11 February 2011

Maxi + Stripes

 Sweater: Zara, Tank: UO, Skirt: Topshop, Shoes: Sam Edelman, Bag: Vintage Gucci, Bracelet: J. Crew, Necklace: c/o Good Carma Studio

 Besides the heavy leopard storm that I am currently going through, I've also been hit by a strong Stripe front (imagine that....perhaps I could be the fashion weather forecaster too?!). I've been buying striped everything right down to my chonies and socks! I scored this Zara Knit on sale for 20 bones and it's so cozy...paired with the yummy soft jersey of the maxi skirt and I was in serious business. I figured in this outfit I had 2 choices: 1. Hit the town looking chic (and feeling comfortable) or 2. Hit the couch looking chic (and feeling comfortable). Versatility at it's best!

Have a fantabulous weekend all!


Nicole Lisa said...

I am so with you on the stripes.
I don't know what it is that attracts me to them, but everywhere I go I seem to be drawn to anything stripes.
Also I know this is really random, but I love your sandals, they are just the kind I have been searching for, for years without luck.
Hope you had a good day no matter if you went to town or the couch looking tres chic ;o)
<3 Nicole Lisa

HiFashion said...

I love stripes. They are really so much fun to wear. I love how you paired it with a maxi skirt! It's a really pretty look.

Alleen said...

I'm lovin' the necklace with the stripes. It's such a great outfit and it looks comfortable! Love fashionable outfits that are comfy too! I hope you have a wonderful weekend, darling! I'm shopping this weekend and trying to do something with my office! xoxo

Closet Fashionista said...

Ooooh yes! I love this outfit!!! Its perfection :D

♥ Monica ♥ said...

lovely look dear!!



Leah said...

This outfit combines 3 of my favourite things - Stripes, comfort and a splash of vintage! Love that vintage Gucci. Have a great weekend!

xo L

Diana Mieczan said...

I love stripes so much and your cardi is adorable:) I need to get one of those maxi skirts for spring! happy Friday, darling

Stacey Kay said...

I love this outfit. So freakin awesome!

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melrod1206 said...

I love the earthy tone colors. You look gorg!!!
And stripes are a big trend these days. :)


Alicia said...

DYING for that necklace and love this look. Happy Friday!

Simply Bubblelicious said...

I love the vibe of this outfit. Happy Friday.

Catita said...

love this casual/bohemian look! the skirt is so pretty!

Sabby V said...

You are not alone, I have been obsessing over stripes and leopard too! Just can't get enough of those prints. Love the vintage Gucci!
Have a great weekend Nicole!

Mary Jo from TrustYourStyle said...

It does look comfortable and cute! I like the bag in the back look too. I'm loving stripes and leopard lately as well. Wishing you a very happy pre-valentine's day weekend!

xo Mary Jo

idratherbeshopping said...

you're SO CHIC! SO loving your outfits and will definitely be a frequent visitor to your blog from now on!! yay, so glad you found my blog so i could discover yours...cheers and have a fabulous weekend!!


Taylor said...

OMG I got that skirt too!!!! In grey! And you know I love stripes!!!!

PS - Chonies, you are a CALI girl!!!! ;)

Jackie said...

Love this!

Couture Carrie said...

Gorgeous look, darling!
Love that cardi!


Ashley said...

Haha. And a great fashion weather forecaster you would be! Great idea to pair this green skirt with stripes. I have a very similar one and all I ever wear it with are florals. I'm going to have to venture out and try something new!

Annie said...

I wish I was wearing that exact outfit right now.. it's just so cute and looks so comfy to wear! and love the bag with it :)
have a great weekend!!!!! xo

Rachel said...

LOVE that necklace!
Hope you have a great weekend!


Stripes -love it! I love your mix of neutrals here, and the added touches belt + necklace + sandals, totally gorg. You look fab (as always)! Fabulous weekend to you too Frankie. xx veronika

Jaime @ La vie...J'aime said...

Love stripes...so obsessed. Great necklace! enjoy your weekend too :)

Karina Cifuentes said...

I really would like a cardigan like that. I'm starting a new job in March and plan on doing a little shopping before then, your photos have given me inspiration! xo

this free bird said...

I love that pile of fab around your neck miss thang! and 20 bones is always a smile factory!!


The Bashful Rose said...

I love that casual look,you make fashion looks easy....love those pics...!!!!

julia louise said...

Great blog sweetie :)


Angelica Ng said...
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Angelica Ng said...

Stripes and maxi...you are working spring's trends! Lovely outfit...perfect street style material.



Looks so incredibly comfortable! Lovin' the khaki!


LyddieGal said...

I love your chunky necklace, it is so fab!

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oomph. said...

two of my favorites right now...stripes and maxis! love the look!


Phuong said...

really nice maxi dress!

Natalie Suarez said...

super cute! i really love that sweater :)


Michelle said...

like the maxi skirt;)
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thefashionguitar.com said...

love maxi-skirts and the necklace is super cool!

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Tanya (a Taste of T) said...

I love love love this outfit especially your sandals

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shade of whim said...

that necklace is gorgous!
what a great look - yup, nothing quite beats looking fab and feeling comfy at the same time xx

sbot said...

cool necklace.




Krimly said...

I like your long skirt!! :)

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Stefany said...

Stripes and olive green = SWOON! I love your chunky necklaces too. :)

Sophie said...

such a cool outfit! you look awesome. im with you on the stripes. they are impossible to stay away from. i just got a another stripey jumper this weekend and havent taken it off! hope you are having an awesome weekend x

Carly said...

Loving the maxi and olive green is one of my FAV colors.
That necklace is GORGEOUS! I love the earthy tones.

ari said...

love the way you styled your maxi, also loving the army green color!!


awesome skirt!

TheChambrayCountess said...

Cute! I love this look!

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