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Happy Weekend

We are having a little reprieve in the grey skies this weekend. It’s still chilly but at least the sun has come out. I’ve been buying the family cold weather gear this week. One thing about living in temperate San Francisco for so long is you forget how to dress for other weather. It sound silly but I have no idea how to dress for hot or cold climates. It’s like I can’t imagine any other weather than one where you need a light cardigan or light jacket. Ha! I hope you have a beautiful weekend wherever you are.

Photo from Paul Ferney’s instagram (which you should be following because he takes the prettiest pictures ever.)

I also write for Babble.com. Here are my posts from this week.

10 Party dresses under $40! (yea Target!)
The coolest kid rooms.
These wall paintings are amazing. Dying over the moons.
Did you know I have a thing for twin beds? Something about the symmetry.

  1. Amanda Jane

    October 14, 2011

    oh! i love those dresses. Might have to slip one into a what to wear hostess post. 🙂

  2. Amanda

    October 14, 2011

    I’ll say he takes pretty pictures! I love that one!

  3. Ashley

    October 14, 2011

    The best thing about spring and fall is the need for layers. Cardigans, cute scarves and the like. Have a lovely weekend, Jordan!

  4. Hannah @ Sparrow + Spark!

    October 14, 2011

    Love that photo. Living in the UK, I am used to dressing for all weathers!

    Have a fab weekend.

  5. Lindsey

    October 14, 2011

    Loved this shot when I saw it last night! Gorgeous!

  6. Veeda

    October 14, 2011

    This is an amazing picture. Good work Paul!

  7. Sarah

    October 14, 2011

    I’m struggling with this exact shift in mindset as we get ready to head to Paris next week.

  8. Kacie

    October 14, 2011

    What a gorgeous photo. Is it weird that I feel homesick for Paris? It’s my favorite city in the whole world. That photo makes me feel a twinge of homesickness… beautiful.

    Kacie
    http://www.acollectionofpassions.com/

  9. Stephanie

    October 14, 2011

    great post! and great picture…happy weekend!!

    infinitelifefitness.com
    http://mscomposure.blogspot.com

  10. teresa

    October 14, 2011

    Wonderful picture….makes me what to be there now.
    Thanks for the links- going to check them out.

  11. Haha I TOTALLY know what you mean. Except it’s usually hot here so dressing for cold weather is a bit tougher for me. This instagram pic is amazing BTW.

    – Sarah
    http://agirlintransit.blogspot.com/

  12. Megs

    October 14, 2011

    This post CRACKED me up because after living in Tucson for three years, I went to San Francisco for the first time last spring and FROZE in my light jacket! It’s all relative, right?

  13. fanfamfun

    October 14, 2011

    i totally know how you feel about dressing for weather. i lived in sf for 6 years so got used to the fantastic weather. now living in london…. oh dear, i had on TWO sweaters yesterday and that was just in the house!!! it is only october for petes sake! x

  14. Lauren at TwIn Style

    October 14, 2011

    Whoa, I love that bright red dress. I may have to hit Target up this weekend!

  15. linette

    October 14, 2011

    Je suis née à Paris alors le climat je connais, je le trouve tempéré ! Mettre des chandails et des cache-nez ! Malgré ça Paris à plein de ressources pour se promener et a de beaux musées. Toutefois je ne connais pas tous les quartiers et c’est pourtant ma ville. Bon séjour.

  16. Jessica

    October 14, 2011

    Ah, Paris … It’s 100 degrees today in Phoenix so I will not be wearing a sweater. Happy weekend!

  17. Jenn

    October 14, 2011

    Love the clouds and filtered sunlight in that photo. And I get you about dressing for seasons. After we moved away from SoCal, we realized we need to shop for foreign things like down coats and snow pants.

  18. Brynn

    October 15, 2011

    Looks like the view from the Galleries Lafayette {who are having their 3J sale right now}. Am I right? Beautiful. H&M [easy} has some great scarf/mitten combos. I’m seeing a loooot of oversize chunky scarves everywhere I turn in Paris these days.

  19. Melissa

    October 15, 2011

    That’s funny…I just moved to SF a few months ago and I can’t figure out how to dress for this city! It’s always frosty for me even in wool coats. Except for mid- October..it’s 80 degrees out. Strange weather in SF I tell you.

  20. Mina

    October 16, 2011

  21. Hilary

    October 16, 2011

    This is so true! I was dressing for a picnic in Golden Gate Park last weekend – a beautiful 80 degree Fall day – and I ended up in the most random assortment of clothing because I forgot how to get dressed.

    SF can really mess with your head. And your closet. Cardigans – 10. T-shirts – zero.

    Enjoy the weekend!

    Hilary

    GourmetStyleGirl.wordpress.com

  22. Kristina Gulino

    October 16, 2011

    Happy Weekend to you too! I totally read you on the moderate weather thing – Here in CA, it’s always so nice out, but when I head to the mountains I’m shocked at how unprepared my closet is. Better stock up on some cute snugglies before then 🙂

    Kristina Gulino
    Something 2 Write About

  23. diana tsu

    October 17, 2011

    awesome shot. It’s getting me ready for my trip to Paris this weekend. Love the feeling of the fall. I’m glad to have stumbled across your blog today… just in time!

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