Monthly Archives: November 2009

Recommended Reading: Yoko’s List


Husband Mike has been a longtime Yoko Ono fan, ever since seeing a really gorgeous installation piece at the Walker years ago. I’m not too familiar with her work as a visual artist, but I was really moved by this. Check out her amazing body list:

I have rather short legs to match my short height. I love that. The fact that they’re short makes them easier to go around with. Can you imagine if I had long legs? They might go in different directions from each other, or something. Then what would I do? Short legs work very well for me. read more

Lovely Links: November 27

Not sure how I missed this, but Annie Leibovitz did a gorgeous spread on Betty and Don Draper (AKA January Jones and Jon Hamm) for September’s issue of Vanity Fair. SWOON.

Lincoln University is requiring students with high BMI ratings to take a class titled “Fitness for Life,” which meets three hours a week. HOW LAME IS THAT? (Via You’d Be So Pretty If …)

Fashion Herald shares some hard-learned lessons in maternity style.

CAGE MATCH: Express vs. New York & Co. Who will prevail? read more

Outfit Roundup: Week of November 8

Leopard print sweater, thrifted Red patent belt, thrifted Black skirt, Banana Republic ages ago Black opaques, I don’t know but they SUCK Red suede pumps, Tsubo Amset Bangles, thrifted

Rocker chick is probably my favorite look, but sexy secretary runs a close second. And anytime I get the leopard-skirt-pumps combo going, I feel very meeeeeeow.

Black knit poncho, thrifted Black tank, Target Olive cargo crops, thrifted Black Jeffrey Campbell Doo, via Solestruck Onyx earrings, Lulidesigns Black Wide Leather Bubble Bracelet, Karin Jacobson

I was looking for my ancient black batwing sweater, but pulled out this poncho instead and it seemed fitting. It was about 65 degrees on the day this photo was taken … blissful.