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The Fashion Round-Up: Week 5.7.18

The East on the West Weekly Fashion Round

Hey Coastie! Welcome to the Fashion Round-Up series. I am working on saving for a major purchase that requires me to spend as less as possible. So I figured because IRL I love talking about trendy pieces that make my money pockets burn, I can share them with you. I mean just because I am working on some things doesn’t mean I can’t help the next queen find her next wardrobe addition. Some of these pieces are from tall retailers,…

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4 Easy Outfits for a Carnival Cruise Vacation

Cruise Vacation Tall fashion outfits

Hey Coasties! It’s been a while since I posted an outfit post. I can’t lie I have been M.I.A on the blog. Sometimes life throws itself at you demanding your full on attention. Mine has been screaming “enjoy me and stop being so hard on yourself!” So this much need vaca was on the books and it took a lot to prepare for. Joining thousands of beautiful people on a Carnival cruise to Mexico, I celebrated my 10th year anniversary…

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Lifestyle,The West Life

This is Not Your Usual Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Mother's Day Gift Guide photo with my kids

Around this time almost every blogger does a gift guide for Mother’s day. Which usually has something to do with a list of store brought gifts or services. Sure this comes in handy when she might actually like or want the gifts you give her , but what if you gave her a different type of gift that she can really enjoy. As a mother of 2, there are some gifts that I would love that may not cost a…

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These Espadrilles Under $100 are Perfect

Long Tall Sally Espadrille Feature

For some strange reason Spring is struggling to get here. Mother nature is planning a big surprise that we are not a part of  it seems. But that doesn’t mean we still can’t get ready for warmer weather by finding a pair of the perfect espadrilles. With so many styles available  like the wedges or the flatforms, you can easily go from day to night in an instant. For this Friday’s round up I searched DSW and Nordstrom for the…

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How to Free-Style Camo Pants

Throw on a blazer and heels to bawse up camo pants- tall spring fashion

Hey Coastie! I am super siked to share this post because I have been searching for the perfect pair of Camo pants to wear this Spring.  There are plenty of styles on sale, but I prefer the baggie oversize style. Here's why.....…

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