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monday styleboard: sweatshirts

sources: My Showroom; The Styling Dutchman; Guiadeestilo; Lizzie and Jane; Atlantic-Pacific You can’t not like the sweatshirt-over-everything trend. I fondly/bitterly remember one incarnation of the fad from the early 2000s, but then it was Gap sweatshirts or nothing (and I … Continue reading

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conscientious copycat: burnt orange

I love Kayley of Sidewalk Ready‘s muted summer outfit. Burnt orange is a unique choice for this time of year, but it pairs beautifully with the season’s mod, black and white trend. My version combines a Mata Traders top,  American … Continue reading

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the moral wardrobe: make do

I’d been eyeing a yellow vintage dress from a downtown vintage store for the past two weeks, hoping I would be able to come up with the money to buy it for Easter. But time passed and money was tight, … Continue reading

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the moral wardrobe: emerald & wedding lace

I saw this lace shirt at TJ Maxx and a wave of nostalgia washed over me. My wedding dress was crafted of a lace design very similar to this and, since I can’t wear my wedding dress on a casual … Continue reading

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the moral wardrobe: dress up

I feel borderline ridiculous in these glasses. But while I still have them to sample, may as well play dress-up. I’m not sure if I’m ready to take the leap into extra large glasses. Maybe I’m just not used to … Continue reading

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