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Target Tues-yay, Shoe Edition

Hola Campers!  Hope you all had a great holiday weekend!  For your budgeting pleasure, we’ve rounded up our favorite steals from Target’s shoe section this morning.  Also useful – before you pop those tooties into open air footwear – is THE BABY FOOT PEEL.  Best $8 you’ll ever spend.  That little packet of what feels like fizz pops on your feet could turn Grandpa Bud’s calloused, normally-only-softened-via-a-belt-sander hooves into baby’s-bottom-soft feet.  Trust us.  (Grace Atwood does a helpful write-up on it here, but Steph just did this a few weeks ago and it’s not nearly as disgusting as everyone makes it out to be.  Definitely more Elmer’s glue-like peeling than a snake shedding its entire self… and ps, the nightly soaking does help.  So does hot yoga.  And hers started peeling after the 3rd day and were all done and buttery soft after a week.)

Without further ado, here are the Target kicks we’re into right now – and btw, these are the summer shoes we most often wear each season. No need to spend a ton of $ – these are cute and comfy and will do just fine!:

Sam & Libby Arianna Gladiator Sandals – $29.99:

Sam & Libby Arianna Gladiator Sandals | Target Tuesdays | Covet Living

…or in red:

Arianna Gladiator Sandal in red | Target Tuesdays | Covet Living

…or in black!:

Arianna Gladiator Sandal in black | Target Tuesdays | Covet Living

dv Kolie Espadrille Sandals – $32.99:

dv Kolie Espadrille Sandals in Taupe | Target Tuesdays | Covet Living

…and in black:

dv Kohlie Espadrille Sandals | Target Tuesdays | Covet Living

Mabel Gladiator Sandals – $19.99:

Mabel Gladiator Sandals in gold | Target Tuesdays | Covet Living

…and in cognac:

Mabel Gladiator Sandals in cognac | Target Tuesdays | Covet Living

dv Gaby Thong Sandals – $19.99:

dv Gaby Thong Sandals | Target Tuesdays | Covet Living

I also like ’em in gold:

dv Gaby Thong Sandals in Gold | Target Tuesdays | Covet Living

dv Ottie Espadrilles – $24.99:

dv Ottie Espadrilles | Target Tuesdays | Covet Living

Gena Huarache Sandals – $24.99:

Gena Huarache Sandals | Target Tuesdays | Covet Living

dv Deirdre Sliders – $19.99:

dv Deirdre Sandals | Target Tuesdays | Covet Living

Meredith Espadrilles – $29.99: *Note* We wore these last summer, and twice were asked if they were a) Marc Jacobs, and then b) Michael Kors. Oh, and did we mention they’re super comfy?:

Meredith Espadrilles | Target Tuesdays | Covet Living

Cover Girl Courtney Mid-Calf Ghillie Sandals – $37.99:

Covet Girl Courtney Mid-Calf Ghillie Sandal | Target Tuesdays | Covet Living

Cali Quarter Strap Sandals – $34.99:

Cali Quarter Strap Sandals | Mossimo | Target Tuesdays | Covet Living

dv Tia Espadrilles – $24.99:

Tia Espadrilles | Target Tuesdays | Covet Living

Leone Gladiator Sandals – $24.99:

Leone Gladiator Sandals | Target Tuesdays | Covet Living

Plume Mason Woven Front Lace Up Sandal – $34.99:

Plume Mason Woven Front Lace Up Sandal | Target Tuesdays | Covet Living

Devan Pumps – $32.99:

Devan Pumps in Taupe | Target Tuesdays | Covet Living

Lulu Block Heeled Sandals – $29.99: *Loooooove these in person! This color is just gorgeous:

Lulu Block Heeled Sandals | Target Tuesdays | Covet Living

Lainee Pumps – $29.99:  (PS Steph has these – they’re divine)

Lainee Pumps | Target Tuesdays | Covet Living

That’s it! Which ones do YOU love/have?

And if you’re a non-closeted freak for Target like us, check out our other Target posts here and here and here.

xoxo,

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Listen, Eat, Wear, See, Read. Repeat.

LISTEN: “One Dance” by Drake, Wiz Kid, and Kyla. Go ahead and say howdy to your official, shiny new Spring/Summer jam. PS, remember the time two weeks ago when Drizzy left the stage and walked by yours truly after finishing a couple songs with RiRi at her concert in LA? Never thought I’d say it, but Drizzy’s totally dreamy………………………………

Drake | Covet Living

EAT: Mini Croque Monsieurs via Big Bear’s Wife. Or, what I imagine God feeds you when you step thru the pearly gates, right after you beg him to let you in. Serve these up at a par-tay and feed your friends the experience of Paris in an adorably miniaturized version.

Mini Croque Monsieurs | Covet Living

WEAR: Faux Leather Moto Jacket by BLANKNYC, $98 – otherwise known as the perfect black leather jacket, also known as your Spring staple to wear over all your flowy dresses, or wear with black jeans and a loose tee. Seriously though, I went to a housewarming party last weekend and all the girls had on the cutest outfits with one common part of their outfit: a fitted black leather jacket.

BlankNYC Faux Leather Jacket | Covet Living

SEE: Dinner at Tiffani’s on the Cooking Channel. Yeah, I mean, it’s not winning Emmys (or IS it; that’d be so badass) but I’m slapping this on here, cause it’s really fun, mindless TV. Every episode Tiffani Thiesen throws a dinner party with celeb friends who’ll seriously make you feel like you’ve stepped back into the 90s. And her recipes are delicious! Ask Steph – we always find ourselves watching this on my couch after my hubby’s gone to bed to watch something manly on Netflix, like some British show about soldiers who beat each other up and then eat each other.

Dinner at Tiffani's | Covet Living

READ: Sweetbitter is THE summer read, supposedly, and I’m excited to dig in:

Sweetbitter | Covet Living

It’s a coming-of-age novel about a girl who moves to NYC and gets a job working at a restaurant, falls into a love triangle, and well, here’s what one critic had to say: “I loved this novel so, so much. It’s rare that a book conveys with such unerring precision what it’s like to be newly arrived in New York—the story itself, but also tiny throwaway details like the sudden authority of the blue sky at dawn after staying up all night, or your bones bracing themselves for what comes next, or the exact mood of a Manhattan bar at three in the morning. I’ve never seen these things described so brilliantly before. Tess is a remarkable narrator: vulnerable and tough and smart, but more than that, she’s inspiring and riveting. This book belongs with all the great essential young-female-in-New York classics.” —Kate Christensen, author of In the Drink and The Great Man

That’s it for now! Have a lovely Memorial Day weekend and don’t do anything we wouldn’t do…………………………………………..

xoxo,

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