19 August, 2012

Skinny, what?!

I am making it my mission to get a photo of Sadie with me where she is actually looking at the camera. She was having absolutely none of it tonight, not matter how many times I told her she is the best accessory I owned.


Can we talk about skinny jeans for a moment?

I've seen them all over the web, friends have them, they are featured in fashion magazines and all over ads for my favorite clothing stores. I think they are super cute, but it's a style that I shouldn't wear--I just don't have the shape for them. I'm all hips. Sure, I have long legs but am short waisted which generally negates the length of my legs. Although, if I wear things at my natural length I don't have to try really hard to go at Stever Urkel for Halloween.

Yesterday I went out and purposely bought myself a pair of skinny jeans and I LOVE THEM. They fit like a glove and do wonderful things for my curves. I can't wait to pair these jeans with boots and chunky sweater this fall.


Jeans: Old Navy
Shirt: Old Navy
Shoes: Steve Madden



I also went and got a hair cut this weekend. As much as I love my red hair, I'm on a quest to get it back to my natural hair color which is somewhere between a light brown and blonde.

A couple weeks ago Rachele requested the photos be done with different angles. So here you go.....my least favorite angle to be photographed in. As a photographer, I'm pretty good at making folks comfortable in front of them camera, but when it comes to photographing myself.....not so much.


O.k.....so posting that wasn't so bad.  ;)

6 comments:

  1. That is how I felt my first size link up... awkward poses and such and in the end...it wasn't so bad.

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    1. It's definitely an odd thing, having to step in front of the camera, but in the end totally worth it.

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  2. I love my skinny jeans too. So comfy.

    Stephanie
    www.bassability.blogspot.com

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    1. Seriously.....I don't know why I have avoided them for so long. I'm definitely going to have to go back and buy another pair or two.

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  3. You look great in the jeans! I also feared the skinny jeans and just recently bought some myself that I cannot wear enough!

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