May 27, 2011

Today's Everyday Fashion: The Fashion Show






































The first half of yesterday was spent running around in the yellow and blue look I posted. The night was spent in this ensemble, going out to dinner with my friend Alison, and then attending a fashion show put on by my friend Layne. I had an awesome time catching up with Alison, enjoying a yummy dinner at Kona Grill and of course, Layne's fashion show was tons of fun and the best part - it raised money for breast cancer research! (check out her photography website)

About my outfit: It was so nice being able to wear a blazer and not sweat to death! (File under: annoying things Florida people say about the weather.) I took advantage of the cooler Kansas temps to wear my white blazer - this time pairing it with browns and a double-necklace look I stole from Gwenyth Paltrow. It was really comfy and fit the occasion!

Occasion: Dinner and a fashion show in KS
Inspiration photo: FabSugar
Blazer: c/o MJR Sales
T-shirt: Gap, $10
Jeans: American Eagle, $33
Belt: H&M, $20
Shoes: c/o Chinese Laundry
Watch: Michael Kors, family gift
Bracelets: Forever 21, $8
Long necklace: Banana Republic, $20
Short necklace: c/o Stella & Dot

Sassy models on the runway


























Me and Alison

13 comments:

  1. I love that the blazer and jeans look is back and not so 80s any more! Fun way to dress up a casual outfit

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  2. I am a huge fan of white with jeans.  Great outfit!
    http://work-it-blog.blogspot.com/

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  3. Amalia KosienskiMay 27, 2011 at 11:43 AM

    What a killer outfit, I am making a mental note to get the white blazer!  Great job!!
    xoxo
    Lia

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  4. Love this look!  I will definitely try it out this weekend!

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  5. ColorMeBlueAMANDAMay 27, 2011 at 4:13 PM

    Very chic! I'm obsessed with those shoes too. Chinese Laundry is the best- so affordable!

    xo
    www.colormebluefashion.com

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  6. White blazers seem to be in this season, I see everyone wearing them.


    Hope you had a great time at the fashion show :)- http://kikiscornerfunfashionandfrivolity.blogspot.com/

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  7. I love this!  That's one of my favorite types of outfits - jeans with a blazer and heels!  Love the white blazer!

    http://sweetandsassy-sherry.blogspot.com/

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  8. LOVE the white blazer! and I've been wanting some fun distressed jeans, I'm going to check out American Eagle. thanks, J!

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  9. Loving the white blazer styled with the tee and jeans, I'm from Austin and that would work so great here. Thanks for more fab inspiration!

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  10. nice fashion show, who organize this fashion show 

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  11. Hey! I'm quite the novice fashion blogger, but I love reading & seeing what you post!  It really inspires what I love about fashion- howe we can get such good deals on so much great style.  Also, I wanted to send a little love your way b/c I equally loved this look of Gwyneth Paltrow's & featured on my blog, giving your post some much-deserved props!  Keep up the great work! 

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  12. jseverydayfashionJune 23, 2011 at 12:44 AM

    Alissa, your blog is gorgeous! Thanks so much for the shout-out, I really appreciate it! :-)

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