Wednesday, August 11, 2021

Today is the first day of school! I am linking up with The Stylish Six here. Today’s post is short and sweet.

So, I have moved most of my shorts to a higher shelf now because I won’t be wearing them as much. I will probably only wear my denim cut offs and of course, I wear my lounge and exercise shorts year round. My biker shorts with pockets on both sides are my clear favorites so I will mostly be wearing those!

Friday night for the play in the park, I wore my drawstring denim shorts and this Target blouse from a couple of years ago. I also wore my lace up metallic gold sandals. It was pretty hot for the play’s first half but then it cooled off. I wished I had worn a dress or light pants because my legs stuck to the bench. But, I had not been able to wear the shorts or the top comfortably last summer so I am having fun fitting back into a few things.

For boating on Saturday I wore the only suit I’ve worn this summer – the hot, hot pink Aerie tank – and I pulled out an old cover up that I love. I wore my Amazon hat from this season. The cover up was too small last year, too.

To get my hair done Saturday, I threw on one of the Walmart dresses.

I created a staging area for my school outfits. The idea is to again see how many unique outfits I can wear. After wearing something, I will hang it in a different area. I am feeling the dresses and the blouses with a skirt or pants the most right now. My swing dresses and kimonos have been worn so much that I am kind of tired of them. The building is hot right now. Last April it was a refrigerator. I’d like somewhere in between, please!

I also have printed pants in this mix. I chose to wear my fun printed pants for the teacher days Monday and Tuesday with a solid color top. Many teachers go super casual with t-shirts and jeans or denim shorts, but I still dress pretty professionally on these days.

And, I purchased a mask chain off of Amazon here. Last year, I would take it off and lay it on my desk or I would forget where I put it. I think this chain is lovely and I do have a chain this style from Kendra Scott. I think I’m going to like having this.

What have you been wearing lately? Is it time for “real clothes”?

Thanks for reading,

Amy

10 thoughts on “What I Wore Wednesday

    1. Very! Thank you! I hope to! I am not going to force myself to wear something just because I have it and I will try to keep a discard pile.
      Thank you! Busy time of year for you, too, I’m sure! Take care!

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  1. Yay for being able to wear that outfit again! For me it’s the other way around with a long sweet summer of ice-cream and rosé… 😀
    It’s a great idea to try to wear everything in your wardrobe and then move it to another place! I would like to try it… but my wardrobes are so full…
    I start work next week and I will not wear short shorts and dresses (nor bikini!)… Otherwise I won’t change much…
    Thank for spoiling us with post every day! 😀

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    1. Thank you! Ha! Usually it is for me, too.
      Thank you – I am glad I have the space now. I have hardly anything folded. I like to see all on hangers.
      Good luck on your start!

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  2. I have tried to rotate some of my clothes. You know I am mainly all about Athleta clothes and I did sell a couple of my old crop pants on PoshMark this week. I am very low key about my clothes and since I do not work outside the home, I dont have a lot of tops etc. I plan to go thru some this next month and see what I truly wear and what I dont. Have a great school year and I look forward to seeing your wardrobe change as you change!

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    1. Rotation is always good I think, but we do have our favorites. Nice that you took time to sell and make money. I think closets need to be curated at least once a season! Thank you!

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