DailyLook Elite Box – August 2017

 

Hey ya’ll! I am back with another unboxing of my DailyLook Elite Box. For those of you who are new to the club, DailyLook is seriously one of my favorite brands! Basically you get your own personal shopper (mine is Martha, shout out to Martha!). Each month, you get a box of goodies that you can try on and see what you like and don’t like. Keep what you like, and send back the rest. So let me preface this box by saying my weight has been fluctuating a lot recently so I’ve been in between sizes. This made it a little difficult for this month’s box.  Let’s go through what I got in my box for the month of August!

DailyLook LS Nelly Cold Shoulder Strappy Top: I really liked this top. I love the cold shoulder trend and have a bunch of items similar to this. I almost kept this item but it was just a little bit too big on me. RETURN

Just Black Mandy Distressed Denim Skirt: I’m a huge fan of the denim skirt. Thank God this trend came back! I really like the distressed look on this skirt, unfortunately it was just too big on me. If I got it in a size down I would definitely keep it! RETURN

DailyLook SL Marsha Twist Front Top: I don’t know why but royal blue is just not my color. My roommate Brig would have LOVED this top. She loves all things blue. For me, it just didn’t work. RETURN

Korye LS Blake Tencel Top: This chambray top was super cute but I have something SO similar to it in my own closet. For that reason it just didn’t work for me. RETURN

Milan Side Tie Wrap Skirt: OBSESSED. This was my favorite item from the box. Normally I’m not a big skort person, it seems very elementary school. However, this one just fit perfectly and was super comfortable! I can’t wait to show you guys how I style this! KEEP

HOM Venice Gaea Side Lace Top: I loved the mock turtleneck on this and the lace up side details, however the color just didn’t work for me. It washed me out. RETURN

Just Black Blaine Boyfriend Jeans: Last month I kept a pair of Just Black jeans and I’m obsessed with them. This pair however just didn’t work for me. 9 times out of 10 I look terrible in boyfriends jeans, and this was no exception. RETURN

Storee SL Carina Lace Up Side Tank: Now most of the items in this box was a little too big for me, but this was actually the opposite. It was too tight on the top and squeezed my boobs in an unflattering way. I did love the side lace up detailing on this tank. It would be so cute for a night out! RETURN

Gorjana Taner Bar Necklace: I’ve always loved Gorjana. They have such amazing simple jewelry and the quality is really great. I already have a couple bar necklaces so for that reason I decided not to keep this one, but I was tempted! RETURN

So there you have it! These were my items for the month of August. A lot of the items I really liked, they just didn’t fit very well on me. But hopefully next month the items will fit better! To get started with your own monthly box, go to DailyLook and sign up!

 

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Sequin Jacket: True Decadence on DailyLook //  Shirt: Sincerely Jules {similar} // Shorts: Just Black on DailyLook {similar} // Sunglasses: Dior // Booties: Franco Sarto // Choker: Forever 21 // Rings: BaubleBar and & Other Stories {similar here}

Hey ya’ll! How is everyones week going? Mine has been quite the week. I’m battling a cold that’s been lingering for a few days, and also getting over some food poisoning from the weekend. I’ve seriously been taking a million supplements and Wellness pills that I got from Whole Foods. I’m on Vitamin D, Wellness Pills and Oregano Oil, honestly just doing whatever it takes to nip this cold in the bud. If you guys have any cold remedies, please let me know in the comments below!

Now onto the outfit because I’m super excited to share this with you. This is one of my favorite summertime casual outfits. This look is perfect because it can take you from day, to night. The sequin jacket I got in my DailyLook box is seriously EVERYTHING! I’ve gotten so many compliments on this jacket! On its own, this outfit is very casual. Jean shorts with a cute Cali tee and some booties, but throw that jacket over it and BAM. Next level.

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Photography by Jordan Zobrist

DailyLook Elite Box – July 2017


Hi everyone! We’re back once again with another month of the DailyLook Elite Box. For those of you who are new to the club, DailyLook Elite Box is a monthly subscription service where you get your very own personal stylist to send you a box full of clothes and accessories. You keep the pieces you like and return what you don’t want. These are what I got in my July box.

Julie Faux Wrap Skirt Suede Dress – $89: Love, love, love this dress! It’s a beautiful rust color and the suede material is very soft. I love the cut detailing on the bottom which makes this dress very flattering. I can’t wait to have an event to wear this dress! KEEP

Olivia Grey Paradise Heaven Dress – $96: When I first saw this in my box I thought I was going to love it. I love the cold shoulder trend. But this dress somehow just did not work. I don’t know if it was cause it was too big on me but it honestly just looked like I was wearing a floral garbage bag. RETURN


Uptown High-Waisted Super Skinny Jeans – $78: Love! These jeans are so comfy and fit very well. I love the dark wash on them and the high waist. Also, for $78 you really can’t get any better! KEEP

Olivia Gray Miss Independent Top – $79: This was an unexpected top for me. It looked cute when I first got it out of the box but it wasn’t until I tried it on that I realized how flattering it was. I love the knot on the bottom, it’s a really different element to the shirt that I haven’t seen elsewhere. KEEP

Raga Molly Jumpsuit – $98: This jumpsuit I was very torn about. I loved the open back, and the whole thing fit really well except the side boob situation. I’m not sure if my torso just wasn’t the right fit for this jumpsuit but something just didn’t look right. The boob area puckered in a very unflattering way, and no matter how I tied the back, I just couldn’t get it to look normal. RETURN


Corine Lace Up Bodysuit – $62: I got this in a previous month’s box. I wasn’t that big of a fan because of the stripes and the snap button of the bodysuit. RETURN


DailyLook Sasha Satin Slip Dress – $58: This was another repeat item in my box. I ended up keeping it previously, and I still love it now. This was the dress I wore to Coachella. If you are looking for a cute slip dress, this is a great one! RETURN


Korye Unexpected Waterfall Cardigan – $88: This was a super cute cardigan and I loved the color, however it’s about a million degrees in LA right now so the last thing I need is another sweater. RETURN

Olivia Grey Makin Me Look Good Top – $69: This off the shoulder top is obviously one of my favorites in the box! I love the olive green color and the bell sleeves. Definitely wearing this on a night out on the town! KEEP

DailyLook Vivian Silk Intimate Layer Up Cami – $74: This is another one of those items I almost kept. I love the cut of this cami, it looks very flattering on. The color is also very beautiful. I just have other tanks in my closet that are very similar, so that for I decided not to keep it. RETURN

So there you have it, those are the items in my July DailyLook Elite box! Let me know which items you would have kept from this box in the comments below!

BTW, I just started my YouTube channel up again and have an unboxing of this month’s box so go check out the video here and be sure to subscribe!

DailyLook Elite Box – June 2017

Guess who’s back back back, back again…my DailyLook Elite Box. I swear every time this box comes in the mail, I feel like it’s Christmas! Let’s hop right into it because I got some really cute things this month!

True Decadence Sequin Beaded Jacket – $89.95: My favorite thing from this month! I’m obsessed! I did an Instagram story with it when I first got my box (follow me @esthercollins if you aren’t already!) and got so many compliments! I can’t wait to wear this with some jeans or a cute dress! KEEP

 

DailyLook Night Cruise Cold Shoulder Romper – $72: Rompers are seriously going into heavy rotation this season for me. I love that this one incorporates the cold shoulder trend! Can’t wait to wear this on a night out! KEEP

Jack by BB Dakota Rocco Plaid Tunic – $88: I like plaid but I hated the colors on this. It was a little too loud for me. Also the dress fit more like a nightgown than a dress I’d wear during the day. RETURN

Lindsay Tie Hem Sweatshirt – $79: This one I almost kept. I loved the color, cut and the tie details. I just already have so many sweatshirts and I’ve been trying to buy more classy items I can wear to work vs. stay at home in sweats. RETURN

Ariel Mid Rise Cropped and Distressed Fray Hem Skinny Jeans – $88: This was another item I almost kept as well. If I didn’t already own about 30 pairs of jeans, I would have kept this. I loved the cutouts in them and the length was perfect for me! Maybe once I destroy some of my current jeans I’ll go back and get these. RETURN

Juliet Lace Off Shoulder Top – $89: I love off the shoulder but this one just didn’t do much for me. It was a little loose fitting and also I didn’t love the lace with the navy blue. RETURN

Korye Cold Shoulder Knit Top – $68: This was definitely my least favorite of the bunch. I thought I wold like it because of the cold shoulders but I hated the horizontal stripes. It made me feel very frumpy. RETURN

DailyLook Hana Off Shoulder Tie Back Top – $64: This was another favorite in my box! I LOVE the dusty rose color of this top and the back had a really pretty tie in it. I even wore this shirt last night on a date! KEEP

Korye Off Shoulder Alessa Tencel Top – $72: This was another item I really liked and almost kept, but I have a few chambray shirts already that are similar to this so I decided to pass. RETURN

J Brand Classic Florence Denim Jeans – $198: I have a couple pairs of J Brand jeans and I love the quality, I just didn’t love the color of these jeans. It was a little too greenish for my taste. Also I’m not a huge straight legged jean type of girl. Skinny all the way! RETURN

So there you have it! Those were my June box picks! You will definitely be seeing some of them in upcoming fashion posts so keep an eye out! Also be sure to go check out DailyLook and sign up for their boxes! It’s seriously such a great deal, you pay $40 to get a box designed just for you. Then you use that $40 towards any items you want to keep. Whatever you don’t like just send it back and you won’t get charged! It’s a win/win situation!

Let me know in the comments below what your favorite items from this month was!

DailyLook Elite Box – May 2017

IMG_2362Another month, another DailyLook Elite Box! Here are the items I got in my May box!

BB Dakota V-Neck Weave Knit Summer Sweater – $90: Love the color on this sweater! I liked the sweater but I’ve been looking for more summer pieces so I decided not to keep this. RETURN

Midori Cuffed Hem Denim Shorts – $68: These shorts are perfect! They fit amazingly! I love that they’re not too short but not too long. These will definitely be in rotation all summer! KEEP

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DailyLook Weekending Convertible Off Shoulder Jumpsuit – $89:  Love love love! As you can tell by my other Dailylook posts, I LOVE jumpsuits lately! This is definitely getting added to my collection. This is perfect to wear to work, or even on a night out! KEEP

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DailyLook Stan Colorblock and Cutout Knit Dress – $68: This dress was awkward to me. The white part really squeezed my boobs and the cutouts on the side just ended up puckering out in a weird way. This was probably my least favorite item of the box. RETURN

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DailyLook Justin Rib Collar Top – $64: I got this same top in gray a couple months back, I like it but it’s a little big on me. I also have 100 plain black tanks already so I decided not to keep this. RETURN

Cameo Rather Be Skirt – $89.95: This skirt just did nothing for me. I hated the pattern, I hated the material it was just a big no for me. RETURN

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Carina Roll Sleeve Blouse – $69: This shirt looks like a Faithfull The Brand shirt I’ve been eying. I loved the color on it but for some reason it just didn’t win it for me. I didn’t really like the panel V-neck. RETURN

Brandon Raw Hem Ankle Skinny Jean – $98: I loved the feeling of these jeans, they fit really well. I didn’t however like the random rip above the knee. It just looked like a weird placement. RETURN

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Mona Lace-Up Tie Front Blouse – $68: I really liked this blouse but it was HUGE on me. I definitely would have needed at least one size smaller. But I did really like the pattern on this. RETURN


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BB Dakota V-Neck Chambray Long Sleeve Romper – $98: Saving the best for last. I’m OBSESSED with this romper! It’s so cute for spring/summer. I can’t wait to wear this and will definitely be getting a lot of wear out of it. The only issue I have with this romper is it’s a nightmare to get on and off. It takes me a good couple of minutes to squeeze my body into it. I wish it had a zipper in the back not the side. Other than that, LOVE! KEEP

Overall, I’m very happy with this box! The chambray jumpsuit is my absolute fave and I can’t wait to wear it! I already wore the other jumpsuit to dinner last night and it was a huge hit! To get your own DailyLook Elite Box, click here. 

DailyLook Elite Box – April 2017

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Another month, another DailyLook Elite Box! This box has been my favorite so far! Here are the items I got!

Sasha Satin Slip Cami – $58: First up was one of my favorites from the box! I’ve been looking for a cute slip dress and this one is perfect! I wore it to Coachella this past weekend, which you can see photos in my last post! I love the V-neck on this dress and the color is perfection! KEEP

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Paul Laurence Cotton Tencel Chambray Shirt Dress – $69.99: I love me a good chambray shirt dress but this one just didn’t do it for me. It was a little to big and didn’t really have a good shape to it. RETURN

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BB Dakota Marissa Knit Ribbed Sweater Dress – $92.99: This was my least favorite in the box. I’ve been looking for a turtleneck sweater dress but this just didn’t do it. The sizing was off, it was HUGE, and kind of just ended up making me look like I was wearing a bag. RETURN

IMG_2023Annika Sleeveless Trench Vest – $89.99: I love this vest! It’s an olive-brown shade and looks perfect thrown over any outfit. I’ve already worn this vest to work and I love it! I would pair this with jeans like the image above, or with a cute dress. KEEP

IMG_2020Corine Lace-up Body Suit – $62: This was a cute body suit but I just wasn’t in love with it. It had the snap buttons on the bottom of the body suit which I just found uncomfortable when wearing it. This was cute but just didn’t do it for me. RETURN

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Contempo Button Up Open Back Blouse – $79: I really wanted to like this blouse, it had a cute cut out in the back. But, the sizing on this blouse just didn’t work. The cut out in the back ended up puckering out too much and it just looked a little strange. RETURN

IMG_2024Greylin Sera Silk Camisole – $89: I got this super cute black camisole. I love the deep V and think it will be so cute for a night out! You will definitely be seeing this on my Instagram soon! KEEP

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DAILYLOOK Plunging Tie Bodice Jumpsuit – $64.99: For my last item, I got this really sexy jumpsuit. I’ve really been loving jumpsuits lately. I got one in my last box, and you can see how I styled it here. This one is so cute with the plunging neckline. The jumpsuit itself was very long for my short body so I need to get it hemmed, but it’s definitely worth it! KEEP

So there you have it! Those were the items I received in my April DailyLook Elite Box! The great thing about these boxes are if you end up keeping 3 or more items in the box, they give you a discount code to get 50% off one item! Score! I ended up keeping 4 items from this box, and I’m obsessed with all of them! Can’t wait to see what is in my next box!

This post is in collaboration with DailyLook.

MINKPINK Jumpsuit

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Jumpsuit: MINKPINK {similar ON SALE!} // Bag: Gucci // Shoes: Steve Madden  {similar ON SALE!} // Rings: BaubleBar, & Other Stories {similar} // Choker: Forever 21

I’ve been on a major jumpsuit kick lately. I love that this trend is coming back in full swing. Rompers are perfect for summer but jumpsuits are a great in between season piece. I got this MINKPINK jumpsuit in my last DailyLook Elite Box.  I’m so obsessed with this jumpsuit. It’s perfect for during the day, and even works for a night out. The cut outs in the back show a little skin without it being too revealing. I’ve already gotten quite a few wears in this jumpsuit. I love this jumpsuit in particular because its loose in some places but form fitting in others.

Since this jumpsuit has a pattern throughout, I decided to keep the jewelry to a minimum. I paired it with a simple choker, and two rings. I used to be ALL about the chunky jewelry, the bigger the better am I right? But recently, I’ve really been into delicate jewelry. If you guys know of any cute delicate jewelry brands, let me know! I’m always on the hunt!

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jumpsuitPhotos by: Jordan Zobrist 

DailyLook Elite March Box

After my last DailyLook Elite Box (which I did a review here) I was super pumped to get my March box. For those of you who don’t know what the DailyLook Elite Box is, it is a monthly subscription service where you basically get your own personal stylist to pick out some pieces for you. You get to try everything on and keep what you like, and return what you don’t. Here are the items I got in my March box, picked out by my fabulous stylist Martha.

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Gorjana Chaplin Rose Gold Earrings – $23.95 – I absolutely ADORE these little studs. I’ve been really into delicate jewelry lately and these are the perfect addition to my collection! KEEP

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HOM Venice Gaea Side Lace Top – $52 – I was super torn with this shirt. I liked the lace up sides and the cut outs on the side. I even really liked the mock turtleneck. The only issue I had with this shirt was the color. It kind of washed me out and made me look blah. If it was in a black or something I probably would have kept this. RETURN

HOM Venice Boardwalk Pinstripe Lounge Pants – $54 – These pants were super cute as well. I’m just not a big fan of patterned pants for myself, unless it’s some embroidered denim. I never really know how to make pants like these my own and always seem to just look kind of off in them. RETURN

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BB Dakota Lasso Top – $68 – This striped shirt was super cute, but it was HUGE on me. I felt like it could almost double as a dress. Due to the sizing I decided to pass on this. RETURN

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Saylor X DailyLook Piper Floral Dress – $219.99 – This dress was super cute! I absolutely loved the color of it and the lace detailing. The material was a little to thick for my taste but this was a very beautiful dress. RETURN

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DailyLook Bed Ready Blouse – $59.99 – This was probably my least favorite item from the box. I had really high hopes when I saw a picture of it before the box shipped to me, however it just didn’t work out very well. The sizing was too big for me and the material was very thick. I also really didn’t like the color of this, it just didn’t work for me. RETURN

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Blaque Label V-Neck Tank Dress – $76.99 – I was torn on this dress. I liked the cut of it and the color was a flattering blush pink. The only thing was the length kind of just made it look like I was wearing a bag. If it was shorter I would have totally gone for this! RETURN

IMG_1725Borgona Wide Stripe Off Shoulder Dress – $68 (on sale now for $37.95!) – I almost kept this dress. You know I love an off the shoulder moment (my roommate calls it the Esther look). I even really loved the color of this dress. I just didn’t love the shape. It was very baggy and thick. I wish it looked a little more slimming. RETURN

 

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Minkpink Geo Petal Print Jumpsuit – $72 – I had to save the best for last. I am OBSESSED with this jumpsuit. Normally jumpsuits don’t fit me well. I have a longer torso so it usually just ends up leaving me with a bad cameltoe and no one wants that. But this jumpsuit fits PERFECTLY. It’s flowy and super comfy and also has super cute detailing that ties in the back. I can’t wait to show you guys how I style this jumpsuit, it’s seriously my new favorite item in my closet. KEEP

So there you have it, my March DailyLook Elite Box. I ended up keeping two of the items and sending the rest back. I still can’t get over how perfect the jumpsuit is. I’ll definitely do a blog post with it on soon! Which items would you guys have kept from this box? Let me know in the comments below!

PS: Most of the items are available on DailyLook’s website to purchase whether or not you subscribe to the box!

DailyLook Elite Box Review

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Subscription boxes have become a huge thing in the recent years. I’ve become a sucker to a lot of them. I’ve tried a bunch and currently get the PopSugar box each month. I kept seeing ads for DailyLook’s Elite Box and I just couldn’t resist trying it out. Basically you pay $40 for a box of clothing that has been personally styled just for you. That $40 is then used towards any items you want to purchase from your box. If you get an item you don’t like, you just return it free of charge.

I love to shop, but I’m also lazy AF so this box sounded pretty ideal for me. I signed up online, and took their quick style quiz. The questions range from telling them your sizing to different style preferences. I also gave them my social media figuring they don’t actually even look at it. I got my box the other day and was pleasantly surprised when I got a note from my stylist Martha (shoutout to Martha!). She said in her note how she looked through my blog and Instagram and saw one of my recent posts about off the shoulder tops. I LOVED the personalization which I really didn’t expect. Okay, so onto what was in the box. Here were all the items I received:

 

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When I first saw this shirt in the box I really wasn’t thrilled. But honestly, when I tried it on it was perfect. The shirt fit perfectly and I loved the cutouts on the side. This would be the perfect work shirt. KEEP.

 

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This maxi dress was HUGE, and not only that but it made me look HUGE. This was definitely my least favorite item from the box. RETURN

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Faithfull the Brand is one of my favorite brands. I own another one of their dresses and I absolutely love it. I’ve seen their shirt dresses all over and have been wanting to try it out. Unfortunately the cut and color just didn’t look good on me. RETURN

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This was my favorite item in the box. It’s an off the shoulder top (but fits me like a dress). It’s SO cute and has a sweetheart neckline that is so flattering. I can’t wait to wear this out. KEEP

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I’ve really been wanting to try One Teaspoon shorts. I loved these shorts they were super cute and comfy, however the sizing just wasn’t right. RETURN

 

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These jeans were super cute and fit really well. Unfortunately I have about 20 pairs of jeans already in my closet, so I figured I shouldn’t buy anymore. RETURN

Overall, I was really happy with my first box. I kept 2 out of the 6 items. The gray tank will be in serious rotation ASAP and I can’t wait for it to get warmer out so I can wear my new leopard dress! I’m excited to see what my next Elite Box will bring! Get your own Elite Box here.