Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Polka Dot Fun

We are interrupting your regularly scheduled 30 for 30 programming to bring you polka dots for EBEW! Go check out the site to see how everyone else has styled up their different colored and sized polka dots. I'm pretty proud of this thrift store find. It is a lot longer than I normal wear in terms of length but I think it works (plus I don't know how to hem something with a slit). I also ventured into my hallway to break up the montony of my bedroom wall in the past 50 photos :)

I don't want to bore you with my thought process so I will anyway. I really like this belt that I got from the thrift store. It is a Target belt but I only paid like $2 for it. Yay! This skirt has an elastic waist band and while comfortable, I don't think it looks that great. So, I paired it with this bright yellow belt which I think goes great with the teal. I had to pair this with tights since it is still freezing out. I thought, what the hell, wear your polka dot tights! Then I saw my favorite owl with the teal eyes, so I threw that on too. Then I broke the chain taking it off :( Looks like my pliers are going to be busted out.

I will tell you more about in the next post but my eye is freaking out so you get my glasses!


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Skirt: Thrifted
T-Shirt: H&M
Tights: Forever 21
Cardigan: Not sure... Nordstrom's maybe?
Shoes: Gift from Shawn, DSW
Necklace: Rewind Vintage
Belt: Thrifted (target)

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  1. Hey that's just perfect with the belt. Inspired! Loving your hairstyles too, More pictures of the backs of them please! lol

  2. I wore polka dot tights too. I love my tights, but I'm starting to get tired of them.

  3. I hope your chain is repairable.
    You are so right about the yellow against the teal - great combo.

    Thanks for joining us at EBEW today!
    The Auspicious Life

  4. I can't wait til I don't have to wear tights! Stupid snow!

  5. gorgeous! i want that skirt. what a great find! and paired with the belt it is perfect. love it!

  6. Gabby / Gypsy*DiariesMarch 9, 2011 at 9:55 AM

    Love this look! :) Especially the owl!!! So cute! Greetings from a fellow polka girl from EBEV! :D


    P.S: I'm giving away a $500 FOLEY + CORINNA bag for my blog's Birthday! Would love to see you joining the fun! :D

  7. Thanks! We will have to go thrifting sometime!

  8. Oh you're welcome! I totally love this idea and love seeing everyone's different interpretations. I should be thanking you!

  9. Thanks for stopping by! I popped over to your blog and threw my name in the hat. Fingers crossed!

  10. I love the green polka dots! What an amazing thrift find!

  11. Adore that skirt! What an amazing colour! And I love that necklace! So funky!

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  12. Thanks! I love finding fun stuff at the thrift store. It's like a treasure hunt!

  13. I know! I looked over my shoulder when I saw it to make sure no else had their eye on it.