Oh Hey

Pardon my cliche fall post, but HELLO FALL! The cool weather has finally hit the south and I will admit that it feels fantastic. But not as fantastic as it felt to dig out this sweater from my closet- I bought this last spring at J. Crew and I have been dying to wear it. But I feel like people would question me if I pulled it out while the temperatures were still in the triple digits. I’ll admit- when I woke up this morning and say that it was 43 degrees, I was like, “um, no thanks, not today”, but I came around as soon as I discovered this little ensemble. Today when my college counselor asked me how I was, I practically screamed at him that I was “embracing fall”. Well. This outfit just seemed so fall-ish to me that I needed to tell someone. And I needed that person to appreciate it. So there.

{Sweater: J. Crew (similar), Skirt: Anthropologie, Boots: Vintage, Necklaces: Kate Spade, J. Crew, Earrings: Kate Spade, Purse: Lucky Brand}

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Ooh La La

This scarf. Is my favorite thing. I know I say about half my wardrobe is my favorite thing, but there is just something about this scarf- a certain je ne sais quoi– that i just adore. Plus I bought it in Paris so it gets automatic props. Sorry I haven’t been posting as much as usual. I am still getting back in the swing of things with school/ repeating outfits and I am too embarrassed to post about repeats. I’m working on it, y’all.

P. S. I’m still looking deathly pale. Sorry ’bout that.

{Shirt: Target, Skirt: J. Crew, Scarf: Paris, Shoes: Target}

Love Will Not Break Your Heart, but Dismiss Your Fears

Some nights you just need to listen to Mumford and Sons. So much soul. I love this dress- It is so comfortable to wear all day! I just needed to add the scarf and a sweater to make it through school! Temperatures are arctic in my school building. Sometimes I even have to carry around a blanket. But back to the outfit- one of my favorites! Perfect go-to for a late morning.

{Dress: J. Crew, Scarf: Vintage, Shoes: Target, Sweater: Anthropologie}

Hot Pink

Yesterday was my last day of my internship! Sad face! But is was seriously one of the best experiences I’ve ever had. I learned so much from all the fabulous women at the magazine and I’m hoping I can go back and work for them again! But enough sadness. I got to wear my favorite skirt yesterday! This skirt is SO flowy, and whenever I walk, it seriously has the prettiest flow behind me. It’s like a glorious cascade of hot pink chiffon. I am obsessed. And it’s really hard not to be happy while you are wearing that much pink.

{TShirt: Target, Skirt: Anthropologie (old), Shoes: Target, Necklaces: Kate Spade, J. Crew}

Cute as a Button

When you don’t know what to wear, go with a button down. They go with everything, and make everything look classically chic. That plus my favorite J. Crew skirt makes for a perfect summer work outfit.

{Shirt: Polo, Skirt, J. Crew (old), Shoes: Target, Necklace: Kate Spade}

Working Girl

One of my favorite trends this Spring/ Summer is the shorts suit. I really just love the whole look of a blazer with shorts. So here is my take on it! For the past week and a half, I have been an intern at Justine Magazine.  I really love working there, but it has left me exhausted! So I am really sorry that I haven’t been able to do a lot of posting lately. School starts soon, so hopefully y’all can see all my back-to-school outfits!

{shorts: Gap, tank: Gap, blazer: J. Crew, shoes: Target, bag: vintage}

On Pointe

Yes, I have worn this dress before. But it’s seriously one of my favorite pieces of my clothing. It is such a ballerina dress with its soft pink color and circle skirt. So of course I had to have a messy bun and delicate gold accents. So girly. So romantic. So ME!

P.S. Sorry I haven’t been able to post a lot lately. I’ve been working on all the summer work I have to get done before school starts. And I applied to COLLEGE! Woo small victories.

{Dress: Rugby Ralph Lauren, Shoes: Target, Necklace: Kate Spade, Headband: J. Crew}

Flashback

I put on this outfit yesterday morning and I realized that it is almost identical to what I wore in Paris when I went to France for a month last summer. I bought this scarf at this adorable little boutique in Paris and it is seriously one of my favorite pieces of clothing. It is super versatile and unique- it was the only one in the little shop!

{Dress: J. Crew, Scarf: Paris, Shoes: Target, Belt: Target (similar)}

Back In Town

I’m home! My first day home was the perfect balance of relaxing and busy. I woke up at the crack of 10 and saw my best friend before she left on vacation, went with my mother to get her hair done, and then did some grocery shopping. And, I am completely ignoring the fact that school starts in a few weeks. It’s still summer, and tax free weekend hasn’t happened yet. So I am still on vacation. There.

{Top: Polo, Bandeau: Anthropologie, Shorts: Gap (similar), Shoes: Chacos, Headband: J. Crew}

Sounds Like a Challenge

Some days are just a little slower than others. Yesterday, I tumbled out of bed and wandered around the house all morning until I realized that it was noon an we hadn’t done anything nor made plans to do anything. Then, I remembered that my mom and I had thought about seeing Snow White and the Huntsman. The only problem was that it is not playing in Modesto anymore and the closest place it is playing in Turlock (the next town over, about 30 minutes away). And, there was a show at 12:30. My mom and I were thinking about going to either that show, or the one at 3:30 when my grandma said, “Oh you can’t go to the 12:30 one, you’ll never make it”. Well, that made up our minds and we decided to go for the 12:30. And we made it with 5 minutes to spare!

P. S. Chris Hemsworth is lookin’ mighty fine that the movie.

{Sweater: J. Crew, Shorts: Target, Shoes: Target, Necklaces: Kate Spade, J. Crew}