Tuesday, March 24, 2009

When You're Feelin' Kinda Sick - Wear a Dress!

So I had to go to work today - I foolishly checked my emails from home yesterday and was agog at how many I had. Generally, I don't stay home unless I'm puking, so off I went. I think this is actually seasonal allergies (damn you, beautiful pink blossoms and your wonderful smell!), so it's not like I'm contagious. I do seem to get sick like this annually. Oh, Sudafed, take me to your velvet tunnel.

Anyway, what do you do when you feel like crap?
All together: Wear a dress! 'Cause it's just like wearing jammies to work, only you look better.

The stuff:
Yep, that's stuff, all right.

Dress (OC for Oleg Cassini), nude fishnet tights (Hue), shoes (BCBGirls), necklace (Coro, vintage), earrings (don't remember).

11 comments:

  1. Hope you feel better soon. Great dress and the gold adds just the touch.

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  2. I love your dress philosophy, lady. So true, so true!

    Hope the allergies let up soon ...

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  3. You look lovely even though you are not feeling well. I need to get me some nude fishnets. I'm wearing black lace ones today. Nude would been much better...

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  4. Those shoes could go hiking with the flu and feel fab. They're wonderful!

    Hope sudafed is working for you.

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  5. Very nice. The colour on the dress is lovely. Keep up those antihistamines!

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  6. I totally agree. Dresses are so easy (only one piece!) and so comfy. Love this with the gold shoes!!

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  7. Nice combo of dark blue dress and bright, shiny heels.

    My thought process when I read the title of this post: "That title is kind of sing-song. It reminds me of another song about illness--'When you're sliding into first, and you're shorts are gonna burst...' Oooooh, bad analogy."

    Sorry!

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  8. i totally suscribe to your philosophy. And you make one stylish sickie!

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  9. Ha, thanks, Ruth!

    MM: thanks! The shoes are actually gold - ignore the lighting in the top picture.

    Thanks, Sal - it usually works.

    Aw, Alison, you are too kind. Nude fishnets are awesome!

    Ha, thanks, Lain!

    Thanks, Mervat - I love the dress.

    Thanks, Kelly - the shoes are actually silver.

    Heh, Cat, the title is actually from "When you're happy and you know it, clap your hands." Your analogy...hahah!

    Thanks, Diane, you're too kind!

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  10. "When you're happy and you know it, clap your hands."

    THAT'S why it sounded sing-song to me. I understand now.

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