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Cheap Monday

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Hurley vest_Cheap Monday bodysuit_UO shorts4Hurley vest. Cheap Monday Brenda bodysuit. Urban Outfitters shorts. Vintage boots

Without realizing it, this look encompasses everything I dig:  fringe, lace, side zippers, studs and buckles.  And ironically, it’s Monday and I borrowed this Cheap Monday Brenda bodysuit from Melly, albeit yesterday.  I regret not snatching up one of these since they’re perfect for layering and throwing on underneath blazers.  I’ve scoured the internet looking for one in XS, but came up empty.  If you’re looking to fill a lace bodysuit void in your closet, in my search, I found that Urban Outfitters still has the mint green in a large (on sale), Revolve Clothing has size medium in white, and Shopcultist has size small and medium in the white, as well as the black in medium.

After watching one of my favorite Sex and the City episodes this weekend, I’ll leave you with a Carrie quote:

SATC quote

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75 Responses to “Cheap Monday”


  1. July 6, 2009 at 7:17 am

    Love love love!!
    Love the lace top a lot, great shorts with the zipper detail and love the fringed jacket.
    X, fashion-nerdic.

  2. July 6, 2009 at 7:19 am

    love the lace top and gilet!
    great!
    xx

  3. July 6, 2009 at 7:52 am

    Love this look….I’ve been wanting to get some Cheap Monday jeans for a long time now…

  4. July 6, 2009 at 8:29 am

    You look radiant. Just beautiful 🙂

  5. July 6, 2009 at 8:44 am

    grat quote, yummy boots honey!
    xx
    marian

  6. July 6, 2009 at 10:11 am

    Fabulous look and quote!

    Love the zipper detail on those shorts! You look fantastic, darling B!

    xoxox,
    CC

  7. July 6, 2009 at 10:17 am

    lovethe vest and the shorts! the side zipper is genius!

  8. 8 tip
    July 6, 2009 at 10:27 am

    Love love love this look! that vest is A.M.A.Z.I.N.G!! you look gorgeous as always!!
    AA has a new lace bodysuit out as well!

  9. 9 tip
    July 6, 2009 at 10:28 am

    oh and those shorts…sick!!

  10. July 6, 2009 at 10:54 am

    My fave part of SATC wasn’t the crazy inspiring fashion, but the quotes throughout the episodes….Thanks for sharing…:)

    xoxo
    Mimi

  11. July 6, 2009 at 10:55 am

    You look stunning, as always dear! I love that bodysuit! It’s perfect:)

  12. July 6, 2009 at 11:06 am

    Such a cute outfit, the shorts are awesome!

  13. July 6, 2009 at 11:37 am

    love the outfit- fringe/ studs/ zippers are my favorites now too!
    xo, Olivia

  14. July 6, 2009 at 1:27 pm

    If I wore all my favorite trends at once I would get so confused and look a bit of a mess- but you know how to style it and pull it off every time, Becs! Love the combo of the black with the denim especially.

    Love the S&TC quote.

  15. July 6, 2009 at 2:05 pm

    amazing outfit!

    love those shorts

  16. July 6, 2009 at 2:29 pm

    wow cant believe you pulled off allthose trends at once . 🙂

    what a great smile you have

  17. July 6, 2009 at 2:40 pm

    haha, I love Samantha and her coulda, woulda, shoulda’s 🙂

    Cheap Monday are my favorite, and so is this outfit on you!!!

    btw, That Miami-based show sounds like a gossip-filled-fest can’t wait lol.. and I need to see that.. NJ unaired footage? Wooohooo!

    x, thanks!

  18. July 6, 2009 at 3:10 pm

    thanks very much for your comment.
    you know i adore your blog and style 🙂

    X, mrn.

  19. July 6, 2009 at 3:41 pm

    Hello Gorgeous! This outfit is so amazing! You have everything I love! Lace, side-zipped shorts, fringe vest, and beautiful hair to wrap it all up! Cool Carrie quote! xxoxoxoxo

  20. July 6, 2009 at 4:17 pm

    Great Carrie qoute and amazing outfit, lace denim and fringe, brilliant combonation!
    XOXOXO
    Libby
    http://fashionconfectionairy.weebly.com

  21. July 6, 2009 at 4:20 pm

    heyyyy beautiful B!!!

    how awesome do you look here? i must say all those items i love myself! the lace stands out the most!!! it’s just so hot right now! you look gorge!!!

    thank you for your comment on my sketch =) the length of time it takes depends on how detailed the photo is and how detailed i try to make it. typically i take about 45 minutes. but i always lose track of time when i’m doing it, so it could be longer haha

    mwaaaaaa

  22. July 6, 2009 at 5:54 pm

    luv, do you use wordpress… and did you do the theme yourself? i love your page. i’m looking at hosting mine on a different blog platform.

    x

  23. July 6, 2009 at 7:56 pm

    you never fail to impress me becs! as always, you floor me with your exquisitely edgy style. love the mix of the elements-the fringe, lace, grungy shorts.. love love love!

    thanks for the kind words. it means a lot:)

    much love
    eden

  24. July 6, 2009 at 9:49 pm

    Absolutely love the outfit =]
    serious I love the studs and buckles too =]
    Absolutely stunning these photos are

  25. July 6, 2009 at 10:40 pm

    love the lace bodysuit!!!
    and the pics are fabulous!!

    xx

  26. July 7, 2009 at 2:21 am

    hey b! thank you so much for letting me know how you use wordpress. your page looks great… really professional looking.

    mwa

  27. July 7, 2009 at 3:28 am

    Aborable! Bravo, girl! And, one question – sho designed that boots?

    FM~FP~AF

  28. July 7, 2009 at 7:44 am

    Your outfits really rock! I am always stunned how you always manage to give your style that rock touch! It’s so funny because I’ve watched Sex and The City episodes the whole week-end and happend to see the episode you deal with in your post. ..great minds think alike
    xoxo
    aline

  29. July 7, 2009 at 7:54 am

    That bodysuit looks sooo fantastic, and I absolutely love your shorts dear!

  30. July 7, 2009 at 7:55 am

    LOVE that vest! So hot! We blog rolled your fabulous self!

  31. July 7, 2009 at 10:31 am

    Those boots are perfect Honey…

    I saw the Cheap Monday campaign – I think: awesome…so romantic with rock details…What do U think?

    XoXo

  32. July 7, 2009 at 10:55 am

    Loving the lace again! And the fringed vest is such a nice touch. Love that pose in the third pic.. looks like you were dancing!

  33. July 7, 2009 at 1:08 pm

    OOoooooh you really give us the evidence that THE “BOMBnextDoor” is intrinsically a scorching “short denim shorts Goddess” !!!!!
    ps: AND I really like the way these side zippers instil such a sulfurous “SM CHIC” twist on it . . .
    Marvelously Radiant as Always Dear .

    à Bientôt, Antoine

  34. July 7, 2009 at 7:18 pm

    hot hot hot u look amazing in lace and you’re so madonna i love it so much!

    xoxo hot hot hot!

  35. July 7, 2009 at 9:18 pm

    love these girl, youre gorg! and love the pics too, and that awesome sunset:)

    xx raez

  36. July 7, 2009 at 9:35 pm

    how come when I wear a lace bodysuit it never comes out as cool as this? The view from your balcony(?) is sweet.

    ps. i put a picture of the tattoo up if you’re still wondering what it is…

  37. July 8, 2009 at 12:23 am

    I am craving the lace top, and the boots!!! YOU DEFINATELY GOT THE LOOKS!!!

  38. 40 ellio100
    July 8, 2009 at 1:20 am

    love the mix of late and fringe all that good stuff… UK’ers check out primark for lace bodysuits (lace isn’t that lush but will do for layering)
    how’d you get the picture effects on that first pic? x x x

    • 41 becs
      July 9, 2009 at 12:56 pm

      Hi! Thanks so much for your comment. I use a photo editing program called Picnik, and that’s how I get the effects for all my pics. Thanks again for reading!

      xo, Becs

  39. July 8, 2009 at 5:07 am

    amazing vest and boots…well, amazing outfit!

  40. July 8, 2009 at 8:32 am

    Hi Becs,

    I always think you look great on shorts and jeans because you have great legs.

    Love your lace top.

    your pics are fun, young and energy as always.

    Hanh,

  41. July 8, 2009 at 9:25 am

    ..thank you..yup it’s naturally crazy curly. i’ve always wanted straight hair. luckily someone invented straightening irons so I can have the best of both worlds. your hair is stunning and soo shiny!
    x
    http://www.tittees.blogspot.com

  42. 45 Clare Brown
    July 8, 2009 at 10:37 am

    What a wonderful outfit! I love the lacy top with shorts. Your photos are so full of wonderful energy. You look so fun and carefree! I love it!
    Cheers,
    Clare

  43. July 8, 2009 at 1:26 pm

    hi beautiful you! thanks so much for your comment- youre amazing. keeP up the very very inspiring BloG! xx

  44. July 8, 2009 at 5:56 pm

    I love every single piece! Well put together 😉

    lionstigersandfashionohmy.com

  45. July 8, 2009 at 8:04 pm

    I loveee this bodysuit!! it is so amazing! you look lovely! xx

  46. July 8, 2009 at 9:08 pm

    Really love the vest especially! And I have to say I’m amazed by your last look too…AWESOME!
    Keep Rockin’
    -jessie

  47. July 9, 2009 at 12:02 am

    Hi there-a totally fabulous outfit, so on trend and stylish too!

  48. July 9, 2009 at 3:28 am

    Lovely, lovely look. The bodysuit is fabness, i totally need one, and your booties are yum!

    I gave your blog an award 🙂

    – nadia

  49. July 9, 2009 at 3:40 am

    Your outfits are amazing pretty baby. My jaw just hit the floor basically. I’ve missed your blog for quite sometime now 😦 Mostly because of work and school, but now it’s the summer so yesssss. That fringe vest, shoes and shorts are PERFECT. I love your personal taste, it’s lovely.

    KISS, China L.

  50. July 9, 2009 at 4:59 am

    Hey, dear, I love all of your photos… so full of color and freshness. You mix and match style is so exciting, definitely a source of inspiration.

    Mind if we exchange links?

    Kisses

  51. July 9, 2009 at 6:12 am

    I know I scour ebay too much for one! Otherwise you look stunning, I have missed a few posts?!

    Loving the lace in the past two and the shoes aswell!!!

    Lauren x

  52. July 9, 2009 at 8:11 am

    So utterly fabulous… love everything! xx

  53. July 9, 2009 at 11:07 am

    This look is freakin’ awesome! You look amazing…now if only I can pull this off… =)

    Love how it looks like you’re having so much fun in all of your pics!

  54. July 9, 2009 at 2:04 pm

    The fringed jacket is sooooo perfect with that outfit… amazing look… x

  55. July 9, 2009 at 3:36 pm

    You look so amazing! Love that lace body!

  56. July 9, 2009 at 7:39 pm

    Try choosechinatown.com darling! They actually have a Cheap Monday standalone shop in Chinatown! Go check it out now! 😀 You look marvelous, by the way!

  57. July 9, 2009 at 9:29 pm

    Woah, this outfit rocks!
    Love everything about it – the lace, the fringe, the short shorts…and you wear it all so well.
    Love the quote too. 🙂

  58. July 10, 2009 at 5:51 am

    Hey lovely,
    I’m so sorry for the lack of comments and hellos, my dear. I didn’t feel very well in the past weeks and so I didn’t spend time on bloggin and neither visit my favorite blogs. Now I’m “recovering” from the latest down and siting on the desk again 🙂
    I hope all is well, darling. Please give a big kiss to Mel, too! Will visit her blog now as well.
    Wishing you a wonderful weekend!
    much love and xxxxxxxxxxx
    sofie

  59. July 10, 2009 at 7:43 am

    i’ve spent the last couple days going through all your archives– new favorite blog! you got a bod on you girl and i am loving your style. soo fun. xo.

  60. 63 Tamara
    July 10, 2009 at 11:10 am

    Cool! Love the fringe+lace combination 😉

  61. July 10, 2009 at 11:31 am

    hey babygirl! i love this look and the zipper shorts 🙂 youre always so fabulous in my book love! also american apparel has come out with some sort of lacy bodysuit, thought i’d let u know!!!

  62. July 10, 2009 at 9:37 pm

    I loveeeee these boots!!!!!! ❤ ❤ ❤

  63. July 11, 2009 at 12:04 am

    Wicked boots and lace and vest!

  64. July 11, 2009 at 2:12 am

    Bex, you’re way too sweet and gorgeous for it to be legally possible lol. Love the outfit but i do all yours, i think maybe even slightly more than the one below but JUST SLIGHTLY 😉

    Wishing you well babe.

    xx Eeli

  65. July 11, 2009 at 1:30 pm

    As always, you look soooo good (:

    bisous,
    La C.

  66. July 11, 2009 at 9:53 pm

    SO CUTE omg, i’m in love with this outfit like you wouldn’t believe :]

  67. 70 thestylepotato
    July 12, 2009 at 8:28 am

    i really love the lace vest with shorts and fringed waistcoat!! i was debating on whether i should get a white or black lace bodysuit, but after seeing your pic i should go for black!! you look so amazing and energetic, keep up the creativity!!! and yes, the holiday was really nice! 🙂

  68. July 14, 2009 at 2:23 pm

    Love the lace! I love lace, so sexy!

  69. July 14, 2009 at 10:57 pm

    Hey Becs!
    OMG, I am so jealous of the bodysuit. I love it but its sold out….i should’ve bought it a while a go! It looks great though.

  70. July 15, 2009 at 5:13 am

    your zip up shorts are amazing! and that lace bodysuit! gorgeous.
    🙂

  71. July 15, 2009 at 11:47 am

    that lace top is so lovely! i have a similar one. i bought it because i thought it was such a great piece of clothing, but i was unsure about how to wear it. this post is very inspirational! i really like your sense of style. it’s very classy with a touch of rock and roll. thank you so much for stopping by my blog!

  72. July 23, 2009 at 7:38 pm

    It’s not my style but I can tell that this outfit is totally you! You rock it so well!


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