Tag: Stripes

Simply Stripes with The Thrifty Six

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The theme for this month’s Thrifty Six collaboration is Simply Stripes. As much of a staple stripes are to most wardrobes, I hardly have any items in the pattern, let alone secondhand pieces. I decided on this thrifted pink dress out of necessity! Continue reading “Simply Stripes with The Thrifty Six”

My Favorite Swimsuit Styles

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I know it’s a *little* late in the summer to be sharing swimsuits, but as a true sale shopper, I tend to purchase items at the end of the season once everything is discounted. Unfortunately, my cute striped bikini from Target is almost entirely out of stock online (as is the rest of Target’s swimsuit inventory). However, Aerie has been killing it with their swimwear lately and a lot of their pieces are still in stock—and on major sale right now. I wanted to share these cute peacock pictures from a few weeks ago in Las Vegas as well as some of my favorite swim styles that help me feel most confident by the pool! Continue reading “My Favorite Swimsuit Styles”

Subtle Pattern Mixing (+Linkup)

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Y’ello! I’m keeping things short and sweet for you today (such a rarity, I know) because I’m writing this on Saturday morning, July 10th, before heading out to camp. You know how I like to leave things for the last minute… Anyway, I took these photos on campus back in Denver at the beginning of June. They’re not my favorite pics ever, but have you noticed I’ve started dabbling in slightly warmer tones for my photos lately? I used to be all about the cool tones, but I’m reaching for brown + orange tints more and more during the summer. Although, I can assure you this change in color/editing is completely unintentional because I still do not understand photography or lighting in the slightest. Continue reading “Subtle Pattern Mixing (+Linkup)”