The first date comes with a slew of nerves and excitement. I get school-girl-giddy for first dates, it’s actually pretty cute and rather hysterical. Often the question that is on everyone’s mind is, what do I wear on a first date? Since first dates are typically a nice dinner or a casual meetup, it’s actually easier to plan than you may assume. The options I mention in this article are perfect wardrobe stable to have on hand when a first date arises. Enjoy!
Valentine’s day is nearly here, and I have all the pieces to create a magical day. From date night, a girls dinner, to a night in, here are ideas on what to wear and how to treat yourself! I personally love this holiday because I think it is important to celebrate LOVE in general. This world really can use it right now, so why not get into the holiday spirit.
One of my favorite parts of the holiday season is wearing pajamas all day long while sitting next to the fireplace drinking hot chocolate. There is something so relaxing and nostalgic about having a matching flannel pajama set to open Christmas gifts. To round up the best pajama sets for Christmas 2018, I headed straight to Victoria Secret. FYI, I have had their robes since I was a freshmen in college and live in them. Their sleepwear and lounge wear are extremely comfortable and cute. For a limited time, some sets are priced at $39.50 and comes with free slippers (originally $29.50).
Do you like to wear festive PJs for Christmas? Let me know in the comments what’s your style.
The last installment of this Holiday Gift Guide 2018 is for all those who enjoy luxury. We are ending on a high note, a total show stopper. These gifts are for that special someone in your life who deserves the absolute best. I have included my personal favorites for both men and women, as well as home goods. Simply scroll to shop, click on the item that appeals to you for more information! It has been such a joy writing and providing these gift guides. If you want to see the entire group of 2018 holiday gift guides, then click right here!
If self care and relaxation is top priority for your loved one, then these gifts are for them. Every once in awhile, an at home spa day is required. Throw on a comfy robe, put on super soft slippers, and indulge in a face mask while sipping on spa water. I’ve rounded up my favorite spa essentials to create the perfect self-care day. Simply scroll and click on any option calling your name for more shopping details. If you’re looking for more gift suggestions, check out all the holiday gift guides for 2018 here!
Attending a bunch of holiday parties during this time of year is a ritual that I love. I look forward to the well dressed home and festive cocktails. But what do you bring as a gift to show your appreciation? Each situation is different depending on the environment and how close you are with the host. I find food and wine to be the pretty standard gifts, while other household items, like a wind opener, are often forgotten but would make an incredible homey thank you as well. If it is a coworker inviting, try a coffee table book or coasters. Here are my ideas for the perfect holiday host gift. Simply scroll to shop the products below, click to find out more information. You can find all the holiday gift guides for 2018 right here. Enjoy!
We all have that one friend who is signed up for every spin class, tracks their steps, drinks plenty of water, and has the best gym attire. These gifts are for them. Nothing makes them happier than a brand new pair of workout shoes, headphones, and some practical equipment. I’ve gathered brands that I personally love for this holiday gift guide for the athlete. Simply scroll and click on the gift idea you like the most to find more shopping information. As always, feel free to check out the other gift guides here.
Men are often the hardest to shop for, it’s either they have it, will hate it, or it’s so expensive. Not to worry, I’ve carefully combed through a series of options to gather the perfect gift for that man in your life. Whether that is a husband, boyfriend, brother, father, or all around good friend, I’ve got you covered. I’ve categorized each gift idea to make it easier to shop. Some gifts are the all star gift, that will cost a pretty penny but will also be the showstopper. Other ideas are perfect essentials and stocking stuffers. I hope you enjoy! As always, feel free to check out the other holiday gift guides here.
This is the holiday gift guide I’ve been eager to write! All about the new electronics on the market that make life simpler. You don’t need to be a super techie to use these gifts, just an appreciation for how advanced they are. I’ve spotted everything from smart televisions to thermostats controlled by your phone. These make great housewarming gifts, presents for your significant other, or for anyone who lives on the cutting edge. Simply scroll and click on the option you like best to find more details on where to shop. If you are still looking for more options, check out all the other gift guides for 2018 here.
The third installment of this holiday gift guide series is for the fashionista in your life. This is one area I excel in and have a bountiful of gift options for your best friend, sister, aunt, mom, wife, or daughter. The prices range from stocking stuffer ideas to that all star gifts that will wow her. To make it less overwhelming I’ve divided each gift option into categories making it easier. Simply scroll and click on the one you think is the perfect match to find all the shopping information. I hope you enjoy! Don’t forget to check out the Beauty Gift Guide and Travel Gift Guide as well. For men’s gift ideas, check out a full list here.
Ann Taylor LOFT is probably that secret gem that no one likes to admit they shop, but truly shop for all their closet staples. I am a proud shopper of LOFT. They carry the best jewelry, sunglasses, and blouses at a reasonable price. I have found some of the most adorable sweaters there as well that I have been wearing for YEARS from LOFT. The clothing line is feminine, cute, and very comfortable. The fabric they use is high quality, and easy to clean. These are all the components I look for when shopping for closet staples.
Today’s roundup I am sharing my favorite closet staples from LOFT for fall and winter. These pieces will last you years to come and will be used as often as Monday rolls around. Meaning, these will be the essential items in your closet that will save the day when you feel there is nothing to wear. Let me know in the comments which pieces you are stocking up on and if you want me to do a full roundup of what you should always have in your wardrobe.
I hope everyone is well fed and enjoyed quality time with loved ones. Now it is time to shop those amazing Black Friday deals! There is something so glorious about finishing a delicious meal and then pondering all the goodies you can buy at a massive discount. I can’t be the only one who feels this way! I rounded up the top deals and codes to use for major savings. These are the ones I am eager to shop, I even included what’s in my cart. I categorized everything under each brand, so you can shop the stores you love easily. I hope you enjoy, let’s begin!
As always, for the next month, there will be two tabs located in the menu that will take you straight to my top picks for both men and women holiday gifts.
Do you have a loved one who is constantly on the go? Is traveling their main joy in life, and any chance they get they are on a plane to a new destination? Or perhaps it is for work that they are always traveling. Whatever the case may be, having these fun accessories and travel essentials will make the trip that much more enjoyable. For this next part of the Holiday Gift Guide series, I am focusing exclusively on travel gear. Below, I’ve listed all my favorite travel size companions, in flight necessities, and luggage that I swear by. This year alone, I’ve taken 26 flights and counting. I’ve learned a thing or two about what to always pack along the way.
Side note, if you are looking to gift your friend or family member a travel gift card, check out these companies I use to book my trips. I’ve always scored the best deals with them and hopefully your travel enthusiast will too!
Old Navy is one of those brands where you can find the most unlikely steals and probably the most comfortable pajamas. Especially flannel pajamas. I find that Old Navy does a great job with Fall and Winter clothes, and layering pieces is one of their specialties. The price is always a win with on going sales and already low priced pieces, making the dollar go a long way. I would recommend going to the store to find your correct size before ordering online. Their clothing can run a tad bigger than other brands. Just something to keep in mind!
For this roundup, I have included all my favorite Old Navy picks that are perfect weekend casual outfit ideas. This includes pieces that work well for shopping with friends, brunch, or game day. As well as some clothing options for casual date night to the movies, bowling, or dinner. Of course I threw in a few of my favorite comfy pajamas for those mornings of sleeping in and having breakfast in bed! Let me know in the comments which options you love!