Posts Tagged: Banana Republic hobo bag

Dressed for: Tickly Breezes

Already Pretty outfit featuring Athleta dress, Eileen Fisher bubble scarf, perforated boots, Banana Republic hobo bag

Dress, Athleta (no longer available) – similar shape/style
Scarf, courtesy Eileen Fisher (no longer available) – similar style
Boots, BC Footwear In the Mood (no longer available) – more perforated boots
Wrap bracelet, Quince – similar
Earrings, via Opitzsimilar

This was the first time I hauled out the perforated boots this summer, and I was immediately reminded that they tickle. OK, the boots themselves don’t tickle, but the feeling of a screened breeze hitting the calves feels surprisingly tickly. The boots provide a marvelous way to downplay unshaven legs while still allowing for ventilation. Ahhhh. read more

Dressed for: Steamy Simplicity

Already Pretty outfit featuring Karen Kane blue printed dress, Oliver Peoples sunglasses, Miz Mooz sandals, Banana Republic hobo bag

Dress, courtesy Karen Kane (no longer available) – similar print
Sandals, courtesy Miz Mooz (no longer available) – similar
Bag – Banana Republic (no longer available) – similar
Sunglasses – Oliver Peoples via eBaysimilar
Earrings, courtesy Silvercocoon
Bracelet, don’t remember – similar

This is what I look like when it’s over 90 degrees and humid as all get-out. Unfussy, breezy dress that won’t clamp into my midsection the way a skirt would, big earrings as an alternative to a necklace that would just stick to my collarbone, and comfy, open sandals. Days like this make me doubly grateful for my short hair. A year ago, I’d have looked like this but with considerably more frizz! read more