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Quintessential Preppy Style: the L.L. Bean Boat Tote

This summer went by so quickly! I can hardly believe its already September! Unfortunately, in Texas "autumn" really means summer part 2. Its not going to get chilly here until late November. So I may be drinking pumpkin spice lattes in a pool but whatever! The other day I decided to change out my bag… Continue reading Quintessential Preppy Style: the L.L. Bean Boat Tote

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Cute Fall Shoes on a Budget

Hey everyone! Even though its still 95 degrees every single day here in Dallas, I've been getting so excited about fall that I couldn't resist buying a thing or two for my fall wardrobe! After work the other day, I made my way to the shoe aisle in Target and saw they had quite a… Continue reading Cute Fall Shoes on a Budget

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Instagram Wear-to-Work Style Roundup

Hey lovelies! I was thinking to myself the other day that I spend more of my week in my "office" wardrobe than I do in my "regular" clothing and its crazy. When I come home from work, its off with my pencil skirt and time for PJs! I make no apologies for that. Since I… Continue reading Instagram Wear-to-Work Style Roundup

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Dressing Rooms are Scary for Some Women- I’m One of Them

Hey lovelies! On Witty n Pretty, I try to not only share my style but also what’s on my heart with all of you. Sometimes it’s my favorite trends of the season and then other times it’s a post about battling depression. Lately, my mind has centered around body image and the problem I have… Continue reading Dressing Rooms are Scary for Some Women- I’m One of Them

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Breaking Down a “$100 Outfit”

Hey everyone! Hope you've enjoyed your first few days of summer! It's blazing hot in Dallas and I'm so thankful for air conditioning. When I moved here, it was mid-July and I was like wow this must me the hottest month of the year, now I know June, July, and August compete for that role.… Continue reading Breaking Down a “$100 Outfit”

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A Short History Lesson on Stripes in Fashion

Striped patterns are my favorite to wear in pretty much every season, but summer can't be beat. The nautical underpinnings of this simple pattern make it a staple for myself and other sea-loving preppies. But the history behind this beloved pattern may surprise you (it certainly did me!) The Origins of Stripes in Clothing Stripes… Continue reading A Short History Lesson on Stripes in Fashion

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5 Summer Closet Staples You’ll Wear Again and Again

Hey everyone! I don't know about where you are but summer is in full swing here in Texas. It's hot and getting hotter every day. I don't understand how people lived out here before air conditioning. It's just too hot. However, the heat also means I have an excuse to by clothes appropriate for it-… Continue reading 5 Summer Closet Staples You’ll Wear Again and Again