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16 Straw Tote Bags Under $50

Recently I find myself reaching for a straw tote bag every weekend.  When it comes to summer handbag trends, straw bags are definitely on top. And a tote is so versatile! I've been bringing a straw tote to the beach, the farmer's market, brunch... the list goes on.

Style

How To Make Polka Dots Modern

Polka dots have made a huge comeback in the fashion world. The playful print has a retro vibe. But it can look modern with the right styling. Earlier in the week, I showed how to wear a polka dress with sneakers. And in today’s Casual Friday post, I’m doing polka dots with denim.

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Inspired By Margot Robbie’s Polka Dot Dress & Sneakers

I love when celebrities wear the same outfit twice. It reminds me of the "Stars — They're just like us!" features that I used to read in Us Weekly. When I first saw a picture on The Budget Babe of Margot Robbie returning from her honeymoon in a polka dot dress, I was immediately draw to how the actress made the ruffles sporty with Puma sneakers.

Beauty

New Hair Goals: Short, Natural & Healthy

I was so nervous when I decided to chop off my hair last month. I've always thought that long, loose waves made me pretty. But my hair was damaged. It was time for a change. It took me a few weeks to get used to the chop. But I now realize, that you can be confident with any hairstyle. The key is having healthy hair.

Style

Why a Maxi Dress is a Beach Resort Vacation Must

Whenever I'm figuring out what to pack for a beach resort vacation, I always bring along a maxi dress. It's such a versatile piece that you can easily dress up and down. For a fancier dinner, you can throw on a pair of heels and some statement jewelry. And for a more casual night by the water, you can add flats and throw on a denim jacket.