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Monthly Archives : August, 2011

What I Wore

What I Wore… Because My Mom was Sleeping Over When: Wednesday August 31st Where: Wandering around Boston with my mom and dinner at Picco What: Black striped 3/4 sleeve t-shirt (Madewell), boyfriend shorts (J. Crew outlet), red slip-on shoes (Toms), necklace (Urban Outfitters) Miles: Blue collar with lobsters, red harness leftover from his afternoon walk

What I Wore

What I Wore… Because I Got my Hair Cut When: Tuesday August 30th Where: Errands, haircut, and then a dinner date at Tremont 647 What: Black dress (Lucky brand), studded belt (Madewell), black woven flip flops (Urban Outfitters) Note to Self: Get hair trimmed more often.  I always wait a month or two too long [...]

Rock Me Like a Hurricane

Hurricane Irene has come and gone.  Thankfully my area of Boston was left unscathed.  My parents are dealing with a bit of a mess and this is their 2nd day without power. Mid-hurricane, Miles scurried out onto the deck to search for new sticks that had blown into the yard. Here’s the damage in my [...]

What I Wore

What I Wore… Because I Braved a Hurricane to see my Friends get Married When: Saturday August 27th Where: Bell Mer, Goat Island in Newport, RI What: Floral flowy dress with little pink flowers (J. Crew), bright pink belt (J. Crew outlet), pink platform pumps w/ bow (Talbots) Handsome fiancé was really impressed by the [...]

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What I Wore… Because There was a Big Surprise When: Friday August 26th Where: Triple Surprise Party at the Pour House What: Navy dress w/ bow strap (Splendid), white rope belt (J. Crew outlet), striped linen wedges (Toms), orange bag (Longchamp) Why: I’ve had this dress for nearly 4 years. I ordered it from Shopbop [...]

What I Wore

What I Wore… Because I Ran Out of Contacts When: Thursday August 25th Where: Lia Sophia party with friends What: Green ruffle tank (Anthropologie), tan skirt (J. Crew outlet), brown metallic flats (GAP), necklace (KEP Designs), black plastic glasses (Warby Parker) Does anyone else forget to reorder contacts then ruin her last pair, and have [...]

What I Wore

What I Wore… Because I Took Your Advice When I said I was nervous to wear my pants cuffed, a few blog readers told me to go for it. I’m glad did! When: Wednesday August 24th Where: Fashion Night Out meeting at Copley Place What: Dotted shirt (Urban Outfitters), cuffed jeans (J. Crew outlet), tassel [...]

Asos Fall Preview

I was so excited to stop by the Ames hotel this afternoon to check out a preview of Asos fall fashions. Asos is the UK’s largest online-only fashion and beauty store.  The US website has been up and running for a year.  Asos features fun and funky mens and womens fashion targeted for ages 16-34.  [...]

What I Wore

What I Wore… Because I was Brewery Bound When: Friday August 19th Where: Cisco Brewery, Nantucket What: Striped tank top (J. Crew outlet), jean shorts (Madewell), rope belt (J. Crew outlet), boat shoes (Sperry), sunglasses (Marc by Marc Jacobs)

What I Wore

What I Wore… Because After my Bike Ride, I Had Little Motivation When: Thursday August 18th Where: Shopping and dinner on Main Street in Nantucket What: Blue striped dress (J. Crew outlet), sandals (Jack Rogers), bracelet (Vera Bradley) Why: 20 mile bike ride: I had blisters on each thumb from my death grip on the [...]