Back to School Fashion Week: Deals!

Next up for our Back to School Fashion Week, we had to share a couple of the awesome sales that are going on right now! Nothing is better than stocking up (seriously it gives us butterflies and we’ve been graduated for…awhile) for the school year and getting amazing deals while you’re at it! Gap is running a 40% off full priced items for card members (35% if not) sale while Jcrew is an additional 40% off sale items. Not bad at all! Here’s some of our favorite deals, and below you can shop them – plus a ton more! – in … Read more

Back to School Fashion Week: Picture Day!

Next up in our Back to School Fashion Week is our favorite finds for picture day! We did a little research across the web for the best Picture Day tips (at the bottom of this post!) and put them all together for you here! Whether you dress up or keep it casual, here are some great options that go along with what we’ve read! FOR BOYS: 1. For a more formal picture try this white button down, with a extra comfortable knit blazer, and a classic striped tie! 2. Going the other direction with something extra casual (but still picture appropriate!) … Read more

Back to School Fashion Week: Backpacks!

best of backpacks

With the exception of our next update for the Made to Matter challenge tomorrow, we’re taking this whole week to share the best of Back to School 2014 fashion! Our own Fashion Week if you will. Move over Mercedes Benz! First, what is more official then picking out a back pack? We scoured our favorite stores and these are our favorites for preschoolers on up!   1. JcPenney always pulls through with awesome clothing and accessories at unbelievable prices. We love this camping style backpack for girls! 2. & 4. Gap wins for the best backpack collection this year! Everything … Read more

hanna andersson

Thursday Threads is back with our favorites from Hannah Andersson! This brand is one of our favorites for so many reasons, but number one being they are so long-wearing! You can pass their pieces down to the next siblings in line and they look as good as the first wear. We also love their dedication to soft wearing items, where seams, and collars, and waistbands are made with comfort in mind, we’ve seen comfort become secondary with lots of brands, but not Hanna! Here are our favorites from their new line! For GIRLS: Bright easy pieces that mix and match … Read more

MVPs of summer

your must haves for summer

Today’s post a is a reader request, we love getting these! We can’t believe Summer will be over this time next month, but we’re certain we’ll get lots of mileage out of all of these things! Picks for kids and for moms, coming right up! What would you add to these lists? KIDDOS: 1. Jenna: My kids hardly get burnt, I am super diligent about sunscreen, but occasionally they get a little too much exposure. That can happen after 8 hours at the pool and park right?! This Sun Bum Cool Down is incredible. It instantly soothes their skin, cools … Read more