Outlander Love – The Latest Gossip!

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We have a confession – and a new OBSESSION! We’ve fallen face-first into the Outlander Book Series – all 8 whopping 1000 page books! Thank goodness for the Kindle or we’d practically have carpal tunnel from holding the hefty tomes! Although maybe it would’ve been a good arm workout – hmmmm!

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We know that we’re very TARDY to this particular party since the first book was published in 1991. We’d heard about it for AGES, but never made the leap. When we saw the show was coming to Starz, we decided we’d better get to it. We adored the gorgeous Starz mini-series, “The White Queen” based on the Phillipa Gregory books which we totally devoured one right after the other. The book IS always better than the movie but there’s nothing like watching your favorite characters come to life onscreen. And Jamie and Claire – SIGH!!!! The books are incredible and totally addicting and we have absolutely jumped on the bandwagon! Like so many others, we have become all about Outlander!

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When we saw this fabulous article in Vanity Fair about tomorrow night’s episode, “The Wedding” calling it “some of the year’s sexiest television,” we got positively GIDDY with excitement! We’ve enjoyed the first episodes but Saturday is the one that we’ve all been waiting for. In fact, those that read it for the first time 20 years ago, have been waiting a REALLY LONG TIME! It makes me glad that I waited {wink, wink}. And OMG, I’m afraid I may swoon, because Jamie is the ultimate Hottie McScottie!

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We didn’t realize just how HUGELY popular it was until the Starz series came out! We’ve suddenly discovered lots of girlfriends that are secret junkies! After liking the Outlander Facebook page, (which is awesome by the way) everyone wanted to talk to us about it. It’s like we’re suddenly in a cool club that we didn’t know existed – HA! Now we have major Outlander discussions around the office and we’re being invited to viewing parties! How awesome is that?

So I thought I better check it out. If you’re hosting a viewing party, you may want to take a look at the FREE PRINTABLES from the Professional FanGirls Blog! Their party pics are too cute!

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We’re thinking the GG Deer Mount Holiday Top Hat would make a great wearable for the party! Pair it with red Fraser plaid and you’ve got Sassenach style! LOL!

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Will you be joining us in our Outlander LOVE? We’d love to hear about it! In the meantime, Happy Wedding Day!

Photo Credits: Outlander & White Queen Photos - Starz.com, Outlander Books – Tripping Over Books Blog, Outlander Party Pics –  Professional FanGirls, Standing Stones & Sassenach Style – GirlfriendGalas.com

A ginormous THANK YOU to Diana Gabaldon for keeping us up late with this scrumptions story!

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