On April 24th, 2013 Rana Plaza collapsed killing over 1,000 and injuring over 2,000. The eight story building housed clothing factories, a bank, apartment homes, and several shops. The lower levels were closed and people were evacuated once cracks were noticed, owners ignored the warning signs to close the building the day before. Factory garment … More Wear it Wednesday | 2019 Fashion Revolution
Reducing my use of single use plastics has been a huge driver for me over the last 12 months, and while that is all good and dandy as a fashion focused blogger how can I be more aware of how what I wear impacts the earth? Because it does.
With it finally, officially being spring it felt like a good time to do another 10×10 challenge. So what is a 10×10 challenge? It’s when you pick 10 pieces from your wardrobe to wear for 10 days. Now, I prefer to choose 9 items; 3 tops, 3 bottoms, and 3 dresses. Allowing me to wear … More Wear It Wednesday | 2019 Spring 10×10 Challenge
Due to insane spring weather in Colorado Springs, I had to postone our Colorado Springs remote 5k earlier this week. When contemplating when to reschedule it for, I thought, why are we running? The point of the run is to show you can do anything in a dress, but we’re Colorado and one thing Coloradians … More Dressember 2019 | Colorado Springs Hike in a Dress
How do I or you dress for cold weather in the morning and warm weather in the afternoon? If this is not the ultimate spring style challenge, I don’t know what is. Here in Colorado our mornings can range from 20-40 degrees and our afternoons, 50-65 degrees. And at this point in the year, I’m … More The Spring Style Struggle
With the minimizing rage of 2019, in full swing from Marie Kondo-ing our entire lives, to me realizing I was impulsive buying too often. I decided to step back during the month of March and do a No Buy Month. The rules were: 1. don’t buy anything for my closet 2. definitely nothing new 3. … More Wear It Wednesday | My Experience with a No Buy Month
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One of my Style resolutions for 2019 was to add clogs, real swedish inspired clogs to my wardrobe. Of course the brand I wanted was a bit outside my budget (okay way outside my budget) so I began brainstorming other less expensive brands that still met my ethical values.
March…I don’t even know where to begin honestly, spring one day and full blown winter blizzard the next.
I’m so excited and half crazy for planning the Colorado Springs version of the Dressember 5K fun run/walk! I’ve never planned a run in my life, although I’ve run a few so I have some idea of things that need to happen the day of to make the whole thing run smoothly.