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{recap} Wardrobe Update - April

  Friday, April 29, 2016 at 7:30 AM   |    Post a Comment     Tagged:,,,,,, 
Well, I did it. I misbehaved this month and spent way over my monthly budget (I lowered it to $100 this year) to buy a pair of Ancient Greek Sandals I've wanted ever since they were posted on their Instagram.  I was able to get them for 15% off thanks to signing up for Moda Operandi's newsletter, but they were still pricey.  But as it is my favorite brand I think it's okay to splurge once a year on a new pair, right? I'm up to 6 pairs now.

I was also bad and ordered a really cute romper from Gilt. In my defense, it had been in my cart for weeks and I only ordered it after getting a 30% off coupon! So that's kind of good...right?

Last night I went to a Spring shopping event at Clinton Crossing and picked up a couple pieces because I can't resist a good deal! Luckily my mom bought one of them for me because she's awesome! So technically I only bought one thing.

THE (modified) RULES
  1. Be mindful of purchases
  2. Quality over quantity
  3. Basics are best



  1. Saint Laurent Multicolor Silk Patchwork Blouse ($350 via eBay, christmas money, $2390+ retail)
  2. Free People Jax Patched Skinny Jean ($52, retail $128) 
  3. Jason Wu snakeskin pussy bow blouse ($122 via Roundabout, $1395 retail) 
  4. Cynthia Steffe 'Naomi' feather print shirt dress ($10 via Lord & Taylor, $248 retail) 
  5. *NEW!* Greylin 'Osten' Open Back Romper ($27 via Gilt)
  1. J.Crew Factory colorblock sweater ($24, used gift card)
  2. *NEW!* Banana Republic 'patch-pocket' shorts ($11 at Clinton Crossing Premium Outlet)
  1. *NEW!* Ancient Greek Sandals 'Athanasia' in Croc ($238 via Moda Operandi, $280 retail)
  2. *NEW!* J.Crew Raffia Seaside Sandals (Mom bought at Clinton Crossing)
  1.  None
Gifted from Brands:
  1.  None

About Closet Fashionista

Loves to get bargains on clothes and is obsessed with Harry Potter and Disney. By day she is a freelance graphic and web designer. She also has a slight obsession with movies.

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  1. Is that like your third pair from Ancient Greek Sandals ?
    Oh and I love the J Crew ones.

  2. I love the sandals, they're gorgeous! I need them in my wardrobe, too!

  3. Love these items! The sandals are really nice! =)

    - Cielo
    Mermaid in Heels

  4. You are up to six pairs? I can only think of three too... I don't think you were as bad as me this month at least. Love the romper too, it's adorable.
    Chic on the Cheap

  5. It's coming up to warmer weather for you so I think a playsuit and sandals are very useful and smart purchases. Plus with the extra % off it was a good time to buy! :)

    Away From The Blue Blog


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