Wednesday 28 August 2013

Grey Tee, Jacquard Pencil Skirt, Pink Accessories, Skull Scarf | Lace Dress, Balenciaga Rouille Work

Here's what I wore to work on Tuesday:

Balenciaga Sorbet City bag worn

ScarfAlexander McQueen modal skull scarf in white/pink
Necklacecustom Cooper charm by Silhoupette
Top: Jeanswest 'Lucy' colourblock tee in grey marle/rosebud (new purchase)
SkirtWarehouse navy jacquard pencil skirt
ShoesMarc by Marc Jacobs patent leather logo plaque flats
Bracelets: the usual plus enamel coated Marc By Marc Jacobs Katie bracelet
BagBalenciaga RH classic city in 2010 sorbet

Work has been a little hectic this week - so Tuesday it was time to pull out a comfortable outfit! This tee is another one of my purchases from my DFO shopping trip on the weekend. As usual, I bought lots in Jeanswest, haha. Tried to take a photo to show off the colourblocking, as the back of this tee is pink. You can see a better pic on instagram.

Linking up with Three-fer Thursday, Spotlight linkup weekly today.

Last worn: pink skull scarfjacquard pencil skirt, patent flats, Balenciaga sorbet city. First time I've worn the tee as it's a new purchase.

Here's what I wore to work today:

Balenciaga Rouille Work Bag

JacketWarehouse cropped zip detail jacket
Necklace: sterling silver monogram necklace C/O
Dress: Jeanswest 'Gisele' contrast lace dress (new purchase)
Belt: Kmart thin black glitter belt
Shoes: Wittner 'Mimi' heels in mushroom
Bracelets: the usual
BagBalenciaga classic work in 2006 Rouille

I've shared a couple of times on the blog about the presentation group we have had in the office the past two months. Today was the final session where we had to present to the entire department and show them what we had learned. I was extremely nervous! Wore heels for a bit of a confidence boost, and a pretty dress. Was so pleased by everyone who turned up to support us, and all of the encouraging things people said afterwards. I know I have a lot further to go, but I've really improved my public speaking. Had a big slice of cake afterwards as a reward! :)

Last worn: Warehouse blazer, glitter beltWittner heels, Balenciaga work bag. First time I've worn the dress as it is a new purchase.

Thought I'd share with you that the Melbourne designed Kiargo and Funkita Form swimwear labels are having an end of season sale! Although it's been too cold to swim in the pool this month and I've just been using it as a photo backdrop, I'm hoping in September I'll be able to enjoy taking a dip now and then. No harm in stocking up on swimwear now while it's on sale ;) I really like the Mansfield bikini for classic pool-side glamour.

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  1. Love the McQueen scarf :) xx

  2. Gorgeous skirt, and I love the pink accessories!
    Mafalda ❤

  3. The pops of pink are perfection!
    Debbie :)

  4. Mica, you looked so good for your presentation! Woo Hoo! Love that lace dress and gorgeous jacket. You looked confident. HAHAHA A slice of cake makes anything better. I love your new tee. I think that's so cool how it's two-toned. I've never seen anything like that! I would've been buying in LOTS too! LOL

    1. Thanks Kim! Easier to look confident than feel confident for such a scary presentation, haha!

  5. I used to be so scared of public speaking!! I completely understand your nervousness but see you did great (at least I can imagine how confident you were when presenting lol). I think what you wear can definitely influence once self confidence! A bit of a heel can't hurt anyone right? You look very elegant and pretty!!

    1. Thank you! Heels are my secret weapon when I present - that little extra burst of confidence! :)

  6. Love the black brocade skirt! YOu have a very pretty collection of Balenciaga bags :)

  7. Love how you always use accents to inject some color into your looks. Both of them are so effortlessly chic Mica! :)


  8. Love the scarf and the dress, so pretty!

    xo, Yi-chia
    Always Maylee

  9. lovely outfits :)

    Bella B.

  10. Great pencil skirt and I love your pink bag. Think I need a pink bag in my wardrobe! x

  11. Mica I love all of your handbags! I think your jacquard pencil skirt is my favourite. Great how you added the pink scarf to go with your bag that day. Sometimes a scarf can make all the difference to bring it all together.

  12. Great looks Mica! Love the pop of colour in your first otufit and suce a pretty lace dress!
    x Kirsty

  13. I really love that second outfit! Great pop of color with the red bag <3

    The Dragonfruit Diaries

  14. super loving your second work outfit! the contrast lace detail is just so gorgeous, and you look super chic with the black blazer on top! :)

    Metallic Paws

  15. You luck girl, you have my favorite two colors of Balenciaga bags! Adore the skulls scarf too, you always look so perfectly put together!

    Cee. ♥
    Code Overdressed

  16. looking so polished for work! i love the jacquard pencil skirt. it's a nice balance of romantic and chic!

    cute & little

  17. Love both the looks. so awesomely styled.

  18. Love that skirt and the beautiful dress. And you always have the best bags! That orange one is great!

  19. I love that lace dress and the little photo bomber too! Thanks for sharing your look with Three-fer Thursday :)

    xo Bethany

  20. love that you are doing a more fancy lace dress for work, and the brocade skirt is so pretty!
    Chic on the Cheap

  21. 2 perfect looks ^^
    I love your 2 bags :)

    New post - Kisses

  22. Love that bag! Such a great color! Will look perfect in the fall! Thanks for sharing!

  23. Thank you all for your kind comments :)


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