me-made may: easter come lately

    It was only after I’d shot and edited these photos that I realized: this outfit is a lot more paschal than what I actually wore on Easter. The kitted-out church backdrop doesn’t help. Whoops! Hey, it’s five o’clock somewhere. In my defense, this vintage fabric from Etsy’s LingonberriesAndMoss didn’t arrive until the day…

red in suit and claw

Because I live in Vermont, May is the month I’m most inspired to take photos. Also because I live in Vermont, May is the month it’s most maddeningly difficult to take good ones. The sun bounces in and out, weaving between raindrops and poking its insolent tongue at me. Sun or shade I could work…

me-made may: tentatively tropical

If you’re me, as some of us lucky ones are, you desperately fear being ordinary. Naturally, you want to change up your photo spots once in a while. So you get all dolled up in a ’40s-style number and a favorite hat, you strap on your gear, and you shoot an entire blog post in…

remember the fifth

Today, May 2nd, is the fifth anniversary of My Kingdom for a Hat. You’ve heard the rigmarole before, so I won’t bore you with another “best of” post. Instead, like any blogger worth her salt, I’ll humiliate myself for your amusement. I dug through the archives and found one photo for every month of MKfaH,…