Friday, September 28, 2012
Her vintage Buffy Buffington skirt is a yard sale find that cost one dollar. Value Village provided the sweater. As the butterflies might agree, timing is everything. See more of her great outfits on Sunday's Best Vintage.
Thursday, September 27, 2012
Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Sunday, September 23, 2012
Thursday, September 20, 2012
shoes: diy embellishments to match
Inspired by a friend who gave a kidney to save his father, she screen printed 'recycle life' on a shirt to celebrate the benefaction. So began her line of tees, each a statement of sharing the bounty that surrounds us. Her own giving extends to a blood bank and Locks Of Love. She walks the talk.
for voting me Best Local Blogger in the Creative Loafing Readers' Choice poll. On the train home yesterday I looked through the new issue without seeing the commendation. A Facebook friend alerted me to the honor, which my sharp-eyed wife located within seconds on page 26.
Tuesday, September 18, 2012
from my first blog, The Chattanoogan
We had just finished making yesterday's portrait when the skies above Virginia-Highland opened. Within minutes, rain gutters were overflowing in the sunshine. Today promises more of the same, so home I stay to catch up on all the mundane chores that somehow accumulate during my searches for fashion outliers. This bit of fun recalls a soggy day from May of 2009.
Monday, September 17, 2012
"My inspiration is Boardwalk Empire. I'm obsessed with the 1920's." Her dress and booties are souvenirs of Greenville, South Carolina. The charm bracelet is collection of vintage finds, sunnies are by Ralph Lauren and Lauren clutch is a modern classic from
Hobo International in Annapolis, Maryland.
Thursday, September 13, 2012
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
So, I'm sitting in Steady Hand and from the corner of my eye catch a glimpse of a familiar image on the laptop screen adjacent to me.
blouse: J. Crew
boots: Big Buddah
jewels: Italy and Urban Outfitters