Dressember in July has been a fun way to talk about how I wear dresses all December long. It’s also been a lot of fun to wear dresses (and skirts) all month with sandals and cute shoes!
Over the last few weeks, I’ve been reading A Long Way Gone by Ishmael Beah a powerful memoir of a boy soldier from Sierra Leone in the 1990’s. Not that long ago, and insanely this kind of human trafficking is still happening. Children brainwashed into fighting wars that tore up their own families.
Okay, all those of you who complain you just CANNOT do Dressember in winter cause you’d simply be too cold. Here is your chance to do Dressember in July with me!
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.
Earlier this month, I mentioned what I would do if I reached my goal. It doesn’t sound like a huge deal but it is for me. So, in case you missed it if I reached my Dressember campaign goal, I would wear my wedding dress to the top of Pikes Peak, and of course, there … More Wear it Wednesday | Dressember 2018 Wrap Up
Last year for Christmas, my husband gave me a traditional Tunisian fouta from Balthazar & Rose. It’s what I asked for and in the last year it has surpassed all my expectations, and this year I am giving one away to one of my Dressember donors!
My Instagram friend Sarah is a Sseko Designs ambassador and generously donated a half-moon zippered pouch as one of my raffle items to giveaway to my donors! Custom monet florals printed fabric crafted by highly ambitious young women in Uganda.
So, what does it look like to wear a dress every day in December in Colorado? It looks a lot like layers, over & under. It looks a lot like dresses over jeans, leggings, and warm tights. It looks a lot like well, this…
I actually purchased this product myself, as the work that Starfish project does is that important. Starfish Project restores hope to exploited women in Asia. They provide life-changing opportunities through our Holistic Care Programs and their social enterprise where women create beautiful jewelry and become managers, accountants, graphic designers, and photographers.
My Instagram friend Shelby (no really) is a Trades of Hope ambassador and generously donated a scarf as my first raffle item to giveaway to my donors!