December 8, 2016

Inspiration: Projects on My Mind

More and more, I see clothes, and I think, “I could make that.” Of course, eight times out of ten it isn’t something I need (note the three skirts above, plus the skirts I shared here and here … and does anyone really need a sequined jacket…

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December 5, 2016

Bell Sleeves

You guys. Bell sleeves. They’re so cute, but I feel like they’ve been overshadowed by the return of ’90s fashion staples like velvet and chokers…

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November 30, 2016

The November Five

Five random – yet notable – items from the past month…

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November 28, 2016

The Pleated Skirt Project

Do you ever find items in your closet that are half awesome and half awful? That definitely happens to me, and lately, I’ve been upcycling these items…

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November 24, 2016

Travelversary: Thanksgiving in Prague

Six years ago, instead of going home for Thanksgiving, I went to Prague. Of course, I was studying abroad in Greece at the time, so going home wasn’t really a viable option. But since we got the holiday off from classes, my roommates and I decided to go to…

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November 14, 2016

Pulling Out the Prom Dress

A couple of weeks ago, Matt’s aunt and uncle took us to dinner to celebrate our engagement. The location was a surprise, but they told us to dress fancy. I was, of course, super excited about the dress code…

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November 10, 2016

Book Club: Holiday 2016

The holidays are nearly upon us. Which means that, in theory, we’ll all have time to read those books that have been on our lists! Even if I only manage to get reading done on my flight home…

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November 7, 2016

Patterned Pencil Skirt

It’s very possible that I have a skirt problem. When I’m shopping, I always find cute skirts, and it takes a lot of self restraint to not buy them all. Of course, I didn’t really help myself out by starting my sewing “career” (ha) by taking a…

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October 29, 2016

Why Pink Flamingos?

So choosing a blog name is a big undertaking. Some people are really good with clever headlines and names – I am most definitely not one of those people. I wanted something unique but also something somewhat vague that would allow me to play around with the fashion/lifestyle/DIY/etc…

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