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Clothing Comfort Work-arounds

I’m willing to put up with some discomfort for the sake of a look. I have shoes that make my feet ache, blazers that make it impossible to reach for items on high shelves, and pairs of tights that transform me into a Segmented Worm. But I don’t LIKE being uncomfortable. It makes me crabby and scowly and entirely un-fun to be around. So I’ve found a few simple ways to achieve the looks I love by utilizing slight variations on the gorgeous-but-uncomfortable pieces I adore. Prepare! I will now divulge my secrets: read more

Originally posted 2011-04-04 06:08:43.

Daily Outfit: 5/2/11

Red sweater, thrifted – similar
Oxford shirt, thrifted – similar
Skirt, Gap (no longer available) – same skirt on eBaysimilar
Boots, Indigo by Clarks – Proctor
Hoops, Patinasimilar

My back has been acting up again, so I’m going to try to limit my heels-based outfits a bit until it calms down again. Thank goodness I’ve some great pairs of flat boots to tide me over. Those of you with chronic back pain, does it exhaust you? I slept really well last night, but felt spectacularly tired all day today. read more