February 10, 2011

8/30: Double Collar

Remember how I told you I bought a few things from the thrift store before the 30x30 began? This dress is another piece from that little collection. I saw the print on it and instantly fell in love.

8/30: Double Collar
Dress: Leslie Fay (vintage), thrifted, $1.70
Top: J. Crew, thrifted, $1.75
Boots: St. John's Bay, thrifted, $4.60
Glasses: SEE Eyewear

I finally know the total amount that this outfit cost. I typically never know my total prices of my outfits because I usually have a few pieces of clothing that are super old sprinkled in with my newer things. But this one... this one is all thrifted and a grand total of $8.05. Suffice it to say, I'm rather delighted with that business.


"Popping" my collar always makes me feel like a mix between Fonzie and those dudes that wore polos with the collars up a few years ago. I can never get over this. I will forever have dudes with pink polos and popped collars forever ingrained in my mind. This does not stop me from doing it though. :)

8/30: Double Collar

I know this photo is not very clear but I can't resist a good sun on my dress photo. Yes, that is real sun shining on my dress. It may have been like -8 degrees here today in Michigan but we did have sun!



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  1. Popped collars always remind me of guidos :) LOVE the dress, so fantastic!

    See you tomorrow! <3 <3

  2. gasp! $8.05! wow. you are the bargain shopper supreme! Love the print, too!

  3. LOVE the new dress..the pattern rocks...and the double collars?? Brilliant!! Suze just told me about the Blogger Meet UP...I had no idea:(.....I wish I would have known ahead of time...I would have been able to come and meet everyone.

    Stop by and say Hello:)
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  4. I'm in love with the print on that dress too. Gorgeous! What a great thrifty find.

  5. You should totally submit this to Kyla's Blue Collar Collective!

  6. that is awesome! i love when my outfits are all thrifted and i feel like a million bucks! :)

  7. I vote yes for Kyla's Blue Collar Collective! I love, love, love the pattern on this dress. :) It's so varied and interesting and the pink oxford shirt looks great! The collars together actually look really cool against each other. I love it when you do crazy things and it turns out wonderfully!

    Hey! I'm having a giveaway, too! It's a "secret" prize... or should I say prizes!

  8. oh dear, this dress is amazing! It's like it came out of a dream. And such a good idea to wear in with a shirt!

    Virginie’s Cinema

  9. Love this look, darling!
    Great layering!


  10. LOVING this thrifted dress! The pattern is fabulous. I find the patterns in stores aren't too terrific, but it's surprising the cool patterns you can find in thrift shops.

    Thanks for entering the Mod Bod contest!

  11. LOL Oh my goodness! I love those vintage Leslie Faye dresses! That Leslie could sure put together a pattern! What a great look! ~Serene

  12. Lol, I always think the same thing about popped collars.


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