Monthly Archives: September 2016

Lovely Links: 9/30/16

Weekly Kitty:


No, we didn’t adopt a hairless. WE WENT TO A CAT SHOW. More images on Instagram.

Locals! I’m gonna try to make it to this event myself, if I can: “Measured is a gallery show that offers a sneak peek into a designer’s creative process, from the first sketches to the final stitches. We’re removing the runway element to focus on design and craftsmanship, and we’re taking you with us. Prepare to be immersed! (Or at least look at pretty things.)” The opening event is at Soo VAC on October 1 starting at 6 p.m. And it’s free! (Cheers to Danae for the tip about this event.) READ MORE

Insomniac Sale Picks: Purple Work Dresses

*In this late-night feature – which will run on Tuesday 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?*

multimodaltime requested a few picks for purple work dresses, so here we go:


Vince Camuto Crepe A-Line Dress – was $148, now $88.80 READ MORE

Dressed for: Edging Toward Fall

Already Pretty outfit featuring denim jacket, organic cotton dress, Frye Tabitha harness, saddlebag purse

Jacket – Kut from the Kloth (no longer available) – similarsustainable
Dress – courtesy Gudrun Sjödén (no longer available) – similar
Boots – Frye Tabitha via eBay/used
Bag – Lucky Brand Athena via eBay/used
Necklace – Etsy (vendor might be gone) – similar/sustainable
Bracelets – similar/sustainable

Those trees are still adamantly green and it’s nearly October. Admittedly, this outfit is from a couple of weeks ago, but it looks more or less like this outside my window this morning. But who can complain when wearing a simple dress and ankle boots in September doesn’t make you shiver? I’ll be up to my eyeballs in snow soon enough! READ MORE