Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Golden Lights

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What I wore:
Tee: ModCloth (find it here)
Skirt: Thrifted ($2)
Kelsi Dagger heels & midi ring c/o Lulu's
Daisy ring: shop in Beverly ($11)
Coral ring: Vintage ($6)
Necklace: Vintage/ Avalon ($12)
Sunglasses: Vintage ($5)
Cuff bracelet: Thrifted ($2)
Beaded bracelet c/o Musana Jewelry
Bag: Vintage Coach/ Avalon ($20)

I wore this to: show off my new favorite skirt

This skirt was something I wasn't completely sold on when I brought it home from Salvation Army, but I liked the colors and I liked the pattern, so I took a chance. Well, after actually styling it, rather than just trying it on with my baggy tee shirt and sneakers at the store, I feel in love. Sometimes it's worth taking a chance on something you're not sure of, especially if that something costs a whopping two bucks.

ps- Musana Jewelry, who kindly sent me that sunny yellow bracelet up there, is a pretty awesome organization. You can read more about them here.


Elizabeth said...

I'm loving the vertical stripes!


Kelly said...

Wow, this look is amazing! And it just goes to show you have to have a little vision and patience (or sometimes A LOT) when it comes to thrifting. Which I think is all part of the fun of it!

Adrienne Scott-Trask said...

Wow....what a great outfit!!
I love that skirt!!
-Adrienne. xo

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Michelle | CreatureType.com said...

Ahhh, you just always look so cool, Julie! Haha, I'm usually content going for the "cute" look, but I do wish I could pull off "cool" as effortlessly as you sometimes! :)

RosieB said...

You look gorgeous! Heidi braids are my favourite :)


veronika girlandcloset said...

Yay, glad you to took a chance on the skirt because it looks AMAZING on you + I'm in awe of how you've styled it. You have such a great eye for style & fashion, Julie!! Hope you're having an awesome week! xo

MrJeffery said...

amazing look here.

Laura Go said...

The skirt is lovely. And I really am digging that necklace!
♥ laura
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Heidi said...

Those glasses are amazing! So in love with them. xo Heidi

Jennifer said...

Shup up - you look amazing!!

xo Jennifer


hannah said...

i just love when you do your hair like this. it's perfect on you.


robyn said...

That skirt is amazing. Good find!

Jul said...

I still have to find an outfit styled by you that I don't LOVE with the passion of a thousand suns :) those sunglasses and that skirt...they are amazing.
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Orchid Grey said...

Jul- THANK YOU! Quite possibly one of the nicest compliments I've received. I am quite fond of the sunglasses and skirt myself, I've been wearing them nonstop!

sweet harvest moon said...

Your hair is so beautiful!

17 beats. said...

everything about this. perfection.

Anonymous said...

My goodness this is beautiful. Your braids are amazing.

Jess @ Sweet Athena said...

Love this outfit! It is not my typical style, but this outfit just works perfectly! I'll be on the look out for a skirt and shoes like those. They work so well.

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