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Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Still dreaming

Of summer and of the outfit I dreamt up that never was;
And somedays while I work I will get the sudden urge to just google 'boat cardigan' or 'scalloped shorts' - it is inexplicable but compulsory.
Today, while we are still a solid four months away from summer, the shorts and cardigan appeared.
The Shearling (yes, that boat is furry) Boat Cardigan is at Forever 21 for $26 and these scalloped shorts for $30 can be found on ebay.
Do I dare?


Back in the present, where it is winter, I'm wearing a summer dress.
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The Runown
Dress Gap - Cardigan DownEast Basics - Scarf American Eagle - Boots Migliorini - Tights TJMaxx
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34 comments:

  1. Those yellow shoes are so adorable - and I love the tights your wearing in the outfit shots (seriously, how many tights do you own?)!


    xoxo ~ Courtney
    http://sartorialsidelines.blogspot.com

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  2. It never hurts to have something in your closet to remind you that you have warmer weather to look forward to, right?

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  3. The outfit's fab, love, love the tights.
    The scalloped shorts are cute as are the yellow shoes.

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  4. I'm also going to wear a summer dress tomorrow, just because I'm so tired of winter >.<
    Lovely boots -- they make the outfit super chic:) xx

    http://tamunatko.blogspot.com/

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  5. I say go for the summer outfit. Those shorts and that boat cardi are too cute to pass up!

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  6. I love those tights! I always wear my summer dresses in the winter too-just lots of layers!
    Very beautiful pictures :)

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  7. Oh my- I need that short sleeved cardigan in my life!!! Loving your outfit today and those tights are the perfect touch!

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  8. I'm dreaming about warmer weather too, but mostly I'm glad that it's really not that cold out. Those yellow shoes are so cute and the shorts are very Chloe Sevigny.

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  9. i really like those yellow flats! i love how you wore your summer dress. the thing i love about living here in california is being able to wear my dresses with tights and flats. :D

    <3, Mimi
    http://whatmimiwrites.blogspot.com/

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  10. Great pattern on the tights! And I really like the scalloped edge on the shorts; it looks really unique and feminine.

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  11. Mmm dreaming of warm weather now... (cue the hotel stalking) - also, I must have those scalloped shorts. LOVE!

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  12. I've been longing for scalloped shorts since last summer! Those are fab. Go for it!!

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  13. Your first outfit is SO making me long for summer! Or at this rate, I'll even take spring.

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  14. I say go for it. If you've been pining, its obviously stuck in your head and is needed!

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  15. Great tights! I love your blog!

    xoxo
    Stacey Kay
    “Runway Inspiration, Vintage Decoration”
    www.goodwillhuntingg.com

    Runway Inspiration: Wunderkind

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  16. I love how you use all the stuff in your closet in such different ways.

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  17. Those yellow flats are totally adorable...They make me dream of summer:) Hugs and kisses,sweetie

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  18. Eep! Those sailboat cardigans are so great!

    And I love the pattern in your scarf.

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  19. the outfit inspirations make me want to go on a beach trip. Beautiful outfit dollface!

    xo

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  20. Those tights and that scarf are amazing! Love it!

    Kristine. Or Polly.

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  21. I'm in love with this outfit and that scarf lends the perfect finishing touch. I love remixing summer items during the winter. Just takes a lot of layering...haha :)

    And I've been dying to try out scalloped shorts for the longest time but I just doubt I can pull them off.

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  22. love the yellow shoes, i cant wait for summer or at least 60 degree weather....i'll take anything besides freezing cold and snow

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  23. I LOVE those outfits! The cardigans with the boats on them...I adore. I need them now haha. Lovely post :)

    http://www.hsquaredfashion.blogspot.com

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  24. I love the scarf and tights combination in your outfit. Those yellow shoes are amazing too.

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  25. Those shorts are such a cute pop of color and they would go with so many things! I'd get them over the boat cardigan. :) But heeeey, that's just me. <3

    I love your scarf and your tights are too amazing with those boots of yours!~~ <3

    I am sorry for my lame commenting skills, so much I've had to do this week.. and the week before! Ack, the two snow days have crammed together all my work into a crammation of not-fun-ness. I shall return. I LOVE YOU. /out

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  26. Ahh I love those boots! Summer dresses in winter remind me of warmer days, and I think I always feel a bit more cheery if I do that :) The cardigan is super cool but I really really like the look of scalloped shorts-- been thinking about getting black ones myself. I think you should definitely get those, the color is unique and I like the contrasting black buttons!

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  27. I so want scalloped shorts! I just feel like I have to try on shorts and pants, and I can never find cute ones anywhere but online.

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  28. Those shorts are something you absolutely should dare to wear. Ugh, I didn't even mind the rhyme, that's how sure I am about those shorts!

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  29. Scalloped shorts are just, I don't know, like a MUST or something. They always catch my eye!!

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