DJ/Radio Producer-turned-Lawyer attempts to dress like a grown-up. Sometimes I comically fail. And I occasionally post fun stuff, like music videos, book-club reviews, or photos of beauty or oddity.
FYI: I was doing this entire blog from my Android phone, snatching moments out of my busy life for quick photos. But I hate auto-correct with a purple passion, so now I'm using the computer for most of the work. I am still using my phone for the photos, though. My photo sizes may be erratic, and the quality isn't stellar. I am not a professional blogger, and do not have time for lots of scenic poses with a great camera. I don't even own a great camera! However, I DO appreciate your continued feedback, even in the absence of photographic artistry.

Sunday, October 14, 2012

More Bathroom Wisdom

I really liked this mural in a restaurant we stopped in while on the road, and asked Hubby to do my blog shot with it as background. Have I mentioned that Hubby is legally blind? His photography skills are often subpar:

Not "free dog" blind. Just "can't get a driver's license but apparently sees well enough to criticize my driving" blind…

BTW… the shirt from today is actually the one in this shot from a couple weeks ago, worn backwards. I was feeling a bit too chilly and exposed this morning in the CLE. AND I was sitting right next to my boss! Soooo I ducked into the ladies' room to switch it around.

And read the grafitti:

Unfortunately, the photo of my favorite one didn't turn out. Boo.

Once again, I'm the beneficiary of Freeda's shopping… she had me try on this amazing necklace, which I was admiring while I was at her place. She put it on me, then decided it suits me better:

The shoes don't exactly match the top, but they are far away from it, and it's close enough:

Since I'm spending the bulk of my weekend in the two-day conference/CLE or in the car, I'm officially living like veal. *sigh*

Top: via Freeda's purge pile
Sweater: IMAN from HSN gift from Freeda
Pants: Lane Bryant
Earrings: via Gold Mine in Bath, NY (plain hoops- not shown)
Necklace: Freeda said she got it at a hijab shop in Dearborn, MI
Shoes: Aerosoles


  1. Great idea to use the mural as a backdrop and I'm impressed you got up and stood on the seat -- that's fashion-blogger dedication!

  2. Oh the necklace is gorgeous. Thanks to your sweet sis! It looks awesome.

  3. I think the shoes are fine, even if they don't match, they still "go". Purple is a really good color for you!!!

  4. you look great! i've taken photos of bathroom graffiti too. that delicate necklace is lovely.

  5. Yup, the store name for the necklace is Hija-bee, in Dearborn. They carry a lot of cute modest stuff and they ship too, if you follow them on facebook. That necklace suits you better than me! I never could get it to look quite right and then it looks awesome and effortless on you. Enjoy!