Monday, June 13, 2011

Love Was Just A Glance Away, A Warm Embracing Dance Away, And...

Sweater, top, & braided bracelet: Nordstrom; Skirt: Urban Outfitters; Flats & necklace: Forever 21; Bracelet (top): H&M

Cake - Strangers in the Night (Cover)

Happy Monday, blogger bees! Hope you all had a wonderful weekend and are ready for another beautiful week. So far, June has been a pretty busy one. I have been running around and working nonstop, so much so, that by the time I get home all I want to do is knock out. It was nice to be able to wake up to no alarm clock and to finally have a day off to catch up on all the things I love to do. My day consisted of: a morning of guilty-pleasure TV, an afternoon Zumba workout at the gym, and an evening of quality blog time. Nothing too terribly exciting, but, I cherish these quiet times when I get to just be alone and chill out, especially since my daily life is always just go, go, go.  Believe it or not, I still like to dress up on my downtime. This outfit is a perfect example of something I'd wear on just a normal day out. I've never been one to run errands in sweatpants (God forbid!), or... jeans and a tee (mainly because I detest denim). Karl Lagerfeld said it best, "Sweatpants are a sign of defeat. You lost control of your life so you bought some sweatpants." Haha, that one always has me chuckling.


  1. you are super chic!!! i love love the cardigan sweater. and your jewelry is so lovely. and so excited for our blogger meetup on wednesday!!! <3 finally a day out in the sun! :)

    <3, Kathleen.

  2. Love your skirt and your sweater! And I'm feeling the same about busy days...

    xx Olga
    La Petite Olga

  3. i love your skirt!!!!! if you are longing to travel - take a trip down to LA! i'm in the bay area at least once a month. i'll be back up for 4th of july weekend. we need to meet up one way or another. xx

  4. that skirt is beyond fierce! and it's from my fav store :)

  5. Long time no comment ;( But I am back and hope to dive into my fave blogs once again!

    I really like the sweater. I have been very into flowy things lately and feel they compliment every body shape

    As for sweatpants -- I must admit, I wear them......alll the time! I just can't help myself! I find a nice pair of nice fitting sweatpants (Think PINK) and I just swoon over them. Especially when they are fitted with a plain tank LOL. and jeans and a tee? Lets just say you will never see my closet hahaha, ohwells, we can still be blog buddies ;)

    Talk to you soon!

  6. you look simply divine boo! love the gold studs on your skirt! So my steeeeze! hehe.

    ps love your eyebrows! so pretty!


  7. great outfit and really like your stone necklace.. awesome!

    xx Claudia

  8. Want that skirt!!! :) You look adorable!

  9. WOW i love this studded skirt!
    and the necklace is so amazing!
    you look so cute!!
    lvoe this blog!
    follow each other?
    sweet italian kisses

    Syriously in Fashion

  10. How bizarre...that's one of my favourite KL quotes & it's soooo true!!
    Thanks for stopping by earlier, hope to see you again soon xoxo

  11. I like your outfit, you look gorgeous :)


  12. great outfit :)
    i love the skirt ♥

  13. loovee all the outfiit. it's so cutee!! :)


  14. Lovely details in your outfit especially love the jewellery!

  15. i love your skirts !it's so cool with the zipper and studs!
    I hope we can be blogger friends.:)

  16. I absolutely adore this outfit!!! I love the skirt. It looks so comfy!! OMG yes!! This month has been quite a busy one for me too!! Before we know it, it'll be July.


  17. Very cute! I love the skirt (I'm a litte obsessed with pyramid studs) and I like the necklace, also!

    Quench Fab

  18. Fabolous outfit! I'd wear it just like that, and I love ur cardi sweetie! Thanks for ur lovely comment <3


  19. amazing pictures, your outfit is amazing! I love studs...

  20. love that necklace girl! Super cool.
    Hope you are having a great week.

  21. haha, love the sweatpants quote! guuuurl youre gorgeous, i LOV the necklace!!

  22. what are you talking about girl?! i LOVE sweatpants. HAHAHAHA. i even steal my hubby's because they're THAT comfy. lol.

    btw, where are you located?! i've always thought you were in the east bay/berkeley or something!

    & tacolicious is way better than nick's crispy tacos! haha.

    see you tomorrow!! :)

  23. cute skirt!

    But for the record, I disagree with you on sweatpants. Of course, that's probably because I play soccer all the time. I would say the majority of my grocery shopping expeditions are post soccer practice or match (sorry, fellow shoppers, I'm already out of the house, it's just convenient that way). I think I've developed an immunity to being sweaty and/or unpresentable in public.

    On the other hand, it's always WAY more fun to look cute!

  24. Aww, this is lovely,
    I love it!

    Henar ♥
    ...OH MY VOGUE!

  25. I love this!!! Great skirt and necklace!! You look so cute! :)

  26. I have managed to miss a few of your post but for some reason blogger seems to always act stupid and I'm never able to get on your!!! I hate those days when you just can't seem to have time to relax and all you do is work. My glad you were able to have a day for yourself. And that quote is great. I rarely wear jeans only if I feel lazy enough to wear it.


  27. Wow! cute skirt! love the detailing!

  28. I love the jewelry and the zipper down the back of the skirt. I'm really into exposed zippers! I have one in my newest red dress collection!


  29. Cute outfit!

    I know exactly what Karl is talking about with sweatpants. It is one article of clothing that is tragic to see anywhere that is not one's home or the gym.

  30. I totally loke your outfit , it is so pretty.
    especially the necklace , I looveee your necklace!!

    I like your blog, maybe if you have time you can check mine ??



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