Friday, April 19, 2013

Friday Fives

EEP it's Friday! *happy dance* Here's what I'm loving:

One: J.Crew Factory

I recently picked up this {gingham button-down} at the outlet store and can not get enough of it. It's super, super comfy but also very versatile - I can dress it up or down. 


Here's how I styled it for work on Thursday:


It also looks perfect with jeans, any color skinnies, or even as a bathing suit cover up. I love.

I also bought this {colorblock dress}. It might not look like much on the mannequin, but this baby is so cute on. I plan on wearing mine out with wedges and a cute handbag. 


J.Crew Factory also sells this {chevron maxi dress} but in a slightly different color. I bought this one last summer and it's still one of my favorite dresses in my closet. So comfortable but also effortlessly chic.



Two: Peanut butter banana smoothies


Y'all know I've been on a smoothie kick lately, but this thing is to die for. It tastes sinful - like a peanut butter chocolate banana milkshake - but it's actually incredibly healthy.

In a blender, mix:
1 frozen banana
2/3 cup chocolate almond milk
2 tablespoons {PB2}
1/4 cup nonfat plain Greek yogurt
Handful of spinach

I topped mine with 1 tablespoon coconut flakes and ate it with a spoon. So delish!

Three: Greenville's new rooftop wine bar

I'm obsessed with {Sip}, Greenville's newest wine bar. It's on the roof of a building downtown, so I love going simply for the view! (Plus I'm a total wino)


The above is a picture from my friend's instagram (yup, that's me!). They have comfy couches everywhere and huge wine barrels throughout if you want to place your drink down.

Four: New spring goodies


Nothing says spring like a new pair of sunnies (these are Nine West), Essie polishes in {mod square} and {turquoise & caicos} and some {sparkly sandals}.

Five: The beach!
I am aching to go to the beach!! The beach is my happy place, and all I can seem to think about lately is donning a bikini and floppy hat and laying out in the sand all day. My family is headed to the beach for a week in May and I've already started planning my outfits for each day/night. Am I crazy? Someone please tell me I'm not.
 
What are you guys loving this Friday?
 
Love, Cait

25 comments:

  1. Your love for JCrew, clean eating and wine makes me think we're almost the same person. Love your blog!!

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  2. I seriously want to be you. Can you please come style me? k. thanks.

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  3. Wine bar? That sounds like my kind of place!! Love your work ensemble...on trend, but still appropriate for work. Definitely something I need to keep in mind while I'm on rotation this summer.

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  4. loving all the items from jcrew-and their factory is having a sale this weekend..ekkk! um also, I'm super jealous of that wine bar- how chic!!!

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  5. Love those sandals from Target. Must. get. them.

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  6. I was out of town last thursday when Sip officially opened but i'm DYING to go! hopefully the weather will turn out okay this weekend and i'll get to take a trip.

    miss you friend! we've got to hang out...SOOON!

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  7. J. Crew Factory has had some great pieces recently. I bought that gingham shirt too and it is SO comfortable. I love the lace skirt you paired with it. Where did you find it?

    SHF
    thechroniclesofs.blogspot.com

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  8. Loving all of this, your style is too cute!

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  9. Loving your J.Crew Factory shirt, so cute, especially with that great necklace!

    AKB
    asouthernbrunette.blogspot.com

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  10. Love the J.Crew shirt!! And I can't wait to go to the beach too!

    xoxo,aHc
    wonderfulseabreeze.blogspot.com

    P.S- I would LOVE it if you would become a member of my blog!

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  11. That J. Crew gingham button up is perfection! And where on earth is that skirt from? It is adorable!

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  12. I LOVE those glitter sandals, i'm literally going to buy them now!

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  13. Happy Friday!!! Love all your finds.

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  14. You look gorgeous in that dress. I love Essie's Turquoise and Caicos.. so gorgeous. I also love Where's my Chaeuffer, I have that one. :)

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  15. Gahh my husband and I need to get ourselves to a j. crew outlet asap! We are totally obsessed, you definitely snagged some goodies

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  16. Gah I need to be on the wine bar! Wish they had something like that in raleigh

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  17. Where did you get that beautiful bedding?

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  18. That rooftop bar looks beautiful! I would love that place!! And I'm obsessed with that maxi dress...I want it!

    -AJ
    FitTravelerAJ.com

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  19. Love the picture of you on the rooftop bar! so chic

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  20. love your new spring goodies - and that chevron maxi is gorgeous!! hope you had a fabulous weekend!!

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  21. I think out of everything, your white lace skirt you were wearing with your gingham shirt is my fave!! But I love it all.

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  22. This makes me wish it was hot here already. It's in the 40s today :( I need some sunshine in my life. I don't think that we have any outdoor/rooftop bars around here unfortunately.

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