I’d Rather Be Naked

It’s a scorching hot week.

The kind where you feel like you’re melting when you walk outside.

But even though the thought of going nude (simply to beat the heat) was tempting, I thought it might be awkward at Costco and the park, so I donned the next best thing: a sheer tank and a comfy pair of denim shorts.

There was no point in doing my hair, so up it went on the top of my head, capped off with a Gussy headband. The booties lasted through the trip to Costco, but were replaced with sandals for the park as the temperature hit 90. Yeah, we didn’t last long there.

Apparently, one of the side effects of this heat is that it renders me unable to make eye contact with the camera, and instead can only look down or to the side.

earrings – Wild Ruffle, bracelet – Premier Designs, tank and shorts – Target, headband – Gussy Sews, booties – Steve Madden, handbag – Tory Burch

How do you handle the heat?

  • Work is fun when you get to stroll around a downtown that looks like this one! Prior Lake is as it suggests ~ a lake town. A quaint, lovely, little lake town. Great shops of all kind tucked away into historical buildings giving each store instant character and class.  As I walk mainstreet, I realize… [Continue Reading]

    Downtown Doors and Me
  • Sometimes, when we take our outfit pictures, we just have to laugh. I mean, Tammy and I have both moved past the point where we get embarrassed by the occasional stranger walking through the shot, or giving us a funny look. But sometimes, taking the pictures is just plain funny. For instance, the photos below.… [Continue Reading]

    It’s Normal
  • We are so excited to start introducing you to our summer Pop Up Market participants (if you missed the big announcement last week, be sure to check it out by clicking here). It’s always fun to kick things off in a big way, so today we’re not only bringing you our first feature, but a… [Continue Reading]

    Younique Fiber Lashes – With a Giveaway!
  • This Friday, we’re rounding up just a few of our latest faves to share with you all. Feel free to share your latest faves in the comments below – we’re always on the lookout for fun items that are new to us! I spend most of the summer in flip flops and comfy shoes. But… [Continue Reading]

    Wild About… A Night Out
  • Lemonade for sale.  $0.50  Or should we raise it up a notch?  Say $5.00 How to impress your neighbors with the best lemonade stand they’ve EVER seen.  Recipes that will be sure to knock their socks off!  They’ll be lining up down the block to get their hands on these tasty treats …raking in millions for your… [Continue Reading]

    When life gives you lemons…

Comments

  1. The boots are fabulous!

  2. Love this entire outfit. I can’t braved booties in the name of fashion! You go girl.
    It is boiling here as well. I find I’ve been staying inside more…not good.

  3. those booties make me hot just looking at them, but i love them!!!

  4. How do I handle the heat? Not nearly as fashionable as you do, that’s for sure. Love that tank and the boots.

  5. Cate, I love this look. Absolutely perfect for this scorching heat in Minnesota. Hopefully today is a little cooler!

  6. Love your bright yellow bag and Gussy headband! I need to get one of her headbands for summer. The top is super pretty too! It is definitely warm!

  7. The button details to this blouse are so charming! Love your booties too…need a pair for my closet.

    <3 Cambria
    jupefashion.blogspot.com

  8. Love the booties, although I can imagine how quickly they get uncomfortably hot! Your nails look fab too :)

  9. I like the headband, and you look super comfortable. During this type of weather, I really wish that my office allowed shorts!

  10. OMG, I love your boots! I want them! :)
    Carolyn http://sillyhappysweet.blogspot.com

  11. Heat makes people do crazy things!!! I LOVE this headband. How cute!

  12. I don’t handle the heat well at all. Fall is my favorite season (boots and cardigans!) so I’m either at the pool or in the AC :(

Speak Your Mind

*

%d bloggers like this: