It’s been so long since I’ve posted!! I don’t know what the deal is….other things have been more pressing lately. Hopefully, I can get back to weekly writing….twice a week is the goal, ha!
This first picture was Sunday Mother’s Day lunch at my sister’s house. The picture is of me and my 3 children. I know, they are precious! My family gave me a new camera for Mother’s Day which I hope to put to use for this blog. I hope all moms had an enjoyable day, I know I did.
The historic floods for Nashville, then seemingly record-breaking high temps, ’60′s and ’40′s, and now more storms for Music City have made for an eventful spring. Springtime down here is usually a roller coaster and this season had been no exception. What’s a stylish chic to do??
After going through our two and a half days of rain, and now more, I realized I was missing an intricate piece to my wardrobe….wellies!! I sloshed around in um…. nothing. I didn’t get out and when I did I wore my tennis shoes and running pants or went out during the intermittent dry spells. So, note to self, new spring item to buy, rain boots. Here are a few I like……
Love these! Traditional and doesn’t red go with almost everything? If it doesn’t for you, no worries, they come in a multitude of colors. Chocolate was pretty too.
For the more whimsical, rain boots now come in a huge variety of prints and patterns. These from LLBean are a little more affordable. I would wear these with my straight leg jeans and a bright top. A great pick me up for a rainy day.
Another of my spring “musts” is a cargo skirt. Luckily I have one and have already been wearing it to death. And what’d ya know, it would go fabulous with my yet to own rain boots. I can so see the red ones above with my olive distressed cargo skirt. The one below is almo as terrific as mine! This is a color called java which is so rich. I love this length, it suits most and so perfect for those a bit more “mature” , but still very hip gals. Of course, you also could go shorter and as with soooo many things, this skirt can be dressed up. Strap on a pair of sandals with some heft and then for balance add a sweet frilly white top. Lovely!
So, two favorites, one I have and one I don’t. I’d love to know how you wear you wellies. I bet they’ve been used plenty in the past few days. Stay dry and safe.
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