Fashion Outfits

Snakes, Stripes, Sparkles

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Top/shorts: Old Navy (Similar Top), Necklace: Forever 21, Shoes: Kelsi Dagger via TJ Maxx ($5 on clearance!!)

 

 

Oddly enough, I wore this outfit 3 days ago, and now we are in a freeze warning and I wore a scarf/coat/gloves yesterday. I’m so happy that it was warm enough to wear shorts and sandals for a day, even if the warm weather was just temporary. I’ve decided that many of my outfits are relatively boring, so I wanted to play with a mix of textures here to add interest. I’ve always shied away from mixing prints, but the snake-print shoes in a neutral color seemed to be a complimentary pair to the bright striped shirt. I got these shoes for $5 on clearance at TJ Maxx. Thank you TJ for feeding my obsession with wedge heels. As for the jewels, I cannot stand to wear a boatneck top without adding a big, blingy necklace, so this gave me the perfect opportunity to wear my new necklace. And by new, I mean it’s been sitting on my jewelry table for, like, 2 months while I waited for the perfect outfit to wear for its debut.
 Now, I heard a little rumor that our unseasonably warm weather is supposed to return soon, so I’m off to buy a bottle of sunless tanner and plan the perfect outfit to debut my leather shorts I told you about earlier!
P.S. Please excuse my lack of makeup and the fact that one of my eyes is nearly swollen shut. Hello, allergy season!

3 Comments

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    Katy @ Sugar and Chiffon
    April 3, 2012 at 11:55 pm

    Thank you, Joyce! And Catherine, I hope you find another one soon! I practically live in striped boat-neck tops!

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    smalltownbigwardrobe.com
    April 2, 2012 at 11:14 pm

    Aah yes, the old shorts one day, pants the next. Always fun, dressing for weather like this, isn’t it? I am now kicking myself for passing up on an orange striped shirt very close to this one – what a great classic piece!

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    Joyce
    March 28, 2012 at 2:34 am

    I love the stripes and your necklace is so pretty! Really great outfit 🙂

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