Sep 28, 2010

Blank Stare

So before California got all WEST AFRICA HOT on us (after a summer of cooler weather), it was actually a consistent pleasurable 75-degrees. While most people would enjoy that - I was a lot more confused on what to wear. Not cold enough for jackets & sweaters, not warm enough for me to wear shorts & a tank...just so in the middle. So I did both: paired a skirt & a sweater for a casual outing.

If you know me, you know that I love me my scarves! I just recently purchased this one from H&M; I love the colors & the material is really cool too - it's kind of a blend, so that it's just not like a piece of cotton. I'm always trying to look for new ways to tie my scarf - this one is super simple: fold diagonally, knot one side, tie the loose ends around your neck.

united colors of benetton sweater, martin & osa skirt, h&m scarf, martin & osa wedges
Also, before summer's-end, I just had to wear teal nail polish one more time before I start wearing purples, plums, and reds. I intermixed two colors of the same family and split them 3/2 (3 nails had 1 color, 2 nails had the other) so there was a slight difference in nail color, but not in a Rainbow Bright way.
urban outfitters nail polish in blue 1, bonita nail enamel in turquoise
For some reason, when Rye Bread was taking these photos, I kept zoning out. I don't know if I didn't have my caffeine yet, or if I was just in "another place," but look at all of my blank stares caught on camera! Oh yeah, and this was the first time in a LONG time I finally wore eyeliner. Oh how I've missed you so!
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  1. oOo i like this look! It's the kind of colorfulness that is approachable for me. I don't know if I can pull off that scarf style yet, though. Love the quartet of photos!

  2. love the way you did your scarff!

  3. Love all of the pretty colors in your scarf!! xo, mel

  4. i love the way you tied this scarf!!!
    and i'm trying to get the summer nail colors out of my system too!

  5. lovin' the scarf!!! great colors! and the blank stares almost look intentional, love it! haha! ;P

  6. you look gorgeous! and that outfit is the perfect mix between summer and that scarf!

  7. That's one GORGEOUS scarf!!! God, you always amaze me with your scarf-tying ways. I'm so inspired right now I'm gonna go play with some of my own... ;)



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