Showing posts from September, 2014

Daily Style: Double Denim

A few months ago I was on a mission for shorts as none of my current favorites were fitting (that's a whole other conversation) and I was kind of bummed about not having any cute jean shorts to wear. It helped it was a week of 80+ degree weather and required me to take the boy out earlier in the day than usual to get his running around in. I found myself in Old Navy one afternoon and grabbed a couple of shorts to try on and this paint splattered pair made the cut. Not too short or too long and just the right amount of distressing. We all know how much I love dresses but sometimes, when chasing a toddler, shorts are an absolute necessity. And there is something fun about dressing up my distressed denim with a more 'proper' / preppy style top as it kind of speaks to who I am. Somewhat put together, somewhat distressed. A jazzy casual mess. That's me. And then I came across these awesome shoes at Nordstrom Rack and decided to treat myself to an early birthd

Style Spotlight: Tees In The Trap

Tee shirts have come a long way in the last 30 years. When I was younger it was just something you threw on to go play and then they began to get cuter with fabulous prints and cool logos splashed across the front in bright colors but they were still more or less limited to casual attire. In recent years the tee shirt has gone from being a weekend staple to an everyday glam item. Personally, I'm a big fan of the t-shirt and  while I am quite partial to a v-neck,  I can appreciate a crew neck as well. And we all know I'm a huge fan of the graphic tee. In fact I may be borderline obsessed but that's basically because they're all so versatile! So it should come as no surprise that I'm only slightly obsessed with the  Tees In The Trap  line of tees and accessories that are so on point with the current culture it's almost scary. They have managed to create a line of shirts using some of the Internets favorite ratchet sayings  (" Bye Felicia " "