Monday, September 24, 2012


Brown Karen Walker Super Duper Strength sunglasses, Red HM top, Silver accessories: HM necklace, Pyramid stud bracelet via T.J.Maxx, Vintage watch, leather tie bracelet c/o Maya Brenner, Turquoise ring c/o Mimi Boutique, Brown thrifted Bebe skirt via Crossroads Trading, Black clutch c/o Lancaster Paris, Brown Zara heels.

I saw this high-waisted skirt while thrifting and reminded me so much of Missoni with the cool chevron pattern.  I love finding unique and interesting pieces whenever out at vintage or thrift stores. Decided to accessorize with all silver and a pop of color with this gorgeous turquoise ring from Mimi Boutique.

I'm leaning more towards pencil skirts now that I'm working in a corporate office.  It's always a new feeling to dress for both work and on days I'm off -- this is kind of a hybrid outfit I guess ;P.  Just getting used to all different lengths and not wearing sheer etc. in that environment -- one day though hope to mix work and play in dressing up everyday!  (:crossing fingers: when I work at a fashion magazine in NYC?) ;).
How're you lovelies doing?? Apologies for hiatus, last weekend was my bday weekend!  Can't believe I'm 22 now, time seriously flies.  September also marks the 2nd year of Inspirafashion's bday!  I'm just really happy to say that I've had the most rewarding and amazing experience running this blog and having this journey with you Lovelies! And happy to say, I've met so many inspiring people along the way these past 2 years, including now really great friends in the blogosphere and in-person.  Big thank you and bear-hugs out to you all xoxo.
Have a lovely Monday and start of the week! Keep inspiring Beautifuls!
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MacVB said...

Belated Happy Birthday! :)
I love your blog, everything is lovely!


Anonymous said...

you're beautiful...always full with an inspiring ;)


The Fancy Teacup said...

Glad you had a wonderful 22nd birthday, lovely lady! The chevron skirt is an absolute gem...and loving filling my wardrobe with burgundy hues right now. x

K A T H L E E N said...

looking very classy, love the colour of that top! and hope you had a great bday!

Unknown said...

You look fantastic! What an amazing thrift find. That skirt is brilliant. Glad to hear you had a great birthday!! xo

Cielo said...

Cool outfit! Love your top. And your eyes, so cute! :)))

R.ChamberofBeauty said...

Beautiful outfit <3 Love your neck piece too!!

Annie Chang said...

amazing accessories!


Unknown said...

I love the pairing of the loose t-shirt with the classy outfit, gorgeous!

♫ Meghan, The Flight of Fancy

Chyrel Gomez said...

Awww. Really love your style, Kathleen! Love the new blog lay-out too. I'm so happy I've virtually met you in Chictopia. Seen how your style and blog transitioned.

Keep the inspiration coming! =)

Eleonora said...

You're gorgeous :D


Unknown said...

Congrats on the double b-days!! :D

Love the look, it's really elegant but not too formal thanks to the top :)

Oh and i'm extremely happy to have you as a follower Kathleen, being such a big fan of your blog, really appreciate it <3

nancy @ adore to adorn said...

you look so pretty! Love it!
Happy Bday!!! =D

Seeking Style said...

Loving your shoes!

xo Jennifer

Unknown said...

beautiful look!!!

allergic to vanilla said...

happy belated! Looking fab, love the chevron skirt.

x carlina

ahoymichelle said...

I absolutely love your 90s knotted top and your chevron skirt! Happy belated birthday and I hope you get to work in NYC!


Anonymous said...

Happy birthday, to you and your blog! I love your pencil skirt, you working woman, you!! Sharon is going gaga over pencil skirts and workwear for law school, too!

COME TO NYC <3 Please, I miss you

xo Sherrie
Closet Hound

Julie D. said...

I thought Missoni when I saw this skirt too. I love it! And that burgundy shirt is a perfect way to dress it down a notch.
Happy belated birthday!

Hudson East

Natalie Suarez said...

you are just so beautiful! xx

Anonymous said...

Love your qurrl <3 You look so cute!


Gillian Uang said...

Gorgeous :)

rachel s said...

happy belated! love this, especially your sunglasses! x

Lost in September said...

wow... that skirt is sooo lovely. your style is amazing!


veraspop-upworld said...

wow, great blouse! i love it ;))
and your necklace!

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Jacquelyn said...

Happy belated! Love the outfit dear, hope you're doing well! :)

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Oreleona said...

i love the look! love ur skirt!! beautiful!

Pretty in Polkadot said...

Just stumbled across your blog from your Refinery29 article! I love your style and your haircut is so pretty!

New follower to your blog :)


dom zek said...

great post