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What I Wore

I'm having one of those weeks where I pick out my outfit the night before and it feels like it will be perfect.  But then I put it on in the morning and hate it and end up trying everything possible from my wardrobe on and hate all those combos too.

Sometimes I wish I could wear onesie pajamas to work.  I think my mood is affected by the grey weather we've been having.

That being said, I have worn some fun outfits this week and here are a few of my favourites:


I didn't actually wear this outfit out but rather put it together for a post on The Blended Blog (here)   But then I really loved it and wore the dress to work the next day.  This is what I came up with:



I am LOVING the cape blazer trend right now and I may or may not have bought another one in blush.



Yup, officially #capeobsessed.


The other two outfits scream fall to me.  The mega bell sleeved sweater is new from Forever 21 (and of course unavailable now. boo) and it may be the comfiest and softest sweater I own.

I was inspired by my BFF, Christy's moto jacket post last week...so I decided to dig mine out and pair it with an old shirt dress from H&M....I also think I found my Halloween costume for this year.  Une abeille. But a stylish and trendy one that likes honey, not the type that stings and is going extinct.



Do you ever have those weeks where you feel like nothings works? I sure did.  But looking back at these pictures, I really like these outfits and I know they were comfortable.  Ah well.  On to the next week....




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  1. Living on Cloud Nine25 October, 2016 21:50

    Oh my goodness, you sure have been stylin some cute stuff!!! Oh my CAPE LOVE Iipndeed!! And the transition with the hunter green dress...brilliant; love it both ways!! And you Boho Babe!! That mustard sweater is the most chic thing I've seen all Fall!!! Love!!!

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  2. I am still loving that dress combo, so pretty. I also love the last motto jacket outfit too. You have been rocking some cute stuff.

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  3. So many cute outfits! That bell sleeve sweater is so cozy and chic! Love your striped cape!

    Jill
    Doused In Pink

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  4. Bzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz. You make a cute bee. The bell sweater is so very you, as is the cape. Those 'fall' color also screen Deena!

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  5. Such a cute little bee you are :) I have been noticing you're all about the capes lately, and saw some at Nordstrom and thought of you and then wanted to buy every single one of them...Gorgeous as always.

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  6. I love all of these looks, Deena! Your WIW posts are always my favorite! I'm so jealous of your chilly weather! We had a tease of cold weather while we were in the mountains last weekend and now we're home and we're back to 85. This has seriously been the never-ending summer down here.

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  7. Oh I like that sweater. Damn you Forever 21...

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  8. Une belle abeille! You are rocking that sweater, Deena! And I still adore the fur vest and green dress on you!

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  9. You have such a fun wardrobe! I love it! That F21 sweater looks so cozy!

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  10. I love your style...always. The first look - all dressed up - in the gorgeous green look fabulous on you. You look so chic and hot! xoxo

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  11. I have those weeks too often than I would like! And yes to PJ's at work ha. LOVE that bell sleeved sweater and that striped cape so much! They look so cozy!

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  12. This whole week is va-va-voom. The cape with the green dress is my FAVE. Gorgeous. I also LOVE that striped cape on you. LOVE. Like, LOVE. Almost bought a different one off modcloth because you sent me on a cape mission.

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  13. You look gorgeous in every outfit. And now I want a cape.

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  14. That cape is SO fall fabulous. I wish you lived closer so I could borrow it :)

    Shauna

    www.lipglossandlace.net

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  15. #capeobsessed!! For reals! Love all of these, I really love the outfit you put together for the blended blog too!

    Brooke
    Pumps and Push-Ups

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  16. The cape and kimono-sleeve sweater are both beautiful pieces and I love the black+tan dress. Great fun Fall looks, Deena. Your smiles shines too!

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  17. Super cute fall looks, lady- I love that cozy vest and the striped sweater dress! And I know what you mean when you lay out something, then end up scrapping it the next morning. Been there, for sure!

    -Ashley
    Le Stylo Rouge

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  18. Well I love all these looks--that cape is so fun! I know what you mean though, I hate it when nothing works like you thought it would.

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  19. I love all these looks, especially the green with the leopard!! So cute!

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  20. You always look amazing but I totally get how some days, week in this case, are just off and nothing feels right. I love capsule wardrobes but the last one I made for fall I abandoned in two weeks because I just wasn't digging it. You have the best capes and I want a moto jackets so bad but my "want" list is getting quite large.

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  21. That mustard bell sleeve sweater is totally you! I also feel the need to get a cape now.

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