Thursday, December 27, 2012

HOLIDAY MOOLA? (new year's finest)

Oh heyyyyyyyyyy.
Have you guys been around the blog world lately? I sure have not been. Oops.
I can't even blame being away, I've been back at work since the day after Christmas, but I've been too lazy to post. That's the truth, folks. 
Now, I am guessing a few of you out there got some gift cards or good old fashioned cash for a holiday gift, right? Sure you did. Here are a few fun ideas for what to do with that moola- whether you decide to get a few small gifts & save the rest...or just go right ahead and splurge! For FF this week I thought it might be fun to do New Year's finest accessories rather than an outfit! Here are my picks:

1. These ASOS mittens are straight up adorable, and for $12, you can wave 'em at everyone you know.
2. For me, the washi tape will never say die. I am obsessed with these Madewell ones, and for a measly $4 a pop, you can grab a handful of them without making a dent in your Christmas cash.
3. Everyone loves gold polka dots right now, and what better way to display them..but with  a $17 bangle?
4. Everyone knows the Target+Neiman Marcus collaboration failed. BUT that just means the best thing from the collection, these Marc Jacobs pouches, are now under $35. YEAH. So for you name brand ladies on a budget, scoop one of these up stat!
5. How hilarious is this old school phone handset? Michael got one of these for xmas and it rocks.

1. GAH. New Kate Spade watches kill me. Go navy for class and pink for spunk.
2. These Brandy Pham for BaubleBar rings are perfect for stacking or bright enough to make a statement on their own, and at $68, they're not toooo much of a splurge!
3. J.crew. Green. Bag. Must. Hug.
4. Now why is a $24 item in the splurge section? Because for me $24 is a ridiculous amount to pay for lipstick...sorry folks. However with a little extra holiday cash, I think this perfect NARS color be a little more justifiable.
5. Oh Kate Spade idiom necklace, how do I love thee? Let me count the ways. Tons of colors, $58. PLUS they're reversible with a witty Kate Spade phrase on the back!

What would you grab from each of these groups?
Washi tape and Kate Spade Idiom necklace for me, please.

xo, lp


  1. I hear ya on working since the 26th but being too lazy to post. It's the holidays though so it's fine.

    I love those Kate Spade watches - very classy!

  2. I have the black and gold polka dot bracelet! That just reminds me I should add that to my outfit! :) Fun to find you on #FF I LOVE the green bag.

  3. Ooooh love all of these ideas! I have been a lame blogger lately too. Cant wait to go spend all my gift cards though :) Hope you had a great holiday!!

  4. Love the old school phone handset! I always think they are fun!

  5. I love, love, love the mittens & the polka dot bangle!! Have Happy New Year.

  6. what super cute finds!!!!
    of course my favorite is the green bag
    love love love

    Happy Friday!

    Redheaded Daybook

  7. I wish the splurge and save were reversed because I so want those necklaces!! I think I might have to stop by my local Target to see what's left if anythign at all

  8. Love the Kate Spade Idiom Necklaces. I would totally get the Red - Paint the Town Red.

    For our badgers, ya know!


  9. obsessed with the metallic clutches! hope you're having a happy new year! kyle and i were lucky enough to take home terrible colds as souvenirs from FL so we're bumming around this year.


  10. so glad to have found another UW/WI blogger (thanks to 17th and Irving). Your blog is adorable :)

    1. hurray! me too!! pretty awesome she saw the connection :)

  11. Those Hi/Bye gloves are freaking awesome!! Poor Target, what a total fail with the collab! I swear, you find the BEST and CUTEST stuff!!! Glad you are back!! Cheers to 2013!!!

  12. Oh I really really want that kate spade necklace!

  13. I have that phone and clutch :)

    love that green bag too!!


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