Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Beach Cruising down Venice

(Hallelu blouse, Raven Denim jeans, Dear Fieldbinder boots)

Can you believe these photos were taken just a few days ago...in December? Yes, it feels like summer in LA and I couldn't be more delighted. Getting down and dirty by the beach is one of my favorite things to do. Wiping my red lipstick off on my wrist and rolling up my sleeves, I jumped back on my baby blue cruiser for a ride down the Venice Beach boardwalk. This gorgeous Italian bike has been sitting in my garage these past few months, dying for a breath of salty beach air! Taking this beauty out for a spin down the coast felt amazing. Only until I moved to New York have I really begun to appreciate the glory west coast sun brings to my skin. I live for the heat! For this early morning out with my sister Dylana, I kept things super light and simple. The summer color combination of my polka-dot sheer blouse and coral colored jeans easily lifted my mood. With a little sand in my boots, I couldn't have been more in the free-spirited Cali groooooove.

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124 comments:

Irene Buffa said...

omg ur pics are always so original! love it!


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Sylvie said...

Ive always wanted a bike like this ;):D

RASPBERRY JAM said...

Great photos!

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k come karolina said...

happy new year!!!


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Miss Lou said...

WOWWWWWWWWWWW I love these pictures!!! You are always so COOL Nat!!!! This blouse is fantastic!!!! and the bicycle too!!! ;)

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Britt+Whit said...

love the polka dot top! too cute!

love from San Francisco,
Britt+Whit

Inside my head and wardrobe said...

love this outfit natalie you look great !

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mylifeinsound.com said...

Love this!!! It's so cold here I wish I got to experience the sunshine and warmth with youuu xx


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WhatWillErinWear said...

i love the color of your jeans... so pretty!

Marianna said...

Amazing jeans!!!! I want them... I think I saw a something similar in zara. Now i'm definately going to buy them... Just followed...

Laura said...

Great outfit :)

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Naina said...

Love the maroon shade of your pants, looks like you're have a blast!

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CHOCAROME said...

amazing pants!

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graphitree said...

<3 the bike!

Carmen said...

love this look

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SAMANTHA said...

so jealous I want to be there! :) I love your laid back outfit



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Golden Cheer Grahams said...

cute look !
I love the shirt !

Kimberly said...

YOU rocker chick!!! I LOVE THISSSS and you on the bicycle. Miss you and Dy dy to pieces!!! xoxo Kim www.eatsleepwear.com

Evi said...

Love your outfit!!! Great style ;)

Evi xoxo

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lifeisamaze said...

Great pictures and I love your outfit !
:)

The PvdH Journal said...

Well how incredibly jealous am I since I am wearing fur in London?! Totally loving the red trousers- you look awesome.

Paola

Bea S. said...

Nice outfit!! :)

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Lena said...

Such a nice bike with such a beautiful girl... :-)

The Fancy Teacup said...

You look like a total badass, Natalie! Love the look, so refreshingly chic. x

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Justalazymorning said...

looove these pics..beautiful like always!
xoxo

Marta Merino said...

great look!!(:

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Girlie Blogger said...

There is no way Seattle gets that much sun. You are lucky to be in L.A.

Love the shirt. This is such a wonderful style this year.

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AiRene A. said...

great photos, and you always look amazing. happy new year!

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Joanna S. said...

awesome photos :)
i love the jeans :) cool color ! ;)

Angie said...

I love the colour of those jeans. I might have to go find some for myself! very pretty outfit. :D

xo angie
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WearAbouts said...

That polka dotted top is making me dotty for dots! I love how you spiced it with some cinnamon colored jeans. You rock those boots, too! Don't think I'll ever get tired of rad boots like those :)
Rory
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YUMMommy said...

Love the top & shoes!

briannelee said...

Love that blouse!!!!

Andrea said...

you are so gorgeous and this outfit is perfect!

lacoquettedelamode said...

Love that sheer top!

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Aida said...

You look amazing, love that shirt!!


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GvN said...

Lovely pictures!
I love polka dots ;)!

xxx
Giorgia
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Memories from (fashion) wonderland said...

I recently bought a dotted blouse, too! I'm posting an outfit post with it in it this week! Come check it out :) (it looks great on you by the way)!

Natalia/Shandrese said...

love the outfit! really missing California right about now...

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Hannah said...

I've always wanted a pretty bike like yours!

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GiGi Reed said...

I love your top...and your bike. I wish I was there. So beautiful!

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Rand T said...

beautiful!xx

Giedre said...

yeap,this winter is without snow(and i`m from the place where snow is very usual thing).. BUT I LIKE THAT!

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Sandra Merino said...

nice look Natalie!

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Michelle of The Feather Den said...

Love this! Simple and so perfect for a bike ride.

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The Aquarians said...

Best LA winter ever, huh! Love the look, I wish i could hang out in Venice, I've got exes on that side of town that I'd rather not run into... someday though I'll be brave enough!

Zahra123 said...

Love your jeans! I have a pair like that but in a bright red, colored jeans are so cool!

Yarden said...

aww so beautiful!

Ms.Fashionista said...

Love polka dots!!

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xo

Vasilieva said...

love these shots, super adorable with the bike


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Tori said...

so chic! love it<3
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Caitlin said...

LOVE your blog and your style. Totally following along now!!

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el_martina said...

cool pictures!

Moon Child said...

So glad to be back in LA - I was almost sweating in the sun today at lunch, love it!! This post makes me want to hit Venice this weekend :) XX
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PISFORPAULA said...

ughh, natalie, you never stop being delightful, do you? i love it, hope you're having a great time x.

Aaren Renee said...

it feels just the same in texas, i do love it!

Ria Michelle said...

California looks so great on you.

Soha♥ said...

Amazing pictures, you look stunning! ♥XOXO

EXTRAordinary People said...

Amazing as usual! The picture quality is just absolutely beautiful! Loves it. XxX

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Paula said...

Love the look, simple yet chic and edgy! xx

The little world of fashion said...

The color of your denim is perfect!
x

Swapnil said...

i wished we had the same sort of weather her in the uk :(

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Jade said...

You're rocking the polka dot blouse and skinnies! Love this outfit. Hope you had fun biking around throwing tricks and wheelies haha xx

Magaly said...

The color is just perfect!

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Carmen said...

I love how laid back you look in these photos! You look amazing!

Carmen Ri.

Closet Fashionista said...

Oh how I love this outfit :) You always look so perfect
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The Artist Who Never Starved said...

I love that Blouse and those pants!!

The Daydream Collaboration said...

J'adore !!

love the colored denim

lotta love,
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Dylana Suarez said...

Beautiful!

xoxo,

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seekingstyleblog said...

Gorgeous! It really has been super warm in LA lately.. weird!

xo Jennifer

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canvasofculture said...

stunning! your photos make me so proud to be born& raised in cali ;)

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Mia said...

I love the style. It is a simple style with jeans and a blouse but it is so fashionable!

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i otivar said...

so in love with the top. <3

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Gabriella Olivia said...

gorgeous combo and great picts! <3


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Veronica Popoiacu said...

How great is this look!

Her Persona said...

love it. your bike is the cutest

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Shenae said...

umf the photography is so refreshing and brings me to my own memories of venice. love!!

your photography is special.

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M.E said...

My parents are in Venice too and they are having such luck with the beautiful weather!! love your photos!

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taylor said...

whoa I am majorly coveting your red pants. Such an amazing color. And these photos are so gorgeous! And your bike is so cute. okay, i'm done gushing. looks like a great trip!

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Alejandro said...

Your style always stands out! Greetings from Mexico

VALERIE WANG said...

those colors just go perfectly with you!<3


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xxxx

flowercake said...

i love your mint green bike my favorite color

Audrey said...

I love it! It's so cool to have a bicycle walk!

ROWE

Thu Nguyen said...

You are such a babe. xo

Miss Rose said...

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The life after said...

I like the colour of the bike! I used to have one similar!

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NICO said...

OH NATALIE YOURE SO ADORABLE I LOVE YOUR POSTS!!!!!!

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Life by Alice said...

I have a blouse like this. I love it!
Thanks for your ideas!! you are great!
I wear a look with shorts today, do you like?
xoxo
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LaceandPearls said...

I love these pictures, and such a great outfit!

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Babi said...

lovely as usual!!<333 looove the beach, btw!! happy new year! xx

nightatvogue.com said...

Cute look!

umi said...

love this simple look.dot blouse is cute and bike,too.

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Sofia said...

cool & fresh!
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Malu S♥ said...

great pictures! Only you could look that cool riding a bike XD
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Dominika said...

great look!
and I love your bike!
it's so great!
<3


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Siel said...

I love the combination with the red jeans and the polka dot top! And I'm so jealous right now, I also want to bike along Venice Beach!!
Hugs and kisses from Belgium, Siel x

Isabel said...

This jeans colour is great!
I love this combination :)

xx Isabel

Ria :) said...

i love ur shirt :) x

Joana said...

Omg, love the bike!!

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Aitana said...

perfect pics!!!^^
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xoxo

ftashion said...

Love your sheer top against the jeans, and your boots are perfect!

Ash :o)
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♡Very beautiful photos!!!
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such a lovely bike!!! nice outfit!! we follow you!! come and visit our blog!!
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Under the Fluorescents said...

venice is my favorite little chill spot. i love watching the skaters or on a rad tide cruising down to see the surfers. love your blouse

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Lau Caste said...

I love the outfit! I'm gonna try it with my sendra biker boots ^^ nice blog!

G. said...

I love your blog, Natalie!
Now I have my own blog, and I'll follow you! ♥
Kisses from Spain ;)
xx

Zoey H said...

You look amazing. It's almost summer like here in Texas too, haha

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Christina Wonsbeck said...

can't believe you have got suck a nice pair of jeans!! :-) love them!!!! and i wixh the weather here i denmark were like LA!!

Loes Elizabeth said...

Those boots are genuinely amazing, I want them now. Happy New Year Natalie! x

Mr. Taylor and his Lady said...

i can't believe that these pictures were taken in december. so beautiful!
and seriously, that first picture is so fierce! love!!
p.s. i want that baby blue cruiser!!!
xo TJ

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Thank you in forward,
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C A T H said...

hot candid natalie ~
liking your polka white blouse. hallelu it is :)

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Olivia xo said...

Can't believe these were taken in December! The shirt and jeans are just so effortlessly cool xx
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Halie said...

Envious. Loving!
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Ana LĂșcia said...

perfect*

em.me.ma said...

amazing as always; i'd love so much to talk to you about your line! i want to start one i'm a fashion design student and I have no idea where to even start!

madzia said...

you look very nice :)

EmerJa said...

Your pictures are always so nice. I like this ones a lot!!

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PITA said...

Love the photos :)
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Sophi said...

I looooooooove this post x

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Hi!

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Susi said...

Wonderful! (:

alice san said...

hohoho:D love this outfit and it soo simple and look gorgeous with you:) and hang out with you sister sooo lovely you are:)