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A Lace to Call Home

1920s 90s dress emerald green Lace retro Victorian vintage

A Lace to Call Home

So, when I found this emerald green vintage number while thrifting years ago, it instantly flashed me back to my teenage years of watching "Blossom" and falling in love with Eriq LaSalle on "ER." (Yeah, ok, I watched a lot of TV. But TV was way more awesome then.) Sometimes I wear this piece when I'm feeling a 90s grunge vibe with my Express denim jacket, black combat boots, and my simple long gold locket necklace from Forever 21. But, on moody rainy days like today, I take her for a 1920s spin. I paired her with a rose pink cardigan with gold embellishment...

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Never Tutu Much...

Never Tutu Much...

Why Every Dame's Wardrobe Needs a Tulle Skirt I am by no means a fancy schmancy girl, but I do looove a good tutu. The reason? I don't necessarily wear it to elegant dinners or wedding receptions. I'll rock a tulle skirt grabbing pizza with a girlfriend on a Friday night, or on a Tuesday meeting a customer to drop off an order.My usual modus operandus is to wear my black tulle skirt with a more fitted graphic tee, I love the play on contrasts. In fashion, as in food and often music too, contrasts are your best friend! You...

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Sooo...What is Toya's Story?

Sooo...What is Toya's Story?

If you can remember back to high school, for some more recent than others, do you remember the girl that was kind of quiet, a little bit different, and completely socially awkward?  Yeah...that was me. And, still is.  Growing up I've always dressed a little different from everyone else, thought a little differently from my classmates, and pretty much didn't really care enough about what other people thought to change my weird self to fit in.  So, my story is really one about growing to embrace who I really am - flaws and all. No, I'm not saying I love my...

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