August 13, 2010

BIG HAIR. part deux

Last Thursday Amelia decided to help me achieve my summer's goal of visiting Cottage Grove, a small town not very far away. Of course, we stopped at Goodwill on the way being the (delightfully) greedy bratz that we is. Did I mention my hair was still huge from the last day?
[[Not sure why it's taken me a week to post this-- I have a bit of a problem with procrastination. Any advice?]]

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I can't help but seek out cute mugs. They represent something so comforting and cheerful first thing in the morning or right before bed. Also, I like to imagine all the conversations and moments of quiet contemplation the average mug witnesses during its lifetime.

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Thrifting 101: Look everywhere, just be quick about it if you can.

Cottage Grove itself was super charming, especially this beautiful historic armory building.

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These children were sorta following us and we accidentally taught them to bark at passing cars.

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Seriously folks, children are wonderful fashion icons.  Also going to state now for the first, but not last, time that I for realz want an adult tricycle with chopper-style handlebars.

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In case you couldn't already tell, I was channeling Priscilla Presley that day.

*vintage ray-bans: thrifted
*skirt: from 10 years ago
*vintage cowboy boots: thrifted (Virginia)
*world's most amazing 70s hand-painted shirt: an incredibly generous gift from Georgia

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In love with the many varied details in the concrete of this 1931 beauty. And acting silly...



moving on...

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Much nicer than your average "meat market", har har.

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And lastly...

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Thanks for your visit everyone,
heart
--m

2 comments:

  1. I love your outfit & totally share the same feelings about mug's.
    The animated pic was so cute =D

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  2. You so fine I want you az MY girlfriend.

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