Grey Felt Hat

December 1st, 2014

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I have been in need of a new statement hat for some time now, so when I saw this grey felt hat at Urban Outfitters, I snagged it immediately. The hubs and I were shopping a few weekends ago and I slipped this on in the store and he loved it! I agreed and couldn’t wait to get it home to style it. My first go at it produced this simple but fab look. Sometimes, like with this outfit, one accessory is more than enough. I have had this plain black maxi dress since last Christmas, yet for some reason, I haven’t blogged it yet…better late than never! This is an item I am so glad is working as maternity wear with my bump, and I even wore it on Thanksgiving.

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Baby Shower

November 25th, 2014

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My family and friends showered me and bébé Marechal with love and goodies this last weekend! I feel so blessed to have been able to spend the afternoon with my loved ones and celebrate the little nugget that will join us early next year. My mom threw the shower and as always, outdid herself on the fabulous decorations and delicious food. I wanted to share a few snaps from the shower and will be posting some on my Instagram account as well. I especially loved the vintage french books and the book called The Twirly Skirt that she found! The cookies were a big hit (as delish as they were beautiful) and of course, my first baby Gaston joined in on the festivities!

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Lusting Over Coats

November 12th, 2014

Although I am a die hard summer fan, by the time fall arrives I cannot wait to slip into one of my favorite coats. The last few years I have been caught majorly lusting over coats and I have no shame about it. I snagged a few favorites last year seen here and here, and although they are still totally fabulous, I may have to score one more this season. Here are some I am lusting after at the moment (click images to shop the look), but the search continues…

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November 5th, 2014


This sage green top from James Perse has been a closet favorite of mine for years (previously worn here). It is just that item of clothing I turn to in the fall and winter when I want a basic look that I know will be flattering. Imagine my joy this last weekend when I went to put it on and it still fit! Yipee! This time I paired it with some skinny jeans (worn with a belly band) and Ralph Lauren booties. I love the mix of soft neutrals like this sage green paired with black for fall and this look really hits the bill.




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Snake Print Pants

November 3rd, 2014

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One thing I have managed to do throughout this pregnancy is control the urge to splurge on tons of maternity clothing. It took me several months to grow out of most of my fitted regular clothing, and other (more forgiving) pieces are still working for me. These snake print pants were one of the items I had to splurge on. I paired them with an American Apparel tee that is still managing to fit around my belly. I have found that as my belly gets bigger, I feel more feminine and beautiful in tighter clothing to showcase the bump. Whereas in the beginning when I felt it wasn’t totally obvious that I was pregnant, I was still doing more of the baggy look. It has been a fun journey fashionwise so far and I can’t wait to see it grow more and attempt to dress it along the way.

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