Friday, July 27, 2012

sleepy floral

Skirt (worn like this); Top (worn like this); Belt; Clutch; Bracelets & Shoes- Thrifted; Necklace- Local Vendor in St. Kitts
My apologies for the short & sweet nature of this post, I've been awake since 4 am to grab an early morning flight and my head is all woozy (when you don't drink caffeine, it's hard to stay awake plus I don't think those melatonin relaxation pills I took to calm my nerves on the plane are helping matters!)

Oh right, I'm supposed to talk about fashion over here! Well this is an outfit I wore to work this week... and that's all I can conjure up for now! I have never been someone who could function properly without at least 7 hours sleep- let's hope next time we meet in the blogosphere I am more eloquent!
As you read this I am in Minneapolis for a 3 day Dress for Success conference. Our work days start at 6am and don't end until 10pm (!) so I am looking forward to catching up on my zzz's when I return. 

Have a fabulous weekend everyone and get enough sleep for the both of us! :) 

15 comments:

  1. Love the combination of prints. And that statement necklace is so fun! Best of luck this weekend and do your best to get some sleep!

    Callie
    www.coffeeandcardigans.com

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  2. Very nice outfit! I love the necklace and skirt!

    I hope the conference goes well! I wish we could have met up while you were here, but maybe you'll be back someday! :)

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  3. HAHAHA! Get some rest girl. Sleep will help. Enjoy your conference and your outfit looks great. Dress for Success is awesome. I love what they do for women.
    http://www.averysweetblog.com/

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  4. I like the stripes & floral combo, it's one of my favourite ways to pattern mix :) I hope you write about the dress for success conference, I'm curious to hear what it's all about/what went down!

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  5. I am loving those shoes, and the black and bright coral combo. You look so sleek and professional, but also fun!

    It takes a lot more than a melatonin pill to calm me down enough for a flight :P Oh. Boy :P

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  6. Safe travels - hope you have a fantastic time in Minneapolis.

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  7. Hope you have a good trip! Love your subtle pattern mixing here, and that statement necklace is adorable :)

    xo,
    Hannah
    www.chillairandperfume.blogspot.com

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  8. I like that skirt very much! I have similar prints too, and I can never be tired of them! Very sweet!
    Hope you have a great time during the conference!

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  9. i love florals and stripes together! the belt finishes it off perfectly!!!

    http://spinning-threads.blogspot.com

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  10. enjoy your time there and try not to fall asleep when it's not the right time for it, hehe. oh and I love the colour of your shoes!

    Maiken,
    Maikeni blogi - part of me

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  11. I love this skirt. Floral prints are so pretty, especially at this time of year.

    http://www.glamkittenslitterbox.com/
    Twitter: @GlamKitten88

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  12. The skirt is so great...love the bold floral mixed with the patterned top. And I am SO BUMMED that you are on my home turf but too terribly busy for a meet up :( Come back soon!

    <3 Cambria
    jupefashion.blogspot.com

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  13. emily, i hope you have a fun, productive time, with enough rest too. your outfit looks wonderful. :)

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One of my daily joys is reading the lovely comments you leave. It may take a day or two (or three, depending on how hectic life gets!) but I will stop by your slice of the blogosphere soon! xo Emily