Lipgloss and Lace
December 1st, 2014
IMG_0372IMG_0358IMG_0336IMG_0341IMG_0393Β Cape: H&M, sold out (found one on Ebay!) | Sweater: The Limited | Jeans: Bebe | Boots: Jessica Simpson | Sunglasses: Jessica Simpson
This cape.
When I saw it on another Blogger, I was ridiculously obsessed. Too bad for me, because it was sold out online and in every H&M that I called (all over town, might I add). Β I told myself I was not allowed to obsess over it anymore, it just wasn’t meant to be. That all changed the moment IΒ passedΒ by an H&M that I apparently hadn’t called, and a mannequin in an XS was staring right back at me. Needless to say, I begged and pleaded with the store manager to remove it from the window, and he agreed to do it and sell it to me the next day.
Christmas miracle? πŸ˜‰



42 responses to “Cape Crush”

  1. Ivete says:

    Persistence pays off! That cape is beautiful and looks so yummy and comfy. It looks great with your boots!

  2. Megan says:

    I love stories like that! If you really want something, you won’t stop until you get it! That cape is worth all of that! It’s amazing and looks so comfy too! So chic!

  3. Gorgeous cape! I definitely would have stalked it too!
    xo, Whitney and Blaire
    Peaches In A Pod

  4. Chelsea says:

    That is a fabulous story!! Love when you are in NEED of something and it all works out in the end! This is beautiful on you, worth the fight for it!

    XO Chelsea

  5. Love this outfit! That cape is stunning!


    La Joie de Vivre

  6. Alice says:

    That cape looks extremely cosy and comfy, I love it!

    The Velvet Black | UK Style & Beauty Blog

  7. Amy Ann says:

    I love it when life works out that way! So glad you found it. It’s a great piece.

    xo, Amy Ann
    The Real Arnolds

  8. Marta says:

    Lol, cute story def. a Christmas miracle:) It’s such a great cape on you, classic and a great colour.

  9. Jennie says:

    Its’ beautiful – I don’t blame you for being obsessed! Gorgeous photos, too – love the background! Happy Monday!

  10. Brooke says:

    You look perfectly cozy!! The cape was so worth the hunt and I’m so glad you finally scored one! It will serve you well during the December chill πŸ™‚

  11. Johanna says:

    That looks like such a cozy jacket. I love the camel color – so versatile!

  12. Maggie says:

    It’s like cape karma – you earned it!! What a beautiful cape! I love how chunky and cozy it is! You look lovely!


  13. Tatiana says:

    Hey Shauna! You look so cozy and cute in that beautiful cape! Love the color of your knee boots. I am obsessed too!

  14. Cute oversized sunglasses. Thanks for sharing.

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  15. This cape coat looks so warm and cozy!! πŸ™‚ You look so cute!
    xo Erin

  16. Rachel says:

    Yay! No coal in that store managers stocking. Great cape and so cute on you. Have a great rest of the week! Rachel xo

  17. Carylee says:

    I love it when shopping fate steps in like that! What a fab cape! I am looking for something similar in burgundy! Just gorgeous!
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  18. Denise says:

    Love this cape! Good thing you did stalk the item haha. I did that a few times for certain things I purchased and had no regrets!


  19. So Funny! I am totally into capes right now. I also saw one a blogger was wearing, and it too is sold out at Nordstrom! I plan on going into obsession mode tomorrow to try and find it πŸ™‚
    xo Jaime

  20. Jodi says:

    Those are cute boots, are they comfortable?

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    xx, Jodi

  21. I also scored this cape! Love at first site. Isn’t it funny when you find something that you just can’t let go…such a great price point too. You look amazing!

    Heidi D.

  22. Wow, your determination certainly paid off on this one! It looks marvelous on you and I love those boots too!

    Simplicity Relished

  23. Melanie says:

    Congrats on the find!!!! It looks wonderful on you!
    Melanie @

  24. glamdevils says:

    Haha congrats on scoring the cute cape!! It’s fabulous and I love your booties too!


  25. Jill says:

    Your cape is fab! I would have stalked it too! Love this chic and cozy look!


  26. Ashley says:

    What a super luxe, cozy piece!

    Le Stylo Rouge

  27. nicole says:

    I love this whole outfit! The shoes.. omg! so cute!!

    xo ClassToCloset

  28. Kelsey Bang says:

    such a fun coat! looks so cozy! great outfit!

  29. Absolutely so fabulous!!! That looks so cozy!!!

  30. That coat is seriously gorgeous!!!

  31. Janina says:

    You really rock the hole ensemble. Absolutely love it

  32. Marianne says:

    Gorgeous!! You are so like me! If I want something, it will haunt my lift until I get it and this was definitely worth the persistence! Those boots are amazing too! Just love everything about this look and your style! xo

  33. Aracely says:

    Love the cape, looks so warm and cozy yet super chic!

  34. Emily Cole says:

    Oh my word this cape! I have been wanting one so bad this season, and this one is just perfect! You look fab!


  35. That cape looks so cozy! I love that you made the manager take it off the mannequin – totally something I would do!
    xoxo Danielle
    For the Love of Leopard

  36. Morgan says:

    Story of my life, the piece you find is sold out – great idea to look on Ebay!


  37. Chelsea says:

    I feel like so many of us have a similar story with pieces of clothing! I love this cape on you and now I want to run to my nearest H&M and look for a cape πŸ™‚


  38. Dude. That cape is making me crazy. I need it. Perhaps you will send it to me just ‘because’?
    You look great.
    Heather Wyancko

  39. Abby says:

    I love that cape on you! The color is super fab too!

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  40. Jessica says:

    Oh wow! Congrats! Hahaha! But I must say it’s worth it! That cape is just awesome!

    Jessica |

  41. Love, love, love the oversized coat!


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