Apparel & Fashion

How old is too old for Silver Sequin Shorts

Raise your hand if you are over 30 and just picked up a pair of these dazzling silver sequin shorts with plans of wearing them on a regular ol Thursday evening? Yeah, one of the benefits of living in NYC – you can wear things you would never ever ever never ever dare to wear… Continue reading How old is too old for Silver Sequin Shorts

Apparel & Fashion

It’s better if it’s antique

Everyone has their conversation pieces – the older, the better the story. My conversation piece is a bracelet given to me by my grandmother that was purchased by her mother.

Apparel & Fashion

A lovely little Ebay consignment store

Littered With Lovely has gone retail with it’s own ebay consignment shop. Well, actually it’s my own lovely stuff that I’ve managed to accumulate and use once (or way-too-often not at all). It’s about time I made room in my closet for more items I find adorable and someone got some use from this lovely hand-chosen selection of accessories, handbags, jackets and clothing.

Apparel & Fashion · Crafts

Homemade Flower Pins

Many people cut and sew their own fabric petals but this being my first go at it I decided to hit the craft store and pick up a variety of faux-floral stems. A pack of pin backs, glue sticks, and crystal decorations later and I was able to create nine different floral pins for a whopping $28 (not including tools I already owned). This is a perfect one-day project that doesn’t take up a lot of space and soothes the need for creative instant gratification.

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Lovely Little Calvin (Klein)

I hear people grow taller in the Midwest but in this area I’m often staring at the top of heads in the Starbucks line. Even from up here, the sweet nature of this dress has me twirling and singing “I Feel Pretty.” Tidbit: West Side Story was first released 50 years ago in December. I was born of the wrong generation.