Rings With Style

So recently I discovered an online auction site called invaluable.com and came across their fantastic selection of ringsAfter scrolling for a bit through simple bands to antique art deco statement rings I came across a stunner. You can filter to stone, metal, and style to better determine what you might be looking for. Naturally having expensive taste (but not the $$ to support it), and being a September baby I’m drawn to sapphires and found this awesome geometric one with a diamond as an accent piece. I love the simplicity of the style as well as the fact that the sapphire is a triangle cut. Which is not your average setting.

I envision this ring in a classic edgy style like Olivia Palmero, with belted hi-waisted flannel pants, crisp white button down and a classic jacket. Now it can go either way classy or casual, so I gave you tow options on shoes. And being that I live in NYC you know it goes both ways. Maybe you’re out for an interview or on a girl’s night out. The ring transitions beautifully with either and becomes the focal point of the outfit with the pop of color from the sapphire. The grays are a pseudo neutral and let the ring do all your talking. I also loved the shape as I have a similar setting and love that it’s a conversation starter.
So the next time you’re struggling with where to get that “guuurl, where did you get that ring?” head over to invaluable.com and scoop up a one of a kind item.

 Check them out here! http://www.invaluable.com/


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Stylish Curvy Women Wanted!

Ladies, are you “real” sized not the industry standard of 2?  Have some clothes you want to swap?  Maybe meet some like minded women?  Then I have an event for you on October 12th.  Join me and other women as we network, mingle, shop, style, and have fun.  I’ve included the link to the event on my FB page so you can RSVP.  It will be a great time and a chance to meet me as well as other women.  It’s my second vendor event and I’m hoping to see some people from the blogosphere there.  So often women who are size 12 and larger feel left out, thanks to popular culture.  Well here is your chance to network and have a great night out.  I will be on hand to accessorize the ladies as well as other vendors.  Purchase tickets in advance for $10.

So come and have a drink and mingle!

https://www.facebook.com/events/294008380738393/295134157292482/?notif_t=plan_mall_activity

https://thriftstoreswagg.eventbrite.com/

Fall 50 for under $50

Thanks to yahoo! news and Pop Sugar they put together a list of falls top 50 items for $50 or under.  Which is great for me who is currently unemployed but looking to revamp my wardrobe.  Of course number 1 is the LBD which Zara has done for this fall.   It also seems like kitten heels are making their comeback this fall.  These are great wardrobe items and serve a great purpose for interviews.  And lets not forget statement necklaces (which of course I sell at my boutique) which can wake up any outfit no matter how mundane.  So click the link to see the slide show that popsugar put together.  Also dont forget to check out my e-boutique and I was featured again on dearandi.com again! Man i ❤ her=”” lol=””>
http://shopping.yahoo.com/photos/shop-for-fall-fashion-with-50-or-less-1377895357-slideshow/under-50-photo-1377899538833.html

www.chloeandisabel.com/boutique/fashionfeednyc

Working Staples

Wondering what you need for office supplies in the clothes department?  Well Rachel Zoe partnered with Shira Suveyke, VP of Global Buying at The Outnet for the top five pieces to get you through the work week.  Her staples also include some techie pieces.  Here are some add-ons I think every girl should also own.

1. Nude and Black basic pumps
2. Classic White Button down
3. Statement piece of jewelry
4. Basic black leather bag (not fake leather)
5. The LBD
6. Sexy undergarments

Office Staples

Chloe+Isabel

And guess what! I have some of these items on my poshmark closet so check them out

poshmark

Guess whos selling jewelry???

So recently I signed up to become a Chloe+Isabel merchandiser.  What does this mean to you?  well as I always speak about how jewelry can make an outfit and is a great way to try trends, I can know offer you those great pieces.  I found out about the company via LinkedIn and decided to join.  Well wouldn’t you know they selected me.  Turns out that they actually select who will offer and sell their collection.  The brand started right here in NYC!  Its been featured in various magazines (Glamour, Vogue, and Tech Crunch to name a few) and stores.  the items rang from classic to punk rock chic.  I cant wait to get my kit and start selling.  the jewelry is handcrafted and nickel free which is great for people with allergies, and there is a lifetime replacement guarantee. Once you sign up and agree to the terms they give you an online boutique for your customers as well as tools to help you succeed.  I’ve attached some photos for you guys to look at so click on the link below and check me out!

Chloe+Isabel

Memorable chicken and waffles

So I know I’ve been a bit remiss on posting and I apologize. Today I decided to meet up with my fabulous artist friend mr. David Antonio Cruz and head to the black swan for a late lunch. It’s located on the corner of Nostrand and Bedford in Brooklyn and is an English gastropub. It’s dark and cozy inside with a small outdoor area. We ironically both ordered the chicken and waffles along with a tall glass oh German beer. The waffle was light and fluffy served with whipped butter and maple syrup. The chicken was nicely fried but a bit bland. It was mostly dark meat so I wasn’t all that thrilled.  Service was great so overall I’d say 3 out of 5 forks.