First Mommy+Daughter Style Post of 2015: Velvet Girls.

Happy First Sunday of the year everyone! How has your weekend been so far? I did a lot of work around my home yesterday, rather than that a lot of relaxing mostly, since Dec 31st. It has been nice. It will be tough going to work tomorrow after 5 days off. It has been great spending all this time with my baby girl at home. We don't see each-other as much with me going to work and her to daycare.
So, for our first Mommy+Daughter Outfits of 2015, the two of us are wearing Velvet. We both happened to wear Velvet on the same day - me a blazer and Vivian a festive dress. So, I snapped photos of the two of us as well as some of Vivian after picking her up from daycare that day. Vivian's favorite toy is the iPad or any tablet for that matter. I put Pocoyo, Teletubbies or some Nursery Rhymes playing for her and that usually makes her happy and keeps her busy for a while. You will see from the pictures, she wasn't paying attention to me. She was too busy with the iPad lol. I, of course wore my Outfit to work and it was pretty Festive for December. Like I do often, I am faking a suit by pairing my Grayish-Silver Velvet Blazer with my Gray Ponte Mini Pencil Skirt. I wore a Burnt Orange/Red Animal-Print Blouse underneath and accessorized with a Crystal Silver Long Necklace and a Silver Swaroski Hair Clip. What do you think of our Festive Velvet pieces? Do you own a Velvet Blazer, what about a Light Gray Blazer? A Gray Blazer is a must I think - a classic, versatile piece to have.
Love this picture. Her big smile lights up her face!
Dressy, Gray, Velvet Blazer w/ Ruffle Trim: White House Black Market (gorgeous option w/ black collar, great deal, love this), (similar, gorgeous dressy option, Splurge), (similar, on sale, love this).
Gray, Ponte Skirt, w/ Zippered Front Pockets: Calliope (gray+black pencil option, love this), (similar), (skater style by Old Navy, best deal, love this).
Silver Crystal Beaded (very) Long Necklace: White House Black Market (very similar, great deal), (gorgeous option by Chico's, love this), (similar by Charter's Club, best deal, love this).
Dark Purple Beaded & Gold Plated Stretchy Bracelet: Parfois.
Burgundy, Metallic, Butterfly Cocktail Ring w/ tiny Silver Stones: c/o American Fashion & Jewelry (similar, colorful, great deal), (similar in faux gold, best deal, love this).
Silver, Crystal/Rhinestone Hair Clip: Swarovski.
Black, Thick, Opaque, Fleece-lined Tights: Random Street Vendor (New) (identical from Topshop, love these), (similar by Steve Madden, best deal), (gorgeous dotted option by The Limited, love these).

Vivian's Outfit:
Navy, Long-Sleeve, Velvet Dress: Tres Jolie Kids (Early Christmas Gift from Me).
White Turtleneck w/ Multi-Colored Dots: Wal Mart.
Red, Cable-knit Tights: Wal Mart.
Fuchsia Tulle Rose Bloom Hair Barette: A Children's Boutique.
Purple+Orange Sneakers: Target (Christmas Gift from My Mom).

And here is a flashback photo of 9-month pregnant me pairing this same blazer in a Monochromatic all-gray outfit.


  1. Aww cute mom and daughter! Sweet!
    Dawn Lucy

  2. love the ruffle detail on your blazer. Aren't Ipads great.

  3. What lovely, lovely pics! Yes, it is difficult going back to work after time off; especially when the children are little (I remember it well). Have a fab week. T.

  4. What a cute post by the two velvet-wearing ladies! So cute!

  5. Aww so cute! You've got a little fashionista in the making!

  6. love the grey, a colour that moves up and down on my must have colours.. this year its on the must have list and I love your look, Vi is adorable as always. ( Love the pregnancy look as well, you looked awesome)

  7. You both look so cute in your velvet! Love that blazer! Happy Monday girl!

    <3 Shannon
    Upbeat Soles

  8. Oh, how I love the velvet. You both look beautiful:) Have a great week!

  9. Happy 2015 Ada to you.
    Love the grey tones and silver wiht it, the red is a great contrast with grey. I have a grey velvet jacket I will have to take out soon!
    from the link up,
    please stop by, jess xx

  10. Aw, Vivian is just adorable! Love your color coordinated outfits here! You both look great in red.
    Gina - On the Daily Express

  11. Love your festive velvet looks. Glad you got spend some quality time with your little one. That's what the holidays are all about! Happy new year!

  12. Great job styling that grey jacket. Very chic! Stopping by from What I wore Mom Style link up. :)

  13. Yay for velvet! Great minds think a like ;) love that you did a mommy/daughter post! You guys (& the ipad) are so cute together haha

    Dear Sunny

  14. Too sweet that you are both in velvet! So cute.

  15. You two are so cute in your velvet!!!! Love mommy and me posts.

    Pumps and Push-Ups

  16. Such cute mother daughter pics! You two always look perfect together! I love your grey velvet jacket. It's a nice after the holidays look. I also tried to get a lot of stuff around the house done, but now that I am back to work I feel like there is still so much more to do! Enjoy your week!

  17. What a great way to kick off the new year! Have a great 2015, Ada!
    Carylee | more pieces of me
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  18. Aww, so cute! Your daughter is adorable. You are looking fabulous matching colors and textures. Have an amazing 2015!
    We Shop in Heels

  19. These are wonderful photos of you and Vivian, Ada! She is getting so big and what a gorgeous smile!

    I hope you are having a great week so far!


  20. Love this mother/daughter post! You both look adorable in your velvet!

    Doused In Pink

  21. cute kids :D


  23. Aww you both look great in velvet :) love your jacket...

    Thanks for linking up to Creative Mondays

  24. What a beautiful velvet blazer! It looks so soft and warm! It's a wonderful layering piece! Vivian looks absolutely adorable in her tunic top too!

  25. HAPPY NEW YEAR ADA, love your family. Lovely mama and baba style. #streetstylesunday


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