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Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Let's Catch Up

I missed a few weeks of sharing and linking up with Lindsey.
Life got busy, blogging took a back burner. That doesn't mean my desire for fashion and personal style stopped. In fact, I've become more confident. Maybe braver would be more accurate.
Putting something together every day is such a part of my life, but documenting the outfits...well, that's fallen a bit.
This is kind of indicative of my life these days.
Productive, but scattered.
So much to share, no time to blog.
If you follow me on twitter or instagram, you have seen a few tastes of my progress. I'm hoping to reveal all these projects via a home tour! Would you like to see my home and all the changes?
First, the outfits.
Several weeks ago, I tried to layer, and layer, and layer. When I look back doesn't seem like the greatest idea. I had just gotten my StacyLynn apron and couldn't stand the thought of it only being seen in my kitchen. So, I wore it layered with my new StacyLynn skirt. Weird?
It warmed up as the day went on, so I ditched my scarf and denim jacket.
Yes? No?
denim jacket-NY&Co, mustard scarf-gift from Eclectic Elegance, green ruffle henley-Old Navy, apron/skirt/leather bracelet-StacyLynn, lace tights-Forever 21, pink necklace-gift from Crystalb, cowboy boots-from my best friend, Kimberly. 
Have you heard me mention the wind in the desert? It's intense.
lace bottom dress and belt-Target, jeans-American Eagle, black ruffled shrug-Belk's in Florida, silver sandals-NY&Co
Gramm came to visit back in March. Lots happened while she was here. Some good, some tough. And of course- some shopping.
Do you like my new stripes?
 sassy stripe dress-Old Navy Clearance
espadrilles-gift from Gramm, leather ruffle bracelet-gift from StacyLynn
And then today...another StacyLynn day.
Breadwinner just moved my giant Ikea mirror into the hallway for me and *gasp* it's hanging on the wall! I know, imagine- not just tilted against the wall. Gramm will be so proud. 
Comfort was the name of the game to survive day 2 of Preschool picture day. 100 kids, 5 hours- plus siblings..whew!
jersey StacyLynn dress gathered as a tunic, wide belt-Target, gray shrug-Target, trouser jeans-American Eagle
jersey rosettes-StacyLynn,  same silver sandals, pedicure courtesy of my 3 yr old. She loves me.
Feels great to catch up!
What's been keeping you busy?
As always, linking up with the fabulous Lindsey from The Pleated Poppy. SO excited to attend my first Stitch Market this Thursday! EEK
Know what else happens Thursday? My friend, April is launching a new nautical line!
Perfect for Summer.
I know- fabulous, right?


Ramona Iordan said...

cute and girly as always! we're right next to each other on the pleated poppy today!

Chandra said...

Yep! I see some cutesies that need to make their way into my closet! New to your blog by way of the pleated poppy and glad to have found your creative space on the web! Happy Wednesday!

Mindie Hilton said...

Cute outfits. Love the striped dress.

DeeAnna said...

You look so springy and adorable. Oh how I HATE the wind!!

Megan, The Frugalista Diaries said...

I've had the same problem with wind! I love the first skirt with that amazing scarf!

{april kennedy} said...

love the tunic belted and the striped dress!! thanks for the sweet link!! I'm so excited about this new line. xoxo

Karri said...

I love the jersey dress (uh, both?). lol. I think I need a Stacy Lynn jersey dress. I wish she had them on her site!!!

Object of Maya*ffection said...

Cute outfits! Love the apron and I would wear it in public too!

Object of Maya*ffection said...

Cute outfits! Love the apron and I would wear it in public too!

Object of Maya*ffection said...

Cute outfits! Love the apron and I would wear it in public too!

Kim said...

Super cute outfits!! How are you liking our crazy hi desert weather?

Jovan said...

Love your style!

Mommy Joey said...

Inspiring... I think I'm going to start doing a WIWW, too. I need to get out of my pajama look!