Monday, December 5, 2011

You shouldn't dress like that on Sundays

This outfit originally included this black and white striped sweater instead of the plain black one, but when I looked at the finished product in the mirror, for the first time in my life I thought, "I'm too old to wear this combination." It felt more tasteful to switch to a solid colored top - although let's be honest, a neon color blocked skirt and polka dot tights are still not high on the tasteful scale. Case in point: when I was walking along the sidewalk, a homeless man who passed me by said, "You shouldn't dress like that on Sundays."

Sweater: Target
White blouse: free from aunt
Skirt: Forever 21 brand, thrifted from Crossroads Trading Co.
Tights: Asos
Shoes: Sam Edelman Kendall wedges from Piperlime
Brooch: vintage, from my mom


  1. It looks tasteful with a dash of personality! I like it! :)

  2. that is hilarious - people need to mind their own business!
    I think the color blocking and dot tights are fab!

    Chic on the Cheap

  3. Hi! Jumped to you from the BonBon Rose Girls. Haha, I feel like the title of this post is the story of my life. This outfit would be great on any day of the week! I love the skirt, but my favorite part is definitely the tights!

  4. I love the original striped sweater and I dont think you would have looked too old! Love your tights!
    -barbie @ Life as a Mrs. Style

  5. LOL no that did not really happen?!?!?!? Pssssh! I love this look. I sometimes feel younger than I am in what I wear, but I like to call it channeling my youth. ;-) I love these fun tights and bright skirt!

  6. I say dress however you want on Sundays! Also - you didn't look tacky in the first place.

  7. I am obsessed with that skirt!


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