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My New Apartment, What I'm Wearing, and Other Sundries

I've had a busy summer and done you wrong, beloved blog-world. I didn't feel like doing much of anything after Lace Cat died and stuff that wasn't business fell to the wayside. I still miss her sorely but I got some plants in her honor and keeping Arsenic from getting depressed has taken all of my extra attention so I've been doing some healing on the side.

We're getting a little more settled into the new apartment and I even took some pictures of some of it. Someone new moved in across the hall and I think all the roaches in the building must have been living there because some started appearing the very day they moved in. We're bug-bombing ASAP but that's always a pain to coordinate when you're a cat-household. Or apartmenthold.

Here's my much-coveted offering stand in its new home.
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The wings are getting hung above it eventually. Since it's religious imagery that's my thing more than religion itself, I've been loading it up with religious icons of ANY kind. I like how it looks without the votives in it so I've been waiting until I find the exact perfect ones before I load it up. I don't want red for it and I'm not sure if I should go with blue or clear or what. Opinions?



Here's my Thomasville bookcase.
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It's full of all my television seasons, stuff up for trade, and lots of bric-a-brac. I'm never satisfied unless every spot is covered. ;) Say "hi" to Arsenic.

This is where Eric and I will be eating.
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Ideally, I want a Ralph Lauren mirrored table there but this does the trick for now. And I love the colors! We've progressed past this level of mess but I haven't snapped an updated shot yet.

Here's the media/work area.
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It's not easy keeping all of my books and DVDs confined to two bookshelves. So I also stick books anywhere there's an open hole for them.
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Here are some random detail shots.
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And, finally, here's what I'm wearing today.
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My underwear are the only pieces that aren't secondhand.

5 comments:

  1. The place looks awesome, and you look awesome.

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  2. Heey, welcome back! I missed you :)
    Crazy home in a good way of course. I can imagine it takes a lot of time to keep it clean, no? :) But the overall look is very inspiring. I love when the home reflects the owners dress style and vice versa :)

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  3. @Jesse - Thank you. I fully expect you to come visit one day!

    @Ag - I have missed you, too! You've been doing some really great stuff while I've been gone. Ever since they came out with these things called Swiffer Dusters, it's been a lot easier to keep the dust off of everything. But I wasn't born a tidy person so keeping everything comfortably cluttered instead of a total mess is never easy for me. Thank you for the compliment!

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  4. I love it! It looks like you really have the new place together, and new awesome stuff I have to come see and covet at some point.

    Also, I love that outfit, particularly the top, you look great.

    I miss you

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  5. @Sasha - Thanks! Our lease on the Sentra is almost up and once we buy the new car and get some mileage on it I may be able to come visit more often than never. Looks like you've been having some fun times up there!

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