Root Makeup

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Hey guys! Coming at you today sharing some video footage we did in a collab with Root. Root is an all natural/organic/gluten free/vegan make up and skin care company based here in the US. They believe that what you put on your face should be natural, safe & enhance your beauty at a price anyone can […]

Lily Jade Videos!


As you guys know around here we LOVE our Lily Jade bags. Since neither Mel or I have kids – we use them as laptop bags, camera bags, overnight bags, etc. etc. They are such beautifully made with high quality products. We recently did some video for them and wanted to share! Check out our […]

Melissa’s St. Pete Beach Vacation


For my 25th birthday, instead of a simple, traditional present, my mama decided to take me to the beach! She always has a way of taking something that could be just another ordinary day (or birthday, in my case) and making it extra special. This was no exception. So after figuring out how to cover […]

Lily Jade Bags + Videos!

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Hey all! We’re checking in today to share a few of the videos we have been working on in a collaboration with one of our favorite companies – Lily Jade! This has been such a fun collaboration for us and we are just swooning over these bags! Here are the three bags we actually own and are […]

Fixer-Upper: Shelf Edition


For the start of our new little “fixer-upper” series, we’re giving you simple tips to spruce up that shelf that always seems to have too much or not enough on it. We figured by starting with a blank shelf, our series can only get better from here! In our opinion, flowers are the easiest way to make […]

Lily Jade Bag Video

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Melissa and I just fell in love with the Lily Jade bags when we attended the Influence Conference this fall!!! So when the opportunity came up for us to collaborate on several videos for Lily Jade we were stoked. Below is two short videos showing how easily you can transfer from a cross-body bag to […]

Melissa’s Stella&Dot Party + GIVEAWAY!

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Tuesday night I hosted a Stella and Dot trunk show at my place. I have never really been super into designer jewelry mainly because I have a hard time dropping that much money on accessories, however, I think Stella has won me over! Let me tell you why — so you’ve probably seen their collection online […]

Our #InfluenceConf Recap!

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Ok — you might want to grab a cup of coffee for this post…because it might be a little lengthy! But worth it! This past weekend was a whirlwind of beauty, inspiration, mess, read-your-mail, dig deeper, get weirder, pursue harder, meet new friends, spur each other on, authenticity, Kingdom-come, love-Jesus-more type stuff. (That sentence is so […]

Fall Fashion Wish List

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Since we’re celebrating fall hard core around here we thought we would throw our fall fashion wish lists on here and let you guys shop our favorite things we’re eyeing right now! Side Note: you will see how similar our galleries look! We separately picked out items before we blogged this post! So fun! Here […]

Links We’re Loving!

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Happy Friday! As a fun little way to kick off the weekend, we thought we would share some links that we’ve been loving lately! First up, it’s The Sweetest Thing Blog by Emily Gemma.  This girl is adorable and stylish down to every last piece of her! We love hanging out on Emily’s site and […]

Everyday Affairs: Gap Event Recap & Life Lately

Avenue 126 Everyday Affairs: Gap Event Recap and life lately

Hello Everyone! Our everyday affairs have been so fun this past week!! (Well…minus lots of hours clocked at the hospital)…the in between times were lovely, though! So let’s recap our ‘Start Summer Bright’ event we were asked to attend at the Gap! We were so excited that the sweet people at Gap invited us to a special […]

Start Summer Bright at Kenwood Gap!

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We are so excited to announce that the sweet people at Kenwood Gap have invited Avenue 126 to a special event hosted by Styld.By and THIS THURSDAY, JUNE 4th from 6-8pm! We will be at the Kenwood Mall location giving styling tips and sharing our favorite summer items from Gap! Come hang out with us […]

The Perfect Picnic

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What’s more perfect for a summertime date than a picnic!? (And who said you need a man to have a date!? Grab your besties and meet at the park for this one!) Whether in the middle of the afternoon or at that golden hour as the sun sets into the balmy pink sky, everybody loves […]


Avenue 126 Winter Must have scarf

Confession: we are #basicwhitegirls. It’s actually not even a confession, though, because we will scream it from the mountain tops and we will scream it from the back of the Starbucks line – we love it all – cute boots, froo-froo coffee drinks, and big chunky scarves. This scarf is the perfect combination of big and […]

Staple Series – Steve Madden Cognac Boots

Avenue 126 Staple Series Launch - Steve Madden Cognac Boots

Ok, girls! We are like JAZZED OUT OF OUR MINDS about this series! When we began planning for the blog, we were trying to think of fun, different ideas for series-type posts. We tossed some ideas around but didn’t really fall in love with anything…that is, until, we were enjoying legitimate European style pizza and […]