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Coat – Zara. Knit – Goodnight Macaroon. Jeans – James Jeans. Sneakers – New Balance. Bag – Furla. Sunglasses – Celine. Watch – Daniel Wellington.

I’ve gone and dug my own grave this past holiday, I think. I played in the same chair I sit to work in, for like, ten whole days straight. We’re in a fresh new year on self-declared clean slate and all I can smell is 2013 wafting from the leather of the wheely desk chair because as we all know the entire year was peanut butter cookies and pizza, in a nutshell. Especially the last few days during which I successfully transformed my workstation into a food-smeared playstation. I got up early on the first working day of the year, got dressed, hosed down the chair with a febreeze and sat down, ready to do an honest day’s work and found myself clicking on the Call of Duty icon without thinking, then proceeded to tour Mother Russia in a tank to defeat the Nazis. Hooray for stupid. Well, to start with, it took several attempts to get dressed because I kept putting shoes on before any pants, and had to Youtube how to tie shoelaces. It’s like when you sit on your hand for too long and it goes so numb it forgets how to be a hand. Except I haven’t set a foot outside the house for the past two weeks and have forgotten how to human. Anyway, back to the grind, shoelaces flailing and all.

Speaking of cookies, I baked a whole new batch last night for some reason. Screw the new year, I’m staying in 2013 until they’re gone.

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  1. Lovely photos!… as much as i anticipated 2014…. I am still stuck in the tale end of 2013!!!… I will welcome the new year on monday!.

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  2. Such a great outfit!!!

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  3. Your posts are always so funny and witty! I really want your New Balances O.O but noticed they’re not available in women’s? did you get the kid size? Because I think that’s what I’m going to do…get them in the biggest kid size available. The men’s are too big for me :(

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  4. Girl, perhaps you should select slip-ons or loafers your first week. :)

    Happy New Year!

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  5. 10 days without going out, that´s kind of long! But you are still so stylish, even with the most simple outfit! Great photos!

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  6. Hmmm…. It’s worse when you have dogs on your bed who just will not get up, no matter how badly you’d like to finally do a blog post…

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  7. THAT BAG.

    Ooo la la. I love that bag. Also, so happy you are posting so often…. with this, and Instagram, and Facebook, and Snapchat, and Twitter… the stalking levels are reaching good heights.

    xx

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  8. I like dis coat! You look schmexxehh x

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  9. Da

    that’s a sexy window.

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  10. It’s so crazy to see new balance a thing now. In DC it’s so common to wear them, but women don’t style them this way. I have a few ideas to dress mine up though. My favorite color are the grey ones.

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  11. Amazing pictures! I have to say that this year for me is turning like, I don’t wanna move from my livingroom, but I have to re star at work Tuesday and believe me i want to cry.

    Amazing pictures, and amazing work!

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  12. What a cool outfit ,absolutely love the touch of the sneakers! xx
    http://www.creativityandchocolate.com

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  13. Cool bag! x

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  14. Did you really Youtube shoe lacing? This is hilarious!
    Anyway, you look fantastic in those New Balance, I got myself a grey pair, but they size too small and I had to sell them, bummer!
    Anyway, happy new year and all!
    Mafalda ❤
    http://www.mafaldadotzero.blogspot.fr

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  15. I reblogged a photo of you on tumblr not knowing it was you just becasuse I loved the outfit!

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  17. I’m in love with ur pics!

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  18. Luckily you’re not the only one who has forgot how it is to be a “normal” human!
    I think that the batch of cookies are in your tummy so happy new year! ;)

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  19. I always love reading your posts- so honest and natural. :)

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  20. Love your outfit!

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  21. Great outfit!
    Kisses
    RigillaMas

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  22. I know exactly how you feel, I’m off for an extra few weeks this year visiting my bro, I will never be able to get back to work at the end of this month!
    Lauren
    livinginaboxx

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  23. Paula

    I LOVE how you explain your transition into the new year…. Happens to all of us at some point or other…. Now you can cross that off of things to do and move forward. Best wishes!

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  24. beautiful pics as always!!
    yum yum peanut butter cookies! can i join in the cookie eating and screwing the new year? :P
    xx
    http://anoddgirl.blogspot.com.au

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  25. Cookies will forever be necessary…

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  26. Lovely post as always! I love your writing style – so witty and entertaining!

    xx Nicole
    http://npk-blog.blogspot.com

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  27. Love your writing :)

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  28. You’ll have to try and leave the killing of Nazis to evening time, I know it isn’t easy! Bet you’re back in the swing now though.

    Buckets & Spades

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  29. Ok loving that cute Furla bag!

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  30. Looove your NB shoes!! Ahhh they’re gorgeous. Also, I want some of those cookies! x

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  31. You look so simple and perfect…

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  32. The pictures are wonderful! I really like the colours and especially this grainy effect.
    And I’m in love with your window(s) Haha

    Also, I feel you bro. I haven’t left the house since 25th (ok only on 31st where I was forced to join the NYE fireworks) and I still don’t think that I’m missing out on much…

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  33. so pretty! love the color of your new balance x

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  34. Great outfit! and beautiful pics.. **

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  35. really love your photography and how minimal your images are!
    great blog

    fashionandleather.blogspot.com

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  36. I love your style and photos:) Today on my blog, pajamas trend! Original look; pink coat and pajamas short. Do you love wearing pajamas during the day? I greet:)

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  37. sounds like a nice break nonetheless! everyone needs to veg out occasionally – from the little narrative in the photos here – looks like you did it in style!

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  38. those sneakers look awesome! the colour is great.

    reckless abandon

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  39. Hahahahahah oh man, you need to write a book. Seriously. You’re hilarious.

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  40. This is lovely!! Excited for 2014, but definitely felt the last traces of 2013 meandering away… :)

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  41. Amazing outfit! Happy New Year!

    Tosin (On Becoming a Lady)

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  42. christina

    hey! i love your sneakers. What the name and model of your shoes? thanks!

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