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In Memory Of My Grandmother

I’m not sure how to start this. Maybe being blunt is best? My grandmother passed away. If you are new to this site, you can read in the About page that the reason I’m in the clothing business is because more »

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A jazzy bag made by a U.S. soldier

As I walked into a meeting, this bag caught my eye. Then I learned the story behind it and I liked it even more! I’m sure a lot of women can relate to the work bag dilemma: you don’t want more »

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The Mexican skier + what you wear to work

I want to talk about Hubertus von Hohenlohe, the slalom skier —Mexico’s only competitor in these Olympics—more specifically, his mariachi-inspired uniform. He is 55 years old and had little chance at winning a medal. That doesn’t seem to bother him as more »

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What will happen to this Old Navy sweater?

You see this sweater? It was part of our Halloween road rally. (We won 1st place in the costume contest. :)) (After being forced to clean out his closet) Mike throws this sweater and says, “Do we have a Goodwill more »

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These colors ‘go’ together.

“I thought I’d look like a bruise,” said a client as I held up a new combo, she’d never thought to wear. Hmm, yes, bruises are black and blue (until they turn that gnarly green/yellow color) but that’s irrelevant in more »

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How Southern Belles Tailgate + Style Event at U of M

College football has begun and while almost every school (with a decent team) will tell you their tailgating is the most extreme and that their fans have the most fun, it’s the Southern tradition that really makes me laugh. I’ve more »

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Don’t Buy a Wedding Dress Online, Here’s Why

It’s my 1 year wedding anniversary this weekend! Can you believe it? In honor of this momentous occasion, I would like to publicly embarrass myself with a never-seen before photo of me in a horrible online wedding dress. Joy! Contrary more »

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Camel Coat by Bacia

My grandmother just celebrated her birthday. I’ve always spent a lot of time with her, but now, I’m more intentional about our time together. As many grandmas do, they remind you that they won’t be around forever. Mine laughs/states this more »

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“Nothing you really like is ever out of style.”

How true is the quote in the picture below? It seems, with any decision, the more options you have, the tougher it is to choose. I just got off the phone with a family member that is debating on where more »

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Gifts Fur the Season

(Mike thought of the title. :)) Yesterday, I moved the remainder of my things into our house. You have these kinds of boxes too. They’re the ones that probably haven’t been opened since the day you packed them away in more »

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