We were nominated by one of our favorite international bloggers, the ever lovely Gemma Following Arrows for the Liebster Award (read here for more details on what YOU have to do if we nominated you!). The Lieber Award is an award given to bloggers to help them grow and network. We were so honored to be nominated by Gemma! We have been following her instagram and blog, and she has quickly become one of our favorite people to follow.
As part of nomination, Gemma has challenged us to answer a few questions
about us and in turn nominate some of our favorite bloggers
to answer 10 questions. We had fun answering them and can't wait
for some of OUR favorites to answer our questions!
Our answers to Gemma's questions!
inspired you to start blogging?
g: I have always had this
creative side of me but now outlet for it.
I think one of the first
bloggers ever i discovered that really inspired
me to start my own was the
Glamourai. I loved how she conveyed
so much creativity into one
channel and it really got me thinking "Hey! I
can do this too!"
f: Initially, I started
a blog after college when I didn't find a job in my field. For the most
part I collected ideas and images but never actually laid them out on the blog,
I’ve always been interested in the editing side of journalism.Emily and
I joined forces to escape everyday life and celebrate adventure.
2. Who takes the photos for
f+g: We are fortunate to have
a lot of help. There are two of us
so usually we take them of
each other, or, if one of us is busy
we utilize our
"third" unofficial member (and roommate) Maggie.
3. What is your favorite
g: The Thrift store!
f: Nordstrom for
investment pieces and of course, thrift stores.
4. What's your favorite
g: I would be crazy not to
f: Embarrassingly, it is
5. What are your favorite
shoes in your closet?
g: My two-toned lace up
genuine leather boots. I am crazy about them.
f: black booties
6. What's your go-to outfit?
g: Currently, I am really
into simple dresses with a good
pair of knee socks, oxfords
and a good wide brim hat with
some other layering piece
like scarves or a blazer.
f: black on black with
7. What is your favorite
g: I like to think fall as a
holiday. I love everything about it.
f: October, Halloween is my
favorite holiday and I love the decor.
8. What do you do to relieve
g: Design. If i am really
stressed out I like to take my mind
off it my working on my
computer, or getting out the sewing machine. It's very therapeutic.
f: I will fake shop online by
browsing, listen to music or hit the gym.
9. If you could live
anywhere, where would it be?
g: hands down, Ireland.
f: Anywhere by an ocean.
Probably a town like Savannah, GA, southern, historic and of course, near the