Thursday, May 17, 2012

apartment hunting






Skirt: Vintage
Belt: Thrifted
Shoes: Vintage
Shirt: Clothing Swap
Jacket: Thrifted
Bracelet: Gift from Cambodia
Necklace: Available in my shop
Earrings: Available in my shop

How this outfit came to be Hattified: I started with the skirt, added a pop of pattern with the shirt. The necklace and earrings were too good a match not to be worn. I love how the flowers in the necklace match the tiny flowers in the shirt. Threw on the jean jacket since it was a little chillier today.

Why this outfit Works: The navy belt and the navy strip at the bottom of the shirt balance each other out and tie in the violet blue blouse. 

Another Version: Try it with a pair of skinny dark jeans. 

Apartment hunting is hard work. It is stressful...but also fun when you're rewarded with a marble slab ice cream cone. Who doesn't love birthday cake ice cream with gummies in it? 

11 comments:

  1. My gosh, that skirt is the best thing ever!! Oddly enough, I swear I had the same one but in knee length when I was in middle school. It's one of those pieces that I wish I held onto to. (I'm still hoping it's buried somewhere at my parent's house). All those pops of purple are so cute too!

    Best wishes with the apartment hunt! I'm thinking I need that bday cake ice cream with the gummies right about now:)

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  2. This skirt was such a great find-- LOVE clothing swaps. So good!

    xoxo
    Remy
    www.mydailythreads.blogspot.com

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  3. This skirt is definitely gorgeous!!! I love it with the floral blouse and the denim jacket. Denim jackets go with everything, always!!
    Good luck apartment hunting, I can imagine that would be super stressful
    xJennaD

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  4. Lovin the whole ensemble and the thought process that went through with it.

    Good luck with apartment hunting!

    xx
    Amanda
    Giveaway at MyCowlick.blogspot.com

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  5. Love the pleats and stripes of your skirt, so chic:)

    Mallory
    whitwatwear

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  6. I loveeeee that skirt! So much better that it's vintage!! You look great!

    Wida
    Missing Amsie Blog

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  7. Love love love this! That maxi skirt is gorgeous & I love how you styled it with a cute colourful top & denim jacket :) Good luck with the apartment hunting; I know how stressful it can be!

    <3 Shawna
    Serpentine Streets

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  8. Good luck with the Apartment hunting! How exciting moving can be though...

    I am digging this skirt. Very unique and yet classic looking.

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