Monthly Archives: April 2012

Dressed for: New Twists on Old Faves

Already Pretty outfit featuring duster cardigan, neon print dress, magenta tights, Kork-Ease Alva boots

Duster, JNY (no longer available) – similar items
Dress, Soda Blu via Opitzsimilar print size/colorsmore Soda Blu
Tights, courtesy Falkesimilar
Boots, Kork-Ease via eBay (no longer available) – similar
Wrap bracelet, Quince – similar
Earrings, Lulidesigns

I’ve had this printed dress for about 12 years, but its first wearing was about three years ago. In addition to featuring a very loud and bright print, it’s absolutely skin tight AND fairly low cut, so I struggled to find ways to wear it. Once I figured out that I could layer a duster over it and pin shut the neckline, it finally got some wear. read more

Feline Interlude: OUSTED

By (surprisingly) popular demand, a new Feline Interlude:

Simon (left) and Rowan (right) have the run of our house. However, they both seem to favor my desk chair. On weekdays. When I need to be sitting in it working. You can see that they’ve left me a very generous four inches on which to perch my ‘tocks.

Believe me, they NEVER want to cuddle adorably in my desk chair on weekends when I’m out and about. Weekdays. Work hours only. And I generally react by dragging in a different chair for myself, because I’m too tenderhearted for my own good. read more

Lovely Links: 4/27/12

Gabi rocks a bikini, saying, “I truly encourage you guys to get to the beach (or a pool) this summer–don’t let body shame keep you from having a good time!”

Natasha’s green boots are making me … well, green with envy.

Just a quick reminder about when it’s OK to ask if someone is pregnant.

Allie shares her favorite tips for dressing a large bust. She also shares some product and brand recommendations!

Monochromatic looks are a great way to dress to look taller. Truth. read more