Thursday, March 15, 2012

A New Start

(Joie cardigan, Stylestalker tee, 5 preview leather skirt, Liebeskind Berlin bag, Wanted shoes, Alimonada spike necklace)

I am slowly moving into my new apartment and things have been a little crazy! It's not fully furnished yet at all...I have my bed all set, but I've still got piles and piles of clothes lying around the apartment. It really looks like a hurricane blew right through it! The back room of my apartment is still a total mess and has become just one huge pile of lost treasures. It makes for an excellent way to get dressed every morning...simply plucking something from the pile and throwing it on before heading out the door. I just remembered I had these two killer pieces: a knitted Joie cardigan and 5 Preview leather skirt. The cardigan is something I'd find my grandma in, while the pleated leather skirt reminds me of the little grade school me. Together, I think they make the perfect ensemble. I'm pretty happy to be moving, playing around with older pieces in my wardrobe, and eventually cleaning the whole darn thing out. It's kind of a fresh new start. Let's see what else I come across in this madness!

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129 comments:

welcome to my jungle said...

Wish you a great start in your new appartment!!!

Like your shoes!

- Dani

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Sylvie said...

your shoes are just perfect! ;)

Nostalgic girl commissioning a symphony said...

I love your shoes?
Where are threy from?
xoxo

Blaming Beauty said...

This outfit is just perfect! I love the skirt and it looks amazing with the slouchy cardigan. Those shoes are gorgeous too!x

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Britt+Whit said...

Congrats on your move Natalie! that is sooo exciting!


love from San Francisco,
Britt+Whit

Ida said...

you are so gorgeous!

Marie said...

This outfit is perfect!
x

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Trina Mock said...

I want that skirt!!!

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Irene Buffa said...

u are the best <3

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Delmy said...

BEAUTY!

Girl on Broughton Street said...

Such an exciting time for you - New York is truly an amazing place!

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Elee. said...

I like your style and this outfit!

Joanna S. said...

omg !! i love this post ! soo amazing photos and look :) gorgeous skirt ,sweater ,shoes and make-up ;)
you're awesome <3

annalisa said...

your creepers are soo cute and your skirtttt
you're gorgeous

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PalomaGiraldez said...

Beautful post Natalie.
kisses

lucia m said...

perfect skirt!!

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TheHeadlessMannequin said...

I love this outfit and the muted colours - the red lippie really sets it all off. Good luck in your new apartment...looking forward to a blog tour :)

Egoitz Azcona said...

Las mudanzas son una de las peores cosas que te pueden pasar. Yo llevo TRES en los últimos 2 años..
La falda muy guay por cierto.

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(:

thestyleflux said...

Nice cardigan! love it!

Kaye A.
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Monse Fuentes said...

beautiful!



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The Fancy Teacup said...

It's always fun to rediscover thongs in your closet. And I'm totally digging those shoes!

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blog mode Laura said...

I really love the skirt and shoes!

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Nela said...

love your blog really. inspiration for every day

Susann said...

Such a lovely look! The skirt is amazing!

xx, Susann
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Simone said...

amazing skirt, shoes and sweater!

Stefania Boccolato said...

love the shoes. you look beautiful.

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Ms.Fashionista said...

That Joie cardigan on you is stunning. Love the braided part.

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6roove said...

love your red lips!

kisses ;)
Watching the waves

la vie quotidienne said...

Love your shoes combinated with the skirt!
Patience with the move!

xoxo from München
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Natali said...

It's always fun to find clothes you've forgot about and style them with something new.
Love your cardigan, it's very beautiful!

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marcella said...

cute shoes
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Laura said...

You look gorgeous!

xoxo, Laura
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JO said...

Beautiful pictures! You look so pretty with red lips! ♥

rae said...

apartment moving is so exciting and fun, but also so stressful and annoying at times! but good luck with the process :)

also love your outfit here and the lipstick. it adds just the right amount of color pop to this outfit!

<3 rae

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I Z A B E L A said...

wow i am in love with your skirt!
you look fantastic :)


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Sabina Jakupović said...

Hopefully moving will pass well and you will get things in order soon! :)

Pictures are really nice and you look really good! I love the cardigan :)

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Le FreakS said...

ooo girl, you're stunning!!! i love everything about you and your style! great outfit!!! :))

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Lexi said...

I am in love with that pleated leather skirt + it's always a good idea to rummage through your closet!
♡ Lexi
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Emilie said...

You look lovely!
Wish you a great start in your new apartment!
xx

Kiwi's Fashion Blog said...

Love the chunky knit you have on! Very comfy looking :)

anna said...

i really love this outfit!
anna

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Domonique Wilson said...

You wouldn't think a pleated leather skirt would work ...but it does! Especially loving those Wanted shoes!Yum!

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x

Emmy said...

I agree..the sweater with that skirt is the perfect ensemble:)

Paulien said...

Waw Natalie, you really look amazing here. To me this look comes very close to THE perfect outfit! Everything is just right: the pleated skirt, the cardigan and oh my- the creepers!

Cant' wait to see your new apartment by the way, will you show us the pictures as soon it's ready? :)

Evi said...

I wish you a great new start!!

ps. love your style ;)

Evi xoxo

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Natalie Anne Bourn said...

a lovely pleated skirt, I like the detailing in your cardigan too!
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leyla. said...

oh, the leather skirt and the shoes are a perfect combination.
wishing you a lots of good times in your new apartment!

Solène said...

Love this outfit!

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Silvia said...

Love the skirt and the shoes!
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Pretty Things said...

stunning! simple but beautiful

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xxx

monkeyshines ♥ said...

lovely skirt!

Bises,
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Vasilieva said...

loving that skirt, girl

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x

Anisa Young said...

Loving your brogues! And yay to new beginnings :) xx

Mónica C. Welton said...

so nice honey!
Love,
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I love my old Levi's said...

Cute outfit !
I wish you a cute new start ;)

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Megan. said...

Great outfit love the shoes :)

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x

el_martina said...

I love your look!

Meganne said...

Love the grunge school girl look you have going!
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Jannine said...

this is great, because like you said you´ll be able to rediscover great stuff you had forgotten even existed and remix it all over again!
yay for that!
you look greatttt! loved the skirt!
XO jannine

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Wren said...

Love the skirt with those shoes. Also, if you feel you have too many clothes, I will totally take them off your hands.

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Wren

Ana said...

This is really cute! I love the chunky knit with the leather skirt!

Ana
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denise said...

This is a great look. Been looking for a pleated leather skirt for ages now and paired with those shoes, very coooool natalie :)

Her Persona said...

love the knit and skirt


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Am2Pm Chic said...

Have fun with your move, that cardigan def a killer.
xoxo
Christy

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Aubrey and Melissa said...

Good luck with the move! Loving the texture in your cardigan, so unique and interesting!

Run With Fashion said...

I LOOOOVE YOUR OUTFIT!!!
Soo cuuute!!
I loove the pleated skirt, the cardi the bag and LOOOOOOOVE YOUR AWESOME CREEPERS!!
I'D LOOOVE TO HAVE CREEPERS LIKE YOURS!! SOOO PERFECT!! :D
I also love your simple necklace. :D

-Eliza :)

Nathalie St-Pierre Roths said...

Cute skirt.

Nathalie

Oreleona said...

i love ur pleated skirt and ur shoes :)

Collections said...

New apartments are always so much fun. Love your sweater!

Collections

BERTHA NATASHA said...

Yeah they made a great ensemble!
Love your knit cardigan, they look comfy

Sincerely,
BERTHA NATASHA

Dylana Suarez said...

AMAZEBALLZZZZZZZZ!

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Hope Adela Pasztor said...

I love the deep red lipstick! =)

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Estherina said...

Gorgeous photoreel as always!

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Jenny Ong said...

Cuute knit cardi! Which neighborhood are you living in now?

xx jen

Marina said...

You look amazing and congrats for your move to new apartment! This is so cool!

xx
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charming minhwa said...

i looove your knit !
love the photos!

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Anne said...

You look wonderful and I love your shoes!

umi said...

amazing shoes.love these.I want shoes like yours.your look is great as always.

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Rosa Blanca said...

The pleated skirt is beautiful
xx
Rosa

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Lubna said...

What a great laid-back outfit, great bag :)

Lubna
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forward said...

Love everything about it!!!

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Ria :) said...

love ur whole outfit :) x

Aleksa Marić said...

I'm so in love with your style! :)
Adore it!

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eDina said...

it's a fantastic look, a fav one, I think :)

xx


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Ravenna Moreira said...

FANTASTIC SHOES NATALIE!
GOOD VIBES IN YOUR NEW APARTMENT!
<3





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mamaartista said...

Genial tu blog! espero que te pases por el mio y me cuentes que te parece.

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Jade Briony said...

oh! i want your skirt! sooo pretty!

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HADAR COHEN said...

its actually good sometimes to do some closet cleaning- so you can see what you missed over the time, because we usally forget our stuff as soon as we buying some new items.

Mica said...

Love the cardi! :)


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Michelle Lee said...

love your shoes!

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madzia said...

very nice sweater :)

Steffys Pros and Cons said...

good luck furnishing!!! i LOVE that skirt, been looking for the "ultimately perfect" black skirt!

Xo,
steffy
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TheMinx said...

love this look! that skirt is perfection, and I love how it's styled with the shoes.

lucia m said...

perfect skirt!!!

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Sabina said...

Love the leather skirt and the cardigan! Definitely a good outfit for the coolish weather we've been having.

Laura said...

love the necklace! <3

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Jony said...

Wish you a great start in your new apartment.

Love those shoes and leather skirt a lot, you look beautiful as always.

-telmasofia said...

I LOVE YOUR CARDIGAN AND YOU SHOES <33
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Rachel said...

good luck with everything! x

sarahthestylescout said...

amazing skirt!

FASHIONFED said...

I love this simple outfit!

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Nathalie Kartika Putri said...

love your skirt!

Jenny said...

love your cardigan! :)

sweet harvest moon said...

Beautiful!

StopTheTime said...

Beautiful pictures .;)

Femke. said...

Beautiful! <3,
love your cardigan!!

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Tinu said...

I love the outfit!!! good luck with the move!

Delli said...

Oh you are so beautiful! :)

Claire B. said...

Beautiful! And great cardigan ;)

SABINNA and DAVID said...

oh natalie, u are gorgeous!! everything looks absolutely awesome on u!

xx, Sabinna and David
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eloiselabetise said...

Great outfit! I love your skirt and your sweater! xxx

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My Fashion Place said...

wonderful skirt <3 i love it:))
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Yuli Conversations said...

gorgeous, love that sweater

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Audrey Allure said...

Loving the cardigan!

anananas said...

oh, you' re beautyfull ! ;))
great clotes *.* :))

April Cheung said...

cute cardi!

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Jade said...

nice bag! :)
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Katie said...

great sweater and shoes!

XX
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Ria Michelle said...

I love the pleated leather skirt, I have one too but it's faux leather. Good luck sorting your apartment out.

Dark Blue Stripes said...

Great casual chic outfit. I am in love with that pleated leather skirt.

Christie x

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pembe fiyonk said...

perfect as usual...

Bella Harris said...

Super cute!! xx
Wishing you lots of luck...

LI.LO.LI diary said...

Love your shoes and the outfit too!!!

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alice san said...

the picture loook great and hope u have a great time on you new house! :) yeah!

Seeking Style said...

That sweater looks super cozy!

xo Jennifer

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