07
Sep
09

Who wants to be ordinary in a crazy, mixed up world?

Forever 21 dress_Dolce Vita Phoenix sandals_Bandana1

Forever 21 dress_Dolce Vita Phoenix sandals_Bandana2

Forever 21 dress_Dolce Vita sandals

Forever 21 dress_DV sandals_bandana4Forever 21 dress. Dolce Vita Phoenix sandals

If wrapping a scarf or bandana around my head didn’t give me headaches after prolonged periods, I’d wear them more often.

As Labor Day marks the end of summer, I’m ready to transition into my Fall wardrobe, though in LA, this won’t happen til circa November.  I’m eagerly awaiting the arrival of my latest purchases — the BB Dakota faux fur vest and Topshop studded suede bag.  Can’t wait to throw on the vest over a plain knit dress or my AA v-neck t-shirt with skinny jeans and knee-high boots.  The Topshop bag is just what I’ve been searching for to fill my drawstring bucket bag void.  With this bag selling out twice now, it better not disappoint.

BB Dakota Faux Fur Vest_Topshop Studded Bag

Thanks so much for your sweet comments and encouraging words re: my lost inspiration.  I’m slowly regaining it after visiting all of your blogs.  Hope you are having a fabulous weekend!

Currently overplaying the ridiculous beats by David Guetta.

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42 Responses to “Who wants to be ordinary in a crazy, mixed up world?”


  1. September 7, 2009 at 4:56 am

    heyyy beautiful b! you look great!
    i get headaches from anything on my head which is really weird!!! usually from headbands or tight hats.

    love your fall pics! 🙂 that bag is awesome!!!

    and you’re making me thirsty with that lemondate piccie.

    mwa mwa mwa

  2. September 7, 2009 at 5:23 am

    Lovely dress! ooops…and Ur gladiators are UNIQUE! 🙂

    XoXo

  3. September 7, 2009 at 6:41 am

    Those sandals are sweet. Headbands are the coolest.

    ps. I don’t have one on my ribcage, but I’ve heard tattoos there hurt so bad! Not to scare you away…oh and once you get one, you’re gonna get at least one more…

  4. September 7, 2009 at 7:02 am

    David Guetta is amazing! Love him! Love these photos and your shoes! I love the shape of the topshop bag that you ordered!

  5. September 7, 2009 at 10:33 am

    I really like your headband ‘s “Hippie CHIC-issime” vibrancy, that your sulfurous polish declines on such a GLAMorous/exquisite way . . .
    ps: Ooooooh I Frankly think that your epitomesque “Smiling Sexy Freshness” is easily dedicated to cross Seasons on a Stainless mode, AND that this Dakota faux fur vest is MADE to be worn “next to the bare skin / à même la peau nue” (“Beads of sweat”) !!!!
    Frankly Hope you’re Well Dear.

    à Bientôt, Antoine

  6. September 7, 2009 at 11:51 am

    Love the shape of that dress! im totally into fur vests this season.. must find a cute (but cheap) one

  7. September 7, 2009 at 1:33 pm

    ADORE, ADORE, ADORE your dress!!!!! =)
    the light blue is so fabulous on you!

    x

  8. 9 Tamara
    September 7, 2009 at 2:20 pm

    Ooh, I’m in love with that bag, totally! 🙂 The bandana suits you really well, Becs!
    xo

  9. September 7, 2009 at 3:13 pm

    fabulous outfit! i love that bandana on you, the blue colour looks amazing! x

  10. September 7, 2009 at 4:38 pm

    you loo kso cute with the bandanna .. i really like these pics . i especially like that most of your pics have you smiling .

  11. September 7, 2009 at 7:45 pm

    Great photos. You look amazing.

  12. September 8, 2009 at 10:41 am

    Damn, you rock the wrap… and I can absolutley relate to the headache-headband scenario. The price of style. Sigh. lol.

    And your recent acquisitions are, of course, amazing… can’t wait to see you style them.
    xxx

  13. September 8, 2009 at 11:02 am

    Hi, gorgeous! Love the look, especially those fab booties! And the fur gilet is awesome!

    xoxox,
    CC

  14. September 8, 2009 at 12:59 pm

    Hey Becs!! You look so pretty in the dress!! I love the delicate colors and your headband! Your topshop purchases are enviable! I was just thinking of getting that bag too! Can’t wait to see them in your outfits 🙂 xxooxoxo

  15. September 8, 2009 at 1:19 pm

    I missed you! Lovely dress and the fur jacket is divine!
    X, fashion-nerdic.

  16. September 8, 2009 at 2:15 pm

    Hi Becs

    It’s great to see you back again and smiling as usual. This F21 dress is so adorable on you!
    The faux fur vest is awesome for Fall!
    Hope you are having a great day!!
    Anna xx

  17. September 8, 2009 at 7:36 pm

    Big score on that bag! SO cute!

  18. September 8, 2009 at 8:59 pm

    I wrote my comment in the wrong section. I lvoe this look!

  19. September 9, 2009 at 1:16 am

    What a pretty bohemian look! I can’t wait to see the fur vest on and i think i’m in love with the topshop bag, i’m on the look out for bucket bags right now also! =]

  20. September 9, 2009 at 1:37 am

    Awesome sandals…cleverly put together with your outfit…and the bandana is definitely the finishg touch!

  21. September 9, 2009 at 2:12 am

    Oh it’s a pity that bandanas cause headaches for you as they look so damn good in your hair!
    I love your shoes too!! Oh and the soup was delicious- the dumplings turned out perfectly!

  22. September 9, 2009 at 9:03 am

    That dress looks absolutely wonderful and I loooove your sandals! Ooh that faux fur vest looks amazing. Hope you’re having a beautiful day dear 🙂

  23. September 9, 2009 at 9:16 am

    I love the bandana around your head! It seems to be perfect for the summer and really fits you so well!

    Love love love!

    Many kisses,

    Kira

  24. September 9, 2009 at 2:03 pm

    Looooove that dress! And the shoes are hot! I spotted a very similar bag in Zara the other day in case you need a second option. And I’ve been eying a few fur vests myself… just haven’t quite decided on the brand yet.

    By the way… just left you an award on my blog 🙂

  25. September 9, 2009 at 6:20 pm

    adorable, outfit, i lvoe the bandana headband too:) love yah becs!

    xx raez

  26. September 9, 2009 at 6:49 pm

    Alright I will have to fork up 60 for that vest now!
    XOXO
    Libby
    http://fashionconfectionairy.weebly.com

  27. September 10, 2009 at 12:25 am

    love the bandana and dress..comfy casual at its best..and so LA too! haha.

    i just purchased a faux fur vest too from nordstroms..best decision ever!

  28. September 10, 2009 at 4:05 pm

    OMG! I looooooooooooooooooooove your sandals!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    xxx

  29. September 12, 2009 at 7:51 pm

    I love both those items (and you look gorgeous, btw!) Hurrah for summer tanned-ness! I dread mine fading come winter… ):

    I’m in the midst of trying out NARS & MAC lipsticks – have you got any suggestions for NARS? (: thankss ❤

    bisous,
    La C.

  30. 32 stylofoam
    September 13, 2009 at 1:01 am

    hehe, love Michelle Branch. That dress is brilliant

  31. September 13, 2009 at 7:43 am

    you look cute honey, gorge dress! love that studded bag dear
    xx
    marian

  32. September 13, 2009 at 1:22 pm

    Hey Becs! Thanks for the comment on my blog!

    I love the dress and sandals you’re wearing!! You wear that bandana so well! I could never pull it off! =)

  33. 35 Clare
    September 13, 2009 at 7:40 pm

    You are so stunningly gorgeous! I love your whole look! Oh an I am loving that fur vest. Too cute!

  34. September 13, 2009 at 7:40 pm

    Oh I can totally relate on the bandana thing. My head actually hurts if I wear ponytails for too long- so I’m always trapped my hair (worn down) getting tangled in my chap stick/lip gloss- blerg!

    I love the simplicity of this outfit on you and I’m totally envious of your awesome purchases! You and Mel have the best shopper eyes!

    Hope you have a great week, Becs!

  35. September 14, 2009 at 12:34 am

    Great sandals, you look like you’re having so much fun!

  36. September 15, 2009 at 6:53 am

    awesome outfit. i LOVE those shoes!

  37. September 15, 2009 at 1:09 pm

    Great photos!
    You looks amazing!

    xx

  38. September 16, 2009 at 11:34 am

    You look stunning dear! The dress looks amazing on you:))
    And I want that fur vest! I’ve bought one that’s a bit shorter in H&M recently:)

  39. 41 thecatsound
    September 17, 2009 at 8:06 am

    wow you look perfect!

  40. September 17, 2009 at 1:09 pm

    Looking cute girl! Love ur smile too!


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