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Lost & Fawned

Lost & Fawned

Spring Style with 11 Main Featured post via Lost & Fawned blog on April 21, 2015 Hooray for spring! I have been so ready strip off the layers upon layers that are required for an Ohio winter. I feel like I can breath again! To celebrate, I have been shopping....
DIY Summer Cut-Offs

DIY Summer Cut-Offs

I must admit that I have jeans in my closet that I haven’t worn for half a decade. I either lost interest in them or my weight fluctuated enough that I had to buy new pairs. Oh vanity! My mission this past weekend was to repurpose my old jeans into...
Weekend Wear

Weekend Wear

For your weekend away: – pack flowy skirts and dresses that let you travel with comfort and elegance and will take you from day to night – a floppy hat & sunnies to protect your beaming face from the sun – delicate accessories to dress up your look – a...
Going camping

Going camping

Going camping this weekend so sorry for being MIA! have a great weekend loves ♥♥ | skirt from @loverelished use code “loverelished25″ for $25 off your purchase of $75 or more | sunnies from @wetseal | everything else from @forever21 | Follow @whatdoesthegiraffewear on Instagram!
Sometimes We Need Reminders

Sometimes We Need Reminders

I took a stroll by the community garden in Santa Monica and encountered this at an unexpected moment. It put a smile on my face. Sometimes we just need to be gently nudged awake in life!
Fair Trade Fashion

Fair Trade Fashion

We are absolutely thrilled to announce that we will begin carrying a very special clothing line very soon. It’s a fair trade fashion line from India that’s produced not in factories but is handmade using artistic traditions like block-printing and hand embroidery. The silhouettes are universally flattering and the colors...
A Day Less Ordinary

A Day Less Ordinary

Have you ever been given the advice that you should do one thing every day that scares you? Maybe it’s a little much to consider venturing outside of our comfort zones every single day of our lives, but I like the spirit behind that advice because I strongly believe in...
Inside Out

Inside Out

“For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.” – Audrey Hepburn At Relished, we are inspired not only by beautiful apparel, but by people who see the beauty in...
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How to fall in love with Fall

We all know that Summer is full of extra time for fun vacations and outings, but you don’t have to sacrifice these moments of enjoyment when the leaves start changing! It’s back-to-school season, and the upcoming holidays can get busy and stressful.  It’s important to remember that the good times can continue and that it...

5 Ways To Style Summer into Fall

Last time I wrote for this blog, I shared my thoughts on quality over quantity when it comes to fashion. In case you missed it, I made my case for buying higher-priced items that would last a long time and therefore cost you less in the long run. Now that we’ve gone over the mathematics...
Fall Fashion for a Warm Autumn

Fall Fashion for a Warm Autumn

Ahh, California. Good ol’ California, where the only transition from summer to fall is the changing of leaves and the weather getting approximately five degrees cooler. Let’s face it, in California we are truly blessed with warm weather all year ’round and our summer-to-fall wardrobe encounters only minor changes. By the end of August, most...
Time to Reflect.

Time to Reflect.

Time to reflect. Rare and radiating with a majestic aura that captivates those around you. Standing tall and strong like a pineapple, yet still graceful and tender like an orchid. We want to embrace our inner unicorn and do what feels authentic and truly makes us happy. However, sometimes we try to take on too...
End-of-Summer Bucket List

End-of-Summer Bucket List

As summer winds down, it’s time to start buckling down on your last warm-weather adventures.  It’s never too late to begin exploring and join in on the festivities that make summer so fun.  There’s plenty going on here in southern California to keep your calendar booked up! The Disneyland Resort is always a fun getaway...
Cheap Clothes Will Cost You

Cheap Clothes Will Cost You

It was this time last year when my roommate came home with movers, a bagel, and a $4,500 new mattress. “Are you joking?!”, was all I could muster up at the time. We were both college students, ballin’ on a budget and I couldn’t justify spending that much money on anything, let alone a mattress....
Expand Your Summer Wardrobe in a Jiffy

Expand Your Summer Wardrobe in a Jiffy

In a place like southern California, summer can feel like an all-year saga. Overbearing heat consumes more than half the year, and each year as warm weather approaches, many end up gathering pants, sweaters, and other winter clothing into a “things to get rid of” bin. That may be the fate for clothes in many homes,...
Getaway: Discover Ibiza's Secrets

Getaway: Discover Ibiza’s Secrets

What can beat a summer Euro trip getaway that offers endless paella, crystal clear waters and ice-cold gelato while hearing Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese voices echoing through the narrow streets of Spain’s magnificent Balearic Islands? Pack your bags, because Ibiza has more to offer than the extreme party nightlife it is known for across the...
A Fresh and Fruity Fourth of July

A Fresh and Fruity Fourth of July

Do you need a last-minute side dish for that Independence Day gathering? Well, here’s a healthy snack that also happens to be a simple fix, and shows off that patriotic flair! Three Ingredients (yes, only three!): – Strawberries – Blueberries – Bananas Directions: – Rinse all fruits – Slice bananas and strawberries – Assemble into red,...
Stripes Are Back!

Stripes Are Back!

All Aboard! I spy an all-stripe trend alert happening this spring! With spring in full swing, you must be wondering what to wear in place of your favorite winter sweaters and boots. We’re here to help you with that! This year’s Relished Spring collection is full of prints, patterns, and an inspirational mix of styles...
Easy As (Strawberry) Pie!

Easy As (Strawberry) Pie!

Sweet spring is only one week away, and we are already loving the sunshine here in southern California! Looking for a dessert worthy of sharing during sun dress season? Well you’re in luck, I have the secret recipe to my mother’s ever-famous Strawberry Pie. When I was growing up, for every holiday and family party, my...
Six Ways to Live the Italian Experience

Six Ways to Live the Italian Experience

It’s incredibly overwhelming to be in a different country trying to complete an enormous list of things to do. Therefore, we suggest six essential sensory treats and photo-worthy moments to experience to make the most out of your trip to Italy. 1. Glide through the Venetian Waters You mustn’t miss the classic “ride in a gondola”!...