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Animal Print Peplum Tank

It’s Valentine’s Day. A day filled with hearts, flowers, and candy. Well, not for everyone I guess! I love flowers. I love candy. But, I don’t love the high prices that spike up right around Valentine’s Day, so Justin and I really don’t do anything to celebrate (aside from me cooking a nice dinner with a bottle of wine…which might end up being a pizza and wine tonight because I have a very busy day today and probably won’t feel like cooking. Oh well). We will definitely still enjoy our evening together….maybe watch a movie and play a few board games. Enjoying time together with my love is a great Valentine’s Day in my opinion!

animal print peplum tank

There are a lot of other things I’ve been loving lately…and Valentine’s Day seems like a great day to talk about them! First: this weather. I know I’ve been talking about the weather a lot lately, but oh my goodness has it been wonderful here. The fact that it is warm enough outside for me to wear a tank top is kind of crazy. I am really trying to embrace it and enjoy being outside whenever possible.

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Another thing I love? This peplum tank top. I went in to Target on Sunday to check out the Prabal Gurung for Target collection…and even though I took home a skirt, I found myself wandering the rest of the clothing section to see what was new. It was then that my eyes fell on a rack of peplum tank tops. After trying all four color/pattern variations out (black and white stripe, solid black, coral and beige stripe, and animal print), I ended up buying two of them. With a lot of peplum tops I have the problem of them not being long enough (my torso is long), but these tops are the perfect length! Have you ever purchased more than one color/pattern of an item because you love it so much? Tell me I’m not alone.

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green flower statement necklace

Again, I’ve been loving that bright pops of color are showing up in clothing and accessories at this point. Maybe it’s the warm weather, but wearing a pop of hot pink shoes and a citrus green statement necklace definitely brighten my mood.

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One more random thing I’m loving right now: Glamglow. They were running a promotion and I ordered their sample pack that included 2 samples of each variety – the YouthMud and the SuperMud. I honestly want to have the full size of both muds because I can’t decide which one I love more. They are incredible…I’m barely wearing any makeup (aside from mascara) in these pictures…I didn’t feel like I needed to after using the YouthMud the day before. Glamglow, you have won me over and made me fall madly in love with you.

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Peplum tank top: Mossimo, purchased at Target // Bootcut jeans: Banana Republic // Pink pumps: Antonio Melani (similar here) // Flower statement necklace: T.J. Maxx (almost identical here) // Black envelope clutch: ASOS (similar also at ASOS)


What are YOU loving this Valentine’s Day?



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