NOTD: Maroon Flowers

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    Hello pretties! Maroon is definitely the color this season- along with deep hunter green, gold, mustard yellow, and many more shades perfect for any girl’s fall wardrobe. I haven’t painted my nails in a while it seems (thanks crazy Junior year) – but I had a super fun event to attend the other […]

Cupcake Social feat. Hope Taylor Photography (+ Exciting News!)

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Hello pretties! This past week, I found out that I had been chosen as one of the 2016 Senior Spokesmodels for Hope Taylor Photography, who is an amazing local photographer. Hope is a senior portrait & wedding photographer located in Fredericksburg, VA- and let me tell you, this girl is incredible! Her business absolutely sky-rocketed […]

Fall Favorites + Throwback Thanksgiving Nails

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Is it really November already? It’s getting quite a bit (okay a lot) colder, Starbucks has officially switched to their red cups, and about every girl in town is rockin’ the “riding boots, flannel, and scarf” look- I would say these are pretty good indicators that fall has arrived. Speaking of fall, I rounded up […]

How To: Create the Perfect Bangle Stack

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Hey everyone! Today we have the fabulous Devin back again from Devin Ashton Designs- check out the cute styling post she did for us a few days ago too, you won’t want to miss it! The perfect bangle stack is an essential to any outfit- especially if you’re a jewelry junkie like me. Here are […]

Styling Statement Jewelry with Devin Ashton Designs + GIVEAWAY

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If you know anything about me- it’s that I LOVE my jewelry and accessories, they can take any outfit from boring to fabulous in a simple step. Today I would like to introduce to you Devin, the owner and operator of Devin Ashton Designs- an up & coming luxe handcrafted jewelry label. All of her pieces […]

NOTD: Peacock Nails

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There’s nothing I love more in life than a good ole’ color combination of deep blue & silver- so classic! I came across this shade from Julep (my FAVORITE polish brand, of course!) and had to incorporate it into a design. Deep shades of blue are so in for fall this year- I’ve been seeing […]

How-To: Easy Candy Corn Nails + NOTD

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      Candy corn are a fall favorite among many, but they can be quite tricky to paint on your nails. This tutorial will show you an alternative of having to stress about painting the perfect triangular candy corn on your nail- its super simple! With a few stripes and some practice, you too […]

DIY: Leopard Face Paint Tutorial

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Hello everyone! Halloween is super duper close (I don’t know about you- but it totally snuck up on me!). I fell head over heels for this sassy, yet classy leopard halloween face paint design and totally had to share it with you guys. The lovely model is one of my closest friends who was awesome […]

Splurge or Save: 10 Beauty Products That Won’t Break The Bank

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Not every product has to cost an arm and a leg, some of the best beauty items I’ve used have been straight from the local drugstore. Splurging on makeup items and hair products from Sephora can be fun sometimes, but when it comes to particular kinds of makeup- you’re better off to save a few […]

Fall Fashion: One Sweater, Three Different Ways

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Fall is officially in full-swing, I’ve pulled out my trusty riding boots, cozy sweaters, fun printed scarves, and pretty much every clothing piece essential to staying warm- and comfy! This gorgeous pumpkin colored sweater from Target was such a steal, only $20- which is awesome for how versatile it can be. Here I’ve paired the […]