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After braving a rainy morning on the TODAY plaza, a mother-daughter pair was rewarded with glamorous Ambush Makeovers.
Style Expert Jill Martin and Hairstylist Louis Licari chose Diane and Lauren Solomonson for the chance to get an unforgettable transformation — and dry off inside the TODAY studio!
Lauren Solomonson watches Ambush Makeover with her mom every week, and originally came to support her — but when Martin and Licari suggested she join in on the fun, she jumped at the chance.
1.State One-Button Stretch Crepe Blazer, $129, Nordstrom
Martin picked this crepe blazer in a marigold color to brighten up a rainy day. It also comes in black and navy or lavender for a soft, feminine take on the classic silhouette. Pair it with some leopard heels and some skinny jeans and you're set to take on the day!
Open Front Faux Suede Cardigan, $14-27, Amazon
This faux suede cardigan gives a similar effect as the marigold blazer, but has a more relaxed feel for daytime wear.
All Day Skinny Jeans in Black, $89, Ann Taylor
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They're called "all day" jeans for a reason! These comfortable black skinnies are designed with Lycra for a smoothing fit that doesn't sag. They're the perfect staple for any wardrobe.
Levi's High Rise Skinny Jeans, $40-50, Amazon
For a similar style on a budget, these Levi's jeans are another great option.
Diane, who is celebrating her 35th anniversary, is also job-hunting and hoped that a makeover would help with her search!
Choker Tunic, $89, Clara Sun Woo
This edgy tunic is perfect paired with skinny jeans and flats for day or black pants and heels for a night on the town.
Women's Choker Cut Blouse, $26, Amazon
To get the look for less, try this navy option with bell sleeves.
NYDJ Marilyn Stretch Straight-Leg Jeans, $119, Nordstrom
These straight-leg jeans are made from soft denim and feature NYDJ's "lift-and-tuck" technology for a slimming fit.
Women's Curvy Straight Jeans, $12-53, Amazon
These straight-leg jeans are an Amazon best-seller in the women's jeans category, and with over 1,300 reviews it's safe to say they have plenty of fans.
Primina Flower Drop Earrings, $58, BaubleBar
Nothing transforms an outfit quite like a pair of sparkly earrings. These floral stunners from BaubleBar make a big impact, but are subtle enough to wear during the day if you're just looking to add a little spring to your step.
White Jasmine Floral Stud Earrings, $10, Amazon
For a similar look at a fraction of the cost, these white stud earrings are a great option.
For more incredible Ambush Makeovers, check out some of our past favorites:
- Watch two sisters get gorgeous Ambush Makeovers
- This husband's sweet reaction to his wife's Ambush Makeover stole our hearts