necklaces — borrowed
pin — thrifted
I layered three different necklaces and also added a pin for good luck — isn't it cool?
It's a wishbone, a four-leaf clover, and a pearl — all that luck rolled into one. With the way my luck has been going these days, I can use all the extra that I can get (I've also been crossing my fingers and toes). By the way, did you know that breaking the wishbone can be dated back to the fourth century? I thought it was strictly an American tradition.
One of my favorite accessory-layering blogger is Iman over at Mishaps and Miracles. She is an American living in Japan and teaching English, and she has this amazing sense of style with the greatest attitude. She inspires me to "Work it!"
Okay, so I probably need
a few LOTS more lessons though. I'm not exactly working it in these pictures ... I won't bore you with all my excuses though.Suffice it to say that I have a lot going on, and I'm just exhausted.
jacket — Old Navy (thrifted)
shirt — Lauren by Ralph Lauren (thrifted)
skirt — Express (Express)
sneakers — Casual (thrifted)
Do you recognize the shirt? It's the one that I picked to remix on the first day of this challenge.
I'm wearing an awful lot of black in both looks, but I think my sneakers changed up the look a bit.
Even though it's a casual look, I could have and would have worn this outfit to work.
It's what I did wear to meet Patti from Not Dead Yet Style. She's the first person who I've met (in real life) from the blogging community. And she is a sweetheart! We hit it off right away. Very, very easy to talk to — she let me babble on ad infinitum. In fact,
Do you have any good luck charms?