Daily Outfit: Great Driving Weather!

Last week it started getting warm enough to go without a coat and wear sandals (and then turned cold again this week). Which explains why just before I took this photo last week I got a speeding ticket. A big one. Ouch. Truly I should not have been speeding but it’s only my 3rd speeding ticket ever so it’s not that bad in the overall scheme of life.

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Skeleton keys were very popular last year, still are actually. So I dug out a collection that matters to me very much. This key (and about a dozen more) belonged to my grandmother. I have no idea where or how she got them, just that I got them once she passed away. I have since crafted a few different necklaces using the keys, this is the one that I like the best, possibly because the key is in great shape. The Star of David necklace is my little Roman Glass piece from my boyfriend’s parents for Christmas. Great gift!

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I adore these sandals. My mother gave them to me for my birthday 3 years ago and I’ve worn them -almost – non-stop every summer since. She bought them from a co-worker of her’s who was from Kenya (I think?). His village would make items and he would bring them back to the USA to sell. As I recall he was raising money to support his village and bring his family over. So not only was it a good cause these are handmade leather sandals. I’m going to be very very sad once they die on me. And boy do my toes need to be prettied up!

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Pink/purple military t-shirt: Just My Size (March 2011)
White t-shirt vest: Avenue (July 2010)
Straight leg Jeans: Lane Bryant Right Fit (Dec 2010)
Skeleton key necklace: a DIY Special I made (May 2010)
Star of David Roman Glass necklace: (Dec 2010/Jan 2011)
Handmade leather sandals: Gift (April 2008)
Bulova Watch: gift/earned (Jan 2011)

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