New Year, New Style with Burlington’s Holiday Collection

We are officially into the new year, and it has us thinking what our 2017 wardrobe should be. Will our style be evolving? Will our budget allow for the new items we seek? We know we definitely want to be stylish, comfortable, and of course, effortlessly chic. With the wonderful and very affordable fashion options from Burlington’s holiday collection, we are sure to achieve our style goals. This season Burlington offers classic and key on-trend pieces that will definitely make 2017 your most stylish year yet. Take a look at some of our favorite items from Burlington’s holiday collection.

Whether you’re celebrating a new job, a new body or a new outlook on life, Burlington has the women’s fashion you’re looking for. Fall in love with the remarkably low prices of the “perfect for work” dresses and blouses, the billowy maxi skirts (we’re head over heels in love with the gorgeous printed maxi skirt featured above; amazing at only $16.99), trendsetting ponchos (like the black and white plaid poncho sweater for $19.99), cool sweaters and jackets (we love the Bomber Jacket with shirred sleeves, so affordable at $24.99), and activewear options. We also have the Sleeveless Sweater (available for $29.99), and the Denim Lace-Up Top for $21.99 on our wish list.

Want to keep your look casual and cool for 2017? Burlington’s holiday collection also boasts denim in just about every silhouette, wash, and length, great seasonal jackets, vests, and coats to keep you warm and stylish during these cold months, tops that are great for wearing alone or layering, and to die for accessories. And because these items are at Burlington, you know they’re all budget-friendly. There’s no fear of being broke in 2017 with their wonderfully low prices.

For those of you ladies planning on adding several memorable nights out on the town, you’ll love the above social dress styles like the Shimmering Cold Shoulder Dress, and the black and gold Body Con Dress, both $29.99 each. Dazzle everyone when you step out in these glitzy dresses from Burlington.

Do you love what Burlington has to offer for this season? Any favorite pieces from this collection? Have you scored a great find at Burlington? We’d love to hear. Share your thoughts in our comments below.


Lola and Sophie Spring 2016 Collection

We’re so excited that the weather is warming up nicely (and quickly)….YAY to an early spring!! We begin our spring highlight with the Lola and Sophie Spring 2016 Collection. We fell in love with this label from fashion designer, Gene Kagan, last year when we got a first look at the Lola and Sophie Fall/Holiday 2015 Collection. We loved the easy, interchangeable pieces that compliment each other (and everything else in your closet), and that love continues on to the spring 2016 collection.

Like in his previous collection, the Lola and Sophie Spring 2016 Collection features elegant, key pieces that are a must for the season. Teeming with comfortable yet chic lightweight tops, bottoms, and figure-flattering dresses that are available such fabrications as silk, distressed satin, linen, cotton, etc, you can easily transition from day to evening with a change of accessories. Kagan, known for his affordable, layer-able separates that will never lose their modern allure offers a chic, contemporary spring collection that takes fashion for a walk on the relaxed side. When you add pieces from the Lola and Sophie Spring 2016 Collection to your wardrobe, you are in possession of items that will continue to be timeless pieces season after season, year after year.

There are many incredible pieces from the collection that we love including the reversible, printed Georgette Tank Top and Tank Dress (yes reversible) featured in the photos directly above, the drool-worthy Short Sleeve Sparkle Fleece Jacket, and the must-have Linen Jersey Duster (personal favorites of ours featured in the very first photo and the one directly below).

Other spring wardrobe staples include the Lux Double Georgette Long Shorts with Front Pockets (how comfortable is that waistband), what has to be the most flattering, and perfect ribbed tank. Trust us when we say, there’s so much more amazing pieces to behold from the Lola and Sophie Spring 2016 Collection, check them out and let us know what you think.

Lola and Sophie Fall/Holiday 2015 Collection

Ever looked at your closet and wished things coordinated a bit more? Have you ever wanted to wear a particular item but realize nothing in your wardrobe really goes with it? It’s something women go through almost daily. Fear not fashionistas, because one women’s contemporary sportswear label, Lola and Sophie, is here to fix that issue. The brand boasts a collection that follows a modern system of dressing. Lola & Sophie uses easy key pieces and interchangeable items that work together to create an entire wardrobe that will take you  from day to night, weekday to weekend, and season to season with ease. The Lola and Sophie Fall/Holiday 2015 Collection features perfect-for-layering looks that seamlessly fuses style and comfort for a chic yet relaxed look.

Above are two of our uttermost favorite pieces from the Lola and Sophie Fall/Holiday 2015 Collection – the very stylish Reversible Cocoon Shrug, and the Sweater Jacquard Long Cardigan seen above. Both pf these layering pieces add a touch of elegant simplicity to any outfit. Another favorite is the stylish Ponte jacket below, which features both an edgy and structured look. Designer Gene Kagan is showcasing one of the ways this very fashion-forward jacket can be worn.

Says Gene:

“I believe in creating wearable multi-function clothes. My target customer is a woman of style and individuality. She’s 18. She’s 100! And everything in between. The common denominator is her desire to look polished and put together……These are clothes to experiment with and make your own. I designed them to be both comfortable and flattering and to instill a certain sense of empowerment for the woman who wears them “

Lola and Sophie boast the most luxurious and innovative fabrics with much of the design inspired by sculptural influences. The Lola and Sophie Collection is manufactured right here in NYC. No doubt the chic women and beautiful architecture of the city inspires his designs. You can’t help but fall in love with this contemporary sportswear label, we’ve completely surrendered, will you?

What are your thoughts on the Lola and Sophie Fall/Holiday 2015 Collection? Any favorite pieces?