Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Back in California






(Threadsence sweater, Jil Sander trousers, Velvetine bag, Vintage belt, Vintage Ferragamo flats)

Spent one afternoon walking Ocean Avenue, getting back into the California vibe after my stay in Europe. Being back with my family is the best. I missed them! I went with a very relaxed, classic outfit for my evening out for coffee and shopping. I paired an animal print sweater with my favorite Jil Sander trousers. My new carryall is the one that steals the show though! I just received this new Velvetine handbag from Paris and I instantly fell in love with it the moment it arrived at my doorstep. The details are amazing and leather is superb. The first thing I do when I receive a new handbag is sniff the leather. And this one's smell won me over for sure! The 3 inner zippers also makes it easy for me to search all my things. I definitely needed a new shoulder bag and this one is perfect. I'm such a huge Velvetine bag fan now!

I hope everyone has a fantastic week! Mine is a bit crazy at the moment. I'm shooting everyday gaaah, but I love the hectic schedule. Ending the week at the MANGO event:

I am hosting the MANGO event this Friday, April 8th, in Santa Monica (5-9pm). Meet me there! I will be singing at the event! There will be: Music. Hors d'oeurves. Free Drinks. Shopping w/ 30% off everything. I will be giving away a $500 MANGO gift card to one lucky attendee. You style a MANGO look, get your picture taken by the photographer, and I will pick a winner at random. See you there!!


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156 comments:

Kristina said...

loooooove your outfit beauty <3

xx
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Nicole Holm said...

these are gorgeous!! love your outfit and your bag.

ARLA AABBA said...

i totally love your face <3 and ofc, looking amazing as always! xxAA

Lynn said...

Great look! Love your bag and the sweater :) X

Chiara TheMinette said...

Yes, great look! Love the sweater! <3
xx

Mom Fashion World said...

i absolutely love your outfit!
very beautiful! so chic!

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styledigger said...

Wowwww I love that bag! It's such a shame they dont have an online shop!

Absolutely Mrs. K said...

First I thought you were wearing a skirt (didn’t see the photos right away). But oh my the pants look amazing, they are so stylish and a little boyish. Fabulous combination with the flats. It makes you like a Parisienne. The print of that t-shirt looks fabulous. and I love that curry color, it look phenomenal with your dark hair. The details on the black bag looks amazing, love the gold metal particulars

Emily said...

Beautiful! I swear no one can pull off flats as well as you!
x

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Mila said...

Amazing,Natalie this is amaaazing!

Twins said...

me encantan los pantalones!!

unbeso
guapisma

Vicky said...

Gorgeous outfit. Your jumper is so perfect x

Collections said...

Love the outfit. It's so chic and that bag is AMAZING.

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hannah said...

i LOVE those tailored pants! legs for days, lady.

X


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Misty Chaos said...

Love your outfit ♥

CherryChique said...

Niceee! Love the printed sweater x

ThE fAsHiOn WoRsHiPeR said...

Those trousers are fantastic, as well as your new bag doll :)

XoXo-Kelli K
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Gabrielle said...

love this outfit!! Great pics :)

FLEUR DAILY said...

Lovely sweater
X,

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Anna said...

I love your trousers and your bag! :)

Karoline Kalvø said...

What a great look. I love the printed sweater and the trousers are amazing. Not to mention the bag. Wow.

You are a divine beauty, Natalie.

Love, always
Karoline Kalvo

C.Key said...

I love the shirt in combination with the brown belt, looks so great dear! I love your blog, u are a true inspiration!
LOVE.


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C.Key said...

I love the shirt in combination with the brown belt, looks so great dear! I love your blog, u are a true inspiration!
LOVE.


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Michelle said...

omg you look amazing:)

Raspberry Jam said...

I wish i could be there!

Maybe next time!

Beautiful outfit by the way!

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XOXO

Lindsey A. Turner said...

love those pants!

Lindsey Turner
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Katie Styles said...

i love everything about this outfit xx

mirjam schuurkamp! said...

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Jessie said...

you have such impeccable style. i love the sweater, it is adoraaaable!

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Steffys Pros and Cons said...

cute leopard shirt :)


<3 steffy
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Rebecca said...

looking perfect, as usualll!

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Francy said...

you're beautiful! I love your ferragamo's ballerinas!!!
xo xo
Francy
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naomi said...

these jil sander trousers! LOVE


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Fleur said...

Dear, I just love your style so much! =)
Nice sweater!

xoxo

Lace and red lipstick said...

love Your outfit! fantastic bag and shirt!

Jes said...

eeep fabness xx

Julie Iliana said...

those trousers are amazing! I love them paired with your sweater!

New York Don't Leave Me said...

LOVE the bag! Enjoy Cali! xoxo

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Dirty Hair Halo said...

you're looking kinda sassy-business-casual.

and, ya, the bag is insane.

Dirty Hair Halo

calivintage said...

i love your basics here! those vintage ferragamos and those sleek black trousers are just perfect!

Jelka said...

Love your bag!
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Marloes. said...

You look beautiful! Have fun at the mango event! :)

disco in moscow said...

soooo beautiful!
xo

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Caroline said...

Love the leopard print shirt. Your trip to Europe must have been amazing!

SophieGrace said...

I love your style!

PIX said...

BEAUTIFUL AND CLASSY OUTFIT HERE! WE HAVE THE SAME BALLERINAS!!

ANNA

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Miri said...

You look adorable, love the top :)

XX

YinGSaran said...

love your sweater and bag

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La Petite Marmoset said...

Love your sweater!

La Petite Marmoset

Rosa said...

Great outfit.

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g.ta said...

look gorgeous..love how it looks casual and chic at the same time!! <3

Dubravka Dodig said...

this look is very cool, love it!
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6roove said...

you're so lovely :) I adore all your looks, so stylish!

kisses,
Watching the waves

Goesting said...

Nice look! The bag and sweater are very cool, want them too.

Francesca said...

that bag is amazing!!

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Francesca said...

ill def be making a purchase thanks!!

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Emily Anne said...

the title should be
Back in California & Looking Fabulous.

seriously.

you never fail to amaze me with your mix of patterns, and colors. and you are so radiant! i love it.

Beatrice said...

love the top! oh man, I so wish I could go. why does santa monica have to be so far?!!!

Elle said...

i love the bag´s closing detail - it´s just amazing! and good luck with the Mango event ;)

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Cecilia's Heart said...

You are BEAUTIFUL!!! Love that jumper.. actually love your whole ensemble. Wish I lived in California :)
- C x
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The Fancy Teacup said...

That Velvetine bag is a beauty, and I'm in love with your animal print top. So flowly and lovely! I wish I were back in L.A. so I could attend the event, sounds like it's going to be a blast!

Much love,
www.TheFancyTeacup.com

Caroo said...

loving your outfit(:

Lorena said...

great outfit!!!
lovely pants!!
kisses
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SC said...

Hello-oooh! Looking great! Love the print x

Julie said...

so hot now in Europe ! nice look !

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Sarah said...

I love your trousers!
x

Natalya's Closet said...

You look simply stunning, I LOVE the outfit! XOXO, www.NatalyasCloset.com

lifeisamaze said...

bye bye barcelona ! Love this outfit !

Delany said...

I love your hair so much!

Sandra said...
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TIMELESS IS MORE said...

everything you wear looks good on you!

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Sandra said...

love the leopard print + dark blue!! it is a great combination!!

nice look Natalie!

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annalisa said...

such a lady look i liike it !:)

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Nathalie said...

Great outfit! Really love your trousers.

Anaivilo said...

Wow you look great here! I really love those pants, they look fabulous on you. and welcome back home :D I am sure you had a great time, I have seen the photos :D

Camilla. said...

I really love your trousers, the fit is wonderful.

x Camilla

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LACE.LEATHER.LIPGLOSS said...

cool leopard top & like your glasses! (:

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Mayflower said...

I'm in love with your trousers♥ xx

la tiquismiquis said...

oh natalie. i love love love your outfits. thank you for beeing a daily inspiration for me. <3

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Rachella said...

wow you look so stunning and i really really love your bag.

xoxo

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Becky-May said...

This outfit is so exactly you! I love it and your hair looks divine :)

The Flower Girl

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x

Anni said...

Wow, great look!!

Julia said...

Love this outfit and especially that bag! You look gorgeous and have a great blog.

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DH said...

It's perfect! Your legs look never-ending in those and I love the little detail on your right hand. Coffee(?) cup is just thé accessory<3

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Courtney said...

Definately just fallen in love with your outfit, so classy! Love that bag too!xx

franca maisha said...

gorgeous! especially lovin those pants :)

xx

zeste de citron said...

so 80's ;)

Hanna said...

awesome outfit! I love the sweater!

Anna said...

well done!

Enjoy my giveaway!

LAVEL said...

like this blazer!

Manon H. said...

The bag is gorgeous !

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Gina Michele said...

I love that bag!!!

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Rachael said...

Love your outfit!! Especially the bag, it's perfect!

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Andrea said...

Hey!
I really, really like your blog! So fancy, detailed and original. And I love the outfit too.

Have a wonderful day.
Hugs from Andrea

Ginger Snap'♥ said...

This outfit is gorgeous very layed back. I love your top!

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monsefuentes said...

You look gorgeous!

XX, Monse F.-
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ZANAH said...

You look gorgeous !

Kimberly said...

love this outfit love the sweater!

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Paloma Bescos said...

ooooh I've been in California last summer, i miss it so much :( love your outfil!!!
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Deni said...

I adore your outfit...! great post, hun!


xx
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Angelika said...

awesome outfit! I love your trousers!

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Kalina said...

great look, awesome sweater and bag!

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NoE said...

Nice look!

catflicks said...

haha i do the same when i get a new bag! love the leopard print :)
xxx
Catflicks

The Fire Inside Me said...

amaaaaaazing combo

leCool said...

the trousers are gorgeous!!!and i like the sweater!!!lovely outfit!:)xxx

Closet Fashionista said...

UGH! You always look so gorgeous! I love this outfit :D
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Vintage2Vogue said...

effortless!

Lydia Lange

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Nina said...

i love you for rocking male-ish trousers!! ;)

NEONblack said...

Well well well! I may just have to stop by and officially meet you in person finally!

tackydidaxie said...

perfect trousers. looks great! x

Midge said...

This sounds weird, but I love a little peek of ankle! :)



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GretchTM said...

Love this post! Your purse is super cute!

One More Chance Vintage said...

Loving this outfit and always lovin those bangs!!!

Xx One More Chance
www.omcvintage.com
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Miss Bias said...

What great pants. Love the print top too. I'm in desperate need of some pants that have a great cut.

Miss Bias
www.missbias.blogspot.com

jamie said...

cant go wrong with leopard print! welcome back to california!

Kathleen Murillo said...

omgg, Nat i loove this outfit! loove leopard and black together, so fierce forsure. and i needa visit this velvetine site now, woww their bags are AMAZING. ps. you make starbucks look GORGEOUS.
gluck, wait you dont need any, at your event! you're gonna rock it forsure!! post YT vids? wish i were there, have fun girl! :)

<3, Kathleen.

Cortnie Elizabeth said...

GORGEOUUUUS bag! Wow! Love the pants, as well. You look great.

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Laetitia said...

Beautiful Natalie!

xoxoxox

Opposite lipstick said...

amazing outfit!





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MELISSA Z. said...

amazing shirt and those pants are perfect! great look!

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Francesca said...

really am inlove with your bag! its beautiful
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SIENA.STYLE said...

you are so beautiful!love your look!
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samecookiesdifferent said...

love this shirt/jumper ! leooo...so cute
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♥Run With Fashion♥ said...

OMGOD ITS FRIDAY!!!? *GASPS*!!! THOUGHT IT WAS SATURDAY!! O.o
Omgod, I hope I can go. :/
Would suck if i missed this event!! >.<

Love your top btw! :)

Nettie said...

I love your top! <3 Very pretty!

Lynn said...

Greta outfit!

xoxo
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Ugly Cute said...

those pants are perfection on you.

xoxo
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Sip of inspiration.... said...

you look gorgeous ! < 3

Shevah said...

You look so effortlessly cool. I love it.

Glittering Notes said...

Lovely pics!

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Shanah said...

Omg, I'm totally in love with your shirt!

Julia_Julia said...

wow))
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vintage process said...

Love your blog!

Closet Hound said...

Those trousers look amazing on you! I wish I were tall enough to pull off high waisted & cuffed trousers

xo Sherrie
Closet Hound

Izzy said...

Love the structure and tailoring of the trousers. Hope you visit back :)
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Chelsea Elizabeth. said...

I love your outfit. Ecspecially that top and those pants! You are so lucky, I wish I lived in California!

<3Chelsea Elizabeth
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What is Reality Anyway? said...

come to the viper room after and rage with us :)
have fun at your event love!

Chelsea Lane said...

I looooooove this sweater and your amazing trousers! wish I could go to your event tomorrow!! can't wait for photos (plus music video?! hehe)

xoxo

emily said...

So gorgeous as always, love the bag and the top!

Kristel Louisa said...

Love this simple outfit! So gorgeous, love the warm colors. Have a great time! Can't wait for pictures.

Love,
Kristel

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Jennifer said...

i am really loving the way you put that whole outfit together!! and i am so in love with your bag!!

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Julia said...

beautiful as always! leopard, coffee, classic trousers...yeah, such a great combination! ;)
Cool bag, it was a pleasant surprise :)

Natalie Louise said...

Love this look, i want a top like this!
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Violetta E. said...

i love u :)

Paulien said...

The boyish pants (I love the length!) go great with the rawr leopard shirt. First picture is awesome!

Paulien said...

The boyish pants (I love the length!) go great with the rawr leopard shirt. First picture is awesome!

Michelle Lee said...

love starbucks haha and i also sniff leather smell too its really important

love hectic schedules too don't we all? :) it feels like we are living the life the fullest!


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Affair with my Closet said...

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Mara said...

Natalie, I'm loving your outfit from head to toe! Great taste ♥

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love,
mara.

Eranda Janku said...

Oh heyyy, how nice ! I hosted the same event at MANGO store in Tirana-Albania !

check out here:
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xxx
Eranda

Julip Made said...

Thanks for the sweet comment Natalie and am so happy to have found your blog. Loving this outfit and that it is also appropriate for my non-fashion industry job!

Sweet Harvest Moon said...

Amazing! So beautiful!


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Cristiana Nunes said...

Amazing outfit, so chic!

Paul et Coco said...

very cool outfit... love it!

xxx

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