Love Spring, Love Ruffles
BR find #3:
BR find #3:
BR find #2:
It's been disappointingly cool here. The upside? I get to wear cute jackets; after a long winter, I am so over sweaters. A few days ago, I stopped by Banana Republic (BR) to pick up some pants for the Mr. When I was informed that all sale items were an additional 40% off, I couldn't help but look for some great finds. My first find:
I decided to surprise Nicole by showing up at her house for her birthday! The look on her face was priceless - from annoyance (I had my fat thumb covering the peephole, lol) to sheer delight! She says it was the best present possible. The decision to go was a bit last minute, so I wasn't as prepared as I would have liked to have been. I think we made do with what we had though!
|Torchy's Tacos. You. must. eat. here.|
This is the Easter Dress I spent days searching for (read: I stumbled upon it cutting through the women's clothing to get to the Toddler clothing section!) Tweaked the hemline just a smidge, added a skinny patent leather belt, and wah-la:
Who said black and white weren't colors? If there are two vices I haven't been able to shake, it's my rebellious nature, and my inability to turn homework assignments in on time! Here's my picture essay on colorblocking/bold stripes:
This past weekend my husband and I attended the finale to a great season of Opera at the Lyric Theater - The Marriage of Figaro. I love the opera for two reasons; first, I love the music and second, I. love. dressing. up. It was a bit cool in Kansas City, which was actually perfect for my newest "opera" skirt.
|This picture is for my sister Aurelia - the skirt is dedicated to concert pianists and music conductors around the globe!|
This post is tough for me. I've debated posting it. This is life however, so here it is: