Monday, October 12, 2009

Weekend Outfits - Long Weekend Edition

I'm home! I had a lovely birthday!

I was sung to by the entire staff of my favourite diner (and they brought me a cup of whipped cream with a candle in it), I got a tattoo gift certificate (woo!), and a gift certificate for shoes (oh yeah!). I was spoiled.

We arrived in Seattle on Friday night:
I was in my travelling clothes:
The belt is another Shi Studios item, but I didn't take a close-up of the buckle - it's a damsel with two cowboys facing off over her.

I wore my whackadoo python print leather coat all weekend:
I kind of wish I'd worn tights, but it was pretty lovely and sunny all weekend.

I changed up the top for shopping on Saturday:
Those boots were so comfy! We walked all over Seattle, hunting down vintage and consignment clothing shops. I found a great skirt and a pair of shoes.

We always go out for a nice dinner when we travel, so I brought a pretty dress:
I have already had a few glasses of wine there, so am a bit silly. "Oh, go on!" New shoes (from a few weeks ago).

Then last night we went to see "Zombieland" (loved it!), and it was colder so I did a lot of layers:
My first wear of my dark cotton trench and these cool boots this season.

A long cardi for keeping warm in the theatre:
And I dyed my hair too:
I'm tired! But a great weekend...thank goodness for a short week!

12 comments:

  1. happy belated bday! :) glad you had so much fun- and I LOVE the new dress & color of it!

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  2. yay! happy birthday! looks like you had a wonderful time. i love those boots you're wearing. and your fancy dress looks marvelous on you!

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  3. What a wonderful weekend, Happy Birthday! I love the shoes. Seattle is one of my favorite cities in the world!

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  4. sounds wonderful!!! Happy Birthday wishes to you Sheila.

    And as a fellow red head, love the vibrant color!

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  5. All marvelous, but that dress is BREATHTAKING on you, lady! Happy belated!

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  6. love that purple dress! happy birthday- sounds like an awesome weekend. what tattoo are you going to get?!!?

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  7. Sounds like a fab time! I'm loving those brown boots.

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  8. Thanks, Meli! The dress is actually over a year old, I just don't wear it much.

    Thanks, Eednic! I love the boots too.

    Thanks, Anonymous. Seattle is a great city.

    Aw, thank you, Erin. Me too - I say, if you're gonna go red, go REALLY red. :-P

    Thank you so much, Sal!

    TTS, thank you...oh, you'll have to wait for the tattoo post. ;-)

    Thanks, Audi, it was a blast. Yup, Miz Mooz is sometimes pretty good.

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  9. Oh yay, so glad to hear you had a great birthday weekend and that you enjoyed your trip to Seattle. You look beautiful all weekend long, and yes, we did get some nicer-than-usual weather! (Love the fresh hair color!)

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  10. Thanks, Kari! Let's get together next time!

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  11. Happy Belated Birthday! You looked great and it sounds like you had a great time.

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  12. Thanks, Kristen! It was a blast! I love getting away for a couple of days.

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Sheila