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The Best After-Christmas Sales + And What I Bought

Best After Christmas Sales, plus fashion blogger picks
1. Cardigan (I ordered the olive, size S) // 2. Slippers // 3. Boots (I got the gray) // 4. Suede Chelsea Boots (just $39.99) // 5. Camisole (just $17.40!) // 6. Belt (50% off) // 7. Flannel Shirt // 8. Round Bag (Chloe dupe) // 9. Velvet Boots ($48 down from $160)


I can't resist the post-holiday sales! Nordstrom is leading the charge with their half-yearly sale. See what I bought before your size sells out...



The Top-Selling Fashion & Beauty Products of 2017

8 of the top-selling fashion and beauty products from 2017 - wow!
1. Stud Earrings // 2. Lace Bralette // 3 .Crossbody Bag // 4. Layered Necklace // 5. Tank Dress (dress it up or down) // 6. Lace Dress (just $89!) // 7. Charlotte Tilbury Lipstick // 8. Gucci Belt (look for less HERE)


Are you curious to know what the top-selling fashion and beauty items were for 2017 among fashion influencers? I know I was! So when LIKEtoKNOW.it sent me an email listing the winners, I knew I had some serious catching up to do.


Last Chance! Great Gifts You Can Still Get Before Christmas from Just $3

Last Chance! Still time to grab these great gifts before Christmas
1. PureSpa Diffuser & Mister // 2. Cardigan (pricey but you will win best gifter, hands-down) // 3. Ankle Booties (top seller in 2017!) // 4. Handblown Glass Alphabet Ornament (just $3.15 each!) // 5. Coaster Set // 6. Trinket Tray (just $9) // 7. Shawl Wrap (just $16!) // 8. Sugar Lip Suite Set // 9. Initial Necklace


Okay all you super last-minute shoppers! Time to get serious! If you're still looking for gifts, I've rounded up some amazing finds for you starting at just $3.15. According to my research, all the gifts listed above will arrive by Christmas Day (and most can be shipped by Christmas Eve!! Please double-check deets just in case.) Isn't modern life grand sometimes?


BB's Weekly Link Round-Up: More Last-Minute Gift Ideas from $5

Last Minute Gift Ideas for 2017 from just $5


If you're feelin' the pressure with Christmas just a week away, I've got you covered! Here are more last-minute gifts they'll love getting - and you'll love giving (most have free shipping and free returns!)



6 Holiday Party Outfit Ideas for When It's Freezing Out

Holiday party, Christmas, New Year's Eve outfit ideas for when it's freezing outside!
I got a message from reader Carly asking for a warm-styled New Year's Eve outfit. She'll be ringing in the New Year in Lake Tahoe where it's literally freezing! I always have the same problem when I try to get dressed-up for the holidays because I. am. always. cold. So, I looked to some of my fave bloggers for inspiration.