Category Archives: Fashion

The 30 Day Challenge – Failure on Day 7


Furrylittlegnome needs to thank Laura, from a blog called Astimegoesbuy, for the inspiration and catchy title. She posted about her 90 day challenge at the end of May. The challenge? To not buy any new clothing items or accessories. Those … Continue reading

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Just Another Tuesday


Furrylittlegnome is dressed for more rain in Boston today. She has had to pull out her green Hunter Wellies and her Burberry raincoat – again. Gnome wonders if New England will ever see the sun for more than two consecutive … Continue reading

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Furrylittlegnome Spends the Afternoon at Kensington Palace


We all know who resides here now – Prince William and his wife, Catherine Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge. Most of us also know that the prince’s mother, Princess Diana, called the palace her home from 1981 until her death … Continue reading

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Rain, Rain, Please Go Away?


Since the ten day forecast became available, furrylittlegnome has kept her eye on the London weather.  It hasn’t been pretty, folks.  Rain, and lots of it, has rocked Great Britain, and this soggy weather pattern is only going to continue. … Continue reading

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A Summer Ritual That Started Early This Year


It was a whopping 87 degrees fahrenheit (30.5 degrees Celsius) yesterday – a record breaker for the Patriots Day holiday! While the Boston Marathon was in full swing, furrylittlegnome was taking advantage of her day off from work by getting … Continue reading

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Three Months and Counting…


The creation of furrylittlegnome is one my New Year’s resolutions for 2012. I cannot believe I have not broken it yet. After three months, to the day, of blogging under a nickname, I’ve learned many things about myself. By the … Continue reading

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Dressed in Their Sunday Best


It is Easter morning and furrylittlegnome is already out and about. She is making her way to Easter Brunch. The residents of the great city of Boston are dressed up today. Blue jeans and leggings have been replaced with dresses … Continue reading

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Furrylittlegnome Visits Dinant, Belgium


Furrylittlegnome is getting giddy. Her yearly trip abroad is getting closer and closer. London will be a five day visit with just a few things on the agenda: a tour of the renovated Kensington Palace, tea at Fortnum & Mason, … Continue reading

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Furrylittlegnome’s Hobby That Lasts All Year


These fingers! There have been quite a few recipients of furrylittlegnome’s finished needlepoint projects. Some have been given as gifts while others have been made specifically for gnome friends. And, to be fair, furrylittlegnome has been the recipient of someone’s … Continue reading

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International Approaches to Pop Culture and the News


Forget the American tabloid magazines. Forget the nightly entertainment shows.  Forget about Brian Williams, Anderson Cooper and Bill O’Reilly. Although furrylittlegnome does like the newsmen mentioned above, when she wants some pop culture gossip or news that hasn’t made it … Continue reading

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