Wednesday, July 6, 2011

A Week In Fix-It Fashion (Installment 2)

I realized that my last (and only) "Week In Fix-It Fashion" post was ages ago. Also, it was in the dead of winter. I decided it was the perfect time to snap another week's worth of photos now that it is most definitely not winter in Chicago!


Monday:

I kind of cheated. This is my after work outfit. Plus I'm being a show-off because I'm really proud of the fact that Mr. Fix-It and I have made a fantastic effort to regularly hit the gym.





Tuesday:

Top - Lauren Conrad for Kohl's
Pants - Nordstrom Rack
Shoes - Katie and Kelly via DSW








Wednesday:

Top - Calvin Klein via Bloomingdales
Pants - Banana Republic
Shoes - Tory Burch


Thursday:

Dress - BCBG via Bloomingdales
Shoes - Tory Burch





Friday:

Top - GAP
Bottoms - Paige Denim via Bloomingdales
Shoes - Katie and Kelly via DSW



Saturday:

Dress - Random Brand via Off 5th Saks Outlet
Shoes - Purchased in Athens, Greece


I really enjoy doing these posts! One reason is because when I think about blogging my outfits I force myself to get a little more creative than usual. On a typical Thursday, I won't opt to wear a dress to work. There's no good reason, though - it's always worthwhile to put some effort into looking and feeling your best!

11 comments:

  1. I LOVE your Thursday outfit. I want to copy it. Also.. this is my first time visiting your blog and I just wandered through your "house tour." Wow. I seriously love everything you have done with your house. And I am dying to know right now the following two things: (1) did you paint your own kitchen cabinet; and (2) is the couch in your guest bedroom a sleeper sofa? I will be following your blog because I love it already!

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  2. Great post, I'm a new reader with a similar body type to you. Quick question, did you get those Banana Republic shorts recently? They look really good on you and you've got me thinking I could rock them as well. I hope you continue these types of posts!

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  3. @lisamarie: yes, we did repaint our cabinets. rustoleum has a kit out now that we would have liked to try. it's a refinishing kit that probably would have saved us several steps! also, the sofa in the guest room is a queen-sized pull out. we liked that it gave us options!

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  4. @ Sarah: I actually got them a season or two ago. Typically I don't do well in Banana pants. The key for me seems to be length!

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  5. You look so cute in all of these! I especially like your wrap dress from BCBG!

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  6. Uh, you're looking FABULOUS! Love that black dress on you, and totally envious of those Paige jeans!

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  7. So cute! Tues and thurs are my faves! Love seeing these posts!

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  8. Oooh I love me a maxi dress - so cute!

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