July is very nearly here! Summers really do fly. And even though our routine is pretty much the same – I still work full time and my kids are in camp/school/daycare – somehow summer feels more magical than it ever has before. I love it.
A few favorites I’m getting around to sharing. This time I’m sharing some of my clothing favs.
These dresses are just my favorite. They do cost more than I’d usually spend but they are well made, the colors/patterns are beautiful, and the fabric has just enough stretch so that the dresses are super comfortable (according to Plum, at least). The best part? THE TWIRL!
Note: the selection online is currently pretty limited – I believe they are due to restock soon. In the meantime, I’ve been eyeing this mustard dot Sunday dress…
Pistachio (almost 2 1/2) needed a second pair of closed-toed sneakers to wear at school so I got him some funky Keens with bugs on them. He adores them! They have held up beautifully and they’re really cute, though they do look slightly clownish with their big green toes. The only negative is that the tongues are thin canvas and need wrangling every time we put them on.
A while back Mini Boden launched a line of clothes for girls that feature dinosaurs. They are adorable – and I’m so happy when I can get Plum something that doesn’t feature a kitten, some sort of food product (so much ice cream and candy on girls’ clothes!) or Elsa. She has the shirt, but I may look around and see if I can find a dress on sale somewhere (supplies at the Boden website seem limited). RAWR!
In other happy TILT news, the strawberry Vans I got for Plum a few months ago have become her favorite pair of shoes. Though I need to give them some TLC since they are now brown. I’m considering replacing them, or perhaps getting her a new pair in rose gold leather. Because 1. leather doesn’t get quite as dirty, and 2. every gal should own at least one pair of gold shoes.
Happy 4th to all!
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