Monday, June 29, 2015

Oodles of Colour! And L and Vizzini are The Cuteness

Oh, good golly, I need another weekend! It's so hot! 
Sweater - check. Wool skirt - check. Silly woman - check!

  • Cardigan - Gap, thrifted; last worn here in May over strapless
  • Top - Le Chateau, thrifted; last seen here way back in May 2014 with my dearly departed shoes
  • Skirt - J. Michael, vintage 80s, thrifted; last worn here in February with a galaxy of stars
  • Shoes - Fiel; last seen here in May with Danger Pants
I did love all this colour today, though! I regret nothing!

I guess since I haven't worn this top in well over a year, I should just get it out of my closet. But, but, but, says my Inner Crow (which loves all the shiny things). I don't have to get rid of things just because I don't wear them. I know that. I'm a big girl and I decide what stays and what does not.
But! The blouse can only be worn with someone over it, which is super limiting. I don't like wearing blazers in summer and I only barely tolerated this cardigan today. If I wasn't all bra-strap-o-rama, I would have taken it off.

The stuff:
Love these shoes - they are heavenly to wear. Must wear them more.

Gold bling:
The snake-chain was awesome - it worked perfectly with my all-the-time chain bracelet that I wear.


  • Belt - vintage 60s, Mom's
  • Bracelet - Ellandemm, thrifted
  • Earrings - thrifted


Bonus: Cat pictures!
"Hmmm...what is on this table that I can destroy?"
Vizzini hopped up on L's lap while I was blogging last night. I love this picture of them.
"I like the man."
Nothing like a little bromance between a man and his cat.

6 comments:

  1. Oh, I see what the issue is with that top. Hmmm. I usually don't get around to wearing tops that need special bras, but aren't convertible-to-halter straps bras pretty common? I think I even have one...somewhere....the top is awesome on you in any case. :-)

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  2. Oh I love a bromance too. I tell Sandy he's stolen all the cats, but I don't really mind, it's adorable. You look fab and full of life!

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  3. I love all the colour too, and I think the decision to keep or get rid of an item of clothing is about more than how frequently you wear it.
    Ahhh, your lovely boys look good together! xxx

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  4. IrishRedRose - yes, and I have one of those, but it's not the right size. I'm bigger in the boobular region than I look (34DD) and it's really hard to find a strapless that fits and that I can wear all day. For the number of tops/dresses where I need a specialty bra (very few), it's not worth it for me to spend $$ on one just for this top.

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  5. I was going to ask why you could not wear the top without a cardi or blazer - but I see its a bra issue.
    If it was me I would let it go. The strapless bras are an issue I have a hard time dealing with too.
    I adore the shoes!

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  6. :-) 34-36DD myself so I get it, lol. When I was 16 or so I was (predictably) a bit smaller and one time tried to wear a tube top--yanno, 'twas the late 70's, they were all the rage. Well haha. The saggy horror! The terror of a "wardrobe malfunction"! What a nervous day that was. And strapless bras are so uncomfy... yarp, not worth it.

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