Monday, April 26, 2010

OOTD: relax, max.

I just freekin' love this weather, peeps! It's been in the high 70s/low 80s and SUN. LOTS OF SUN. Heart. Its putting me in the summer-state-of-mind, and when I feel like that, I feel like relaxin'and'maxin'. (I just made that up, with the help of 90's sitcom reruns, I think.)

Tee: Old Navy perfect fit tee shirt
Vest: Monrow cotton vest
Skirt: F21 striped body con skirt
Shoes: MICHAEL Michael Kors cage sandals
Necklace: Baker's multi-strand chain necklace

I feel like this is a very Cali-inspired outfit. Just seems so laid-back and chill, which is what I was going for. Sometimes, all I want to do is wear my sweatpants outside, so instead of succumbing to the badness that is flannels-in-public, I reach in my closet for the most comfortable pieces and see if they work. I got lucky today, lovies. It did. (and a little inspiration was found in Harper's Bazaar, who suggested the vest to be paired with a tight skirt. Nice.)

7 comments:

  1. Love love love. So casual chic...you look fab as always!

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  2. Elaine, clothed muchApril 26, 2010 at 11:25 AM

    Love the skirt and that necklace! I'm ready for summer...I just wish Utah was too!

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  3. Love your skirt Justine - you are the cutest!

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  4. I love those shoes - and I wish I could pull off a striped mini like you can.

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  5. Eleanor-Shopping The ClosetApril 26, 2010 at 10:07 PM

    You totally tricked me because I thought you cut your hair in that 1st pic!
    These pieces work really well on you - not many people can do the stripes and look that good!

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  6. I thought you cut your hair too in the first pic too!

    I like the burgundy with the grey stripes- its a nice contrast. and you are rocking the striped bodycon skirt, I'm too scared of what I'd look like in one to even try it on.

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  7. haha! Nope, hair is still in tact, although I'm always tempted to chop it all off.

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