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january/february insta faves

Whoops! I haven't had the time to update this space in awhile. I've been so focused on running my store (megoosta.storenvy.com) and meeting deadlines for both my instagram and school that I've neglected this space. This post will just be a little roundup of some of my favourite photos from the month of January and February. It's a little late but it's a good reminder as well. 

 Phone cases from Mini In The Box.
Dreamcatcher | Glitter Quicksand
 Jacket, scarf - Styles For Less | Sweater - SoulCal Girl | Skirt - Lookbook Store | Socks - Light In The Box
 Nails painted with nail polish pens from Simply Spoiled Beauty. Use code "megoosta" for 40% off.
Top, skirt - Forever 21 | Boots - Amiclubwear (Wild Diva) | Cardigan - Topshop
Top, jeans, shoes - Forever 21 | Cardigan - Wet Seal | Bag - Lookbook Store | Necklace - IHTEC
Sweater - Lookbook Store | Scarf - Cici Hot
Crochet Top - UrbanGirlCo | Sweater, Skirt - Forever 21 | Boots - Cici Hot | Socks, Scarf - Light in the Box
Jacket, Beanie - Wet Seal | Dress - Brandy Melville | Flannel - Light in the Box | Boots - Cici Hot
Grey Daisy Nails - DIY
Watch - Daniel Wellington (use code "megoosta" for 15% off)
Bracelet - Paul Hewitt
Shorts & Skirts - Forever 21
Denim Shorts Collection - Forever 21, Cici Hot, Deb Shops, Wet Seal
Nutella Top - Fresh Tops | Shorts - Wet Seal
Wild x Free (Entire outfit from Charlotte Russe)
White Rose nails - DIY | Watch - Daniel Wellington | Bracelet - Pandora | Skirt, Booties - Charlotte Russe
Bohemian Goddess
Entire outfit from Forever 21.
Cardi - Lookbook Store | Shorts - Forever 21 | Bag - Deb Shops

xoxo

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