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monday mood board | 03

This week: Spring dreaming in fresh shades of green. green dress + celine bag | tortoise sunglasses | leaf sandals | gum balls | cambridge satchel | striped tee | Lisa Perry runway | Kelly Wearstler watercolor print | Atlantic-Pacific green umbrella | patterned staircase | Fossil watch | tweed…
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monday mood board | 02

This week: Love! Romance! Pink + Red. red + pink stilettos | gradient | red + pink bicycle | hot pink cardigan | Gary Pepper Girl pink dress | Lavin color block wedges | Chanel no. 5 | pink and gold print | pink and red lips | roses |…
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monday mood board | 01

This week: marigold and sunshiney yellow for an extra boost of energy. I need it. It’s the week before Valentine’s Day, which means it’s officially go-time. We’re getting organized, prepping what we can, and trying to wrap our heads around the fact that it’s next Friday. Wasn’t Christmas just last…
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the bright side

Last week was a doozy. We were unpleasantly surprised by a few unexpected expenses, our landlords put the shop’s building up for sale, our delivery van is in all kinds of disrepair, and the shop is slower than we’d like because, ugh, summer. There’s more, but, you catch the drift. Chad…
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sack dress, take 2.

See: sack dress, take 1. I think I tried on six different belts with this dress today. It was a three little bears style dilemma. Some were too wide, some were too casual, none were “just right.” Frustrated, and belts strewn errywhere, I settled on the old “scarf-around-the-waist” move. I…
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weekend ready!

I was *this* close to titling this post, “Orange You Glad It’s Friday?!” because, for the love, I am. wearing:  MNG by Mango dress; Sam & Libby for Target sandals; Nine West hat; Romeo & Juliet Couture bag via Hautelook.
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happy medium

In my fashion fantasies, I have a closet full of delicate floral dresses and swishy skirts — a well-curated assortment of current designers and priceless vintage, dontcha’ know — and I sashay around my flower shop in them every day with Louboutins and pearls. In real life, flower shops are…
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sack dress save

All the donuts and fast food of Mother’s Day week caught up with me, and come Monday zipping my jeans was a bit of a problem. Big boxy shift dress to the rescue! Oh, 20-year-old metabolism, why have you left me?! Wearing: MNG by Mango Single-Pleat Shift Dress (jcpenney clearance,…
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back in action

I took an unintended “spring break” from the blog last week. While I was out, I: – Ate my weight in Peeps and jelly beans, originally purchased to make lots of cute Pinterest-inspired Easter arrangements like this one. – Caught up on all the shows in my DVR; including several…