As much as I hate linen, I am drawn to purposely rumpled and distressed looks in OTHER materials. This chambray dress is impossible to keep tidy-looking, so pairing it with my slouchy, off-kilter Dame Viv boots seems like a perfect choice. Especially on a bike day when everything gets wadded...

featuring seven distinct shades are godsends. AND they allow me to wear yet more bold colors as accents. I secretly wish this particular dress had come in a non-pastel version of the same print, but hey, I'll take it. I mean, obviously. Already taken, paid for, and worn several times. Also...

Citron cardigan, thrifted – similar shape - more citron cardigans Purple dress, Banana Republic (no longer available) – similar details Pumps, Vince Camuto (no longer available) – similarBracelet, thrifted – similar Earrings, thrifted - similar Bag, Mid City Tote courtesy Foley +...

Olive jacket, thrifted – similar Floral dress, thrifted – similar print Boots, Diesel Go-go (no longer available) – similar – more Diesel boots Bracelets, Bibelot – similar look Earrings, Mocahete Messenger bag, Tom Thomas Leather Today I was asked to shoot a commercial for ARC's Value Village...

Teal cropped cardigan, The Mexican Shop – similar Teal tank, Target (no longer available in this color) – similar Skirt, Anthropologie Field Skirt (no longer available at Anthro) – a few on eBay Sandals, Miz Mooz Heather – courtesy Miz Mooz Bracelets, Bibelot – similar Hoops, Bibelot – similar...

Dress, vintage via Mighty Swell – similar pattern – similar colors Belt, thrifted – similar style Sandals, John Fluevog Haight (no longer available) – similar Hoops, Patina – similar Another dress from the weekend's Mighty Swell haul! This fab frock reinforces my assertions about pattern from...

Magenta button-down, thrifted – similar (blooming berry color) Belt – Gap – (from high school!) – similar Skirt, Banana Republic via eBay – similar shape Shoes, Pour La Victoire Felicia (no longer available) – similar Bracelet, thrifted – similar Necklace, The Mexican Shop – similar Pyramid...

Striped shirt, via consignment – similar collar – similar stripes Cigarette pants, Banana Republic (no longer available) – similar fit – similar but jeans Pumps, Faryl Robin Suzu (no longer available) – similar pair – more Faryl Robin Bracelets, thrifted and gifted Watch, Skagen Shell pearls,...

Printed minidress, Diane von Furstenberg Tights, Target (no longer available) – similar Orange pumps, Perlina (no longer available) – similarlower heel Earrings, Patina – similar Well. That didn't take long, did it? A little windfall came my way last week, and I took it as a sign that I should...

As much as I hate linen, I am drawn to purposely rumpled and distressed looks in OTHER materials. This chambray dress is impossible to keep tidy-looking, so pairing it with my slouchy, off-kilter Dame Viv boots seems like a perfect choice. Especially on a bike day when everything gets wadded...

 

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