Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Loving Purple

I didn't even realize it until I was uploading my pictures tonight, but apparently I have a thing for purple this week. Two days in a row now I've sported purple...and to top it off I'm starting to think I may need this in purple now too...since it is only $20...geez! I'm helping a friend find one of her own but I think I may have to snag one up for myself if I can find two!!
Today was only in the 70's...I loved it!!! I broke out the boots because I knew I'd be out and about tonight when it would be a little cooler...totally boot appropriate weather. I'm sure by the end of winter I will be SO OVER boots, but for now I'm loving the chance to wear them again.

Here's what I wore today:



Details:
-Dark Purple Open Cardigan-Gap Outlet (Fall 2010)--I know it's not showing up super purple in the picture, but it is!!
-Viscose Tank-J Crew (Spring 2010)
-Skinny Jeans-American Eagle
-Snakebite Belt-Anthropologie
-Kachiri Boots (Taupe)-Target
-Necklace-Fossil
-Ring-Charlotte Russe
-Earrings/Bracelet-Old Navy

This is the first time I've worn these boots and I have to say, I love them! I am in love with the color...they're called taupe but they're sort of grayish-toned. They're very comfortable. I do need to get a protector on them though for when the rain starts up.

Like I said I've had purple on the brain this week...here's yesterday's version:



Details:
-Purple Tiered Tank-Old Navy
-Striped Cardigan-Old Navy (Winter 2010)
-Matchstick Jeans-J Crew Outlet
-Wedge Sandals-Old Navy
-Necklace-Macy's
-Earrings/Ring-Forever 21

Tomorrow I'm going to make a conscious effort to avoid purple...give another color a chance!

I didn't pick anything up from the Anthro sale this week (yet), but I did make a return to J Crew the other day and brought this home in it's place after it went on sale. It will go perfectly with this(in purple again--imagine that!) wrapped with a skinny gold belt. In my head it's super cute so hopefully it'll look cute in real life too! I've been eyeing this shirt ever since it came out a few months ago so I was excited to see it hit sale so soon. Some things go on sale so fast at J Crew while other things never seem to budge (like this). Grrrr...losing patience!

Well, I"m off to bed...it's almost midnight here on the west coast. Sweet dreams!

11 comments:

  1. Hi Jenni,
    I just found your blog-- it's adorable! And I noticed that you have me blogrolled-- that is so incredibly flattering! Thank you! I'll be back soon to read more of your posts! :) Kiki

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  2. I love your purple outfits, and those boots look amazing on you! I just got some AE skinny jeans for $30. Can't wait to wear them on "jean day" tomorrow!

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  3. Cute outfits, I'm loving all the purple on you! I also got that set the course cardi for $20 at anthro. It was just too good a deal to pass up!

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  4. Really cute....I realized I have been on a "blue" kick this week lol...since purple looks fantastic on you, you might as well rock it!
    MixandMatchFashion

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  5. Love that second outfit, the tank and necklace look adorable together! I've been on an orange kick all month - it's October, and I've got to take advantage!

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  6. I am glad you are loving purple because I LOVE purple on you!!!

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  7. Love both outfits. Maybe you were wearing purple in spirit of Spirit Day (it was yesterday) :). I wish those boots worked for me - they are too wide. And loving that striped sequin boatneck tee you linked to!

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  8. Lovin' the ruffle top and gray boots, Jenni! Great looks... that purple is so pretty now that we are moving on into Fall!!

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  9. Both of those outfits are super cute!! Seriously can't believe those boots are from Target... they are fabulous. Have a great weekend!

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  10. Kiki-Your blog is really cute!!! I love checing in and seeing what you post!

    Bonnie-Don't you love the AE jeans? They're such a great deal!

    Jessica-Glad you got your deal too...can't wait to see you wear yours!

    Tara-Thanks! Isn't it funny how we get stuck on certain colors sometimes?!!

    Jan-You totally know how to rock Orange so keep it up...it looks great on you!

    Tricia-Thanks girlie!

    Tina-I ended up sizing down a 1/2 size and that made a huge difference in the shaft circumference...maybe try that if you didn't already!

    Leah--You're so sweet--thanks! I love the rich, fall colors!

    Andrea-I know, right? Target really comes out with some real winners sometimes!

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  11. Cute outfits!! LOVE that first one - I need to recreate it somehow.

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