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New Year, New You | 2018 Active Fashion

New Year, New You | 2018 Active Fashion

Happy New Year! 2018 is here and if you’re like me, you’re ready to act on those new year resolutions of living the best you. For 2018, my resolutions include; more consistent posts on Carbon, drink more water, worry less and be more active. I […]

20+ Budget Friendly Gifts For Your Best Friend

20+ Budget Friendly Gifts For Your Best Friend

Hey there! This post is a round up of 20+ budget friendly gifts for your best friend. All of these items are under $25 and would make such a sweet gift for your ride or die. From mugs to phone cases, I’ve curated some of […]

Deal Alert – Save Up to 20% at Minted for the Holidays

Deal Alert – Save Up to 20% at Minted for the Holidays

Now that Halloween has come and gone, it’s time to get in the holiday spirit! With sweets and presents abound, it really is the most wonderful time of the year. One of my favorite holiday traditions is to send out Christmas or New Year’s cards […]

Style Deals Alert | Forever 21 Deals November 2017

Style Deals Alert | Forever 21 Deals November 2017

  Hey guys! Guess what? I just rounded up some of the best recent markdowns and sale items from Forever 21 for you! All of these items would be perfect for transitioning from fall to winter and are also great wear-now items! I’ve broken the […]

The Most Gorgeous Blush Target Home Decor Items

The Most Gorgeous Blush Target Home Decor Items

Who else goes to target for toothpaste and ends up buying the entire home decor aisle? *slowly half-raises my hand* Target is such a great place for affordable home decor finds. These are the most gorgeous blush colored items that they have to offer for […]

10 Seriously Swoon-Worthy Fall Home Decor Items

10 Seriously Swoon-Worthy Fall Home Decor Items

  WOAH, it’s fall! I’ve curated some of the most beautiful seriously swoon-worthy fall items that I’ve been seeing around the web. Check out the slideshow of my top 10 items below! Easy access on where to find all of those gorgeous fall items below! […]

From the Editor: September Fashion & Beauty Faves

From the Editor: September Fashion & Beauty Faves

  Note: This is a sponsored post that contains affiliate links.  Hi All! Wow, September has really flown by this year. I don’t know about you, but I’m really looking forward to some cooler weather. Anyway, I have curated my favorite items from the month […]

Linked to Fashion: Valentine’s Date Look Series

Linked to Fashion: Valentine’s Date Look Series

Founder of Carbon Magazine, Hilary Pendleton, is posting Valentine-inspired looks on her personal blog up until Valentine’s day. Keep checking back here to see the updated posts each day! Post One: SWEET Post Two: ROMANCE

From the Editor: Layer from Head to Toe

From the Editor: Layer from Head to Toe

This is the hardest time of the year to dress. We’re so over fall sweaters and tall boots but it’s still a little chilly outside. To solve this problem, we suggest using layers! Show a little skin by wearing a mini skirt but cover up […]

Guest Editor: The Magic of Tidying Up

Guest Editor: The Magic of Tidying Up

  Do you ever feel like your home is constantly requiring cleaning and organizing? If you feel like you are never at peace with your space, The Magic of Tidying is for you. This book offers incredible insight into why we have a hard time […]


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New Year, New You | 2018 Active Fashion

New Year, New You | 2018 Active Fashion

Happy New Year! 2018 is here and if you’re like me, you’re ready to act on those new year resolutions of living the best you. For 2018, my resolutions include; more consistent posts on Carbon, drink more water, worry less and be more active. I know being active and healthy is top of mind for a lot of people at the turn of the new year so I’ve curated some of the trendiest fashion and accessories in active to help inspire you! Scroll through the widget or check out each item individually below!

Victoria Sport V-back Pullover • $44.50 – First step, get to the gym. How are we going to do that? In style in this gorgeous v-back pullover from Victoria’s Secret. I know it’s a struggle to get out and get going to the gym in the morning but it’s a lot easier when you know you’re looking good!
Adidas Originals Trefoil Cropped Hoodie Sweatshirt • adidas • $60  – How cute is this classic Adidas cropped sweatshirt? As a nod to the active trend, this top would be perfect for planning everything you’re going to conquer in 2018.
Nike Pro Women’s Training Capris • Nike • $42  – THIS pant is one that every girl needs. The pro capri features a nice control waistband and smooth fabric.
Nike Indy Logo Back Women’s Light Support Sports Bra • Nike • $40  – How gorgeous is this sports bra? Get the “support” you need to take your workout to the next level.
Women’s Nike Roshe Two Sneaker • Nike • $44.98  – Just like the Nike pro capri, this is the IT shoe. I wear mine everywhere. They are very cushy and comfortable. Perfect for the new you!
Urban Outfitters Simple Healthy: The Easiest Light Cookbook in the World By Jean-Francois Mallet • Urban Outfitters • $19.99  – Healthy eating is a highly popular new year’s goal. Do it right with this cookbook!
Fitbit Flex 2 Accessory Bangle • Fitbit • $99.95  – Track activity in style with this Fitbit Flex 2 accessory bangle in gold. It’s so beautiful!
Victoria Sport Oversized Hoodie • $59.50  – Another gorgeous cover-up option for travel to/from the gym.
Victoria Sport Knockout by Victoria Sport Tight • $69.50  – Mesh inset tights are still a huge trend in active fashion and these ones are especially gorgeous!
Luxe Cut Out Pose Top • Athleta • $63.99  – Deal alert! This cute cut out top from Athleta is on sale for $64 down from $79.
Hydro Flask 32-Ounce Wide Mouth Growler • $31.46  – Stay hydrated with this XL water bottle from Hydro Flask. It will keep your drinks cold for 24 hours! Amazing!
Adidas Performance – Color-block Climalite Stretch Sports Bra – Light gray • adidas • $27  – If you prefer to work out in a sports bra, try this one from Adidas. This would go well with some high-waisted leggings OR layered underneath that open back top from Athleta above.
Kikki.k Habits: Inspiration Hardcover Journal – Orange • $34.95 – Kick old habits with this habit tracker journal from Kikki.k.

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Carbon Active Trend Guide 2018

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