What up, StyleNation? Who’s having a spring to remember?
Recent crappy events at IPF North have encouraged me to appreciate life while I’ve got it, and I’ve been doing so in my garden. My gardening goal for this summer is to encourage as many bumblebees, butterflies, hummingbirds, and bunnies as possible to stop by for pollination, snacks, and/or general frolicking.
When on campus, I’m alone in my office for much of the day (sweet solace!), so I’ve been doing some significant dressing down. Case in point:
1. Should have tucked the shirt, but can’t make myself care
I can’t believe I don’t post these jeans more often. They’ve been a non-teaching-day staple for ages (or since 2008):
And here, just because I have it, is a much less flattering angle that potentially gives a better view of the jean stripe:
I don’t know. Should we get rid of stone-washed or otherwise distressed denim so as not to contribute to the trend that results in factory/sweatshop-worker deaths? I’ve considered dyeing the skirt but suspect the wash variation would be reproduced in some way regardless. ‘Thoughts?
And here, because I’m the modelliest, is a slightly modified pose that does not, despite my best intentions, highlight the boots:
Tell us about your spring, StyleNation!
How are you spending your down time these increasingly warm days?