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Pin it, do it, done; a week of pinterest inspired fun: “the best broccoli of your life”, plum eye shadow, tangerine maxi dress, and teacher appreciation week, oh my!

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Project: “The best broccoli of your life”
• Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 2
• Would I do it again? not so much, I really just like steamed broccoli with olive oil and salt and pepper. you can’t get much simpler than that!
• What I would do differently: the above 🙂
• Items used: http://www.amateurgourmet.com/2008/11/the_best_brocco.html

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  • Project: InStyle Plum Eyeshadow/Olivia Wilde
  • Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 2
  • Would I do it again? yes, I love this look for date night!
  • What I would do differently: nothing 🙂
  • Items used: Mac Eyshadows, Nars Laguna Bronzer, Tarte Amazonian Clay blush, Mac Lipglass

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Source: google.com via Karie on Pinterest

Project: tangerine maxi dress for date night!
• Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 2
• Would I do it again? yes! I love this look 🙂
• What I would do differently: dress it down with more casual jewelry and hair 🙂
• Items used: Max Studio dress, Target earrings, Stella and Dot bangles, Tory Burch gold sandals

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Project: Teacher appreciation week: “Thanks a Latte”!
• Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 2, just a bit time consuming, but so cute!
• Would I do it again? Yes!
• What I would do differently: nothing 🙂
• Items used: http://eighteen25.blogspot.com/2011/04/thanks-latte.html , Starbuck’s gift cards, card–stock, hot pink twine from The Twinery, coffee sleeves

Until ipinterest tomorrow!

Karie J 🙂

day 132: fashionable momma/ spring pink sheath dress with a simple side bun!

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MY “PINTERESTING” TAKE:

 

“PINSPIRATION”, FROM PINTEREST:

Source: google.com via Karie on Pinterest

Source: google.com via Karie on Pinterest

Source: polyvore.com via Karie on Pinterest

  • Project: day 132: fashionable momma/ spring pink sheath dress with a simple side bun!
  • Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 1
  • Would I do it again? yes, it is such a simple spring or summer work dress, lunch dress, church, or easter!
  • What I would do differently: add a gold belt!
  • Items used: knock off Michael Kors dress from Target, gold sandals from Target, Stella and Dot gold bangles, gold hoop earrings from Gorjana

Until ipinterest tomorrow!

Karie J 🙂

day 118: fashionable momma/ diy beachy waves, or not?!

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  • Project: day 118: fashionable momma/ diy beachy waves, or not?!
  • Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 1, just not sure it really worked how I wanted it to.
  • Would I do it again? not sure, it didn’t turn out quite like I had hoped, but I had to try! 😦
  • What I would do differently: I wish I knew, maybe it was my hair… I have  a lot of it!
  • Items used: Solia Flat iron, Oribe Beach Wave Spray, Treseme Tres 2 hairspray.
  • Section hair into 5-10 big sections than braid each in a loose braid. Run a flatiron over each braid, let them cool down, spray hairspray and undo the braids.

Until ipinterest tomorrow!

Karie J 🙂

day 112: fashionable momma, spring casual st. patrick’s day outfit, out with the kiddos!

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Source: weardrobe.com via Karie on Pinterest

Source: polyvore.com via Karie on Pinterest

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• Project: day 112: fashionable momma, spring casual st. patrick’s day outfit, out with the kiddos!
• Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 1
• Would I do it again? yes, it’s such a a simple, comfortable, casual day outfit for a day at the Children’s museum!
• What I would do differently: nothing at all!
• Items used: plaid shirt from H&M, Gap “always skinny” jeans, silver glitter Toms, Target white tank top
Until ipinterest tomorrow!
Karie J 🙂

day 104: fashionable simple spring/summer brown maxi dress/casual day to night outfit!

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Source: modcloth.com via Helen on Pinterest

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• Project: day 104: fashionable simple spring/summer brown maxi dress/casual day to night outfit!
• Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 1
• Would I do it again? yes, it’s such a simple and fun date night outfit or day with the kiddos!
• What I would do differently: more accessories!
• Items used: hair twist, brown maxi dress, target gold sandals, gold layered necklace and ring

Until ipinterest tomorrow!
Karie J 🙂

day 97: fashionable momma/ simple, classy spring black dress!

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• Project: day 97: fashionable momma/ simple, classy spring black dress!
• Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 1
• Would I do it again? Yes! I love this classic LBD look. It’s so simple, yet fun at the same time!
• What I would do differently: Oh you could do so many things! Dress up more for night with heels, do an up-do, ad more splashy jewelry… you name it!
• Items used: Little Black Dress: Gap, black and gold earrings: Forever 21, gold bangles: Stella and Dot, leopard flats: Merona by Target (would love to have the Tory Burch one’s some day!) 😉

Until ipinterest tomorrow!
Karie J 🙂

day 86: fashionable momma/ simple day-to-night spring casual outfit

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“PINSPIRATION”, FROM PINTEREST:

Source: polyvore.com via Karie on Pinterest

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• Project: day 86: fashionable momma/ simple day-to-night spring casual outfit
Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 1
• Would I do it again? yes! It’s such a simple, easy spring outfit, I love it!
• What I would do differently: change out the denim jacket for a cardigan, change out the sandals for flip flops or wedges… so many choices!
• Items used: Hudson white denim skinny jeans, Tory Burch nude sandals, Splendid tank-top, Juicy Couture Jean/Denim jacket, mixed bangles, leaf earring from Forever 21

Until ipinterest tomorrow!
Karie J 🙂