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Winter Deep Freeze Closet Edit

I completed a winter closet edit this week. The deep freeze edition. I needed to get out my heaviest sweaters and pack away the light ones.

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2022: Year of the “New Frugality”

How does an avowed slow fashion devotee get excited about a new year of shopping? I have a plan. And I’m calling it Sue’s “New Frugality.”

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Black Friday: Just a Blip on the Radar?

Did you shop the Black Friday sales? Me neither. Can we hope that the Black Friday frenzy is perhaps becoming unfashionable? Nope. Not yet.

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Courage of Their Convictions. Or Not.

Do “influencers” have the courage of their convictions when it comes to promoting slow fashion and mindful consumption? Maybe yes. Maybe no.

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Essentials in My Curated Closet

I’m digging into my curated closet this week and restyling some essential pieces. To see if I can get excited about wearing them again.

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Out and About in Downtown Ottawa

This is a non-travel travel post, my friends. I’m going to walk around downtown Ottawa and go for tea at the Château Laurier. Want to come?

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Playing with Fall Fashion: October Vlog

In my October vlog, I’m playing with fall fashion. Trying to style two old sweaters to avoid buying a new one. Shopping my closet. Again.

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The Fall Blazer Window

I’m loving these weeks of crisp, sunny fall days. Great for wearing blazers as outwear. I call it the brief and wonderful fall blazer window.

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Building My Jeans Wardrobe

After years of searching for that one perfect pair of jeans, I have given up. I am embracing the concept of the “jeans wardrobe.”

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Streamside Chic… or… How My Other Half Lives

Hubby and I are still camping. I’m writing this on Monday and we are currently hunkering down out of the rain. I was thinking of a comment on my last post about living in the wilderness, and since I have …

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