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Spring Wardrobe

My fabulous friend, and fellow blogger, Alicia recently wrote an article about Navigating A Personal Style Crisis.  It totally spoke to me.  (Give it a read, I guarantee you’ll identify with it.)  The biggest thing I got out of her piece was realizing that I am guilty of hanging on to pieces that the “old Jen” would have worn.  Sure I’ve purged my closet a ton, but there are still some sartorial ghosts in there.  The old Jen had a…

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My Closet Cleaning Tips

  5 Tips to Edit Your Wardrobe: 1)  Try it on.  If you have pieces you are convinced you love but really haven’t worn in the past year, give it a try. Check the fit and feel of the garment.   If it’s not perfect…bye! 2) Get rid of multiples.  Do you have 4 pairs of black boots and 5 grey sweaters that all pretty much look the same?  Chances are you have a fave or two that are your…

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Mom Shoes

  Over the weekend I did a huge closet purge and organization.  I kept all my favourite pieces.  The ones I wear over and over again and truly love to wear.  My 20’s were all about having fun with my style.  I chose fashion over function and shoes were a big part of this. It still amazes me that I used to wear heels to work everyday, and I was on my feet all day. I can barely last a…

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Everyday On Repeat

  My goal for myself for 2016, was to simplify all different aspects of my life.  One of these aspects being my wardrobe.  I’ve been filling bags with items I’m no longer wearing (and haven’t been for a while) and taking note of the things I love to wear.  If you can’t determine what you love in your closet by staring at everything, try this… 1) Take a look at your laundry.  Chances are, these are the things you wear…

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I’ll Keep That

  {Details} skirt: Aritzia (old) top: H&M shoes: Miz Mooz from Shoes on Fourth bag: c/o Old Navy bracelets: tassel bracelet by Olive & Piper, cream one is an old fave flowers: Flower Factory photos by: Alicia   About every five years I do a major wardrobe overhaul.  I find that in that five year time frame, my body and lifestyle change enough that it warrants a closet refresh. {Not to mention that I’m also five years older.  What was…

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