Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Kick Around

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What I wore:
Jacket: J.Crew (last year)
Sweater: from Veronika
Top: American Apparel (old)
Jeans: Urban Outfitters ($9 in-store sale)
Booties c/o Wanted
Bracelet: Swapped
Earrings c/o Noble Town Vintage (2011)
Bag: Thrifted/ Vintage Coach ($10-ish?)
Beanie: Brixton (Chris's)

Where I wore it: Sunday brunch date, running errands around town

We had every intention of doing something interesting on Sunday- maybe hiking, going to a museum, checking out something cool and new- but then we slept until 11, so brunch it was. Whoops. Winter provides the perfect excuse to be lazy, and layers provide the illusion of a put-together outfit.

I picked these jeans up on a Saturday evening shopping date, certainly not an everyday pair, but the different silhouette was a welcome change to my usual skinnies.


23 comments:

Velveteen Mint said...

You look good in bell bottom jeans!

Jules said...

Really nice outfit as always!
I love your jeans and your sweater.
xoxo
Jules from france ;)

Adrienne Scott-Trask said...

Great jeans!! ...Great price too!!
I am definitely on the hunt for some more flares! I should have kept mine from the last time they were in style!
-Adrienne. xo

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Heidi said...

Love this outfit and the touch of glitter! -Heidi

Chaucee said...

Ooo love this look! And the boots add just the right amount of sparkle :P

Liz Lauren said...

love those jeans!! I need a pair of bell bottoms!


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Dawn said...

I think that these jeans are super flattering on you. Hair is amazing and the sweater that Veronika gave you is so cozy and lovely. Clicked over from instagram. Dawn suitcase vignettes

amanda tinsley said...

despite rhetoric, denim on denim can be quite chic. i love a nod to the timeless ‘american co-ed’ silhouette – denim, wool, long strap leather bag, sensible walking shoe, etc. dig it.

Moorea Seal said...

We're half twinsies today. Same boots, my favorites!, and I'm wearing bell bottoms too :)
xo Moorea

KristiMcMurry said...

Those jeans look great. I like the wider bottom a lot. I'm jealous of your snow!

giselaandzoe said...

what a steal those cute pants were! cabled cream cardigans are my winter staples!

☯ZERO STYLE☯ said...

how comfy is that sweater???? i also really like the bell bottoms! they suit you! as a very short person, i wish i could pull them off!

inspirationlush.com said...

Those boots are adorable! Very cute outfit :)

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Cait Val said...

you look awesome!!! the white fisherman's sweater is killer! and those glitter booties . . . yes please!

xo. c & v
cake & valley

Melissa said...

The cut of those pants is perfect. I love the denim on denim, as well.

<3 Melissa
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Ally said...

Love the photo without the coat. So modern 70s!

Brooke @ You're in Brookelynn said...

Love the denim on denim! Plus the boots :)

♥Brooke
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sweet harvest moon said...

I really like your 70s inspired outfits.Beautiful coat!

Anonymous said...

How do the booties fit? Are they narrow or wide? Snug at all? I want to buy a pair online but there are no reviews. Don't know if I should size 1/2 up or down...or buy them in my size. Any info would be appreciated! ~ Kim

Orchid Grey said...

Anon (Kim): The booties are very comfortable, I would say they're normal width and fit true to size. I always add insoles to my shoes, so the extra Dr. Scholls makes them a big snugger around my heel and ankle which I actually prefer. The glitter seems to be well adhered and the faux-suede is actually passable. They seem like they'd last awhile too. Hope that helps and thank you for reading!

let me know if there's anything else I can tell you about them!

Anonymous said...

Thank you for the info on the booties! Yes, it does help. PS: I love your style. Oh, and your hair. I have straight flat hair. The volume of your hair makes me want to buy bottles and bottles of volumizing shampoo. ~ Kim

Dayna said...

I love the tiny surprise sparkle on the shoes! :)

astr!d said...

i love those jeans!!!

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