Red, White, and Blue

J. Crew tee, J. Crew skirt (old), Rocket Dog boots, Madewell necklace, J. Crew bracelet, J. Crew bangles, Anthropologie bag (similar), Coach sunglasses (similar)

I found myself in a bit of a clothing conundrum on Saturday morning - we were headed up to Napa for the day, so I needed a warm-weather outfit that looked presentable, was comfortable, and managed to hide my wide variety of funky tan lines. Prior to moving to SF, I donated almost all of my warm-weather clothing because it rarely gets above 65 degrees here, so the pickins are slim when all of a sudden I have to dress for 80+ degree weather. And after last week's posts, you guys are aware of my tan lines situation. Anyway, after several outfit attempts, I finally re-discovered this skirt in the back of my closet. Luckily, it allowed me to craft an outfit that was up to all of my various specifications.

In truth, I'd pretty much forgotten about this skirt until I saw it on Lena Dunham in one of this past season's Girls episodes. Let's face it - the fact that it appeared on Lena in the show isn't exactly a testament to the skirt's trendiness. But I love it nonetheless, and I am very happy to say that I think it was the perfect choice for a day at a winery.

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DSC_8631We spent all day Saturday at Ram's Gate and had a fantastic time - check back later this week for part 2 of this post, which will have pictures from our visit!

Now I'm off to my first day at my new job - wish me luck! And have a great Monday.