Monday, April 25, 2011

A clean slate

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There are two things lovely about this photo: My friend and the fact that this picture was taken right before she said "... boobs."
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This is probably why she said that word. Because she's mature.


Today it rained. Thankfully by the time I went out, it had stopped and all that was left over was the heady scent of earth after rain. I wish I could take that smell and trap it into a little green bottle for keepsake and usage. In my downtime after class, I was entranced like a child at how marvelously green the campus was; it made me appreciate the rain (coincidentally I loved it when it wasn't drizzling on me). Spring just gained a point towards being my favorite season at the moment.

Today I took pictures with my friend Dawn. For someone who was functioning on only a few hours of sleep, I'd say she was doing and looking pretty well. That is, save for the frequent outbursts of pointing out a nearby squirrel which she felt compelled to do. 

Zzzzzt.

Woops. Looks out my mental capacity to write vaguely creative/pertinent things has reached its limit. That was pretty quick. At least there are more pictures in place of words. Given the old "1,000 words a picture" rule, that means there are at least 5,000 more words left in this blog post. That's like ... two essays! Or something.

Zzzzzzzzzzt.

OK seriously, I gotta go. Bye.

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Dress- Thailand  ::  Blazer- Ralph Lauren from Goodwill, I believe  ::  Socks- Urban Outfitters  ::  Boots- TJMaxx
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Key to taking blog photos: look somewhere off into the distance like it's really important but not enough so you break your facade of nonchalance like so. Am I right or am I right?
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Notice how knees (especially mine) are never really attractive? Like, I can never see couples give each other nicknames like "Sexy Knees." Unless that's what you're into.
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Ain't she presh?

10 comments:

Marie @ Lemondrop Vintage said...

I am tres jealous, Ralph Lauren isn't an easy Goodwill score to make! Congrats,
Marie @ Lemondrop ViNtAge

Kitsune-kun said...

seriously. seriously. love your dress. so so perfect. you look super chic!

kris said...

Great outfits and I always try to look off into the distance (or in my case, across the dining room). Love the boots with the dress.

Dawn said...

*exclaims excitedly* I TOOK THESE! :) :) I suppose they turned out like the other ones you usually post, so that is good. I don't feel completely inept. ...aaaaand you posted the boob picture. OF COURSE you would post the boob picture. Although, if I must say, the boob shot turned out quite nicely. Perhaps we should do this again? ;)

Also, squirrel.

Brandi {not your average ordinary} said...

The last photos are so much fun! And I love your outfit -- it's the most unexpected mix of work formal and punk. Love that. Go get some sleep and good luck with everything I know you have going on!

Indy said...

Love those socks with the boots!

Dark Matter said...

I adore this post, and the people in it.

Little Lovables said...

I love how she used that lace, beautiful! and I usually hate socks with boots, but these look totally adorable on you and compliment the outfit!

Tanvi said...

Love your outfit. Tres chic with a twist! :) Great shots too!

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hello. said...

i'll forever love lace up boots with dresses. your take on it worked wonderfully!