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Dec
09

Point me in the right direction

Funktional velvet blazer via Nasty Gal. Urban Outfitters men’s Stapleford Buffalo Work shirt. Jeffrey Campbell Carry boots. Topshop bag. Vintage watches

Oh dear Monday, how I loathe thee.  When I was younger and asked the random question about which super power I’d like to have, it was always the same — to fly.  If asked today, I’d want to have the power to freeze time.  Is it me or does it feel as if time is just whizzing by?  In the famous words of Jessie Spano from “Saved by the Bell”:

“There’s no time! There’s never any time!”

OK, end of daily rant.  I’m still feeling blazers/tops/sweaters with structured shoulders.  Since I’m petite, anything that gives me a proportional boost, including in the shoulders, is a plus.  Scored huge with this Funktional velvet blazer from Nasty Gal and can’t wait to next pair it with a bodycon dress/skirt.

The Jeffrey Campbell Carry boots are still available via Solestruck.com. Click HERE to see how I first wore these OTK boots with a casual dress.

If you’re on Chictopia, friend me!  I’m trying to post more often on there.  Thanks to everyone who’s entered my giveaway! The winner will be selected tonight with a post to follow shortly!

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38 Responses to “Point me in the right direction”


  1. December 7, 2009 at 9:00 am

    AMAZING look.
    i love your blazer.
    xoxox

  2. December 7, 2009 at 9:28 am

    I just fell in love with your bag!
    *On the fluffy pink cloud hahaha!

  3. December 7, 2009 at 9:47 am

    love this outfit 🙂

  4. December 7, 2009 at 9:48 am

    love your purse and shoes 🙂

  5. December 7, 2009 at 10:40 am

    Okay babe, I’m dying over this entire combination… perfect styling. The boots! The blazer! You look so damn hot! xxxx

  6. December 7, 2009 at 1:14 pm

    Love this outfit, a lot.

  7. December 7, 2009 at 1:56 pm

    Shoulders done right! I’m really loving this jacket; it’s a creative take on the usual bold shoulders, in my opinion.
    And yes, time is whizzing by at an alarming rate; its ridiculous how little I feel I get done these days.
    However, I am excited about thus Sunday! What time should we do it at? Hope it doesn’t rain…

  8. December 7, 2009 at 3:05 pm

    Love everything about it, the textures, the color contrasts! very nice 🙂

  9. December 7, 2009 at 4:20 pm

    Hey Becs!! Everything looks amazing especially that blazer!! xxoxoxooxo

  10. December 7, 2009 at 5:36 pm

    ooh, the boots! i’ve been debating whether or not to buy them.. i want a pair that stay all the way up, instead of slouching, if i am not wearing jeans or tights under them!

  11. December 7, 2009 at 11:02 pm

    Your boots are AMAZING! I think I’m in love. No wait, I’m definitely in love!

  12. December 8, 2009 at 10:56 am

    LOVE the blazer! I die for anything with a strong, structured shoulder. The boots are HOTFIRE lady, you are gorgeous!

    x A

  13. December 8, 2009 at 11:05 am

    you look gorgeous Beccs!
    love the boots!!!!!

    xo
    sincerely,
    Jules

  14. December 8, 2009 at 12:23 pm

    great look! i love your boots

  15. December 8, 2009 at 12:43 pm

    You look gorgeous Becs! Love this whole look, especially those stunning boots! <3333
    Hope you're well darling:*

  16. December 8, 2009 at 6:12 pm

    You are one well dressed lady!

    Love Grace.

  17. December 9, 2009 at 12:10 am

    Wow Becs, I adore youre whole outfit!!! Super stylish! : ) xx

  18. December 9, 2009 at 12:46 am

    OMG! Girl.. crazy in love with your boots!
    Also thank you for quoting Jessie Spano, thats my fave scene ever from that series.
    I do agree with you though, time is flying by…so fast.

  19. December 9, 2009 at 1:36 am

    Great outfit! The shirt is just right. 🙂

  20. December 9, 2009 at 6:14 am

    i love youe blazer!!!

  21. December 9, 2009 at 3:19 pm

    Mondays are nobody’s friend. Buffalo checks look awfully fabulous on you lady!

  22. December 9, 2009 at 11:31 pm

    hi, you have a great blog, and you look fab in your pics.

  23. December 10, 2009 at 1:11 am

    That shirt is a winner. I like your watch too. Those boots are craze…

    ps. yeah it was freezing when I took that picture-although I won’t tease you about how 40 degrees isn’t really ‘cold’…

  24. December 10, 2009 at 5:11 am

    I’m in LOVE with that blazer! Insanely jealous right about now.

  25. December 10, 2009 at 6:38 am

    Gorgeous girl ! I love love your whole outfit!

    The shouldered blazer with that plaid tee is perfect. HUGE lust with youtr blazer. heee and those shoessss too.
    Awww,thanks so much for your support on the tattoo. I’m soooo excited to get it done ❤

  26. December 10, 2009 at 11:53 am

    Love those OTK boots and the structured jacket! The Jeffrey Campbell Acne boots are a great score by the way… if you hadn’t told me, I would have thought they were the real thing! Hope you’ve been doing well and enjoying the holiday season 🙂

  27. December 11, 2009 at 8:04 am

    Your giveaway announcement pics are so much cuter than my pitiful Iphone pics! ah ha ha

  28. December 11, 2009 at 3:53 pm

    i love everything about this look. awesome chunky watches.

  29. December 11, 2009 at 6:12 pm

    such a hot and trendy outfit! the over the knee boots and strong shouldered blazer = thumbs up!

  30. December 12, 2009 at 6:26 am

    Love your blazer dear.
    And thank you so much for the award! Means a lot to me! I’ll fill it in as soon as I have the time.
    Talk to you soon!
    Kisses

  31. December 13, 2009 at 3:22 pm

    Wow! You look amazing!!!

  32. December 14, 2009 at 8:33 pm

    Oh my I wish I was tall enough to wear boots this amazing!

  33. December 16, 2009 at 9:38 pm

    amazing blog, amazing outfit, amazing style in general, absolutely ❤ that blazer!!! xx


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