8.03.2015

Make a Statement // Happiness Boutique


Moving (and reading THIS book) kind of forces you to purge your closet/ belongings. You can only take so much and it causes you to really evaluate what items you care about. I have found my closet shrinking more and more each day for the last two months. It has become an addiction. I've always been someone who cleans out her closet a few times a year, but this time was different. Almost everything had to go. After the purge was over, I was left with my favorite and most basic pieces. I realized that they are the only ones I really wear... The plain t-shirts, the classic jackets, the shoes I can wear every day. While I enjoy keeping my outfits minimal, I still appreciate an excellent accessory.

I had been wanting a coin necklace like this one from Happiness Boutique for a while, so I was thrilled when I found it! It's one of those items that, even though it's a statement piece, will always be in style. I'm pretty picky when it comes to statement jewelry, I don't really like a lot of "bling". This necklace seems to stand on it's own without the help of jewels and excessive feminine touches.

This bag is another statement item that I am loving! My friend (and now roommate!) Brandi invited me to the Nena & co warehouse sale on Saturday and I knew I had to grab one of these fringe bags. It is such a fun piece with a great story behind it.

necklace- c/o happiness boutique
shirt- asos
jeans- c/o kicks usa
shoes- sven clogs
bag- nena & co

Be sure to check out Happiness Boutique, they have a wide variety of statement jewelry with something for everyone! Whether you're like me and gravitate toward the more simple items or whether you love your glitz and glamour, they have pieces that will satisfy all styles.

4 comments

Rhiannon Lorenzo said...

i love this look! that necklace and bag are amazing!

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Carisa @ Bunnies and Pearls said...

love the look, and the bag I want one of those bags so bad!! I recently ready that book, its crazy how it totally changes your mindset about everything you own! I have yet to do a major closet clean out, its a little hard with an infant who always needs to be held lol but I cant wait. I'm with you Ill probably just keep the basics, since that's all I wear anyways!

Sandy a la Mode said...

that fringe on the bag is killer!!!

xo,
Sandy
Sandy a la Mode

Kiely Edmonds said...

eyebrows on fleek!!!! i've always wanted to meet brandi! her cousin is my best friend and i've followed her insta shop for a little bit! i think i do the same thing, i've been purging my closet lately and i always keep the more basic clothing! you can always dress it up with a good accessory!

xo, kiely
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