Hello friends! I present to you the Ghost of Trousers Past. This outfit is more loose and flowy than I prefer nowadays, but my activities demanded full range of motion and absolute comfort. Serious Outfits will return next week, I'm sure!
|tired face: not enough sleep, DIY|
scarf: Gabii's, TX, near border to Progreso
cardigan: deane & white, Winners
shark-bite hem tank: Bellina, Winners, last worn here
silk pants: Exclusive, now-defunct silk shop in College Park, Toronto
flip flops (I know, sorry - usually farm-wear only! Can you ever forgive me?): Joe Fresh
I acquired these pants in 1995 during my first grad school internship - along with every other clothing item they had in this print: tank top, great wide gathered shorts, long vest. Good thing too, because the pants eventually needed lengthening. Elastic long since sprung, they are held up by foldover + safety pin. Having seen me though so much already, a couple of times each summer they dig deep for one more round, and I will probably wear them until they fall right off.
|watch: Stuhrling Tuskegee Skylancer|
usual wrist wear (details here)
vampire juice / sacred space / perfume flask pendant: The Victorian Shoppe, Toronto (mid-90's)
On the kind of day that rumpled even The Magic Pants, I arrived home to a great surprise - my obi belt and buttonflowers from Megan Mae Designs had arrived!!! I must tell you that Megan's customer service is outstanding, and what a gorgeous treat this package was to open:
See! I have an incredible urge to decorate myself. As I was emailing Megan,