Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Wednesday, August 22, 2018
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Look at that satisfying title - two puns? TWO? You can't get any better than that...
Oh Collectif Clothing. You sneaky little minx. Here I was, minding my own business and not buying TOO many new clothes in the last 6 months or so and then they go and have another one of their end of the season 50% blow out sales.
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Tuesday, July 3, 2018
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Do I now have 2 dresses with the name Wisteria? Yes, it appears I do.
Luckily, the original Wisteria dress I got from Tatyana last Spring is the loveliest lavendar colored dress and nothing like this adorable floral and ready for summer dress from Joanie Clothing. They just share the same name!
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
A couple months ago, I was lucky enough to win a $100 Etsy gift card from my fellow blogger, Kara from the Dressed Aesthetic, in honor of her 3 year blog-a-versary and, at first, I was sure it'd all go toward wedding related things like bouquets or a birdcage veil.
But then I was browsing Hearts and Found (as one does when bored and wanting to stare at pretty things to pass the time) and I started to feel as though my shiny new gift card would be better spent on a shiny new dress!
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Everyone who knows me knows my love for a good full circle skirt/dress with a fluffy petticoat beneath it. In fact, I've worn petticoats for nearly everyday for as long as I can remember since I began wearing them about 3 years ago or so.
So when I shop online, I tend to scroll past dresses or skirts that aren't full enough to accommodate a petticoat. However, when I saw this Emma Lou dress on the Lindy Bop website when I was springing for the duckling skirt a few weeks back, I sort of broke all my rules.
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
It's been a BUSY couple of months behind the scenes here at In a Nutshell. I've been keeping a once a week posting cadence here just to help me juggle it all. Between our annual busy season (in the trade show world, March-May typically are extremely busy!), some looming division reorganizations taking place smack dab in the middle, and our ongoing wedding plans, I just knew my bandwidth would be pretty stretched thin.
As if that wasn't enough - I have BIG news to share today along with this ADORABLE new skirt from Lindy Bop. LB recently released a bird collection and I immediately fell for their Francine dress and Adalane skirt featuring the cutest family of ducks parading around the hem.
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Well, since I've been doing what I do best and traveling every couple of weeks, you must have expected a "What's Sara Reading?" post at some point, right? Because, as usual, I beefed up my Kindle for the flights and devoured some really good books as I made my way to and from Vegas recently.
My favorite? What to Say Next by Julie Buxbaum. I tend to buy 2 books before a trip - 1 intriguing general fiction book that I've had on my reading list and 1 YA book. I still find YA more creative, enjoyable, heart-wrenching, and all around the style of writing that can suck me in so when I am traveling, I usually snuggle right on into a good YA book.
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
I feel like a broken record in the sense that every time I post lately, I make some reference to the weather in New England and how Spring is on its way but like, can you blame me? I think New Englanders keep repeating "Spring is on its way!" with the hope that it actually is and that any day now, the sun will stick around longer than one day.
In reality, though, it has started to feel as though it's actually not...