Friday Favorites!

photo: tory burch / get the look:  raffia placemats ,  butterfly tablecloth ,  fish dinner plates

photo: tory burch / get the look: raffia placemats, butterfly tablecloth, fish dinner plates

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Happy Friday, y’all! There are so many incredible sales going on this holiday weekend so we’ve rounded up all our FAVORITE finds for creating cheerful outfits and happy spaces! As always, be sure to check out our Instagram Stories for more of our Friday Favorites! Happy Shopping!

1. It’s no surprise that we love rooms layered with pretty patterns and charm… our favorite source for furnishing our own home, One Kings Lane, is hosting a 20% OFF anniversary sale (including furniture, rugs, art, lighting, and so much more)! There are so many deals just waiting to be snapped up like our very FAVORITE Chinese Warriors Diptych (we have these in our bathroom) and they’re currently under $75! Check out this octagonal wall mirror, this vintage Persian rug (now under $500), this blue bone inlay mirror and this amazing French blue linen bed. Looking to do a quick room refresh? We love the power of patterned pillows in space! Take a peek at these happy options that add a pop of color… this indigo lumbar pillow, this embroidered linen pillow, and this classic blue and white option.

2. In case you missed it - Nordstrom is currently offering up to 50% OFF spring items! Want to see what we immediately added to our carts? We adore this plaid midi dress, this leaf print silk wrap dress and this cotton shirtdress. We truly can’t believe all the chic finds that are a part of the sale! Be sure to browse these darling pieces all under $100 - this classic white poplin dress, this breezy hem shift dress, this wide leg floral jumpsuit, and these colorful statement earrings! Oh, and our absolute FAVORITE striped tee (we own it in just about every color because the sleeve length is super flattering) is currently on sale for $16…snap one (or all) up for yourself!

3. Setting the table has never been easier with Pottery Barn currently offering up to 40% OFF! We love these geometric dinner plates and our go-to block print tablecloth is a steal right now along with the matching napkins. Looking for a deal? Take a peek at these pretty patterned napkins - they’re on sale for $4 each. This woven seagrass pitcher is just as perfect for lemonade as it is for holding our favorite flowers - a score at $32!

4. We’re currently overseas where the weather is too chilly for breezy floral dresses, but are wishing we could be sporting all the spring finds we’ve been crushing on! How darling is this tie neck tiered dress and this patterned dress in the prettiest primary colors?!? Talk about eye candy… we’ve just added this floral midi to the tippy top of our wish list along with this striped tie skirt and this gathered checked gown.

5. One of our favorite sources for timeless pieces, Club Monaco, is offering an additional 30% OFF their already reduced price sale items! Now’s the time to snap up investment pieces you’ll wear for years like this chic navy jumpsuit (now $90), this striped pleated skirt (under $100), and this classic black blouse ($62). Looking for the perfect pair of work pants? We love these cropped modern slacks and this simple silk blouse (it comes in 3 colors)!

6. Take 50% OFF sale items at Anthropologie this weekend! We are crushing on this woven arm chair, this intricate floral motif tablecloth (now $30!) and this gingham blouse. Looking for a sweet nightstand? This bone inlay nightstand is marked down to under $400.

7. It’s no secret that we love all things straw - whether it’s a straw hat, straw tote, or straw home accessory! But love is an understatement when it comes to this whimsical straw bag with the sweetest shell detail. How darling would it look with this striped dress and these pearl sandals? Or this eyelet blouse and these canvas espadrilles in our signature color? Now we’re daydreaming of a trip to the islands…

8. The new arrivals at J.Crew are making us swoon! We are loving this lace trim tiered peplum top, this pretty smocked blouse, and this cotton poplin dress. Plus they are hosting an up to 50% OFF sale + an extra 15% OFF your purchase! Want to see what’s in our carts? We just snapped up this beach shirt in classic gingham and this plaid tie front dress (it’s now under $50)!

9. We attended the sweetest lunch last week (by the most wonderful hostesses) where Tory Burch spoke on empowering women! In addition to her words, the tablescapes were also so inspiring and had us daydreaming of outdoor entertaining. Have you taken a peek at her home decor items? We adore this raffia placemat, these handpainted wine glasses and this whimsical lettuce ware pitcher. We received so many questions about the outfit we wore to the event so we figured we’d also share the look here: snap up this striped sweater with a printed silk collar, this pleated wrap silk skirt, our favorite cap toe heels, this leather tote, and our go-to sunglasses (they’re under $70).

10. Are you following Pencil and Paper Co. on the LikeToKnow.it app yet? If not, this is just a friendly reminder that it’s a seamless way to directly shop our entire outfit or home pieces that we feature on Instagram! Curious on how to get started? Here's how:

  1. First you’ll need to sign up on your phone

  2. Head to our Instagram page @pencilandpaperco

  3. Screenshot a photo you love of an outfit or interiors shot. Within 5 minutes the images and links will appear in your LikeToKnow.it app for you to purchase the pieces for yourself! It’s that simple!

We hope to see you on there!

OUR FAVORITE SALE FINDS!

you know we’re smitten with stripes! snap up our  favorite tee  (with the perfect sleeve length) for $16!

you know we’re smitten with stripes! snap up our favorite tee (with the perfect sleeve length) for $16!

Happy Wednesday, y’all! One of the greatest sales of the season is currently in full swing! Head on over to Nordstrom to save up to 50% OFF on some of our favorite brands! We’re always on the hunt for a pretty dress and can’t get over this white poplin midi (currently $69!), this easygoing shift dress (now $72 and going to be our spring staple), and this striped maxi dress in our signature color (under $80!). In the market for new spring accessories? We love the burst of color on these statement earrings and this striped bamboo clutch.

Heading to the beach this spring? Dive into J.Crew’s latest sale - 50% OFF all swim (but hurry - it’s only happening for the next 24 hours)! We’re loving this gingham one piece and this pretty floral Liberty print swimsuit. We have this strappy v neck suit in navy, but are thinking we’ll need to snap it up in this bold red while it’s a score!

Looking for more sales to shop? Williams Sonoma is currently offering up to 30% OFF select pieces! We’re crushing on these blue floral dinner plates (currently $11) and this linen pillow cover (take a peek at the fun fringe detail)! Pottery Barn is also offering the sweetest deals - up to 40% OFF! You know we can’t resist a block print pattern… these floral napkins are on sale for $18 and this blue paisley tablecloth is a steal at $55! Snap them both up for your spring al fresco dinners! Speaking of outdoor dining.. score everything you need here for outdoor entertaining!

Happy shopping!

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Shoe Favorites

these  new candy stripe knot mules  are at the tippy top of our wishlist

these new candy stripe knot mules are at the tippy top of our wishlist

It’s no secret we have a penchant for shoes… especially when it comes to fun sandals and chic heels! With warm weather on the horizon we’ve rounded up all our favorite finds for spring and summer! And don’t forget… you can always shop all of our favorite shoes here!

Our go-to source for heels is currently offering up to 30% OFF! Snap up these cap toe pumps while they are a deal - they come in multiple color options and in a ballet flat in case you prefer no heel! We have our hearts set on these metallic cap toe pumps - how chic would they look with this floral skirt and this coordinating blouse?!? We might need to add them all to our cart! Needing a new pair of flats? These pearl sandals are our favorites!

Looking to add a pop of red to your shoe closet?!? We can’t get over these red ric rac sandals - so chic! We’re also loving these red gingham sandals (currently 40% off), these color blocked sandals (marked down to $53) and these pointed toe slides (on sale for $52)! Our new favorite pair of shoes (at the tippy top of our wishlist) are these candy striped knot mules - they are perfection for adding a pop of color to any outfit!

Prefer a more neutral shoe? We adore these nude block heel sandals (make sure to check out the sweet scalloped detail on the straps) and they also come in a wedge option! We are swooning over these charming woven block heel pumps (we love the material’s ode to caning)! Need a more casual option? These crossover-strap leather sandals are our favorites and our go-to sandals are on sale for $8!

Speaking of neutrals… in our opinion leopard is one, so take a peek at these slides (under $100) and these pointy toe mules - they’re all so versatile. And because you know we love a high / low - check out these splurge-worthy heels and these block heel slides (they’re $32!)!

So kick up your heels and happy shopping, y’all!

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Favorite Sale Finds!

snap up our  favorite sectional  - it’s on major sale! photo: tec petaja

snap up our favorite sectional - it’s on major sale! photo: tec petaja

Happy Monday, y'all! One of our very favorite things to do in our sunroom is to cozy up with a coffee, a copy of the latest Architectural Digest magazine, and browse our favorite sales online. In case you missed our Instagram post… we're thrilled to announce that we’re founding members of AD PRO, a new trade-focused website from Architectural Digest that offers news, archives and inspiration! Check our Instagram to sign up via our stories!

Even more exciting news - our favorite sectional (featured above) is part of the up to 25% OFF Outdoor Sale at Serena and Lily! Looking to refresh your outdoor space? A few of our favorite picks include this chic bistro chair, this woven chair, and this textured lounge chair. Love al fresco dining as much as us? This teak dining table and this pedestal table are deals not to be missed right now! Planning to hang poolside all summer? These chaise lounges are patio perfection - snap them up while they’re on sale!

Speaking of more sales - this is a friendly reminder that today is the last day of Tory Burch’s Spring Sale Event! There’s truly no better time to snap up the pieces that you’ve been eyeing since you can save up to 30% OFF! Want to see what’s on our wishlist? We can’t get enough of these cane inspired pumps (they also come in a ballet flat option), this scalloped shirt dress, and this safari toile top! We’re also eyeing this ruffle blouse and these patterned silk pants for spring - swoon!

Run, don’t walk over to Mark & Graham because they are hosting their biggest “One Day Deal Sale” - 20% OFF and 30% OFF sale items! Our FAVORITE spinner set is a score right now… we can’t say enough amazing things about this roller set - it’s incredibly smooth, lightweight, and we love that they offer personalization! So many of their new, travel accessories like this linen jewelry case, this coordinating travel pouch and this leather charger roll up are all included in the sale!

Take a peek at more of our favorite finds below! Happy Shopping!