Wednesday, June 22, 2011

fête


zara blouse, j. crew shorts, tory burch shopper (stolen from sally), michael kors heels,
j. crew necklace, kenneth jay lane ring, hats both stolen from mommy's closet

Hello, loves! I wore this outfit to a graduation luncheon recently. When I saw these shorts, I instantly fell in love with the print - they were one of a few left at the J. Crew outlet store (a must go if you've never been - these shorts were $23!) and luckily the fit was perfect, too!

Now you may be wondering "what's with the two hats?" (or, frankly, why any hat at all?!) Well, my Momma suggested a hat to "top off my look" (see what I did there?), so I indulged her with not one but two! I ended up donning a chapeau (mother knows best!) and I'll leave it up to you guys to guess which one.

Tell me, which way do you like it best?? Hat or no hat? Orange or beige?
(the beige hat is actually metallic-y in person - that
may sway some of you in one direction or another ;) )



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103 comments:

  1. Perfect outfit for the occasion! Momma was right the hat ties the whole outfit together...and girl you have great legs...in a totally non weird way LOL! I am a runner so I notice these things ;)

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  2. Thanks for your comment sweetie,
    you always have the prettiest outfits! :)
    Love

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  3. Orange hat! Absolument! I love that outfit, but what I like most about your posts is that they're not too "seriously styled" and that you're smiling! Beautiful :-) Love from London xo

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  4. I am obsessed with this outfit! you look amazing! love these shorts

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  5. loving the hat & pants!!!! you look so cute!

    xx
    http://www.trend-ish.com

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  6. Awesome outfit, LOVING those rings!
    -Ellie

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  7. Those shorts are adorable. And the hat!
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  8. in love with the orange hat!! <3
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  9. The bag, hat and shorts!!! Love the look head to toe ;)

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  10. Great outfit! I love your ring and your hats!
    Both hats look great. I like the beige one best, but I think that the orange one goes better with this outfit.

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  11. I love the color of the orange hat but the shape of the beige hat is soo lovely! I just love this entire outfit--you and your sisters are so adorably stylish!

    ♥ Camille
    http://www.thedeweydecimals.com

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  12. Wonderful outfit! Perfect for a nice Saturday window shopping w/ the girls. That emerald ring is beautiful!
    xoxo
    -linh
    http://la-lalinh.blogspot.com

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  13. i LOVEEE those shorts, the print is so fantastic loved how your paired it with the beautiful top :)

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  14. I love this look, so fresh !! the hat is adorable :)

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  15. Beautiful summer look. i really like your blouse and the green ring xxx.

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  16. I love your shorts :)

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  17. Your shorts are too much fun! They work so well with your blouse.

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  18. I love your hat and shorts - super cute outfit x

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  19. LOVE those shorts and that hat!!!

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  20. OMG that orange hat is the BEST!!! I love it. Perfect with those shorts!! Amaze...

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  21. I'm all about orange this summer! And those shorts are fabulous :)

    K.

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  22. That is such a lovely outfit! Love the pants and top! :)



    xx

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  23. What a cute outfit, we love it !
    U look beautiful :)
    Take care xx
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  24. those shorts are amazing! love the whole outfit!

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  25. I love this style! those short are just fabulous.
    I think the outfit works both with and without the hats :)

    sauniya
    xo

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  26. I love this outfit! Perfect combination of nudes and colors!

    I'm your newest follower :)

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  27. I'm in love with hat !
    Xoxo

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  28. You look so pretty with that outfit and the red hat makes it look much more special I think ^^

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  29. Perfect outfit, I adore it so much. Can't say what is prettier, the shirt, the shorts or the bag, the hat (I like the orange one more :) ). And your smile on top :D

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  30. I love your orange hat. The floral patterned shorts are pretty amazing as well. what a great look.-xxoo
    Madison :)

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  31. Your shorts are so gonna make me head down to the J Crew outlet near by!! I love the print and the colors...oh and if I had to choose I would've gone with the orange hat. It compliments the shorts perfectly.

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  32. the bag and the shorts are perfect!!
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  33. love those floral shorts. what a steal! and that orange hat is absolutely fabulous!

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  34. If I tried this on I would feel like a grandma but you look so cute!

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  35. This is an amazing outfit. Everything looks so good together and those shorts are amazing. The perfect floral print

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  36. I love your shorts. They are so fun.

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  37. When I saw this post, I squeed with delight when I saw the orange hat. And then I read it was from Mom's Closet, natch! Not that you all don't have cute stuff of your own, too - that blouse is classic and sexy and bohemian, all at the same time.

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  38. oh I love your shorts!
    and definitely with hats!
    I love the orange hat

    <3
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  39. I love the orange hat & your shoes xoxo
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  40. Thank you for following me, it got me so excited when I saw 'one follower' haha I just started up my blog so I was waiting for that first follower :P
    I love this outfit to bits! Already commented on it on chictopia but I can't get over the shorts!! They're so amazing :)
    xoxo

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  41. Great look. Truly love those shorts. I must say although I love the red hat I am leaning towards the neutral color one cause it really lets the shorts pop!
    And yes, your mother is right definitely a hat!
    Daphne.
    http://fashiondivamommy.blogspot.com

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  42. OMG I love this outfit from *hat* to toe! :)))
    would wear every single piece starting with the shorts..
    you have a great taste and you are so lucky to have such a stylish mom! ;)


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  43. oh wow this is definitely one of my favorite outfits love the bright shorts paired with the neutral accessories - adorable xx

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  44. lovely outfit !
    the green ring is stunning !

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    ave

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  45. I still like the orange! It adds a massive pop! And matches your rather adorable pants. :)

    xx

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  46. Oh wow! Your outfit is so awesome! I like the colours of your shorts!
    Thank you for visiting me :)

    xoxo

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  47. A few monthes ago I really hated an orange color.It was everywhere and I could not stand it. I thought that all people was crazy. And one day (suddenly) I fell in love with it. So now I'm happy that your hat is orange (it's great). And, of course, I love your shorts (flowers <3)

    Annie.

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  48. I love the outfit! The shorts are amazing!

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  49. Gorgeous. you look so pretty and so naturally beautiful. Love that look!

    Thanks for your comment!

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    fashion is for idiots [like us]

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  50. LOVE this outfit! :)

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    xx

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  51. SO cute! I love the floral shorts with the orange hat! Great combo.

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  52. Great outfit! I just started a Lookbook account and I'm still figuring it out. I'll be sure to "hype" you on there!

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  53. Flawless, simply stunning and effortless!!! I love your sense of style doll! You always have great outfits. :)


    xoxo,
    Mel

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  54. lovely outfit!!!;;);)

    Alex#

    www.endemiaclassic.blogspot.com

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  55. adorable shorts!


    x Camilla

    intothefoldfashion.blogspot.com

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  56. cute outfit, I love it! ♥

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  57. shorts<3soo lovely!kisses from Italy=)

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  58. I'm lovin' your outfit!


    hugs and kisses by Mani.

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  59. Oh how I love your outfit posts. this is beautiful, love the shorts and the beautiful green ring.



    following via blogluvin too :)

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  60. Oh wow!! I want your hat so badly, you look stunning! Great look!
    xx,K.

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  61. You look so adorable! And you can pull off hats so easily! Lucky! lol. I love those flowered shorts, too!

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  62. orange hat !!! oh yeah !
    love the entire outfit
    kisses

    luz from Argentina

    givememode.blogspot.com

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  63. I love the orange hat with the shorts, and then when I saw your accessories, the bag and the green ring, which is just dreamy with those shorts--even better! Love your style eye!

    xo mary jo

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  64. Those shorts are awesome. I'd be a fright in them but you're rockin' them!

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  65. The print of the shorts is fabu! The hat is a fantastic addition and color lover that I am, the orange is my fave!

    Lissy

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  66. you look amazing! such an elegant look! lovely! You look so chic with your hair tied back like that!

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  67. very sophisticated style!

    now following your pretty blog,

    jess // LF

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  68. your shorts are too cute! just discovering your blog and will definitely follow!
    Rach
    www.sugarfilledcloset.com

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  69. Those shoes are great,and that skirt is awesome! I am a women of color. Great outfit

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  70. Amazing shorts! I love the print. :)

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  71. Thanks for poppinng over to my blog :) What an adorable look and I have to tell you I just bought that blouse the other day in a nude color and can't wait to wear it to dinner tonight! Have a wonderful weekend, Naina

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  72. hey there. first i just wanted to say thanks for your lovely comment. but now i have to say WOW. i really like your blog. colourful! :)

    i´m following. :)

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  73. Stunning! I love the hat, it is beautiful!

    xxMelissa

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  74. very nice outfit! i love your hat!!! and the shorts are so cute
    xo
    MosaMuse

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  75. I'm inlove with the shorts - so cute and trendy

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  76. i loveee your summery outfit!!! I will defo vote for the orange hat, it just matches the entire outfit and i love that pop of color:)

    And thx for dropping by my blog, lets hope we spread the happiness around eh! lol

    Cinz
    http://cinzee.wordpress.com

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  77. Amazing look! I love the shorts and I prefer the orange hat :)

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  78. Thanks so much for visiting my blog and leaving a comment :) I love this outfit - you look fab - really colourful and summery. Congrats on your graduation :) x

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  79. I prefer the orange hat to top your chic and romantic outfit :) I'm trying to incorporate orange into my wardrobe. I'm following you now.

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  80. Lovin the orange hat very cute!


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  81. I love the hats, the metallic one probably goes more with the outfit but I really like the coloring on the orange one.

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  82. so chic outfit!i really like the blouse!and I would say orange hat!

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  83. Thank you for your lovely comment! :)
    You look so gorgeous & I love your style! :D
    Following you! :)

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  84. What a lovely outfit! The colors are fabulous!

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  85. Such a pretty outfit, it's so summery and fresh. I really like the shorts.

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  86. you have such a good taste!! it's amazing how you combine the shorts, love this look! great post!!

    xxx carina

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  87. I'm coveting those shorts! The pattern is terrific and at $23, they're a steal. Good call on the hat too. - Kat

    http://asecondglanceblog.blogspot.com/

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  88. I like this look ;) love the blouse!

    xoxo F.
    http://fashion-way-of-life.blogspot.com/

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