I’m just getting sorted from a weekend away on Vancouver island followed by a busy Monday. WHEW! Jeff and I had a great time visiting friends, and the weather was amazing!!! It gave me time to gaze at and walk in … Continue reading
Monthly Archives: September 2014
So many scarves, so little Fall
The first thing I think of when I think fall is not pumpkin lattes or leaves falling or the smell of fires on a crisp night (although all of those things are MONEY in my books), it’s scarves. I love … Continue reading
Dressed Up Plaid T-Shirt
Since I’ve been making an effort lately to take outfit pics in different areas near my house, it’s been an exercise in…what? Lying. Pretending. Acting? Let’s go with acting, it sounds best. This morning, for instance, I went to the grocery … Continue reading
Scenes from a bookstore
My husband and I aren’t great daters. We go out together, sure, but I have this idea that other couples are going to fancy dinners and posh parties, while Jeff and I go to Chapters and grocery shopping….maybe sushi if … Continue reading
It’s Bootie Time!
I woke up early to drive my Mom to the airport. She left for Italy, and I’m so jealous right now!!! The only consolation is that she works hard and does so much for all of us, she deserves a … Continue reading
Modcloth Sale & Giveaway Winners
I have been shopping on Modcloth.com for years for unique, vintage-inspired dresses, shoes and accessories. The site stocks indie designers, so a lot of what you get is not stocked in box stores, meaning you’ll be the only one you … Continue reading
New Items in the Etsy Shop
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This past weekend, while it was aggressively hot out, my beautiful and gracious friend Elizabeth came to my house to model some frocks so that I could put them in my etsy shop. In return, I gave her lemon pop and … Continue reading
Vintage Dresses: refashioned and not
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Recently I was featured on Paris Ciel for my eighties upcycled dress blog. Paris Ciel has 55 different refashions that are all really creative for making an ugly or dated dress into something beautiful, so definitely check it out if you like vintage … Continue reading
Plaid and Cupcakes
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I filled my little TRACYCAKES Murrayville boutique with FALL FLORALS the other day, and it looks awesome! Since it’s been so warm and sunny this September (and since school is not even back in session yet because of the teacher strike), … Continue reading
#tbt that time I was in a hair show
My cousin went to Sukis hair school years ago and asked me to be a hair model for her graduation show. She did a finger wave with a veiled hat and teasing and dramatic makeup. Also, you can see my … Continue reading