♥ Fashionably Moi! ♥

Wearing: LOVE 21 Silken Peasant Top in Pink/Grey via Forever 21; Forever 21 Classic Skinny Jeans in Medium Denim; Dolce Vita Jollen in Nude; House of Harlow 1960 Key Cocktail Ring in Gold.

Reading: Exes and Ohs: A Downtown Girl’s (Mostly Awkward) Tales of Love, Lust, Revenge, and a Little Facebook Stalking by Shallon Lester. Shallon Lester is the BFF you’ve always dreamed of…that is all.

Glamourizing: Nails: OPI Pink Flamenco from the Espana Collection. Lips: mark Juice Gems in Juicy Fig. Eyes: mark I-Mark Custom Pick Eye Shadow in Tiki.

Listening: Ghost in the Machine by B.o.B. My current musical obsession - j’adore!

Adoring: Coquettish crop tops that allow one to be scandalous in an oh-so sophisticated fashion a la American Apparel’s Stretch Floral Lace Crop Top, 2x1 Racerback Cropped Tank, and Silky Loose Crop Tank. Un petit peek at one’s toned tummy goes a long way, n'est-ce pas? Alluring accessories which juxtapose between minimalist and utterly magnificent – specifically the pretties crafted by dalla nonna. My current favorites? The Heart Necklace, the XO Bracelet, and the Love Bracelet. Swoon! Le besoin, le désir, l'amour! One-shoulder aesthetics that allow one’s skin to play peek-a-boo with the world like Elizabeth and James’ Bijou Top, The Addison Story’s One Shoulder Dress, and Torn by Ronny Kobo’s Olivia One Shoulder Dress. Très flirty, yes? Love love!

Watching: Almost Famous. Should I ever be reincarnated, I would love to come back as Miss Penny Lane. She is truly too fabulous for words – as is her wardrobe!

Desiring: Alternative Adler Bag in Safari. The color makes it transitional through winter, spring, summer, and fall; the avant-garde aesthetic gives it personality; and the price…well, that’s simply irresistible. Avoir besoin de tout de suite! Pencey Crocheted Hoodie in Salmon. Swoon! Oui, mes amours, I am totes in the midst of a love affair with this garment – it is perfection to the tenth power; and would look so adorable topping Cali Dreaming’s The Nubby Bikini in Nude Shimmer, mais oui? Bop Basics The Fiance Blazer. After years of searching high and low for the perfect boyfriend blazer, I have finally found the true crème de la crème. Me pincer, je dois rêver!

Quoting: Marilyn Monroe - “Give a girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world.”

Awaiting: Rebecca Minkoff Mini MAC Clutch in Red. The color is perfection for fall; I simply couldn’t resist. Besides, it’s Rebecca Minkoff…l'amour chronomètre l'infinité!

But enough about moi; let’s talk about…vous. Time to give me the lowdown on your life, lovers! What are you up to this week?

Fashionably yours!

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MM said...

Another unforgettable quote!!! Love it! Love the picture, also!!


briannelee said...

That book sounds really cute. Do you recommend it?

ellie said...

I so love that nail polish color!

ivy's closet said...

Peasant tops are great for summer. Love all these goodies.

lucy and sarah said...

I have been thinking of that movie you mentioned.

better days said...

So many wonderful fab things!

Joanne said...

I'm liking the boyfriend blazer you're showing. They're just the perfect wardrobe staple, that go-to item you can always count on.

caroline @ patagonia gifts said...

such a wonderful quote from Marilyn! totally agree! have a lovely day, darling! xo

Michelle Lee said...

I want to try that nail color :) and listen to that music

The Favour Shoppe said...

Awaiting our first family vacation!!!

Happy Wednesday!

Megan said...

Almost Famous is a stellar movie :)

my week has been madness...moving sucks !!!!!! that is all i have LOL!

Jaime @ La vie...J'aime said...

that book sounds really fun and relevant! who doesn't love Almost Famous!? :)

Dancing Branflake said...

I'd tell you about my life but yours seems so much cooler. But I AM going shopping today with the mom. Maybe she'll buy me something!

Krysten @ After 'I Do' said...

Love Almost Famous!

modanista junkie said...

All of Marilyn Monroe's quotes are amazing.

I'm currently reading Love The One You're With by Emily Griffin. Great book so far.


Mrs. C said...

Love the Mariyln quote! And nail polish pics! Recently came across your blog and now I'm a new follower! Love!

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Paislea Elyse said...

ever since watching gossip girl season 4 i think episode 4 or 5 i have been shamelessly listening to ghost in the machine by b.o.b. on repeat! i LOVE love love love that song!! so good! i'm glad you love it too!!

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Couture Carrie said...

Gorgeous post, darling!
Loving that flowy one shoulder dress!


Alexa said...

Oh love Ghost in the Machine!

Taj Acosta said...

That book sounds interesting! Love reading about you! xo

naomemandeflores said...

Marilyn Monroe was so right! Clever girl!

Camila Faria

Oh to Be a Muse said...

those crop tops are great--i just don't know if i have the courage for them myself.

and i love Almost Famous. Penny Lane is great--the whole movie is fab.

monica said...

i need to read miss shannon's book

the title alone makes it awesome

Laura said...

That is the most perfect quotation! And congrats on your RM purchase!! Her bags are always divine, so I am sure you will love it.

Meagan said...

'Almost Famous' is one of my absolute favorite movies!

AH said...

i'll have to read that book, and i love the fiance blazer!! as well as the quote, marilyn was such an icon!
other than that, i'm currently adoring hats, and i can't seem to get enough of them!

Rachel said...

I'm actually wearing OPI's Pink Flamenco right now! It's such a gorgeous shade, isn't it? And so perfect for summer!
I'm loving those crop tops from American Apparel too!

Grace said...

That quote is definitely true, haha! That book sounds really good, too.

Jennifer Fabulous said...

I adore Penny Lane...and that movie. Sigh. :)

valncami said...

aww Almost Famous is the best movie ever. We love Penny Lane too!

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Stephanie said...

Almost Famous = love. greatest movie ever!

Eternally yours,

FashionJazz said...

Love almost famous!! Happy wednesday xx

Cafe Pasadena said...

I believe gurls look their best with hats. Don't wait for a sunny day to put one on either!

MM was a quote-making machine!

Sherin said...

I love Almost Famous. It's one of my favourite movies ever! Penny Lane is amazing.

Kavery said...

The quote by Marilyn is so true and Almost Famous is still amongst my Top 10 fave movies.

Midnight Cowgirl said...

That quote is fantastic, and I really want to read that book!

StyleID said...

Today I am all about one shoulder so I am falling for that Elizabeth and James top and 'Olivia One Shoulder Dress'.... want them both.
Love that quote!


Miss Caitlin S. said...

oo your clutch sounds so cute!!!! And I love Almost Famous, I want to to have her hippie wardrobe in that!

Josie said...

I love that little Forever21 top! Super cute.
xo Josie

Leia said...

The mini mac clutch is so cute!


The Blonde Duck said...

You're too cute!

Twofold Tribe said...

That clutch it AMAZING! I am definitely going to splurge on it

Ashley said...

Rebecca Minkoff makes the best bags- they seem to fit every occasion!

Sada said...

You got me thinking.....I might need to contribute to the Minkoff empire soon. Fab list you've compiled but unfortunately I spent BEYOND my means online last night and need to go on the shopping down-lo for awhile! ha!! I'll dig Almost Famous dvd out to soothe the soul tho.... ; D

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