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I’m Wearing: Literally, Pajamas With High Heels

I’m Wearing: Literally, Pajamas With High Heels

Here’s a confession for you: I often shop in the sleepwear/pajama department for clothes I fully intend to wear outside the house. With heels. Without shame.

I'm Wearing: Literal Pajamas

Especially in Target’s sleepwear department, which is where I picked up the “tunic top” (ahem, nightgown) I’m wearing here. I’m definitely not sorry. Who in their right mind wouldn’tshop in the department that contains the most garments…

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outfit from the other day - plus favorite leggings

Review: Target’s Xhilaration Jeggings (Really Just Leggings)

Review: Target’s Xhilaration Jeggings (Really Just Leggings)

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Like most women I’m friends with (and some men, let’s be real), I am constantly on the search for the perfect leggings. Many have given up their search, concluding that perfect leggings simply don’t exist. Such a loss of hope has to be devastating, which is why I’m so pleased to tell you - I think I’ve found the perfect leggings.

Well, sort of.

I think that a good legging collection includes…

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Levi’s 535 Jeggings: An Affordable Denim Rainbow

Levi’s 535 Jeggings: An Affordable Denim Rainbow

Not all Daily Deals are created equal – I have strict criteria that indicate that everything featured be below 25% off, and 9 out of 10 times, it’s also on sale. I am tyrannical about savings.

Sometimes, though, it comes back to bite me. For instance, when a pair of highly-reputable jeans come across my view, and they’re just abovethe price range for a Daily Deal despite being on sale, but…

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~SATURDAY MUSINGS ABOUT TIGHTS~

I’m wearing tights around my house all day today in hopes that, by the end, I like them. Which I currently don’t.

Apparently, I have a predisposed aversion to black tights because my “collection” includes two pairs of brown, one red, one white, one grey (currently wearing) and two pairs of not-public-appropriate thigh-highs in stripe and fishnet. Do I hate myself?

So far, I can say that tights are just more-annoying-to-put-on leggings. I am a fan of leggings, so this holds promise.

Plus, I’ve eaten like 150 cupcakes in the last 48 hours and control top feels like a big, constant hug.

Shopping Challenge: Supima Cotton & Modal Leggings

Earlier today, I made a mistake choice to get challenged: I offered to be a personal shopper.

Yeah, I retweet myself - no shame.

What can I say? I love shopping, and more than that - I love shopping for other people. Ask Jen! We go out and I completely forget that I’m wearing clothes at all and would perhaps enjoy to own some more… Instead I wander the aisle screaming “JEN! THIS? YES? NO? YES? YES! OK.” And friends, I want to scream across the proverbial store at you, too. Pretty soon after posting, I had the darling Jaime of Denim Debutante (and mastermind behind Debutante Media) clarifying my terms. What a profesh. Eventually, I had my task:

Done and done.


Supima/Pima Cotton & Modal Leggings Under $50

Alejandra Sky Rhoda Leggings: $22.50

These are 94% modal and 6% spandex - the most modal-y leggings you’re going to find under $50 (these are 50% off, too)! They’re available in a basic black, or basic grey.

fig leaves Thermal Silk Blend Ribbed Leggings: $36

That’s a long product name, but I like the words in it! These are 86% micromodal, 10% silk, and 4% Lycra. I’m big fan of high-waist leggings like these - so much more comfortable, and so much less adjusting. These also come in ivory.

ASOS Wet Look Front Ponti Leggings: $44.76

If you want something a little more intense - check these! Faux leather on the front, 49% modal, 49% cotton, and 2% elastane on the back. Look at you in your edgypants.

But if you ask me, the best option is…

Alternative Apparel Skinny Legging: $34

These are your best pick, Jaime! Not only are they made by awesome, ethical fashion company, Alternative Apparel - but they’re comprised of 47% modal, 47% pima cotton and 6% spandex. They are available in brown or light-ish grey (concrete).

Hope that satiated your luxurious legging needs, Miss Jaime!

For the rest of you, a question:

What can I help you find? (Let me shop for you!)

@DenimDebutante snagged the first post!

I’m on the hunt for modal/pima/supima cotton leggings for under $50 - wish me luck, and stay tuned for a post! 

Oh, and I’m so ready for more requests! If you would like me to post about something you’re searching for with a bunch of less-than-$50 options - let me know! I’m on it.