Closet Staples, Part 2

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I like to treat every day as a “first impression” kind of day. When I get ready in the morning, I am looking for an outfit that has a professional appeal and is easy to wear.  I have clothes in my closet I continually rely on that are budget-friendly, classic pieces you can mix and match – and that is what this series is featuring. You can read Part 1 here. Basics … Read More

Fall’s Blanket Cardigan

Teacher FashionistaFor Play, Winter Fashion2 Comments

Fall…. The crunch of crisp leaves on the ground. The smell of pumpkin spice all around. The cooler weather and the cozy nights snuggling by the fire. I love it all! Fall is slowly but surely arriving in our neck of the woods and I welcome it with open arms! I’m sure you have already noticed that blanket scarves are all the rage! Have you found … Read More

Style Spotlight: Orange is the New Black

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This week, I am collaborating with Elle from Living In Color Style and Jaqueline from Stylin in St. Louis for their spotlight weekly link-up series. Halloween is right around the corner, so our theme is Orange is the New Black (aka. digging out your black & orange pieces!)! Would you like to look festive but, dare I say, maybe skip the costume? That is almost always how I feel about this … Read More

Olive Green Jacket

Teacher FashionistaCasual, Teacher Styles, Wear to Work, Weekend Wear

Olive green has been a “hot hue” for a few years now, and this fall, I decided to find one of those coveted green, military-inspired jackets. Finding the perfect one proved to be difficult because there are so many to choose from! Being on a teacher’s budget, I didn’t want to spend over $100 on a jacket. So when I saw this one for under $50, … Read More

Closet Staples, Part 1

Teacher FashionistaMy Closet, Teacher Styles, Wear to Work

As my first blog series, I thought I’d dive right into teacher style since it is near and dear to my heart! I know that when I first started student teaching, one of my biggest worries was whether or not I’d show up in something professional enough, yet still comfortable enough to stand in and walk around in throughout the day. Because, let’s be real – … Read More

Dare to Flare

Teacher FashionistaCasual, Featured Collaborations, Teacher Styles, Wear to Work, Weekend Wear

Hello 70’s! I am one of those people who is excited to see flare jeans again! They add some diversity when I’m making choices on which “bottoms” to wear instead of just the go-to skinnies. Silver Jeans have been my favorite fit in jeans since I was in high school. I have had various washes and styles ranging from boot cut to skinnies, and have loved them all. … Read More

Floral Shorts

Teacher FashionistaBy Day, For Play, Summer Fashion, Weekend Wear

I do live in Arizona, so we have not said goodbye to summer heat just yet. Even yesterday, our high was 102 degrees! I can hardly wait to wear fall clothes! In case any of you are still getting some of those warmer temps like me, or perhaps have a warm vacation you’re looking forward to – let’s talk floral shorts! Anything floral just catches my … Read More

Hello Blogging World!

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So here I am….. blogging?! I need a nervous emoji face here…… Blogging in general is not new for me. But blogging for fashion and personal style? That’s new! I am so excited to say hello to all of my followers in this new venue! Let me introduce myself a little bit, in case you don’t know me yet. My name is Jules, and I’m a wife, … Read More