02/03/14
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Polka dot edition of Wear This

I’m finally all caught up on work stuff and have a new Wear This to kick off the week. Did you have a good weekend by the way? Anybody watch the Super Bowl?

Sarah was kind enough to take photographs for me once again (I wish I could work with her on absolutely everything – she is so awesome) and we ended up shooting across the street from a local restaurant. Naturally, that meant that there were some people walking by while I was doing weird dance moves, strange jumps, and fake running.

Totally normal, right? It was…very interesting.

Wear This // edition #2

Wear This // flying in polka dots

Wear This // polka dots and a green skirt

Wear This // polka dots + earth tones

Wear This // rust colored tights and black booties

I feel like I should probably mention that it’s not everyday that I wear a skirt (or tights for that matter). Let’s face it, I’m not that fancy nine times out of ten. BUT I would totally wear this outfit to a business meeting. It’s super comfortable, but not too casual – which in my mind, is the perfect combo for something like that.

Top // Fossil (similar)

Skirt // TJ Maxx

Tights // Target (similar)

Shoes // Carlos by Carlos Santana

Bag // Marc by Marc Jacobs

Necklace // Moorea Seal

All photography by Sarah Eddy.

P.S. Thank you so much for all the sweet comments and tweets on the first installment of  Wear This. It’s always a little bit scary trying something new, even something as frivolous as a new blog column. But you guys made me feel all warm and fuzzy inside. Thank you! You are awesome.

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I have yet to start wearing skirts on a “casual” basis. You look fabulous!
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Annie commented on February 3rd, 2014 at 10:26 am

Thanks Annie. I know what you mean…I don’t really wear skirts on a casual basis either (unless I haven’t done laundry in a while). The boots and colorful tights make it a little less fancy though. Kind of balances it out. Thanks for stopping by.

papernstitch commented on February 3rd, 2014 at 10:40 am

your dance moves are everything. Love your outfit too;)
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Lauren commented on February 3rd, 2014 at 10:55 am

Aw, thanks Lauren. It was so good to see you at Alt.

papernstitch commented on February 3rd, 2014 at 12:53 pm

Beautiful photos. Love the shirt. It always gets interesting when you are trying to take photos, and there are bunch of people watching. LOL

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Fabulous 30s commented on February 3rd, 2014 at 1:19 pm

Love this outfit. Love these photos. And… I just realized I forgot to text you back sooo… that’s happening now. :)
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Caroline commented on February 3rd, 2014 at 1:24 pm

I loveee that shirt! And I love the colors you paired it with, never would have thought of it but it looks so great! Also, I envy your jumping dance moves. I get about 1 inch off the ground when I attempt a jump. ;)
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Kelly @ Studio DIY commented on February 3rd, 2014 at 1:31 pm

I love your outfit! Those colors look fabulous together!

xo,
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Heather commented on February 3rd, 2014 at 2:59 pm

So cute. Wish I was brave enough to post outfits. You look fabulous!

Jeran McConnel commented on February 3rd, 2014 at 3:18 pm

Love, love those colors together!
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Taylor Robbins commented on February 3rd, 2014 at 3:45 pm

I love the outfit, I always forget to use colour, I usually just stick to neutrals It really looks great
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Emily Christine commented on February 3rd, 2014 at 7:35 pm

Very cute outfit and photos, love the backdrop you guys chose! And yes taking photos in public is always awkward, just a tad ;D
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Van commented on February 3rd, 2014 at 8:21 pm

You are the cutest! This weekend I took some fun valentine pics and people where confused when I jumped and made funny faces. ;)

Melissa commented on February 3rd, 2014 at 8:24 pm

You are adorable!
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chelsea commented on February 3rd, 2014 at 10:03 pm

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