A day with Monet.

Sometimes, when I am picking out an outfit, it's less about wanting to wear a certain item and more about dressing for whatever I have planned for the day. In this case, a stroll through a Monet exhibit calls for soft colors and an outfit with some movement and natural elements.

I always have themes in mind, even when I am shopping. How do I want to feel while I am doing whatever I am doing? To me, that is more important than the articles of clothing themselves.

This skirt and chambray top are two of my most worn pieces. I have paired them with what seems like 1,000 other combinations. To me, items like this are what I really want in my closet. Staples. Things I really love and always feel good in.

I have been working really hard to only purchase things I absolutely love when shopping. I guess living in a loft with a tiny closet will do that to you. Priorities!

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Wearing - white midi skirt with lace detail by Sugar Lips, light wash chambray button-down via T.J. Maxx (similar here), white lace bralette (similar here), handmade necklace (contact me to order), Clubmaster sunglasses by Ray-Ban, sandals by Steve Madden (similar here), Mini M.A.C. crossbody by Rebecca Minkoff, chain earrings by Gorjana, vine ear crawler by Claire's, dainty stacking rings by Homegrown Silver and Stone, turquoise rings via Serendipity (similar here), thick and thin copper pave stacking rings by Brighton

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DSCN4152Monet and chardonnay.

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This neckline though.

Chi Town chambray.ย