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Summer at the Farmers Market

A casual summer look with an eyelet top and ripped denim shorts.A casual summer look with an eyelet top and ripped denim shorts.A casual summer look with an eyelet top and ripped denim shorts.A casual summer look with an eyelet top and ripped denim shorts.A casual summer look with an eyelet top and ripped denim shorts.A casual summer look with an eyelet top and ripped denim shorts.A casual summer look with an eyelet top and ripped denim shorts.A casual summer look with an eyelet top and ripped denim shorts.Top: old, similar // Shorts: Madewell // Earrings: J.Crew, similar here // Bag: Rebecca Minkoff, similar here // Shoes: old, similar // Sunglasses: Karen Walker

After taking a few weeks off from posting as part of a self-granted summer vacation, I figured that the best way to get back into it was with a post recounting one of my very favorite seasonal traditions: a trip to the farmers market. But not just any farmers market. The Davis Farmers Market.

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Lifestyle

Girls’ Night at the Ballet

girls-night-at-the-ballet-with-eventbrite-26girls-night-at-the-ballet-with-eventbrite- 30Meet Francesca and Amanda, two of my talented and beautiful coworkers who quickly became my friends when I moved to Seattle last fall. After a long few weeks of writing and emailing and meetings and more writing, we decided that a girls’ night out was in order. Thanks to another lovely coworker who is a longtime patron of the Pacific Northwest Ballet, we decided to spend our Friday night sipping Champagne and taking in a triple bill by Seattle’s resident ballet company.

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Lifestyle, Style

5 Ways to Look Cute in the Rain

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This post may as well be titled, “What I’ve learned, sartorially speaking, from living in Seattle for the past four months.” True to its reputation, Seattle is a city plagued by sprinkles, storms and everything in between, a fact which has seriously hindered my habit of wearing suede shoes. The good news is, aside from the obvious waterproof-all-your-leather advice, I’ve developed five clever ways to cope with the perpetual precipitation in style, and I’m sharing them here now. Stay dry, my friends!

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DIY, Lifestyle

Downloadable Fashion Valentines

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Happy Friday, lovelies! Valentine’s Day is just four days away, which means it’s time to tell those special people in your life how fond you are of them. To that end, I’ve put together these cheeky little downloadable valentines that can be easily emailed or printed and mailed to the fellow fashion lovers in your life. And always remember: I love you more than Giambattista Valli loves tulle! Continue Reading