Tuesday, September 21, 2010

daily duds: all tied up

I just wasn't feeling it this morning. I feel kind of blah today, which translated to my outfit. I can't say that I put much effort into today's ensemble, which is unfortunate because I was really excited about wearing the skirt and the shirt.



I mentioned this skirt in yesterday's haul post. I think it's adorable--and reminds me a bit of Halloween.



My top was inspired by this look from Louis Vuitton's fall 2009 runway.



I took a long-sleeved black tee from Old Navy and a super-long scarf from Forever 21 to make this:



This was actually my second attempt at making this shirt. The first time I tried, the holes ended up too big and in all wrong places. This time, I poked holes instead of cutting them and was more strategic about where I placed them. Next time I plan to switch the cream scarf for a leopard-print one. Rawr!



I added a cream-colored clutch (it was a shoulder bag, but I cut the strap off) and black heels.



[SKIRT: Casa View Thrift (tag says 'confess'); TOP: self-made using tee from Old Navy and scarf from Forever 21; SHOES: Charlotte Russe; CLUTCH: Vintage; PHOTO CREDIT: the glamourai]

2 comments:

  1. Loved your inspiration and how you translated it into your outfit. Looks great. I wouldn't have thought that skit looked like Halloween until you said something about it!

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  2. Just saw your DIY post on Glamour and thought it was amazing! Thanks so much for sharing. I am definitely going to try this.

    Kendra
    http://closetconfections.com

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