Tuesday, March 9, 2010

snapped out of it

Apologies for the horribly emo post yesterday. I was in a funk (because we're human after all) and really appreciate the kind words you all had to offer. Sometimes, you just don't feel like facing the day and doing an outfit post, ya feel me? Of course you do.

That said, I was determined to put a smile on and I actually amazed myself while taking these photos today. Flashback several months ago to when This Time Tomorrow was still starting up and I was lurking for somewhat deserted areas to take outfit photos, afraid someone would see and consequently judge/laugh/point/cat call. While I'm sure I still get judged, laughed and pointed at and god knows, there will always be some dude to cat call you, today I took up the sidewalk (moving out of the way of course for people passing by), with no concern for what others thought.

Oh, how I love little triumphs.

Oh, and how I'm loving my nude tones lately. Breath of fresh air, if you ask me.

Happy Tuesday!

Blazer: Tan blazer, Zara
Shirt: White lace blouse, boutique in Reno
Jeans: Wide leg trouser jeans, Simply Vera
Shoes: Off white heels, Simply Vera
Hat: Black panama hat, Halston
Purse: Black handbag, Old Navy
Jewelry: Random pieces from consignment shops in San Fran; Madame Bovary ring, courtesy of ModCloth


  1. love the outfit! love the happiness!

  2. I think I could perhaps get over the fear of other people seeing me when I take outfit photos if I had a real photographer. Somehow using a tripod just looks a little self absorbed and sketchy when in public :P

  3. love love love this outfit! you're adorable, you look so happy, it's awesome!

  4. love this look and crazy about your orange ring!

  5. Good for you for taking up the sidewalk!
    Love this outfit -- you look so adorable and chic.

    - JoAnn, Sidewalk Chalk

  6. Congrats on the triumph! Wish the rest of us good luck haha XD

    You look divine like always.. I'm seeing a lot of wide leg jeans lately...if only I weren't so short!

    :) <3

  7. Welcome back girl and I hear you. I am still a beginner so there is still so much concern in me about those catcalls, laughs or god knows what else from people on the street. I try as much as I can to ignore and your post is such an inspiration.

    Also sometimes forget taking outfit photos I don't even feel like putting on a decent outfit.

    So glad to have you back.


  8. i love your outfit it looks very pretty even more when you smile!
    Stay Happy! :)

  9. Glad you've broken out of your funk and into a totally fun outfit! It's so crisp and pretty!

    Have fun shooting in random places! - J.

  10. yay! glad you are feeling better!

    + another great blazer!!

  11. I love the jeans, I totally want your blazer!

  12. you look beautiful hun. happy tuesday to you too!

  13. LOVE this look, and wow, I can't believe you actually took out your tirpod on the sidewalk? surely not! Amazing eitherway. I am in love with your hat. :)

  14. Love the wideleg jeans on you! The blazer is fantastic as well. :)

  15. LOVE this outfit beyond words! You look exuberant and so happy! :)
    And I'm soo jelly how you can wear wide leg pants.

    xx Vivian @ http://diamondsandtulle.blogspot.com

  16. OMG! I am an avid follower of your blog, but I have never commented. Today, however, I felt the need to give you kudos in writing. This outfit is such a departure from your norm, and you are rockin' it the new silhouette.


  17. These pictures are perfect! I love the neutral colour combo!

  18. you look lovely, darling. glad to see you're feeling better :) i may need to go and try and track down a pair of wide-legged pants after this post!

    A Solar Flair

  19. Oh, you look adorable in this outfit. Glad you're feeling better.

  20. Haha, I was in a funk yesterday too. AND I'm totally with you on the whole not caring if people see me doing outfit photos anymore. It's funny how that self consciousness just kind of fades away.

  21. i love the jacket and the shirt. heck, i love the whole thing!

    - Gracey Loo


  22. I love this look, especially your top. Am inspired to go for a similar outfit now.. hehehe.. :P


  23. i love your nude blazer and wide leg jeans!!! great look- the hat just literally tops it off! :)


  24. that purse is old navy!? LOVE it :)
    and love your blog!


  25. Best jeans ever! Also, I just started my blog a month or so ago. And I'm still painfully aware of where I take my photos... one of these days though, I'll get as brave as you! :)

  26. Love your blazer!
    I really like all outfit!
    amazing look! you look gorgeous!:)

  27. You look so much happier today. :)
    Love the outfit.

    X x

  28. I love love love this entire look

  29. love the cream blazer and all your rings! glad you are happily taking up the sidewalk these days! xx

  30. I am still worried about that kinds'o' stuff, that people will point and laugh- especially my family- who dont particularly 'understand' fashion, haha, but I slap a smile on and take my pictures x
    LOVE this, i love the pants x


  31. I've been reading this blog for a while and this is probably one of my favorite outfits of yours! Everything fits so well - those pants...gah! So good, I love this!

  32. these jeans are adorable! fits you perfectly

    love your blog, good luck :)


  33. yesss. i totally agree. some days, im not so camera fresh!

    Still love the hat! xo, Kim www.crowded-closet.com

  34. A happy triumph indeed. I think we could all take a little inspiration from you on this one.

    From the attitude and confidence of taking shots to the wide leg jean...thank god it's not another pair of skinnys. DGMW, I wear a skinny jean, just nice to see something different. LOVE IT!

  35. I'm liking your nude tomes too, and these jeans go so well with them!

  36. so boho. love it.

  37. That's great that you were able to take photos undisturbed. Your outfit is so modern 70s (at the risk of that sounding contradictory). Girl, that Halston hat was MADE for you! I love everytime you wear it!

  38. This is a really great look! So classic and chic. did you take these photos by yourself?! That is a triumph! I would never be so brave.

  39. I really like your style.
    I cannot believe you got this purse at Old Navy, I absolutely adore it. Did you get it a long time ago ? Is it still in stores ?

  40. wow, this might be one of my all-time favorite outfits of yours! I don't have the balls to wear something like this, but this is seriously nice!

    love that you look so happy too! :)


  41. I do the same! I'm not sure why I feel the need to go somewhere unpopulated if I don't have someone taking photos for me. In NYC, what are the chances I'll see any of them again? What are the chances of having a bomb-ass photo that's way better than what I could take in my living room? Inspired. You rock, as always, girl.

    xx, lightssobright

  42. I'm glad you're feeling better.

    Those wideleg jeans look great on you!

  43. ADORABLE OUTFIT! I'm in love with this one!
    Love the hat!
    xoxo Birgitte



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