Big Mamma’s Jacket – LOTD 7/22/2011

LOTD 7-22-2011
This look was inspired by the lovely jacket from d. Select that reminds me of one of my treasured possessions is an old quilted jacket. I was lucky to have known my great-grandparents, and even luckier to have two of my great-grandparents still alive and well into advanced age. Anyway, my great-grandmother, whom we lovely called Big Mamma, was a seamstress at times. She had this tradition that she handmade a quilt each time a grandchild got married. She passed away before I received my quilt. Continue reading

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52 Weeks of Color – Weeks 18 & 19 – Ecru & Umber

I’m way behind on the 52 Weeks of Color challenge, among other things.  This week, I’m sorta back though, I burned myself out with both RL and SL commitments and had to step away and make things enjoyable again.  So without any other delays, here are my versions of ecru and umber:

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52 Weeks of Color – Week #11 – Indigo

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This week was challenging, not because of the color but because I’ve been sick for about two weeks.  Thank you to the people tha t IM’ed me and wished me well, I’m still here and I’m not going anywhere.  Anyway, a very fun and flirty look that is also relaxed and season appropriate.  Now if you excuse me, I have a bed with my name on it.

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52 Weeks of Color – Week #7 – Cerise

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Cerise.  The color that I mostly avoid.  Sure, I probably have tons of hot pink in my inventory because I have a crazy need to have an item in every single color available but I hardly ever wear this color.  This week I tried to present a different interpretation of cerise that wasn’t Barbie or girly and I ended up with a very different urban styling than my norm.  Thank goodness green is next week’s color.

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52 Weeks of Color: Week #3 – Goldenrod

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This week’s color in the 52 Weeks of Color challenge was goldenrod.  Yes, this was a difficult color for me, not because I didn’t have tons of goldenrod-ish colors, but because I was trying to avoid an all over goldenrod outfit.  I decided to keep it simple and just use the color as a color pop.

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