ALTHOUGH I PRIDE MYSELF ON being an effective multitasker, sometimes life decides to troll me by throwing figurative rocks at me in the form of unexpected responsibilities, rushed deadlines, and dropped energy levels due to the summer heat.
Unlike most humans, I am not a fan of baking under the sun more popularly known as tanning. I am not exaggerating when I say that tan lines are to me what stretch marks are to most women – stress.
“Florals? For spring? Groundbreaking.”
- Miranda Priestly, The Devil Wears Prada
An overused Devil Wears Prada quote to start my text for a post featuring a floral dress? Groundbreaking. Well, cliché or not, here I am, counting the last days of spring in a floral-printed dress I made back in 2014. Actually, that’s a lie.
WHEN I WEAR CLOTHES THAT have seen more seasons that I have and I am asked about where they are from, I always find myself conflicted on how to answer.
“You look like you came back from a vacation in an Asian country!” a friend exclaimed when she met me wearing this kimono top. It was not the effect I was going for while making it, but if it gives away an authentic vibe, I am cool with that.