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Clothes That Make You Happy

I say all the time, that I love good comfortable clothes.  On the makeover shows of yesteryear, we were always told that comfort was a bad word and fashion faux pas.  In my younger years, I definitely sacrificed comfort for style.  I used to wear heals to work, for crying out loud….and I worked in retail!!!!!   It it’s a bit uncomfortable I must look good, right?  Wrong!  Not anymore. When I am comfortable in every way with what I…

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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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Layered

  My, shop my own closet, goal has been going well.  A couple of new pieces have been added to the wardrobe this year, but only to fill in a few casual day to day needs.  I  had some thread bare / worn to death items that needed to be replaced.  This was one of those outfits that came together on a casual sunny weekend day of errands.  Layers are a must on the West Coast, and something that really…

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Old Favorites

Details: Skirt: Splendid (similar) Tee: Frenzi Vest: Garcia Boots: NEW! Old Navy Necklace: Harriet Grey Bag: Nella Bella I would LOVE to be able to purchase a brand new wardrobe every season.  In fact, when I worked in retail, I practically did! {Gotta love that discount.}  Now that I have financial responsibilities like a house and family, I can’t indulge quite like I used to. {aka: trying to act like an adult}  I start off each new season with a…

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Re-Mix

  Many of us can get stuck wearing certain pieces together all the time.  We only wear that fave blue blouse with the black pants you bought it with.  The key to developing a wardrobe is to buy individual pieces that will work well with several other things already in your closet.  You have probably seen most of these items on my blog before (see below).  Here I took some of the elements of different outfits to re-mix them into…

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