Monday, July 27, 2015

Short Stuff

I’m so grateful that I’m in an industry in which it’s appropriate to wear shorts and sandals to work. Paired with a silk blouse, it’s like wearing nothing at all. Perfect for the height of the Sacramento summer.


Shirt, Banana Republic. Shorts, Audrey. Shoes, J Crew. Sunglasses, Girlprops. Earrings, street fair. Bag, Anne Klein (thrifted).


Monday was forecast to be the coolest day of the week (under 100), so I got some shit done in the evening and then celebrated my productivity:


Yes, I chose wine this evening. Guess the estrogen was peaking.

And I almost forgot! My 365 from Sunday:

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Wet Look

On Saturdays, I follow a stripped down beauty routine. I get out of the pool, shower, spray on leave-in conditioner, and then apply light makeup. I don’t blowdry. I skip the cat-eye liner. I rarely wear lipstick. Today, I pulled the leave-in out of my bag to discover the pump has broken. I substituted a smoothing balm that is intended for dry hair (and I probably used too much) and ended up with a greasy-wet look for the day. Let’s pretend that’s a new trend.


Shirt, Merona. Dress, Jams World (thrifted). Boots, Madden Girl. Earrings, street fair. Bag, Guess.



Yes, I was wearing shorts under the dress.

Despite looking like a drowned rat, I had an incredibly productive day that wrapped up with planning Sunday’s monster hike:

Friday, July 24, 2015

Dip and Detritus

We had a nice little dip in temperatures, so I took advantage and wore this polyester bandage dress. It was even cool enough to knot a blouse on top. My triumph is short lived. It will be 100+ all next week.


Shirt, Banana Republic. Dres, Adrianna Papell (consignment). Shoes, Gianni Bini. Sunglasses, Marc by Marc Jacobs. Earrings, self-made. Bag, Charming Charlie.


And here’s the detritus:

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Breezy Bum

Between this short skirt and today’s playful breeze, I was feeling “well-ventilated.”


Shirt, Rockies (consignment). Dress, Under Skies (consignment). Bag, SheBoBo. Shoes, Seychelles. Sunglasses, Marc by Marc Jacobs.


Inspiration from Wednesday’s Toastmasters meeting and the sign outside today’s picture spot: