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Keep Me Warm In the Winter Light

I’m getting very bored with winter. A few days ago it was sunny and in the mid-50s here in the Seattle area and it felt delightfully like spring. On an excursion after brunch, hubby and I stopped at Home Depot and I beelined straight for the seeds (I’m very anxious to start a garden), and upon checking the seed packets discovered everything should be planted in May around here.

Hmph. Foiled for the time being and a nice reminder that it is still January.

But, let’s move on and talk about these velvet palazzo pants.

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Outfit: Dog Days of Summer in a Wildfire Haze

August always makes me feel dreamy, and as I’ve said before, I think it’s the romantic in me. I have an idea of what August, September and October should look and feel like. August hits, and (normally) there’s a…


Outfit: Of Crop Tops & Summer Tattoos

(And now a brief break in all the UK posts, which will return soon!) Last summer in the midst of wedding planning, I dragged hubby out of bed and into Seattle for tattoo flash sale at True Love Art…

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Outfit: Snow Day Essentials

The Seattle area shuts down when it snows 2 inches, that’s well known, but when it snows a foot in 24 hours?! Break out the hot chocolate and cozy blankets. This is a real snow day! Growing up in…


Outfit: Post-Election Retail Therapy

A few days after the US election, in my daze, I had a very clear moment of, “fuck this, I’m stressed. I know what I want that’ll make me feel better.” Because in this case it was the only…


Cozy in November

Lots of travel and running around happen this time of the year. For trips over Snoqualmie and Blewett Passes, I’ve accepted that Uggs are essential for me starting in late September. I stay warm & that’s all that matters.…

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Black Milk & Mermaid Hair

It’s officially Black Milk season. I mean, technically, ALL year is Black Milk season but I tend to wear it more in the autumn and winter. Cozy boots, big sweaters, and black milk clothing.…