Happy Birthday to me! For those of you who thought you missed it, today is actually my birthday. Yee haw! I am 45. Yikes.
Anyway, this is what I wore:here, scroll down) for...oops, I forgot to write down the price. I'm going to say $32.00 - that seems about right for the Velvet Crease.
This is my green tweed skirt again, last seen here this past weekend, way down past the party pictures (woo woo!)
here, with a whack of accessories. They're by Seychelles, and they're sized wrong (they say 8, I'm a 9-9.5), so I bought them brand new at a consignment store for $45. A little on the high side, but hey, they were new!
I last wore them here in January 2012 (with one of my old-lady chic outfits), and also in July 2011 (2nd outfit, with zebra print!), May 2011 (with ruffles and pearls), January 2011 (with contrasting hosiery!), June 2011 (with a really cool blouse that I rarely wear anymore, aw), in April 2010 (stop! disco pose!), February 2010 (with some girly florals), December 2009 (with my green lame -that's lam-ay - skirt), and in October 2009 (with my mystery skirt).
Sweater (Daniel Bishop, consignment), skirt (Precis Petite), shoes (Seychelles, consignment), green bracelet (vintage, early 60s, Mom's), earrings (vintage 50s), silver bracelet (Coro, vintage 70s, Mom's).
Happy birthday!!!! I'm sorry I missed the party, but I was wearing a dress in my head. Yours looked FABULOUS (as always, but that one was especially nice :-)ReplyDelete
Am I the first commenter? Yes! If I don't type too long?ReplyDelete
HAPPY BIRTHDAY! YOU ROCK!
I love that outfit, so quietly chic and beautifully toned. Can I steal "old-lady chic outfit"? 'cause I think I go there a lot...lol. I also loved that outfit :)
Happy Birthday-Day, Sheila!!! Hope it was special in all the ways that suit you best. Great greens, and those shoes are really lovely!ReplyDelete
Happy birthday! You look fabulous as always.ReplyDelete
Happy Birthday! And 45?! No way!ReplyDelete
Happy Birthday officially Sheila! Love your sage green today.ReplyDelete
Happy Birthday Sheila!ReplyDelete
I hope you were spoiled today and that you ate some cake.
Gosh my comment just got gobbled up by Blogger...ReplyDelete
Happy Birthday Sheila and I hope that everyone spoiled you...
please tell me that you ate a piece of cake!
Happy birthday lovely lady! xxReplyDelete
Happy Birthday Sheila! Sorry I would't be a part of your fantastic party, but I loved all the pictures!ReplyDelete
Hi Sheila...Happy Birthday to you! 45 is nothing, girl! You look fab.ReplyDelete
I love this outfit. It looks classic and to me has a hint of MadMen. The shoes are so pretty! I just purchase a pair of Seychelles too at a consignment shop for $14.00. I love them, they are so comfy. How the heck do you pronounce the name?
I believe it's "say-shells", like the islands. :)Delete
Happy Birthday Sheila!! And what a lovely dress party!ReplyDelete
Hope you enjoy your "green" day, you look so elegant and I love your "stuff".
Happy Birthday Sheila :-). I had intended to don my fully sequinned zebra print mini dress for your birthday party - but completely forgot! The thought was there lol :-)ReplyDelete
Hope you've had amazing time celebrating!
Happy real Birthday, Sheila! Nothing like wrapping yourself in a little cashmere to celebrate. Beautiful photos.ReplyDelete
Happy Birthday Sheila! Love the shades of green; it's your signature color for sure. :)ReplyDelete
Sorry I didn't get a chance to dress up for your party, but I was celebrating with you in spirit!
Love all of the green! Hope you had a great birthday! Your party looked like a lot of fun :)ReplyDelete
Official happy birthday! You look glorious in your greens today - love that sweater and all the gorgeous gems.ReplyDelete
Happy actual birthday!! Love the green skirt and the buttons on the sweater! So very cute!!ReplyDelete
Happy birthday SheilaaaReplyDelete
I knw i am laate but it's because i was at your party and was tooo wasted to comment ;)
Happy birthday sweetie! Those are very interesting Seychelles shoes. I like the cross straps.ReplyDelete
Loved your party photos. You look gorgeous!
Your birthday is the same as my Granddaughter's. I just now realized that today is the 10th. YOu would think I would realize what day it is, but gosh, time slips by.ReplyDelete
Anyway, happy birthday.
Oh... love the green, love it!!! Want a tweedy skirt like that, I have a shirt to match perfectly! :-)ReplyDelete
Happy birthday to my fellow October birthday person. Mine is on Friday the 12th. YOU look so fine today. Thanks for doing this blog you are such an inspiration to me. I am trying all sorts of new looks because of your blog ideas...ReplyDelete
OOPPPss I wanted to say you look 'refined' today not fine.....ReplyDelete
HAPPY BIRTHDAY!! I'm always belated with something or other, so forgive me. Your greens are perfect and the jacket is utterly fab. I would buy that in a heartbeat. I also love all the vintage jewelry. 45 looks good on you!!!ReplyDelete
Happy birthday! You look fabulous!ReplyDelete