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Royal Blue

Tonight’s look in royal blue for a “date night” with my husband. Silk blazer, necklace, and sandals are all by Zara.  The sandals are currently on, I went with my true size. Blazer and necklace are from past seasons.            White jersey maxi skirt from ASOS…   Lady Dior bag.        

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Dressing up something simple with a statement necklace by J Crew.   This necklace is from 2009, proving statement jewelry is here to stay.  This necklace is from J Crew’s current collection and would be perfect for summer.  Found on J  …. This is my typical work attire, although I do occasionally like to wear a flared skirt to …

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Magic Jelly Beans

Planting some magic jelly beans today to see what sprouts on Easter Sunday.  This is a fun and easy project for kids, mine are very excited as this is our third year of planting! First, prepare your soil. Next,  dig several holes and place a few jelly beans in the hole.       Don’t forget to water after you …

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Easter Feets

Easter treats for the feets by Gianvito Rossi. has a generous selection of Gianvito Rossi (Spring and Summer collection) including both pair in my post title photo. Purple…. Multi with strap… I am returning the multi; as much as I like the style,  they were a tad large and not quite as comfortable as the regular pvc pumps.  Below …

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Spring Stack

Enjoying an almost 70 degree day today with a spring stack on the wrist.  Multicolored high and low brands with the sweet smell of Hyacinth makes an enjoyable combination to wear and also to photograph. Hermes clic clac and Kelly double tour bracelet.      ChanaelK, H&M, and Chan Luu wrap bracelets can be purchased from their respective boutiques, or …

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