If my heart was a compass you'd be north...



I'm back!!! Haha I feel like it has been ages since I have been "physically" present within my posts. Most of this is due to the fact that I have been battling with the dreaded color change. Ugh... how I hate the bleaching process. The initial hue removal is such a nightmare and so tedious! The last thing you want to do is fry the hair prior to adding your lovely new shade --which is exactly what I did--.  Luckily, I've experienced worse and with a lot of love (and an endless stock in conditioning products) it is coming back to life. So, needless to say, my locks are not exactly where I want them in the color wheel as of yet, but after a fresh cut and another coat of color I am hoping that will no longer be the case. I will keep you posted on that.

  








Although faulty beauty products were high cause for my woes these last couple of weeks, I found that they were not the main culprit. I found my patience levels to be seriously lacking. Leading to the ones I hold dearest taking the brunt of it. My poor Christopher Robin never saw it coming... the saying is true, you really do take it out on those you love most. I am so lucky that my man chalks it up to me being his "crazy girl". Seems so much more endearing than unpredictably psychotic ya know? ::sigh:: I wish I knew exactly what caused these sudden swings in my mood as of late, but that will have to be a topic for another time.

Thankfully, these last couple of weeks were also filled with so much beauty. I had a treacherous, but wonderful, time with my rambunctious family, started building some amazing new friendships, and received some of the most delightful gifts from some pretty amazing talents! I am just so smitten with my new accessories from Amourx Handmade and we have been practically inseparable ever since the day they arrived! Even when times are tough I am just so grateful for those around me who continue to love me through them and I hope (for their sake) that this little storm will pass. 


♥ It's All in the Details ♥
Shirt - Forever21
Skirt - Thrifted Vintage
Belt - Thrifted
Shoes - Thrifted Vintage
Necklace - c/o Amourx Handmade
Earrings - c/o Armourx Handmade




PS I love you Christopher Robin and if my heart was a compass you'd surely  be north!


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18 comments:

  1. loving your skirt. the print is really unique and cute. Hope you can get your hair to the color you want (although I quite like it this color)

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  2. lovely post. I really like your hair right now but I'm curious to see what you have in mind! also, love the outfit. very pretty. :)


    x
    Angie
    sundaybelle.com

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  3. Thank everyone! My hope is just to even out the color a little bit more. =D xo

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  4. Welcome back! =P
    Beautiful photos, love your hair colour - looks amazing on you <3
    xx
    If you have a free moment I would so appreciate if you could check out my new post!

    The Urban Umbrella
    xoxo

    http://www.theurbanumbrella.com/

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  5. I am absolutely LOVING that skirt! Such a fabulous outfit Jessa!

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  6. Your nails are super cute and you look really pretty in these pictures!

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  7. of course you look really pretty in all of your pictures.

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  8. pretty photos! and I'm loving that skirt!

    http://mrmrswalsh.blogspot.co.nz/

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  9. You look great! :) Cute skirt! Random question...who takes the pictures of you for you?

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  10. Jacqueline - Typically I do using a wireless remote and a tripod. These were courtesy of Mr. Christopher Robin though. =D

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  11. ooooo...love your hair and LOVE that deer necklace!

    xx, alisia e
    http://alisialynn.blogspot.com/

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  12. Your hair looks awesome!!! And that outfit is so cute :)

    Xo,
    Eeka

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  13. I just absolutely adore you hair, earrings and outfit!

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  14. Wow! I like the details of the outfit, the mani is great! And I love your hair!

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  15. I like all your thrifted clothes. Good work! You really pull it off.

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xx Jessa

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