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(Vintage Top/Skirt/Cardigan/Bag/Pendants, Miu Miu Heels)

If I owned some fancy lakeside house I would imagine my outfit would look something like this. Long skirts to catch the breeze, little crop tops to soak in the sun when it gets too warm and an oversized cardigan that is so easy to curl up in when the sun starts to set. Kind of exactly what I did the other day except I didn't own the lakeside house (still working on that part). I don't know if it's the lack of sleep I've had lately or the fact I'm purely in denial about the weather but little cropped singlets and a slight bit of "torsodriff" (I would like to think this is more tasteful than the midriff with ones exposed bellybutton) are working their way back into my wardrobe, or should I say winter wardrobe? Yes it doesn't make any sense to me either and I'm still yet to find that perfect cropped singlet I know exists out there somewhere. I just have to find it first - Isn't that always the way? Loving white on white after seeing the the Dolce and Gabbana SS 11 collection but even more obsessed with this cocoon cardigan I can't stop wearing. It's that perfect length to create that shaggy chic look when styled with pretty much anything. Well, anything besides a non-existent lakeside house..

84 comments:

  1. gorgeous rings and cardi!

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  2. That skirt and that cardigan are just amazingly beautiful! Can't belive it's vintage!

    FASHION SUICIDES

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  3. The top the jewelry !! Lovin it all ! xx

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  4. Love this look.. great outfit :)
    xoxo

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  5. gorgeous!

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  6. You look so dreamy! The cropped top is lovely and the flowy skirt is divine. A perfect outfit to stroll around a lakeside house.

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  7. Stunning combination! Love the skirt together with your green jumper. Great outfit!

    - Dani

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  8. Amazing. I would absolutely choose to wear this if I owned a home near any body of water :-)

    Dearest,
    Fashion Nostalgia

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  9. love the whole outfit and the bg :)

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    x

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  10. this is so amazing. i adore the long white skirt + crochet top + chunky cardigan combo. and i'm totally in love with your miu miu heels!

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  11. Should have started that with WHEN i own some fancy lake house. :) if thats what you want, make it happen.
    x

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  12. This outfit is amazing!


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  13. oooh i love that jacket! beautiful pics

    helen xx

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  14. The details are incredible :) you rock! xx

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  15. I'm sure one day you will end up with a brilliant lakeside house! ;) really loving the cropped midriff - the texture is just amazing! and that cardigan sure does look warm and snuggly!

    beautiful post!

    x Lauren
    youronlyblackswan.blogspot.com

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  16. I love your outfit so much! It's everything that is inspiring me right now, so I'm insanely jealous. Your knit/crochet cropped singlet is divine.

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  17. cute! love that sweater! :)

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  18. LOVE ;)


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  19. So so so beautiful! I love your rings and the whole outfit is just so relaxed and pretty!

    Shabna xo
    http://shabsy.blogspot.com

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  20. We Are The CrowdJune 5, 2011 at 11:54 PM

    love this outfit! the contrast of the chunky cardigan and flowing skirt is great. i love the top :)

    Mollie from we-are-the-crowd.com
    x

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  21. The cardigan and skirt is so great. You look so sweet in this outfit!
    It seems like vintage stuff is the best.

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  22. so so beautiful.. great writing aswell.

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  23. Was really surprised that the crop top was vintage, it just looks so on trend. Regardless, I love it. Have tried to find a nice crochet top (or similar) for a while now...

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  24. lovelovelove

    xoxo

    G.
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  25. I couldn't love this outfit anymore if I tried!So into the white on white look, and the vintage cardi... gorgeous!x

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  26. Amazing. The top looks so perfect with the maxi skirt, as well as the green cardi. Love it!

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  27. gorgeous!!! I love your rings and your skirt!

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  28. FABULOUS outfit & photos!

    Just Perfect!!

    xoxo

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  29. Love the Vintage findings!

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  30. I love this outfit! You look gorgeous!!!

    Dea Rose
    http://mayahasnoname.blogspot.com/

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  31. you have such a classic beauty to you!

    do you use certain products to get your hair so soft and voluminous?

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  32. dandy crop top!

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  33. Beautifully finished outfit as always... *-* I always find myself drooling all over your jewelry!! :) I wish I had a lakeside house too... Have you watched the movie 'The Lake House' with Keanu Reeves and Sandra Bullock? It immediately popped in my mind after reading the title. :D

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  34. I absolutely LOVE your blog!! your style is so fantastic!! Im fond of heels and I really love those u are wearing... im of course following u now! xoxo

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  35. Nic!!! Lovelovelove this ensemble! It's perfect for transitional weather when you've got A/C blasting indoors and outside it's easy breezy...Beautiful vintage pieces doll, and your accessories are ALWAYS on point! Dying over those MM's...sooo yummy indeeed!

    xo-Julie
    Peace. Love. LOL!

    Haute Khuuture Blog

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  36. You look so great in that teal color! And that skirt is gorgeous, too.

    I want a lakeside house...!

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  37. Gorgeous outfit!! Seems like the most comfortable one yet:)Too bad about the lakehouse, it´ll come!
    xx
    Emy

    http://emykoster.com/

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  38. MAGNIFIQUE.....J'adore ta tenue, et tes photos sont magnifiques.
    Tes chaussures sont vraiment très jolies

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  39. Love this outfit! Specially that cardi!

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  40. adore ur rings

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  41. I love your rings. They are beautiful!

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  42. Just Beautiful! The cropped top looks well on you.

    Dhalia

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  43. Love the colour of this cardi, gorgeous xoxo

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  44. You never fail to look amazingly stylish! That cardigan looks so snugly. xx

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  45. OH you are such an inspiration to me!! You always look so, so beautiful, and have the most perfect wardrobe :))

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  46. love this outfit!!

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  47. Such pretty shots. LOVE those shoes and the crochet tank. <3

    xx Laura

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  48. stunning...really love that crochet top

    xoxo Monroe

    Fashion Steele NYC

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  49. You have the most impeccable style. I am loving little cropped tanks too. And all white is so whimsical and beautiful. You pull it off oh so well.

    Fox Whiskers

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  50. Those are incredibly gorgeous vintage finds. :) I perfectly agree with you, a "torsoriff" looks so much better than a midriff; that crocheted top exemplifies that :D

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  51. beautiful!!

    http://imjustmefashionblog.blogspot.com :)

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  52. The miu miu shoes are perfection! :) <3 http://pastelsandwhite.blogspot.com/

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  53. You would be the chicest person living beside the lake!

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  54. Whenever I see your blog posts you make me feel so cold! This is such a nanna comment but you should be wearing more layers my girl!
    But on a completely contradictory note, this outfit is gorgeous.

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  55. beautiful!

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  56. Miu Miu <3
    fabolous look *__*

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  57. absolutely gorgeous photos and outfit! you have such amazing style and your photos are always so flawless :)


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  58. Great outfit,,, :-)

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  59. i adore the way you write and put things just how i would think it !!! great outfit post loving the crop top with and cardie to rug up with adore
    xx

    ♥ A fox that meows http://rochellefox.blogspot.com/

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  60. when i clicked this post on my bloglovin and saw the close up of that knit sweater, my heart just about skipped a beat. it looks so cozy, and paired with the beautiful cropped white lacy tank it makes for one cute outfit!

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  61. Oh God I am green with envy for that cardi! Looks amazing! I feel like going on a shopping mission now for a teal cardi and a long white skirt! Gah! xx

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  62. you are so stunning nicole! if you are not already a model you definitely should be. this outfit is really beautiful :)

    -fb X

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  63. You are sublime
    your style is perfect

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  64. Absolutely crushing on the heels & the style x Love!

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  65. Wow, this is the first time I'm visiting your blog and it looks amazing. I love your outfits, thnks for sharing! Hope you will have a look at my blog too and please follow if you want.

    Todayiwearfashion.blogspot.com

    xoxo
    Chantal

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  66. As per usual absolutely stunning styling and photographs. Love love love your blog! Keep up the amazing work. I use you for inspiration a lot in my blog!

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  67. I am jealous of how you can look comfy, warm and sylish at the same time. Not easy to achieve!

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    xx

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  68. there was a picture of you in the german GRAZIA and it looked amazing.
    xx jana

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  69. Super lovely blog!

    xoxo,

    colormenana.blogspot.com

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