I can't pretend to be much of a football fan. But, fashion? Fashion I love. And so, I thought perhaps there were a few ladies out there who love both. If that's you, I've found the perfect little something to commemorate this big bowl of the super variety that's going down in NOLA this weekend.
Over at Mignon Faget I spotted some super cute glasses that pay homage to the Super Bowl in the Crescent City and (more importantly) some cool wrap bracelets. Leave it to Mignon to create pieces that are chic and grid iron-focused all at once. And, of course, she's offering two color combos to accommodate all the fans.
In unrelated finds, I can't help but share some killer sales spotted today. Over at Sky Blue they have 75 percent off their boots. Seriously. And they have some fantastic ones perfect for Mardi Gras and great for flirty little skirts this spring. They also have a ton of winter wares at 50 and 75 percent off — think lightweight sweaters fit for a parade and flirty little skirts for the after party.
Over at Shoe Fits they're rolling out a huge sale on jewelry and shoes and prices start at $5 … as in five dollars. Be still my beating heart. Perhaps this IND Styler will hit some sales before the Super Bowl parties. After all, I would find watching football much more enjoyable in a new pair of bargain shoes.
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