It’s really starting to feel festive here – not necessarily Christmassy – but the preparations for Thanksgiving are well underway. Thanksgiving is probably my favorite Holiday. It has all of the magic, food and family time associated with Christmas, but with none of the pressure of gift giving. The children are off school all week so I’ll be off work too which is lovely. We’re planning lots of lunches out, and trips to the park and movies. On Thursday we have great friends coming over to eat and give thanks with us. They are Bulgarian so have no family here either, and I’m really looking forward to drinking and eating way too much with some other ‘new Americans’.
In the meantime I’ve been far from thankful, a little resentful in fact that I didn’t get my hands on the H&M Isabel Marant fringe boots!!! I’ve decided my life is not complete without them (see how I can go from deep to shallow SO quickly). Tonight while nursing a cold in my onesie I am bidding on eBay in order to win myself a pair, at what I consider a reasonable price. Wish me luck my friends!
Today consisted of 2 outfits, okay 3 if you count my cashmere onesie that I am sitting here writing in (and the shame – I did go to the bus stop in it after promising it was only for indoors!). I started the day in jade J.Crew café capris (bought in the sale back in January) but my ankles quickly turned blue. I do love this coat though from Markses.
Coat – Marks and Spencer // Trousers – J.Crew Café capris (25% off with code WINTER) // Sweater – Boden Westbourne sweater // Shoes – VInce Nina
Here’s what I ended up in later with puffier eyes as I quickly deteriorated.
Jeans – Black Gap skinnies // Tank (layered) – H&M // Top – Zara grunge top // Boots – Isabel Marant Dicker
Okay off to demolish a bucket load of clementines and chocolate orange – it’s all Vitamin C no?;)
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