7.24.2014

Stripes and Pleated Midi Skirt

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Tee: Reitmans (similar) | Skirt: Forever 21 (similar)
| Shoes: Forever 21 (here) | Purse: Fossil (similar)
| Watch: Skagen (similar) | Sunglasses: Joe Fresh

A midi skirt is definitely a trend I'm fully embracing - no longer do I need or want to worry about movement restrictions, especially during outings with an active baby. I love the ladylike vibe this midi skirt gives, and how the heavier fabric and pleating add a modern touch. I paired it with a simple striped tee for a casual look, but I imagine a button-down shirt, a cropped top, or even a soft knit sweater would go just as well. Perhaps even some tights and boots for fall and winter. Can't wait. 

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7.21.2014

Summer Whites and Cutout Oxfords

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Jacket: Joe Fresh (similar) | Blouse: Costa Blanca
| Jeans: RW&Co | Shoes: Forever 21 (here and on sale!)
| Purse: Joe Fresh | Earrings: Joe Fresh

If I can only wear one colour for an entire summer - I'd go with white. It's clean, crisp, easy, not to mention the fact that white repels light and therefore should keep you cool. A white faux leather jacket is the perfect add-on for a breezy summer afternoon / night, and these white cutout oxfords just scream effortless preppy casual put-together understated and a whole lot of other ones that I will omit because run-on sentences are bad. 

7.08.2014

Baby: Five Months

The past month (2 months actually, since I've been working on this post for so long that it's almost time to have the Six Month post in a few days!) zoomed by like a flash. There just isn't enough time!

A few wonderful milestones have been reached: rolling over, enjoying solids, sitting for a long period of time, etc.. Her vocal abilities have also been improving quite a bit (giggling, babbling, yelling), making us reach for our phones and cameras constantly in order to record everything. 

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Shoes: Converse

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Dress: H&M

 MG0_5616: Striped Shirt: H&M | Jeans: Baby Gap

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Bib: Nike

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Top: Joe Fresh

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Top: Old Navy | Bottom: Joe Fresh