Monthly Archives: June 2012

Lovely Links: 6/29/12

A few quick administrative notes:

Green Mountain at Fox Run has generously extended the 20% discount through July 31. If you’re interested in using it, just call 1-800-448-8106 and mention that you heard about the discount here at Already Pretty. (Not to be combined with any other offers.)

I was lucky enough to be Twitterviewed this week! Check out the full transcript over at Minnesota Monthly.

On Saturday, July 7, I’ll be on Shop Girls on 107.1! Tune in around 11:30 a.m. to hear the interview.

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The Double-edged Sword of Non-conformism

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I was never a popular girl. Ever. The popular girls in my world scorned and teased me actively in middle school, studiously ignored me in high school. And my actual friends talked a good game about the importance of non-conformism as an important and valuable characteristic. They relied on it as a means of feeling detached and superior, but in reality we all wished to be just a little more like the in-crowd. And we made many concessions to their preferences and edicts, often wore what they said we should, frequently looked and acted how they wanted us to.

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Insomniac Sale Picks: Fun Wide-width Heels

*In this late-night feature – which will run Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday of each week – I’ll gather up three fun items that are currently on sale online and share them with you! I would LOVE suggestions: Stylish wide-width pumps? Classic v-necked sweaters? Chandelier earrings? Petite dress slacks? What would you like to see featured?*

Jennifer (a different one from Tuesday!) requested a few picks for fun wide-width heels, so here we go:

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