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Stylist Secret: Taming the Tatas & Friendship Friday #7

Summer is a time when tank tops, camis and sundresses are in heavy rotation.  They’re SO nice and cool to wear but can result in some pesky bra problems.  This post will address a few “tata management” methods that I’ve come across.

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Clothing Makeover: New Life for an Old Dress

The chambray shift dress pictured below has been a favorite of mine for several years now.  But this summer I started feeling like it was a little bland so I went on a hunt for a replacement dress.  Sadly, nothing seemed to be exactly what I had in mind.  So, I started thinking.  What was my issue with the dress?  It fits well and is still in good condition.  While I normally pair it with a scarf, cropped cardigan or some sort of necklace; I found myself tiring of the solid blue and just wishing it had a bit more spark.

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My $5 Secret for Packing Like a Pro & Friendship Friday Link-up #2

This week we took an impromptu 4 day trip to South Carolina to attend a family member’s annual July 4th party and visit with other relatives.  We also spent one night in Savannah at the Andaz with a Hyatt free night certificate, which I’ll review in a separate post.  As summer is a prime time for a getaway, I thought I’d share with you my packing technique and $5 secret for packing like a pro!

The Pack Like a Pro Technique

Initially addressed in this post, below is a more detailed demonstration of my heavily road tested packing method.

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