Outfit: Out with a Bang Urban Outfitters

Urban Outfitters, I’ve had bangs for a very, very long time. With the exception of a few experiments in high school and college, I’ve been rocking this ‘do since I was just a toddler with wispy blonde ringlets. Having bangs feels so me, so crucial to my appearance and even my identity. So why on earth would I grow them out? I realized that I’ve been using my bangs to hide my face.  Whenever I’ve thought about growing them out, I look back at pictures of me when I didn’t have bangs, and I honestly think I’m ugly. Not so with bangs!  They’ve always made me feel cute.  They soften my hard Irish bone structure and hide my poorly-maintained eyebrows.  And besides, at my height, I’ll never be sexy, so I may as well be as cute as possible, right? WRONG!  Having this blog for over a year has made me…

Outfit Remix: Three Ways to Wear a Red Dress

This particular dress has always been kind of a challenge for me. It seems like it would be easy enough to style, but somehow I always manage to have some trouble knowing what to wear with it. What color tights? Heels or flats? These are not easy questions, but here are some of the ways I’ve begun to explore the answers: Embroidered belt, wedges, and plaid tights I’m not sure how I feel about this combo. I think I’d like it better without the hat and with a plain belt. This look seems to have too much going on. Fox scarf, embroidered belt, black tights, and boots I like this look a little more, but I don’t love it.  I think it’s the fox scarf.  As cute as it is, it just looks a little…thrown on. Leather purse, branch necklace, gray sandals Also see : Teach Me: Simple Sock Bun And…