Spring Wardrobe ’09–Part 3

burberry-at-nmCoats, sweaters, tops and pants–that’s what you need for springtime in Chicago. Here it is, almost Easter and the temperatures are hovering around the freezing point. And we have 6 weeks more to go of this lovely spring weather, until about June 1st when summer usually arrives, hot and sticky.


I love this trench coat from Burberry, but this fabric could never be found in Chicago, so it’ll go on my wish list and maybe I’ll find it marked down 90% at the end of the season!




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Project MyWay #11–Green Linen Shorts

I wanted to make a pair of shorts to go with my DVF knock-off blouse and fatigue green linen was the way to go. I think the brown shorts paired with the blouse on the Bloomingdale’s site are cotton, but I wanted my shorts to be a little dressier. (See the original outfit in my post Project MyWay #9–DVF Knock-off blouse.) Continue reading “Project MyWay #11–Green Linen Shorts”

Project MyWay #9–DVF Knock-off Blouse

I featured this blouse in my post, Spring Wardrobe ’08 part 6 , it’s part of a Diane von Furstenberg outfit I found on Bloomingdale’s site: Continue reading “Project MyWay #9–DVF Knock-off Blouse”