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Archive of ‘Outfit of the Day’ category

Boyfriend

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I recently did a major closet purge, sending pieces to the consignment shop or goodwill. I took inventory of what was left hanging in my closet and realized that I have amassed quite a collection of button down tops. There’s something so easy and chic about throwing on a crisp button down paired with skinnies and pumps. The latest addition to feed my addiction is this oversized top, borrowed from the boys. Not only did the pinstripe panels catch my attention but the pockets led my finger to quickly click the ‘add to bag’ button. Let’s face it, pockets make everything that much cooler.
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City Jogger

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So I am a bit late to the jogger pant party, but better late than never, right? It took a $29 price tag at the Lululemon outlet to get me into a pair. Glad I did because I heart them. Lightweight, soft, loose-fitting. Perfect for a casual Saturday afternoon running (pun intended) errands. But while wearing them, I was brought back to my elementary-hammer pants-wearing days where all the running I did was away from the boys on the playground. Because let’s face it, I wasn’t down for getting cooties.
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Just About Fall

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How is it post-LDW already? With the passing of Labor Day, we bid adieu to Summer and usher in the impending Fall season. As sad as I am to see Summer go, Fall is legit my favorite season. But it’s hard to believe we are about to cross the threshold into the next season when we have been experiencing some insane hot (think 90 degrees) weather. So to ease the transition, I added a few key Fall pieces to this white tee and ripped jeans ensemble. First off, my very first Furla bag. Isn’t the rich tone to die for? It’s the perfect size; big enough to tote around my belongings, but not too big where it looks like I am ready to run away from home at any second. This crossbody is the perfect marriage of fashion and function. Lastly, Fall is all about the boots, ’bout the boots. Well, booties in this case! This ‘it’s still Summer but I’m looking forward to Fall’ outfit was the perfect OOTD for my rendezvous with the hubs in Portsmouth, NH.
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Play On, Playsuit

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I HEART weekends. But I love them even more when there are no commitments. No where to be, no one to see. And for once, I found myself agenda-less this past weekend. Saturday morning started off with an intense body pump class. Once done, I jumped into the shower and got ready for the day. But where to?
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This Ole Thang

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Shopped this entire outfit straight from my closet! It’s time to tighten the purse strings and get on a shopping diet STAT. This denim vest has been my go-to outfit topper. Been throwing it over pretty much everything, including this outfit. Dan and I were on a tight schedule which meant walking the dog while taking outfit photos #twobirdsonestone. We’ve gotten the OOTD shoots on lockdown.

TGIF people! Have an amazing weekend!
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