Yes, you read that right. Who knew Essence magazine had a catalog back in the day?! I had no idea until I checked the tag on this amazing sweater. I did some research and learned that Essence by Mail was in business from 1984 and accepted their last order in 2001. How did I miss … Continue reading Look of the Day: Vintage Essence by Mail Sweater
Hey loves! This past week I visited SEI in Penn Quarter for happy hour. I had visited SEI for happy hour years ago and loved it, but neglected to make my way back there. SEI is a mostly Asian restaurant with bits and pieces from other cuisines. I love the ambiance of SEI - very … Continue reading Happy Hour: SEI in Penn Quarter
I'm a lawyer! Geez, that sounds so weird. I feel like I'm talking about someone else! Haha It's been such a long road to becoming an attorney that it feels pretty surreal now. I'm sure it will set in when I have my first court date or my first huge stack of paperwork or something. … Continue reading Officially Official: I’m a Lawyer Now!
I honestly don't think I've attended more holiday parties than I did this year. For one of my looks, I decided to show off my Texas roots and wear shimmery gold cowboy boots and a dark green faux fur vest. I also stayed true to the traditional Christmas colors by adding one of my favorite … Continue reading Holiday Party Look 2016
After a meeting this past Friday, I decided to check out Fia's Fabulous Finds, a local thrift/consignment store in the Petworth neighborhood of Washington, DC. Fia's is located at 806 Upshur St NW, Washington, DC 20011. I walked in and Fia, the owner, offered us apple cider and margaritas while we shopped. Ummm yes!! There is … Continue reading New Thrift Discovery: Fia’s Fabulous Finds in Petworth!
Hello hello hello! Welcome to my Blog - Cloud's Corner! My name is Ashley Cloud. I have been wanting to start a blog for years, but could never find the time. I've often been approached about a wide range of topics from my hair care regimen, thrifting as well as how to navigate getting to … Continue reading Welcome!