Merry Christmas!

December 25, 2011

Merry Christmas! I wish you and your family a very, happy holiday!

Laughter In The Rain

December 22, 2011

Yesterday the weather was gloomy and rainy and even though I almost had on head to toe black just knowing that Christmas was right around the corner made everything better. I love this time of year!

Click here to enter the Sephora gift card giveaway...

*Note this is what happens when I don't have my tripod! The husband had shaky hands*

Kohl's top and skirt

Francesca's jacket

Payless wedge heels (on SALE, click here to purchase)

The Limited rose belt

Earrings gifted

Holiday Sparkle!

December 21, 2011

Since this is Christmas week, I decided to jazz up my regular work attire with a little sparkle shirt I have not styled yet. Normally I would only wear this kind of top on New Year's but one of my resolutions for 2012 is to be bolder when it comes to fashion choices so why not start now.

Another item I have not worn yet (but fought really hard for) are my Mossimo for Target heels. I am sure many people remember that the day the line launched- stores were completely sold out and the website crashed BUT I did manage to get my hands on these shoes. They are surprisingly comfy for the heel height...worth every minute of refreshing the Target website for almost 1.5 hours!

Old Navy jeggings (click here to purchase)

Mossimo for Target heels

Jennifer Lopez for Kohl's cardigan ( on SALE, click here to purchase)

World Market necklace

Jennifer Lopez for Kohl's top


December 20, 2011

We had an early Christmas celebration this past Saturday and this is what I wore. I bought this poncho top a couple of months ago and this is the first time I have worn it. I wanted to be comfortable while eating lunch and opening presents and since this top is flowy- it was the perfect choice.

Yesterday I posted about a Sephora gift card giveaway, don't forget to enter!

Kohl's poncho top

Old Navy jeggings (click here to purchase)

Forever 21 knee socks

Charlotte Russe necklace Bandolino boots

Sephora Giftcard Giveaway!

December 19, 2011

It's giveaway time! Everyone loves makeup so it's fitting to give away a $25.00 gift certificate to Sephora, one of the top beauty stores in the world. Enter to find yourself something special!

To enter:

1. Follow A Fashion Fixation on either Google Reader or Blog Lovin'

2. Leave me a comment with your first name and last initial along with your email address so I can contact you if you are the lucky winner

3. Extra entry if you follow me on Twitter @afashionfix

Giveaway will end on Janurary 5th, 2012 and good luck!!

All I Want For Christmas...

December 16, 2011

Sorry I have been so sporadic about posting this week. I left my camera tripod at my parents house during Thanksgiving and it has been a nightmare living without it. A huge thanks to my husband for taking pictures so far but I cannot wait until Christmas when I get it back. We have different work schedules and it doesn't allow us to snap photos every day like I am use to.

All I want for Christmas is my tripod!

Payless heels

Charlotte Russe necklace and dress

Francesca's jacket

Summer Dress In The Winter

December 12, 2011

I have a ton of short sleeve and sleeveless dresses. In order for me to use all of my closet during the colder months, I have to start getting more and more creative.

This outfit was really simple and requires little effort but such an easy way to winterize a summer dress. Just throw on a denim jacket, winter scarf and some cowboy boots and a perfect casual day outfit is born.

Vintage dress

Old Navy jean jacket

Charlotte Russe scarf

Steve Madden cowboy boots

What I Got This Week

December 9, 2011

This week I got a ton of Christmas shopping completed and most of it was done online. I find online shopping so much easier and more effective than going out to the actual stores and dealing with all the people AND traffic.

1. If you have not read my post about the amazing Old Navy jeggings do that now...I bought the marshmallow white color on Monday to add to my growing collection.

2. I was at my salon earlier this week and I mentioned wanting a berry color lipstick. I was shown the Bare Minerals Pretty Amazing line and decided to give it a try. The product is a gloss and lipstick combo and I got the Ambition and Strength colors and love them both.

3. Since my husband picked out and designed his own gift for Christmas, I guess I can add that to my list of things I bought this week. He did the Customize with Nikeid and designed his own pair of tennis shoes. A great gift if you are still undecided what to get your dad, brother, husband, boyfriend, etc.

That's about all I can reveal since I don't want to spoil any surprises about what I got my other family members. Have a great weekend!

Pinterest Inspiration...

December 8, 2011

While I was browsing through Pinterest the other day (follow me here) I came across a casual, chic look from the fabulous Keiko Lynn. Since I wear jeans most of the time on the weekend I thought it was a perfect look for me to try. I used my boyfriend jeans and finally pulled out my brand new pink loafers (I got them for $9.99 I might add) and voila! Don't forget to check out Keiko's look; my source of inspiration.

Old Navy vest

Ann Taylor Loft jeans and top

Francesca's earrings

Enzo Angiolini loafers purchased at Marti & Liz

The Rock Star Jeggings

December 7, 2011

Normally I don't purchase something and then write a product review about it, but Old Navy has a jean I have gone nuts over!

The Rock Star Jegging has a super skinny fit and also has tons of stretch so you will be comfortable all day long. The classic 5-pocket styling and button closure and zip fly look like a regular pair of jeans but they feel like you are wearing a pair of sweat pants. They are body hugging through the hip and thigh and end right at the angle so you can wear them with boots or flats.

I opted to size up in these jeggings so they would be even more comfy than they already are and could not be more pleased. As of right now I have 4 different colors of The Rock Star Jegging....and counting.

A must have item for your closet!

Bring On The Holidays!

December 6, 2011

Yesterday was my work Christmas party and it was so much fun. All we did was eat and put up decorations inside the kindda day!

I have worn this little black dress so many ways so to make it more casual for work I just added a cardigan, scarf and my flat boots. The holidays create a need for elastic pants and comfy dresses so expect more where this comes from.

Target dress and cardigan

Francesca's scarf

Madden Girl boots purchased at Marti & Liz

Murder Mystery Style: Pasta, Passion & Pistols

December 5, 2011

On Friday night a group of friends got together for a murder mystery party and we had to dress in character.

A little bit of the plot-Four days ago restaurateur Guiseppi (Pepi) Roni was found murdered in the kitchen of his renowned New York City eatery, La Sperenza. Pepi had been found shot in the back with his own pistol. Tonight, his family and friends have gathered to pay their respects to poor Pepi and eat a feast of Italian food in his honor. One of them is the murderer.

I played the part of Tara Misu and all I knew about my character was she dressed to kill and flaunts her charm shamelessly. I decided to wear sparkles, sparkles, and more sparkles with a little bit of fur thrown in.

Who was the have to play the game to find out!

New York and Company skirt

Stella and Dot earrings

Etsy heels

Dillards sweater

Vintage fur (my grandmother's)

What I Got This Week...

December 2, 2011

I have only shopped at Lulu's once or twice before but for some reason yesterday I decided to browse the website. Thank goodness I did because as soon as I saw the Next in Line Green Handbag I knew it was meant to be. I just could NOT wait for Christmas....that color, the hardware, a snap on shoulder adjustable strap! I ordered it immediately-Merry Christmas to me!

The Lost Sweater

December 1, 2011

Have you ever misplaced an article of clothing and forgotten about it only to find it a year later.....welcome back Forever 21 sweater....welcome back.

Ann Taylor Loft dress

Forever 21 sweater and tights

Payless boots (click here to purchase)

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