Monday, July 6, 2009

Even all the things people say, nah, ain't affecting me...



Hat - Heritage, tshirt - Forever 21, belt - from a dress/flea market, skirt - H&M, sandals - (ha, these look familiar, don't they?) Dolce Vita, jewelry - mom/thrifted.

Today I spend most of my day walking around Philly, by myself. I do like it that way, though it can get a little lonely, whatever. Started in downtown/center city, ended up walking through Old City after I discovered Topstitch, a boutique I found last fall, had closed. I was going to go to Gianna's, but I always remembered them being closed on Mondays. So I went down to South Street, got some falafel at Maoz Vegetarian (I'd definitely recommend trying falafel), then walked a little, bought a new CD from a band I like, then went to Fabric Row and purchased reddish jersey that's hopefully a lighter weight than other ones I have. I'm planning on making my own version of Le Sac dress... seems really easy.

Well, in other news, I may dye my hair auburn. And my feet are absolutely killing me. And from being outside in my backyard for about five minutes, I got five bug bites. I'm just glad I put sunscreen on, otherwise I'd be burnt. Oh, and I may be going down the shore later this week! So excited.

Hope you're all wonderful! xox Catherine

PS These are really, really growing on me:


They're by Vegetarian Shoes, meaning I could buy/wear them and not feel guilty. I'd just have to prepare myself for ridicule from people I know... oh well, they wear ugly shoes too. And these are seriously fabulous.

12 comments:

  1. i luv those vegetarian boots! and you really have an amazing sense of style and such a lovely blog :)

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  2. I like those shoes! I've been wanting to get a pair similar in style to wear with my cut-offs. Maybe I'm too old to try to pull off that grunge look, but I say get the shoes and I'll live vicariously thru you :) heehee.
    BTW, I love Philly! My BF and I take weekend trips down there a few times a year just to get out of NYC. I absolutely can't get enough of Old City...i'm a total geek and I'm sooooo into Ben Franklin, how cool am I now? haha.

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  3. yeah i prefer to be walking alone on a normal day people walk way to slow for my taste

    love that belt it brings the look together

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  4. this outfit is so cool, those sandals are freaking awesome!!!
    lovin the belt still
    you look cute!!

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  5. I love them! think you should definitely buy them, ESPECIALLY if they are by vegetarian shoes!

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  6. I looove falafel! They are such a pain to make though haha. Great outfit, I especially love your hat. :)

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  7. i like the shoes. but the color...not so much. they would be better in classic black or something else. and i love your shoes! and the belt is really cool.

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  8. I live near philly too. I love south street. I always wanted to try that vegetarian place but the people i'm usually with won't eat there. they go to steaks on south instead :| anyways, love the outfit. and the boots are rad too. forget what people think, you should get them!

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  9. I love the color of the t-shirt and the shape of the hat. The whole outfit is absolutely cute, though. :]

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