Posts By: Sally

Lovely Links: 4/21/17

Weekly Kitty:

Box Inspector Harriet approves of this multi-entry, perforated pillow box.

Locals! Fashion Revolution MN is upon us! There are tons of amazing events to attend, including an ethical wardrobe workshop and a chance to screenprint your own old tees. Hope to see you there!

Grace shows us how to add feather trim to a skirt without sewing.

Sheer tights are a great way to make your spring-y dresses wear-able during the cold, transitional weeks of the season. So are tall boots and long layers!

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The Benefits and Pitfalls of Brand Loyalty

As I’ve mentioned before, I am brand loyal. I love Fryes, I love Clarks, I love Prairie Underground long cloak hoodies, I love Karen Kane jeans and Desigual everything. As someone who knows firsthand how frustrating it can be to search for a perfect item, and how marvelous it can feel to find it, I am more than happy to trust certain manufacturers based on past experiences. Good experiences. It makes shopping easier when you rely on brand loyalty: Doing so narrows the field and increases your chances of quick success.

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Originally posted 2012-05-23 06:02:00.

It’s All About Me

Disordered eating discussed.

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Recently, Linda left this thought provoking comment:

It’s always a little hard for me to get my mind around how many perfectly attractive (to my mind) women have these huge body issues. It makes me think that if they apply the same standards to other people that they do to themselves, I must look like a monster to them! But most of them don’t apply those standards to me, and neither do I (apply them to me–or to them).

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Originally posted 2009-07-23 05:50:00.