“Summer is the annual permission slip to be lazy. To do nothing and have it count for something. To lie in the grass and count the stars. To sit on a branch and study the clouds.“
— Regina Brett
Photos courtesy of Anna of Noir Friday
As usual summer has hit Chicago with a BANG.
One day it’s half winter/ half spring (seriously, I just packed away my parka 10 days ago)…
The next it’s 95 degrees, unabashedly sunny, and HUMID as can be.
Welcome to a Chicago summer.
But — like all good natives — I know better than to complain. Summer is THE reason we suffer through winter here in Chicago after all!
Right now I’m embracing the start of the summer season with as much enthusiasm and style as I can muster! I know I’ll be wearing this perfect summer tank top (designed for fuller busts!!) for the next three months straight.
And in honor of summer’s gloriously anticipated arrival, I’ve opened up a Summer Shop brimming with all my favorite finds for the most exciting season of the year. Here are a few of my favorites: