prints charming

This is what I wore yesterday. Today I’m wearing jeans because I overslept — story of my life — and didn’t have time to shave my legs. I’m hating every sweaty, chafing minute of it and hereby declare that denim in the form of pants shall be banned through the remainder of summer, stubbly legs or not.…

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geometric

Wow, what a great response to last night’s post about my budget experiment! It seems a lot of us are struggling with the same compulsions to shop-til-we-drop, and I can’t tell you how much I appreciate your words of support and encouragement. It’s always a little intimidating to open up with such personal issues in…

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separates

The timer’s winding down on my shrimp jambalaya, so I gotta make this quick! A few thoughts on today’s look: I rediscovered my L’Oreal “Orange Flip” lipstick when I was switching handbags earlier in the week. Reunited, and it feels so good. I plan to live in these leather loafers through spring. This denim jacket,…

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Poetry in the Light

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month! I’ve shared my family’s experience with breast cancer, so I was honored when Echo Design asked me to style their beautiful Poetry in the Light scarf and share it with you all! Echo designed the peony-print silk scarf in collaboration with The Breast Cancer Research Foundation, founded by Evelyn…

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fancy pants.

I’m like 80% sure that I had an almost identical pair of jeans in 1991, and absolutely certain I had a babydoll dress in this blue-on-black floral. There are awkward elementary school photos to prove it. With feathered bangs. I must’ve been in a particularly nostalgic mood when browsing through the outlet store a few…

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