Tag Archives: Vintage

Chambray shirt and a brick wall

  Sometimes it takes me a long time to warm up to trends.  When leggings first came back in the mid-2000s, I swore I’d never wear them.  Now I love them.  When skinny jeans became a trend, I clung to … Continue reading

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Tropical Fall

It’s officially Fall in Florida – my tree’s in full bloom.  And it got cool enough to turn off the AC, open up the windows and air out the house.  So to celebrate, I wore a skirt that looks like … Continue reading

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"The time when everything bursts with its last beauty"

In Florida, we don’t get the changing of the leaves.  Everything pretty much stays green until it gets cold enough for the leaves to fall.  I only get to see the autumnal hues of red, orange and yellow leaves in … Continue reading

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"How you look when photographed"

Yes I do, in fact, still wear clothes, despite going over a month without an outfit photo.  My order of priorities are as follows: avoid getting really stressed out, make time to prepare good, healthy food, and get in at … Continue reading

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"Dipped their bare branches into pond water"

Now that I’m only taking outfit photos once a week, I’m starting to have more fun with my shoots.  I’m not so worried about rushing through them.  I have the time to go to different locations and take shots that … Continue reading

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"I dreamed I was buying new shoes"

While I buy a lot of second-hand shoes on eBay, I very rarely ever buy second-hand shoes from thrift or consignment stores.  I’m extremely picky about what I put on my feet and tend to stick to the same few … Continue reading

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"The Dandelion in the Spring"

Ah, yellow.  It’s certainly my favorite color, and mustard and goldenrod are my favorite shades.  Whenever I’m looking for something to add some “pop” to an outfit, I know I can turn to some of my favorite pieces, like my … Continue reading

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Family Heritage

Some weeks, outfit posts just don’t happen.  This was one of those.  I had after work meetings every day.  I was setting up a bookfair.  I was re-arranging my library and needed really practical (read: not so stylish) clothes.  So … Continue reading

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Something old, something new

I went to the wedding of two good friends a few weeks ago, and decided to wear both something old and something new.  The old came in vintage accessories: a vintage purse (80’s, I believe), vintage pearls from a garage … Continue reading

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New York, New York

  No, unfortunately this post is not written from NYC.  Nor do I have any plans in the immediate future to go there (although if the chance came up, believe me I would go!).  But, I am wearing a little … Continue reading

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