Thursday, 31 October 2013

Purple Cardi, Dog Print Top, Pencil Skirt, Balenciaga City | Jeanswest Blazer, Black Dress, Rouille Work Bag

Here's what I wore to work on Wednesday:
Purple drape cardi printed blouse tucked into asos tab front pencil skirt

Balenciaga sapphire purple classic city bag
Cardigan: Jeanswest Dana drape knit cardi in Boysenberry
Necklace: Chanel necklace layered with Dogeared 3 Wishes stardust bead necklace (closeup)
Top: Target ruffle sleeve dog print blouse
SkirtAsos black tailored tab front pencil skirt
ShoesMarc by Marc Jacobs patent leather logo plaque flats
Bracelets: the usual
Bag: Balenciaga purple RH city in 2008 sapphire


After some storms blew in on Tuesday it was really cool on Wednesday, so I ended up adding a cardigan to keep warm. And as a colleague pointed out, made a very purple outfit when paired with my bag! :)

Linking up with Three-fer Thursday, What I wore to work, Friday's Fab Favourites, Casual FridayFriday's Fancies today.


Last worn: purple drape cardi, dog print blouse, Asos black pencil skirt, MbMJ patent flats, Balenciaga sapphire city.



Here's what I wore to work today:
Tweed blazer textured little black dress bright orange bag halloween office

Balenciaga rouille work bag
JacketJeanswest Dixie collarless jacket
NecklaceDogeared 3 Wishes stardust bead necklace
DressJeanswest tucked ponte black dress
Belt: Black croc-print belt (came with dress)
ShoesNineWest Lovelyou studded flats in black
Bracelets: the usual plus studded and chain link Oroton leather bracelets
BagBalenciaga classic work in 2006 Rouille


Orange and black today as it was Halloween, haha! I wore orange last year too. We don't really dress up here in Australia, although I did see someone wearing devil horn headband on the bus and my bestie saw a man in lederhosen!

Although we missed out on the Zombie Walk and Fright Night this year, I couldn't resist putting Cooper in his little NYPD outfit that my sister brought him back from the US. Cutest little Halloween costume! :)

Did you get dressed up for Halloween today?


Last worn: Jeanswest tweed jacket, black fit and flare dress, studded black flatsBalenciaga Rouille work bag.


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37 comments:

  1. I have said it before but I'm thoroughly impressed with Jeans West! They have came a long way! The stuff they produce nowadays are amazing! Chic and prectical! Just how we like it ❤️

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    1. Yes, it's funny how most of my wardrobe is Jeanswest, haha! I can never resist popping into the outlet store...

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  2. Love the outfit you wore today. Happy Halloween! ;)

    http://meowmd.blogspot.com/

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  3. Your printed top is so cute!

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  4. you look lovely! & that purple bag is gorgeous!!
    i totally dressed up today (the wicked witch of the east, so striped tights, a black dress & ruby red shoes!) despite the fact that everyone looked at me like a crazy person. but a lot of people in my office dressed up so i don't feel so bad ;)
    happy halloween!!
    xx Corinne
    cateyesandthighhighs.blogspot.com

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    1. That would be an awesome costume! :)

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  5. Mica, I love that purple with your top & skirt. Looks so pretty together. What a fabulous subtle way to acknowledge halloween. Looks really good! I showed my mom Cooper's costume. We think it's so cute! HAHAHA I couldn't wait to see what he was going to wear. I didn't dress out this year. Maybe next. :)
    http://www.averysweetblog.com/

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    1. Haha, yeah I had to try dress him up in something! You would have made a great costume! I look forward to seeing what you come up with next year :)

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  6. Good post, kiss kiss. ❤️ ti aspetto da me per un nuovo post xoxo Donny di www.thefashionfordonny.com

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  7. That jacket is such a chic piece and love how you used the nice pop of orange to accent the dark toned combo. Looking great in both outfits! I'm dressing up tonight for a party but still not sure what I'm going to wear yet haha.

    xTheresa

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  8. wow you have the same Balenciaga bags in so many colours! Is it your favourite style?
    xxx

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    1. Yep, my Balenciaga bags are some of my favourite! :)

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  9. The tweed jacket is perfect and I love the color of that bag!
    Debbie
    www.fashionfairydust.blogspot.com

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  10. I did dress up! I like your understated outfit with the orange bag, but I love all the pinks and purples in the first outfit.

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  11. Your first look is awesome and fun - the high waist skirt with the fun print top!

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  12. What a pretty top on the first outfit! And I like your black & orange outfit too.

    Alice
    www.happinessatmidlife.com

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  13. I'm not too into halloween, but I do like to put chloe into her devil costume for when the trick or treaters come by.
    Chic on the Cheap

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    1. Aww she would look adorable in that costume! :)

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  14. I love the way you paired those dresses! They look like perfect Autumn dresses!xxx

    -Nikkie
    Chicnikkie's Blog | BlogLovin' | Facebook

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  15. I love the colours of the first outfit best ♥

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  16. That shirt with the sausage dogs on it is a classic. I love it, and I like how the ASOS skirt is unique too. Lucky you have a job where you get to dress up in nice clothes most of the time. Have a great weekend Mica! sparkle2day.com

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    1. Yep, I'm very lucky to work in a business casual environment that lets me dress pretty much how I want every day! :)

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  17. Hello Mica,

    I love how you have added a pop of color with both outfits. Did you post a picture of Cooper with the outfit? Maybe, I just missed it:)

    xoxo, Teodora

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  18. I think my favorite part of this ensemble is Cooper, how cute is he!? I love your Balenciagas!!! Have a wonderful weekend xo

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  19. I love both outfits! Your dog is so adorable! ♡ :-)

    We don't really celebrate Halloween here in the Philippines but a few do think it's fun to dress up. :-)

    Irene
    Melodies In The Sand

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  20. I really love the purple cardigan and bag in the first outfit!
    Then the Halloween colors in your second one are perfect :)

    The Dragonfruit Diaries

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  21. i love the pop of orange for the look you wore to work!

    cute & little

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  22. That first look is so flattering for your beautiful curves! :)

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  23. I have always thought that DIxie collarless jacket looks so very CHANEL like - it's one of my faves of yours.

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    1. It is very lady like! Although it's getting too warm to wear it now, I try wear it when I can :)

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  24. Thank you all for your kind comments :)

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