Spring Fling

23 Feb

Striped Sweater, 7 for All Mankind Floral Skirt, Alexander Wang Booties - San Francisco to New York City Fashion and Street Style Blogger
Striped Sweater, 7 for All Mankind Floral Skirt, Alexander Wang Booties - San Francisco to New York City Fashion and Street Style Blogger
Striped Sweater, 7 for All Mankind Floral Skirt, Alexander Wang Booties - San Francisco to New York City Fashion and Street Style Blogger
Striped Sweater, 7 for All Mankind Floral Skirt, Alexander Wang Booties - San Francisco to New York City Fashion and Street Style Blogger

So, apparently I lucked out moving from California to New York amidst the wussiest winter ever. It already feels like spring! And these delightful temps couldn’t have come at a better time, given my eagerness to sport this floral denim skirt.

Also, I’ve said it once, and I will say it again — fanny packs should really become a thing. I mean what’s not to love? Yeah, this Coach Classic shoulder bag is adorable when worn how it was intended and all, but I still prefer my makeshift, hands-free version. Plus, this way it doubles as a belt…hello, two birds with one stone!

Blake and I are still making progress daily putting together our new place. It already feels really homey and I am excited to share the finished product soon(ish). TGI-almost the weekend!

*head to toe: vintage sweater, Zara striped top, Coach purse-turned-fannypack, 7 For All Mankind Garden Party skirt, Alexander Wang booties

37 Lovely Comments on “Spring Fling”

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  2. Kate 27. Feb, 2012 at 1:58 pm #

    Beautiful photographs, absolutely stunning outfit! Your skirt is amazing!


  3. Alexa 25. Feb, 2012 at 7:02 pm #

    I love love your skirt!




  4. lauren christine 25. Feb, 2012 at 1:38 pm #

    your skirt is beyond amazing :) love it!!!!!!!!!! x0x0x0x

    The Golden Girls



  5. LaBella Luxe 25. Feb, 2012 at 12:18 am #

    cute skirt and accessories!


  6. Criselda Atabug 24. Feb, 2012 at 10:01 pm #




  7. Wellness 24. Feb, 2012 at 8:46 pm #

    ehh, fanny packs becoming a “thing”?… sorry, hun, your the only I’ve seen that can pull it off!


  8. RocksPaperMetal 24. Feb, 2012 at 6:09 pm #

    So glad it’s Spring. Was definitely in need of a little more floral in my life :)



  9. Simonetta Degano 24. Feb, 2012 at 5:28 pm #

    Very charming!





  10. Ria 24. Feb, 2012 at 1:35 pm #

    Lovely lovely skirt. I love NYC in the spring and summer and I’m sure you will too. Can’t deal with winter but this one definitely is an easy one.


  11. Redheaded Daybook 24. Feb, 2012 at 1:17 pm #

    oh i LOVE this skirt!


  12. Maria 24. Feb, 2012 at 1:15 pm #

    I love how you mix stripes and floral. Stylish!
    xoxo Maria

    blog: http://blog.missesdressy.com
    Shop: http://missesdressy.com


  13. Toshiko 24. Feb, 2012 at 12:43 pm #

    you look lovely!


  14. Tara 24. Feb, 2012 at 11:07 am #

    I saw the 7 for all mankind as a pair of printed jeans and it was too much for me. But as a skirt is gorgeous. Love it. Hope you and Blake (and Lola of course) are loving NY!


  15. Casey 24. Feb, 2012 at 9:40 am #

    Love your bag/ this whole outfit!
    Girl in the Poodle Shoes


  16. Nicole @ Giraffelegs 24. Feb, 2012 at 9:34 am #

    hahahah love the funny pack idea! Great skirt, cute that you paired it with a striped shirts.


  17. Zlittle Saving With Style 24. Feb, 2012 at 8:30 am #

    I really like when you paired the flowery skirt and stripe shirt. It’s really interesting combination. I think I want to bookmark this idea.

    Love your photos too :)


    Laura Reply:

    Thanks so much! You should try it out — fun to mix and match prints and stripes! :)


  18. monkeyshines 24. Feb, 2012 at 8:30 am #

    gorgeous print!



  19. Rory 24. Feb, 2012 at 8:24 am #

    that skirt is so positively perfect. With the bag as a fanny pack? SO RETRO! <3
    Be sure to enter my giveaway!!


  20. lisa 24. Feb, 2012 at 8:12 am #

    i can’t believe that skirt is denim! it looks very similar to a cotton zara version everyone is porting. i am fairly anti denim skirt at the moment but this could sway me!
    in dramatic fashion


    Laura Reply:

    I’m totally with you on that! It is pretty thin/stretchy denim, so it was comfortable and easy to wear. Always a plus! :)


  21. fashionablecollections 24. Feb, 2012 at 7:46 am #

    Gorgeous. I love the striped top with the floral skirt.



  22. Caity @ Moi Contre La Vie 24. Feb, 2012 at 6:43 am #

    Great accessories & pairings, well done!


  23. Sari // A Little Hummingbird 24. Feb, 2012 at 6:11 am #

    Oh I LOVE your floral skirt (it looks amazing with the striped tee!) and the little bag worn as a belt! I think you were born for fashion :)
    Very excited about your first “new home” post. Would love to see how you decorated the place.

    Love, Sari


  24. Penny Pincher Fashion 24. Feb, 2012 at 6:05 am #

    Love that floral skirt – I have been looking for one just like it! Going to check out now!! :)


  25. Laura 24. Feb, 2012 at 5:12 am #

    Great outfit, love the skirt!



  26. vasilieva 24. Feb, 2012 at 1:08 am #

    that skirt is just super pretty



  27. Andrea 24. Feb, 2012 at 1:04 am #

    Great outfit!!! I love the printed skirt, it looks lovely in combination with the striped shirt!!
    Wonderful and Marvelous


  28. Raspberry & Rouge 24. Feb, 2012 at 1:04 am #

    LOVE this look! Happy friday! XO Rebecca



  29. Bridgid 23. Feb, 2012 at 11:46 pm #

    Cute outfit – love the skirt! Can’t believe it’s bare-leg weather for you already, Beijing feels like that is still weeks away.. aw. haha :)



    Laura Reply:

    Thank you, Brigid! Yesterday was pretty warm, but it is back to being cold again. Don’t worry, you are not alone! :)

    Have a good weekend! x


  30. Natali 23. Feb, 2012 at 11:45 pm #

    Your skirt is gorgeous!



  31. debbie 23. Feb, 2012 at 11:07 pm #

    I LOVE the quality of these photos. And I am incredibly jealous that you moved to NYC!


  32. Rebecca 23. Feb, 2012 at 10:34 pm #

    I love this combination so much! Get outfit!

    Rebecca (hearts)…


  33. The Fancy Teacup 23. Feb, 2012 at 10:24 pm #

    That skirt is an absolute gem. Adore how you styled it with the stripes. Pure genius. x



  34. Samantha Blackburn 23. Feb, 2012 at 10:14 pm #

    Love that skirt and your sassy dark lips!! Can’t wait to see pics of your place and my couch. Haha. Also finally I was having On The Racks withdrawls. Xo


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