Monica's Closet

Based on the personal fashion and lifestyle journey of the founder and creative director of myfashionwants.com (Monica is the one of her two middle names).

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Le Vernis Chanel nail polish – is it worth the $27?

I have used my Chanel nail polish so I guess I'm now officially a fool. I spent $27 on a bottle of #nailpolish I didn't need... But I'm not going to beat myself up. To be...
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The red and white polka dot skirt

Bought some skirts on Amazon.com recently. Among the lot was a red and white polka dot skirt (found here) I paid $13.99 for the skirt. Knowing there are people who would never wear something that...
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The Black and white polka dot skirt

I recently purchased this black and white polka dot skirt from Amazon. It's only $16.99 which is pretty cheap; but it turned out to be a surprisingly decent quality for the price. By decent...
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Styling with #Macys #Energie black long sleeve top

I recently purchased this #Energie black long sleeve top from #Macys. The Energie Juniors' Judy Shimmer Layering Top was on clearance sale, and I was looking for a black long sleeve top, so I...

Carri patent peep toe nude Jessica Simpson pumps

The most recent addition to my closet are a pair of nude Jessica Simpson pumps. They have the honor of being my first fashion purchase in 2015. I found them on sale at Amazon.com...
JustFab Belen tan crossover straps flat sandals

My new JustFab flat sandals – Belen in tan

Woulda coulda shoulda set up a reminder to myself for every 5th of the month so I would always remember to go to justfab.com and "skip this month" but I didn't and so now...
Chanel Rogue Coco shade 442 dimitri ultra hydrating lip color lipstick

Review: That Rogue COCO ultra hydrating Chanel lipstick

So I purchased a Chanel lipstick a couple of weeks ago. The specific lipstick that I purchased was a Chanel shade 442/Dimitri ROGUE COCO ultra hydrating lip color. I purchased the lipstick online via Nordstrom.com for...
Calvin Klein Women's Mesh Collar Vest

Calvin Klein Women’s Mesh Collar Vest

The newest addition to my closet is a mesh collar vest from Calvin Klein. I purchased it via amazon.com last week along with a white long sleeved t-shirt top to wear under it. I...

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Yesterday I received a box from DSW containing some shoes I purchased earlier in the week. I figured in the meantime while I work on getting to the point where I can afford to...
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How to wear blue high heel pumps

I mentioned in a previous post that I recently purchased some shoes from DSW. I needed to have more options to work with for my Style Practice blog posts. The shoes I purchased are...
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A review of my Fresh trends Online Body Jewelry clipon cartilage earring

Last week I wrote about my purchase of what I thought were two triple steel illusion clipon cartilage earrings (The Duchess of Cambridge would never pierce her…). Turns out I only purchased one. The...

Charlotte Tilbury ‘Magic’ Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15

While Lancome Teint Idole Ultra Liquid 24h longwear SPF 15 Foundation is still my go-to foundation and still the best foundation I have used to date, I wanted to try some other foundations in...
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A day of hell in a pair of H&M black leather ankle boots

I bought these shoes last year and wore them once. The experience was horrific enough that I never wore them again. But today I decided to give them another try. After all they are...