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July 2013

THE OLDEST TEMPLE :: ZARA CORNFLOWER SKIRT @ SENSOJI

Sensoji, the oldest temple in Tokyo said to have been built in 628.  It is famous for its main Kaminari-mon Gate (Thunder Gate), where a giant lantern hangs.  A shopping street of over 200 meters, called Nakamise, leads from the outer gate to the temple’s second gate, the Hozomon. Alongside typical Japanese souvenirs such as yukata and folding fans, various traditional local snacks from the Asakusa area are sold along the…

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SHOP FOR LESS :: GREAT SALES

WOW…there are soooo many great deals out there these days! I myself have scored quite a few great pieces from Shopbop (they are running additional 25% off for 2days), Piperlime (they are running 20% off entire site), and Nordstrom (they are running annal sales like crazy)! Pictures above are all the items I love love love, and they are all on sale!! (clicking each picture to…

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THE SUMMER RAIN IN KYOTO :: ANTHROPOLOGIE ANNAS MAXI DRESS

Words can’t describe my LOVE for Kyoto, the heart and soul of Japan! There is so much to see in the city of Kyoto, from the holy temples, the wooden houses, the old streets, the tea houses…to the zen gardens and the traditional food stands. Kyoto has personality. The city possesses a very distinct character which is felt in every corner and everywhere you go. It…

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A BRIGHT CORNER :: TIBI DAISIES DRAPED SKORT

On my way to have a Saturday brunch with my recent scored lime skorts from Tibi! I love its tropical feel in a vibrant floral print. A fold wraps at a subtle angle over the hook-and-eye closure and zip fly give it a subtle fun!  It’s 53% silk and 47% linen, extremely comfortable to wear as well! No matter if you are heading to a tropical vacation or…

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