Monday, July 2, 2012

Meet a Friend - Callie!

Happy Monday! It is a happy one, right?  I like to think that if you put yourself in the frame of mind that it's going to be a good Monday, rather than a dreary one, it will be! =)  You know what makes today an even better Monday? You get to meet the adorable Callie of Coffee and Cardigans!  Callie is just the cutest college student ever and she's incredibly sweet, too! Say hi to Callie!
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Hello! I'm Callie from Coffee and Cardigans! I was so excited when Tiffany asked me guest post for Meet A Friend Monday. I love her blog and wonderful sense of style, so this is quite the honor to be sharing here at Breakfast with Tiffany.

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I started Coffee and Cardigans about six months ago to document my day-to-day outfits, but it has quickly become my favorite hobby. And obsession. Seriously, I spend way too much time each day in the blogosphere. My little blog is dedicated to life and style on a college budget. I share outfit posts, sewing and DIY projects, and little bits and pieces of my daily life.

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Right now, I am an undergraduate in college working towards a double major in journalism and public relations. And while I'm loving every minute of my college experience, it teaches you a thing or two about life on a budget. That means plenty of trips to local thrift stores and consignment shops. But I am a firm believe that style is possible on any budget. That's what Coffee and Cardigans is all about.

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Blogging has given me the chance to really explore my personal style. I'm the girl who wears heels and skirts to class on a regular basis - call me crazy. I love dressing up. Blogging also challenges me to try new trends. Sheer tops? Shorts and heels? Neon? A year ago, I never would have guessed I could pull any of them off. And of course, blogging has also introduced me to some of the most supportive and sweet-hearted people I know. And unlike my family and friends, I don't think they give me funny looks for taking pictures of my clothing and posting them online.

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Please don't be afraid to drop by Coffee and Cardigans to say hello! I always love new faces. A huge thank you to Tiffany for letting me share a little about my blog and experience!

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Ha! I know what you mean, Callie!  I think my real life friends think I'm crazy (and probably a tiny bit self-absorbed) for photographing myself all the time. ;)  Head on over to Coffee and Cardigans and say hi!


Gracey at Fashion for Giants said...

I'm so excited you featured Callie. I found her blog a couple months ago and she quickly became one of my favorites. Loved this!

still being [molly] said...

yay!!! so excited to see Callie on here - she's so fabulous and so adorable!! i love this "Meet a Friend Monday" thing!! so fun!!

Whitney said...

I love Callie! She's ridiculously fantastic--and definitely one of those bloggers (like you, Tiff-o) I could be friends with in real life.
I'm so glad you featured her--and I LOVE this feature that you do!

TheTinyHeart said...

I love Callie and her adorable blog :) Such a cute feature post!

The Tiny Heart

the domestic fringe said...

So nice to "meet" Callie. It's a treat to see a college student who actually dresses up and looks nice. ;-)

I like how you feature your friends on Mondays. Very cool thing.

Fashion By Alicia said...

Nice to meet Callie! Loving her style.

Tinfoil Tiaras said...

Callie is fabulous- she has such great style and it's so accessible because many of her pieces are thrifted- great attitude and even better closet :)

CC said...

What a cutie pie! Thanks for the intro, Tiffany! ;)

Kim (A Very Sweet Blog) said...

Awesome! Callie is a doll and has fabulous taste and style. Thanks for the guest post! HAPPY MONDAY TIFF!

Megan, The Frugalista Diaries said...

love that first skirt

Xo Megan

V said...

I love the idea of featuring blogs that you love!! that wonderful. I love the outfit with the blue top and mustard skirt.
I'm having a your choose cashmere giveaway on my blog, would love for you to pass by and enter I think you'll love it.


GirlieBlogger@Beauty Fashion Blog Seattle said...

She's so cute and stylish. I totally agree with how blogging can become a favorite hobby. Bet she'll do really well.

The Dainty Dolls House said...

She's sweet, very precious x

Annie said...

Such cute outfits Callie!

The Other Side of Gray

Bravoe Runway said...

What a great blog! I have to drop by and visit Callie, she has great style and definitely would not lead me to believe she's working with a student wardrobe budget! Nice ;)

Shea said...

Aww, Callie sounds like a sweetheart and she has great style! I'm 100% with her that looking good doesn't have to cost a bunch--I may be out of college but I still have a budget!

silvergirl said...

congrats on the start of your blog
will hop over and check it out

Callie said...

Thanks so much for the feature today, Tiffany! You're so sweet!