2.07.2010

go saints?

This bone-chilling cold has given me a new appreciation for bookstores and cafes, especially when put together (+ free wifi, i love you Borders). It makes you feel like you're "going out" and "doing something" when really you've merely just transplanted yourself from bed --> bookstore sofa.
gosaints
trousers, heat-tech top, cardi: Uniqlo, Jeffrey Campbell shoes, studded belt from Taiwan street boutique, necklaces: from NOLA streetfair and thrifted purse chain

Just realized that I'm basically wearing head-to-toe Uniqlo, haha oh well. This bright yellow cardigan was 2 sizes too big but on sale for only $15 and has fulfilled part of my quest for more color in my winter outfits. I ended up layering tights underneath too - these pegleg trousers are way too thin.

Currently huddled up with my coffee, trying to figure out Superbowl plans, wings vs. no wings, etc... important things obviously. I'm not a big NFL person but I guess I'm channeling some NOLA spirit with my outfit today - I'm even wearing my favorite face necklace I bought while down there last May!


Oh yea, I almost forgot! Congrats to Lena who won the slouchy boot giveaway! I emailed you - check your inbox =)

i went down the list of comments, +1 if you included that you were a follower in the same comment, -1 for non-US/Canadian comments (sorry guys!)

23 comments:

  1. Love the yellow cardi. It is a great color for you! xo

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  2. YES!! UNIQLO!!
    they just brought out spring line here in UK... with fake leather stuff... the tops are SO CUTE!!
    cant wait to spend all my money on it :p

    im jealous, you can pull off yellow so well.

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  3. Hi there sweetie, loving the lemon cardigan on you and congrats to the winner what a fantastic prize! Sharon xxx

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  4. Cool, THANK YOU SO MUCH!!!! I can't wait to get them and will definitely post pics of me wearing them.
    BTW, you look awesome in yellow!!!

    Lena xoxo

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  5. you look so great in these trousers!!! and the cardigan looks great on you, especially since you got it in two sizes too large. it gives it that oversized look :)

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  6. Love the cardigan, gorgeous colour :)

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  7. hooray for sunny yellow cardigans! love the urban backdrop too. and love the JC shoes.

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  8. Oh I totally regret not going to Uniqlo when I was in NYC :( love the trousers and the bright cardi. And I really like just doing nothing at bookstores too haha def not a bad way to waste time :)

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  9. i love the yellow of your cardigan. totally agree on you with bookstores and cafes. :) love those places.

    cute outfit. :) congrats on your winner.

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  10. Luv the yellow cardi hun! Hope u well : ) xx

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  11. wow, love the bright splash of yellow!

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  12. love the mix of bright & dark - it looks amazing!
    xx
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  13. I love your pants and that yellow look so good on you! xoxoxo

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  14. Fabulous outfit, love. I'm loving bright yellow on that! And I wish I had the energy to transplant myself elsewhere, but with almost two feet of snow outside, I can't find the energy to do anything or go anywhere!

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  15. that is the shade of yellow that can brighten me up any given day..i love bright colors that makes a neutral look pop out!

    ps. loving the boots too...
    i'm following you...
    hope you could follow back! :D

    gizellefaye.blogspot.com

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  16. I can't imagine! It must be cold there! I love the pop of yellow!

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  17. that yellow is a great color on you...love the blog

    want to link exchange?

    -He

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  18. Yes NOLA necklace, love it. Go Saints :)

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  19. fuck, there's no Uniqlo or any bookstore similar to Borders in my city... I think I live in Narnia or something...

    btw, the shoes and the trousers are to die for!!

    I'm following you!

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  20. I love coffee shops with free wi-fi, most certainly a great way to get out of the house and still do exactly what you would be at home, hehe.

    I love all the gold hardware, the chains, the belt and the buckles on the boots. Fantastic!

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  21. Love your lemon cardi, sweetie! Your necklace is super cool too!

    Congratulations to the winner- I am very jealous. hehe

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