April 20, 2011

Finding the Yellow Lining

You know when you have those days where you just feel "off" but can't pinpoint why?  Well that was yesterday for me.  I didn't get a lot of sleep the night before, my clients and I were not seeing eye to eye, and frankly the one thing getting me through the day was knowing I had wine and cheese night with friends later in the evening.  However, as I was leaving from work, I received a picture text from a friend that immediately changed my whole day.  To provide you with a brief background on this message, I went to see the show Book of Mormon with friends on Sunday night.  After the show we stopped at Shake Shack and I saw this AWESOME yellow jacket on a random girl in line.  Everyone was telling me I should take a picture, but until Empire Stilettos has a little more street cred, I didn't want to scare the poor girl.  Of course I immediately regretted the decision and even google image searched the coat later that night.  But lucky for me, I have a really nice friend who coincidentally saw the same coat (and potentially the same girl) on his commute to work and he snapped a picture of it for me!  When I saw the picture come through my day was immediately brightened.  I don't know if it was the vibrant yellow of the coat or once again appreciating how lucky I am to have such great people in my life.  Either way, my day was turned around.  The good news is, I can now share with you what the coat looks like.  It is definitely a heavier fall/winter jacket, but in the fashion world we are always thinking ahead 2 seasons right?  Enjoy!

3 comments:

  1. Did O'Krongly take that pic?! Such a hun.

    I am feeling this post. From the titl to the poignant message at the end that ties back to fashion...love it.

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  2. This is great...I love the stalking story you incorporated.

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  3. Wow this fashion blog moves fast and furious, cool stuff and stories to match.CJK

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