Fashion Fruit

16 Aug

Be a pineapple: stand tall, wear a crown, and be sweet on the inside.

I’m a firm believer that you should not just be like a pineapple, but you should wear them too. Because, life is always more fun with pineapples. 

When I stumbled upon this maxi skirt from eShakti, it was love at first sight. It pairs well with a tucked-in blouse or bodysuit. Plus, it has pockets, which is a major bonus. Pineapples + pockets = perfection. 

These gold leaf earrings are one of my summer favorites. They are so dainty and elegant. Since they aren’t heavy, I have been wearing them with practically everything.

Doesn’t this outfit make you want a pina colada? Well, what are you waiting for?! 

Skirt: eShakti || Top: Michael Stars || Heels: Sam Edelman || Bag: Topshop || Earrings: SimpleStrand || Bangles: Gramerci || Hair & Makeup: NAAVA || Nails: Lacquer










Photography by Todd White

Instagram Roundup

11 Aug

It’s time for an Insta Roundup! If you aren’t an Instagram user, I’ll always keep you up-to-date with shoppable photos, in this series.

If you are an Instagram user, be sure to follow @stylebeacon and sign up for It allows you to ‘like’ any photo and have product links delivered to your inbox. You’ll fall in looooove.

Here are the latest Style Beacon happenings. Clickable links are below each photo. Happy shopping!!

nordstrom-flare-jeans-topshop-bodysuitJeans: Treasure&Bond || Blouse: Topshop || Necklaces: Taylor Moseley

christian-pail-watch-marble-face-watch-suavsWatch: Christian Paul || Jeans: H&M || Shoes: SUAVS

michael-stars-white-ruffle-top-mirror-mirrored-sunglassesSunnies: L.G.R || Blouse: Michael Stars 

brut-champagne-nail-art-chambray-foxcroft-belaireBrut: Luc Belaire || Top: Foxcroft || Pants: Diane von Furstenberg || Druzy Bracelet: SimpleStrand || Texas Bracelet: SimpleStrand || Nails: Lacquer

ghost-chairs-urchin-chandelier-lacquer-table-cb2-duttonbrownChandelier: Dutton Brown || Table: CB2 || Chairs: LeisureMod


Hat: Stone Cold Fox || Top: Foxcroft || Druzy Bracelet: SimpleStrand || Texas Bracelet: SimpleStrand || Beaded Bracelets: Hands to Hearts

balloons-blogger-babes-balloon-bar-giannibini-pink-dress-express-white-skirt-bebe-whites-skirtSTYLE BEACON – Dress: Gianni Bini || Heels: Betsey Johnson || Sunglasses: LGR || Bangles: GRAMERCI || Earrings: Kendra Scott

LIFE BY LEE – White Crop Top: Bebe || Skirt: Bebe || Heels (Similar)

SCARLET SOCIAL – Pink Crop Top: Express || Skirt: Express || Espadrille Wedges: Express

floral-romper-suavs-mirror-mirrored-sunglasses-hat-flatlay-shein-eyemart-expressRomper: ROWME || Hat: Brooklyn Hat Co. || Shoes: SUAVS || Sunnies: Express Eye Mart

Rainbow-dress-modcloth-seychelles-platform-wedgesDress: ModCloth || Shoes: Seychelles || Bag: ModCloth || Necklace: ModCloth

hudson-jeans-lush-red-blouse-h&m-shoes-faux-bobTop : LUSH || Jeans: Hudson || Shoes: H&M

poodle-dog-sheepskin-rug-sparkly-heels-betsey-johnsonHeels: Betsey Johnson || Rug: Overstock

modcloth-blue-flowy-high-low-dress-floral-wedges-pop-upDress: ModCloth || Heels: Bamboo || Hat: ModCloth || Necklace: Anna Accessories

nike-running-shoes-lunarglide8-lulu-lemon-tko-resistance-bandShoes: Nike || Pants: Lulu Lemon || Top: Lulu Lemon || Band: TKO 


STYLE BEACON – Rust Vest: Matison Stone || Top: Michael Stars || Jeans: AG || Platform Wedges: Seychelles

PASSPORT TO FRIDAY – Floral Romper: Cupcakes & Cashmere || Lace Up Sandal: Sam Edelman

DANI AUSTIN – Lavender Top: Cupcakes & Cashmere || Ankle Cuff Sandal: Dolce Vita

ECLECTIC ENERGY – Jean Shorts: Joes || Sunnies: Ray-Ban


Skirt: Rare Trends || Jacket: H&M || Tank: B.P Nordstrom || Shoes: H&M || Necklace: Stella & Dot

austin-fashion-week-red-carpet-christian-louboutinDress: Nasty Gal || Heels: Christian Louboutin 

austin-fashion-week-red-carpet-bebe-bodysuit-steve-madden-lace-up-heelsPants: Cotton Candy || Top: Bebe || Heels: Steve Madden

floppy-hat-selfie-striped-mock-turtleneckHat: Brooklyn Hat Co. || Top: H&M || Necklace: Beaded by W

downtown-condo-z-gallerie-silver-skull-silver-table-poodle-dogRug: FLOR || Coffee Table: Z Gallerie || Lamp: OK Lighting || Skull: Z Gallerie

modcloth-austin-floppy-hat-striped-shirt-tassel-necklace-hudson-jeans-steve-madden-lace-up-pumpsHat: Brooklyn Hat Co. || Jeans: Hudson || Top: H&M || Heels: Steve Madden || Bag: Rebecca Minkoff || Necklace: Beaded by W

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

6 Aug

There are only 2 days left to shop the Nordstrom Sale, so it is crunch time! Be sure to make your final selections, before prices return to normal. Check out my second round of favorites from the #nsale, with shoppable links below. To browse the entire sale, click here.

  1. Kate Spade Purse ($165.90 || after sale $248)
  2. Toms Bootie ($78.90 || after sale $118.95)
  3. Treasure&Bond Jeans ($59.90 || after sale $99)
  4. BP Scarf ($22.90 || after sale $35)
  5. Halogen Pencil Skirt ($36.90 || after sale $59)
  6. Illesteva Sunglasses ($173.90 || after sale $290)
  7. Phase 3 Hat ($19.90 || after sale $38)
  8. Ted Baker Watch ($99 || after sale $155)
  9. Vince Sneaker ($129.90 || after sale $195)
  10. Mimi Chica Romper ($31.90 || after sale $48)
  11. BP Backpack ($35.90 || after sale $55)
  12. Marchesa Earrings ($29.90 || after sale $48)
  13. Topshop Bodysuit ($42.90 || after sale $65)

Yes Way Chambray

1 Aug

Are you still wearing the same out-dated clothes to work, on repeat? Does your 9-5 style need a little sprucing up?

Get rid of those old-school pants. Throw away your worn out go-to skirt. And donate those passé dresses.

Now is the time to invest in higher end, versatile pieces. When you wear something multiple times per month and the cost per use is practically $0, it’s ok to splurge. These basics serve as the foundation for building great outfits – and allow you to mix less expensive items, gracefully. 

For example, these Diane von Furstenberg pants are the best closet staple ever. Pair them with heels for the office and wedges for the weekend….perfect for work or play. Just mix with a reasonable chambray top, deck yourself out in some chic jewelry, and add a trendy affordable bucket bag (this Topshop style is only $32).

Set yourself up for fashion success. Invest in a few key pieces and build your outfits from there. When your morning alarm sounds, you’ll be excited to get dressed! 

Pants: Diane von Furstenberg || Top: Foxcroft || Shoes: Seychelles || Bag: Topshop || Necklace: SimpleStrand || Druzy Bracelet: SimpleStrand || Texas Bracelet: SimpleStrand || Hair & Makeup: NAAVA || Nails: Lacquer

Photography by Todd White


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