monday rad deals… swimwear for kids under $20

Swimwear for kidsHappy Monday! It’s been a while since I did my monday rad deals so lets get going. i have a small obsession with bathing suits. they are just so cute and we wear them so much i am always looking for a good deal to add to the pile. and t he pile is a little ridiculous.

here are my favorites all under $20 and some as low as $5 . wha what? yep. truth.

click on item description to purchase.

Dude Swim bottoms $7 / american apparel leopard print one piece $5 / sun hat $16/  green stripe swim shorts $14.95 / short black swim shorts $10 / ruffled stripe bikini $14.95 / orange polka dot tankini for girls $16.99 / tween tribal two piece $19 /  girls surf bottoms $18 / black and white butterfly two piece $16 / navy heart one piece $10neon yellow one piece swimsuit $9 / green shorts $17 / blue printed flutter top bikini  $19.90/ pink tribal flutter top $19.80  / paisley print swim shorts $16.90 / red stripe swim shorts $18 / polka dot ruffle suit $19 /


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rad deals monday… fall boots for boys

fall boots for boys.  add instant style (and functionality) to any outfit.

i want to get more out of our boots then just being used for dressier occasions, so if i can make their use stretch i do, and here is how.

1. roll their pants above the boot

2. tuck their skinnies into the boot for a rugged look. allow the cuff to be a little wrinkled for extra points (and less ironing).

3.  let nice chinos fall over the boot for a dressier occasions.

fall and winter boots for boys


1. next direct brogue boot starting at $70  2. mini boden $80 3. elephantito pull on boot $81 4. zara boys boot $59.90

5. target desert boot $24.99  6. gap hi top leather lace up boot $34.95 plus an additional 35% off right now online only 7. zara pull on boot $49

8. old navy lace up boot $29

happy shopping.

kid style watch… t-shirt dress and sneakers

one trend i am loving right now? t-shirt and sweatshirt dresses with sneakers. so cute, so comfy and so easy. paired with a backpack and hat or an easy messy top knot and they have the perfect laid back sporty look.



1 $42 try this one for $28.99/2 $9.95 /3 $12 for set of 6 /4 $55 try this lovely for $23 and i love this one for $20 /$50

have you tried the 5 panel hats yet? hus got me one this summer and loved wearing it on the boat an out running errands.

gray sweatshirt dress for kids

jcrew sweatshirt dress / saucony shoes / old navy sweatshirt dress / old navy sneakers

love how MR wore sneaks and some fancy pants here.

and look at the “cool girls” working it here.

and these peeps are just rad, i especially love the vans.

tween style…crazy sock trend

i can’t believe i haven’t  done a good old fashion round up on this tween trend, pattern crazy socks.

myes has been a big fan for a few years and anytime there is a fun trend for boys i say take it! they don’t come along too often and boys are having a great time in fashion right now. when talking to my two middle school age nephews they were loving the crazy sock trend as well and stocked up for back to school.

here are some of my faves right now:

tween trend crazy socks

1 /2 /3 /4 /5 /6 / 7

back to school shoes for kids…

back to school shoes for kids…

back to school style


back to school shoes for girls

1 / 2/ 3/ 4/ 5/ 6/ 7/ 8/ 9/ 10 for toddlers, also comes in tan/ 11

see below for different options

combat boots for $60 here

desert boots: love the gold glitter $50 here, in silver glitter for toddlers here $25, and in purple and every other color $44 here

try these black ankle moccasins for only $19 and these ankle mocs in every color on sale $20

back to school shoes for boys

1/ 2/ 3/ 4/ 5/ 6  check out this $35 pair for toddlers and here $35 here for kids/ 7/ 8/

Need MORE back to school inspiration? look here.

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