head held high

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Some days, it just feels like when it rains, it pours. Today started out as one of those days. But, I called my mom (always helps). And then, I opened a magazine and the first photo was this:

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The quote is a little hard to read, but it says, “Keep your heels, head, and standards high.” -Coco Chanel. Coco, Mom, my sis G, I am feeling this vibe. Sometimes, you feel down, or scared, or worried, but you have to keep your head held high and have faith (and wear the right shoes).

Dress: J Crew via thrift ($5, retails for approx $150)

Blazer: thrift ($5, unknown retail!)

Necklace: Bauble Bar ($28 marked down from $34)

Shoes: Crocs (seriously, I may never take them off)  ($40 marked down from $60) available

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It’s #monthlymani time again! This month the inspiration was a beach theme-! I painted an octopus and then its tentacles over both hands. 🙂

Check out the other ladies’ below!

Justine from The Thrifty Girl’s Guide
Kristi from Delightfully Kristi
Lyndsey from Dressed in Mascara