Tuesday, November 15, 2011

A la Gloria

Photos by Mandy of The Curvy Model

Top c/o Pineapple Mint Vintage
Jeans: H&M
Shoes: Matiko (2009)
Bag: VIntage Thrift
Sunglasses: Vintage
Belt: AA
Bracelets: F21
Orchid Grey Bracelet: ModCloth

I may have mentioned my love of Gloria Steinem before, but if I haven't: I love Gloria Steinem. I have a general appreciation of strong, smart women who aren't afraid to admit to enjoying fashion
and/or personal style. When I put together an outfit inspired by the seventies (which is often), I typically have one of two women in mind as inspiration: my mother or Gloria Steinem. Last week, it was Gloria. I picked up these jeans over the summer, finally finding a pair of high-waisted jeans that went up to my actual waist. I paired them with a vintage tie-neck blouse, and a vintage D&B satchel.

In other news: Chris starts his new job today! I'm so excited for him, he found a great position at a small boutique here in Pittsburgh. I'm very proud!

Happy Tuesday!


kate gabrielle said...

I love Gloria Steinem! (and your outfit! :)

Kitsune-kun said...

your hair looks UHmazing:) and that purse is totally adorable. and lovely scenery!

blue roses said...

i am totally with you, love a strong, intelligent woman with an acute and unabashed interest in aesthetics. some of my favorite writers and poets, lydia davis, anne sexton, have a beautiful sense of personal style.

the polka dots and wide-leg denim are great!


Vintage-Mardle said...

I love this outfit, absolutely beautiful. Those sunglasses are amazing!!!

Looks like you are loving your new area, and very pleased your other half has a job. Hope you both, and the kitties, are continuing to settle in nicely.



bloo. said...

I absolutely love it ! ;-))


Arielle said...

You look great in high waisted jeans!


Rae Veda said...

I absolutely love your blouse! The cutest! xo, rv


Alexia said...

LOVE those glasses and that blouse!


Joy said...

You look amazing!

lovefashion said...

Loving the polka dots & bracelets.

Samantha Chu Ramage. said...

love the sunglasses and the whole look-julie! i have some books by gloria steinem- thank you for reminding me to read them!


Anonymous said...

That blouse is perfect, and this look really suits you!


Anonymous said...

Like the high waisted jeans: I am currently drooling over a similar pair in Gap (but with patch style front pockets) - just waiting for sales time now :-)


Anonymous said...

Like the high waisted jeans: I am currently drooling over a similar pair in Gap (but with patch style front pockets) - just waiting for sales time now :-)


Schnuersenkelrolltreppentod said...

I love your blouse! <3

The Bootlace


alexandra grecco said...

lovely! love those sunglasses.


Kaitlin Mattingly said...

this total 70s look rocks on you.
i love the rounded glasses and the flare jeans super sexy.

xoxo katlin

Jamie Rose said...

What an awesome 70's-esque look! The polka dot top is so cute and those jeans look amazing on you.

Santina said...

Ha!!! I always check my hair in my sunglasses!

This look is amazing on you! Those jeans fit like a glove!

I'm happy you're settling in. I totally understand how stressful it can be. I finally feel like my boyfriend and I are settled in here in SF!

Sweet Harvest Moon said...

Oh my, love this look!

Chelle Lynn said...

Those sunnies are to die for. I wish they were not vintage so that I could buy their twin!

charity @ c'est la belle vie said...

you look chic as usual! This outfit is so flattering, your figure looks amazing. Congrats to your husband, he found that job so quick!

Marie @ Lemondrop Vintage said...

Totally inspired to wear my secretary blouse in a new way!

Marie @ Lemondrop ViNtAge

Yuka said...

i love this look on you! and your hair is glorious!


Julie, this outfit is breathtakingly beautiful, and you look SO gorgeous in these photos. I'm smitten with those jeans & that blouse is just the perfect accompaniment. Aw, a big congrats to Chris -so happy for you guys. xo veronika

Anonymous said...

You look stunning! I really like the cut of those jeans, they're not too tight at the top so have much more of a relaxed feel. Great look :)

Mandy said...

Looking awesome lady! <333

Steffys Pros and Cons said...

your blouse is FAB and i love the wide leg pants!

<3 steffy

wardrobeexperience said...

i have the same pants!
you paired them so good with this brown dotted blouse...


theSIREN said...

in love with your jeans and purse! vintage heaven

xxx theSIRENofMod

akiko said...

Love love this outfit! very 70's and great match with your hair!! -akiko


Valerie at Beauty and the Budget said...

oh my goodness you look absolutely adorbs! this is so my style--polka dots, white leg jeans I heart that!

kaelah beauregarde said...

such a great outfit, julie! i love it!

Elyse said...

I love these seventies style pants .

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