Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Birthday bore

Flower cutout top c/o New Dress / Houndstooth skirt from TJ Maxx / Crystal necklace from Banana Republic

I'm not a fan of the question "what are you doing for your birthday". I kind of feel like any answer that doesn't include balloons, pretty cakes, party shenanigans, or copious amounts of alcohol is considered boring. But that's just the way I like my birthdays - relatively boring.

All I want to do is collect my birthday freebies and get a chance to wear pretty things. And that's just what I had on Saturday. I sat at a Starbucks with my Venti drink with an unnecessary amount of customizations. Then, dolled myself up, and went for dinner with the boyfriend in a nice little local restaurant where I got some free cake, and best of all, nobody sang.

Here's to another year of being older. Now get off my lawn.

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21 comments:

  1. Happy belated birthday! Your hair is looking mighty fine here. Cute top too! :)

    Tara x

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  2. Love your sense of humor Sabrina! I like my birthdays boring too...I wouldn't have them any other way:)! That top with the lace eyelet detail is super cute! Happiest Birthday wishes to you girlie!

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  3. happy birthday! Love of what you wore and that doesnt sound boring!

    Pam xo/ Pam Scalfi♥

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  4. You look beautiful. I love your top.

    I hate the what are you doing on your birthday question too. My birthday is always "boring"

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  5. That's sort of how I celebrate birthdays - I don't like people making a fuss! A nice quite evening out sounds like a great way to ring in a new age!
    Happy birthday!
    Also, I adore your top! :]

    xo Deborah
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  6. Very interesting post, and happy birthday:)
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  7. love the laser cut hem for that top!! so darling!

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  8. love this outfit. especially the details of the top cut outs, so gorgeous. Also I agree, the birthday hooplah is all too much. To me it's just another great reason to get all dressed up
    xoxo
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  9. Oh my gosh, right? I'm the same way about my own birthday! Mine's easy going and celebrated just by my family and consists of opening gifts, a nice home cooked dinner, and cake. And that's exactly how I like it! We're the same person hahaha.

    That skirt is absolutely adorable. I love how cute you made these neutrals look.

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  10. haha, I know the feeling! Happy Birthday!
    -Margaret
    http://happyinheels.blogspot.com/

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  11. Happy birthday! However you like to celebrate, I think it's fabulous, because it's your day. I'll pass on balloons and most shenanigans, but I do love a good cake!
    Chic on the Cheap

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  12. Happy late Birthday anyways! I had my birthday at holidays this year and there was no singing involved only my favorite tapas bar and lots of food and ice cream! I don't like to consume lots of alcohol on my birthday either and honest I don't really understand why people always think thats the only possible way to spend your birthday.
    Now I really love our outfit! The top is so cute and the cut out details really add something to the whole look!

    Sophie xx
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  13. bday freebies are the best! you look stunning. happy belated! :D

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  14. You look so stunningly beautiful! The cut out detailing on your top is so pretty. And a very happy birthday babe, I whole heartedly agree that keeping birthday's low key can be the best way. Love that you went to Starbucks, something I'd probably do on my birthday too ;) Hope you enjoyed your day and dinner with your boyfriend sounds lovely also <3

    Sophie | soinspo xo

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  15. Love your outfit, the laser cut tee is perfect over the houndstooth skirt! I like my birthdays like that, also. Quiet, and intimate, but I must admit, I have been celebrating one, and off for a week now. No copious amounts of alcohol, though.
    Happy Birthday!!!!!
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  16. Totally agree! I feel like I’m too old to be bothered doing anything for my birthday anymore haha I do love your outfit though & hope you had a great relaxing birthday haha

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  17. Thanks so much for your comment, Sabrina! Oh I love to visit busy / touristic places as well but once in a while an "unknown" place makes it really interesting and adventurous.

    Btw. You look so cute in this outfit. Belated Happy Birthday <3 Hope you had a good day x

    Lots of love,
    Nee
    www.rosecandle11.com

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  18. I feel like the older you get, the more you don't have to necessarily get drunk to enjoy your birthday! I totally agree with you girl! Happy late birthday!

    Love, Karina
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