Fall challenge- le deux


Welcome to the second week in the wonderful world of a fall fashion wannabe.   The weather in Sask has been stellar and cooperating, unlike the Spring Challenge and  I could actually pull off the outfits that Alison suggested.  Read- it hasn't snowed.

1) Wednesday Alison said:  plaid shirt, tassel necklace, dark denim, ankle boots.
I did:  old plaid shirt (Old Navy), old Gap jeggings, old Gap brown puffer for the am, Stella Dot sanibel pendant and my new ankle boots (Hush Puppies, found in NYC). (yay me)

Confession- I'm not sure I love this look on me.  I think it's mostly the leggings with the boots. I feel my legs need to be longer.

2) Thursday Alison said: dressy sweater, boyfriend jeans, leopard print shoes.
I said: New Michael Kors Glitter Poncho (NYC find)  (it has a removable fur scarf thing, which I removed and snapped a picture then promptly deleted. I have concluded that it looks way better with the fur)  Vigoss skinny jeans and Joie Plaid loafers (Nordstrom Rack- NYC).  The wallet is from DSW in NYC also...ahhhh that was a great visit to Union Square

3) Friday, Alison said: layering t, long cardigan, grey jeans, plaid scarf & ankle boots
I said it was about time I tried to wear the fur vest (new, Simons) out in public.  I paired with Shaeffer's must have black top and grey jeans from H&M, oh and my old Blowfish black booties.  The handbag is my find in NYC, Tory Burch.

Confession, I didn't wear this out in public.  I was not feeling brave. Sad smiley face.

Saturday Alison said: neutral sweater, plaid scarf, dark denim and riding boots
I did a neutral sweater (new, H&M), purple infinity scarf (old, Simons) a plaid clutch (got it in Scotland), dark jeggins (old, Gap), tall brown boots (old, from Just Fab) and one of the best finds in Edmonton, the woolies boot socks (Simons)

I wish my legs were longer. FYI.

Sunday Alison said: long cardigan, striped t, grey jeans and leopard flats.
I didn't leave the house...but if I did, I would have worn this:  black cardigan (old, Simons) red striped dress (I KNOW! A DRESS..never ever would I ever) (Kensie), grey jeggings from H&M and polka dotted converse (an outlet find in Vegas)
Kyla bought the exact same dress/shirt as me.  We are twinnies quite often. Too bad our feet aren't the same size

Monday Alison said: plaid shirt, military jacket, boyfriend jeans and ankle boots.
I hit up the zoo with my cousin, Renee who is also doing the challenge.
Plaid shirt (old, Old Navy), Military jacket (DKNY from Winners), white boyfriend jeans (Kut, from Winners) and tweed booties (Dirty Laundry from DSW)

i felt the need to take my white jeans for a last hoorah in the park before I transition them into my version of Canadian camo.

Tuesday Alison said: Dressy sweater, striped T black leggings/jeans, leopard flats.
I did another (surprise surprise) oversized sweater from H&M..this time navy, one of my favourite finds in Edmonton- the plaid leggings (Simons. Same. Same) and my nude Sam Edelman flats (old)
yes, there is a dog print on my sweater.  Coco and Britney were happy to get outside, what can I say

Et voilĂ , I'm feeling put together and comfortable and am able to personalize these outfits quite easily to suit my style. Good times!
Check out what my new bloggiefriends have come up with for outfits this week!

Deena | Christy | Jordan | Carrie C. | Shaunacey | Danielle | Beth | Joy | Sarah | 
Leslie | Katie | Jennifer | Carrie M. | Lisa |  Sheila | Lana | Lauren | Anna | Alison


  1. Those leggings! They look great in you. May have to give those a try again this weekend in Edmonton.... Oh and wear that fur vest out if the house!!!!!

    1. I think you should get them. We need more twin outfits.

  2. The leggings are fantastic! Love all your small details like the socks and clutch. They really add a little something to each outfit.

    1. Thanks! I've been trying really hard to challenge myself with the details this go around.

  3. I just love your style - you always look so gorgeous and put together - and you find the greatest pieces! Get that fur vest out in public - it looks fantastic on you :)!

  4. Great looks from all the days. I love those plaid flats and the fur vest (and those fun plaid leggings!).

    Lisa @ Daily Style Finds

  5. Love your take on the different days. I really like the first look, even if you don't think it's you. Love Love Love those polka dot shoes, I need!

  6. I LOVE your glasses! They are fantastic. Your outfits are pretty fantastic too! :)

    1. Thanks! I got them years ago online and love, love, love them too!

  7. I love the plaid leggings! I saw some in a store somewhere and chickened out. Now if I could only remember where…

  8. oh my little fashionista friend! No one can rock plaid or fur just like you can my dear! I love love seeing your looks each week and I'm so happy we're blog friends!!

  9. Super cute looks! I think I need those plaid shoes and leggings! LOVE!

  10. I love your take on all the style challenge outfits! That poncho is amazing and those plaid leggings are super cute!


  11. So many great pieces here, Deena! You are always so creative in putting outfits together. Those plaid shoes and the booties are just characteristic of your creative - love 'em. And the fur is divine. Also, can I come live in your house?? It's beautiful...

  12. I really like the first outfit on you!! Cute!! And totally love your boot socks and plaid leggings!! Totally going to find some like that!!


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