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Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Black Floral - Summer Chic

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Monday, May 29, 2017

Top Ten Real Life Prom Dresses

Hello my lovelies!

As promised here is my top ten Real Life prom dresses. These kids get more and more creative every year!

As always...


Happy Shopping!

Your Friend,
The Fabulous Shoe Maven


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Photos courtesy of Facebook

Happy Memorial Day!


Today we remember all those who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom.

We are forever indebted to you.

Your Friend,
The Fabulous Shoe Maven

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Midday Delight - DELICATE DARLING BEIGE AND IVORY LACE BODYCON DRESS

 

If your looking for a unique prom option this is it! Featuring, an eyelash lace halter bodice and skirt with a scalloped hem.

Happy Shopping!

Your Friend,
The Fabulous Shoe Maven

Monday, May 22, 2017

Friday, May 19, 2017

Prom on Bloglovin'

I really liked sharing my fa Bloglovin' posts for Easter so I thought I would do it for prom too! Who knows, this might become a monthly theme on the blog. Let me know what you think about that in the comments!

If you aren't following me there just click →

Check out my favorite posts for Prom from Bloglovin' below!

Happy Shopping!
Reading 👀


Your Friend,
The Fabulous Shoe Maven

Society19
Its not only about the dress. Head over to Society19's blog for some great ideas for showstopping prom hair.

Tip Junkie
12 DIY Prom Dresses & Boutonnieres
This is for my DIY fashionistas! Go for the dress tutorials and stay for the thousands of tutorials Laurie has on her blog. Its a DIYers paradise.

Fashionista
WHAT JASMINE TOOKES, RACHEL HILBERT AND 27 MORE FASHION PEOPLE WORE TO PROM
This is a blog I personally follow like the fashionista that I am. I love looking back at what fashion forward people wore to prom. Its interesting to see what was in during the 80s, 90s and the early 2000s. 

The Fashion Bomb Blog
Fashion Bomb Exclusive: An Interview with Terrence Torrance, The Designer Behind the #BlackLivesMatter Prom Dress
This is a story you might have heard because it went viral. A young lady used her dress to make a social statement and Fashion Bomb Daily interviewed the designer of the dress. An interesting read and then subscribe for more great content. Another blog I personally follow. 

Girls Tween Fashion
This post has some great tips for buying a prom dress online. Including a measuring guide and advice for buying lead time.

The Blog: Neiman Marcus
If you want to splurge this prom season check out this post by Neiman Marcus. Its a mix of dresses and accessories that will probably break the budget but have people talking for years to come.

Lulus.com Fashion Blog
Yes this is Lulus the store. So you can browse their top looks and then buy them in their formal shop. Winning! I love the DELICATE DARLING BEIGE AND IVORY LACE BODYCON DRESS by the way (the first dress pictured).


Featured Brand: Seventeen Magazine



When I was young and seventeen, Seventeen magazine was my fashion bible. Every trend especially for a girl on a budget were featured in these pages. While I'm not glued to those pages anymore I still know that they are the authority on teen fashion, especially prom! That's why Seventeen is our featured brand this month. Yay!

Their spread on prom is INSANE! Looking for inspiration or just want to see what your peers are wearing, Check it out here

They have something for everyone. From the DIYer to the Budget Conciosus Fashionista to the Diva. They even have quizzes to test your prom style in case you don't have a vision for the day. 

Plus, check out some of their great content for my featured trends this month at the links below:

Trend#1
Black Dresses

Trend#2
Crop Tops

Trend#3
Short Dresses


Bonus
Shoes
You know I'm a shoe girl so, 


So pick up a subscription for Seventeen Magazine or at the very least check out their website!

Happy Shopping!
&
Reading

Your Friend,
The Fabulous Shoe Maven



Note: This is NOT a paid advertisement for Seventeen Magazine. I just love the brand! All views are my own.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Midday Delight - Two-Piece Short Open-Back Homecoming Dress


 


This dress features a high-neck top with a low beaded strap, jeweled sheer-net long sleeves and a flared a-line skirt with a sparkling beaded waistband. 

Happy Shopping!

Your Friend,
The Fabulous Shoe Maven



Monday, May 15, 2017

Item Spotlight - Black & White Polka Dot Crop Two Piece Dress

Trend
Crop Top

This happens to be a twofer because it is a black dress and a Crop Top! If you like shop here.


Happy Shopping!

Your Friend,
The Fabulous Shoe Maven

Friday, May 12, 2017

Last Minute: Shop Walgreens for Mother's Day

My second favorite last minute shopping spot is WALGREENS!


I love Walgreens, I shop here all the time with my rewards card on deck lol. They have a great selection of almost anything. So head out to your neighborhood Walgreens to shop for mom this weekend.

Below are some of my favorite picks. 
Bonus: FREE 1-3 day shipping at $35+ or FREE Ship to Store

Remember, selection will vary by store so check availability. But you can order online too at the links below if you are just getting something for yourself and don't need it guaranteed by Sunday.

Happy Shopping!

Your Friend,
The Fabulous Shoe Maven


  




Last Minute: Shop Old Navy for Mother's Day

So at this point if you still haven't gotten something for mom you need to go to a brick and mortar store because whatever you buy online today most likely won't make it in time for Sunday.



One of my favorite last minute options is Old Navy. I just love, Love, LOVE Old Navy! They have something for me, my husband, my son and my soon arriving little one. Plus they have tons of great little things and accessories I love.

So shop some of my favorite picks, in store of course. Or if you just want them for yourself, shop the links below.

Happy Shopping!

Your Friend,
The Fabulous Shoe Maven



   
  



Thursday, May 11, 2017

Mother's Day Gift Guides from Around the Web

Still stumped?! Check out some of the great content available from around the web below to get the creative juices flowing. Featuring articles from Instyle, Country Living, Elle, & The Strategist by NY Magazine.

Happy Reading
&
Shopping!

Your Friend,
The Fabulous Shoe Maven


Instyle

People Magazine

Country Living

Elle

Esquire

Observer

Best Products.com

The Strategist



Uncommon Goods Mother's Day Gift Guide


Uncommon Goods is an online marketplace that connects makers and their creations with individuals looking for truly special goods, regardless of the physical distance between the maker and the shopper. 

In my research for this Style Edit I stumbled upon them, liked the stuff I saw and the rest is history. So check out them, and their unique items. Below are my favorite pieces. Click the links to shop!

Happy Shopping!

Your Friend,
The Fabulous Shoe Maven


    


Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The RealReal LookBook: Things My Mother Told Me


Looking to splurge on Mom this Mother's Day? Shop The RealReal. It's designer at a discount!

Below are my favorite pieces from their Mother's Day Gift Guide.
Happy Shopping!


Your Friend,
The Fabulous Shoe Maven


   


Featuring (Left to Right):   Balenciaga Fall 2016 Floral Print Dress w/ TagsChloé Medium Drew Bag18K Two-Tone Diamond & Emerald Flower Earrings, Robert Clergerie Vicole Platform OxfordsPrada Oversize Baroque SunglassesAlaïa Patterned Mini Dress


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