FINALLY FUZZY FALL

It is finally fall! Here  in Colorado that means you spend one day getting a tan in the 80 degree sunshine and the next day shoveling snow,  but soon each and every day will be crisp and cool.

And you know what the best part of that is?  (besides pumpkin spice lattes)

FUZZY BOOTS!!!

If you do not own a pair of fuzzy boots, I recommend you stop reading and fix that immediately..seriously..what are you waiting for?

I love fuzzy boots. Everyone loves fuzzy boots.  I have been staring at mine all summer, longing to wear them again and today its finally cold enough ! I use to hate the cold, now I count down the days to it…thats how amazing fuzzy boots are.

To be totally honest I buy at least 4 pairs a season, so I have tried pretty much every brand out there and I can say JustFab is the only place I will buy them from now on.

Don’t get me wrong, I love a good pair of Uggs, and deep down inside I would love to drop an entire paycheck on a pair of pink fluff mammas.. but I gotta keep the lights on and feed the cats instead.   I do have two pairs of uggs and more pairs of JustFab’s fuzzies line than I can count. Ill be honest, there is zero difference when it comes to look and comfort. None. And for a quarter of the price, you can feed your fuzzies obsession with JustFab boots.

Ive also found the JustFab ones are really easy to clean, which I do often because I get mine wet and muddy all the time, and they are so comfortable you’ll want to live in them. The only problem is you have to go take them back from your friends’ houses when they come over with cold feet and steal your shoes 🙂

Heres a few of my favs they’ve rolled out this season (and if you want to score a pair half off –  making them around $20 – use this link http://www.justfab.com/invite/ashleyb/ )

Marquete

 

 

Laramie

 

Novaschotia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Flash Flood Fabulous

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As you may already know, my dear state of Colorado is under water. I happen to be lucky enough to be far away from the worst of it, but there are still flash floods n sink holes a plenty and when it rains all week you learn something about floods: Unless your swimming, life goes on. But how can you be expected to venture out in the downpour and still look fabulous?  No, rain boots are not the answer. My 2 year old niece looks incredible in here polka dot-plastic-handle boots, but grown,fabulously-fierce women should aim a little higher..thigh-high!!! Deep down inside everyone loves a thigh-high boot, so why not where them!? Slip on a pair and you will see.. they are amazing,! Thigh-highs take any outfit from plain jane to fashionista. Your legs look great, they demand attention, and are a great statement piece.

While there’s no shortage of thigh-high boots to choose from, this week I put JustFab’s boot “Freda” to the high altitude test. With a $39.95  price tag, you get a lot of boot for your buck. I wore this gorgeous (surprisingly comfortable) boot in the worst of the worst here, getting absolutely drenched, sloshing through six inches of water and sprinting across parking lots  and every time came home with dry feet and boots that still looked perfect.  I managed to cover my boots in some funky-colored muck from the flood waters and they cleaned up with a quick rub of towel.  (If you can not live another moment with your own Freda’s click here http://www.justfab.com/invite/2571193/ or Just go to JustFab.com… the first link is me shamelessly hoping for free shoe credit to test out more items from their budget friendly shop)

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Had to wait for the sun to take photos…while the boots survived the rains, the camera would not!

I paired my thigh-highs with leggings simply because soaking wet jeans are torture to wear all day. I found mine on VictoriasSecret.com in their 2 for $40 section . This is GREAT because I paired the leggings with fabulous tunic tops (yes tops, because when its this wet you have to change twenty times a day instead of the usual ten) and  everything I’ve gotten there has always held up to everything I put it through, with the added perk of being so comfortable I felt like I was wearing my pajamas all day. . and honestly I’ve slept in their leggings and tunics before so I kinda was.

If your not underwater and need a little more inspiration to enter the world of thigh-highs heres a little outfit inspiration:Image

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Shhhhh..do you hear that? It’s the sound of your skinny jeans begging for some new boots

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the perfect way to bring your shorts into the cooler weather.

If you don’t have a pair of thigh-high boots go try them and you will never look back!

SO now that the rains are subsiding there is a new problem . . mud. Normally, you think you could just avoid it but here we hunt it down. The second the water stops falling the men in this town loud up their SUV’s and get down and dirty. So you can be down and dirty or home alone. SO this weeks high altitude adventure? Dirty Dates. Everyone’s hotter with a little mudd.

 

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