Saturday, August 15, 2009

500 BURRITOS IN THE HOT SUMMER

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What a day! I work at 7am on Saturdays with 2 meetings back to back. The good thing is that I'm done by 11:15. The bad thing is that I'm way sleepy for the rest of the day. But I haven't gotten my nap in yet today, because we went to see 500 Days of Summer. Which was amazing.

Then, the grocery store, which I hate on the weekends. There's way too many people in low gear on Saturday and Sunday. I don't want to be in the supermarket (which is freezing cold) any longer than I absolutely have to. Then, we came home and made yummy, yummy burritos. Now, I'm pooped. Oh, and it's way hot out.

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While I'm perfectly happy in the mornings, I am not particularly fast. It takes me a while to get up to full speed, so I usually end up repeating outfits to make life easier. I actually wore this on Tuesday, but never posted it.

I'm loving the oxford with a poufy skirt look. It's so chic and comfy. And I'm loving this version just as much. It's my wonderful DIY eyelet skirt paired with a pink pinstripe shirt (The Gap, $11) and cinched with a vintage belt that I found in my poppop's basement when I was in college. Because comfort is key on Saturdays, I opted for my red leather Clarks. Great choice.

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Now that the workday is over, I can stop and smell the roses (hahaha). Or I can go lay down on a bed of roses...mmmm, nap time.

10 comments:

  1. I love this outfit, especially the poofy eyelet skirt!

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  2. Red shoes are always great! I was looking for an oxford shirt while thrifting yesterday and came up with none...I'll have to keep looking! Stay cool!

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  3. You look great in that white skirt! It really suits you. And I love the awesome old belt. You also rock the oxford look so hard; makes me want, nay NEED, to try it for myself!!

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  4. Great outfit! I love the oxford, and the shoes are awesome. I need some red shoes - but am having a hard time finding the right pair. :-)

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  5. Classic! I'm so impressed with the DIY. Thanks for poating how you did it.

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  6. This is a very classic/comfy outfit, looks great on you. :)

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  7. love the way you have accessorized it with the brown leather belt, that is the perfect contrast to the pastel shades of the outfit.Also your red flats look cute and I always thought red cannot look good with pink. Ahhh really need to break my stereotypes. Hope you had a nice weekend.

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  8. You're looking mighty amazing here:)

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  9. pretty..have to try this look

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