2.25.2010

monocle macromania.


short but sweet today. i can hear all the sighs of relief now. (=: today's outfit was based around this vintage chanel magnifying glass necklace, which was very popular in its day--somewhere in the '85-'89 period i believe. very madonna "express yourself." this gem was also from my grandma's collection. and... the hat. need i say more?

thank you lookers, readers, followers and stalkers. you are loved. and truly thank you for all of your sweet comments yesterday.

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dress: vintage laize adzer, stirrup lace tights: american apparel, leopard print booties: zara, hat: vintage with added tail, vintage chanel magnifying glass necklace: grandma's collection, hand chain: apparellel.



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34 comments:

  1. this outfit is absolutely amazing! the vintage dress is fabulous, where did you find it?! and it goes perfectly with the tights. :) im so jealous!

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  2. You are an inspiration! I'm thrilled with your blog and i'm following it! Thanks!!!

    LustyCapuccino

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  3. no way! That's a look we'll see more of. You may have started a monocle trend. soon kanye west will be rocking one!
    XXX, Kim

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  4. Love these pics and outfit. The shoes are loubs? If so check my blog got a shot of them at London Fashion Week :)

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  5. i just found your blog and i love your sense of style!! its so eclectic!! can i maybe one day post one of your outfits on my blog??

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  6. lace tights + animal print = verrrrry cool.

    Also,


    I'm so very sorry about your brother. If you ever need an awesome word of reassurance and a cyber hug, you know where to find me:-)

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  7. another incredible outfit - love it! so perfect :)
    that hat is gorgeous! & I must buy myself a pair of those lace leggings

    Thanks for the amazing answer you gave me for my 'ask a stylist' question, it was really helpful!

    LONDON--ROSE.BLOGSPOT.COM

    xx

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  8. Oh the amazingness of that monocle necklace! I absolute adore it.

    (Thank you so much for following!)

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  9. Wow, that necklace is fantastic! I am also loving your leopard booties and drapey tunic/dress!! You look heavenly ;)

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  10. love the lace leggings, really sexy!! great heels too...your style is awesome

    come follow the first ever fashion blog from a guys POV, let He know what you think

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  11. amazing monocle...and even better that it is from your grandma! i have my grandmother's wedding ring and it is my most cherished possession.

    by the way... i have just added "unhook the stars" to my netflix queue. i can't wait to see it....and of course, i won't judge! i am sure is amazing, but i completely understand not having the final say and having to compromise for a higher power- such is the industry!

    xo,
    amy

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  12. The monocle is awesome. As are the tights. And the rest of the outfit for that matter, although I'm not sure I'd have the nerve to wear it myself.

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  13. Great shoes!

    Judith
    http://couture-and-beauty.blogspot.com/

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  14. Hi!
    I must say that you have an amazing blog!
    Love it. Look at my blog, if you want :-)
    Maybe we can follow each other? :)

    Love from Momo

    http://momounivers.blogspot.com

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  15. i totally just got a similar silky shirt. so perfect. love the monocle too haha

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  16. lovely dress!
    www.amy-trinh.blogspot.com

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  17. i need your hat
    love those tights
    and your shoes!!

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  18. Love the side seams on the leggings- super cool detail! Also, love the nail polish. ;)

    p.s. the Reeboks sold this morning! :-O

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  19. Really great outfit... Like the way you mix it all togehter. The different patterns and fabrics.

    http://www.theworldslast.blogspot.com/

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  20. you never cease to amaze! what a great hat and necklace, and i lvoe how youve paired them with those lacey leggings:)

    xx raez

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  21. rose--the shirt/dress was my aunts from the 80's and she gave it to me. yay! thank you!!

    lusty--i am honored and following you right back!

    kim--i love your comments. they make my day and make me laugh. thank you!

    the man from amsterdam--very funny young man. loubs have red soles as you know but thank you for the compliment and i love your pics!

    c'est moi--cyber hugs welcomed here always. thank you sweet thing!

    fashion monstre--you are welcome to post any pics of me on your blog (except for the nudie ones you might find on google) 0=; thank you!

    hannah--thank you so much for using *ask a stylist. you are the bomb.

    tastes eclectic fashion--anytime! thank you for the compliment!

    the style revolution--such a great compliment. thank you!!

    heart charlie--thanks! it's nice to see you back! xxx

    fashion by he--thank you so much for the compliment!!

    every little counts--i have my grandma's wedding ring too. isn't it one of the most treasured and special heirlooms one can have? one that signifies true love. ahhh.....

    couture, elledee, kate--thank you sweethearts!!

    momo--you are now being stalked by me. thank you!! xxx

    anna-lisa--you are cute. it just comes naturally for me and has since i was very young so i don't see it as having nerve. it's an expression of myself and one of the only ways i know how. you have a cute style and it fits you. i say dare to be different!! thank you. mwah!!

    jess, amy--you are very sweet!

    wendy b--serious love headed your direction!

    isquisofrenia--see, it's all about the hats. haha. love!

    nickie--thank you as always. i'm glad they sold, i was so close to buying them. xxx

    anonymy--thanks for bringing that up. i love mixing textures, it's the wardrobe stylist in me. and bravo for noticing. xxx

    raez--awwww...thank you! you rock! xxx

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  22. Totally admiring this look - fur, lace, leopard print.

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  23. this outfit is amazing, i love the hat!

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  24. Wow! You have an amazing blog!!!!! Love your style! So Happy i found your blog...i'm an aspiring stylist so this will be my go-to blog from now on!

    xo

    Sincerely,
    Jules

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  25. I just pray i´ll look as good as u do when im ur age.

    re: i sure hope it will!

    love sjo

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  26. LOVE the outfit an nailpolish! Where's it from if I may ask?
    Following you!
    xxx
    INDIEBERRY

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  27. That necklace is amazing. And i love your nail polish.

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  28. effortlessly amazing! <3333333333333. woohooooooo!

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  29. holy shit i love this outfit.
    god i love your style girl.
    you work it so welll!
    im seriously reading you blog for like 4 hours!
    i love it so much!
    <3

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