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Layer It : Gearing Up For Fall

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Can you believe the last weekend of summer is approaching? I honestly don’t know where the month of August went. This summer went by incredibly fast and while I’m already giddy about the crisp fall weather that is around the corner, I’m a little sad to say goodbye to impromptu trips to the beach and pool. With that being said, I wanted to inspire you for what’s to come – more layered ensembles. While this is still keeping with lighter tones I wanted to share what I’ll be sporting in the next few weeks as we see a more crisp side of things come our way. Have you spotted any pre-fall musts out there that you’re coveting?

 

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1.) Skinny, Skinny Jeans in Black Frost

2.) Oversize Sweatshirt


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3.) Belges Nail Polish

4.) ‘Ditte’ Textured Dial Leather Strap Watch

5.) Finch Eyeglasses 

6.) Piccola Suede Chelsea Bootie

7.) Abstract Print Scarf

More of my fall favorites:

 

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Layer It: Fall Travel

Layer It - Travel | Sacramento StreetToday we’re launching a new series on the blog called Layer It. We’ll be taking the basics for any ensemble and adding our favorite layering pieces to give it a little personal style. If you have an outfit in mind but don’t know what to layer it with don’t fear – we’ve got you covered. From brunch with your girlfriends, to holiday parties, to traveling, to a trip to the park – we’ll be covering all the bases.


First up, fall travel. It’s that time of year where everyone is planning a trip for work or going home for Thanksgiving (can you believe it’s right around the corner – I can’t!). Since I’m an avid traveler, I’m constantly getting asked what I wear on the plane – do I wear sweats, jeans, how do I keep warm? That’s basically how this new series got created. Personally, I always go with my favorite basics on a plane – then you can’t second guess yourself. Add on a cozy scarf, boots to keep your feet warm (especially if you’re traveling to cooler temps) and then a few accessories to give it a little character. But don’t add too many because you don’t want to be that girl taking everything off in the security line. This outfit is bound to be comfortable but chic – you just can’t go wrong!

1.) Proenza Schouler Merino Wool Sweater | 2.) J Brand 620 Photo Ready Mid-rise Skinny Jeans | 3.) Marc by Marc Jacobs ‘Baker’ Leather Strap Watch | 4.) ASOS Jewel Frame Earrings | 5.) ASOS Gold Plated Chain Pinky Ring | 6.) Kate Spade New York ‘Cedar Street – Luciana’ Handbag | 7.) Burberry ‘Body’ Eau de Parfum | 8.) Echo Sparkle Reversible Tube Scarf | 9.) Rebecca Minkoff ‘Macri’ Bootie

 

And remember, the Nordstrom Half-Yearly Sale is going on right now. Save up to 40% on all of your fall essentials or start your holiday shopping early this year. I’ve already done a little damage for myself and got several items crossed off my list for family! I hope you’ve enjoyed the first of many “Layer It” features.

If you have a particular occasion that you want help with layering – email us at info@sacramentostreet.com.

 

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Fall Essentials Giveaway!

Fall is one of my favorite seasons – it’s a time to add a few new things to my wardrobe, it’s a time to refresh some basics in my daily life and it’s a time to add something new to my home to give it a fall feel. I mentioned doing a fall giveaway, and here it is! I’ve gathered ALL of my favorite things for this fall that I’ve been loving, coveting and wearing non-stop. These are brands I love and admire. I reached out to each one to be part of this giveaway because they are my go-to’s when I’m looking for something new.


Check out what this giveaway has in store!


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One lucky winner will WIN:


1. Otte NY: Alexis Hat $125


2. Margaret Elizabeth: Black Druzy Teardrop Bangle $88


3. The Podolls: Black and White Birch Silk Pullover Blouse $202


4. Cuyana: Elizabeth Infinity Scarf $65


5. Shawn Burke Limited: Pro Mini Necessaire, Medium and Large Cosmetic Bags in Navy with Midnight Metallic Trim $234


6. Serena & Lily: Plaid Throw $128


A TOTAL VALUE of $842!! After all of the support every reader has given me over the years this fall I thought curating a giveaway with my favorite fall essentials was a good gift to one lucky winner. Plus, you can see what I’m loving!


Entering is easy – simply follow the steps in the widget below and that’s it! The giveaway will be open until Thursday, November 7th at 8:00 pm PST.


Good luck everyone! And a huge thank you to all of these brands for being part of this giveaway.

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Rules: This contest is open to U.S. residents only. Please follow the steps in the widget for valid entry. Giveaway value: $842 USD. One winner will be selected at random using random.org. The winner will be contacted via email once comments close at 8:00 pm PT on Thursday, November 7th. Once the winner has responded I will announce the winner at the bottom of this post.

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Five Things To Do This Fall

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1. Take advantage of these beautiful, clear and chilly days before the weather changes.


2. Take a road trip to go Apple picking (something I’ve always wanted to do).


3. Go shopping for key layering pieces like this sweater, coat, scarf and booties.


4. Try a few new recipes – like this banana bread and this fig appetizer for a dinner party.


5. Enjoy lazy Sundays reading a book or magazine with no agenda to worry about.


Do you have things that you want to do this fall?

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