Tag: Blogger Life

Weekly Recap #1, 2021

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Welcome to 2021! I originally planned on skipping this week’s recap, but then I realized it’s the first one of the new year, and I can’t miss the first post! In fact, I’m hoping to have 52 of these weekly recaps by the end of the year—which means I have to get dressed enough times every. single. week. to actually have something worth sharing… It will be tough in the summer when I basically live in lounge clothes. But anyway, here’s what I’ve been up to these past few days, along with some outfits! Continue reading “Weekly Recap #1, 2021”

The Best and Worst Parts of Fashion Blogging

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Yesterday marked the four-year anniversary of when I created Graceful Rags. Four years?! Wow, time flies! I started my blog during the summer between my sophomore and junior years of high school, and a few notable things changed as a result: I became a chronic procrastinator with schoolwork (before starting my blog, I was the type of student who studied every night and finished all my projects a week before the due date), my productivity plummeted thanks to starting my blog’s Instagram account, and I suddenly had no free time (hard to determine if this was due to the difficulty of junior year or the added work of my blog—I’m guessing a combination of both). I have poured so many sweat and tears into Graceful Rags—literally—as well as countless hours, so I’m excited to celebrate four years of content creation today. Continue reading “The Best and Worst Parts of Fashion Blogging”

When Fashion Blogging Turns Dangerous

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Okay okay, you’re right, using the word ‘dangerous’ to describe fashion blogging is probably an exaggeration. But life would be a little boring without at least some exaggeration, don’t you think? As my dad always says, “Never let the truth get in the way of a good story.” And today’s ‘story’ is showing you that fashion blogging isn’t always all fun and games. (Hard to believe, I know, since all you have to do is throw on a cute outfit and prance around in front of a camera—right?) Here are ­­­­seven examples of when this fun, unsuspecting hobby turns dangerous…dun dun dun. Continue reading “When Fashion Blogging Turns Dangerous”