what I wore : shadow puppet - The Dainty Squid

what I wore : shadow puppet

Thursday, January 03, 2013

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sweater - c/o Spotted Moth
dress - Foxtail & Fern Dress c/o Modcloth
brooch - c/o Hungry Designs
pyramid ring - c/o Spotted Moth
tooth ring - Hello Holiday
belt - thrifted
tights - thrifted
shoes - c/o Romwe

First of all looking at these pictures is so weird! A few days after taking them we got a ton of snow! Well, not a ton but enough where everything is covered and I don't think it'll be melting anytime soon. So even though these are only around a week old they look like they were taken forever ago. Snow makes such a huge difference if what season it feels like. It was like Ohio was holding on to fall for a while, which was great!

I'm crazy about this whole outfit. Every single piece is something I'm currently just mad about, the dress and shoes especially. I'd been eying the dress for a while (like since the day it was listed!) so I'm particularly happy about finally having it. Even better is I like it more than I thought I would - which is a lot! I feel like lately maybe my style is changing a bit and I'm being drawn more towards plain dresses (plain as in without a pattern, not boring colors). So this dress being an awesome solid color and a great shape makes it just about perfect in my book.

Hope you're having a great week! I can't believe today is Thursday already. Having holiday's midweek makes my brain a little confused and totally messes up my week. But hey, I'm certainly not complaining about the quickly approaching weekend!
xoxo

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30 thoughts

  1. I love the colours in this outfit, they go so beautifully with the fallen leaves in the background. I think I saw that brooch in your post about your brooch collection (or at least I've seen it somewhere...) it's totally gorgeous!

    Love, lauren

    www.peachtea.co.uk

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  2. This outfit is gorgeous and it suits you so well! I love the color combination, the kitty shoes, and all your cool accessories!

    http://thehonestfox.blogspot.com/

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  3. Loved the shoes and the brooche! :D

    Such a lovely outfit!

    Kisses

    http://thedailymiacis.blogspot.pt/

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  4. Those cat shoes are amazing. I've been coveting similar pairs for a while, it might be time to take the plunge.

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  5. Thanks for commenting on my blog, that truly made my day!

    I love this outfit, it's something I could see myself wearing to work on a Friday (I wear scrubs the rest of the week, boo!)

    Those shoes are too cute, I would love a pair but most flats give me blisters on the heel so I'm too afraid to get any without trying on!

    xomando

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  6. i'm absolutely mad about this outfit! You look great :)

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  7. Hi, you may find this strange and weird, but I had a dream last night where I came to visit you in Ohio and brought my cat Rufus with me! we did crafty things and then went to a restaurant, with Rufus and dr octopus, but he didnt like me!! haha so the cats went on the bus home by themselves! Haha! how peculiar! made me giggle when I woke up this morning. must be because I had a mammoth reading of your blog session yesterday! hehe! :o)
    anyhow!
    just stopping in to say I love your blog and will continue to read it as I love your kitty posts and collections and of course your magical hair!
    hope youre well!
    EmilyMiuMiu, UK

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    1. Haha!! That's not weird, that's hilarious! Thanks for telling me about your dream. :)

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  8. This outfit is so pretty; great colors!

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  9. The shoes have little gold heels?! Oh, now that's not fair, that's just too cute!
    I feel you on the "plain" dress love. Sometimes you just need a bold little number to perk up your day. And with all this snow Ontario has got... I need that more than ever!

    --Erin

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  10. That brooch is adorable! I like the combination with your cardigan, too - I would have passed it up if I ever came across it, but you often get me thinking about how things I think wouldn't work, do work!

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  11. Fabulous as always. Have you seen the move Django Unchained yet? I thought of you when I saw it because there is a guy in the movie who rides around with a giant tooth on top of his carriage!

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  12. This outfit is gorgeous on you!! That dress fits like it was made for you. And I love the shoes.
    Catherine Denton

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  13. This outfit is adorable! Especially the shoes :)

    xx

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  14. Lovelovelove that dress on you! And the brooch is adorable.

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  15. I can see why you're crazy about everything! What a stunning dress:) And I really like that brooch too, it really suits you.

    blueeyednightowl.blogspot.com/

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  16. Of course I always love the outfits you come up with, but I think this color combo is the prettiest I have ever seen on you. Fabulous ensemble! You have a beautiful energy, Kaylah. Thank you for sharing your life and ideas.

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  17. What an AMAZING outfit! I love those shoes (:

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  18. Sometimes I just can't get over how amazing your hair is! It's BEAUTIFUL :)

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  19. Those tights are awesome! I must find ones like those!

    http://threeinchstitch.blogspot.com

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  20. Very cute! I'm in love with mustard yellow right now...I think I favorited like 3 mustard yellow dresses on modcloth today!

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  21. Oh my gosh those cat shoes are the cutest things i think i've ever seen!!!
    Love this outfit
    amber

    www.amberameliawpg.blogspot.ca

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  22. This is such a cute outfit! I really love that sweater and the brooch is probably the cleverest thing that I have ever seen!

    xoxo,
    Laura
    http://lauraisthriftingthroughlife.blogspot.com/

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  23. Love it!!! the cat flats are pretty neat!

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  24. I got that dress for Christmas and I LOVE it. I definitely love the cardigan you paired with it. I wore mine with a quarter-sleeve white tee shirt underneath, dark brown leggings, white knit leg warmers, and brown boots. I also wore a chartreuse overcoat/dress thing and a vintage brooch over it. I think I like your way better! I NEED those flats.

    Emily-Ann
    higherthehair.blogspot.com

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    1. That sounds so cute! With a shirt underneath was how I wanted to wear it next.

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  25. I really love your style! That dress and those shoes...pretty sure I'm in love....

    Tiff Ima
    http://stylehonestly.blogspot.com/

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  26. Loved the brooch, I am passionate about this work guys! checked on Etsy, impossible to have a favorite. you always beautiful, very charming with this shoe kitten ♥

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  27. I love the color combination, the kitty shoes, and all your cool accessories! ... icatshirt.blogspot.com

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