If you and I were to run into each other on a typical weekday, this is probably what I would look like: a neutral outfit with loads of accessories, boots regardless of season, skinny jeans, lots of layers, a fun lip color, straight hair, and no eye makeup. I love too many types of style, which is frankly exhausting when trying to … Keep reading…

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Ya know, it felt a bit like fall when I took this photo, and then that stupid summer sun came back out. Maybe if we all daydream about changing leaves and cool autumn breezes and literally anything except for this heat, we can bring those autumn vibes back. Until then, I say it’s time to stay inside, enjoy a bit more air conditioning, … Keep reading…

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I’ve reached an interesting new point in stress, where if I could wear a cable-knit cocoon nonstop, I would. Without hesitation, I would crawl into my fuzzy cocoon and stumble about my life like some parade entertainment or a Nick Cave sculpture. My hair would be in an unwashed braid, my eyes would be free of the ever-annoying mascara, and my feet … Keep reading…

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So, funny story: Two young men walked by Lance and I while we took these photos in our hometown of Springfield, Illinois, the Sunday after Christmas. They looked and stared and laughed a bit, which is one of the odder parts of blogging, but we’re used to it. But then he said the best part: “Fuckin’ tourists.” With full judgement, he scoffed … Keep reading…

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My name is sleepy and I am Julia. My name is Julia and sleepy. Julia is sleepy. Sleep. If you’ve been following me on Twitter and Instagram, you know I’ve been busy with Saint Louis Fashion Week. (I promise, full coverage is coming to the blog soon.) I’ve been tied up post-event each night trying for a few hours of sleep here and there, because … Keep reading…

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