By Erin McKean

Dora has continuously taken the trail of least resistance. She went to the varsity that provided her a scholarship, is majoring in "vagueness studies," and wears no matter what exhibits the least dust. She falls right into a task on the collage espresso store, and a weigh down on her flirty boss, Gary.

Just while she's approximately to check Gary's emotions, Mimi, the grandmother who raised her, suffers a stroke. Dora rushes again domestic to Forsyth, NC, and reveals herself working her grandmother's classic outfitter. the shop has consistently been a fixture in Dora's existence; even though she grew up extra of a jeans-and-sweatshirt type of woman, ahead of she even knew the best way to write, Mimi taught her classic Nineteen Twenties gown may elevate a woman's spirit.

While operating there, Dora befriends Mimi's cute contractor, Conrad. Is he after Dora, or is operating from a distinct blueprint? And why did Mimi begin writing down--and giving away--stories of the attire in her store?

When Mimi dies, Dora cannot get out of city quick sufficient and cedes regulate of the shop to her money-hungry aunt who desires to flip it right into a t-shirt store for travelers. yet finally, she returns to Forsyth, prepared to conflict no matter what may perhaps stand within the means of her staying there. Dora can alternate her uninteresting outfits for classic glamour, yet can she exchange her uninteresting existence for one she truly desires?

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