✢ Girl’s Got Game

A sassy little poker caddy can provide all kinds of color inspiration. 

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“Let the games begin”!  This phrase is used quite often in our household.  OK, it’s used by me anyway, and admittedly often met with a less than enthusiastic response.  Yet, I can almost always count on my husband to roll up his sleeves, and join me in a “friendly” little competition.  So when I found the acrylic poker set, I knew it had our name written all over it!

The bold graphic pattern on the cards, the gold dotted dice, and the primary colored chips inspire a little ensemble from what’s already in my closet.  In fact, I find inspiration for design projects (and all kinds of creative expression) by the little things I see in everyday life.  So, I thought it may be fun to share how a little Five Card Draw tonight can become tomorrow’s outfit.  Game on!

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The blue laser cut-out top is an oldie from Banana Republic.  The skirt is a treat for “Mama” found when my daughter led me through her own H&M ensemble search. The neutral kitten heels are by Butter. Royal blue readers were purchased at The Gibbes Museum of Art gift shop. The lapis and diamond earrings are a fun find from Croghans Jewel Box. Any orange-red lipstick is a must this Spring, but the matte “Flame” from Tom Ford is certainly on my color radar at the moment.

And that’s one for the win-