Texas Bound

How the West was Fun

Despite recent flooding and otherwise dreary weather, this week I’m making my way down to the great state of Texas! I’ve got boots, Cowboys, and Tex-Mex on my mind and I can’t wait for my first visit to this desert oasis. Actually, from what I’ve been told, it’s not all a desert and not everyone wears boots or knows how to saddle a horse. I’m just fulfilling my childhood fantasies of a remote outpost with dangerous outlaws and heroic sheriffs. Can you blame me?

My plans are to fly into Austin and then make my way to San Antonio where I’ll spend the majority of my time. I’ll be doing some sight seeing, shopping, and trying some of the local cuisine. I was hoping there would be a dude ranch near by the city so I could ride horses and pretend I’m a cowgirl. Apparently, ranches aren’t just everywhere in this part of Texas. Instead of chaps and spurs, I’ll be wearing sundresses and sandals. I ripped through my closet trying to find tribal and Aztec prints to wear and no such luck. I think I’ll have to stick to the east coast prep style. Hopefully Texans like Lilly Pulitzer and Sperrys as much as we do East of the Mississippi.

I’ll update you on my trip via Instagram! Be sure to follow me (@wittynpretty21)

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Boho Meet Preppy

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There’s one season in the year where boho chic is acceptable for everyone to incorporate into their wardrobe. That season is summer. Anyone who knows my style knows that I’m professional and preppy. Rarely will I be seen wearing something that doesn’t resemble this. This summer I’ll be phasing a little bohemian into my style starting with some leather strappy sandals, chunky brown-leather-studded turquoise necklaces, and this adorable Lilly Pulitzer for Target jumpsuit. I know, how contradictory right? It’s boho meets preppy. Remember, I’m not boho year-round, just during the summer! Peace and love ❤
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