Sunday, November 22, 2009

sunday, november 22nd '09

had a very nice sunday - woke up to giada de laurentiis and alex guarnaschelli on the food network followed by gordon ramsay's kitchen nightmares and mary portas's "mary queen of shops" on bbc america; forgot it was the philadelphia marathon but managed to run my full route anyway, with a few detours; found a patisserie that was actually open on sundays and went later in the day when all pastries were half price!; started my christmas shopping and found some great things for my friend and my sister; went food shopping and cooked myself a fatty (i.e., authentic) carbonara; loaded my iPod with a few new songs; did some research for work. if only i was this efficient every sunday!

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my outfit looked completely different by the time i walked out the door, after all the layers i piled on...

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ITEMS (rollover mouse to view detailed picture)
Nation Ltd. top (from Intermix/NYC)
weathered vintage tee (from Unis/NYC)
Tt black skinny pants (from Tokio7 consignment/NYC)
Chloe pull-on boots (old, from DSW/NYC)
Berkeley cashmere cardigan (v. old, from Filene's Basement/NYC)
Furla modal scarf (old, from yoox.com)
Ann Demeulemeester scarf (old, from aloharag.com)
lace armwarmers (from Intermix sample sale/NYC)
random street vendor necklace
Elizabeth & James knuckle ring (old, from Intermix/NYC)

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7 comments:

  1. i like how you pull off the lace arm warmers. i love how they look on chanel, but i dont think i could pull them off, id end up looking madonna circa like a virgin.

    love all the layering. and i find gordon ramsay attractive for some crazy reason!

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  2. You manage to make just a few simple pieces look so chic, yet like you're not trying hard either.

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  3. I love how you're posting more often!! I love love love your style!!!
    emmy

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  4. love those hyper-productive weekends. i think the layering looks great. of course, the pre-layered look does also, but you look WARM.

    i also appreciate the more frequent posts. very inspiring. :-)

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  5. You always have the best sweaters and long sleeve tops, no matter how simple they are they hang on your body so nicely!!

    I miss Everyday Italian. I think Giada's new show is total shit.

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  6. love the outfit even more with all the layers piled on. Fantastic boots!!

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  7. yes, yes, love love all the layering in monochrome! and agree on -h's comment on lace gloves, xx

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