Day 135: Gold souls

{after-dinner treat} Scene: 8:30pm, the Italian cappuccino/ice cream counter a block from our apartment.   On my ipad case, from left: gold hoop earrings (from high school? college?); gold vintage (tassel!) necklace; Limoges necklace featuring Limoges porcelain pendants (a gift from our French exchange student in the 1990s). Dress from Target; Zara sweater; Calvin Klein…

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Day 133: The stones sit alone

{lazy evening} This is ensemble is so basic – I was feeling very casual so I decided to let the gorgeous blue vintage rhinestones speak for themselves. I love the rich look of these stones – the varying shapes as well as the brilliant sky color.  This necklace is a vintage piece.  It looks like…

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Day 131: Hamburg Canal Gal

I’ve done a bit of sightseeing here at home in Hamburg over the last few days.  Why?  Because my friend Emily stopped here for a couple of days on a trip through Europe.  And in order to show her a bit of the “hidden” Hamburg, I took her on a peddle-boat trip in the canals that…

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