Tag: style

March Favorites: Embroidered Sweater + Straw Hat

If you’re like me you’re probably thinking how is it already April! I’m not complaining…lol, just looking forward to some much needed beautiful spring weather and spring blooms! I’m always excited to begin a new month because with each new month I feel brings an opportunity to start anew. Whether I’m working on a personal

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10 Wedding Dress Shopping Tips

Finding the perfect wedding dress is at the top of the wedding planning to-do list for a lot of brides, if not ALL brides; I know it was for me. Weeks after my wonderful fiancé proposed to me (best day ever BTW…well, second to the birth of my Little A), I remember thinking where do

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My Wedding Inspiration Board

It’s been some time since my engagement and I’m literally knee-deep in planning for our big day. I’ve started to curate my wedding inspiration board to help me create a cohesive look and feel for the big day from color palettes to patterns, to bridal party colors, and set the tone for the vibe in

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10 Affordable Style Tips by Stylist Niki Whittle of Style Studs and Lace

Hi blog readers! I hope you’re all doing well and hope the New Year is being kind to you. Today I have a special guest blogger here on ACBlog. I am delighted to have her on and can’t wait for you to read all about her affordable style tips. She’s a designer, blogger, and a

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Flower Cone

  I hope you had a wonderful NYE night out and that  you made it home safe! Thank you to Farida Floral Boutique for this ridiculously beautiful and creative flower cone! Couldn’t imagine a better way to kick-off 2017! This mother-daughter boutique is based in Northern Virginia and they specialize in flower cones like this

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NYE // Gold Rush

    Happy New Year Blog Readers! Can you believe it is the end of 2016?! Wow, can I just say that this year has been an amazing roller coaster ride full of the best memories. Some of which I have shared with you here on the blog and Instagram and some that will remain

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Red Midi Dress

One of my favorite things to do is to go shopping with my mom; we just enjoy it and it’s a great bonding experience for us. My second favorite thing to do without spending a dime is to shop my mom’s amazing closet, lol! I always love something more when she tells me I cannot

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Dolce Vita Suede Booties

{Always Creating™ Blog // Weekend Style in Suede Boots}

By now you all know how we feel about our weekends… and this weekend is no different, but sometimes mommy duty calls…oh, wait, that’s like every day! This weekend Little A was invited to two birthday parties, which she couldn’t wait to attend and I’ll be honest I was not ready for how hectic my

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Fall Foliage in Northern Virginia

  Fall is hands down my favorite season. It used to be summer, sorry summer, but I love the cool, crisp air that fall / autumn brings. And let’s not forget all the beautiful foliage! Every year this time, I take my camera over to our local lake to capture the beauty of this season

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Falling for Fall

Happy Saturday! It’s the first day of October and we are now in the last quarter of the year–the most exciting three months of the year with Halloween / Thanksgiving / Christmas right around the corner! It is finally feeling like fall here in Northern Virginia and we are excited for the cool down. This

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Summer Concert #OOTD

I like to think I’m spontaneous. I know, hard to believe being a busy working mommy and all. The day before going to the Ricky Martin concert my friends had posted on FB about going to see him. Coincidentally, I’d seen the Facebook ad by Wolf Trap (venue) advertising the upcoming show. I was all

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Chambray + Stripes

When you find a chambray dress so comfy you literally want to wear it all day, every day…well, you wear it to work with a crisp white embellished collard shirt and your favorite striped jacket. Dress: Target Jacket: H&M Shirt: Jennifer Lopez (Via Kohl’s) Slides: Payless Shoes Bag: Coach Thanks for reading Always Creating Blog!

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