Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Roses by the Sea

What a fulfilling weekend where I traveled up and down the bay area and central coast! We took a spontaneous trip down to Monterey yesterday, the weather was sunny and beautiful, but the drive there and back was bizarre... a mile of sunshine, a mile of gray sky, a mile of fog, and vice versa. Although the weather was warm, Monterey tends to be windy so I wore a lightweight long sleeves sweater. Perhaps calling it a sweater isn't truly correct, this piece is so light it's more like a knit top than a sweater. Either way, I love the pretty rose print! I also love the shredded distress look as well, makes it a little more interesting. You might not be able to tell, but the top is a little shimmery as well because it has gold metallic threads interwoven in the knit. Since it is such a statement piece, I kept the rest of the outfit simple and monochromatic with crochet shorts, quilted purse, and metal tipped flats.
Rose print knit top c/o VJ Style.
Crochet lace shorts by Lush from my work Sway.
Thrifted vintage quilted purse.
Metal tipped flats from F21.

12 comments:

  1. Love the rose print knit darling and those metallic capped shoes are gorgeous!

    Eda ♥

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  2. I just love everything you wear.

    Rachel
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  3. pretty outfit! love your rose print :))

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  4. i love your outfit and your hair. <3

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  5. You look amazing. Everything is so classic, yet there is this hint of modernity.

    xoxo,

    Andria
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  6. the outfit fits the location so well! lovely :)

    xx
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  7. ohhhh my god how i love this outfit!! the dress is gorgeous, but those shoes really make it. newest follower :))

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  8. such a beautiful location. i love the metal tipped flats. can't believe they're to be found at forever 21.

    leyla.

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  9. Sweet! I love your blog... stalking you from now on :D

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  10. Those shoes are fabulous and I love that dress!

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