LA CATRINA de LA Moda: What I Wore: Elevated Basics

Dec 17, 2010

What I Wore: Elevated Basics

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coat: TJ Maxx (old)
jeans: BDG Urban Outfitters
boots: Union Bay via Marshalls
bag: Nordstrom Rack
beret/beanie/hat: H&M
necklace: Vintage via Long Beach Antique Market

You can probably tell that I am wearing my favorite pair of jeans and my favorite tee by how faded they are! Note to self: need a new pair of black skinnies.  This is another laid back outfit, where I opted for basics with a little umph.  I can't help but dress down these days, because my new "combat" boots make me want to dress laid back and grunge-y everyday! No lie I have worn these boots five days straight, so glad I got my money's worth!

I have been very chill and laid back all week,
so now I really want to dress up this weekend!
have a lovely weekend
xx

18 comments:

November Grey said...

NO, you don't need new skinnies. They look fab. Adorable.

xx

November Grey

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Ivânia Santos (Diamond) said...

great boots!

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Lainey said...

There is certainly nothing basic about this outfit. You look so chic, it makes me ooh and ah. Haha! Love the cropped faux fur.

I'm Just Me said...

love it!!! :)

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Marella said...

Super cute!

ellinelle said...

..great style post ..love those cute booties , looks great + so good they are comfy : )

Nita -Karoliina said...

Love your basics. That hat is adorable :)

simplyhope said...

yeah tjmaxx is where its at! You look Awesome:D Love this look head to toe! I love when you buy a pair a shoes and you just can't stop wearing them! It is my favorite:D

Rebecca said...

Lovely jacket! ♥ x


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Jana and Vanessa said...

A really very cool look. Keep it up with your blog and thanks for sharing!
All the best
Midnight Couture Girls

Kara said...

Lady!! I love this!! Your outfits are getting progressively more Carrie Bradshaw-eque and what can I say except I LOVE IT!! The leopard beret is awesome and those military boots are killer. An awesome, edgy essential for sure!
P.S. I love your hair! So wish I could grow my hair that long :( don't cut it ever! lol

hope the holidays are going great!! :)

xo

Alexandra said...

So cute! I love that little fur jacket, and you look beautiful as usual!

Alexandra xo

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Pull Your Socks Up! said...

You are doing my head in girl!! I nearly jumped off my seat when I saw you in this gorgeous outfit - the fur jacket! The BOOTS! The beret! Just utterly amazing as usual - I live in my boots too, they just go with everything. So happy to have found you! xo

Sands said...

Hehe, I need to get some new black skinnies too! I wear them more than my jeans, haha. You look adorable in that fur jacket, dear!

xo
Sealverland

Cáti said...

great style, love it :)

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Neekoh said...

Yeah, it's hard to dress up with all this rain, no? But I really love what you've done here. The hat and the coat add a little extra something to the comfy basics. And those boots... I can see them dressed up with a frilly dress too :)

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WENDY said...

The leopard beanie is way too cute!
Love your outfit here :)

Style with Benefits said...

love the grungy look! you need to rock this more often. dang, i like your coat! too cute.

enjoy the holidays!

xx, becs