Memorial Day Ready in Red & Turquoise

Instagram Highlights

Hey babes! It's been a while since I shared my last Instagram Highlights post so I wanted to post my favorite Insta's from the past month! These have actually been some of my all-time favorite outfits and I hope you love them too! Instagram and the whole 'new algorithm' thing have made it to where many of my followers don't even see my posts most of the time so hopefully this is a quick & easy way for you to see AND shop the best posts from this month! If you have any questions about fit or sizing, please let me know. And you're in luck, several of these items are now on sale! Whooooo! Anyways... Hope y'all have a great Monday! xox

Budget Friendly Floral Dress and Pink Heels

Floral Dress  |  Pink Heels  |  White Crossbody / affordable option here  |  Pearl Earrings  |  similar Statement Necklace  |  Watch  |  Link Bracelet 

The ULTIMATE Shopping Guide for Affordable Swimwear and Beach Accessories UNDER $50

Shop any item above by simply clicking on it!

Hi, friends! Sunny days by the water are just around the corner and it's time to shop for all of the necessities! Whether you're headed to the beach, the lake or the pool- I've rounded up everything you need at affordable prices. I picked the top 10 categories that everyone is shopping and searched high and low for the best picks under $50! Below you will find lots of budget friendly options to shop in these categories: 1 pieces, bikinis, coverups, pool towels, beach bags, sunglasses, pool floats, beach jewelry, hats & headbands, passport covers & beach accessories. 

If you want to do a little browsing on your own, here are some of my favorites for shopping affordable swimwear:
ASOS {carries petite, tall & maternity sizing!}

I had so much fun shopping for these categories & was so tempted to buy it all! If you're heading to an All-Inclusive resort this Summer, be sure to read my packing guide post here. It's hands down the most popular post here on Styled Blonde! To shop everything below, just use the arrows to scroll through each category & click on any item you're interested in!

Frayed Jeans, Pom Kimono & the Cutest New Jewelry

5 Tips for Networking at rewardStyle the Conference | Day 3

I shared my #rStheCon recap of Day 1 here & Day 2 here.

Hi girls! Today I'm chatting about the 3rd and final day of the rewardStyle conference I attended two weeks ago. Make sure you're caught up on the other two posts! If you ever get the opportunity to attend #rStheCon, it's a definite must. I learned so many things and met so many great friends! One of the biggest advantages of attending the conference is the networking opportunities you have! There are bloggers and brand reps everywhere you turn! So I am giving you 5 tips for networking in the blogging business!

5 Things I Learned at rewardStyle the Conference | Day 2

Shirtdress  |  Wedges  |  Crossbody  |  Necklace  |  Watch  |  Leopard Cuff

Hey babes! In Monday's blog post I talked all about what the rewardStyle conference is and gave a recap from the 1st day! Read that post here. So today I am back to share some of the things I learned at the conference + my day 2 recap! I can't believe it's already been almost two weeks since I was in Dallas for #rStheCon. It was seriously the best weekend! Meeting new friends, hanging out with my favorite bloggers, and learning SO. MUCH.  So here are some of the top takeaways from the conference!

What is rewardStyle the Conference? | Day 1

Hey gal pals! Hope you had a great weekend! We took our last roadtrip to Missouri before our move to the East Coast later this month. There were INSANE storms all weekend... the flooding in SW Missouri is absolutely crazy. Prayers to all of those who were affected by them!

If you follow me on Instagram you know that I recently traveled to Dallas & tagged my pictures with #rStheCon. If you're unfamiliar with the blog world, that stands for 'rewardStyle the Conference'! So here is a quick recap on what exactly that means...

What? rewardStyle is the company behind LiketoKnow.it. [This is what allows my Instagram posts to be shoppable!] Read more about how to use it here. So #rStheCon is the yearly educational conference they hold for bloggers to attend!

Who? rewardStyle invites the top 2% of their digital influencers and 200 of them attended the conference! It was seriously amazing to meet so many of the bloggers that I've been following for years. I roomed with SaraMolly & CortneyBe sure to check out their blogs!!

When? The conference is always in April! 2017 marked the 5th year of the conference!

Where? rewardStyle has offices around the globe but their headquarters are in Dallas, Texas! Earlier this year I had the opportunity to visit the hQ offices. It's absolutely stunning! The conference was held at Hotel Crescent Court.

Why? The conference weekend is all about networking with brands and bloggers, attending super informative classroom sessions, and celebrating both the growth and success of the company & our blogs!