16 August 2011: With Bows On

I feel exceptionally girly today.

Maurice top, Old Navy skirt, Aerosole sandals

 

Man, why don’t I wear this top more often? I love it. And maybe grown women shouldn’t like bows, but damn it, I do. I spent all last fall and winter looking for bows of all sorts on tops and dresses, and it turns out that I was just running a year early. Pussybows are on all the runways and red carpets now, and I for one am thrilled!

 

But next time, I should probably not wear a bow on the skirt and top at the same time. At least they’re subtle.

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3 thoughts on “16 August 2011: With Bows On

  1. This is lovely. I don’t think that’s too much bows, they are definitely blended into each piece in a subtle but still romantic-y way. The shape of the shirt is really nice on you.

    With your hair up, I might add some dangly earrings to this outfit 🙂

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  2. Thank you! I love the drape and fit on the shirt, too – I think it’s jersey. I need to play with that fabric more, it’s fun.

    Dangly earrings would be perfect, agreed. I wish I could sub these out, but I have too many allergies. Although they are hoops…I bet I could make some diy attachments to change out. Could be fun.

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  3. My friend Dryden who takes online craftybiz classes with me was just talking about earring jackets on her blog to enhance a wedding set she customized for a friend (she still wanted to wear the earrings from her now husband, but wanted them more fancy!) http://designateddryden.com/?p=589 I hadn’t heard the concept of “jackets” until her post! so maybe something along those lines would be worth looking for 🙂

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