Tuesday, October 27, 2009

A Whole Lotta Bigass

The first thing my boss said to me today was, "Wow, that's a bigass flower!" Then I realized that I'd worn three bigass things today. Good thing I wore a suit to keep it all under control:
I think the conservative cut of the suit anchors all the funky stuff and keeps it office-appropriate. If I'd had a big meeting or something, I could easily have stripped off some of the bigass items and looked very buttoned-down.

This is more how I felt today:
Dude...let's not get all stressed.

I had enough layers on to choke a horse (if a horse would choke on layers...yeah):
Peach cami (I tell ya, that 80s peach is going to come back!), brown shirt, plaid vest and the jacket (and the jacket and vest are both lined).

There's the bigass bracelet, which is actually a necklace that I wrapped around my wrist a bunch of times. The bigass flower, of course (inspired by Kari's purchase while in my city!).

The stuff: And the last bigass item is...the shoes! Woot, I love these babies!

Isn't this a gorgeous flower?
So pretty - the colour is not quite as peachy as it looks. It has a lot of pink and rose in the centre.

Suit (Jacob, consignment), vest (Vero Moda), blouse (Esprit), cami (Esprit), shoes (Qupid), necklace worn as bracelet and earrings (Aldo Accessories), flower (Roberta's Hats).

11 comments:

  1. See, and that is why I always love your outfits...you do that one thing that is just so waaaay cool :D

    Bigass style for sure!

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  2. I love those shoes. I saw them at my local burlington coat factory but of course they didn't have my size :(

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  3. Yay! Big Ass Flower!!!

    And the shoes are TO DIE FOR.

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  4. love it! beautiful! what an awesome rose. and the layering is fantastic ;D

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  5. Thanks, Jane - I admit, I went for the matchy again.

    Sal, isn't it gorgeous? They had pink as well.

    Hey, Kayleigh! So good to see you, girl! Here's to bigass!

    Thanks, Jan-nini - how cool! I've only every seen this brand once before. Aw, that sucks about your size - isn't that always the way?

    Ha, Tina! I agree - the shoes are...*drool*

    Thanks, TTS! I have been working on the layering thing.

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  6. I really love the color palette of this outfit, it's really lovely and I love it! :) picture = stashed in my color inspiration folder :D

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  7. Thanks, K! Yeah, I love them - what a great find.

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