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Mar 2, 2013

It’s such a bratty thing to say but whenever I come home from a vacation, I feel like I need another vacation to catch back up. This week was especially long so I am looking forward to hanging out at home, maybe heading out for a work out and cross some things off my to-do list (yes, catching up on my DVR is on my to-do list).

Image: William Curtis Rolf Photography

Another thing I’ve been doing is catching up on some of my favorite blogs. I feel like the black and white trend is everywhere and it was with that in the back of my mind that this image caught my eye. Not sure why but I find something calming about this (although I think having a zebra in your house is probably not calming in the least).
Here’s a little of what I’ve been loving lately.

* I recently discovered Caitlin’s blog A Little Dash of Darling (I know, I’m late to the party) and I absolutely love her style. This black & white look (with a pop of neon) with the window check skirt had me swooning.

* Excited for Nikki’s trek back east! Looking forward to having her closer by!

* Voted for the always truly awesome Jessica from My Style Vita in the AE Challenge.

* While I was on vacation, Cathy from Poor Little It Girl was making black & white look slouchy, fun and fresh.

* Shelby’s {from Glitter and Gingham} beaded skirt is giving me closet envy.

* On a local note – tickets for Westport Village’s 3rd Annual Spring Fashion Show are on sale now. The event is March 13th and tickets are only $30 if you snag them now (or before March 6th). I’ll be there. Here’s all the details:

Wednesday, 3.13.13 at Summer Classics.
Doors open @ 5:30pm and show starts @ 7pm.
Boutiques will be open after the show.

Pre-sale Tickets: (order online by 3/6/13) $30
Regular Admission: $50

Included: Hors D’Oeuvres by Napa River Grill and Hiko A Mon, Chocolates by Ghyslain, Cocktails and beverages by Westport Whiskey and Wine and Valet Parking

Featuring Fashions from Chartreuse Boutique, Collections, Boutique Serendipity, Apricot Lane, and Shirts Ties and Links

• Swag bags for the first 100 people to arrive
• Anyone who purchases a pre-sale ticket will be entered to win a $500 Westport Village Shopping Spree
• A portion of all tickets sold will be donated to the Maryhurst Stand Up for Girls Campaign.

Hope you all have a fab weekend!

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  1. Jessica says:

    Thank you so much for featuring me! And Yes my DVR is on my to do list, I left an event Thursday night and said to someone, I have to watch my DVR tonight, too much stuff on it.


  2. Melissa says:

    I love the sweatshirt! The link you have isn’t working though…do you have a direct link for it?

    • Danielle says:

      Hi Melissa –
      Thanks so much!
      I updated the link in the post so hopefully it’s working now. it’s also in the grouping at the bottom (just in green!)

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