Telephone booth and a midi skirt

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

I've walked by this phone booth a hundred times, and was yearning (really) to take photos by it. Who knows, it could possibly be the last working phone booth around.

The weather has been pretty fall-like but we have some warmer days coming, and I'm definitely going to wear this midi skirt again. I bought it at Uniqlo last summer, judging by reviews, it was a hit. And I love it too. The skirt is especially perfect for late summer, early fall. It's very comfortable, dressy yet not fussy - perfect for my current life style. It'll also work with a lightweight sweater and boots. A versatile and classy piece for a few years to enjoy. I must mention the pockets! Pockets are everything.




Andy Warhol T-shirt

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

A fashion rule says you gotta ditch your cat tees by the time you're thirty! I'm going to be forty soon and I'm guessing it's OK now to go back to cats. If you take yourself seriously, do follow the rule. If not - get yourself a cat tee!

I failed to mention my kitten heel mules in the last post. I love them. It's my all time favorite shoe, albite the impracticality. My pair is basically a thrifted vintage pair of Donald J Pliner mules from back in the day when they made them in Italy.



Shady lady

Sunday, September 16, 2018

A good pair of shades has always been my must-have. Now it's more than a fashion statement, I wear my sunglasses rain or shine to hide my tired eyes.

The time has come when I can't keep the baby in the stroller for long, and when she's out, the walk turns into a chase.

Most of the days we wake up before sunrise, I hop in the shower, put on something similar to what I am wearing here, and off we go.

I can't believe I never appreciated the days when I could get ready for hours - slathering serums and creams into my face, smoothing my hair...ahhh, those days are gone for good!

P.S. My most favorite and used accessory - leopard print backpack.



Chicago River walk

Sunday, September 2, 2018

What a beautiful city Chicago is! I'll be honest though, the last year has been pretty rough and, tired of the constant noise and crowds everywhere, I was ready to move. 

I'm glad we gave it a chance and stayed. We're rediscovering Chicago with the little one. It involves a lot of planning ahead, gives us limited time and options but it's becoming more fun. We have our little adventures every week.

Bonus - baby seems to enjoy our photoshoots!

P.S. I found my Le Barf tee here!



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