Tag Archives : OOTD

Fashion Friday: Chambray Romper


Happy Friday! I’ve been watching the off-the-shoulder trend that has been around since last summer but I haven’t joined in until now. This chambray romper is so flowy and comfortable (it feels like I’m wearing pajamas!) with smocking around the waist and a ruffle around the neckline and shoulders. I paired it with a messy bun and a pair of…

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Ethical Formal Dress Shopping tips


Homecoming season is upon us so today I’m sharing some tips and ideas for anyone who is looking for an ethical alternative to the standard glittery formal dress that you wear once and then throw/give away. My first tip is to buy second hand or thrift. This is a great idea if you still want a fancier dress but at…

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Fashion Friday: Fall Flannel


Now that Labor Day has come and gone it is unofficially the fall time so I have been pulling out my flannels and dreaming about my ankle boots. For this outfit I paired a flannel tunic with some cuffed shorts because I might think its fall but the weather thinks otherwise. For shoes I wore my black converse. Happy Fall!…

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Fashion Friday: Ivory Ella


I recently bought a shirt from Ivory Ella. I’ve only worn it once so far but I’m already falling in love with it so I decided to share my review of the shirt and the company with you all. Ivory Ella is  a U.S. based company that was founded in April of last year. They donate 10% of their net profits…

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Fashion Friday: Soaking up the Last of Summer


Who’s ready for autumn? This morning (the day I wrote this) I woke up and the air felt decidedly fall-like. In a couple of weeks or so I think I’ll be excited for autumn, especially when the aspens start changing colors up in the mountains, it’s probably the prettiest thing ever. Right now, though I’m still enjoying summer and don’t want…

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Fashion Friday: Back to School Uniform Ideas


This post was originally published on A Maizy Life on March 14, 2016. Last week I shared my back to school outfit idea, this week I’m sharing a post from last spring with some ideas to look cute even if you are wearing a uniform. Hello! I go to a school with a uniform. Its pretty relaxed and we have…

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Fashion Friday: Back to School Outfit


I start school in a little over a week so I’ve been thinking and planning some outfits for the start of school. I’m taking all of my classes at my community college instead of my highschool so I get to wear outfits other than my uniform. Something that I think would be really cute is to style a summer dress…

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Redeeming Consumerism: American Eagle


Today’s post is a continuation of my Redeeming Consumerism series. Today I am evaluating a mainstream brand’s labor and manufacturing policies. The brand I have chosen is American Eagle Outfitters. My four categories are Wages, Worker Safety, Forced and Child Labor, and Enforcement Wages: Suppliers are required to comply with all compensation laws including wages, overtime hours, piece rates and benefits.…

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Fashion Friday: Oufit Ideas for Camp


As you read this, I am at camp. This will be my first time going to camp so I’m really excited. Is it just me or did you always think that going to camp would be just like the movie The Parent Trap? In honor of my first week at camp, I’m sharing two outfit ideas, for two diffrent settings…

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