Turtleneck, Argyle and Sephora’s VIB Holiday Event

Below is what I wore yesterday. It’s sweater wearing season here and I can’t seem to get enough of them, especially turtlenecks.

Turtleneck (R W & Co.). Pants (Gap). Jacket (Jacob). Boots (Browns).

This is what I wore today. I was inspired by another blogger to layer a turtleneck underneath my short-sleeved argyle sweater. This is a great way to keep warm and still wear a short-sleeved sweater in the cold. Here you have it:

Sweater (Jacob). Turtleneck (R W & Co.). Jeans (Gap). Shoes (Aldo). Bracelet (Stella & Dot, Coach). Watch (Guess).

A quick update, I want to thank everyone for their incredibly sweet and kind comments regarding my post about my friend George. I love reading your comments, please keep them coming.

This past Sunday was my first day back at work in 6 weeks. I felt a bit rusty, but all in all things went well. My chest pain stayed away and I managed to work my full 12 hour shift. On Monday morning, I woke up with head congestion and a sore throat. I’m so glad I went to work on Sunday :(. Anyways I saw my specialist yesterday for my follow up and she told me that I will feel some chest pain as this new virus is causing havoc in my chest, but she is happy with my progress. I must continue taking my meds for another 2 months but she said that I am on my way to recovering fully :). Great news!!!! Unfortunately she was right!!! My chest pain came back yesterday with a vengeance. I guess my cold is irritating the sac around my heart. I’m feeling tired and sick but I’m hoping to be on the mend by this weekend. Back to work for this girl on Saturday and Sunday.

Another positive note, the rodents have been taken care of. We had the Pest Detectives come out yesterday and the guy found where our little friends were getting in and out of the house. That has since been sealed off. We have put more traps in our attic and have put bait stations around our house to see how many rats are around. We are hoping that this will take care of our rodent problem. The guy felt quite positive that we will be able to resolve this issue. He also reassured us that this is no where the worst case he has ever seen. Thank God!!!!

So things are finally on the upside. Well at least everything but my health. Let’s hope after I shake this cold that I’ll also be on the mend!!!

Last Thursday, my friend Kathryn and I headed to Sephora for their VIB Holiday Event. I apologize ahead of time for not taking more pictures. I’m still getting used to the idea of blogging and taking pictures, but I did manage to take a couple. We had an amazing time. The girl’s at the Coquitlam Center location were awesome. A great big thank to Athena who was patient with me and helped me find the perfect new lip stick for the holiday :). Below are pictures of Kathryn and I before and after. My before has me already with some makeup on, I forgot to take the picture beforehand).

Kathryn Before

Me Before (well sort of)

Athena had partially applied lipstick to my lips.


My eyes: Stila Smudge Pot-Black and Lips: Stila Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick in Aria.

I’m so excited to wear my new lipstick. Thanks again Kathryn for being a good sport and letting me take your picture.

The biggest trends for this holiday season are:

Berry Lips

Metallic Shine on your lips

Dramatic Eyes

Graphic Liner

Gold Sparkle

Here are my picks for great nail polish for the Holiday season:


1. What’s A Tire Jack 2. I’m With Brad 3. I Only Shop Vintage 4. Ruby Without a Cause 5. Chamomile-Ion To One

Here I’m wearing Ruby Without a Cause. Love this color!!!!

This is a great gift for someone who loves nail polish or is a great set for you to get your “red” fix.


1. Fiercely Fabulous 2. And a Cherry On Top 3. Be-Claus I Said So 4. Curve-Aceous 5. Mr. Right Now

We had a blast at Sephora’s VIB Event. Thanks again ladies, especially Athena for your patience and for your help.

May this blog inspire you to find a great new look for the holiday.

Happy Hump Day Everyone!!!!


About Vodka Infused Lemonade

I am mother to a toddler boy. I am wife to an amazing husband. I am perinatal nurse. I have found a new hobby of cake and cupcake decorating. You can see my work on Facebook at Agi's Creations. I love fashion, books, music, travel, food and anything to do with kids.
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5 Responses to Turtleneck, Argyle and Sephora’s VIB Holiday Event

  1. I love your layered look, and you ladies are stunning – both before and after! I hope the transition back to work is smooth, and that you recover completely! I didn’t realize your respiratory problems were so debilitating. 😦 Take care of yourself, lady!

    • Thanks Bonnie. Yes between this cold and the pericarditis, I”m done!!!! I just want to feel better. Yes I’m a little nervous about working all weekend. HOpefully my pregnant ladies will take it easy on me.


  2. Candy Stilettos says:

    adorable! love the jacket! xoxo
    Jamie http://www.candystilettos.com

  3. xo Michelle says:

    What a fun event! I feel like I need to own the Sephora “Fiercely Fabulous” nail polish because it’s so close to my blog’s name!! 🙂

    xo Michelle

    Fierce & Fashionable

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