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Monthly Archives : June, 2011

What I Wore

What I Wore… Because I was Rushed Again When: Wednesday June 29th Where: Dinner at Columbus Cafe What: Coral sweater (GAP), white jeans (Madewell), multi-strand pearl necklace (J. Crew), leather sandals (Jack Rogers) Question: How much time does it take for you to get ready to go out?  I’m most comfortable having one hour, from [...]

What I Wore

What I Wore… Because I had to Get Ready in a Hurry When: Tuesday, June 28th Where: Drinks and dessert at Alibi What: White tank top (Madewell), cropped toothpick jeans (J. Crew outlet), purple scarf w/ plant and animal sketches (Anthropologie), striped wedges (Toms), royal blue bracelet & silver bracelet Wonderful: These Toms wedges were [...]

Inagural BAA 10K

Sunday June 26th marked the inaugural Boston Athletic Association 10K. The race started on Charles Street, between the Gardens and the Boston Common. I arrived 15 minutes before the start and the 3 corrals were filling up.  I started out in the back of the 3rd corral, but knew that I planned to run faster [...]

What I Wore

What I Wore… Because Bows and Polka Dots are Awesome When: Monday June 27th Where: Hanging out with friends at Whiskeys What: Black polka dot sundress (H&M), red cardigan with printed white bow (Kate Spade), sandals (Jack Rogers), single pearl necklace (boutique in Rockport, MA), 2 silver bracelets, pearl earrings

Georges Island

Last Tuesday was Free Ferry Day to Boston’s Harbor Islands. The boyfriend and I decided to take advantage of this deal.  He took the day off from work and we walked over to Long Wharf, anxious to hop on a ferry and leave the crowded city behind.  We arrived at Long Wharf at 10:55 am [...]

What I Wore

What I Wore… Because I was Inspired by Brigette Bardot When: Friday, June 24th Where: Dinner at Picco and drinks at the Beehive What: White sweater (Banana Republic), toothpick jeans (J. Crew outlet), red patent leather heels (Sofft), blue glass bead necklace (“Italy” Epcot), red and blue wooden bangles (boutique in Portland, ME), white hair [...]

What I Wore

What I Wore… Because I was Playing Dress Up When: Thursday June 23rd Where: My parents’ house What: My grandmother’s wedding dress from the 1940s and my mom’s wedding dress from 1981

What I Wore

What I Wore… Because I was Celebrating a Belated 16th Birthday When: Thursday, June 23rd Where: Providence Place Mall to buy my cousin’s 16th birthday present What: Purple plaid shirt, khaki skirt, coral belt, coral headband (all from J. Crew outlet), taupe leather sandals (J. Crew)

Bruins Rolling Rally

The Bruins won the Stanley Cup last week.  In Boston, it was a big deal. {A really big deal!} The Rolling Rally through the streets of Boston was set to begin at 11 am.  My parents arrived at my apartment bright and early at 7:45 am and we were out the door and on our [...]

MSPCC Charity Fashion Show

The Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children presented Spotlight on Boston, a charity fashion show to benefit MSPCC’s military families program, on Thursday June 16th.  I was so excited to attend this event and watch my first fashion show.  A huge thank you to MJ from Shoeline.com for giving a pair of [...]