Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Mama Likey

First off, can you tell I had trouble coming up with a title for today's post? :)

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On to the outfit.
This is one of those times when I saw the inspiration picture,
and I immediately knew how I would re-create the outfit.
Brown boots?  check
Blue Jeans?  check
Grey sweater?  check
Long sleeve white t-shirt?  nope - substitute a white tank
Orange belt? nope - substitute an orange necklace
I really liked this look!
Thank you Pinterest!

inspiration picture pinned, but originally found HERE (again at Lilly's Style)

Orange Necklace|  Sam Moon
*Check out the Accessory Mix Auction tonight!
The girls said they are going to have several choices for an orange statement necklace!
White Tank|  LOFT
Grey wrap sweater| It's so old I have no idea where it is from. And the tag is cut out.  Fail.
I had lots of trouble finding a similar sweater...but similar-ish HERE and HERE
Dark wash jeans|  Swanky boutique
Brown boots|  Nordstrom, exact pair HERE
(4 different colors available and still on sale...click HERE for some other sale choices I highlighted this weekend in case you missed it)

After looking at the inspiration picture again, I really like the proportion of the long sleeve shirt under the short sleeve sweater better than I do with my sleeveless tank.
Yep, that Lilly really knows what she's doing.

Before you go....
I'm hoping I find some time over the next couple of days to highlight some Valentine's Day gifts that I think would be fun to both give and receive, but just in case that doesn't happen...

Click HERE (or the button below) to shop some ideas for you or your honey for Valentine's Day.
 The people at Nordstrom have it set-up where you can easily shop gifts for her or for him by price.
I appreciate that. No use clicking through stuff that is way out of my price range!

pleated poppy


  1. I just love the orange necklace!! It made the entire outfit pop!

  2. I love that orange necklace. You've totally inspired me to go jewelry shopping!

  3. I really love your take on the pop of orange. That necklace has a lot of possibilities, it's going to be great for spring and summer. You're rockin' it!

  4. I love the grey sweater with the orange necklace. Adding that pop of color makes all the difference. Honestly, I think I like your outfit with the orange necklace better than with the belt. Thanks for sharing!

  5. You look so cute!! Orange is one of those colors I really wish I could wear! Brunettes get all the good colors!!

  6. You nailed it!! LOVE the orange!

  7. I like yours better than hers! :)

  8. 2 things.
    1. Congrats on your first official sponsor! yay!
    2. I like YOUR outfit better than the one you pinned! :)

  9. Shaeffer! I was inspired by you and decided to take an outfit from Pinterest and recreate it in my own way! Thanks for the inspiration :]

    Your orange necklace is gorgeous!


  10. That outfit is awesome!
    Now get on over to target and buy a white long sleeves tshirt on clearance for $6.48 like I did today. It appears you need one. I mean really? No white long sleeved tshirt? I have like 6 and feel like I need more.....

  11. Super cute! I have all the stuff to wear this outfit too!! I'm going to have to try it out!!

  12. you sure rock the pinspirations perfectly.. love it!

  13. Love orange and grey together, congrats on your first sponsor...


    Here's what I wore:


  15. You nailed it and love what you did!! Orange and gray! I want! New follower from TPP :)

    Kristine from The Foley Fam {unedited} Blog

  16. Love the concept of your blog! The outfit recreation was on point!


  17. Cute outfit! I love the orange necklace!

    Found your blog via Shanna Said So! :)

    xo – Sheila
    Enter to win $25 Giftcard!

  18. The grey/orange combo is a great look! I'm sort of loving layering long sleeves under sweaters lately.

  19. OMG.. I just found your blog and I have to say.. it's freaking HILARS! I love the whole idea/concept of it! Plus this outfit is fab too :) Can't wait to come back and see what else ya got! :) Found you via the I Feel Pretty link up!
    Nikki at www.bedazzlesafterdark.com

  20. Hi! I pinned your sweater vests to my Pinterest board, "Ah-me" because I would so wear those. thank you. Zip on over and see my Thrifty Outfit today, okay?

  21. LOVE it! Now I need to get myself an orange necklace... Great blog title. :-)


I would of course love to hear what you think! As long as it is super sweet.....and maybe a little sassy. Sheaffer :)

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