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Why Your Hair Matters

Yes, I got a haircut. I now have bangs and a lot less split ends. Shout out to my girl, Jeanne, at Glo! You may be wondering why am I telling you this? The answer- hair donation. Most of the early years of my life I spent in constant turmoil with my hair. I tried… Continue reading Why Your Hair Matters

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The Creative Closet, Pattern Mixing

Today, I’m mixing it up. Pattern style! That sounds cheesy, let’s attribute that to an awesome Harry Potter pun list I recently read. Mixing patterns is one of my favorite things to do. I love color. I love fabric. I love playing with design. I guess this is why mixing different patterns together is something… Continue reading The Creative Closet, Pattern Mixing

Designs · Fashion

An Original Design, My Twirly Dress

This past year I decided I needed to start dedicating more time to personal projects. My table cover project that I shared with you last week was 1 of 2 I’ve done this year. Both projects have been for my apartment though. And while I do love this kind of work, my main love is… Continue reading An Original Design, My Twirly Dress

Fashion

1 Dress, Styled Day to Night

It is a personal goal of mine to wear only one outfit per day. I hate the idea of having to change and dirty another outfit for just a few hours of wear. Most likely, I will spill something on myself in those few hours. Removing┬áthe possibility of re-wearing that outfit. This is just my… Continue reading 1 Dress, Styled Day to Night

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Home Project- Turning a Workspace into a Fashionable Piece of Furniture

  This weekend I got crafty. Not that that is unusual, as being crafty is kind of my profession. I should amend this statement to, I got crafty for a personal project! Always exciting, as I rarely get to make something for myself. Doesn’t the saying go, “The cobbler’s children have no shoes”? With the… Continue reading Home Project- Turning a Workspace into a Fashionable Piece of Furniture

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Holiday Fashion- 4th of July Edition

Challenge Accepted! That is, patriotic style challenge from Verily, accepted ­čÖé Earlier this week, the publication had two style bloggers put together looks with red, white, and blue. I decided I wanted in on the challenge, too. I have to say that I really loved what Hillary Rushford of Dean Street Society did. It was… Continue reading Holiday Fashion- 4th of July Edition

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Get it if your Gut gets it- learning to trust your instinct for personal style

  We all know that feeling of buyer’s remorse. That instant gut wrenching regret of purchasing something we know we shouldn’t have. Today, let’s┬átalk about trying not to do that anymore. I have previously mentioned trusting your gut as one of the three┬átips┬áon creating personal style, but a┬áSaturday spent binge shopping inspired me to expand… Continue reading Get it if your Gut gets it- learning to trust your instinct for personal style