Kendra Scott NYE Accessories + Giveaway

Happy Tuesday!

I have teamed up with the amazing team at Kendra Scott Baybrook Mall to share some of my favorite pieces that will be perfect for any New Years Eve outfit!

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Not only does Kendra have you covered in the jewelry department, but now you can top off that  mani with the prettiest nail colors here. Plus you can get 15% off right now!

Whether you are planning on attending a formal affair or a more casual get together you can always count on KS to have the perfect piece for you. Glam or classic!

Today you can enter for a chance to win 3 fabulous Kendra Scott pieces! A necklace, earrings AND a bracelet! $340 retail value!

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The giveaway will start today (12/20) on The Style Lynn Life Facebook page at 11:30am CST so be sure to follow along to see how to enter along with what fabulous items we are giving away!

xo, Roselyn

**Sponsored Post: This post was done in collaboration with Kendra Scott Baybrook. As always, thoughts are 100% my own.

 

Gift Guide For The Traveler

So….if you are wanting to buy me something, I need 3, 7, 8, and 9. 🙂

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Omg, how cute is all of this jewelry?! I totally need all of it! The problem with sharing these gift guides is if I don’t already have it, I now want it!

  1. Headphones– the ultimate must have on a plane
  2. Passport Holder (here and here)- cute ones at that!
  3. Luggage Tags (here and here)– because Brandon needs all of our suitcases to match and I need to somehow differentiate mine!
  4. Luggage Scale– AKA lifesaver/”how much do I need to stuff in my carry on?”
  5. Kai Travel Soaps and Lotions– because hotel soaps are just not going to cut it
  6. Alex & Ani Compass Bracelet– I purchased one on an anniversary trip and love it!
  7. World Map Earrings– Babe, under $10. Hook a girl up!
  8. World Map Watch– checking the time and getting all the travel feels
  9. Wanderlust Cuff– DYING over how cute it is!!
  10. A Mint Macaroon Wall Décor– I also have this cute mug. The traveler in your life will love it!
  11. Luckies of London Scratch off Map & Journal– I’ve talked about these items before here. The hubby loves his maps. I also talked about one here that is a favorite of ours. We have it hanging in our stairway landing. Seriously Brandon had the push pins inserted from our last Europe adventure before I even unpacked! So it’s safe to say he loves it!

xo, Roselyn

Gift Guide for the Girl Boss

Either you are one or you know one! 🙂 So today I am sharing a fun gift guide for the #girlboss in your life!

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1. Magnetic Board

2. Kate Spade Business Card Holder

3. Girl Boss Mug

4. Best Year Ever Wall Calendar (I especially love this one!)

5. Kate Spade Portable Charger (girl bosses cannot be without their essentials!)

6. Big Plans Planner (because DUH, she’s got big plans)

7. Killin it Tee

8. I Am Very Busy Notebook for all the amazing ideas!

9. Mantra Bracelet

10. Gold Girl Boss Zip Pouch

I will be coming at ya with some fun gift guides, but as always, feel free to reach out to me directly if you are looking for something specific! I love helping you find the perfect gifts!

xo, Roselyn

2nd Year Wedding Anniversary Gift Ideas-Cotton

People have been giving gifts to celebrate anniversaries for centuries. According to Wikipedia, “The historic origins of wedding anniversaries date back to the Holy Roman Empire, when husbands crowned their wives with a silver wreath on their 25th anniversary, and a gold wreath on the 50th. Later, in the twentieth century, commercialism led to the addition of more anniversaries being represented by a named gift.”

Last year when Brandon and I were coming up on our 1 year anniversary I decided that I wanted to stick to what we call today “traditional anniversary gifts”. I reeeaaally enjoy giving gifts so I thought this would be a super fun way to keep things creative! Year one is paper. I thought I could write him a sweet letter about how much he means to me, maybe get some fun prints from our honeymoon and past vacations or even tickets to somewhere! But when he surprised me with tickets to Chicago, a place I have always wanted to go while it was snowing, I thought okay I need to top his gift 🙂 so I bought him an Armani watch. Haha! Okay, I know you are probably like what the?! But really I was so super ecstatic about the trip I literally wanted to give him something just as good. Armani never disappoints and if you look at the “modern anniversary gift guide” year one is clocks so that’s my story and I’m sticking to it. 🙂 BUT back to my paper gift, I really did want to stick with the traditional gift giving idea I had set out for (even if that meant he got more than one gift every year). A few months after our wedding I actually ended up selling my wedding dress. I know I have talked about this before, but my closet is like a revolving door and this is the perfect example. I mean really, what was I going to do with the dress anyway?!

My husband didn’t know that I had sold it so when we were celebrating our anniversary dinner in Chicago I gave him his watch and inside of the case not only was there this amazing Armani piece but also a check! His paper gift guys! 😉 I mean who doesn’t love cash money?! Okay, if you are still stuck on the fact that I sold my wedding dress we can talk more about that later LOL!

So this year as we come up on our 2 year wedding anniversary we are celebrating the year of cotton! And I am able to share his gift with you today because the gift I ordered for him came in 4 weeks earlier than expected and I totally caved and couldn’t hold it to myself any longer!

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**apparently, my right arm is stronger than my left because after 10 takes this is as straight as I could hold it after arm day!**

I was able to get this awesome and top notch quality Personalized World Travel Map printed on cotton canvas via Etsy. You can order it framed or not framed. It is 24” x 36” unframed. They are made with love by a husband and wife in Denver, CO. Your map will come with 100 colored push pins in a mix of red, white and black to mark your map. You can choose to use the colors as you wish. Choose one color for every place you have gone, another color for where you plan to go and you can even mark your favorites! I even read some people saying that they had “his and her” colors, but apparently if Brandon and I haven’t been there together it doesn’t get counted on the map! LOL! I think this is such a great gift for you and your spouse if you love to travel. Heck, I might be buying this for a few of my friends as well!

Here are a few other fun gift giving cotton ideas!

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  1. Robe: Purchase a plush robe and surprise him with a relaxing, spa retreat | 2. Personalized Pillows and Monogrammed Towels (I love anything personalized!) | 3. Fun Apron (You can buy one for yourself too and surprise him with a 5 course meal and a romantic night in) | 4. Personalized Canvas with the lyrics to the song you first danced to at your wedding | 5. Nice Suit (Surprise him with a suit and take him on a date!)

I would love to hear your ideas too! And since I know you all are planners we may want to start thinking about the upcoming celebrations!

Year Three: Leather

Year Four: Silk

Year Five: Wood

OMG, diamonds aren’t until year 60!!! Maybe we can switch back and forth between the “Traditional list” and the “Modern list”. At least the Modern list will get me diamonds at year 10! LOL!

Thanks for stopping by loves! Feel free to share your thoughts and ideas! I always enjoy them!

xo, Roselyn