2.21.2010

black lace lust.


okay, so not only did i purchase the disco pants from american apparel but i bought way more stuff than i care to admit. this is why i steer clear of this place, my wallet is always empty when i exit. they really have the best staples for my closet though. american apparel, indie designers and vintage is really all i need clothing wise. this lace dress appeared right in front of my eyes, beckoning me near, and i fell for it....quickly. they had just barely gotten this in, which is always exciting knowing that not everyone is going to have it....yet. i added some shoulder pads to give it a little added oomph and paired it with some electric blue (they look purple in the pics) opaque tights and the sam edelman's which you are going to be seeing a lot of, until spring really kicks in. i really want to purchase many new shoes, and will very soon when i start making my millions! hope you all are having a fabulous weekend!

i was featured in two kick ass blogs yesterday. cocainepretti and denimology, have a look. also check out *inspire if you haven't already. i think i'm going to have a giveaway soon so follow me on twitter and google or bloglovin' and i will keep you posted.

xxx
t

p.s. there will be no nipplage showage today as i don't want one of those stupid warnings on my blog. otherwise i wouldn't give a shit. pretty amazing nude bodysuit though, aye?! (=;



black lace dress: american apparel, opaque tights: american apparel, hat: vintage, hand chain: apparellel, earrings: grandma's costume jewelry.



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26 comments:

  1. i totally get that distinctly empty wallet feel when i leave american apparel haha! those damn perfect basics will be the end of me (but good for my closet)

    xx
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  2. thankyou for visiting my blog! love the look of yours, that lace dress is sex! & i'm drooling over the boots...

    fashionstolemyheart.blogspot.com

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  3. oh this lace dress is totally what i was looking for as well. haha you look stunning. this hat is wonderful and i love your hand chain.
    you're a stunning model :)

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  4. I'm a sucker for electric colors. I think I have a pair of tights in just about every color, including those that don't really exist in nature :-)

    I purchased a lace bodysuit from AA and its so itchy! But I love it like none other. Is your dress the same way?

    I live in the DC area, its one of the most stale places fashion-wise and the weather is questionable 3/4 of the time haha but I'm here until I graduate so I may as well make the best of it, right?

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  5. Phones are freakin scary, I'm glad you share that opinion with me. Makes me feel less like an alien. Love your blog btw!

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  6. wow! you pull that look off so well haha!
    i love the whole outfit!

    and thank you, the fabric bows are just some fabric and not part of the shoes! i just wrapped them around my ankles :)

    xx

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  7. amazing outfits!!!! love it! so chic!
    thank u for leaving me a nice comment:)
    xoxo

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  8. this is such an awesome outfit! i love the black lace. oh and those shoes!! i love those. xx

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  9. We should really plan a thrifting excursion, I am always looking for new thrifting partners. Onto the outfit-I am obsessing over this hat, I just adore the racoon tail. On a side note, are racoon tails good luck or is it just rabbit feet... hmmmm.

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  10. amazing dress <33
    and thanks for lovely comment! i'm so happy being 21 =D

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  11. that hat is a piece of art, hun. I'm alright. you? hope you're well.

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  12. That dress is awesome. Great purchase!

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  13. You should be a model for American Apparel!

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  14. LOVE LOVE LOVE!
    That lace bodysuit is amazing, and paired with the pruple = perfection!

    LONDON--ROSE.BLOGSPOT.COM

    xx

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  15. All of your hats are beautiful. This one is so much fun. I completely understand your love for AA, I try to avoid it like the plague else I'll have even less money than I have now. haha!

    Kudos for adding addong the electric blue tights. Sometimes a black outfit just needs a pop of color.

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  16. you have such a style its amazing! very very inspiring thanks for sharing your creativity :D

    xo

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  17. birthday girl--agreed! xxx

    tess stam--thank you! they are my fave boots obviously. haha!

    melmo--i love that you notice the details. thanks for the compliment on the hand chain! xxx

    c'est moi--you know what, i have the most sensitive skin ever. i can't wear wool, acrylic etc. but this dress is not itchy at all surprisingly enough. maybe they changed the fabric up a little. hmm... and about small towns. they can be very inspiring. i am from slc utah and whenever i am there i get way more inspired than in la. use it to your advantage! you will be out of there soon! xxx

    belle in arms--yes i never turn the ringer on and my friends get so mad at me for never calling them. i love your blog too! xxx

    lexi colby--i am so stealing your idea. it looks so cute!

    my strawberry cocktail. love. xxx

    the style crusader--thank you! xxx

    meggstatus--yes. thrifting adventure soon. and as for the raccoon tail. haha! i'm going to say that they are good luck. anytime i get a vintage fur of any kind i take time to thank the animal for giving it's life. it's a native american tradition. and i really think that it was their plan. i know a lot of peta activist would beg to differ. anyway yes they are good luck! haha! you are too cute!

    marla--21 is a great age. enjoy it! xxx

    aurora--i'm hanging in here. thank you for asking. if you ever need someone to talk to my e-mail is above. i have been wearing my raccoon tail every which way. i think it looks quite good on the hat. thanks gorgeous!

    orphaned apparel--good price too! thanks! xxx

    wendy--hahaha! you crack me up!

    nickie--hahahahaha! yeah i could be the 'mature' model.

    hannah--thank you! xxx

    chelsea rae--i love hats!! yes, avoid aa unless you have money. it's too hard. xxx

    studdedlilly--why thank you, that is very sweet!

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  18. I love the lace dress! The first photo is awesome. Thanks for stopping by my blog gorgeous! xo

    HERMES BANGLE at www.FashionSnag.com

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  19. lace is definetly to way to go for this season

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  20. very very beautiful o

    ut fit , i like your post lik

    http://coooolsms.blogspot.com/

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  21. i have the same AA addiction problem, the lace dress is so cool (and such a versatile layering piece). the sam edelmans are too cool for words

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  22. the hat looks just like the one at the vena cava collection
    awesome.!

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  23. LOVE the whole get up!! Your rockin it all!

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  24. Wow, fierce look! love it. And those shoes are amazinnnnng. I need some.

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  25. gosh, i love american apparel too! the perfect staples to go with my eclectic wardrobe.

    love the blue/black combo :)

    xo
    bravegrrl.blogspot.com

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