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Throwback Thursday: Kristin Cavallari's Utility Vest and Ankle Booties

Kristin Cavallari's utility olive military vest outfit idea
This look from last summer shows Kristin Cavallari working a utility vest with a beige top, distressed jeans and lace-up ankle booties from her collab with Chinese Laundry.

The Look for Less: Schutz 'Estelen' Toe Ring Slides

Get the look of Schutz's boho slide sandal for a fraction of the cost.
This shoe is definitely a boho party for your feet, featuring colorful rhinestones, fringe, and everyone's favorite summer embellishment, the pom-pom! No wonder it's sold out at, where the Schutz 'Estelen' toe ring slide retailed for $160. (You can find a few sizes left at Saks Fifth Avenue for $170.)

June Highlights at Target + Dressing Room Review

Target has such cute stuff for summer
Yesterday we went to Target to pick up some fun items to include in a little care package I'm sending to my nephew who will soon be a big brother (my sister's due with baby #2 any day now! Very exciting!) My boys were eager to help pick out small toys and treats, so they were relatively well-behaved while I tried on a few new fashion items in the dressing room first!