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What I Wore: Teacher Style



This week was a bit better outfit-wise in Teacher Style land, selon moi.  I felt good in everything, except for one.  Funny story.  You see, I have to stay in my pajamas as long as possible in the morning (because comfy) and I always leave putting on my outfit to the last 10 minutes before we leave.  In my defence, I pick out what I think would look good.  But sometimes once I get it on (and in mornings lately, take the picture) I realize I hate it.  So the picture in the top left on that beautiful sunshiney morning is what I intended on wearing.  And then with -2 minutes after we should have left, I decided I hated it because when I put my shoulders back the buttons stretch a bit on the booble area. I had a white tank on underneath, but still. It bugged me.  So I quickly switched out and put on a white tee with a white vest.  Then I hated that so I put my white denim jacket on over the white tee and told myself I would have to live with it.  BUT, but the time I had brought the kids to school, I was hating the entire outfit....so I went to Walmart, bought a sweater (12$) and a necklace (10$) and voilà, I felt better. I also pulled off some crazy pattern mixing as you can see in the picture in the bottom middle.  So that's my story of usually every morning in my life.



I am happily putting away all these summer pieces and I even brought down the rest of my fall wardrobe this weekend so I am ready for some fun outfits.  I will take a break from my teacher style next week because I definitely will want to show you what I wore to my brother's wedding!

Also- got some fun things in the mail this week from La Maison Simons....poor Christy getting spammed with all my outfit pictures. Well ha, jokes on you...now you have them too.  I only returned one thing in the green box and I can't wait to style these pieces- not all together like in the picture, obviously.



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  1. Living on Cloud Nine20 September, 2016 21:52

    I love that plaid skirt to pieces and all the ways you paired it and of course I always love your teacher style. I put my summer things away and then I had to pull them all back out this week because it's in the mid-80s, what? It's fall now, come on.

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  2. That pattern mixing in the collage, LOVE. One day, one day I will have enough patterns to mix :P.

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  3. I like your spam pictures! I just printed the return label for my green box. Kept 2 out of 3. Not bad.

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  4. I love that you mix patterns. I'm slowly allowing myself to do the same.

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  5. I have yet to do the summer/fall change over. Need to get on that. Love that you stopped at Wal Mart for a presto chango!

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  6. I love your teacher style! I am ready for fall temps so I can bring out my fall stuff. 90 degree temps is not fall weather.

    Lisa
    Daily Style Finds

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  7. Haha you are too cute, I miss you. That is so something I would want to do, but I would probably just end up complaining all day. Favorite outfit is upper right.

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  8. you're the most stylish (and prettiest) teacher EVER!!
    Can't wait to see hwo you style those new additions!

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  9. Sometimes we have the same brain. Your routine = my routine. I have been know to go home at lunch and change because I hated what I wore. So many things look good in my head but not on the body.

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  10. Some mornings I just cannot get my outfit to work. Doesn't happen as often as it did in years past...maybe I just don't care that much anymore??? But if I don't feel good in what I have on, the day is only going south from there. Really like the lacy white top and all the different ways you wear your hair.

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  11. Oh I know how you feel with the last minute outfit changes and then still not feeling comfortable! It' so helpful you can stop by a store and buy something to change your outfit! :) I try to plan my outfit the night before but it doesn't always happen and sometimes I don't have time to change if what I throw on in the morning isn't great. I'm almost always in a bad mood those days, haha!

    Hope you're having a great week :)

    Away From The Blue Blog

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  12. You really are the most stylish teacher! Love all of these looks, and can't wait to see what you wear to the wedding!

    Shauna

    www.lipglossandlace.net

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  13. Love the story behind the pictures! And especially the flippy pictures of your Simons reveal! So fun!

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  14. I put away most of my summer pieces away this weekend too :( (except for a few that I can layer and play with for the month of October). I was trying to choose my fav. teacher outfit and I just can't I really like them all. As for your new order, I love that skirt and the green bomer jacket. I can't wait to get paid!!!

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  15. I need to put away my summer pieces- I definitely feel like I should, but the KC weather disagrees. It's been in the 90s all this week, haha.

    And I do this, too- get dressed, then see a pic/catch a glimpse in the mirror, and realize I don't dig the outfit (for whatever reason). And back to the dressing room I go!

    -Ashley
    Le Stylo Rouge

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  16. I'm always making last minute changes to my outfits. They never seem to look how I planned. Love your Simons reveal and all of these cute looks!

    Jill
    Doused In Pink

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  17. Story of my life (err mornings). Set out an outfit. Hate it once it is on. Tear through closet to figure out something else to wear. Settle for something meh. I have yet to go shopping in the morning. Mainly because I have no extra time built into my morning as I usually walk into the office at 8 or 8:05 as it is. Also, I want your new plaid skirt. I want to go look at Simons site but know I will want to buy all the things. So I will have willpower. I will. hopefully.

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  18. Totally agree! I bet your students can't wait to see what you wear each day.

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