Today I will tell you a little story about how I
(kindly think of Jack Johnson when you read those three words.)
My tall friend Casey gives me rad hand me down clothes, purses, awesomeness.
Newsflash: I'm short.
Pants are always too long.
Capris are pants.
I have a tailor that I adore, but I didn't plan enough ahead (standard) and wanted to wear them on a little plane vacay, of which I still haven't to blogged about! But I digress... to wear the comfy jeans on what for sure would be a Southwest middle seat flight, I needed to do a little creative tailoring myself. Which was a good or bad idea, depending on the way you look at it.
Basically, they needed to be
Inspired by these pants from my current obsession, Matilda Jane,
I hastily chopped them into capris,
made a ruffle out of the leftovers,
apparently totally forgot how to properly attach ruffles, considering they are wrong side out and all scraggly since my serger was broken, but then didn't care because hey, they are
and crazy comfortable.
All hippie like and earthy.
See, in spite of my laundry woes, I do heart the planet.
Go hug a tree.
The sandals are from Target. Comfy as flip flops & cheap. My fave kind of shoes.***