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Black and White Cocktail Dresses

Black and White cocktail dresses by The Style Gospel

Now that Halloween is over, the Holiday season is right around the corner. Which means parties galore! My sister is heading to a black and white-themed cocktail event in the coming weeks and asked me to help her find something. So today’s post is all about the black and white cocktail dress!

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Favorite Finds: Shopbop Sale


brown boots  //  brunch tee  //  black boots  //  white dress  //  red dress //  black dress

Shopbop is billing their current sale as the “event of the season.” With almost everything on their site 25 to 30% off, I would definitely say it certainly is! This is such an exciting sale that I had to post about it. Considering I haven’t posted since April, you know it’s gotta be good.

Discount Code: MAINEVENT16

The above pic are items I have on my main list. Check out a few more of my favorite finds from Shopbop’s sale below!


Bomber Jackets:




In Recipes

Coconut Cake


Flowers, cake stand and cookie platter from HomeGoods

I was so late in making reservations for Easter Sunday brunch that all the restaurants I looked into, and even my own neighborhood club, were either all booked up or way too expensive. So I decided to make a special brunch for Steve and I after we got back from Easter services. I made an herb-encrusted roasted rack of lamb, roasted asparagus, and mashed potatoes. We finished our meal off with this delicious coconut cake, a recipe I found in the most recent issue of Paula Deen’s Southern Desserts. Continue Reading →