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Sami Jensen
Works at Poor & Pretty
Attended University of Connecticut
Lives in Connecticut
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Today is the last day to grab my Sweetest Deal & other #CyberMonday  specials in my Etsy shop! http://etsy.me/18bw5Xu #shopsmall  
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My interview with the super-talented and inspiring Jenipher Lyn of Cherry Runway.
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I've applied to be a vendor at the BUST Craftacular this September (ooh, that has a nice ring to it), but I need a little help with funding. Please check out my Kickstarter project and fund if you can, or spread the word if you can't! Plus, it's not just donating — you get my products in return!
Imagine me doing silly dancing around my apartment right now. That's how excited I am about this opportunity! I've applied to be a vendor at the BUST Magazine Craftacular, part of the World Ma...
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Support indie-made! If you're in the Waterbury area, stop by the Freight Street Handmade Market. Plenty of opportunity to shop local this summer: July 8 & 22 and August 5 & 19. I'll be vending my vegan, paraben-free cupcake soaps, bath bombs, and lip balm!
There are lots of fun & crafty things going on in your local community this summer, and one of them is the Freight Street Gallery's Handmade Market. Held on the lawn in front of the Freight St...
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My first DIY project in my new apartment: ribbon curtain holdbacks~
I bought cute green blackout curtains for my bedroom in my new, new apartment {which I am all moved into and working on cleaning & decorating} because I get a lot of sunlight in the wee hours of t...
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I am spring green-ing my closet with a few new things from Lulus.com. Can't wait to wear them!
Clearly I was thinking I needed more green and multicolored stuff in my closet when I bought mint jeggings, a multicolored chevron scarf, and pastel striped flats from Lulu's. mint & rainbo...
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In need of a laugh? Check out a few costumes from my trick-or-treating days. Have a safe & happy Halloween! xo
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Looking forward to making these on Friday!
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Enter to win a handmade fascinator-inspired headband from Poor & Pretty! Details here:
Mondays are hard to get the hang of. So, I'm here to help by giving you the chance to win something for free! You might remember these handmade 1920s fascinator-inspired headbands from this video post...
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I can't wait til my speakeasy murder mystery party this weekend!
My 1920's speakeasy-themed murder mystery is fast approaching {this Saturday!} and I'm getting more and more psyched by the minute. Here's a quick glimpse at some things that will appear at the party:...
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I had a good wardrobe day.
I gotta say, I really loved my outfit today. So did a few of my co-workers! What's really great is that it's almost entirely thrifted. Minus the watch, the entire outfit cost under $45. Red wedges:...
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Student, Soapmaker, Blogger, Communications Specialist
Employment
  • Poor & Pretty
    Sole Proprietor & Blogger, 2012 - present
  • Poor & Pretty
    Blogger & Soapmaker, 2009 - present
  • Williams and House
    Communications Specialist, 2009 - 2012
  • Apple Inc.
    Specialist, with Creative Foundations training, 2008 - 2009
  • Borders Group
    Barista & Bookseller, 2006 - 2008
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Connecticut
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Connecticut
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Editor & Sole Proprietor of Poor & Pretty
Introduction
Hi, I'm Sami Jo, editor of the culture blog Poor & Pretty. I write about fashion, cosmetics, tutorials & crafts, good eats, cupcakes, and things to do/places to go in Connecticut. I sell my handmade sweets-themed bath and body products (cupcake soaps, bath bombs, lip balms & more) online at the Poor & Pretty Shop.
Education
  • University of Connecticut
    Communications, 2009 - 2011
  • Tunxis Community College
    General Studies, 2006 - 2009
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Female
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