17 June 2010

Ruffled Peonies Seeing the Light of Day

Dinner tonight and one more meeting tomorrow before it is homeward bound for me. Though I love what I do for work and have had a satisfying week, there's nothing like going home for some "veg time." I  already have a date set with the BF to cuddle on the couch watching Netflix movies and chomping on takeout pizza from The Vintage. In my pajama bottoms and a soft slubby tee. With my stuffed sheep named Sheep.

What do you look forward to when you've been away from home for a while?




Sweater: J. Crew Sunshine Peony cardigan
Top: J. Crew Evie silk ruffled
Trousers: The Limited
Shoes: Sofft Vivian
Belt: Target

On another note, if you liked the idea of the Time Gone By Dress by Maeve but wanted something with more modern styling, check this out:

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17 comments:

  1. I wasn't a big fan of that dress but I really like the loft version!
    I have a stuffed lamb named lamby. We are so original!

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  2. Oooh, that Ann Taylor dress is fantastic!!! Oh my.

    And I hope you enjoy all the comforts of home once you're there. :-)

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  3. I like to change into my yoga pants and a tee shirt and knit while listening to a book on CD. I look forward to these kind of nights too. :)

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  4. I love Ann Taylor and I want your cardigan, so pretty!:D

    http://allthingsmarie.blogspot.com/
    BEAUTY. FASHION. DESIGN.
    ...and everything girly under the sun!

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  5. OH WOW THAT DRESS. I am SO going to look for it in the stores! And hooray for the peony cardigan! It makes me happy, haha! I look forward to pretty much the same things you look forward to when it comes to returning home after a long stint away -- except replace Sheep the stuffed sheep with Potato the stuffed wombat.

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  6. LOVE your ootd. You look so professional and chic. I really need someone like you in my office to inspire me.

    Melanie@UnravelledThreads

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  7. Your stuffed sheep named Sheep, lol!

    Enjoy your last night and have a safe trip home.

    Please come join my *Cupcake Challenge*, I promise it will be loads of fun!!

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  8. The first thing I like to do when I get home from being away is throw the laundry down the laundry shoot, take a nice long hot shower, put on cozy clothes and relax on the sofa and catch up on DVR. Safe travels!

    oooh, and love that cardigan!

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  9. Love love your outfit today! Those Evie tanks are so perfect!

    That dress is perfection. Sigh. Good thing it's not on sale!

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  10. I definitely put luggage in the corner and try to relax asap. :-) You look good in the cardi.

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  11. I always look forward to my own bed. Very cute cardigan!

    xoxo, Ashley

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  12. Love your OOTD and that Loft dress - wowie PRETTY!!!

    I never go anywhere...sigh...glad you'll be home with bf and sheep soon ;)

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  13. Love the Sunshine Peony print! I have the skirt and am kicking myself for not grabbing the cardi.

    I used to travel SO much for work. Since I had the kids, though, I pointedly asked NOT to travel. Thank goodness my boss is accommodating. I am heading out this Sunday, though, for a conference in Vegas, but DH and the kids are coming with me, so it's not really like I'm getting away. LOL!

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  14. you look great - I love the cardi!

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  15. That loft dress is fabulous! I covet it.

    I definitely look forward to hanging on the couch with my hubs and my dog after I've been gone for a while.

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  16. Spiffy - Ha ha, I also have a stuffed cow named "Moo."

    Thanks, Breanne, Marie, Pamela, Peggy, Gigi, Ashley!

    Ady - Yes, comfort and quiet are key!

    Amy - Stuffed wombat! That sounds kind of awesome ...

    Aw, thanks, Melanie. Then you should NOT see me on the days I DON'T take pics! :o)

    Thanks, OneCraftyFox! Already participated in the challenge, though I think my originality is lacking. ;o\

    Jan - Funny bc my BF's mom always tells me she wants my job bc then she could travel - and I sometimes wish I didn't have to travel! Grass always looks greener ...

    Michelle - Have fun in Vegas! Awesome that you'll be able to have the fam with you.

    La Historiadora - Oh if I could only have a dog to complete my perfect idea of comfort and hominess!

    Thanks for visiting, Destined For Now!

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