{How to Add a Feminine Touch to an Edgy Outfit}

Austin Blogger DTKAustin shares how to make an edgy look more feminine and dainty with different accessories like this Stella McCartney handbag or this WAYF lace up top. Click for more details and photos.

How was everyone’s weekend? I feel like the last couple of days just flew by and now I’m prepping for yet another job out of town. I had mentioned my mom was coming in town in my last post and we had so much fun, I was sad to see her leave. If you’ve been following my Instagram Stories you got a peek into our weekend and how she took half of my furniture with her! By now, most of y’all know I have a habit of renovating and had started painting my brick fireplace white. My house doesn’t get a ton of light with all of the trees outside so I felt it needed a little refresher to lighten up the room. With that finished, most of my furniture didn’t really fit anymore, so she decided to take them off my hands! Such a sweet mom! 😜ย Now it looks like I just moved in my house with absolutely no furniture or decor! Time to shop!

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{Tips to Transition your Summer Wardobe to Fall with Nordstrom}

Austin blogger DTKAustin shares tips on how to Transition your Summer Wardobe to Fall with a few key pieces like this Free People Cardigan or this Stella McCartney black bag. Click for more details and photos.

Did anyone else think today was Friday? I literally had a day to sleep in for once, woke up, got ready to do errands and completely blanked and didn’t realize it was Thursday. Anyway, my mom is coming in town from LA for the weekend and I am about to leave to go pick her up from the airport and head to a fun dinner. Talk about excited!! I haven’t seen her in what feels like months! With that being said I’ve gotta bust a move at getting this post live for you guys!

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{Best of July Looks – Instagram Roundup}

Hello, August! Is anyone else blown away that Fall is literally less than 2 months away?? I seriously feel like summer just started and that we were just celebrating the holidays. Time is flying by and it’s a little scary! At least while time is flying by we will all look super stylish. ๐Ÿ™‚ I’ve rounded up my top posts from July that are all still in stock for the most part. Quite a few of these posts were a part of the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale so they HAVE gone up to full price, but they are all available and back in stock.

I know quite a few of yโ€™all arenโ€™t signed up for LiketoKnow.it so this gives you the opportunity to shop my favorite, still in-stock looks. Did you know, you can also shop ALL of my Instagram posts from my website directly atย www.dtkaustin.com/shopinstagram?

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{Women’s Affordable + Edgy Fashion Jewelry with Jenny Bird}

Austin Blogger DTKAustin talks all about how to pull off a body suit for any look along with her go-to, edgy jewelry from Jenny Bird. Click for more details and photos!

How is this weekend already over?? Am I the only one that thought the last couple of days flew by? I was expecting a relaxing weekend filled with rain and snuggles with Steven but it was the complete opposite… Sunny, humid, 105 degrees outside and lots of house work. Even though it’s so hot outside I still keep getting all of the Fall feels with winter wear already making an appearance!ย Something I wanted to focus on with todayโ€™s post is adding some fun accessories to your more simple outfits in the fall. I am always on the hunt for edgier pieces to spice up my outfits and recently came across Jenny Bird.

Before we get into the juicy, jewelry details, use codeย DTKAUSTIN15 for 15% off your ENTIRE purchase on jenny-bird.com!

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{What’s Left on the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale + Tips for 2018}

Y’all. I never thought this day would come… The end of the 2017 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is only THREE days away! Could I have sounded anymore like a broken record the past few weeks?? I apologize to anyone who got extremely annoyed with my persistent posting but if y’all understand what this sale means, then you know you need to shop fast! This year’s NSALE was definitely one for the books and so much different than any other Nordstrom Anniversary Sale to date. Not only did things sell out fast, which was to be expected, but NOTHING was restocked. For those of y’all who are still interested in shopping the last few days of this sale I’ve created 11 scrollers in different categories with what is left in full size runs. I do suspect that some things will be selling out as I am writing this post, but fingers crossed some of these goodies are left.

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{How to Easily Pull off an Affordable yet Edgy Look For Fall}

Austin blogger DTKAustin shares how to achieve an edgy yet classic look on a budget for Fall. | how to wear a leather jacket | how to style a leather jacket | how to wear black skinny jeans | black skinny jean style tips | fall fashion tips | fall outfit ideas | fall style tips | what to wear for fall | cool weather fashion | fashion for fall | style tips for fall | outfit ideas for fall || Dressed to Kill

Hello, Friday!ย With the beginning of fall slowly creeping around the corner it is time to start bringing out all of your fall staples. Are you kidding me… How is Fall less than 2 months away?!ย As for me, youโ€™ll see the color black in about 95% of the outfits Iโ€™ll be wearing throughout the season. I always say Fall is the time that you’ll see me in ALL black again! For me, it is the season to be rocking as much black as you want without dying in the Texas heat. Maybe wait until November so you don’t die of a heat stroke since our Fall consists of 80 degree weather with absolutely no chance of snow, EVER.

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{Splurge or Steal โ€“ How to Wear a Skirt Suit without Looking Like Your Mom}

DTKAustin shares her splurge or steal in Austin Woman Magazine on how to dress appropriately for work in a skirt suit on a budget plus the expensive option if you want to splurge. Click for more details and images!

Tired of looking like your mother when wearing a power suit? Thankfully, the times are changing and women’s suiting has had a major facelift over the years. We no longer have to worry about boxy, oversized blazers with huge shoulder pads and trousers that don’t fit right. You all remember those, right?? The exact outfit your mom used to wear to work everyday?? I can guarantee you my mom still has some of those suits in her closet! It’s like I can still envision those photos in my head from back in the day!

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{Healthy Skincare with TULA}

Austin blogger DTKAustin shares why healthy skincare is so important at any age with TULA | best skincare products | skincare products for any age | skincare routines | how to use skincare products | TULA skincare review | TULA skincare products || Dressed to Kill

With all of the harmful chemicals put in most beauty products these days, how do you know what’s best for your body and skin? On the other end, why would you want to spend days, weeks or months trying out multiple skincare products that could be harmful to begin with? I was one of those girls that waited way too long to get into a good skincare regimen until recently. Leading up to this point, there was much trial and error figuring out what worked best for my skin. This entire post is dedicated to sharing FOUR of my favorite skincare products by TULA and why they work for most.

Before we get into details I want to give you some exciting news! Use codeย DTKASHLEY20 forย 20% off sitewide + free shipping on orders $30+!ย Expires 10/1/17.

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{How to Stay Casual & Comfy in a Bodycon Dress}

Austin Blogger DTKAustin shares how to pull off the Converse with a dress trend and how to pull off a button down tied around your waist. Click for more photos and information. | how to style a casual dress | how to wear a casual dress | how to stay comfortable in a dress | summer fashion tips | summer outfit ideas | summer style tips | what to wear for summer | warm weather fashion | fashion for summer | style for summer || Dressed to Kill

Happy Thursday, friends! Only one more day ’til the weekend!! Y’all probably remember this cotton stunner dress from the recent post I did a few days ago when I shared how toย dress up a simple, cotton dress. I actually wore the same dress today for some errands and wanted to share a great way to wear these tighter/bodycon dresses in more of a casual style. Anything I can wear dressy to casual is a must have in my book as it just screams affordable and proves that I can get my money’s worth out of the piece.

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{The Men’s Guide to Shopping the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale}

Alright guys, this post is ALL about you! Actually, its for the guys who love to shop or for the lovely ladies who will be doing all of your shopping for you. I’m sure most of y’all saw the post I recently did talking about the best investment pieces that all men and women need but if you missed that just click HERE. With this post I am specifically talking to all of you guys out there about what you ALL need to grab while this sale is going on. Unlike my husband, I know there are plenty of guys out there that enjoy dressing sharp and plenty of ladies out there that love their men looking sexy!

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