While I have been indulging in iced toddies and caffeinated cold brews around town. At home in the apartment I prefer to sip on iced green tea. Nothing complicated just brew 4 quarts of jasmine green tea, let it steep, then cool down before placing in fridge. Pour over ice and enjoy. This latest batch is brewed from FooJoy Yin Hao Jasmine Green found at Uwajimaya and we picked up the 4 quart glass jar at the Gateway Fred Meyer for $8. Cheers!
While taking a break from the latest sewing project, I was surfing-slash-shopping the web for summer jacket ideas. It has only been in the 60s here, which isn't exactly warm enough for yours truly to leave the house sans outerwear. Check out my current jacket crush by Apiece Apart from Frances May.
Sadly, Azzurro, one of my favorite stores in town, is going to be closing its doors near the end of the month. On the bright side there is still time to catch them and pick up a few Parisian gems before they take off. From now until the 25th of July everything is 50% off. So, if you were looking for some european accents, cards or trinkets head over to their location at-
Once again I must apologize for my behavior. The latest excuse for the lack of updated posts is a combination of vacation, returning stuck in vacation mode and sewing projects. On the bright side my mending and to-do pile is dwindling: (translation- more time for blog posts).
As I was saying, sewing projects have been rather time consuming lately and I wanted to share with you the latest creation: a pair of custom short-shorts for a client. High-wasted denim beauties that even Gidget would be proud to sport. Like the detail in the pockets? A dash of secret flare.