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Capsule Travel Wardrobe: What I Wore Today, 11.19.11, Florence

November 19, 2011 by  
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Golden hour at the roof top cafe of The Uffizi Art Museum in Florence, Italy. Why haven’t I come here every day to study? It’s so pretty. black long sleeved t-shirt + 1940’s black jacket + black tennis shoes + black vintage lace skirt + gray tank top + dusty rose pashmina shawl + Cynthia […]

Capsule Travel Wardrobe: What I Wore Today 11.18.11, Florence

I live on the same street as Galileo. Only two blocks down from his old house in fact. This isn’t nearly as exciting to my Italian neighbors as I think it should be. The plaque over the front door roughly translates to: HERE WHERE GALILEO LIVES EVEN HIS MAJESTY FERDINAND II OF THE MEDICIS BOWED […]

Capsule Travel Wardrobe What I Wore Today 11.17.11, Florence

November 17, 2011 by  
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black knit dress with short sleeves + black with white stripes sweater + black boucle overcoat with mink collar + black boots + paisley wool shawl + red wool beret + vintage rhinestone bird pins + Cynthia Rowley handbag

Capsule Travel Wardrobe: What I Wore Today, 11.16.11

With the exchange rate it’s really the 137 Cent Store. dusty rose pashmina shawl + lavender silk flower hair clip + black short kilt skirt + gray with white stripes long-sleeved t-shirt + gray and white pin striped blouse + black flats + Cythia Rowley handbag + Patagonia messenger bag

Capsule Travel Wardrobe What I Wore Today 11.15.11

All the ceilings at school are covered with insanely detailed trompe l’oeil paintings. They’re kind of mesmerizing. Today I got busted for literally staring off into space during class by one of the school administrators. “It’s so hard not to be distracted. The ceiling is so great.” I told her. “Beh.” She chided. “This painting. […]

Capsule Travel Wardrobe: What I Wore Today, 11.13.11 Rome, Italy

November 13, 2011 by  
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jeans + black turtleneck sweater + white short-sleeved cotton ruffly blouse + black boots

Capsule Travel Wardrobe: What I Wore Today, 11.12.11 (and drank today at Tazzo D’Oro in Rome)

November 12, 2011 by  
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The granita is Italy’s answer to the slushy. While I love lemon and mint granite made from real fruit and herbs, for me, the gold standard for granite will always be espresso, a.k.a. granita di caffè. There has to be the perfect balance of espresso to ice, otherwise the granita just tastes like a watery […]