Jul 25, 2010

Sometimes LA is really beautiful (in it's own strange way).

I'm sitting in my car in a nice neighborhood in Beverly Hills waiting on my guy who's at the dentist. I'm always so curious as to how these people aquired these houses. And then I wonder if they have happy families and if they have fun together. Yes, I am being creepy.
I'll miss all the palm trees when we move away someday. And I'll miss the overcast mornings that melt away into warm sunny days.

Anyway, I got these heart button denim shorts yesterday. I'm always sold on absolutely anything with hearts on it. And a striped shirt is a striped shirt right? Wrong. Basics from APC are just better than any other.

Have you ever tried to type a blog from your iPhone? It's pretty hard. Especially when your phone is 2 years old and you have over 5,000 pictures in your photo library. Slow is an understatement. Patience can be my strong suit.

I have started to get really annoyed with LA drivers. I have always driven in LA ever since I could drive, so I was always just one in the hurried pack. But if anyone else has a Prius and also has any degree of OCD you will understand the game I like to play with keeping my mpg up.

Anyway, I'm definitely rambling. Must be the iPhone. Here are some pictures in our neighborhood.

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Oh yes, and thanks for the answers on "protocol". I feel better about it now. :)
Thanks for your comments as well. I feel like there are so many nice people I don't know but I want to get to know everybody! So yay!

18 comments:

  1. I'm always one for hearts on clothing as well.
    This outfit is amazing!
    I love the colors and of course I love your satchel.
    I hope you saw the My Favorite Looks of the Week post featuring your look.

    What type of camera do you use?

    xxL

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  2. ohh. forget to ask!
    sometime would you be up for an interview with me?

    just let me know!

    xxL

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  3. you're always the cutest of my life.
    :)

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  4. I'm impressed by this post. I hate chat-speak and if I had to do a blog post via my cell I would resort to using chat-speak just to hurry it up!

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  5. You're right. Basics aren't just basics. I've determined that in 2010 i'm filling my closet with the best basics I can, and adding trendy accessories like artwork and home furnishing accessories. I'm a nerd, I know.

    Annnd, I'm in love with stripes, specifically navy and white. Stripes on upholstery are my favorite (and wallpaper!) A vintage sofa with linen stripes. I die...

    I just started a new blog. My husband and I are going on a new adventure to the deep south. Check it out: http://thebowtieandtheskirt.blogspot.com/

    :)

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  6. who takes all these great pictures?

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  7. what is this bag? is it the topshop or asos version of the PS1?

    thanks :-)

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  8. Comfortable and chic, the honest to goodness best combination. Love everything about your outfit (but I especially love the bag!)

    xx
    MILK TEETHS

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  9. Amazing outfit! If you want, follow my blog too. http://theonlyfashionprincess.blogspot.com
    thankyou x

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  10. i've already written it before , but i i'll tell you it one more time - your so beautiful and you have amazing style :)

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  11. i definitely love your bag!! your wole look-- so vintage!!! love it!
    xx

    yougotsomestyle.blogspot.com

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  12. my husband and i lived in LA several years ago too, before we moved away and started our family.. so i can relate to that sentiment. yes, you will definitely miss LA! 8 years later and I still do. I just visit whenever I can now:))
    great pics w/the city behind you.

    brittin
    www.wewhoshop.wordpress.com

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  13. I bought that Topshop bag after seeing your blog. It cost the earth but I totally wanted it after seeing you wear it. Topshop should pay you for making there stuff look good. your such a star!
    x

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