Jeans Wardrobe

I still don’t like jeans. I like denim jackets, denim vests, denim shorts, denim shirts, and denim skirts, but I don’t like denim pants. In fact, I only own five pairs of jeans and I rarely wear them. SkinnyI finally got rid of my jeggings and my expensive skinnies (Paige Skyline) because they got too […]

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Layer It
layer black white navy green vest flannel buffalo plaid check stripe pattern mix ootd

Brrrr . . . it’s cold outside! Even in Sacramento, we’re reaching for our long underwear and puffy coats. Layers are a must at this time of year, but they don’t have to be a drag. Done right, layers will keep you toasty and add interest to your ensemble. Layering adds color and texture to […]

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How This Blog Has Changed My Life

Pretty grand title, huh? Well, it’s true; I’m a different person than I was when I started this blog, ten years ago. I’ve changed in lots of the little ways you’d expect: I’m more conscious of trends, I visit thrift stores more often, I dress more creatively and I shop more than before WIW2D. The […]

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Junior High Style
1985 fashion school junior high middle style

I have an awkward past and it was probably never more awkward than when I was in middle school. Like most of us at that age, I was experimenting with who I wanted to be. I told my friends I wanted to be a rock star or a ballerina or an astronaut, but, secretly, I […]

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Add Color to Your Wardrobe

When I lived in Cincinnati, Londyn and I got together once or twice a month. We inevitably ended up dishing on fashion – what we liked, what we wanted, what we bought, and what other people said to us about the clothes we wore. Oddly enough, we both heard a similar comment from our coworkers […]

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