Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Black & Gold, Black & Gold.

Gold H&M collar necklace, Black c/o StyleMint Magnolia top, Gold CC Skye and c/o LUXLA bracelets, White American Apparel pleated midi skirt, Ivory vintage Chanel purse, Tan Zara wedges.

I noticed I never had my hair up in a pony-tail on my blog, so decided why not today?  And my love for midi skirts continues, with this AA silky soft pleated one.  For this outfit, I wanted to have fun playing with the color palette of gold, black, and white.  These colors particularly are very classic and wanted to give it a modern sophisticated twist, including my all-time fave Chanel vintage purse, gold accessories, and my loveable Zara wedges.
And as if the gorgeous duo (my big style icons), Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, couldn't be any more amazing style-wise, they, as you may know, have a great collection of loose comfortable and affordable T's online at StyleMint.  Truly this top is so comfy, I chose it specifically because I like to tuck in my shirts whether into skirts or shorts, and it has this convenient tight fit on the bottom part.
Aalso, new nail polish color! I am in loovelove with the soft sweet shade of "Summer Peach" from AA.  Pretty soon, I want to also add Chanel nail polishes to my collection.
In addition, wanted to share with you lovelies a really great contest going on with StyleMint for November!  The winner will receive a full year of free StyleMint T's!  You can win by sending in a picture with your Stylemint T hugging someone you're thankful for (now that's the cutest contest ever..along with making ppl happy with your hugs!) :).  Check it out below:
Also, I know I've said this multiple bazillion times, but thanks so much again lovelies for all your support here on my blog.  You're amazin' and of course your styles are what inspire me everyday :), have an amazing week ahead Beautifuls!
P.S. If you're in Berkeley or near Cal campus this Wednesday, be sure to come out to the BAREing it All Event : Fashion & Lifestyle Publishing in the Digital Age on November 16th at 7:30 PM at the YWCA (2600 Bancroft Way, Berkeley).  The panel includes inspiring speakers:  Katie Hintz-Zambrano, San Francisco Editor of Refinery 29 and Danny Feekes and Brittney Stephens, Editors of FabSugar.

♥, Kathleen.
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yamilla said...

Girl you look fab!! i love the light maxi skirt! very inspiring!
And your comfy cozy post is also awesome! That jeans looks great on you in combination with the stunning platforms!

lots of love,

Dom said...

You look so sleek and classic. Love your outfit!

Cara said...

pretty pretty pretty! Love those shoes!
xo Cara

Kitsune-kun said...

love your skirt and how it fits you!

Angie said...
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Angie said...

you look amazing kathleen! i love the luxla bracelet and the cool roof pattern makes for awesome photos.

pandaphilia style

Castle Fashion said...

Awwww. That's such a cute contest. :P
I'll try to enter.

I love this outfit. The skirt and shoes especially. Too cute.

Castle Fashion

It-Blogirls said...

youuu loook stunning!

Kaelin said...

Grrr I'm so jealous, how can you be so lucky as to find all these fabulously petite friendly maxi skirts when they just seem to run away from me? You look lovely :)

xx redheelswalking

BlueVanilla said...

So pretty! Love the midi skirt paired with those shoes!

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Sigrid Andrea said...

So pretty ^^

CINDY NGO said...

you look great with your hair up!! so funny how we just posted on the same day with our hair up... hehehe. i can't wait for friday!! see you soon girl. :)

ps. there's a $50 giftcard giveaway on my blog! hope you'll stop by & join :)

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Sabrina said...

You look absolutely stunning dear ♥

Natasha said...

This is such a pretty outfit :) Love the skirt and shoes! x

Manon said...

Such a lovely lady ! Love your skirt and hair up !


Eda. said...

That bag is beyond beautiful!

Eda ♥


those wedges are ultra chic and so classy!

Ramona said...

so fenine and chic. Midi skirts are wonderful and looks so beautiful on You, but most of all I love your booties&Chanel.

xoxo Ra

maggie said...

You look great! ♥ I love how you accessorized the outfit, and the midi skirt looks great on you.

xx maggie

Anna said...

LOVE this outfit!



Ab·bie [ab-ee] said...

Im insanley jealous of your Chanel bag...coveting lol.
Love your blog, new follower! I too am a bay area fashion blogger ;)


Katie said...

oh i love those shoes! that necklace collar is super cool too, going to keep my eye out for that next time i'm in h&m :)

Katie x

nik said...

Hi, your blog is inspiring! You are a very interesting person. I will follow you!


bravegrrl said...

great classic look! i love stylemint! xo

allergic to vanilla said...

hi there! Those shoes are super interesting! Love the mix!

now following, hope you'll check out my blog sometime soon!

xo Carlina

jessica {creative index} said...

lovely outfit!! those booties are so cute! i want!!

jamie said...

super cute! dont by shy, say hi sometimes! hope all is well love

xx jamie

Romwe Online said...

You look so nice in that outfit,the gentle colors perfectly suite you.Your hair,your smiles,make these pictures fantastic!!


Viva La Manika said...

Gosh, Kathleen, can you get any more gorgeous?? <3

oomph. said...

gorgeous shoes! love the whole look, actually...simple and chic.

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mestizay said...

perfect skirt!:)

Gaby de Modacapital said...

amazing look! Love your shoes and love your bag :) kisses!

Sherri said...

You have amazing style yourself! I like the simplicity of this outfit. Happy we can be friends! Thanks so much following :)

Jony said...

Such a great outfit, love the maxi skirt and shoes!

♥AdamAlexMommy.com♥ said...

kathleen, you are beautiful! are you a model? if not, you should be... :) your style is amazing also. i really enjoyed browsing through your blog, and am totally a fan. i am following, and hoping we can totally stay connected. :) cheers! jasmine :)