Jewelry making is a passion of mine, and I cannot thank you all enough for being supportive as I’m pursuing this little adventure. Many of you have sent me amazing pictures rocking my jewelry, and it truly makes my heart smile knowing that you cherish my pieces as much as I do. Get your stack HERE.
DRESS: Dainty Jewells c/o | SUNGLASSES: Forever 21 (sold out, similar HERE) | HEELS: Steve Madden via Nordstrom
Beautiful friendships were formed, thanks to Instagram. I had the opportunity to meet one of my IG besties, Michelle from GoldDustAndSugarLust and what can I tell you?! She is beautiful, inside and out. So blessed to know her and her adorable family. Check out her blog HERE.
Photography: Rene Atchison
Jennifer, founder of LinenLaceAndLove wears my colorful bead bracelets to perfection. She is a beautiful soul, and I encourage all of you to visit her blog HERE.
Photography: Emily Charron & Blair Staky
DRESS: CHOIES c/o (ON SALE FOR $26!) | BRACELETS: Cartier Love Bangles
Collaborated with Wandeleur at Donna Hall‘s apartment to shoot a special project titled: “When Interior Design Meets Fashion“which was probably one of my favorite collaborations.
My favorite pair of shoes. Get them HERE for under $30!
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Happy Friday, lovelies! No outfit post today but instead I decided to share some of my favorite Instagram pictures with you! Instagram has really been such an amazing tool that not only allows me to follow some my favorite bloggers but also connect with some of you on a deeper level that led to amazing friendships. This whole blogging experience has been so wonderful and I am truly grateful for all of you! I read all of your comments, and I really do try to respond to all of your comments – even though it can be tough at times. Besides blogging and jewelry making, I also have a full-time corporate job + I am a mother to a beautiful son who will turn 4 this year. Life gets hectic at times but all of you encourage me each day to keep on going! Hence, thank you all for your amazing support! I am so blessed to be surrounded by such beautiful women, YOU (!), who inspire me each and every day!
As always, thanks much for reading and don’t forget to stop by Monday for a new outfit post!
I love you all.
DRESS: CHOIES c/o (ON SALE FOR $26!) | BUCKLED BLOCK HEELS: Forever21 | BEAD BRACELETS: V Wear Collection | DRESS: Dainty Jewells c/o | SUNGLASSES: Forever 21 (sold out, similar HERE) | HEELS: Steve Madden via Nordstrom | BRACELETS: Cartier Love Bangles
Love your dress and your shoes!
Have a great weekend darling! <3
Thanks, M!! Much love!!
Lovely photos as always, Vanessa!
Thanks for sharing about your thoughts and for introducing your friends, I’ll go check out their blogs, too 🙂
In so many cases, internet nowadays is one of the ways we met new friends in a way we less expect it. And I’m glad you found yours!
Have a wonderful day!
Jhem | JhemSays.com
Thanks, Jhem! You made my day!! You’re so sweet!!
I love your sense of style and how you write your text <3 You're so inpiring and I hope that you have a lot of success with your jewelry 🙂
Sending you much love from Germany 🙂
Thanks, Tine! You are always so sweet!!
You’re so inpiring and your jewelry are amazing 🙂
Thanks for sharing about your thoughts my dear !
Sure Im comming back monday for a new outfit post!
Sending you much love 🙂
Thank you, Nina!! Totally appreciate your lovely I comment!!! Much love!!
Have a wonderful weekend. xS
Thank you so much Vanessa for sharing your pics! Your bracelets are stunning. I love following you on IG and I thought your shoot with Wandeleur was perfection. Have a terrific weekend! 🙂
Thanks, K! Means a lot coming from you!! Happy Friday!!
You are such an inspiration, Vanessa! I’m so glad that you and I were able to connect via Instagram and hopefully we can one day meet in person, COME TO NEW YORK, hehe! I hope you continue to grow and flourish because it’s people like you who deserve. Someone who’s caring and supportive of others and it’s amazing that I can even say that without even knowing you intimately, that’s how strong it radiates.
I hope you have an awesome, fun filled weekend with your little angel 🙂
Jalisa, thank you for your beautiful words! You made my day! I’m so blessed to have met you as well! You are such a beautiful soul!! I love New York and I’m sure I will come visit again soon and then we finally have to meet! Love you!!! ❤️❤️❤️
These are great pictures! I love all of those pretty bracelets! I hope you have a great weekend!
Thanks, Meg! Means a lot coming from you!
Great photos but it is a tradition here, on your site 🙂 Like this bracelets !
Have a nice weekend!
Thank you for your lovely comment!
You are an incredible person, Vanessa! And you have so much depth and layers- behind all of that beauty lies intelligence, grace, compassion, humor and the greatest mommy and wife. And now I know firsthand–friend. So proud of everything you are and so blessed to have you in my life! Xx
You are the sweetest! I loved that we connected on instagram. It really is such a great platform to stay in touch with the world but also to make great friends like you! 😉
Hope you have an amazing weekend!
the last two pictures are so pretty. love your blondie curls! those heels are lush:)
I love your Insta feed and this is such a great round up! Have a great weekend, Vanessa!
Wishes & Reality
Awe these photos are very nice! 🙂
I love reading more personal post from you. It gives us insight into who you are and your day to day.
Your insta feed is by far one of the best out there. I’m a big fan. Have a lovely weekend!
If you ever come to Seattle, drop me a line. I would love to meet up.
always love following your insta!
I think you’ve been balancing it all wonderfully! I had no idea you had a full time job also, I would have thought from how wonderful your blog is that this was your job! Hope you have a wonderful weekend!
Beautiful photos! Hope you have a wonderful weekend!
very nice shoes!!!kiss
Beautiful photos! Always so colorful and full of happiness 🙂
You’re such a beautiful person Vanessa, inside and out! You are an inspiration to many of us bloggers who also agree that it can get hectic at times working full-time and raising a family but it is all worth it to meet wonderful people like YOU, get style and life inspirations and enjoy life to the fullest! Thank you for all you give to us and I hope your weekend is nothing short of amazing! xo
This post and all the others can show how beautiful you are, dear Vanessa! You have a genuine way of writing and connecting, a sweet smile and who wouldn’t like being your friend! I am so glad that you got to know such a great friend on the blogosphere/Instagram and I love your outfitss and jewelry and now even more, knowing how much you value people, instead of being just someone who values fashion – I say this, because I know some people who would just value fashion and the people are meant to be their audience, nothing else. I am very glad to get to know you, and to know you have a sweet son, and I wish you a great weekend! Kisses!
Beautiful!!! Love everything!!! Xo
I want the left hand (in the first picture) as it is lol 🙂
I love all your Insta photos! So cute!
Great pics lovely, I like all those bracelets. Have a great weekend.
Glamoury Armory Blog
Beautiful photos luv! Love your lace dress from Dainty Jewells. How sweet that you got a chance to meet one of your IG besties.
Always love looks at your insta! You always have such great photos and I always love them! Hope you have a great weekend!
Denise | Fashion Love Letters
Great IG round up! That first pic is so artistic and beautiful
Dresses & Denim
Those bracelets are so beautiful! I love them!
Connie | Sponsored by Coffee | Etsy
Beautiful post dear, you look amazing as always. I love your Insta page!!!
You’re such a sweet and inspirational person and I absolutely reading your blogs!! Your handwork clearly shows through your wonderful posts!! Keep up the beautiful work girl!! 🙂
That’s so cool that you got to meet an Instagram friend. I’ve always loved the jewellery you make, its so pretty and timeless!
Would love to rock your jewellery pieces, my dear
great blog and IG account
kisses from Italy
Loving those stacked bracelets!! You made them?? The tassel is too cute
Maple and Mint
Wow, your jewellery creations are lovely – a woman of many talents! 🙂 I can see why you love those block heeled white sandals by the way, they’re perfect!
Gabrielle | A Glass Of Ice
Aw girl, I love you! I’m so happy to have met you though blogging and I wish you all the best, every single day. you are such an inspiration!
Sara Kate Styling
Beautiful photos!! Instagram is my favorite too! XO
Love the update!! Your bracelets are so great!
I’ll be in Chicago from the 16th to the 19th and staying downtown! I’d love to get coffee!!
Those bracelets are so pretty!!! It’s so nice to know that you can make real friends through social media. Life is surprising sometimes isn’t it? If you are in LA, we def have to try to meet 🙂
~ xo Sheree
I’m loving your insta photos, so colorful and lovely, just gorgeous!!! 😉 xo
Beautiful dress and shoes and I ñove your jewelery!! ❤️❤️❤️
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I love your bracelet dear
The Bandwagon Chic | Instagram | Bloglovin
Lovely shoes! ♥
what a great post vanessa! and i agree, instagram has surely connected a lot of people together and created lasting friendships! I know i’ve met a lot of great people via instagram! i will follow you now! 😀
i love your bracelets, they are so cute! i started making bracelets with intention of selling them too but too much work for me with school/work…not sure how you do it all, superwoman! 😀
hope you have a wonderful rest of your weekend, love! xo
Love following you on insta!
I love your recap 🙂 The shoes are so beautiful *_*
Love your sense of style! Always love stopping by your page and insta!! Happy Sunday!!
Flaunt and Center
Instagram can be such a great space for meeting like minded people! Thanks for sharing your pictures with us. You are one busy women, I don’t know where you find the time to get it all done! Amazing! I can’t wait to get my bracelets and I just adore my druzy ring!
Wow you have so much going on but still manage to give 100% of you to everything that you do – I’m really inspired by that and will definitely check out your jewellery line! Hope you had a lovely weekend 🙂
This is a wonderful post, Vanessa! You are so talented and impressive. Beautiful. Have a great week!
Qué pulseras tan ideales!!!
Un beso Vanessa
Great post! I love the white shoe!!!
Aly’s Book ☮♥
Love this post! Really awesome to hear that you’ve built amazing friendships through Instagram. Props to you for balancing blogging, your job, and being a mom. 🙂
That’s such a sweet picture with you, your son and the other blogger, Michelle’s family. Instagram really is a great way to connect to one another and I liked the pictures you shared.
LA BORSA DI MARTINA
Instagram is such a great place! Great pictures. I love the shoes and beat bracelets. So many color to choose from.
LOVE the bracelets! You’re such a doll! <3 <3
Kiss Me Darling
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