JOY to celebrate her. One of her fave color combos is pale pink and black. Here’s the look from Saturday that I wore to her party:

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The hubs and I had a date night over the weekend (lucky me!)… I sported this moto jacket á la Janet Jackson, with super fun pants and shoes.

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20130522-072454.jpgThe Enzo shoes I’ve wanted for a long time, and finally got them on sale at Haute Look! If you have other types of weekend outfits you want to see put together let us know; we’ve been LOVING your questions and fashion requests!!!!!

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Mother’s Day!

I LOVE celebrating family! Naturally, Mother’s Day was so much fun. I wore this, and I almost DON’T want to tell you where my dress is from! It is so well-tailored (the pleating is so good), and material feels so luxurious- you’d believe it was strait off the Bloomingdales floor. However, I love helping all of you get fabulous fashions for less…so here is the info!

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If you don’t follow @fashionbeautysisters on Instagram, then you’re missing out on a lot of real-time fashion! A couple of the Insta sneak peaks I posted yesterday:

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Casual Date Night!!

Date Night with the amazing hubs! It was 90 degrees outside at 6pm; so hot!!! I chose this fun, easy, and cool outfit!

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We had an awesome time. Great food, good laughs and even better company.

What are some of your fave things to wear on a date? If you’ve got one coming up, check out our other looks for some ideas!

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Dance Team Awards Banquet!!!

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20130502-195803.jpg I wanted to share this glam look with you from the annual dance team awards banquet, held for the competitive teams I coach. So fun to see everyone dressed up!!! Featured in a photo with me, above right, is one of my Senior Team Dancers, Rachel. She’s wearing a beautiful dress by Kirra, sold at PacSun. (Thanks for the pic, Rach!) Such a great night. Congrats to all my ladies!!!!! We ROCKED this entire season!!! Title-holding-champions! Go Capistrano Dance!!!

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Featured in the Orange County Register, April 30

20130501-073312.jpg This article ran in the Orange County Register about the Kendra Scott store in Newport Beach. My picture and interview was in it!!!!

The article quoted me several times, and also stated “(Sara) has become an expert … at spotting necklaces or earrings on stars such as Sofía Vergara or Hilary Duff.” -Magda Liszewska, OC Register

BIGGEST shout out to my husband- thanks for getting up early and getting the paper with me before work; you made me feel so supported and happy!!! Special thanks to my gorgeous Mother In Law for waking me up, sending these pics and being so happy for me!!! Best wake up call ever.

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“You Look Like a Rocker Girl Today!”

My friends said “You look like a rocker girl today!” This outfit was DEFINITELY werkin’!!! (“Werk” with an “e” because it’s more fierce than just ‘work.’) I told you I’d post my outfit with the Skylar Earrings that I got from my special day with Kendra Scott. Here it is!!!

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Above: EARRINGS: Kendra Scott, Skylar in Slate // JACKET: Leather moto jacket I found at a great shop in Rome, Italy! You can find plenty of style stealers at Zara // SHIRT: Target // PANTS: Old Navy, Rockstar in Curry // SHOES: Target // PURSE: Michael Kors, Bedford Satchel.

Celebs love these earrings too…

Below: Celebrity Maria Menounos wearing the exact same earrings! (Alongside fashion mogul Rachel Zoe.)

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I am crazy about these hidden-wedge, hi-top sneakers! It’s easy to rock these, as long as you have the right outfit. Most celebs wear the famous Isabelle Marant “Bekkett” hidden wedge sneaker, which cost $640.00 (net-a-porter.com). Not kidding on the price tag! Mine were $24.00 at Target, and look nearly identical, plus they are SO COMFORTABLE! I walk around all day in them. Check out some celebs in the original Isabelle Marant kicks…

20130426-093018.jpg Above: Miranda Kerr, Julianne Moore, Hilary Duff (I adore her!), and Anne Hathaway.

Consider this a celeb look for less post, because the hidden wedges I’m wearing look just like the celebs’ and they are super comfy. Enjoy this trend!

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Meeting Jewelry Designer Kendra Scott!!!

20130425-090404.jpg I GOT TO MEET AND CHAT WITH KENDRA SCOTT! Yes, she IS this gorgeous in person (actually even prettier), yes, she is extremely kind and gracious, and YES of course I left with new earrings! It was an honor to be invited to meet her. Kendra’s ENTIRE staff at headquarters (Austin, TX) saw, read and loved the blog post I wrote about her store opening. In case you missed my writing and photos about her Newport Beach store opening last week, click HERE.

Let’s get to the goods: THE JEWELRY!!! To meet Kendra in person I wore the logo-fabulous Dawn Medallion earrings in gold, and Harlow necklace in white. We talked about her beautiful store, her great brand, and her upcoming plans. I absolutely LOVE her! She autographed one of my jewelry pouches, and we got some photos together too. (SO FUN!)

Below: Upper-left, Sky Earrings in Slate // Bottom-Right, Stella Earrings in Coral // Upper-Right, Kendra and Me!

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Kendra Scott’s business philosophy is “Family, Fashion & Philanthropy” and her jewelry is worn by countless celebs like Sofia Vergara, Hillary Duff, Cameron Diaz, Eva Longoria and more. She has a multi-million dollar business that started with just $500 to launch a mini jewelry collection. She’s amazing, and her stores are too!

Keep it here with Fashion. Beauty. Sisters.

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Pinspiration: Nautical!

A fun outfit on Pinterest inspired this nautical look. Instead of a short-sleeve tee, I wore a long sleeve, added accessories and did a red short instead of white. My look was for a night out at a tepanyaki restaurant. It was fun, and I enjoyed this outfit!

20130424-213121.jpg Above: JEWELRY: Kedra Scott, Dawn Medallion Earrings and Harlow Necklace // SHIRT: J Crew // SHORTS: A&F // SHOES: Yvanka Trump.

Below is the pin I saw on Pinterest that “Pinspired” this my outfit.

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I love this look for a casual, vacation day. I will definitely do this outfit with the white shorts during beach season.

*Tip on finding J Crew pieces at prices that won’t break the bank: e bay!!! Be sure your item is authentic in order to get the great J Crew quality we all know and love.

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Celeb Look for Less: Eva Longoria

Eva Longoria (once again) looks fabulous running errands around town!! Here’s the Celebrity Look for Less that I threw together. *REMEMBER: I only use pieces that I already have in my closet for Celeb Look for Less; I don’t buy new things for it. I hope it gives you fun ideas for how to remix your wardrobe, and look like a star too!

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I’m so happy with how well-matched the outfit came out! Details (prices approximate)… SHIRT: Old Navy, $13 // PANTS: Bebe, Matte Coated Zipper Skinny Jean, $129 full price, but I bought them on sale, with a promotional discount, and gift card, so they were much cheaper (always work a deal, ladies!!) // SHOES: Ivanka Trump, wedge sandal, $135 full price, but again working the deal, I found them at both on amazon.com and DSW for $40.00. // ACCESSORIES: Glasses, Dior. Earrings, Kendra Scott, Heather Earrings in Slate.

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Kendra Scott, Newport Store Opening

20130415-233626.jpg KENDRA SCOTT IS OFFICIALLY IN NEWPORT, AND I HAD THE PRIVILEGE TO BE THE VERY FIRST CUSTOMER IN THE STORE AS SOON AS IT OPENED! Congrats Kendra Scott to you and your entire team- the store is STUNNING!!! I’m pictured above with the GORGEOUS KS staff at the Newport store. Of course I wore my Danielle earrings. When visiting a designer, it’s only proper fashion etiquette that you wear his or her pieces. The staff was so sweet. They had breakfast pastries and mimosas ready, paired with SUPERB customer service. Shopping at this store is a dream.

I have a few pics of the store details in this collage, but you HAVE to visit for yourself. They have the most gorgeous, clean, and fabulous display cases, layout and vibe. It is 100% true to the KS brand!

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The Harlow necklace in white is a reward I got myself for recently reaching some big, personal goals and achievements. It made it SO much more exciting and gratifying. Harlow is a celebrity favorite (I personally love Hillary Duff in her green one). I’m also showing my new Dawn Medallion earrings. These are the PERFECT everyday earring. They can be dressed up or down (as it is with ALL KS pieces).

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I find Kendra Scott jewelry to be the highest quality, beautiful designs and so AMAZING to wear. It always takes great photos, and her pieces match with every outfit. You can’t go wrong. This store has an amazing color bar, gorgeous light barn wood flooring, insanely beautiful entry way and a awesome sitting area. You can see I also fell in love with the Allison earrings in purple, so they left with me. I picture wearing them on vacation, in a dress by the water, with a pony tail in my hair to let them sway around. They are so fun and happy-go-lucky! I love the rich color too.

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And of course, for you fashionistas out there…today’s Kendra Scott store opening day outfit:

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Now go shop Kendra Scott!!!

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Celebs who love KS:

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Coral Dress // Day & Night

I got a great question last week: Where do I buy day dresses? My favorite stores for day dresses are: Forever 21 (inexpensive & trendy), Ardeb B. (if you hit a good sale you can really strike fashion gold), Bebe (pricey, but the quality is BEYOND) and Loehmann’s (I’m a BARGAIN HUNTER so this is my mother-ship; best high-end brands for unbeatable prices).

Here’s the maxi look I wore on Friday in Beverly Hills & LA. I had a dance competition for all my awesome dance teams. My outfit had to be comfortable and functional! The key to daily style is mixing inexpensive pieces with high end pieces to make a complete, fab look.

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After running around ALL day, and getting all of our dancers situated it was time for evening competition. I took the hair down and volumized to change it up for a night look.

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These earrings are AWESOME with so many different outfits. I always feel glam in them!!! Kendra Scott is easily my favorite jewelry designer. Here’s a pic of the Danielle earrings from her blog (this is not my photo- visit blog.kendrascott.com) KENDRA SCOTT WEBSITE HERE

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Lisa Vanderpump (RHOBH) has these earrings too! Here are my white mother of pearl earrings up close.

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Be sure to tell me some of your favorite day dress looks! I love seeing how people put their fashions together. And WERK the look!

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P.S. For those of you wondering, my dance teams all did amazing and placed in top 3!