Thursday, September 5, 2013

Pinned it and Did it: Olive Crops & Ivory, Lace Top.

This is the second week I am linking up with Heather for "Pinned it and Did it" and once again having fun with the challenge. This week I am taking inspiration from Inge of THIS EVER EVOLVING LIFE whose Simple, Chic, Put Together & very Relatable Style I love. When I first spotted her nice Olive Green Cropped Pants, I inquired about them and she was kind enough to E-Mail me about them. I wanted them badly. But then again, I knew I had some Cropped Olive Pants somewhere in my closet. As a matter of fact I have 2 pairs. Though my Olive Crops are more Casual, I still think I dressed them up and was able to copy this Back-to-School Look of hers that she wore for starting back her teaching job. I loved the look so much and in my mind I knew of the exact pieces that I could 'copy' this. I like how this Outfit came out. My Lace Top is a little different patterned than hers, it is sort of a mesh with Large Polka Dots. That still qualifies as Lace and I have more Lace peeking through, by the Camisole I wore underneath. Just like Inge, I kept the Jewelry super simple. Less is more in this case. I am killing two birds with one stone, in this Outfit since it fits the 'Lace' Trend Spin Challenge that Erin with Laura & Kacie hosted this week. I don't have any Black Flats right now - they are on my MUST-BUY Shopping list, so I went with these Cute Bronze Ballet Flats which bring out the Natural Color of my Real Pearl Necklace.

F.Y.I. Inge is doing her own "Pinned it & Did it" today and she nailed it so check that out. She also styled thee same Olive Pants with a Cute, Stripped, Boat-neck Tee & Royal Blue Loafers - another Outfit I loved.

I am sort of posing like Inge, ain't I?
Ivory, Cap-Sleeve, Lace Top w/ Large Polka Dots: The Limited.
White, Nylon-Stretch Camisole w/ Lace Trim: White House Black Market.
Olive Green, Light Cotton, Cargo Style Cropped Pants: Express.
Ivory, Bronze & Beige, Natural-Colored, Real Pearl Necklace: Gifted from a Friend.
Real Gold, Tiny Drop Earrings w/ Square Cubic Zirconia Stones: The Limited.
Beige, Plastic, Tortoise Hair Claw: Meijer's.
Bronze Metallic, Soft Leather Ballet Flats w/ Bows: Payless.


P.S. I am linking up with Heather, Tara, Bonnie, Agnes and Erin.
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16 comments:

  1. Haha you've got my pose down! I really like your polka dot top here and your take on the look. Your metallic flats are cute!

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    1. I don't think the pose is quite the same but I tried lol. I like my take on the Look too since it is still my style. The Flats are Comfy & Cute!!

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  2. Olive and white is such a nice color combo - and I adore your white on white polka dots!

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    1. I had never tried Olive with White or Off-White in this case. I like it.

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  3. What a cute top!

    Alice
    www.happinessatmidlife.com

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  4. you did an awesome job at recreating this outfit

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  5. I love this outfit idea, I have some green maternity cropped pants and am never sure what to wear with them. This seems easy enough to duplicate!

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    1. Ohhh you should give them a try, Beth. I am looking forward to you wearing your Maternity Cropped Pants alike. =)

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  6. Looking good Ada. Love your version as well as Inge's. Thanks for linking up today.

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    Agi:)

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    1. Thanks Agnes. I am glad you also liked my version. My pleasure linking up. =)

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  7. Love your polka dot lace top! Looks great. My green capris are one of my favourites, they go with so much.
    Have a Wonderful Week-end.

    Pia
    pjmscloset.blogspot.ca

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    1. I am definitely going to see how you wear your Green Capris. Thanks Pia. =)

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  8. Such a great look - love the lace & olive pants (I'm wearing mine today!) Would love for you to stop by and join my link up - What I'm Loving Fridays!

    xo Lulu
    simplylulustyle.com
    *What I'm Loving Fridays*

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