The Thread Affect

Personal Style. Home Decor. Entertaining. Travel. Life.
What I Want // Stripes

Just like florals in spring, stripes are hardly a trend (thank goodness) and lately my shopping radar has been drawn to anything and everything adorned in stripes - including this…

What I Want // Stripes

Just like florals in spring, stripes are hardly a trend (thank goodness) and lately my shopping radar has been drawn to anything and everything adorned in stripes - including this…

Outfit // Trend Trials

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Zara Slip Dress (similar) | H&M Turtleneck (only $3.50 in stores) | DKNY Tights | Target Booties | H&M Crossbody (similar) | Ray Ban Sunnies

Blazers, handbags, denim, and pumps are all worthy investment pieces for their timeless appeal and versatility. Turtlenecks and lace slip dresses? Not so much. Although items qualifying of investment status vary from person to person the underlying…

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Recipe // Creamy Tomato Pasta

TomatoPasta-1We eat a lot of meat. Chicken, turkey, beef, pork, we eat it. There is no discrimination in this household. With my dislike of fish, seafood, and the majority of vegetarian meat substitutes we have been at a loss for ideas for meatless meals that will still taste delicious and keep us full throughout the night. That left us with mainly pasta heavy options (aka carb loading, aka weight gain…

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Outfit // Blushed

Outfit

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Loft-4 Loft-1 Loft-6 Loft-2 Loft-3 Loft-5Loft Top (not online but in stores) | Gap Black Denim | BaubleBar (similar) | Zara Shopper and Coat

A great purchase is one where you (a) want to wear it immediately (b) can think of at least three ways to wear it (c) fall instantly in love. After trying on this blouse on my lunch break, I knew I had to add this feminine and unique top to my wardrobe. I mean it would just be wrong to pass up…

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March Highlights + April Goals

March Highlights + April Goals

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Where does the time seriously go? No. Seriously. It is April people. Reflecting on my monthly goals has not been as uplifting as I first envisioned, but I am determinedthat will all change this month. I absolutely refuse to put any of these goals on May’s goal list so consider all the eleven goals below done and this will be me come April 30th otherwise I’m just giving up and going shopping and…

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What I Want // Florals

Outfitting yourself in florals for spring is obviously not a revolutionary idea, however, this season they are gracing anything and everything from your feet to your head and everything in between.

What I Want // Florals

Outfitting yourself in florals for spring is obviously not a revolutionary idea, however, this season they are gracing anything and everything from your feet to your head and everything in between.

What I Want // Blush

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What I Want // Blush

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Feelin’ the Blues

Feelin’ the Blues

roadSometimes you’ve traveled so far in the wrong direction you can’t find your way.
Sometimes the confusion clouds any ability to think straight nonetheless creatively.
Sometimes the darkness just consumes your life.

The lack of recent blog posts is the result of my mind being constantly consumed by uncertainty – of the future, of the reason, of the end goal. To say I am finding myself and my…

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