Tuesday, December 13, 2011

wear: when it's 11 degrees...

though we've been blessed with amazing weather this fall/winter, a few days ago the temperatures dropped into the "normal" range and it was freeeeezing.*
i had plans to go to this opening with some friends and was dreading the thought of possibly standing outside in the 11-degree weather while we waited to get in. rather than back out completely, i just layered up and was actually able to stay fairly warm. (luckily we did not have to wait in line after all...)

i snagged this little hobo clutch on super-sale the other day and it's perfect for nights when you just need the necessities: phone, id, chapstick, debit card.
this wool sweater dress may look a little bulky with a long-sleeved shirt underneath, but fingers-crossed it was dark enough that nobody noticed the extra padding.
dress: j.crew (old)
belt: old navy
tights: target (?)
booties: mia via dsw
clutch: hobo via von maur
watch: timex via target
bracelet: f21


*midwesterners loooove talking about the weather. it's the one thing you always have in common with anyone you meet!

12 comments:

  1. Love it!!! :) you're little home is SHINNING!!!! Some family is going to fall in love with that home!!! If we didn't have one we'd buy it Mr. A's done some good fixing up!

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  2. you look amazing! this outfit is gorgeous, i really love the belt.

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  3. Your hair is really leaving me pretty speechless these days. Gorgeous. Especially with the black turtleneck. Very 1970s Ivy League.

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