Sunday, September 30, 2012

End of the pant strike

In my denial that summer was coming to an end, I came up with what I called the "pant strike" where I wasn't gonna wear long pants until October.  Instead, I'd only wear skirts and dresses.  In my mind, skirts and dresses are a clear indication of warm weather, so if I was to wear a pair of long pants, that's like admitting defeat to cold weather!  Besides, winter in Canada lasts for like 5 months...I've got plenty of time to wear long pants.

In other news, tying a blouse at the back of a shirt follows the same concept as tying it up at the front, but it definitely doesn't have the same casual retro feel as the latter.  Bam, instant day to night transformation!

Photos by Pop Champagne 

What I'm wearing: 
-Black bodycon dress
-White contrast trim blouse 
-Silver layered necklace 
-Teal beaded necklace
-Teal pumps
*All items c/o Smart Set 

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  2. Gorgeous! Super fab! Bodycon dress looks glam on you. :) The teal shoes make a statement too! :)


  3. I like this look. One of my favorites!

  4. Hi, sabrina! great post, you look really beautiful) The outfit is just perfect)
    Well done!
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  5. Lovely Sabrina! You look beautiful with the dress and the heels! Very nice!

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  6. Very cute outfit! You look so comfortable and lovely in your shots.

  7. Hahah I love the pants strike! I would completely fail though because I bike to work each morning and pants are definitely necessary! I love how you tied the blouse in the back, never thought of it but it looks super cute and classy!
    Happy October!
    xo Hannah

  8. I'm totally with you in your love of dresses and skirts! I would totally continue to wear them as far as I could stand the cold! Love your idea of tidying your shirt on the back. It definitely gives a more classy look to your dress!

    Thank you for your sweet comment on my blog. I love your style and I'm happy to be a follower. I'm looking forward to continue to get inspired with your posts!


  9. Love your outfit and that dress! So perfect and it looks amazing on you! I can't believe it's almost winter!


  10. love the pumps. :)
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  11. such a beautiful dress!! you look so classy and chic! :)

  12. I always love your photos and your style! This outfit is simply perfect. ;)

    Mendi @ Her Late Night Cravings

  13. Unfortunately it is already pants weather here in Calgary! I'm from Vancouver so this is very foreign to me, haha. Otherwise, I would so be on board with a pant strike too!

    xo, alison*elle


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