power colors.

h&m blazer; anthropologie top; hco shorts; cc skye bracelet; rebecca minkoff bag; cynthia vincent x target wedges

I don’t remember how it came to be, but my high school best friend and I once declared turquoise and purple to be our power colors and somehow it just stuck.  At debate competitions (nerd alert) she wore a turquoise blouse with turquoise pumps and I wore a similar purple ensemble.  We thought we were pretty badass and to this day, this color combo still brings a smile to my face.  We were definitely onto something because this jeweled-toned pairing is boldly perfect no matter the season.

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pumpkin hunting.

Although I didn’t have time to make it out to the pumpkin patch this year, I did find an alternative closer to home.  Surprisingly, Trader Joe’s had a decent selection of pumpkins and gourds galore.

The options ranged from miniature to fairytale shaped (think Cinderella’s carriage), to “ugly” (or should I say … unique?).

One of my personal faves were the pumpkin branches.  Festive, miniature and adorable.  What more could you ask for?

In the end, I scooped up a typical carving pumpkin for only $2.99 and a special treat to boot.  I’ll be attempting to carve the little guy tonight so stay tuned for the final result!

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step on it.

I’m slowly coming to terms with the fact that it’s time to put the flip flops away.  Just kidding.  I live in AZ, so it’ll be another month until it’s really time.  Still, I can’t wait to get my hands on a hearty fall shoe.  My favorites include wedges, loafers, and stacked heels.

1. Zara Wedge Ankle Boot — $129.00
2. Zara Wedge Brogue Ankle Boot — $129.00
3. Angeles Lola Tan Tassel Wedges —  $55
4. Qupid Mustard Velvet Loafers — $26
5. Chelsea Crew Leila Spectator Flats — $53
6. Wanted Carlton Leopard Loafers — $38
7. Zara Combined Court Shoe — $69.90
8. Steve Madden Grettta Suede Peep Toe — $69.98
9. Steve Madden Lowdownn — $49.98