Weekly Whistle: Hippie at Heart

Ever since I can remember, I have been head-over-heels for the hippie era of fashion. The wardrobe pieces, the accessories, the hair, and the makeup are all so effortless and elegant in this oddly-romantic, slightly-rebelling-against-tradition way. Oh, y’all–I’m telling you the flow and the funk is so empowering + I am a sucker for pieces with killer sleeves *wink* 

So, for this week’s Weekly Whistle, I am throwing it back to the sixties and seventies with a little bell-sleeve and bell-bottom action. I absolutely adore this outfit because not only is it practical for my new #CampusLife *wink*, but it is also trendy and classic. When combined with the lariat necklace (worn as a headband) from Beauty In Stone, I feel like I just hopped in a fashionable time machine. 

Now, without further ado, let’s take a look at this week’s Weekly Whistle + outfit details 

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Blouse: Belk

Jeans: Chip & Pepper, Belk

Shoes: Sbicca, Molly Green (Birmingham, AL)

Bracelet: Reclaimed Inspired (Johnson City, TN)

Lariat & Beaded Tassel Bracelet: Beauty In Stone Jewelry

Stone Bracelet & Leather/Copper Bracelet: Beadsoul 


Stay Fabulous,

Abby Hathorn

Weekly Whistle: Vintage-Inspired Dresses | Reader’s Choice


Have you ever tried on a dress and said, “Oh wow! I love this so much I could buy it in every color!” Well…that’s exactly what happened when I stumbled upon these vintage-inspired frocks at Monkee’s of Johnson City. *wink*

Not only did the colors capture my heart, but I also liked the challenge of styling these two funky statement dresses more than one way each. So, without further ado, let’s take a look at this week’s Weekly Whistle which is extra special because it is up to y’all readers to pick your favorite color frock *happy dance*

ALSO….be sure to come back Thursday for a fabulous Three Ways to Wear Thursday featuring some lovely and stellar ways to wear these goodies ♥

Dress 1:

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Dress: Monkee’s of Johnson City
Shoes: Life Stride, DSW
Necklace: handmade by yours truly :)

Dress 2:

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Dress: Monkee’s of Johnson City
Shoes: Michael Kors
Necklace/Earrings: Avon


Stay Fabulous,

Abby Hathorn

Three Ways To Wear Thursday: Vintage, Statement Kimono


Hello, fabulouses, and welcome back to the blog! 

Yesterday, I introduced y’all to my lovely, vintage kimono, and today, I am going to show y’all TWO MORE WAYS TO WEAR IT! Ah! Perfection. 

When I first fell in love with this frock, I asked myself how I could wear it more than one way–I try not to invest in too many solo statement pieces because I like to get a lot of wear out of my clothes…especially the really cool items like this bright-red kimono *wink* So, for this week’s TWTWT, I decided to challenge myself with three ways to wear my snazzy, old-new Kimono from EBV! Y’all take a look at all the fabulousness below *wink*

Way One:


See outfit details here.

Way Two:

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Belt: Anthropologie | Stone Necklace: Hearts of Stone | Infinity Necklace: BragAboutIt | Shoes: Michael Kors, Belk

Way Three:

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Bracelets: Thrifted Collection | Heels: Jessica Simpson

A blooper of me talking about the birdies just for fun *wink*
A blooper of my talking about the birdies just for fun *wink*

Stay Fabulous,

Abby Hathorn