It is that time of year again. We pack up and fly off to exotic destinations, sipping cocktails ,while we nap in front of a body of water that most people only dream about. Ok…..I am “most people”. I may not be jetting off to Tahiti but I WILL spend my summer looking for the best buys for the season! I, like most women, love to shop. I love fashion. I love beauty products. I love nice things. However, I enjoy searching for the best buys. I love finding “that” item that you’d typically only see on Rodeo Drive but under $20. Yes ladies, items like that EXIST! You have to be patient. You have to be willing to search for the best buys and most of all, you MUST love all things PRETTY.
I decided to put together my Top 10 Brilliant Buys for this Summer! Keep reading to find out what I love and best of all, I am including photos and exactly where you can pick up these 10 items!
For those of us that live in the South, in this humid heat, it’s nice to be able to throw our hair up so it’s not sticking to our shoulders. We can do this and still look cute! I found these adorable bobby pins on Etsy for $8!!!!(http://www.etsy.com/shop/MissGlory)
I am a huge fan of Scunci Headwraps. You can pick them up from CVS for around $5. I like these headwraps because you can use multiple colors at once which will go great with all of the adorable summer dresses in our closets!
It’s Summertime & some people are not big on “tanning” but still are seeking that Bronze look. Check out the Beach Sexy Sunkissed Bronze Instant Tan Lotion from Victoria Secret. They are currently running a special 2/$20
I am absolutely terrible about leaving my razor at the hotel when I go on a trip. This can be frustrating because I am not a fan of most disposable razors. I do love Schick Quattro for Women. These razors are great and I don’t lose that much money if I happen to leave it in the hotel room . You can purchase this at CVS for around $10
I admit that I can be a sunglasses snob. I do adore my DGs, HOWEVER, I love Vera Wang’s line at Kohl’s. These Simply Vera Vera Wang Rectangle Wrap Sunglasses are currently on sale at Kohl’s for $16.99
One of my favorite new trends is the Romper. I found this adorable piece at Target for $19.99 This can be worn casual or you can dress it up with a cute pair of heels.
I also found this cute dress at Target for $15.00
I really love wearing tights. You can dress them up. Dress them down. Wear them with flats.Wear them with heels.Be creative. Daisy Fuentes has a line at Kohl’s and they currently have her Solid Capri Leggings for $9.99
I love shoes and I love heels. I am known for continuing to wear 5 inch heels while pregnant until I was 8 months along. These wedge heels are at Payless. Super Super Cute! And they are only $15.99
We of course need something to organize all of our Pretty beauty products. Look at the deal I found on Walmart.com for $19.00!!! A 2 piece cosmetic case in Giraffe print. Love it!!!!
Hope you have enjoyed reading about these Brilliant Beauty Buys. A couple of other places that you can find FANTASTIC buys are:
Burlington Coat Factory. YES, they have things other than Coats. I had no idea until a few months ago and now I am hooked. I bought a pair of heels there last week for $15 and have received compliments on them every time I have worn them. They are a big hit!
I also recommend Gilt. A friend introduced me to this site recently and I am addicted!!
“Gilt Groupe provides access, by invitation only, to Men’s, Women’s and Children’s coveted fashion and luxury brands at prices up to 70% off retail. Each sale lasts 36 hours and features hand selected styles from a single designer.”
Click here to access Gilt -> http://bit.ly/a605Lt
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