Fashion, Food, Desserts, being a 30-something mom is exciting!

Hooray for Friday!!

I must admit, I’m not normally the “TGIF” type person, but this week? Totally!

Anyway, I wore this today:

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Cardigan: Target (little girls’ section. I bought my daughter a matching one! This is a 10/12, their clothing seems to run quite large!)
Skirt: Anthropologie, but I bought secondhand
Shoes: Strassed Manolos I did earlier this year

And then I came home to a package! Last week a company, Corilynn was having a sale. I couldn’t resist. This skirt CALLED my name! The length, the fact that the size I ordered is my waist measurements exactly. It was magic. And then it arrived:

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The anchors just make my day!! I’m super excited to style this skirt, soooo many possibilities!

Here’s a close up of the fabric, it has a really neat underlying print that wasn’t noticeable on the website:

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So very very pleased! I especially live the length, as I’m sure y’all realize, I tend to gravitate towards a skirt/dress that covers my knees. This is a personal preference for me, I just feel since I have a son in high school (and a rapidly growing up daughter!), I should set a good example! It makes me sad to see these young girls wearing all these skimpy clothes, when a more classic dress would be so much more flattering! Plus I mean, really, some things should be kept, ahem, private. There is just too much skin and provocative temptations in our society!!

Okay, off my soapbox. I have cupcakes to make tonight and I should probably get cracking. First order of 2014! Luckily it’s a small one, as January/February is so crazy at my job (tax season), adding big events/orders isn’t smart. Why stress myself out?

Have a wonderful weekend!!

Until next time,

Jules

2 responses

  1. haleybug818

    I almost bought that Target kids sweater too. haha! I too by my clothes in the kids section. They are often times more fun than the adult section and way cheaper. They had a whole bunch of the sweaters a while ago-in green, red, leopard. I may have to go back and pile up!

    February 4, 2014 at 20:13

    • You totally should!!! My daughter loves it, she’s still at an age where it’s “cool” to match mom. One I hope she never grows out of!! (She already talks about when she can WEAR my clothes, heaven help me!!)

      ❤ Jules

      February 5, 2014 at 04:47

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