Everyday Women. Extraordinary Style.

Like many of you, I’m juggling a house, husband, kids, and a full-time job. I’m also struggling with many of the same issues. The biggest…? Finding time to tackle it all, and realizing it’s okay to put your needs first once in a while.

While I look far from perfect most days, I have perfected the art of easy, attainable style for busy, everyday women. It comes down to having the right pieces in your wardrobe and knowing how they work best on your body.

It is my mission to not only remind you that it is okay to take time for you, but also to help you achieve amazing style that is simple, affordable, and works for your size, shape and lifestyle.

Everyday women can have extraordinary style!

What To Wear To Your Fall/Winter Black Tie Event or Gala

If I had a gala, or black tie event this winter, I would definitely buy this Alice + Olivia skirt and top from Neiman Marcus.

It is so gorgeous!

I felt like a princess wearing this full skirt… BUT, I think the crop top adds some edge and modernity to the evening look!

The top is a little loose around your torso, so no excess baby skin over-lapping. Yea!

And, let’s talk about the color. EMERALD. Such a lovely, standout color and one of the big color stories of the season.

If you want to skip the crop top/skirt option, but like the overall look, be sure to shop the BLUE dress option below.

STYLING NOTES:

I think the moto jacket and jewelry add some edginess to the look.

The full skirt would work well on a triangle (conceal hips), inverted triangle (add hips), and rectangular body types (add hips). So cool how the skirt can pull double duty!

This is a tasteful way of wearing a crop top over 40, just show a sliver of skin.

The skirt should be a bit tighter around my waist which would mean even less skin exposure if I tailored it properly.

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Thank you so much for ordering through my links. I make a small commission on every purchase. I really appreciate you supporting me and my business. Erin xo

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Green SKIRT
Green TOP
Blue GOWN
Black Moto Jacket
Chandelier Earrings
Black Sunglasses, Celine, Similar Here
Ankle Strap Sandals

Alexis Bittar Swan Bracelet

Alexis Bittar Croc-Embossed Bangle

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Meet and Greet Event at Elaine Turner Boutique

I don’t do a lot of events, simply because I just don’t have time, but when Elaine Turner’s peeps call… I answer.

I am a big fan of the Alamo Heights ET crew, and of course a huge fan of Elaine’s.

I had the privilege of interviewing Elaine several years ago for San Antonio Magazine (click here for full article), and she couldn’t have been more generous, funny and humble.

For those who don’t know who Elaine Turner is… the Houston native is opening up boutiques all over the country, and is on course to build her very own ‘Burch-like’ fashion empire!

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I will be at the store this Friday from 12pm to 2pm with my buddy, and fellow YouTuber, Marnie Goldberg (MsGoldGirl).

There will be champagne, sweet treats from Bird Bakery, shopping (of course) and raffle prizes…!

Please stop by and say, Hi!

As always, thank you for your support. I appreciate all of you, and would love to see you!

Erin xo

If you can’t make it, be sure to shop my Elaine Turner Picks below… 

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40+ Fashions – How To Wear A Cropped Blazer

Don’t shy away from cropped blazers. They can be incredibly chic and cool! (and… great for petite ladies!) ***** STYLING NOTES: I opted to extend the length of my blazer by wearing a black T-shirt underneath. You can try this look below or mix it up and...

40+ Fashions – How To Look Glamorous At The Beach or Pool

I will fully admit there is NO way I could wear this swimsuit with my children. They would yank on it, and my tiny boobs would be out for all to see. Nope, definitely not practical for kiddos. BUT, a girl can dream…of the day that she and her husband take a...

Neiman Marcus Last Call Mega SALE!

Okay, my fellow budget shoppers… Listen up! Neiman Marcus‘ outlet store “Last Call” is practically giving stuff away in their ‘end-of-the-season’ mega sale. Designer clothes and accessories are up to 75% Off! This is a good one. I...

My Favorite Shorts Are On Sale!

My summer staple…? SHORTS. It is way too hot for pants here in south Texas. And, shorts enable me to tastefully perform all mom duties (without risk of over-exposure). I wear a this pair of shorts from JCrew at least twice a week (I own about six colors). They...

40+ Fashions – How To Wear A Jumpsuit

There is nothing easier, or more chic and sophisticated, than a GREAT fitting jumpsuit! You don’t have to worry about what to pair with it… like you do with separates. Just throw it on, add some accessories, and go! I will admit the ‘undressing to go...

What Exactly Is “LikeToKnow.It”?

I get it. I totally do. The LAST thing you want to do is sign up for ANOTHER social media-like website. It seems like there are too many to keep up with as it is. But, please hear me out with “LikeToKnow.It”. This is a website that enables you to SHOP all...
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