Let your jewelry shine!

 Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Just look at these beautiful outfits!

lace dress and jewelry
blue jeans

My favorite part? The jewelry! Picking up a few beautiful pieces of jewelry can really change your wardrobe. But, what happens when you get sick of your jewelry? Usually I just put the pieces that Ive worn-out in my jewelry black hole (a.k.a. the back of my closet).

That's why I really love Rocksbox. It's kind of like the Rent the Runway for jewelry! Every month you get three amazing pieces of jewelry for only $19. When you get sick of your pieces or want something new you can return them and get a new set! If you like something- buy it! You even get monthly spend on Rocksbox that you can use towards the purchase of your new love. Ive bought a few gorjana pieces because of my subscription, I hadn't even heard of the brand before getting it. 

All of the jewelry in these outfits are featured on Rocksbox! Use the code preppystudentxoxo to get your first month free. What are you waiting for?


Shows to watch! (Or to binge watch)

 Sunday, April 26, 2015

Hello everyone! It's crazy to think that I just completed my last full semester in college. Four years just flew by right in front of me! I'll have the next couple weeks to relax and study for the GMAT before my next big adventure. In that time I hope to get some R&R and to watch a few great shows.

1. Mad Men.
Ok, so my suggestion to watch Mad Men isn't exactly new or novel. Mad Men is still my favorite show on television. Yet, my favorite part about watching Mad Men comes after I finish an episode. I've turned into one of the geeky television lovers who read recaps and blog posts about each episodes. Mad Men's costume designer- Janie Bryant- is simply genius. The costumes alone are a reason to watch this show and if you have time I would whole-heartily suggest reading Mad Style or other mad men style related blog posts. The only problem? You can't find the recent episodes on Netflix or Hulu. But if you haven't yet watched the first couple seasons you can find them on Netflix.

2.  The Kroll Show & Broad City
I am a sucker for Comedy and I get my fix from shows like the Kroll Show and Broad City. These two shows will make you laugh. That's reason enough to add them to your Hulu queue! 

3. Flip or Flop
As I've gotten older, my obsession with HGTV has grown. I love watching Flip or Flop (now on Netflix) as a easy to watch show. Yes, we know what's going to happen (surprise! the gross house becomes beautiful) but it's still a fun ride to see a decrepit house become an expensive home.

4. The Paradise
Ladies! This is what I imagine all romantic historical fictions books to look like. Paradise has elegance and beauty and fun characters. I feel like Ive traveled to a whole new time and beautiful world watching this show. Even though I like the supplemental characters more than the main characters, I enjoy following this story about the first department store. The show is made by BBC and you can find it on Netflix.

5. Shark Tank
Entrepreneurship is pretty cool. Nuff Said.


Still looking for a summer internship? Check out Campus Job!

 Sunday, April 12, 2015

I hope everyone has had a great weekend! I am just finishing up my last full semester in college. It's just absolutely crazy how fast four years flew by! I cannot believe that I only have a spring semester left before graduation comes on by.

This year I've been staying in the sorority house (because of my recent presidency) so I've gotten to know and build relationships with a lot of underclassman. I am so sick of hearing some of them complain about not knowing where to look for summer internships! Over the past few weeks Ive been helping some friends with internship searches and I came across this really cool new website- Campus Job!

Campus Job is a cool new venture that hopes to help college students find opportunities and internships. It's really pretty cool! Some of the postings are for cool established companies while others are for new ventures.

If you're a student looking for a summer internship you should definitely check the site out! And if you already have a summer internship, check out the site for a brand ambassador or college rep role for next year. These are great positions to gain some experience and money while in college.

That's it for me today! Hope y'all have a great week!

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