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{Haute Housewife} Worn-in Weekend Wear

Laidback, relaxed, and easy. It’s how I like my weekends, from what I do, to what I wear. Last week while shopping at the Excess Baggage showroom in Studio City, Jaime and I each thought it would be fun to pick out our own ideal comfy weekend outfit. Jaime opted for fuss-free jeggings and a…

Meredith A. Jackson Amber Quartz Earring Giveaway

Meredith A. Jackson Earring Giveaway

*UPDATE: Entrance into this giveaway has closed. Congratulations to Carly! I hope you enjoy your gorgeous earrings! Whether dressing up, or dressing down, often the most eye-catching element of a girl’s overall look comes from her jewelry. Accessories are the easiest way to add character to an outfit. Choosing the right jewels can mean livening…

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{Haute Housewife} Feelin’ Peachy

Sweet, fresh and light. Is it coincidence that the words to describe one of my favorite summer fruits, also describes how I want feel during the hot summer months? I think not. Peach has established itself as one of the season’s signature colors, in everything from clothes, to make-up, decor, and even food. I love…

Red Haute Summer

{Haute Housewife} Crimson Crush

Crimson isn’t usually the first color that pops into your head when you think of summer, but I say it shouldn’t be discarded so quickly. Take a cue from the Duchess of Cambridge, who was radiant in red, amidst a pool of pastels at the Diamond Jubilee River Pageant, ┬áSunday. Her crimson Alexander McQueen was…

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My Fantasy Weekend Plans

I’m feeling really guilty to admit that despite the short week, I’m exhausted! Funny how that works, right? The short weeks end up feeling like the longest ones. And often those of us who lead busy schedules find ourselves using our weekends to fill in the blanks of the hectic week. From grocery shopping, to…

{Sponsor Spotlight} Rice and Beans Vintage

Since the weeks that follow a holiday weekend have the tendency to drag on and on, I thought I’d give your eyeballs and your minds a little break by telling you about something truly FAB! Anyone who loves to shop vintage knows that uncovering a gem can be as difficult as finding a needle in…

{Haute Housewife} Comfy Chic

Now that I’m working from home, getting dressed isn’t really necessary. I could and sometimes do spend the entire day in my PJs. But that mindset doesn’t usually inspire productivity, which can be a problem when you’re running your own business. And I’m sure all you stay-at-home mommies can relate. You need to be comfortable…