Monday, March 19, 2012

Open Spaces

(Vintage jacket, Joie blouse, American Apparel riding pants, Anthropologie flats, Chanel bag, Ax+Apple necklace)

California, do you miss me yet? I do miss you, though I'm back next month...but for some real desert fun (cough, cough, Coachella) and I can't wait to prance around in your open fields again. California, to me, always means no makeup, more time outdoors, and a hell of a lot more chill time. Here I am snapped just a few blocks from my home in Cali, where horses roam, and there aren't any sidewalks. You won't hear a peep here unless it's the rustle of leaves from the oaks trees or a random animal out in the brush. I made my way up the cracking, winding streets in nothing but a rad pair of riding pants, a sheer blouse, and one of my favorite vintage jackets. Earth tones will always dominate my wardrobe.

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111 comments:

pembe fiyonk said...

like the color of ur tights.
the pics are awesome.

devil's in the detail. said...

this is an absolutely lovely sophisticated outfit!

Madam Chic said...

love that photos and tights!!

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Raspberry and Rouge said...

Pretty!! I wanna go to Coachella toooooo! I already have an outfit :) XO

Fashion Agony said...

I love that blazer you're wearing!

xoxo
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eDina said...

lovely vintage look as always :)


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Sabrina T. said...

these pics are really amazing honey!love the mood!

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Carmen said...

I love how the blazer fits you, it's lovely!

Carmen Ri.

Polly said...

lovely jacket!

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Elee. said...

Nice look!

g.ta said...

awesome outfit and awesome pics!!

Domonique Wilson said...

Such a fan of your Chanel bag! This looks like a beautiful place and so near your home...lovely :)

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x

Natalie said...

Love your top...

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Claudia Mosca said...

Beautiful jacket!

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anna said...

I always love your style!!
anna

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Mica said...

Love the colours in this outfit! :)


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Natali said...

I love earth tones and they also dominate
in my wardrobe.
I Like your long blazer a lot!

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Sher said...

love the pairing of burgundy and navy:)

Estherina said...

Love that top with those pants!


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Ally Munda said...

Cuuuuuuuuuuute look. You have the best pants, as always. Cali love!

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VALERIE WANG said...

your pants are sooooooo pretty!such a perfection!



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xxxx

~Jeimy~ said...

This outfit and pictures are amazing you're soo beautiful honey thanks for stopping by always :)

Dominika said...

lovely look!
<3

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the sparkling dust said...

So gorgeous Natalie! red and blue is one of my favorite combination, so in love with your vintage jacket :)
xx

Chila said...

Lovely place, is always nice to spend some relaxing time in nature.
You look beautiful.

la vie quotidienne said...

You looks really beautiful! These pants looks really amazing on you!
I love the combi with the flats.

xoxo from München
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Ms.Fashionista said...

In love with your pants! So equestrian and I love the fact that they are high-waisted.

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xo

Sophie Elizabeth said...

Lovely photos!
xx
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Simone said...

amazing pants and blouse :)

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Christina Wonsbeck said...

those open fields remind me of beverly hills 90210 :) great outfit.

xx

WearAbouts said...

great pictures, nat! Can't wait for when you go to Coachella...hopefully you'll be posting pics on the blog!!! :) :)
Rory
p.s. am i the only one who noticed you've got red pants on and dy has red pants on today! ;)
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jas said...

love the coat. and love those riding pants. i have them in black

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Michelle Lee said...

lovely

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sincerely darcy said...

that channel bag is to die for. and i love the high waisted skinnies!

Fashiable said...

Yeah I like this look!! www.fashiable.nl

The little world of fashion said...

I love your pant!!
x

simple sophie said...

I really love your blouse. It looks so lightweight and effortless to wear. Lovely setting for photographs too~ ox

FASHION ICE said...

those pants and the bag are great!

the sisberry blog said...

I wish I could have Chanel bag!

Madeline Castleman said...

I love your coat, it's so cute!

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Ana said...

Gorgeous outfit! I love the maroon riding pants with the navy coat. Lovely!

Ana
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The Fancy Teacup said...

So hauntingly beautiful, Natalie! The colours are so rich. I always miss California when I'm away.

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Eva said...

Love this outfit, perfect combination of colours and the silhouette is amazing! :)

Her Persona said...

love the colour of ur pants. cute bag ttooo



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Sandro said...

Vintage jacket is tres chic!

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cecilie andrea torp said...

WOOWW!! Love this outfit!!

Kristel Louisa said...

I'm insanely in love with your style. You nailed it. Again :)

x
en la moda

Nikki said...

I love these colors together <3 you look great!

xoxo

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Sylvie said...

great photos!
I have the same pants;)

Lore Marquez said...

Gorgeous look and pictures! I love those pants and that jacket

Nuha said...

these pants are insane! you rock them :-) and i would never have imagined cali to be as you described it. i guess all i've ever seen of it is beaches and boardwalks :-)

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Claire B. said...

Beautiful! And I love this jacket! :)

Living in Color said...

awww, I feel the same way- I'm a california girl and I go back 4-5 times a year. Still, it's ever enough :) I'm so excited to be finishing school and moving back towards the West <3
p.s. love your outfit. Chic and casual.
xo, elle from Living in Color.

Fashion Diaries said...

love this outfit!! especially the coat!! thank you for the comment too..xxx

Bella Harris said...

love love love this combination... and the vintage feel! xoxo

M.E said...

these pictures are gorgeous :)

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Ria :) said...

i love the colour of ur pants :) x

Ella said...

Amazing Outfit!

Lubna said...

What a beautiful combination! Those pants are killer x

Lubna
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Josie said...

I LOVE your pretty coat, and that floaty blouse is absolute perfection. This setting is stunning, too!
xo Josie
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Laura said...

This outfit is stunning! I love the first photo! You're so beautiful!

love, Laura

Beauty Follower said...

Great outfit, like that you paired dark red & blue!

Femke. said...

Beautiful!
That trouser is amazing! <3

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Allison Young said...

LOVE your outfit... especially the mix of dark red and blue.


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Eva said...

That blouse is so pretty!

Eva x

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sweet harvest moon said...

This must be one of my favorite outfits!

Derrar said...

yea perfect...<3

Egoitz Azcona said...

El bolso me parece lo máximo

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Mia M. said...

wow, your photos are dark and happy at the same time!!! So amazing and cool!

bisous,
mia

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The Scent of Glamour said...

Amazing outfit and great photos!!!

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Jony said...

Gorgeous outfit, loving the combination of colors!

And that Chanel bag is just perfect!

xo Jony
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lucia m said...

perfect pair of pants!

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Mery of the style said...

Hello Natalia beautiful look..
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Dandy-Doll said...

Dear Natalie,
It's been years now im following you on blogspot and you truly inspire me. Recently, I started my own fashion blog and this is such an adventure already. Last night, when I saw your comment, I felt very touch and honored. Being complimented by someone you admire is amazing. Thank you beautiful! Your blog is fantastic and your outfit always an inspiration :)

XOXO

DoinaC said...

love love love the mix of blue and red!!
you look fabulous my dear, thin and beautiful as always x

Miss Personal Shopper said...

Love your pants¡

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Page Song said...

love your outfit!
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Am2Pm Chic said...

Great outfit & photos, perfect pair of pants.
xoxo
Christy

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Natalie Anne Bourn said...

Earth tones are beautiful, as is the scene/backdrop to your photos. What a lovely post, the outfit looks stunning, I'd love riding pants like that but I definitely don't have the legs!
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ali said...

Love the colors and those pants... I've been wanting those for a while, it might be time to get them!

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catflicks said...

gorgeous outfit, i love those colours! and cute bag

xxx

Catflicks

Cindy, fashionsbeauty said...

Great outfit, love the vintage jacket xoxo

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Violet E. said...

you look perfect!

L said...

LOVELOVELOVE
why is it that everything you touch (wear) looks so amazing?
forever jealous.

Rapunzel said...

Oh my good I think I just fell in love with your style!!!

-telmasofia said...

I LOOVE YOUR PANTS*
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Karissa said...

Love the coat! The riding pants look great on you.

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Steffys Pros and Cons said...

those are the best colored riding pants!

Xo,
steffy
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April Cheung said...

love the pants and coat!

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Julie D. said...
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Julie D. said...

I adore that Chanel bag!

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FASHIONFED said...

that chanel bag is amazing!

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Jenna Hughes said...

those riding pants look amazing on you! and hello Chanel backpack!!! ummm obsessed. so jealous you are going to Coachellaaaaaa

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Jordan W. said...

i love everything about your blog. you photos are so beautiful. your outfits are so unique. you have great style.

Liv and Isabelle said...

That is such a cool look. I love your top.
--Isabelle
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Veronica P. said...

on of my favorite combination !

stoneandcloth said...

Super gorgeous! The location & outfit! Definitely going to have to check out those American Apparel pants, they look like they'll go with so many things :). That location is beautiful, looks like Julian or Fallbrook?

Love your blog!
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C.A.R. said...

So pretty :)

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Zanita said...

Oh these look so good on you! I love the colour.
The lighting is pretty here, nice and moody.
This is going to be the year I get to the states Natalie! I've got you in my sights (lens)!
Hope you're awesome xx

Collections said...

Beautiful. I love the color of those pants.

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Yuli Conversations said...

very cute

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Artminou said...

beautiful back ground really loved the outfit <3

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Rocks Paper Metal said...

Very vintage feeling... love this outfit!

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alice san said...

Ooooh Natalie! i really love you outfit at hereeee! u loook sophisticated with it! :) i super like the pants! :)

Kelly Malka said...

Im from la too now living in nyc- its so hard sometimes, i miss cali so much! good luck with everything xxxx

the goorgeous said...

I'm looking for a vintage jacket like yours!! where is it from???
xx

Seeking Style said...

I'll be at Coachella too! It's my first time and I am so excited for the music, camping and of course fashion! I love your riding pants :)

xo Jennifer

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Selma Khamlichi said...

I think i just fell in love with your wardrobe haha

XXX Selma

Beatrycze said...

Great coat.

Meanz Chan (Koi Story) said...

Love the high waist trousers. You look gorgeous!