NYC VIBES // Jeulia Necklace Review

NYC VIBES //  Jeulia Necklace Review

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Hello, love!

A few weeks ago, I was in NYC and let me tell you, it was so hot! I thought I left the heat back in Texas. Subways were beyond hot so definitely gave up and took an Uber a couple of times. My heart is still in NYC though.

 While I was there, I was obsessing over my outfit and this gorgeous Jeulia Necklace! Let’s talk about this brand! It is super freaking chic and they cater from their studio to your home. I hardly wear jewelry because I am super picky but Jeulia got me, haha! Not only is the appearance my favorite part but the price is also very affordable for the great quality they offer. I’ve been trying to wear jewelry more often now! What is your favorite type of jewelry are you wearing right now? Comment below!

xX, Mary


 

New York City Faves

Eats

The Egg Shop

Crispo

Joes’s Pizza

BCD Tofu House

Night Out in the City

PHD Rooftop Lounge

Catch

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale – Top Picks

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale – Top Picks

Hi There!

Y’all I feel terrible I havent posted in so long… Life has definetly taken over me and I’ve been more active on IG and trying to still link outfits. Some of you probably dont know but I work at Nordstrom and you know right now has been insane with Anniversary going on. I love working at Nordstrom because it defintely helps me boost my blog with new content. The downside is that even though I am a card holder I cannot shop the Anniversary Sale until the 20th since I am an emlpoyee but I still wanted to do a sale round up of all my fave products that are on my list.


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10 Things All Spring + Clothing Picks

10 Things All Spring + Clothing Picks

I hope everyone had a great Easter!

It has been a little while since I’ve done a blog about clothing and I am excited about this one because I absolutely LOVE spring fashion. Not only is everything cute but it is less expensive than buying winter clothes, hehe.

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Dress: Socialite Yellow Dress // Shoes: Stuart Weitzman – Nearly Nude

Here are a few of my faves – all spring.

Sooo many great finds but my wallet told me I need to relax…lol but I want it ALL! I hope everyone has a great week & welcome to April.

xoxo, Mary Alexius

J.Crew Launch at Nordstrom Galleria (Dallas)

J.Crew Launch at Nordstrom Galleria (Dallas)

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Happy Saturday, everyone!!! I am thrilled to be back home just in time for the J.Crew launch at Nordstrom Galleria at Dallas, today in Point of View. I am loving this striped button-up top. It is lightweight and goes perfectly with any denim, like this skirt I paired it with. We also got in cute accessories that I added to the look. I wanted to go with a pink accent, so I added a large leather pink clutch to get a more fun look.


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  1. Stripe Button Up ($98) // 2. Denim Skirt ($79.50) // 3. Large Leather Zip Pink Clutch ($69.50) // 4. Disc Bracelet ($59.50)

Cute Strappy-Back Tank (Workout)

 

Happy Friday Jr., everyone! I wanted to share this workout top with y’all. I love Old Navy because they always have amazing deals. This strappy-back tank is only $10 and it is so comfortable and light weight. It is designed for peak active performance and will keep you dry. I love wearing it when I work out or go for a run.

 

 

1. Strappy-Back Tank $10 // 2. Fitted Crossback Keyhole Tank $12 // 3. Mid-Rise Compression Capris $27 // 4. Mid-Rise Compression Mesh Capris $27

Mini Chicago Trip – Travel Guide (Summer)

Mini Chicago Trip – Travel Guide (Summer)

It is summer y’all and it is travel time! I am trying to get a few trips in before I start my summer II class. A few weekends ago I was in Chicago visiting family and friends. It was my first time and I can’t wait to go back; it was such a beautiful city. I rounded up a few recommendations for a quick getaway in Chicago. What made me fall in love were the roof top bars. That is definitely a must when visiting the windy city.

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Top: Zara – Cactus Print Shirt // Denim: Articles of Society – Sarah Skinny (Nordstrom) // Shoes: Vince – Warren Slip-On

Top Food Recommendations

Portillo’s Hot Dogs – When in the Chi you must try a Chicago style hot dog and an Italian Beef; it is delicious. Also, with your meal order a Coca-Cola, lol. IT IS SO GOOD HERE! Don’t forget their chocolate cake. I missed it the first time and I was told I was missing out so I went back and got it and I have no regrets.

Pizzeria Uno – I definitely recommend this restaurant for a good deep dish pizza.  For an appetizer, you must try their calamari. I got a regular deep dish with bell peppers, mushrooms, onions, and pepperoni. Of course, when in Chicago you have to try their local IPA, Daisy Cutter.

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Public House – This was one of my favorite Restaurant Bars. I went there twice for dinner and then the next day for drinks. To start with we ordered the housemade pretzels served with cheddar beer fondue; it was so yummy. It was a great pair with beer. For my main course, I ordered the Lemon-Grass Ginger Mussels and it was absolutely delicious and flavorful; I would order it again.

Summer House Santa Monica – This spot is for sure on the top of the list for brunch spots. Their Bloody Mary’s were hands down the best. I asked what the waiter recommended because I was so indecisive since everything sounded amazing. I ordered the breakfast tostadas and it was phenomenal. The salsa was amazing and served with a piece of avocado. While you are there check out their pastries; their cookies are delish.

Blue Door (Lincoln Park) – I stumbled across this cute farm-to-fork restaurant and they were having free food and Rosé samples, I couldn’t turn that offer down. My favorites for the food portion was the kale salad and the grilled cheese. It was game over when I tried their lemon bars, haha! I probably ate five, oops.

Bar Recommendations

Cindy’s Rooftop Bar & Restaurant – This cute spot is located in the heart of Chicago with the best views of Lake Michigan and Millenium Park. I didn’t get to eat at the restaurant because you need to make reservations beforehand. The food looked amazing. For drinks, you must try their Bloody Mary, Grey Garden, Kick in the Daisy, and Western Cape.

The Godfrey Hotel Chicago (Rooftop) // Joy District // Summer House Santa Monica // Public House

Summer Attractions

The Art Insitute of Chicago – I love visiting art museums. I am a huge fan of modern art and getting to see one the 3rd largest collections of art in the country was amazing. Definitely, stop by the cafe they have yummy snacks and espresso.

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Cloud Gate –  Known as, “The Bean” and it is one of the most common attractions in the city.

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Millennium Park

Chicago Lakefront Trail // Lincoln Park // Michigan Ave (shopping)

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I hope I gave you good tips for your getaway to Chicago. I will definitely be back so if you have any suggestions please let me know.

XOXO, Mary Alexius

Distressed Denim + Lace

Distressed Denim + Lace

I hope everyone had a great Memorial Day weekend, honoring our fallen heroes. I want to remember and thank all of our brave heroes who served and who still is serving.

I wanted to share this week’s look. I am obsessed with this robe, it is the best to throw over a simple outfit and it comes in three colors. It pairs perfectly with the Leith lace top I have on.

Outfit Details

Top: Lush – Lace Trim Camisole Robe: Chloe & Kate – Satin Robe Bottoms: Topshop – Moto Hayden Super Ripped Boyfriend Jeans Shoes: Sam Edelman – Sheri Sandal

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This pair of Topshop distressed denim is a must have. It is hard to come by a good pair of boyfriend jeans that fit perfectly like these.

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My favorite part, SHOES! I love these Sam Edelman’s. They are the perfect summer sandal because you can either dress it up or down when you don’t want to wear a larger heel. I love that lace up shoes are a trend; it definitely adds a lot to such a simple outfit.

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For ordering, official Nordstrom service, or any questions about the look contact me at (214) 935-2894.

XOXO, Mary Alexius