Monday, January 10, 2011

An Evening in Relaxation




(J. Crew sweater, Vintage skirt courtesy of Stone Cold Vintage, Banana Republic boots, Delvaux shoulder bag)

These photos were snapped one evening on my front porch after a long day out. The sun was setting and perfectly created a mini glow around my head! As for my outfit, I played around with my boyish and girlish pieces. I paired this wool boyfriend sweater with a one of a kind pleated skirt from the vintage shop Stone Cold Vintage. They are my go-to vintage online store as they have the best designer vintage! I love the bold print of this skirt against a simple gray pullover. This combination brings Prada's fall collection to mind. Thanks to them, I now see the librarian's knee-length skirt as chic and sexy. Most girls would probably never wear something this "dated" out, but I love it's uniqueness. Happy Monday everyone!

Also, don't forget to check out my feature/interview on Stylesofia! I hope you like it! Simply click on the image below or visit Stylesofia.com.


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115 comments:

LOVETHEFABRIC said...

Another great outfit! I get really inspired by this outfit!^^

Raspberry Jam said...

Love the skirt!

Nice outfit!

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XOXO

Marloes. said...

The first photo is beautiful!

Annika said...

great outfit!! As always :))
XX

Alisha said...

The preint and the co,ours of the skirt is beautiful. Another great outfit post.

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Vicky said...

Love your jumper, and it goes perfectly with that skirt (which is just as fabulous!) x

Lula said...

looking like a sexy librarian indeed!

ilene @ muchloveilly said...

cute skirt!

gresja said...

you look wonderful, I love this skirt

ThE fAsHiOn WoRsHiPeR said...

Beautiful combination, love that sweater dear :)

XoXO-Kelli K
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Arstcrylique said...

I adore your skirt, it makes the look :)

Rix og Mill said...

Love your sweater! I looks sooo comfy (:



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Bog-Bog said...

The skirt is wonderful!

Closet Fashionista said...

Looking gorgeous as always ! :D
I just saw that feature this morning, so exciting! :D

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I Don't Wear Jeans said...

Nice!

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Hillary said...

Oh my!! I love your skirt! it is so so pretty & your purse is so wonderful too! Man, I would love to go shopping with you! You have great style!!
xoxo

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Michelle said...

Such a beautiful outfit! It's casual but gorgeous.

rubennieto said...

Amazing outfit !! I really like it , the skirt is magnific! kisses

LOIS said...

Oh la la. Lovely!
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Vinda Sonata said...

i love your style!!
you look so gorgeous as always !!


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Marie said...

the mix of colors on the skirt with the grey simple sweater is perfect!
i would love to have a pleated skirt like this but made from sheer and little transparent fabric :)

Gorete Sousa said...

lovely outfit!!!!!!!!!
great!!!!!
xoxo

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Luca said...

You look pretty!
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Alice said...

you look great! so fresh.

devorelebeaumonstre. said...

beautiful skirt. xx


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Carrie said...

I love the sweater and bag!

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Lynn said...

Great outfit! Love the skirt and shoes.

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Larissa said...

lovely outfit! the sweater and the skirt are great for each other! and the skirt is a beauty!
x
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Sweetdie said...

wow they are amazing!
kisses

Electric Empty said...

wonderful sweater!

Camilla. said...

Those shoes are just perfect.

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Beautycountry said...

outfit is awsome...especially the sweater

:D

Becky-May said...

i love this look. skirts are right up mr street and this length is for usre one i need to try out!


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X

Chelsea Lane said...

I have been feeling the exact same way, suddenly I like mid-length skirts, I've decided they're going to be my spring uniform ;) love the bf sweater!

xoxo

Polly said...

love love love your look!)

Hanna said...

Love your outfit! That skirt is perfect!

cuteredbow said...

Only you can wear this but that's what i like, you help me to wear my vintage clothes in every occasion not only with fashion addict !

Angga said...

I love this skirt!! I've been collecting pleated patterns/non patterns!! I think they are awesome for spring and summer!! I just cant wait to get warmer here to wear them
<3
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Carol said...

That is one adorable skirt. I am very much loving all the ladylike, knee-length, 50s style skirts that are around just now. It makes getting dressed a little more exciting!

Carol
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too young for fashion said...

love these photos. . .

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xx

Deni said...

I love your skirt...:) great blog!

Chloe said...

Absolutely love that skirt! You have impeccable taste in clothes.

Chloe xxx

Ronisha said...

I love your skirt :))

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laxfashion said...

pretty outfit

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nikki said...

you're gorgeous and I love your outfit!

plentyforpennies said...

Love the boyish sweater with the flowy skirt look!

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Talia said...

very nice details on the sweater ;)

Lindsey N. said...

What an amazing skirt! I'm really in love with that pullover as well. Very cute!

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Martina said...

Lovely pictures. The sweater is awesome and the sunset light incredible :)

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fashionslap.net said...

I don't think it's dated. LOL what is dated anymore? Everything comes back into style in about 2 years.

Shevah said...

I love this relaxed look. The boots are incredible. I also really enjoy playing around with mixing boyish/girlish looks.






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Hanna said...

that skirt is so very lovely.

Anaivilo said...

Indeed it's a very beautiful contrast between the sweater and the skirt. I love the print on that skirt. :D Great outfit, on eof my favorites

Marella said...

You look amazing dear!<3

vio said...

your skirt is wonderful!

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Zapping for Perfection said...

Love everything !
Keep the good work girl ;)
Kiss,
M and S

alannah. said...

i had a look at your feature on stylesofia the other day & its so beautiful!
digging the print of this skirt & the afternoon light peeping through.x



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simplyhope said...

The first picture is Ahmmazing! I love your skirt and congrats on the feature:)Definitely going to check it out!

LIGH✝Sdrivemysoul said...

Love the colorss and print of your skirt, you look beautiful


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xxSea

Francesca said...

i adore that sweater!!

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THE said...

Lovely photos and lovely outfit!

XO thefashionguitar

Shilpi said...

lovely skirt!

xx

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Kathleen Carla. said...

you've continued to inspire me, i absolutely LOVE this look. and congrats on the interview at Style Sofia! and aw so sweet your Best Friends are at UCB. def, let me know when you're in Berkeley! we can hit up thrift stores and pig out in diff restaurants, esp at Cheeseboard for pizza! :).

<3, Kathleen.

Halie said...

Such a great outfit. Great blog.

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NĂ¡dia said...

Fabulous skirt! Love the way you paired it!!!


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Meggstatus said...

This skirt is beautiful.

XO
Megg

Jane said...

Honestly, not my favorite outfit, it does look nice on you, but it would look horendous on people who are shorter. Reminds me of grandma. Although the sweater by itself is lovely. (:

KristyMystique said...

you got some very cute stories over here!!! miss the california weather!!!

jamie said...

Happy Monday! i love this mixture :)

char said...

lovely pleated skirt!

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Lena said...

Great outfit! This skirt is beautiful!

Sourav's BLOG said...

Great designer dress.. really useful for this snowy winter.. You can try a Salwar also in this winter to look much better..

Eden said...

I abs love this outfit! the skirt is amazing:)))

Georgia said...

cute, i want your bag so bad!

xx

Jessica said...

love your vintage skirt!
it actually goes well with that sweater.
love it!
happy monday-almost-tuesday awesome blogger!

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KcomeKarolina said...

love your skirt! and your bag!

xoxo
K.
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melodykura said...

I love all elements of your outfit...sweater, skirt, bag, boots (!!) and magic evening light of course ;))

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cathy. said...

Love your skirt!

xx
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Kristel Louisa said...

Hi Natalie,

Love this outfit. The skirt is lovely, love the ethnic prints! I like how you wore it with the sweatshirt. This look is totally you.

xx,
Kristel

MELISSA Z. said...

amazing skirt dear! <3

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jane said...

I like every piece of this outfit. Ho and the pictures, the light, are beautiful. Well done ;)

Violetta E. said...

just <3

ediot said...

what an brilliant combination! i love the printed skirt with the grey. this goes straight into my inspiration folder.
great blog you've got natalie

xx

Sammy said...

Love your vintage skirt!

The Fashion Cloud said...

absolutely love this outfit and the skirt is very cute and fun

xx

Ag Pe said...

Gorgeous shirt. Lovely!

Mavi said...

Beautifull skirt!!! I like so much!!

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Lyana said...

Fantastic skirt! I must check out this vintage site now.

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Thechocolat said...

LOVELY OUTFIT *.*

Karoline said...

Lovely skirt.


Great look!

Flashes of Style said...

Oh beautiful!!! That skirt is truly amazing.

Erica Wark said...

WOW! Your blog looks like so much fun! I'm so happy I found it!

I also love this whole outfit, the skirt especially!

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goodbyestockholm said...

That skirt is beautiful. But it is your personality that keeps me returning to your blog, Nat! Please stay beautiful in everything.

jess said...

I love the skirt. It looks great against the sweater.

Alex Ingram said...

Thanks for stopping by the blog and I love yours! Not to mention that you are incredibly beautiful : )
Best of luck in your modeling career !!!
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Danielle Du Jour said...

Hello Darling,
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If you jump over to mine you'll see I gave you the stylish blogger award.
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WendyB said...

Great colors/pattern in that skirt!

diana kang said...

LOVE this look. its so casual chic which is my fav! you look amazing as always! xx

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Estelle Pigault said...

Love this skirt!

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xx

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Thanks for visiting me! I ADORE YOUR BLOG! Definitely following you xxx

Phuong said...

beautiful photos and outfit

Z--- said...

You look great!!xx

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ayelet shachar said...

love to visit your blog!!!!!
amazing Natalie!!!!!
wonderful style
xoxo
Ayelet

Silkybow said...

Love love love this outfit, everything fits well together :)

Roma said...

I like your style! i invite you and everybody to my blog. It is do fresh than i feel it.

Yasemin said...

Wow, this is so great! You're so beautiful, I'm following, hope you will follow my blog too :D yallehballeh.blogspot.com

Brittany said...

The colors are just so gorgeous and bold, I absolutely love it paired with this soft grey sweater! Thanks for your comment :)

stonecoldvintage said...

The skirt looks amazing on you! So glad it worked out :)

Awesome touch styling it with a grey knit top.

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Haylee said...

You are so lovely! That skirt is to die for.

Mathilde said...

hey girl, you look so pretty !
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Amy Joy said...

What an amazing skirt!
Love your style!