Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Fat Tuesdays : Gauchos

I would say these gauchos have been a staple for me this summer. I bought them at a little boutique in Akron for under $40, thinking I'd wear them all summer. I did. I like light pants for summer. Because I just prefer to have my body more covered (it's a tactile thing...I prefer the feeling of clothes on my skin), I'm always looking for heat-appropriate but more coverage clothing. These were pretty great. I received a ton of compliments and wore them all the time. But I'm gonna get rid of them. In the end, they were just too thin. I saw myself in some of my yoga posts on IG and I did not like how much you could see everything. Also, they just felt weird after a long day of wearing them!

The shirt is a work shirt, it's probably a $25 shirt, I think. It's a ladies' cut tee, which means I had to go XXL and some days, I don't like it. Some days, I feel like all I'm doing is tugging at it. The shoes are old marathon shoes, $60 on sale. They are NOT good for running, but I'm trying them for walking. This is really another typical look for me. I need clothes that support my level of activity...like running around with a dog who loves to swim and jump on me!

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4 comments:

  1. those pants are cute, don't trash them!

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  2. The pants look good to me, but if they don't feel right, get them out of your closet!

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    1. Exactly! Once it really cools down, they're going in my fabric pile. They will become cloth diapers and other such fun things!

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