Tuesday, February 26, 2013

outfit posts: burgundy cardigan, black ruffle tank, polka-dot pencil skirt

Inspiration - Nordstrom

I had fun watching the Oscars on Sunday night and admiring all the glitter and glitz. Makes me wish that I had any sort of occasion in my life that required a full-on fancy pants ball gown with sparkle. My life contains lots of work days, some nice dinners, lots of casual days, the occasional wedding/baby-shower and a few nights on the town... all lovely events but zero reasons to wear a ball gown. It really seems like life should contain more reasons to wear a ridiculously extravagant dress! Need to start working on that one... :)

Polka-dot pencil skirt worn previously:
2012 in review- Polka Dot Skirt
One suitcase item - business capsule wardrobe

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10 comments:

  1. Your outfit looks better. The fit of the sweater is much better.

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  2. Lol. I actually popped over from my feed reader just to say exactly what Judy did - that your sweater is the right length for it, and the inspiration photo's sweater is too long.

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  3. Totally agree with Judy and Marisa - you look better. This is a great outfit.

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  4. I like your outfit way better than the picture. I love that skirt.

    Agi:)

    vodkainfusedlemonade.com

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  5. I agree with the previous comments that your outfit looks better. For me it isn't just one piece, but each individual piece is better for me.

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  6. Come to New Orleans and get on with a mardi gras krewe. I get to get flamed up in sparkly ball gowns at least twice a year!

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  7. Not flamed up...glammed up. Stupid auto correct.

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  8. nice outfit, perfect for work! love how the pattern and color add interest!
    xx Kate

    The Style Department

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  9. You all are too kind!! Thanks for all the really flattering comments!! :)

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  10. I totally copied you and wore this outfit to work today!! I have a J. Crew factory black and white pencil skirt, black fitted T, and wine cardigan. Thanks for the inspiration! :)

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