Sunday, January 2, 2011

On a Clear Day












(SOLD Design Lab jeans, Vintage blouse and scarf, Forever 21 blazer, 80%20 boots)

So my family and I really wanted to see a little snow before the end of our holiday break. We took a drive up past Frazier Park. I found it desolate, cold, but so peaceful. It was hard to take photos when your fingers are practically going numb. We didn't find too much snow, only dried up leftovers from the previous storm. There was a bit of sun that day so we got a nice glow as a backdrop. Sometimes it's necessary to get away from civilization for a good 3 hours.

I haven't really been thinking about what to wear these past few days. Basically, throwing on any blouse with a pair of skinnies and a chunky scarf. Parka always comes in handy for cold nights out so I have it shoved in the backseat of my car. And you won't believe it, but it is SNOWING outside my window right now. I see a soft white blanket covering the rooftops and it is so darn pretty! I hear my parents begging me to come downstairs and take photos in the snow, but I'm glued to my desk chair at the moment and my feet are frozen. It's a magical way to kick off 2011! Come next week, and I'm back to work. This holiday break was short, but long. and surprisingly fun. Hope yours was too!

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128 comments:

stonecoldvintage said...

Frazier park looks like a pretty area. I'll have to check it out sometime.

Happy New Year!

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Jessica said...

Love your blouse! That scarf adds a nice pop of color. xx

alannah. said...

i love the colour of your scarf, tell me what is your trick to scarving? because you always seem to wrap them the right way & get this extraordinary amount of thickness happening.. do you just buy really thick scarves or..?
& i love where you are shooting these, the location looks gorgeous!
you always spend so much time with your family its lovely!
oh & youve perfected the model poses so so well.x



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Angga said...

You look so pretty!! I wish I bought that shoes!!! now I'm craving it :-(
<3
http://reserveradefashion.blogspot.com

maricel said...

I'm mad crushing on your boots! Love 'em. The print of the scarf with the striped top is beautiful, too.

xx maricel
www.thestyleshrink.com

Tariro said...

You look gorgeous!
I love your shoes!

Kathleen Carla. said...

looks like you had such a fun winter break so far! :) def am loving the photos such a pretty place and gorgeous outfit, def loving th layering with the blazer and scarf. always chic Natalie! :)

<3, Kathleen.

Dannie said...

great look, sooo classic yet orginal. i loove your blog, very down to earth and always fresh. I'm a model in LA too. How was your holiday?? Happy 2011 :)

Kathleen Rhea G. said...

Darling outfit :) & soooo jealous of all the snow you guys are having!

xo Kat

Leya said...

natalie!! =D
i love your pants and your scarf...
gorgeous...love your taste!!

carolyn said...

I know, winter break seems like it's over so soon for me :( it was amazing while it lasted, though! Frazier Park looks lovely. love your scarf!! I need more big comfy things :) onto my next knitting project!!

Marloes. said...

The location is really great!!
You look amazing. The jeans fit you perfectly

joninel said...

love your shoes so much :)

Dylana Suarez said...

Beautiful!

xoxo,

colormenana.blogspot.com

Hanna said...

You look amazing! The blouse is perfect!

http://style-in-sight.blogspot.com

Dream of Idaho said...

Great outfit! Love the jeans.

Mei said...

Love the jeans, makes your legs long! I also like the bandana scarf :) x

Amanda said...

love this outfit.

LIGH✝Sdrivemysoul said...

Love these photos! that scarf and those shoess ahhh, perfection


www.lightsdrivemysoul.blogspot.com
xxSea

Kristel Louisa said...

Hi Natalie,

Those pictures are fantastic! I love your outfit, simply stunning. The scarf is just lovely.

xx,
Kristel

Vicky said...

That shirt was made for those creepers x

fashionslap.net said...

Cute. Love that blue scarf. As for the snow I understand I went to Michigan to see family. It was much like how your photo looks light snow. I was actually hoping for more snow, but hopefully I get out and go skiing this year. We will see.

MELISSA Z. said...

wonderful pics and that scrf is so cool, love the color!

www.abitoffashion.com

-s said...

you should come to finland, here we have almost half a meter snow!

Rose said...

you look stunning! and that place looks absolutely amazing. Very jealous of where you live X

la pie qui chante pour un oui pour un non said...

I do love those shoes!!!

VicissitudiniLombarde said...

Love your shoes and jacket :)

http://vicissitudinilombarde.blogspot.com/

jamie-lee said...

looking lovely as usual, i adore that scarf too! x

Laura @ The World Looks Red said...

I think your outfit looks lovely anyway! I especially love your shoes. So funny to hear that you're happy with snow, I'd gladly send some your way cause after 1,5 month of snow I'm getting pretty tired of it. I do agree that it looks beautiful, it's like living in a christmas-card.

helen said...

omg i love this look!! especially the scarf and the shoes. Could you tell me where i can buy those shoes online??

xx Helen


www.thebrokendreamcatcher.blogspot.com

vintagetouchblog said...

i really like this ouftit ! Your shoes are amazing!

Kisses from France!
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Dolly_Blondy said...

The scarf is sooo cool!

love & happy new year!

http://dollyblondyfashionblog.blogspot.com

The little world of fashion said...

Really cool scarf
x

Bibi HI said...

Your look is so pretty and the enviroment wonderfull. I love horses :)
xxxx

Raspberry Jam said...

nice photos!


I love your blouse!

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XOXO

Shared closet said...

i love the snoww!!:)
love all the pictures!
xooxox

MargieF said...

you look great in skinny jeans, even you make such an average wardrobe staple look amazing!
margief
x
www.margieheartsclothes.blogspot.com

Bog-Bog said...

Love the striped shirt so much!

Charlie, Feminine Bravery said...

What a beautiful place!

xxx Charlie
Feminine Bravery

Sasha said...

I love this look:) The scarf is awesome:)
xx
Sasha

http://perfectionistsdiary.blogspot.com

Serena P. said...

YOu are fantastic! You and your sister are an inspiration for me!
S.

Ladinia DalinTasya said...

i love your stripes shirt :)

xo,
Tasya

Anaivilo said...

Wow, it's snowing! That is so cool :D Enjoy it dear! It's aweosme despite the cold.

Armario Low Cost said...

Hola guapa!!! antes de nada desearte feliz año nuevo a ti tambien, el video nos ha encantado!!! sales preciosa como siempre!!!
En las fotos de este post nos encanta la camisa de rayas, te faborece mucho.
Un beso y que este año te vaya como minimo igual de bien que el anterior!

ThE fAsHiOn WoRsHiPeR said...

Beautiful....that blouse & scarf are amazing vintage finds :)

XoXO-Kelli K
http://thefashionworshiper.blogspot.com

therawpower said...

wow...really nice shoes

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http://www.oliviapalermothesocialite.blogspot.com

KcomeKarolina said...

love your new header!
Happy New Year|!

xoxo
K.
http://kcomekarolina.blogspot.com/

Liliana said...

Amazing photos, you look gorgeous!
kisses

http://chicreaction.pt.vu

Nati said...

Beautiful scarf!
I love your look! (and your lovely blog)

Happy new year!!

Peace & Love!
-Native' Secret-

Clochette said...

Gorgeous photos, I love your scarf! The surrounding is really beautiful,nice choice!

ediot said...

that's such an amazing outfit. and i LOVE these photos. happy new year darling

xx

ilene @ muchloveilly said...

cute header and love that scarf, girl!

Violetta E. said...

ur so cooool

Closet Fashionista said...

GORGEOUSSSS As always! :D
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Jessica said...

everyone is getting really excited when the snow falls!
i love your blouse and scarf.
perfect combination!

http://eclecticraccoon.blogspot.com/

Gemma said...

The vintage blouse is really cool!...and you make it work with the rest of the outfit so darn good! :-)
xoxo
Gemma.

daisychain said...

So stunning Natalie x

Iulia Romana said...

Seem like you had a lot of fun :)
I love your scarf - the color is so pretty ♥

Niko's view said...

You look amazing! I love your style

Verónica said...

I love this look!

_kiss

Magia bajo el agua _ Fotografía subacuática (newpost)
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Olalla de hoyos said...

Hola guapa!!
Feliz año nuevo!!!
me encanta el outfit de hoy! estas guapisima!!
un besazoo

Sweet style

moded'amour said...

Love the outfit, amazing jeans!

Wildswan said...

Great look, you have amazing legs ;)

Fashiable said...

you always have beautiful photos, love them!

plentyforpennies said...

Love the stripes and blazer combo!

www.plentyforpennies.com

Talia said...

gorgeous green ring ;)

Johanna said...

That blouse it great!
And the whole outfit too.

xx

Sammy said...

Love the stripe top plus blue scarf! Happy New Year by the way :)

Sam

INTRO TO MY LIFE said...

hey natalie, i hope you had a very happy christmas and new year. you look amazing like always

Lynn said...

Love your blouse !

xoxo
http://melancora.blogspot.com

bunt♥leben said...

The Pictures are soooo amazing. I love your Style ♥

Carrie said...

beautiful bright pics! I love your stripped blouse ;)

http://carriesfashiondiary.blogspot.com/

Becky-May said...

perfect laid back style :)

BM

thebohemiangoods.blogspot.com

The Flower Girl

X

Lena said...

You look so pretty!

repeat said...

Who usually takes your photos they are always so fun?!

http://repeatx2.blogspot.com/

JoeyAna said...

The Holiday break was wayyy too short! I love getting away for a breath of fresh air clears your head!

xoxo
jO
http://fashionbyjo.blogspot.com/

Karoline said...

Happy new year!

I absolutely love that chunky blue/black scarf.

Angel In This Dress said...

LOVE your blog! I just discovered it today and when I was reading through it, I thought "wow, she looks familiar". Then I saw your Las Vegas post and realised why - that I already follow your sister... well I assume she's your sister as you both look very similar! but either way you're related, yes? I love the pair of you - I always look forward to reading your blogs when a new post pops up on my reading list. A now following you and looking forward to reading more from you x x

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A N G E L A said...

love it love it love it!!!! :)

xx

fashionbit

Shilpi said...

your style is so effortless. I love it

xx

sftrend

..R May A.. said...

stunning images :)
loving the blouse!! x

Cindy, fashionsbeauty said...

Really chic and simple outfit!

Snow is so pretty but can be so annoying when the whole transport system comes to a halt! xoxo

www.fashionsbeauty.com

blogg said...

Love the photos! :) You look amazing!

Mademoiselle Antonova said...

I've seen 'somewhere' today by Sofia Coppola, and now looking at these photographs makes me think of it again... it's a compliment :)
enjoy the snow and happy new year!

JosieThe? said...

Your scarf is so cute :)

vonilicious said...

Every time I love something you're wearing and find it a must, it's always vintage haha.

iris loves fashion said...

love the last pic:)
xx

Miss Britishoes said...

My dear Natalie
how are you?? Happy New year !!!
(L)

Atenea said...

the photos are very pretty :)!
I love the scarf. kisses

Camilla. said...

awesome shirt, you looks stunning x

intothefoldfashion.blogspot.com

Lo said...

this outfit is perfection

Meggstatus said...

Apparently you got some snow yesterday! I love the casual look, and those shoes bring me back to my punk days... it was a phase.

XO
Megg

AnnaBananaCupcake said...

I love the graphic lines in this outfit. And the bold blue scarf is perfect!
XOXO

Giuli Kakoulli said...

love this outfit!! Amazing scarf!!

Happy New Year :)
xx

http://mademoiselleconomist.blogspot.com/

kelsea said...

beauty

Sohee said...

you are just so beautiful!!

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jamie said...

perfection. oh and your outfit too <3

Lyana said...

Love your outfit, especially the blouse! And I agree, taking pictures in the freezing cold is not pleasant at all, but at least you managed to capture some beautiful photos :)

GRICIA said...

i saw ur ads for volcom in girlfriend indonesia magz.looks nice!

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Zoë said...

I love your scarf!

Clochette said...

hey
Thank you for your message is very nice of you!
As I am French I am sorry for the mistakes lol

Your blog is wonderful, I love your whole universe, I subscribe =)
I'll put other comments when I have finished my exams!

Kisses Clochette

Georgia said...

i am in love with those shoes


www.ohyouarethemoon.blogspot.com
x

Cylia said...

your legs are perfect.. I always struggle with finding jeans, because im just too small to fit normal jeans.. still on the hunt for the perfect skinnies.

Michaela said...

Love your outfit.. especially the blouse. Thankyou for your comment on my blog!
http://haveyoueverfalleninlove.blogspot.com/

Kallie, Happy Honey and Lark said...

I love that your ankles peek out just a tiny bit, and then its juxtaposed with the scarf spread out on top. Happy New Year to you! ps-those shoes are perfection

Setty Lepida said...

The scarf is gorgeous, but not as much as you !!! Great blog, and looks :0 wow!

Mymelstarbucks said...

Natalie, I reaaly love every look!

! ▲ MELBURNIAN STARBUCKS ▲

nay.Iam said...

thanks for your comment!
I like your outfiit! ^^


x.


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Matilda Niklasson said...

ANSWER: thank you! and a happy 2011 to you aswell :) /Matilda

Beenie said...

Nice blog ;)

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Bibillule. said...

Merci beaucoup !

Love. xoxo

Marina said...

a short pause with the family is the better thing:)

great pics and location!

all the beste for 2011

marina
http://malibuananas.blogspot.com/

Fashion Queen said...

I am really in love with your scarf.

mo said...

The pictures are amazing and you look great as alwyas!!
The landscapes look so breathing!
XOXO

http://teenagedream-mo.blogspot.com/

Amber said...

these colors are amazing!

Big Daddy said...

Ah your so sweet! I hope i get inspired soon too! Its 2011, and there is no time to waste!
Its weird bc i was jsut thinking about your blog earlier today, and how i missed looking at it all the time-it was on my list to do today. Then you commented me first- great minds think alike!
Hope your new years was great!

MM said...

I really do love your scarf. beautiful one.

xxx, MM.

Martina said...

You just look great!

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Kasia Dusińska said...

Lovely outfit. Happy new year:)

www.kdcloset.blogspot.com

Blackswan said...

a nice break away from the hustle and bustle is necessary before returning back to work... I have already started :(

the stripes and bright blue team up well together!

Happy New Year!

youronlyblackswan.blogspot.com

x Your Only Blackswan

Brittany said...

I love these photos, its such a beautiful background. Love the royal blue and stripes!

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Style ninfa said...

Love your striped shirt!!
♥ ♥ ♥ Angie

styleninfa.blogspot.com

Taimi said...

Showing your belly button when there's snow in the ground!!! You're crazy!!! %-)

novembernausea.blogspot.com

(I'm just used of putting the address up there, but I don't think you'll get much out of it, it's in Finnish ;-))

Jazzy E (hivennn) said...

Love the scarf! x hivennn.

Aya Smith said...

This is such a great day outfit! I love the boyish/feminine combo of it, so perfect! :) (plus, you are one gorgeous girl!!!)

Love,
Aya of Strawberry Koi

Mat said...

those shoes are just mega, creeper vibe and all. thanks for stopping by, by the way.

20 York Street said...

Fantastic photos!

besos,

ML
Happy, Happy New Year!

20 YORK STREET

Taylor said...

Aww, those horses are adorable. Is he a pygmy? God, so cute. And I love your top and ring.