Wednesday, May 18, 2011

May 18, 2011: Khaki, Blue, Creme

Trench: Forever21 ($19)
Dress: American Apparel (old)
Belt: J.Crew Sale
Tights c/o ModCloth
Necklace: Madewell ($7)
Bag: Vintage from Brimfield ($30)
vintage shoes c/o Haberdash Vintage
Yep, those are tights. Tights in May. Seriously? I had to turn the heat on monday morning, and again when I came home at night. Say it with me: WTF? I was really looking forward to putting the tights away, but really wanted to wear a dress to work. Oh well, it gave me a chance to break in my new shoes from Punky which I'm totally in love with. See the crepe sole? I'm dying. Despite having to wear tights, I love this outfit. Along with my new shoes, this vintage purse is one of my new favorite things. One of my Brimfield finds, it was a little pricy, but worth it in my opinion.

The weather has been cold all week! Chris and I are up in Portland today celebrating our anniversary a month late by seeing Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers, having dinner, and staying at an inn. Have a great Wednesday!

34 comments:

wildchild said...

oh have fun celebrating your anniversary! but i totally agree with the tights thing. i had to borrow some of my sister's yesterday because when i came home for college, i put all of my winter stuff in storage. because it's may. wtf weather?!

Gabby / Gypsy*Diaries said...

Crazy weather supercute look! Happy anniversary! ;)
xxx

http://gypsy-diaries.blogspot.com/

veronika, tick tock vintage. said...

i love absolutely everything about this outfit - the shoes, your hair, that purse. gorgeous!

Steffys Pros and Cons said...

happy anniversary. i love this cute casual look.. and your hair is just amazing no matter what you do w it!

<3 steffy
Steffys Pros and Cons

Melanie said...

I love this entire outfit, but I'm have to say what I'm most envious of is that you are seeing Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers. So awesome! Have a blast!

Morgan and Lua said...

So jealous that you're going to see Steve Martin!! I love him. Hopefully there will be a full review on the blog...??

Love the bag too. Definitely worth it. Have a great time up there!
www.morganandlua.blogspot.com

Santina said...

Tights in May?!? WTF is right! I hope some warmer weather comes your way soon!

I love this classic look. That tassel necklace and those oxfords are perfect!

shelby h.k. said...

aw how cute! happy anniversary!! xx

Punky said...

I'm so glad you liked those shoes, they have been in the shop for months and i dont know many people who could pull them off!

I call dibs on that bag when your over it....ill even pay you what you paid for it!
Oh yeah. I mean business.

briannelee said...

I think I saw the guy selling the tapestry bags at Brimfield :)

I know... what is going on with this weather?!

Hope said...

Happy anniversary!! I love that bag. It's freezing here too, and I live in Tennessee! Totally not a fan.

curious constellation said...

Happy belated anniversary, those shoes are magnificent.

Sabrina said...

i really like this blog also your shoes!
If you want follow me on blogger I will do the same!
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Christina of Profresh Style said...

Dude we're in the same boat, I've been wearing tights too! WTF is that about?! It's been raining all week here in San Francisco and it's rather annoying, yes.

Loving your top knot and denim paired with the khaki. It's a great look!

sami chu. said...

hate this weather.
love your look.

xo
sami

Chloe said...

Tights in May = no fun! Gorgeous outfit though.

C x
http://memiorsofalittlethingcalledlife.blogspot.com/

cb said...

yes i will say it with you WTF!!!!!!!!! we have the heater on and it has been so cold...really now come on! well at least you look awesome and the bag is killer! love it so much! well lets hope the weather picks up soon and we both get some awesome warmness!

xo,
cb

Archives said...

girl, seriously! it was an unseasonal 90 degrees here last week, and this week ive got the heat on again.

well, you're looking dapper no matter what the weather is doing!!! :)

Grrenadine said...

Great look, i love the colours.

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Latest Fashion Trend said...

Fabulous dress design and the color combination is superb..

amy said...

Your hair looks stunning when pinned up like this. The frame of your face is a cause for envy! Beautiful girl x



sweetness xx
hope to hear from you*!
flyingakite.blogspot.com

Dawn said...

You look so so pretty with your hair styled like this. Great look on you. Dawn Suitcase Vignettes xo

MissNeira said...

Love that belt! the extra belt buckles is so fun

Enter to win my $100 Shopbop gift card giveaway!

xoxo
Miss Neira

Tanglewood Baked Goods said...

those are the best shoes! have a blast in portland. i went to a place called green elephant last time i was there that had totally delicious food. can't wait to go back and visit.

Sweet Harvest Moon said...

Cute outfits!

Congrats ;)

http://sweetharvestmoon.blogspot.com

Claire said...

love the outfit. love your hair, too. can you believe your outfit is weather appropriate for may?? hopefully spring truly arrives here soon.

came over from the boston bloggers picnic site. looking forward to meeting you saturday!

claire
beaktweets.blogspot.com

jenvegas said...

LOL! You know I'm a big fan when I KNOW the brands of your pieces when remixed :) I LOVE your style. Have a lovely getaway trip! <3

cakesandshakes said...

Hey OG, have you thought instead of tights you could wear leggings that stop just at the bottom of the ankle? They are great on chilly spring or summer days and you don't feel like a throwback to winter : ) Plus which. They make them in some great summery colours also!!

Cakesandshakes.wordpress.com

Lady Moriarty said...

I want your shoes like really !!!! Ok what's your price ? ^^

See U !

miss teacups. said...

your shoes are absolutle perfection.

BARGAIN BEX said...

you've gone and done it again, miss ... you've convinced me that i oh so desperately need an aztec-printed bucket bag in my accesory life.

check it out here:

http://bargainbex.blogspot.com/2011/05/bucket-bag-list.html

bex.

Mr. Taylor and his Lady said...

you are gorgeous! love your blog!
Xo

http://ericplustanya.blogspot.com

dusanabotswana said...

I love this bag so much & your dress & shoes are great too! i think the white shoes are perfect for wearing black tights but still making a springy look.

Lindsay said...

You look darling, despite the tights. I know what you mean, though. It's been nice, then rainy then nice then rainy and I can't keep up. Wishing it would stay nice already. Love the look and the new shoes :)

Lindsay Living

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