Monthly Archives: December 2011

Lovely Links: 12/30/11

Riley wants to know why the hell all the boy toys are superhero-y and all the girl toys are princess-y. And pink. So do I.

This electric blue flared-hem coat is utterly covetable.

Amazing local jewelry designer Karin Jacobson will be selling some of her designs at a deep discount on over the weekend!

This simple DIY for creating bejeweled high heels looks fun and fabulous.

If you’re thinking of constructing some resolutions for the coming year and looking for some body-positive suggestions, check out this list. read more

Daily Outfit: 12/29/11

Already Pretty outfit featuring Prairie Underground Long Cloak Hoodie, ponte pants, Frye Veronica Slouch, Moissanite studs

Hoodie, Prairie Underground Long Cloak Hoodie
Scoopneck sweater, thrifted – similar
Ponte pants, Macy’s (no longer available) – similar style
Boots, Frye Veronica Slouch
Moissanite studs, courtesy Charles & Colvard

Today, I drove eight hours. By myself. To get home! And, once again, my Long Cloak Hoodie served me well.

My husband is an incredible travel partner, but I still enjoy traveling alone. I’ve done it loads in the past, and plan to continue doing it in the future when opportunities arise. This particular drive is a bit long and, having done it so many times, a bit dull … but that made it fairly meditative, too. read more

Insomniac Sale Picks: Cute, Practical Outerwear

*In this new 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?*

Kenzie requested a few picks for cute-yet-practical outerwear, so here we go:

Calvin Klein Walker Packable Down Jacket – was $200, now $100 read more