Friday Favorites: August Edition

Let's talks about Friday favorites. Here are five things I've been loving this month including a lace dress from Target and a book sure to spark creativity. (Notecards complimentary of Blogging for Books.)

Let's talks about Friday favorites. Here are five things I've been loving this month including a lace dress from Target and a book sure to spark creativity. (BareMinerals BarePro complimentary of Influenster.)

I’m really loving the BAREPRO foundation from bareMinerals. It feels light on my skin, but the coverage is buildable, which is always a plus in my opinion. Influenster sent me this foundation in ASPEN 04 free for review, and the color is just right for my pale complexion.

Let's talks about Friday favorites. Here are five things I've been loving this month including a lace dress from Target and a book sure to spark creativity. (Notecards complimentary of Blogging for Books.)

Pretty notecards are one of my many weaknesses, and these Start Where You Are Note Cards Cards by Meera Lee Patel are absolutely beautiful. The set comes packaged in a sturdy little box and includes 12 cards with inspirational quotes and 12 envelopes with interior floral print. The cards and envelopes have a nice weight to them and would make a lovely gift or just a sweet way to stay in contact with friends. My favorite card is the one with the quote from Ovid: “Be patient and tough. Someday this pain will be useful to you.” I received these notecards complimentary of Blogging for Books.

Let's talks about Friday favorites. Here are five things I've been loving this month including a lace dress from Target and a book sure to spark creativity.

This Lace Smocked Off the Shoulder Dress from Target is my favorite new addition to my closet. It’s only $30, and unlike most off the shoulder tops, this dress doesn’t fall off me. Plus, I love the lace and the bell sleeves. Target has some really cute pieces in store right now, and it’s quite possible that the majority of my fall wardrobe will now be coming from Target.

Let's talks about Friday favorites. Here are five things I've been loving this month including a lace dress from Target and a book sure to spark creativity.

Syllabus: Notes from an Accidental Professor by Lynda Barry is a must read for anyone looking to spark creativity in their life. I discovered the book through a Creativebug class and absolutely devoured it. The book is based on art classes the author taught and explores drawing and thought processes. Also, the book looks like a composition notebook and is completely illustrated.

Let's talks about Friday favorites. Here are five things I've been loving this month including a lace dress from Target and a book sure to spark creativity.

I jumped on the tieks bandwagon this month, and purchased these beautiful, cardinal red, ballet flats. I’m somewhere between a five and a six for this shoe, so there has been a bit of a break in period. But, so far, I’m really happy with these shoes. I’d love to start a collection and grab this pair, too.

What are your Friday favorites?

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