Clothed with Grace: December 2012

Monday, December 31, 2012

Anniversary Style

This past weekend my hubby and I celebrated our five year anniversary. We went to a nice restaurant and to see a movie. It was a great time, and crazy to think that five years have passed by! I found this dress a few weeks ago at Target. It was an online return with the original price being $50. I got it for $12. I was super excited, and new it would be great for our date night.







Dress: Target $12
Cardigan: JCrew
Belt: Kohl's $1.5
Tights: DSW $1.5
Bracelets: InPink free with promo code
Shoes: Fergalicious $30
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Friday, December 28, 2012

High Five for Friday!

Another fun month of blogging has passed and I'm still having so much fun with it! I think I've pushed myself to try some outfit combos I would have doubted before, and I'm really enjoying seeing what my blogger friends have to say and wear each day too. One things for sure though, I should really work on some different poses......not quite sure how to tackle that. Regardless, still loving each fun day here in the blogging world!

Also, I've decided to do a 30x30 for January. Super excited for this! Stay tuned for January 1st to see the pieces of clothing I picked, and the details of this fun clothing challenge!

Linking up with High Five For FridayFavorite Frock Fridays and Casual Friday


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Monday, December 17, 2012

Black, Gray, and a New Purse!


My husband's and my fifth anniversary is coming up soon, so for my gift I picked out a new Coach purse. I'd really been wanting an all black purse with a classic feel, and love this one.  I also love that it has multiple sections for different things, ie. one section for my wallet, keys, phone, another for my planner, another for my Ipad, and a last one for all the other things I feel the need to lug around.  I hate trying to dig in the bottom of my purse, and love the sections because of this.

To offset my expensive purse, and just to remind you all how I also like a deal, I'm wearing my newest thrift store find, this cute gray Ann Taylor skirt, which I snagged for $3!

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Cardigan: Target $12
Lace top: Express $12
Skirt: Ann Taylor $3 (thrifted)
Tights: DSW $2.5
Necklace: Charming Charlie's $9
Shoes: DSW $30
Purse: Coach buy it here

Friday, December 14, 2012

High Five For Friday

1. This picture of Grant with Santa.  Totally cracks me up!


2. This one's pretty cute too.
3.  Family pictures turned out great!
4.  Free bracelets! (via a promo code)
 
5.  This fun necklace, I love everything about it. : )


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Friday, December 7, 2012

High Five For Friday


1. Learning how to do the "pretzel" tie on my scarf. It's my new fav.


Cardigan: JCrew (circa 2007) similar
Top: Ann Taylor (thrifted) $3 similar
Jeans: Old Navy $19 similar
Scarf: Plato's Closet $5 similar 
Bracelets: Express $14 in stores, similar online
Shoes: Vera Wang $12 similar

2. These dog shaming pictures. I was laughing out loud! Dog Shaming


3. This last weekend my son and I went to this event called "Christmas on the Prairie" that my parents help out at.  It's at the museum in my hometown and it's set up like a historical village with an old time school house, a blacksmith shop, etc. with activities for kids at each stop.  Grant had a blast!

4. My students' read The Lightning Thief and we just watched the movie.  The consensus: the book is WAY better.  Score one the the English teacher!


5. Realizing that instead of buying a snood, I can just make one myself.  I know how to knit, duh, Ginny.  Stay tuned for the finished project!

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