Vintage Skirt/November Grey & Belle de Couture

Friday, March 11, 2011

Raise your hand if you're a new blogger. Hi there. Welcome. I'm coming up on my one year anniversary, and I cannot believe how quickly this time has passed.

I have to say that one of the coolest (if not best) things about blogging has been the friendships and collaborations I have made with some seriously cool chicks.

And talk about like minded.

Jen from Belle de Couture and I have been admirers of each other's blogs and styles (and shared obsession with vintage fashion) for quite some time now. She's not only a breathtaking blonde bombshell, but she has a killer knack for mixing high and low end fashion and making it look effortless.

But when we decided to do a "shared item" post, and without even telling each other, wore the SAME SHOES, well... we had to laugh. Like minded indeed.

Here's my take on a flirty vintage shell skirt I found via thrift in the dead of winter (shop off season, gals!) ~ and shipped with love all the way to Florida to see how one of my fave fashion bloggers would rock it.

So head on over to Belle de Couture to see Jen's styling of the same skirt. (And also a chance to win it!) Fun, right?

P.S. ~ we'll be doing this again. Next time, with her find!

Skirt - Vintage
Tank - American Apparel
Necklaces - Vintage & Lisa Dempsey Designs
Shoes - Jessica Simpson Dany Platforms


  1. You look great! when I saw the first pic I just assumed you guys swapped shoes as well hehe.

    Confessions of a Purse-a-holic

  2. You both look fabulous in it!


  3. Looks perfect!! Just a great vintage find!!

  4. The skirt is so so gorgeous!


  5. Very cute skirt! Love it with that tank and leather jacket!

  6. looks so pretty!!

  7. Hahaha! You guys must be sisters at heart.

    And that skirt is so pretty/chic. Love it! Makes me want to go opshopping now....

  8. Cutecutecute!!! Sisters from another mister indeed!! I'm coming up on my 1year as well :D Sure is crazy how time flies...lemme know if that skirt can make it's way down to OC- I'd love to give it a spin and pass it on as well...Like sisterhood of the traveling skirt!! Hahaha Happy Friday!!


  9. I'm eyeing on the skirt!that is love.:D

  10. Nice..thats a great skirt and love the JS's too

    xoxo Monroe

    Fashion Steele NYC

  11. looks like the most comfortable outfit ever! and super cute! <3 it

  12. Of course those shoes are Jess Simpson. She makes the best shoes!

  13. Great styling by both of you and it is a very cool skirt. Everyone seems to own those jessica simpson platforms. They are great looking though.

  14. ha thats the best idea! so gorgeous, loves the peek of lace and you've obviously both got crazy good shoe taste!

  15. Great photos. I love the skirt with the white, hells gates tank. Very chic and kind of badass.

    Congrats on your 1 year!

  16. wow I am totally a new follower. Your blog is super cute. I a new to blogging and I don't know how people get followers so fast... Any tips?

  17. The double layered skirt looks so flirty and feminine.
    I love this swap feature, it's so much fun to see two different looks at once.

  18. I love how you kept it simple black and white...also love love love the long necklaces.
    You are just such a fashionable chica:)

  19. Haha how cute is that! The shoes are FABULOUS. I don't blame you two for having such fierce taste, and the balls to actually pull off a platform like that!! Way to go!

    Hope you had a wonderful weekend!
    All my Love,

    That Girl in Pearls


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