Duh! I’m a pro in this area if I do say so myself. Below you’ll find ALL the picks from web, current trends, gift guides – and when it comes down to it, ways to make your shopping experience easier (bc it’s overwhelming out there!). There are a few sales that happen at the same time every year, and I want you to know that you can count on BTD to do the legwork FOR you. When it comes to Shopbop & Nordstrom’s major annual sales, you can find a comprehensive rundown of what you need to snatch up and why within this category. Be sure to sign up for the BTD Newsletter (and select shopping!) if you want to make sure you stay in the loop!

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Summer Capsule Wardrobe

Hey friends! I’m so excited to share with y’all the second edition of a capsule wardrobe that I created, this time for the summer season! If you haven’t seen my first capsule that I made for spring, check that out after you browse this one. I try to make the capsule wardrobes as evergreen as possible – that is what a capsule is all about, having pieces that aren’t staples…


20 Cute Swimsuits Under $100

Y’all sent in so many requests for a bathing suit post after my trip to the beach a couple weeks ago so today I’m delivering! I actually don’t tend to spend too much on suits most of the time – especially if they are trendier or whatever, so today’s picks are all budget-friendly. YAY! I really do think you can still find quality swimsuits for under $100, so I’ve collected…


Weekly Outfit Ideas: Summer In The City Looks

I asked and y’all answered – city weekend vacation looks was the standout winner of this weekly outfit idea poll! And since I am headed to Austin for a relaxing weekend, it works out great because I’ll actually be wearing these outfits around town. There was also a HUGE request for wedding guest looks and I will for sure be sharing a guide for that theme ASAP. This week is…


5 Ways to Elevate Your Beach Outfit

Black Textured Dress // Floral Swimsuit Top + Bottom // Wrap Sandals // Flat Straw Beach Bag // Circle Sunnies // Straw Hat Something I’ve been not so great at in the past is picking out swimsuits and coverups that GO together. Like when the colors of the suit ACTUALLY match or at least look decent with the coverup you pick out. For some reason, I usually shop for swimwear…


Memorial Day Sale 2019 Round Up

Happy Memorial Day weekend everyone! I am so ready to get some rest & relaxation in BUT I know that there will be literally 1,001 sales going on at the same time that I don’t want you to miss out on! I have collected a list of the best and my personal favorite retailers that are having sales/events this weekend so that you can shop from one easy location. I…


Striped Tee 7 Ways

Back again with another round of outfit ideas – this week all centered around one item…my favorite striped tee! A basic striped tee is such a key staple in my personal wardrobe so I wanted to share how easy it is to style in so many different ways, from comfy casual to business savvy I am sharing 7 different ways to put together an outfit with this one important piece!…


Spring Crossbody Purses Under $250

Let’s be honest, lugging a big heavy tote bag around all day is the worst and not something I want to do all the time. So when I go out with friends or don’t need to tote around 50 different things in my bag – my go-to is a crossbody bag! There are SO many choices on the market right now and I know the title says bags under $250…


Sephora Spring Favorites

The Sephora Spring Beauty Insider Sale is officially happening and if you are looking to stock up on skincare, makeup and beauty tools – NOW is the time! Depending on your status as a Beauty Insider at Sephora, you will have access to the sale at different times and different discounts. VIB Rouge Members (spend up to $1000 annually at Sephora) Access sale April 26 – May 6, 2019 Discount:…


Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Mother’s Day always sneaks up on me each year! But it’s RIGHT around the corner and so I thought I’d do everyone a favor and put together a little gift guide to help you start thinking (and shopping!) for yours! What Is Something You Have and Love? Would She Love It Too? Honestly, my mom is so hard to shop for because she literally has everything. So I typically just…


10 Mules & Slides I’m Shopping for Spring

I’ve had my heart SET on mules and slides lately. I think they’re just SO cute, easy to wear, and flattering! And so I thought it would be fun to do a little round up of my favorites so far this season. You’ve seen a few of these before on my stories and IG feed and I’ve pulled a few additional pairs I found as well! Sometimes I feel like…


10+ Cute Dresses for Easter Sunday

I can’t believe Easter is in LESS than TWO weeks?! SO crazy, but with it being just around the corner I wanted to share some Easter Sunday dress options for those of you who are still looking. I think you have just the right mount of time for shipping and what not if you still want to order! I know Easter dresses can be tough to decide on because there…


Cute Spring Must Have Tops

Every year with the emergence of spring colors and warmer temps, I get the urge to spring clean my entire wardrobe and bring in all the florals, polka dots and bright colors! Little life hack, if you can’t fit any more tops into your closet – run through the tops you wore or didn’t wear last spring and pick all the ones you didn’t wear, donate or try to sell them…


Spring Capsule Wardrobe (Budget-friendly options)

We are 2 weeks into the BTD Spring Capsule wardrobe and I thought it’d be fun to pull together some of the items at different price points. Plus, I asked y’all on Instagram if that’s something you’d like to see and everyone seemed to be in agreement that you’d appreciate a round up of capsule items at budget-friendly items. I tend to shop at the same places (Nordstrom, Madewell, Shopbop),…


His & Hers Valentines Gifts from Amazon

Valentines Day (or Single Awareness Day, eek!) is right around the corner and whether you have a significant other to gift or not, you can find some joy in these little bits & bobs I have rounded up for the day of love! In the gift guide, I included items for him and for her because I know lots of my gal pals are having GALentines celebrations that we need…


6 Coats Perfect for Rainy Season

I don’t know about where you live, but in the winter Texas gets super dreary and rainy – so gloomy! It is hard to find the motivation to get dressed up in a cute outfit when I know I’ll have to cover it up with a raincoat. That’s why I am sharing 6 raincoats that are pretty cute and you don’t have to sacrifice your style to wear these –…


4 Sweaters Under $50 on Amazon

We are smack in the middle of winter and my go-to daily outfit is a sweater of some sort paired with leggings. Sometimes it is hard to find a cute, unique sweater that is under $100, anyone struggle with this? That’s why I love all four of these options that are under $50 and each comes in multiple colors so if you end up loving it, just order another one – guilt free. You can honestly never have enough sweaters when it is chilly outside and these are ideal for not breaking the bank. Stay cozy!


Business Casual Picks from Nordstrom Half-Yearly Sale

I still can’t believe it’s the last week of the year, but here we are! Something I’m promising to bring y’all more of in 2019 is business casual looks because I know I kind of slacked with that this year. Whether on the blog or at least on Instagram, I’m going to try and share a couple looks a month with y’all. Promise! And since the Nordstrom Half-Yearly Sale is…


10 Teddy Jackets Still In Stock

Teddy jackets… what are y’alls thoughts on them? Personally, I love them and think they are an easy way to complete an otherwise bland outfit. There are also SO many types of teddy jackets to choose from – cropped or full length, nubby or faux fur, and zipper-close or horn buttons. The options are endless and that’s why I have selected a few of my favorite styles to help your…