Cargo Jacket

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Cargo Jacket: similar DKNY (sale) or BP | Pants: Piper | Top: High Neck | Earrings: Kendra Scott | Shoes: Chinese Laundry

Here is a look with a cargo jacket that it such a simple look to recreate. Since I have hopeful wishes for warm weather coming up, I thought I would share this jacket before it comes along. Now is the time to invest in some jackets for next year and if you live in colder climates, for the next few months. For instance this DKNY jacket is more than $100 off and is perfect for those stylish outerwear days. I paired this look with an all black look but next time I think stripes and a neutral scarf would be great with it too.  This BP jacket is also a similar find and a steal for $64.

Thanks for stopping by! I am finally home sweet home and oh does it feel so good. Excited to get back into the swing of things and especially the gym. We ate SO SO SO bad this trip. I feel like all we did was eat haha! Today I also have a fun photoshoot lined up with my favorite bloggers for a Valentine’s day inspiration looks. Have the best Tuesday EVER!

XX,Dede Raad

Bell Sleeve

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dress_up_buttercup_dede_raad_fashion_blogger_houston (4 of 8)Bell Sleeve: Fifth Label | Jeans: Articles of Society | Shoes: Wise (sale) | Tote: Street Level | Lipstick: Nars

How cute is this bell sleeved top I found at Nordstrom. It makes such a statement that I only had to pair it with some skinny black jeans and booties for this look. If you are on a hunt for new black skinnies, look no further. I found this pair that is so light weight and stretchy for everyday wear. It also has two knee slits for the cutest look.

I always alway shop at Nordstrom and wanted to explain why. Nordstrom has a great FREE shipping and return policy. Since I am a huge online shopper (I hate leaving my house) haha Nordstrom is perfect for my finds! I also am able to purchase two different sizes and easily put it back in the box and it comes with a label to return it. You all should try it!

Thanks for stopping by lovelies. Today we are heading back to Houston. I got tickets to the Bachelor Live here in LA but sadly I couldn’t find flights home after the show! So I will have to skip out sadly! What a great chance that I am sad to miss. Ok lovelies, see you in Houston!

XX,Dede Raad

Denims

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Denims Top: Cotton | Skirt: Lush (sale) | Sun Glasses: Karen Walker | Flats: Finorah | Purse: Matt & Nat | Lipstick: Nars

How can you go wrong with pairing white denim on chambray. This is probably one of my favorite combos to date! It is so fun and summery but the long sleeve chambray gives it such a fun spring time look. I see this white button up skirt on repeat a lot this summer. I wanted to link this Topshop skirt that is pretty similar and on sale too. I have yet to snag myself an a line jean denim skirt but this one is next on the list and also on sale. I just added some lipstick and some flats and here is your spring time outfit.

Happy FriYAY! I am writing this from Vegas while Hubby is waiting for me downstairs! I had to get in my favorite outfit. I really do want to thank you all for stopping by. We are leaving to LAX today to spend the weekend there. Follow along on Instagram: www.instagram.com/dressupbuttercup or Snapchat: dederaad for a#raadstravel photos!

XX,Dede Raad

Ruffle Hem Sweater

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Ruffle Hem Sweater: Edit (similar but 70% off) | Jeans: Sarah | Shoes: Finorah | Glasses: Karen Walker

Sometimes pairing basic colors makes sense. Color blocking is my favorite since it takes little effort but makes a look complete. Here I included white, black, and some browns in the shoes. How simple but all comes together so well. I found some adorable hem ruffle options here, here, here, and here (70% off). Ruffles at the hem make such a basic top look more chic. This exact ruffle top is sold out but the little girl version of it is still available here for a special little in your life. These white jeans are also the comfiest, stretchiest jeans you will find and super affordable ($55).

Thanks for stopping by! Today we are off to our first adventure, Las Vegas, for the 19127898712 time. This place always feels like home returning. Can’t wait to hang out on the strip and eat all yummy foods. Happy  Thursday!

XX,Dede Raad