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back to sole.

From L:

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BREAKING NEWS here in Georgia – it’s not raining today (at least not in Statesboro). I’m excited to be back at work at Sole Statesboro wearing some of my favorite pieces.

hi low sweater // spanx denim leggings // booties // HOBO bag }

You guys can take 10% off these pieces today at www.shopsoledish.com – just use the code GLITTER at checkout!

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friday five: our favorite maxis.

We’re in the dog days of summer…and yet the invitations keep coming. Engagement parties, weddings, baby showers. So what are we wearing? Let’s start with these five maxi dresses.

Shop Sole Dish Flying Tomato Maxi
gorgeous neckline and simple-yet-special details. available here.
ASOS Supertrash Floral Maxi Dress
we both love kimono-sleeve maxis, and this palm print/floral is right on trend. available here.
Shop Dish Skinny Strap Maxi
this neutral print is the perfect canvas for bright accessories. available here.
Nordstrom Eliza J Maxi Dress
in a sea of summer florals, this graphic print really stands out. available here.
Shop Dish BCBGeneration Faux Wrap Midi Dress
technically not a maxi…but this faux-wrap midi is seriously the perfect LBD for any/all occasions. available here.

And don’t forget that you get 10% off on www.shopsoledish.com when you use the discount code GLITTER. Happy shopping…and happy weekend!

 

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friday five: party dresses.

Who’s ready for a party? WE ARE! Check out our five fave party dresses from the new Shop Social Dish cocktail collection. (For the record, we’re also ready for a cocktail.)

The Glitter Life Party Dresses
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Use secret code GLITTER to take 10% off your order at Shop Social Dish. Happy Shopping, and Happy Friday!

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friday five: fall accessories.

The Glitter Life Friday Fiveleather jacket // panama hat // ampersand // ankle boots // cross-body bag

Happy Friday! Gotta love a short week, right?

It’s still quite hot in Georgia, but that hasn’t stopped us from craving fall fashion! Our closets are getting an overhaul this weekend in preparation for cooler temps that are sure to come. Out with the old, in with the new! We’re starting small with accessories while we dig staple pieces out of storage.

What fall fashion pieces are you feeling for 2013? Tweet?Instagram us! @glitter_blog_xo.

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weekend wrap-up + glitter girl: mary clare.

Monday, we meet again.

The weather was beautiful in Georgia this weekend! We hope you enjoyed your two days off as much as we did. L participated in the usual weekend festivities at Locos, had a blast at a James Bond-themed black tie gala, and enjoyed a low-key Sunday night on beautiful Jekyll Island. J had a blast celebrating Jay’s sweet nephews fifth birthday, dove into spring with a bright mani, and enjoyed a cocktail or two around Atlanta. Our pics:

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guys with guitars at locos // our favorite moosekeeter // reubens and fries for st. patrick’s day // adore this vintage bag from joe’s grandmother // love a man in cufflinks // dressed to kill // kate and L // gorgeous evening on jekyll island // ahhhh, bubble bath
birthday boy on the trampoline / / snow cone truck / / jays sweet niece and nephew / / saturday starbucks / / breaking in a new pair of heels / / blue&baubles to watch the UK game / / loose curls / / gorg day in ATL / / essie tart deco mani
birthday boy on the trampoline / / snow cone truck / / jays sweet niece and nephew / / saturday starbucks / / breaking in a new pair of heels / / blue&baubles to watch the UK game / / loose curls / / gorg day in ATL / / essie tart deco mani

And now, for this week’s glitter girl. Meet Mary Clare, New York City hostess extraordinaire and one our most favorite people ever.

Glitter Girl: Mary Clare Silva

Mary Clare
mary clare: mother and marketing visionary.

About Me: I’m Southern by the grace of God; a former corporate fashionista; a New York City transplant now living in the mountains of Colorado with my husband; raising my scrumptious 17 month-old daughter and two rascally Cavalier King Charles Spaniel boys; and attempting to balance my life with my work in my company First Chair Creative.

1. What item or accessory do you wear the most? Pearl studs

2. What are your three favorite stores (for ANYTHING, online or bricks and mortar)? Gilt, CosBar, and eBay.

3. Fill in the blank. You would die if ____ followed you on Twitter. Not sure…Karl Rove?

4. Your last meal. What is it? I like, and cook, pretty much everything – this is tough – probably something wonderful at Gramercy Tavern or DanielNYC with my husband, who is also a foodie.

5. What’s your guilty pleasure? English period piece dramas! Downton Abbey is just the latest in my longstanding obsession.

Gah, the menus for Gramercy Tavern and DanielNYC have us dreaming of another weekend jaunt to the Big Apple. Are you planning any fun trips this spring?
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giveaway.

Happy Tuesday, glitter girls!

We think it’s time for a giveaway. What do y’all think? Ready? Let’s do this.

Ulta Glitterati
sparkle and shine this holiday season

This month we’re giving away something that is near and dear to our hearts… NAIL POLISH. GLITTER nail polish. Eeeeeeeek!

We’re giving away one Glitterati holiday nail polish set from Ulta. The set features four of our fave glittery shades. One lucky Glitter Girl will WIN! Here’s what you need to do to enter:

1. Like The Glitter Life on Facebook

2. Follow @glitter_blog_xo on Twitter

3. Follow The Glitter Life on Bloglovin’

Comment below and let us know you have entered! We will announce the winner on Friday, 12.14.

GOOD LUCK! X0

J+L

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friday five: holiday nail polish.

Happy happy Friday, glitter girls!

With holiday parties swiftly approaching (by swiftly, we mean this weekend), it’s time to get festive with our manicures. For us, festive = glitter. Here are our top five polish picks for the holiday season. Get to painting, ladies.

1. Essie: Beyond Cozy

Beyond Cozy Essie
a decadent silvery-gold glitter.

2. Essie: Leading Lady

Essie Leading Lady
a deep lipstick red…with glitter. see the pattern here?

3. Deborah Lippmann: Glitter in the Air

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sky-blue confetti with a sheer finish.

4. Deborah Lippmann: Across the Universe

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do three coats for an extra-glittery look.

5. YSL: La Laque No1 Rouge Pop Art

YSL Nail Laquer
if you opt for classic red, make sure you wear a little glitter somewhere else! like your ears. ie, DIAMONDS.

What nail polish colors are you feeling this holiday season? Tweet us! @glitter_blog_xo

X0

J+L

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