Friday, April 01, 2011

In The Fashionista's Closet: Squinty McLaughsALot

Sometimes the ridiculousness of  this blogging thing becomes transparent and I have to laugh about it. Photos. Of me. And my outfits. People read what I write, look at my pics and comment. Repeat. 

So whenever I begin to take myself too seriously, things like today happen.

I recruited coerced a new photographer today and chaos is the best word to describe the shenanigans that took place. We took photos close to the school and cars kept slowing down and people were peering out of their windows. And honking. And teachers were waving. And yelling out of their cars, "What are you DOING?"

  And in the meantime I'm giving instructions (ok, yelling) at the "photographer" 
"Take multiple pictures. Take it now! Take one while I'm walking. Ok, another. It doesn't have to be centered! Stop waiting!" She obviously didn't follow any of my instructions and only took pics when I was squinting, laughing hysterically or if there were telephone poles or people in the photos. 

But I don't blame her, she was trying to do me a favor. I laughed at myself later for being so demanding. Why didn't I use my tripod and just take my own photos after the whole debacle, you ask? Because it's Friday. And I have stuff to do. So these will have to do. 

Shirt: Forever 21
Skirt: Vintage
Necklaces: chain belts, Aldo, vintage
Bracelets: Can't remember
Bag: Vintage
Shoes: BCBG


~L~ of Avid Accents said...

give me that mail right now....LOL

this color combo is too fab and that skirt fits like a glove!

and i feel you on people watching, i always wait for people to say something when im taking pictures. my family is hard enough to explain it to.

Mama Violet said...

Red and purple are my favorite color combo. Love the look from head to toe.

Anonymous said...


I love the entire color combo, but THAT SKIRT! Fierce and that purse! Oh yes! You are just getting more fabulous! LOL Your posts are cracking me up!

gen321 said...

LMBO! I think your pics look great! I take pictures at my school all the time and one of the secretaries is nice enough to be my photographer(she now thinks she is Annie Leibovitz), but we have to take them quickly, before students and parents come into the office.

TrendySocialite said...

That skirt and that necklace!!! You are just not fair for that. The color combo is the bomb as well.

antonia said...

i love that skirt, and it fits u perfectly!

Jewels For Hope said...

LOVE THE OUTFIT! And I really want that purse haha :)

God's Favorite Shoes! said...

I heart these colors together and the fit of that skirt.

You know why. Let's say it together....YOU HAVE A SMALL WAIST!

And let's call those "action" shots!

Prissy said...

I love reading your stories! They always have me laughing LOL. I love the purple & red together. That skirt is a perfect fit!


Anonymous said...

lol @ the photo commentary
you look lovely!

Full Figured Diva said...

You look AMAZING!! LOVE LOVE LOVE the purple and red combo!

Ms. Tee said...

I think the pics came out well! I LOVE your outfit! The red & purple look great together!

Sing said...

Loving that bag, very unique.

Savonne said...

I love the color combo and that skirt is fitting you well. Love this look.

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