on feet.

July 12, 2010
feet
my feet have funny lines on them from the way the sun has been browning them while i wear my strappy clogs on the farm. most days when i come home my feet are dusty and dirty and i feel like people in the subway are wondering how i managed to get so very grimy. my toe nail polish is chipping and i don’t have the energy or the spare moment to take it off. but there’s something about the marks of summer sandals on my feet that makes things feel right. it’s my own little reminder of the time i’ve gotten to spend outside. deep thoughts, i know.

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18 Comments

  • Reply olivia rae July 12, 2010 at 1:41 pm

    one of my favorite things about summer is feet tan lines. there is nothing better than the feeling after you've been outside all day. xox

  • Reply Jay Tee July 12, 2010 at 2:06 pm

    My favorite pair of summer sandals leave my feet with tiger-like stripes. Secretly, I like to pretend that striped is my natural skin tone.

  • Reply the cinnamon post July 12, 2010 at 2:10 pm

    you have cute feet:)
    ~tara

  • Reply Stacey July 12, 2010 at 2:14 pm

    tan lines on feet make them look warm and toasty, just like summer, plus you do have good looking feet 🙂

  • Reply Pretty Neat Designs July 12, 2010 at 3:38 pm

    A friend of mine has permanent tan lines from a pair of Tevas he wore 3 years ago. Seriously, it is so strange!

  • Reply Lili July 12, 2010 at 6:35 pm

    i love seeing the little crisscross tan lines on my feet made by my flip flops from being out in the summer. sometimes it lasts right through to december although a bit more faded. i see them and think of the times i was out and about over the summer 🙂

  • Reply D&D July 12, 2010 at 7:51 pm

    i love feet tans.

  • Reply ALFIE July 12, 2010 at 8:44 pm

    tan lines are summer tattoos. and i love them in all varieties! they scream: summer came! and i lived with it! i loved it!

    ps. my toenail polish has practically chipped itself totally off 🙂

  • Reply orange sugar home July 12, 2010 at 9:17 pm

    love the sun lines on my feet as well. summer tatoos! love that. I welcome this every year.

  • Reply Erin July 12, 2010 at 10:07 pm

    i had a hunch i wasn't the only one with chipped toes, but i'm glad to get confirmation 🙂

  • Reply Elizabeth Johnson July 13, 2010 at 3:06 am

    I love this picture! That quilt is really pretty.

  • Reply James July 14, 2010 at 3:11 pm

    love.

  • Reply Bonbon Oiseau July 14, 2010 at 6:39 pm

    good thoughts…and cute feet!

  • Reply cindy July 15, 2010 at 12:04 am

    cute feet!

  • Reply Melissa Blake July 15, 2010 at 8:49 pm

    So cute!! 🙂

  • Reply abby try again July 17, 2010 at 5:53 pm

    ah!
    my feet are pretty much the same, just the sandal tan lines are a bit different 🙂
    hope your weekend is wonderful, xo abby

  • Reply annette July 18, 2010 at 11:00 pm

    One summer I marched in a drum corps which consists of running around a lot for 12 hours a day out in the hot sun on a football field. Needless to say I had great sock tan lines! Your's are much cuter.

  • Reply knack July 21, 2010 at 1:25 pm

    my feet after my cross country trip have flip flop marks on them:)…..but like you, i love the memories those lines bring…

    xo

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