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fall style

Winterizing a Maxi Dress

Weekend Style

I remembered all the components for a cozy, chic look last weekend except lipstick so excuse me for looking like a walking corpse. I recall my older women making a fuss over their lipstick when I was younger. They just always had to have it on to feel complete and shit, I’m already at that point in my life now. Read More »

Outfits, Style

Styling a Feminine Fall Look

Sweater Style

I mentioned last week my goal was to incorporate various styles of sweaters and make them work for my style, even the super feminine ones with flowers in a classic silhouette. Generally when I’m styling a feminine top, I add it with jeans and a leather jacket. It’s an easy outfit formula I repeat on the regular, but I remembered one of my coworkers gave me this old skirt from her closet. Lately, I’ve been given so many great pieces from stylish women in their 60s and I don’t turn down their cast-offs! Read More »

Outfits, Style

How to Downplay a Sexy Dress

A Sexy Dress Styled Not Too Sexy

The 22 year old me would’ve strutted around in this mini dress without care, but these days I choose a dress like this to style a little more modestly. I appreciate the flattering silhouette, color and print, so I incorporated some elements to make it work for my everyday wear. Read More »

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Rainy Day Plaid

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Plaid Love

This plaid shift dress has been remixed quite a bit in the last couple weeks. I styled it with faux leather leggings the week before and an oversize black vest and for weekend wear, I tucked it into high waist jeans and added a leather jacket. My mom and I met up in Grand Rapids, popped over to Madcap Coffee and then Milbrook for a fall tack sale and ended our GR date eating soup and chicken tenders for lunch. Read More »

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