June 15, 2018

Print Mixing, Self Awareness, and a Colorful Guide to Paris

The Source: 06.15.18

Happy Friday!

This is a very special weekend! It’s Elle’s 1st birthday party and we can hardly wait to celebrate. How it’s been a year already, we have no idea! We hope you have a wonderful weekend whatever you’re up to, and be sure to enjoy our favorite links below!

Around CarrieColbert.com

My 2018 Summer Bucket List

Draper James Sailor Ruffle Ponte Tee with White Maxi Skirt

The 35 Best Beach Bags of the Summer Season

Talbots Trapunto Stitch Shell Rainbow Stripe Shirt with Mauve Skinny Jeans

27 Fun Facts About The World Champion Houston Astros

Around the Internet

Parts of Europe, while beautiful, can be quite neutral. Leave it to the Oh Happy Day team to make a colorful guide to Paris! – Carrie

Pros and cons of a destination wedding. – Carrie

Are you a free spirit? Loved reading this. – Julie

I’ve been struggling with how to keep my jewelry organized, so I was glad to see these good ideas from Grace! – Carrie

It might be considered creepy, but I love seeing how people organize their to do lists and planners, so I, of course, enjoyed seeing how Hitha structures her to do list. – Julie

How different generations differ in terms of their morning routines. – Julie

Congrats to Glitter Guide on their 7th anniversary! Loved reading founder Taylor Sterling’s thoughts on how she keeps a healthy relationship with her business. – Carrie

As much as I’ve visited NYC, I haven’t spent much time in Brooklyn. Jenn is making me want to change that! – Carrie

Ways you can support a negative friend. – Julie

The print mixing is just magnificent! – Carrie

How self aware are you? Here are the three levels, according to Mark Manson. – Julie

In case you needed convincing (though, I do not, as I’m all about napping), here’s why you should take naps. – Julie

Last week, I had the chance to get a special look at the new 29 North boutique in the beautiful Post Oak Hotel. This boutique is so wonderfully curated! It definitely brings something new and unique to the Houston style scene. – Carrie

What really happens to your body when you stop eating carbs in the afternoon. – Julie

Remember our article on sustainable fashion? Well, our trusted source on this topic, Jessica of Sustainable Rainbow, wrote a great resource on colorful, sustainable, ethical women’s apparel fashion designers. – Carrie

She also has a similar resource for baby clothing brands! – Carrie

Why everyone should try meditating. – Carrie

And five reasons why Caroline has decided to try meditating. – Carrie


Well, isn’t this just the perfect striped sundress?

Color blocking with pastels…simply beautiful!

More pink, please! Adore these sneaks.

This dress screams summer, and would easily transition from the beach to dinner!

You know we love pom pom adorned shoes!

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See you back here Monday!


  1. Jenn Lake says:

    Thanks so much for including me, lady! Happy Friday!

    1. Of course! Thanks, Jenn, for being such an inspiration.

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