Monday, October 25, 2010

Wearing the Colors of Autumn

This is completely being inspired by the season's colors. After a HUGE haul this weekend, I found myself on Sunday morning getting ready for church thinking, "Oh my goodness, what the heck am I gonna wear?" It's one of the things I love about dresses, it's always a pulled together look.



These are a pair of the boots that I got this weekend for just $3! They are Gianni Binni and all leather. You can't even buy PLEATHER for $3. That's gotten to be a pet peeve of mine - faux leather shoes and purses for LEATHER prices. I just can't get excited paying that much for leather's country cousin.




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Another pet peeve of mine is wrinkled clothing and low and behold, that's what I'm sporting! This fabric just wrinkles easily and then when I took the dress off, I realized that the entire side was still unzipped! Sunday mornings rarely go smoothly, but I still felt fabulous in the dress and boots and for anyone who knows me...It's all about the feeling!





Dress...... Belks(gift from my sweet baby)

Belt......Michael Kors via TJ Maxx($15?)

Booties.......Gianni Binni via Thrifted($3)

Jacket.......Thrifted ($2)

Bracelet.......Inherited from my very stylish mom




Happy feelings this Monday!

6 comments:

  1. I absolutely adore the colors you're wearing!

    Leia

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  2. Thanks so much for visiting & for the "follow". Can't wait to snoop around YOUR blog!! :)

    Pleather = "leather's country cousin". Classic.

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  3. Big score on those boots!!! You'll be wearing THOSE a lot!

    Those colors look great on you~

    On the wrinkled thing? I heard that the french feel wrinkles are better~it shows that the fabric is natural fibers and not synthetic. So more power to wrinkles!!!

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  4. This just might be my favorite outfit I've seen you wear. I adore the melon-y orange combined with that nearly olive green. And the bracelet? Wow. Proof that moms are the best! Congrats on your successful shopping! You're right it is SO much FUN!

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  5. I've been boot shopping lately and have decided I must be a boot snob. Must be leather or not at all. Great find on the boots.

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