Ladies and gentleman, I bring to you the easiest ever Christmas decor DIY. And not only is it mega easy (and budget friendly!) but it’s also super apartment friendly. Now, I love a good DIY. And this DIY is the easiest of DIYs. No Pinterest fails here! If you can cut paper- you can do this!
It’s so crazy to believe that November is coming to a close! Thanksgiving is behind us and it’s time to start planning for the December holidays. Or, if you’re like me, to keep planning for the December holidays. Now don’t get me wrong- I love dressing up for the holidays. But I also love a super easy and casual holiday look! I’m basically getting all dressed up to eat and drink, so why not be a little comfy while doing that?!
Confession: I really love making my Christmas list every year. Like, I really love it. For so long I’ve spent so much time providing my family with exact color and sizing details as well as multiple places to find each item. This all started when I was about 12 years old and my mom got me 3 of the ugliest sweaters I have ever seen. I didn’t ask for them and I never even tried them on. I felt so bad that I hated them so much and I didn’t tell her for years until I finally took them out of hiding and sent them off to Goodwill.
I hope you all had an amazing holiday however you celebrate. Here the kitchen is clean, pie has been served and we are all relaxing and watching a little football. I hopped on the J.Crew Factory website when I went to post my latest Instagram and stumbled on so many amazing deals! When the holidays arrived I decided that I didn’t want to be that blogger that just constantly pushed products to get clicks and commission, and that I wouldn’t be posted anything about sales unless I owned the product myself.
This year I will not be shopping on Black Friday You might think that that statement is a little strange coming from a blogger that claims to be a shopping addict. You’re reading a blog called Mia Goes Shopping after all. But the statement is true. I now hate shopping on the oh so holy shopping holiday …
I can’t say I’m too pleased about it- but the cold weather has arrived in New England. I’m sure we’re getting close to the first snowfall. This coat is the only reason I always look forward to the cold. It’s the best winter coat! And it’s the only coat you’ll ever need for winter.
I’ve always loved a good statement coat and I’ve wanted one for as long as I could remember. When I was living in Boston, I would always see these chic women in their amazing coats walking down Newbury street. I was dying to be one of them! But alas, the perfect coat was always