Thursday, May 5, 2011

Through the Bridge






(Oak skirt, Express top, Vintage Ferragamo shoes, Velvetine bag, Hallelu/MANGO accessories)

Looks like I've found a new spot to take photos! Evening sunlight goes through this narrow bridge perfectly. This day, I went with a very feminine look and played a bit with proportions. I paired a sheer printed blouse with a long, slender skirt. The cinched waist gives the look a bit more shape. Threw on my favorite pair of vintage ballet flats and hit the streets. It's a bit more put-together than my normal looks. It's a fresh spin on things!

So far, this week has been filled with nothing but meetings with friends, bloggers, and of course getting lots of work done! Dylana is packing and getting ready for her move to Philadelphia and we have been trying our hardest to get all of our friends together one last time before she leaves! It really hasn't quite hit us yet that she is moving, but I know it will very soon. Though I will miss her like crazy, I'm excited to see what she brings to the East Coast!

Speaking of which, I will be in New York City next Thursday, May 12th, to host another amazing
MANGO event in Soho! Open to the public! I cannot WAIT to meet all of NYC readers! More details to come in my next post!

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170 comments:

alannah. said...

that skirt is gorgeous, i love how it drapes. & then that flower print is perfect for spring! too cute of your natalie.
& loving the location youve shot in, the light streaming through really adds to the effect.x


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Anni said...

Cool! I really like that skirt!!!

Raspberry said...

GORGEOUS! I love it, the setting is amazing! Great job! XO Raspberry & Rouge

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Blond Panther & Louboutin... said...

WONDERFUL....... ;D


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Riikka said...

i love your skirt!

Flaviana Boni said...

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annalisa said...

so adorable!

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Sist and Sist said...

Beautiful! That bridge is fantastic - as is your outfit!!!

toks visoks said...

So elegant!

Ice Pandora said...

I love you in the Mango advert ^^ xx

Lippylash said...

That skirt looks so elegant!! the shape is just perfect

aiken said...

the whole look is gorgeous as ever! :) i'm planning to have a fringe hair because I'm inspired by yours. :)

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Chiara L said...

Lovely shirt!

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Jessie said...

Great outfit my girl! i love that color on you. it is absolutely perfect!
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Andrés Corella said...

Lovely outfit I really like the top is beautiful! And I love Ferragamo so the shoes are perfect!

xx
Andy
The Black Label

The Girl With a Feather said...

Such beautiful photos are you look gorgeous! I love that skirt, the shape is so interesting :)

LBVieVintage said...

I love the shapes in this outfit. Great post.

pelininstyle said...

marvellous! The shoes are so lovely! Your blouse look s great on you!
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Emily said...

Your blouse is lovely!
Love your style and your blog!
Maybe you'll have the time to visit my blog:)

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Lifelover

ThE fAsHiOn WoRsHiPeR said...

Great skirt doll, love the draping :)

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

Monday to Friday said...

Great outfit!!! I love the skirt!!!
and your rings!!!!
xoxo

Inside my head and wardrobe said...

you look great natalie ! love your skirt !

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naomi said...

beautiful ferragamo shoes! you look awesome!


finally hatachi

Mimi Loubeau said...

Stunning

Jess said...

Beautiful!!! Love everthing about that loook!
xx

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Rene Braun said...

Gorgeous photos!!!

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Kisses!

THE said...

I would never get away with this... but you pull the look so good!! WOW, big LOVE!

XO Charlotte
www.thefashionguitar.com

Shasie said...

Love the cut and fit of this skirt

Shasie
Live Life in Style

Joll Burr said...

looking great Nat!:)

Whitney said...

i love the photos! cute skirt too :)

whitney
whitwatwear

Valerie said...

Love your hair! Gorgeous skirt too! xx

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Twins said...

i love ur skirt!!!
amazing outfit!
xx

sweetdifferences.com

Laura said...

You look great! Love your outfit

Xoxo

Steffys Pros and Cons said...

i love that sheer floral top, and your hair is so pretty!

<3 steffy
Steffys Pros and Cons

Everyone loves fashion said...

love everything!

Tania said...

i love your shoes!!

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GEMBEAR said...

i love your rings most of all! topal is my favourite.

Fashion Agony said...

Gorgeous pictures, love that skirt so much!

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songbird said...

love the skirt,the blouse,the rings and how the sunlight is pouring in..wish i ccould be in NYC or LA
when will i get to move!!!
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Rosa said...

Love your rings and the shirt!

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la tiquismiquis said...

god, your shoes and blouse are to die for. :)))

la tiquismiquis
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New York Don't Leave Me said...

Oooo The Mango event sounds great! Hope I get a chance to meet you!!!

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Julie said...

love the pics !

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Leya said...

stunning!
love your skirt.. =)

SAMANTHA said...

absolutely love that skirt, I wish I'd be in NYC then! you're beautifulll


xx
www.dragonnfruit.com

The Fancy Teacup said...

You look so ladylike, Natalie! Such a great new spot to do a photo shoot, because the lighting is dreamy. Especially love the blouse on you. Wish I could be in NYC to enjoy the festivities!

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much love.

Cara said...

You look beautiful, those shoes are my favorite part of this look ;)
xo Cara
http://www.afashionloveaffair.com/

Erbeertörtchen said...

love the blouse :)

Mrs Vintage said...

Love yr total look!

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Jelka said...

Lovely!
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KINGA said...

you look so beautiful! < 3 xoxo

amalie said...

you are pretty my dear!!
gorgeous shirt xx

Dirty Hair Halo said...

picture #2 is unreasonably gorgeous.

the lighting is amazing through that tunnel. good find.

Dirty Hair Halo

Maycie After Five said...

Your blouse looks so comfy and so pretty. Your skirt is amazing too. Great location to take photos.

Raspberry Jam said...

So beautiful!

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xoxo

Star-Light said...

you look stunning <3


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Dinah said...

Love your skirt :)

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Linh said...

You look beautiful doll! Seriously, are you even wearing ANY makeup? Beautiful lighting, amazing outfit, and just a perfect shot :)
xoxo
-linh
http://la-lalinh.blogspot.com

LauraMaybe said...

beautiful ;-)

Ms. Givens said...

Very pretty!

Desirae said...

The bridge background is awesome!

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AgataP said...

I'm in love with your blouse and bag!

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Kori said...

Loving your blouse and that location is gorgeous!

By the way--have you heard that my 1st novel is being released on Amazon.com tomorrow?! Check it out on my blog! Have a wonderful Cinco De Mayo honey! Kori xoxo

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Catherine said...

you look amazing! this blouse is gorgeous. xx

Sasha said...

I like the shots sooo much:)
xx
Sasha

http://perfectionistsdiary.blogspot.com

Ale. said...

I love the print of the blouse and the skirt, so pretty!

xx,
Ale.
http://leblogdeale.blogspot.com

Shevah said...

Such incredibly gorgeous photos.

Closet Hound said...

That definitely does look like a great place to shoot photos! I have yet to find my perfect place - I get too self-conscious snapping photos of myself out in the open. But you look amazing, dear!

xo Sherrie
Closet Hound

FLEUR DAILY said...

Beautiful skirt!

X,

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Marloes. said...

The location is awesome! Love these photos.

blorange dice said...

you look beautiful!! that is a great picture spot. love your skirt! and my sister moved to california a while back. it was an adjustment, but we had fun visiting eachother!

Camilla said...

I love this new location :) And the blouse


x Camilla

intothefoldfashion.blogspot.com

6roove said...

gosh, you're gorgeous!
love this outfit.

PiruletadeGato said...

I need to find a skirt like this, is killer!

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LENA said...

Beautiful photos and outfit! :)

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Ivone F. said...

you are so beautiful that i can´t breathe... :*

Con Zapatos Rojos said...

how cute face :)!!

Con Zapatos Rojos said...

Hola Alexandra, felicidades por lo de Tous :) me gustó el post de Patrikan, como sonríe Pepa xD..y tu pulsera de la estrella de mar. besos

Glenda C said...

beautiful

Gina Michele said...

These pics turned out gorgeous!
Love your outfit!

♥ Gina Michele
CrochetClouds

The Lifestyle News said...

Lovely look!

the pictures very nice!

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Jenny Ong said...

Love the lighting in these pictures!

x

Amoureux Solitaires said...

You look so pretty! <3
I love your rings!

xx

Marianne / AS

Kaśq. said...

GOD YOU LOOK AMAZING! <3

Manon H. said...

You look fantastic ! This outfit is pure perfection !

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Jay said...

This is absolutely gorgeous :)

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Anna said...

love the rings...
What do you think about my last outfit with my new Guess bags??????

diana kang said...

love your smile on the second to last picture! xx

Flashes of Style said...

Oh goodness, these photos are just GORGEOUS! Love the length of the skirt paired with the cinched waist top. STUNNING!

xx,

Bonnie

http://flashesofstyle.blogspot.com

PIX said...

can't believe it!!we have the same vintage varina ferragamo shoes!!

look at them here:-)

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Francesca Felix said...

such a cute outfit! I love how all the maxis look on you
xo
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Nita -Karoliina said...

Great look! Have fun here in NYC!

Lucia said...

beautiful shoes, beautiful skirt, beautiful shots.

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DustyRose said...

You look great, i love the skirt!

xoxo
Dusty Rose
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Heather said...

Gorgeous pictures - I agree the sun does look beautiful shining through the bridge. I love that flowy top!

Cindy, fashionsbeauty said...

Great, long, lean silhouette! xoxo

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Kimberly said...

amazing outfit so beautiful!

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Ms.Fashionista said...

Love your fab chic flats, maxi skirt and top! It looks amaz together! P.S. Can't WAIT to meet you next week! Soo stoked you're coming to the East Coast! Woo!

www.alifeinthefashionlane.blogspot.com

xo

Anaivilo said...

Gorgeous look! I love the location too, it seems like a very nice spot. I am sure you will miss Dylana, you two have a amazing bond :D And that seems like such a delicious event!

Becky-May said...

Breathtaking! You look wonderful as always.

Does your sister always take your blog pictures? If so, who will take them when she moves?

The Flower Girl

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x

Tori said...

Cute top! Check out my blog! I follow back! Kisses!

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Angga said...

gorgeous skirt and gorgeous photos!!
<3
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The Foolish Aesthete said...

Beautiful. I like the bridge location you discovered.

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Meredith Howard said...

Love the blouse. Beautiful and drapey yet still flattering. You look beautiful on the bridge.


- Meredith
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Chelsea Lane said...

omg obsessed with that skirt! need to order it like right now! hehe

xoxo

thechyrelgomez said...

you look divine in that skirt! :)

Lisa Fergus said...

Oh how I love this top! You look stunning!

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LDM said...

wow this spot is amazing, these photos are like editorial material.

xx from hong kong :)
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AlvianaKalin said...

aww you and dylana is like the best sisters in the world! lol I bet you're gonna miss each other :(

xx,
Alviana

Aubrey. said...

LOVE THIS!

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Alicia said...

I'm obsessed with maxi skirts this season, you look fab! Love this skirt!!

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Lainey said...

I absolutely love this Natalie! That top is stunning. And what a location!

in Aie's shoes said...

what a lovely skirt!

alessandra nitti said...

love all your rings dear :-) so stylish

XOXO, ale

MELISSA Z. said...

this blouse is adorable! <3

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Shebelle said...

Amazing skirt! xox

fashion nightmare said...

thank you so much for your comment :)
its great, that you like my blog.

i'm totally in love with your outfit.
amazing.

xx,
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kimchicsisters said...

love that top

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Style Stitch said...

This post is beautiful. The soft fabrics in your outfit contrast the architecture of the bridge perfectly. LOVE it. xx style stitch

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Yo no soy una it girl said...

Great look and beautiful top!! Xoxo

mélia said...

Hey un nouveau blog vien d'etre créer sur la mode ! je ne t'en dis pas plus ! viens vite society-fashion.blogspot.com

Copper Etiquette said...

I am loving it. www.copperetiquette.com

Rachelous said...

you look Beautiful! x

Patrícia Silvério said...

Amazing outfit:)

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Lagelle said...

I love everything here & I'm on the hunt for vintage brown ferragamo shoes now ;-)

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Sarah Swell Jewelry said...

What a lovely top! I've been craving more feminine flowy pieces, and this one is perfect!

Anna said...

That skirt is so flattering on you!
Gorgeous pics Natalie!

Haru said...

Wow I want that skirt!! So beautiful! :D
When are you comming to Japan??? :D haha

Haru

MissAdalin said...

lovely blouse!! love your pictures:)

Jamie said...

I love this blouse!! I love sheer floaty fabrics!

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Elizabeth Victoria Clark said...

I'm a sucker for any outfit that involves Ferragamo flats! Love the slit in the skirt and the natural lighting - beautiful! xx

Jeans Please! said...

I saw U in 'What I should wear by Mango' & U seem to be very nice girl. :)
Love Ur style as well as blog!

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Francesca C said...

amazing photos!
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Haute-fly said...

Lovely blog and great style shoots!

I'm now following. Please feel free tro have a little look at mine,
Thank you,
Haute-flyxx

Sabrina O. said...

You look stunning sweetie! Love that maxi
x

MITICA ILLUSTRATIONS said...

So pretty as always!

My dear, I invite you to know my new Boüret boutique on-line!

xx

Beatrice said...

Nice outfit, you look so pretty and natural as always! Love the accessories you're wearing! :)

Violetta E. said...

<3

Blackswan said...

this is STUNNING Natalie! the lighting is magic and your smirk in the 5th photo is too cute! looking forward to seeing a post here in this location during sunset?!!

lovely as always :)))


x Lauren
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Michelle Lee said...

beautiful outfit
beautiful surroundings :)

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Jessica said...

you must be very sad that your sister is leaving.
but i bet she will have a great time in philly.
love your skirt and you always look amazing!

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Meanz said...

Natalie, you look so gorgeous. I love the lighting in these pictures! I hope to see more of this kind! Also that top is amazing on you!



Meanz (Koi Story)

Lynn said...

Great outfit! This skirt is gorgeous.

xoxo
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Dany said...

I adore your hair! and your bangs!

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vintage process said...

Thank you so much for your comment!!! You are my favourite blogger!!!!
Love your blog!

Ellie..♥ said...

love yiur outfit it is beautifull !
thankyou soooo much for the comment it means alot :)
Now following you hope you follow back ??

ellie oxoxox
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cla-sib said...

you look fab in this outfit and your shoes are so sweet! have fun in NYC :) great blog!


xx claudia
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ROBINE said...

Fantastic outfit as always! Love the location as well :) And good luck in NYC, Wish I was there!

x

Yuliya said...

Lovely pics :)
Thank ♥

Bisous !

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Steffen said...

This outfit is absolutely stunning! :)

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Pieter said...

Great pictures!
I love your shirt and bag :) x

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annah. said...

wow, i'm obsessed with the shadows..
beautiful!

Annah xx

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LL said...

your printed blouse is absolutely gorgeous! beautiful, as always

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Beatriz M. said...

lovely outfit Natalie,
love
xx

Nat said...

Hii Natalie! It's been a while since I've been able to say this, but your style is amazing! for some months it just wasn't, but congrats, you are back! I mean there's no words! Well done! xoxo

Stella said...

omg...i LOVE this look!! i'm especially loving your top from Express!!
not to mention you look great!!

stella
stellasfashionfountain.blogspot.com

K said...

What a great place to take pictures! Major blouse envy btw

K xx

adele said...

whoa. loving your skirt! <3

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Safarific said...

Nice outfit x

Style and Outfit said...

Beautiful outfit!
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mari b. said...

i'm lovestruck by your brilliant shirt.
it has such a rad vintage touch.
xx



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Nadia Aboulhosn said...

i love this sheer top! gorgeous!

sharonlei said...

Definitely a perfect photo taking place. :) Your outfit is just lovely, just like you!

I wish Hawaii wasn't so far from NYC, I'd love to attend that Mango event..

Well, hope you're having a wonderful Saturday, Natalie!

xx Love & Aloha

Susan said...

Hi Natalie! I love this look and I love your blog, which I found out about through the Mango challenge. You have such a cool, laid back style--can't wait to see what else is in store here! xoxoxox Susie @ Take-out in Couture

Juli Photo Diary said...

beautiful!!

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XX

Tashrin said...

I can't get enough of the heavenly lighting in these photos. And that skirt is probably one in a million.

Love

Tashrin
Twitter - @ishrattrishna

Sweet Harvest Moon said...

Beautiful!

Love it!

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Felicia said...

hi, I think u should grow out ur bangs. :) or change a hairstyle?