Oh Hey Meow, Fall!

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FALL IS HAPPENING!  Sometimes it feels like there will never be any other season here in Palm Springs except HEAT WAVE, so this is a big deal for me.  We had our windows open all weekend (!!!!!!).  I actually felt cold at a few different points, this is a really big deal!  So, the best way I celebrate- BOOTS!  Yes, paired with dress because I don’t need a coat just yet still, but this is still major!  And I love them, want to marry them, am considering a move to Chicago just so I can wear them more.  All totally normal.  xx- Sarah

Shop this outfit:  dress: Equipment (here and here), boots: Stuart Weitzman, bag: b-low the belt, sunnies: Karen Walker, watch: Michael Kors, rings: Gabriel Artigas, Losselliani

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Freelance Style

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One of my favorite things about my work life is that every day is different- I’ve quickly learned to expect the unexpected!  Being a freelance creative was always my dream- I was never good at sitting in one place for too long and felt like a fish out of water with 9-5 hours.  So of course my closet reflects all of this!  I may wear casual clothes for a day in the office/errand running one day, style an appropriately creative/professional look for meetings the next, and then get dolled up for an evening event after that.  I love it- variety is the spice of my life!  Today I’m partnering with Nine West to share 3 looks to inspire your creative-work life!  I hope you love!  xx- Sarah  {click through for more of each look and shopping details!}

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Ted Baker #PinpoinTED

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Happy Wednesday everyone!  I’m excited to tell you about a fun contest that Ted Baker is hosting called #PinpoinTED.  How it works: you create a Pinterest board for a friend, name it “PinpoinTED for {friend’s name}”, Pin to it from Ted Baker’s pinpoinTed boards, and then submit it here for a chance for you AND your friend to win $800 to shop at Ted Baker!  Brilliant, right?!  How much would your friend who you created the board love you if you won for them!  I think it definitely warrants a batch of thank- you cookies, at the very least!  The only hard part in all of this would be choosing what to buy, there’s so much goodness in stock right now! Good luck my friends!  xx- Sarah

Shop this Outfit:  skirt: Ted Baker, tank: Ted Baker, bag: Ted Baker, bracelet: Ted Baker, Shoes: Alice + Olivia (old)

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Final Days of Summer

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Ok, I’m not letting go of Summer just yet, the bike riding weather is just too good!  But I figure- just add boots for a little nod to Fall, right?  These boots and a number of different pairs of denim shorts have been in heavy rotation lately.  Like, maybe an embarrassing amount of heavy rotation.  Lou recently told me I should do a major closet clean-out because “all you wear is jean shorts anyway”.  HMPH!!!!  I WILL NOT!  But really, Fall should take over quickly because he’s 85% right.  (insert worried emoji face here).  xx- Sarah

Shop this outfit:  shorts:  One Teaspoon, top: Band of Outsiders, boots: Plomo (and more sizes here), sunnies: Sunday Somewhere, bracelets: Alexis Bittar, Monserat de Luca, ring: Elizabeth and James

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An Alexander Wang Obsession

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Happy Friday everyone!  What’ve you got on the books for the weekend?  I love these weeks that start with a holiday weekend- a four day work week is where it’s at!!!  I’m excited to spend time with friends, do a little bit of lounging, and of course- keep up my workouts for #GetFitSeptember!  A perfectly mellow and ideal weekend in my book.  Have a great one!  I’ll be back later with some links for your weekend.  xx- Sarah

Shop this outfit:  pants: T by Alexander Wang, top: T by Alexander Wang, shoes: BC Footwear, bag: Meli Melo, glasses: Ray Ban, watch: Marc Jacobs, rings: Elizabeth and James, Gabriela Artigas, bracelet: Miansai

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Where Fall Meets Summer

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At the end of every August I start fantasizing about eating hearty winter stews and layering scarves over winter coats.  It’s the East Coast in me, I can’t quit it.  But in the desert, it’s HOT in September for the most part.  So I’m going to plan some trips to cooler places and I’m also going to wear these black shorts like crazy.  Because they’re my version of Fall and a damn cute consolation prize at that.  I’m also going to shop for cool weather clothes for all of you who live in places with true seasons (lucky ducks!)!  I hope you’re ok with that!  xx- Sarah

shorts: One Teaspoon (here and here), shirt: Asos, shoes:  BC Footwear, bag: Chloe, hat: Rag & Bone, belt: b-low the belt, watch: Marc Jacobs, bracelet: Kristen Elspeth, rings: Elizabeth and James and Gabriella Artigas

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