Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Functionality over romance

The theme for this outfit was supposed to be 'date night', but with the mandatory use of jeans and a cami.  I have a few problems with this.  Firstly, "date night" is a really ambiguous term.  Are we talking about a date to impress a potential suitor or a date with a boyfriend?  Because they are two very different things.  I mean, if it's a date with a boyfriend, I've already hooked him so I'm a little less concerned with having to look absolutely stunning.  And since most dates revolve around a meal, I'd wear a dress/skirt instead of jeans...y'know, gotta wear something that can expand and make room for (or hide) extra food width.  What, you thought I wore dresses just to be pretty?  Pfft, it's all about the functionality needed when eating.  Yep, I'm romantic like that.





Photos by Pop Champagne

What I'm wearing: 
-Black lace cami 
-White blouse (tied at the back) 
-Red skinny jeans 
-Layered necklace 
-Feather ring 
-Silver wrap ring 
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25 comments:

  1. Great look and I agree with everything you said hahah!

    xoxo, Adela
    http://afashionistascorner.blogspot.com/

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  2. I think that's a lovely date outfit, especially the feminine shoes!
    Well..if it was a date with the bf, we've gone out so rarely I forgot how to walk, so whenever we go out I dress up like the Queen of England :D Pathetic :D

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  3. Love this look! I've never thought of wearing a blouse that way - thanks for the inspiration!

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  4. I'm really in love with the color of your pants.

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  5. so cute.. nice pants color :)

    nora
    noraliaayu.blogspot.com/

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  6. Thank you for the lovely post on my blog! I love your outfits, and I love me some red skinnies! I'm your newest follower :)

    xoxo Sarah Beth

    Caring Cowls

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  7. Love the red skinnies and the way you tied the blouse in the back. Super cute!

    xo Niki
    http://www.glossyblonde.com

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  8. I really like this outfit - great for a date where you don't want to look like you tried to hard to get 'dolled up' but you still want to look really sexy.
    Congrats on getting in the finals! I hope you win!

    http://whiskeybreakfast.blogspot.com

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  9. Such a stylish look and love it! I just bought ox blood jeans in Japan too :) Love your red lip color, by the way! xo akiko

    Style Imported

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  10. I really hope you win!! Love the burgundy pants, I'm dying to get a pair myself!
    Cheers,
    Charlie

    www.cheerscharlie.blogspot.ca

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  11. loved the red pants!

    xo

    www.aroundlucia.com
    www.aroundlucia.com

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  12. Thank you thank you for sweet comment on my blog - I see here wonderful stylish girl :) That outfit is just gorgeous! :) you look fantastic! your style is so cool.
    you have amazing blog - I went through posts I would be very happy if we could follow each other?I'm your new fan on GFC :)it would be nice if you could follow me back
    I wait you in my blog!
    xxx

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  13. beautiful outfit you look very pretty in red :)
    when it comes to dating i think we should focus on the whole image not sth that looks too much but sth that makes us feel comfortable

    kisses dear!

    http://caramellitsa.blogspot.com

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  14. Great post!

    Love your style and see you as such as good inspiration!!

    I'm an instant follower of you now :)

    Please feel free to check out my blog if you have the time

    Love,

    Janice
    the-fashion-milkshake.blogspot.nl

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  15. Great blog ;*
    I follow you, can you follow me back? http://fashion-by-anita.blogspot.com/

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  16. love the red jeans! colored denim is one of my favorite things right now!

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  17. Nice post!
    Thank you for commenting in my blog.
    Following you now.. ;)
    Hope you’ll follow back. Thank’s A lot!

    Kisses from VV!!
    www.voguelyvan.com

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  18. Man, you think just like me. Love it! Date night for me means loose clothes so I can eat to my hearts content HAHA :)

    I love that you broke down the types of date nights out there - I would definitely dress differently for both as well. Either way, your outfit is date night appropriate. Love the red!

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  19. You look so lovely!Great blog. What about following each other?

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  20. love the colored denim! it's going to look amazing with dark grey scarves and jackets in the winter.

    www.sultanassanctuary.blogspot.com

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  21. Great outfit, reminds me of The White Stripes :)

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  22. Hi, Sabrina) I looked over your blog, its really great, you are such a beautiful girl! What would you say about following each otehr? I'm one of your new followers now. I must say thank you for visit at my blog and leaving such a lovely comment)
    Best wishes from Russia)


    www.svetusvet.blogspot.com

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  23. your outfit is great! i love the rings you are wearing in this.

    lindsey louise

    hellomrrabbit.blogspot.com

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  24. Lovely outfit! Yes, function takes form over the need to just be pretty. But you got it both. :)

    Nice blog! I'm a new follower. :)
    Followin' you now on GFC. Hope we can follow each other. :)

    Goodluck to you in the contest. :)

    ~Chai
    http://chenmeicai.blogspot.com
    http://lookbook.nu/chenmeicai

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