Weekly Whistle: Little Denim Dress

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We all have that little black dress that is our go-to year-round; however, what about a little denim dress? 

A denim dress is just as classic as a black one, it can be dressed up or down, and it holds a special vintage element that totally SCREAMS the late 1960s and 70s. Although the idea of wearing a denim dress might bring back nightmares of the 1990s, this beauty from Forever 21 is hardly a fashion mistake from Saved By the Bell. *wink*

So, for this week’s fabulous Weekly Whistle, I am swapping my little black dress for a little denim one. ALSO…check out the VIP’s new ‘do *wink* Thanks, Courtney Bennet of Salon Confidence, for dolling me up for a short, spring change-up with my hair. Now, without further ado, take a look at this week’s Weekly Whistle outfit + photos taken in the wonderful downtown of Johnson City, Tennessee.

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Dress: Forever 21

Heels: vintage, BCBG

Earrings: Hearts of Stone (shop here)

Bracelets: BlueGrits (shop here, use SPRING16 for 40% off)

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Stay Fabulous,

Abby Hathorn

What To Wear To A Holiday Party|Little Black Romper

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With holiday parties just around the corner, every girl will be reaching for the sparkly body-con dresses and ugly Christmas sweaters; however, year after year those things become too…expected. So, how does a fashionista mix up her wardrobe for the party season? Well–look no further than this perfect romper from Express!

Just like a little black dress is a classic staple year round, so is a little black romper–or at least the VIP is declaring it should be *wink* This particular little black romper though is super fab because of the statement sleeves–it reminds me of something Stevie Nicks would have worn back in the day…and who DOESN’T want to look like Stevie Nicks?!  

What I really love about this romper is it is super comfy, versatile, and can be worn throughout the seasons. Since the weather is a bit chilly now, I decided to pair it with tights and fun heels. And when the weather warms up, it can easily be worn sans tights with precious sandals and still look super fab *wink* If you’re head over heels for this spectacular little black romper, then click here to shop. You can match the VIP!

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Romper: Express

Tights: Express

Heels: Madden Girl, Belk

Necklace/Earrings: handmade by Hannah Fink

P.S. Super BIG shoutout to my awesomely creative friend Hannah Fink for hand-making the necklace and earrings featured in this outfit post. She knows me and my classic, black-and-white style so well *wink*

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Stay Fabulous,

Abby Hathorn

Weekly Whistle: Moving Madness + KristaLize Jewelry

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Hello, fabulouses, and welcome back to the blog!

Phew…today has been exhausting! I have been moving into my new apartment, unpacking boxes, and trying to make sense of what needs to go where–needless to say…it is a bit stressful. *ugh* So, I decided to take a break to sit down and chat with y’all about this week’s Weekly Whistle! Ah…this tall glass of sweet tea and blogging should mentally prepare me to tackle unpacking the boxes labeled “clothes” and “shoes” *wink*

Now, that is enough chit chat about the moving madness–let’s take a looksey at the outfit details of this week’s Weekly Whistle outfit, which features an ADORABLY AWESOME handmade necklace from KristaLize! Oh, how the VIP simply adores KristaLize jewelry! :)

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Dress: Von Maur, Birmingham AL

Necklace: KristaLize

Heels: Nine West, The Outlet Shops of Grand River

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Stay Fabulous,

Abby Hathorn

3 Ways To Wear a Pretty Pink Coat: Casual Saturday (Outfit 2)

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Hello, fabulouses, and welcome back to the blog! Tonight on the blog, I am going to show y’all a VIP Casual Saturday way to rock a pretty pink coat…because every fashionista needs a little break from stilettos *wink*

To change up Outfit 1, trade the three07 little black dress for a pair of pink cords, red sweater, a multi-colored scarf, and a slouchy hat for a cute and cozy look that is perfect for a Casual Saturday at the coffee shop with a good book.

Now, let’s check out the details of Outfit 2!

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Coat: Tommy Hilfiger, The Outlet Shops of Grand River

Sweater: GAP, The Outlet Shops of Grand River (stay tuned for an upcoming mini series with this beauty!)

Cords: J.Crew, The Outlet Shops of Grand River

Scarf: Borrowed from my mom’s closet *wink*

Shoes: Belk

Midi Rings: Beadsoul by Lisa Hamilton (shop Lisa’s handmade treasures here)

Hat: Christmas gift from a family member

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Stay Fabulous,

Abby Hathorn

Little GREEN Dress Meets Leather

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Hello, fabulouses! Let’s turn up the heat of yesterday’s LGD by tossing on a sexy leather jacket and wedges. Add a touch of spice to this hot ensemble with a long pendulum pendant necklace from BluKat Design, and you are ready for a super stylish night out on the town!

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Dress: Three07

Leather Jacket: American Eagle, The Outlet Shops of Grand River

Shoes: Jessica Simpson, Belk

Necklace: BluKat Design by Heather O’Cain

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Abby Hathorn