what i wore

Oct 15, 2013

Outfit Details:
Scarf - borrowed from Coco & Vera
Sweater - Club Monaco
Skirt - c/o Barefoot Vintage
Bracelets - Stella & Dot
Bag - KGB Black Label
Shoes - Aldo

Hello, hope my fellow Canadians enjoyed a fabulous Thanksgiving!! We sure did. Saturday, we hosted a wonderful dinner at our home, and the following day we went to Martin's parents house for Thanksgiving dinner. Yummy food and three days off was the perfect antidote to a stressful week... poor Martin was in a car accident on Wednesday (he's fine) but it's been a stressful one none the less.

As for my outfit? This is what I wore when we visited with friends last week in White Rock for a little lunch & dessert action. This cream skirt is definitley one of my most worn items and I love how easily it lends itself to different looks plus moods. Effortless and always polished. I suspect it'll be making a few more appearances this season. Happiest of Tuesdays, friends! ;) 

27 sweet notes:

  1. Laura - Relatively OffbeatOctober 15, 2013 at 6:36 AM

    Elegant simplicity. <3 You look flawless, my love. Gorgeous outfit.

    xoxo

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  2. Love the bag and the skirt! Gorgeous as always! I'm so glad that Martin is ok and that you had a nice Thanksgiving! xo

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  3. It sounds like you have a lovely weekend, aside from the car accident! I hope everything is okay! Your skirt is absolutely lovely.

    xo Amy

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  4. beautiful! i love your purse!

    kw ladies in navy

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  5. Jenn Agostinho-AlceeOctober 15, 2013 at 7:26 AM

    You look so beautiful and classy! Its a beautiful outfit and i love the pop of color with the bag! Sounds like you guys had a fab Thanksgiving♥

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  6. These photos are gorgeous! What a beautiful spot! Glad to hear you had a good Thanksgiving! I can't wait to have it in November!

    -Becca
    Ladyface Blog

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  7. Happy Thanksgiving! And oh no! I'm glad that Martin is all right!!! I love your pretty skirt!

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  8. sartorialsidelinesOctober 15, 2013 at 9:20 AM

    Glad no one was hurt in the accident - still super stressful though I imagine! And I really love your cream skirt, it's a really classic piece.

    Courtney ~ Sartorial Sidelines

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  9. Happy Thanksgiving, V! I'm glad to hear Martin is okay - car accidents re never any fun, especially so close to a holiday. And I must say, I am loving the way you styled my scarf... again! It's funny, I had't been wearing it very often (the fact that it was summer probably didn't help) but seeing you style it has given me so much new inspiration, I can't wait to start wearing it again next month!
    xox,
    Cee

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  10. Happy Thanksgiving! Love how wearable is the skirt, it makes instantly chic a look. Those type of pieces are excellent to have in a wardrobe, good score :) Glad that Martin is fine, car accidents are scary.

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  11. ah yes...that skirt! i'm so glad you've gotten a lot of wear out of it! sounds like you had a nice thanksgiving celebration...such a wonderful time of year! i'm sorry to hear that martin was in an accident, but relieved that he's okay. :)

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  12. This outfit is so elegant! You always look so polished and put together, and I love that! I'm so glad you had a good Canadian Thanksgiving! I can't wait for the American one; Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays!

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  13. That's such a pretty skirt. It's strange how a few years ago I thought pleated skirts were so old fashioned and I'd never wear one. I remember one that used to be my grandma's that I passed up and wish I had now.

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  14. So beautiful! I love the skirt. I've never tried the pleated skirts yet but have loved seeing them. Might have to find one that fits me! :) You've got me all inspired now.

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  15. Beautiful skirt. I wish I could wear a pleated skirt without looking like a balloon.

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  16. Kristyn @ Milk + CrownOctober 15, 2013 at 6:37 PM

    So cute! Love that skirt, and the printed scarf :)

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  17. Honestly, I think it depends on the fit. I really lucked out with this one... because yes, I've tried many that gave me the "balloon look" as well! xo

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  18. i don't own a cream skirt..cream color is hard to match as in my opinion.but you did perfectly on this post.and i got the idea on how to pair too..love your pairing with leopard print scarf!!
    xo josephine
    www.joselovincolors.com

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  19. Aw, thanks girl. I also love wearing my cream skirt with grey tones, chambray or a deep chocolate hue! Glad you were able to get inspired!! xo

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  20. Aw, thanks so much Kristina. And yes, isn't Thanksgiving the best?! We always love cooking & entertaining at our home and spending time with family. Def one of our favourite holidays too!! <3

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  21. Hey lovey. Yes, I've gotten so much wear out of that skirt - it's my fave go-to! You can send me surprise packages anytime!! ;) Hope you're having an awesome week! xo

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  22. love the pop of color in your pretty bag,

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  23. Very pretty look! It would have looked great for a family Thanksgiving outfit, too. I love finding more Canadian bloggers :)


    M.

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  24. Lovely lovely outfit :) I esp love the scarf & the skirt!
    www.speakstyleandrock.com

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  25. Thanksgiving is my absolute favorite holiday...I love the family, friends, and good food that just surround you. I can't wait till its time for TG in the US. The skirt is divine and almost seems to flutter in the wind. You look beautiful!


    XOXO


    www.alinitinidaily.blogspot.com

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  26. Very cute outfit Veronika, and I love how you paired this cute cream skirt with the orange bag, very cute!
    Many kisses!
    Melodie
    http://sevenlivesandmore.blogspot.fr/

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  27. Love this look! So effortless.
    Thanks for stopping by Lake Shore Lady!
    xo,
    Lauren

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