Saturday, September 13, 2014

Instagram Recap + Weekend Sales

Happy Saturday! I haven't done an Instagram recap in a looong time, so I figured why not today? Plus there are some cute things I've been wanting to blog about! 

First up, I am already loving vests this year. The other morning was really chilly out, so I threw a vest on top of what I had already been wearing (plus I added a leopard belt because who doesn't love a little leopard?). Also, I love this striped vest from Shop Juliana's because it looks like a J.Crew one but is wayy cheaper.

Cute way to style a puffer vest
white blouse // distressed black denim (so comfortable!) // leopard loafers similar here & here

On Thursday afternoon I took my computer to a little cafe to work for the afternoon. It was the first time I'd been to Nova's Bakery in Charlotte and it was amazing! I'm also loving my new leopard tote (which looks totally different on the website, I know) because it's really spacious inside and it can hold a ton of stuff - my laptop and camera included.

Clare V. leopard bag (I pulled the sides out to look like this) // Kate Spade planner (in size medium)

This was taken a few days ago when I was on the way to meet some friends for dinner. That blingy necklace will be on repeat this fall… I'm a little obsessed with it.

crystal cluster necklace // gingham shirt // wool floppy hat // MAC lipstick in "syrup"

Remember the phone case I blogged about here? Well it finally came in! It was one of my purchases from the Tory Burch Labor Day Sale and I love how "fall" it is! 

For whatever reason, there are also some really good sales going on this weekend. (I will definitely be taking advantage of the J.Crew one! I already ordered this online…) Most end either today or tomorrow but you can get quite a big percentage off your purchase. Happy shopping!

J.Crew: 30% off final sale, 50% off select final sale with code EASYSALE, ends 9/14
J.Crew Factory: 30% off all new arrivals (dying for this new vest), ends 9/14
Old Navy: 25% off when you spend $75, ends 9/14
Gap: 30% off your purchase with code HAPPY, ends today
LOFT: 40% off everything with code FALLSTYLE, ends today
Banana Republic: 40% off entire purchase with code BRYAY40, ends today



  1. Love this post and the idea of a little catch up on your life!

    xoxo, Kyla

  2. Nice photo roundup! :)

  3. Love this post! the vest is gorgeous!

  4. Love all your instagram photos and I love the idea of the belt with the vest!


  5. Loving that Clare V. bag! Happy weekend, Caitlin!

    Heidi D.

  6. Love how you added the leopard belt to the navy vest! I may have to try that with my own! Also really love your leopard bag.

    Ellen | A Pop of Pink

  7. Love your gingham shirt! So adorable:) xo, Hayley

  8. I'm so excited for vest season and your leopard belt just upped my enthusiasm even more!!!

  9. I definitely took advantage of the sales at J. Crew, J. Crew Factory, and Banana Republic this weekend! I'm so excited to wear my new pieces!


  10. Lovely photos :-) and i love your striped vest :-)


  11. Great jacket and shirt!

  12. Loving that striped vest! Especially how you styled it belted, such a great, different way to wear a puffer vest.

  13. Loving your necklace! You are so chic and elegant.

  14. Thanks for sharing a round up of sales. Weekends spent shopping are the best weekends of all!

    P.S. If you or your followers are interested, my blog turned 1 last week so I'm giving away a Louis Vuitton clutch. Enter here -->

  15. How are all of your Instagram pictures always so perfect?!?! Like for real girl :-) and yay for sales!!!

    xoxo A

  16. Thanks for the info on that vest! I have been lusting after the J. Crew version but felt like it was a bit too expensive. Also, really love that bag!

    The 20-Something Project

  17. I love your necklace and your phone case! So cute!

  18. Thanks for catching us up! That necklace is amazing. Also I tried to take an outfit photo like your first one but I was completely inept! Help?

    Michaela || The Monogrammed Midwesterner

  19. Love the vest! Perfect mixing of stripes and leopard! #leopardisaneutral

    Life of Emily

  20. I love all of these photos…so cute how you did the leopard belt over your puffer vest! Gorgeous!

    xo, Taylor

  21. Thanks for all the discount codes! Very helpful! The stripes and leopard are the cutest with the pink lipstick!

  22. Please help me find that purse! I've been searching all day.