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A Scottish Highland Dream in Drumnadrochit

I’ve always been drawn to the British Isles, for years and years I wanted to travel to England, and my first trip abroad, across an ocean, was to Ireland. That trip only fueled my attraction to this area of the world. I can’t explain why I’m so drawn to it, my ancestors come from the region and I find the ancient history of the Celts and the Picts fascinating. Maybe it’s just my imagination gone wild with stories from history but I’m so wonderfully ensnared by the region, I feel like I could visit 100 more times and never get bored.

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Outfit: A Bohemian Pirate

I started watching Black Sails recently, why I hadn’t started before is beyond me. I love period shows: Vikings, Outlander, Penny Dreadful, and to the dismay of dear husband, I even watch Dr Quinn Medicine Woman, just to name…

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Tartan & Plaid: Northern Staples

In my opinion plaid and tartan prints are a staple of the north. Scotland has beautiful tartan patterns for each clan, cozy and incredibly soft plaid scarves made from sheep’s wool, and in London you have Burberry with their signature plaid…

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Tory Burch: Plaid Flannel Love

Perhaps it’s because I’ve lived in Washington since I was 2 years old, and plaid flannel is worn in the Northwest so much (Seattle, City of Grunge), but I’m in love with the few plaid pieces Tory Burch has…