Thursday, August 1, 2013

French Connection Print Dress, Scarf, Heels, Alexander Wang Rocco | Layered Top, Pencil Skirt, Marc by Marc Jacobs Fran Bag

Here's what I wore to work on Wednesday:



Jacket: Barkins beige trench coat 
ScarfMarc by Marc Jacobs Island pine-print scarf
Necklacegifted freshwater pearl necklace
DressFrench Connection 'Fast Rhonda' dress in black/caramel
Shoes: Wittner 'Bloomy' black heels
Bracelets: the usual
BagAlexander Wang Rocco with gold hardware in dark argon


Three days in a row I've gone for a printed French Connection dress now, sorry! Had to think of something easy yet professional to wear, and rather than fussing with separates I went for the lazy printed dress option. We were filming an internal video at work and I had a part to play in it so wanted to look as professional as possible. I'm be curious to see what the final video looks like - got to see a bit after I'd done my clip and it looked okay. Will be good to see everyone's parts together.


Last worn: beige trench, Marc by Marc Jacobs island pine scarf, French Connection print dress, ankle-strap heels, Alexander Wang Rocco bag.





Here's what I wore to work today:



Necklace: gift from DH
Top: Gifted, Next brown polka dot and lace top
Skirt: Jeanswest black ponte pencil skirt
ShoesMarc by Marc Jacobs patent leather logo plaque flats
Bracelets: the usual plus Indigo Rose Design waxed leather cream howlite beaded wrap bracelet
BagMarc By Marc Jacobs Classic Q Fran bag with gold hardware in carob brown


I was wearing a trench over this but it was impossible to take a photo showing the fake "layering" with the top so I braved a photo without the outerwear this morning. Have been eyeing up this top in my wardrobe for a while wanting to wear it, today was finally the day. It was a little awkward tucked in though, the skirt didn't hide the buttons well, haha. Must wear a stiffer skirt next time!

Linking up with Fashion InformantThree-fer Thursday, Fashion & Faith, Friday's Fancies and Friday's Fab Favourites today.


Last worn: layered top, pencil skirt, MbMJ black flats, Marc Jacobs Fran bag.



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30 comments:

  1. Such a cute outfit! And a beautiful dog!!

    Kiiss

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  2. I love the polka dot and lace top, so pretty on you! Thanks for sharing your look with Three-fer Thursday :)
    xo Bethany
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  3. Love that top! It is just gorgeous!

    ~Rebekah,
    www.prettypracticalme.com

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  4. Well you looked professional and cute Mica! :D
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  5. Love the dress and scarf in the first outfit, so pretty!

    xo, Yi-chia
    Always Maylee

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  6. Love your second outfit! The skirt and shoes are so, so pretty, and the top looks great with them.

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  7. That second outfit looks so lovely! So elegant and feminine, I love it! xx

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  8. The second outfit is my favorite :D

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  9. the first one is amazing :D love the bag

    xoxo
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  10. these are two of my favorite outfits yet. I love how you did the peter pan collar for work. I have a similar blouse (it was a gift) and I've never worn it because I can't figure out how to make it appropriate for anywhere, lol!

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    1. Might be good for your work under a blazer? :) It is a nice piece, I should try it more casually with jeans! :)

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  11. You look so pretty and polished in the second outfit! Both are great! :)

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  12. Nice outfits; I love your bags..

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  13. love the rocco bag!!! is it heavy??? nice blog!

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    1. It is a bit heavy! Over 1.5 kilo empty :)

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  14. Love the cute collared top!
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  15. I love the printed dress! Definitely no shame in wearing printed dresses a few times - it's such a great look!

    Thanks so much for stopping by my blog!

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  16. Really love the second look! You looks so polished and chic.

    Lauren
    Style of One's Own

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  17. ooo i love the second outfit, its so chic and ladylike!

    x

    ♥ Ellen
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  18. Great layering, I love that coat! x

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  19. I like both of your outfits you look great in them but I especially like the second outfit its very classy & chic..There's no need for you to apologize about the dresses I like the different ways you styled them

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    1. Thank you :) I do try to switch it up a little :)

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  20. Great outfit :)

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  21. Thank you all for your kind comments :)

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  22. There's something about your pictures or blog layout that has changed... i am not sure what, but i like it.

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    1. Thanks! I'm trying to make all my outfit shots the same size so it looks a lot nicer on the page, maybe that's the change you're noticing? :)

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  23. Love both of these looks, you are so good at layering. Thanks for linking up!
    xo~Sherry
    www.thelifeofthepartyblog.com

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