4th of July Shopping Party at Elaine Turner

Sunday, July 10, 2016

The first day of my 4th of July Go Houston Travel Bloggers' Staycation started on Sunday, July 3rd. Our first stop was a private shopping party at Elaine Turner at City Centre. I invited my fellow blogger buddy, Heather Petrey, of LA Fashion Snob to join me.

Selfie with Heather at Elaine Turner
Our party was held an hour before the store opened around 11 am. We were greeted with wine and patriotic cupcakes! We met up with some of the other bloggers that were on the weekend trip with us, and started checking out the amazing spring offerings at the store. I've been a long time fan of Elaine Turner.  First I like supporting designers that are local, and Elaine started here in Houston.  I've met Elaine in person, and I've attended multiple events at her stores over the years.  And second, what girl doesn't love quality accessories?  Elaine has actually grown her brand beyond just accessories and now carries apparel as well! 
Elaine Turner was all set-up for the holiday weekend, with patriotic cupcakes and wine!
For the holiday weekend, Elaine Turner was offering an amazing deal: 35% off everything in the store, including items that were already sale (Sale on top of a sale? Let's shop!). As a fashionista & self-proclaimed shopaholic, this was music to my ears! I arrived at Elaine Turner with a mission, to pick up one of her cork material handbags, but alas I found myself exploring the plethora of cute shoes! I was obsessed with all the heels that were made with cork material. I tried on a bunch of the shoes. They were all so comfy!!  Elaine's shoes are super comfortable because they all come with memory foam lining that adjusts to your foot shape. Even the flats carry the lining!

Aside from great shoes and handbags, Elaine Turner also offers jewelry.  Elaine has her own Southern Charm Bar, and features jewelry from Rebecca Hallam.  There's also pieces with tassels and I think we all know how I feel about tassels!! Love them! After we shopped for awhile, the associates at Elaine Turner took the time to talk to us about their picks for Summer! You can watch their chat with us below, or here on YouTube.

Aren't these just the cutest handbags?

I had a hard time making a purchasing decision between this envelope clutch and the heels. In the end I went with the heels and another pouch that they had in the store! I'll be featuring the wristlet that I purchased in a future OOTD!

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  1. I love Elaine Turner and their colors and prints! Looks like you ladies had a great VIP time!

  2. Those wedges are so cute! Great choice Shasie! <3

  3. I would of had a hard time walking away from those wedges too. I love them and their shimmer.

  4. How cute. I've only been once but this makes me want to back. I love supporting local business.

  5. ahhh I literally want everything in this post! Especially, that envelope clutch! SOOOOO cute! - Lindsey Lyons

  6. I love Elaine Turner! Those are shoes are awesome and cupcake wine is my fave!


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