Project Re-styled

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

A few weeks ago I participated in a styling competition held by my local mall, you can read all about it here. This is the outfit I won in, minus the sweater. I had a whole vision in my head before I began shopping, and I am so glad I was able to pull it all together! I really wanted to do separates and focus on layers for fall. My explanation to the judges was that I wanted to incorporate as many trends into one outfit as possible. So, in this one outfit I integrated the following trends for fall 2012: jewel tones, sheer fabrics, prints and gray (which is the new neutral).
I am so glad the judges liked my look and recognized my talent. I also love that I will be able to wear this outfit and restyle it for seasons to come! I don't have totals for this look because it was all free to me. A big thank you to South Bay Galleria for inviting me to participate! If you live in the South Bay or Los Angeles area, check their website to enter for Project Style in 2013!





Plum Pants: Kohl's $25.00
Leopard Blouse: Kohl's $25.00




Necklace: Thrifted $3.99


Heels: Love D $20.00


Ring: Charlotte Russe $4.00



Here is my complete winning Look with the fabulous Jeannie Mai!




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28 comments :

Jacquelyn Giardina said...

omg i need pants that color! & your hair looks amazing in a bun

xo Jackie
...livingaftermidnite

Citrus - Refreshing Fashion said...

this is great and love your thrifted finds :)

Meghan
citrusrefreshingfashion.blogspot.com

ashley said...

Such a great outfit, I adore that blouse!!


xo Ashley
http://www.ashnfashn.com

The Key To Chic said...

You know what? I'd wear this outfit in a flash! What brand are the pants? I'm hunting for some like that!

Katie said...

that outfit is so cute! I love that top and plum pants are on my list of things I want!

Renae said...

My goodness, look at you winning! You look so calm. I would be smiling a huge horse-face smile that wouldn't end if that were me winning, like you did! Awesome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Alex said...

congrats on winning! that outfit is wonderfully classic, yet totally quirky, and those pants fit you perfectly!

Jeannee said...

What a great combination! I especially favor the deep purple pants, but all together this makes a terrific look :)

Anonymous said...

I love the color of those jeans! I swear leopard print looks great with anything. :) <3

toni

michelle @ this little light said...

Love the look, especially the shoes! Gorgeous!

Found you via the blog hop and am now following along happily via GFC!

Come on over and visit this little light when you can! {www.shinethislight.com}

TheTinyHeart said...

Congrats on winning the competition! I love how the leopard looks with plum!

-Sharon
The Tiny Heart
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Alisa Marie said...

Wow - what a great competition. Congrats on winning and I LOVE your outfit so adorable :)

Whitney@SomethingBroughtYouHere said...

Love that outfit, so adorable! Stopping by from the link up and now a new follower.
XO,
Whitney
http://somethingbroughtyouhere.blogspot.com/

Understated Classics Clare said...

What a great outfit! Congrats on winning! Love the top, now I'm going to have to go to Kohl's!

Clare
Understated Classics

Raquel Martinez Hermosilla said...

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Kisses

Kristin Reynolds said...

You look awesome! So glad you won!!

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kristin
xx

b e a t r i c e said...

nice blog, amazing outfit! I'm a new follower!
Feel free to visit my blog in ur spare time, hope you will like it too!:)

ThriftyGirl51 said...

love the colors, congratulations! I really like that necklace you thrifted : )

DEMI said...

likeee your blog,
keep posting and go for it!!!

XO

The_Leather_Skirt_Blog said...

Great look & a cool story. Congratulations!

Loving the cheetah this season...

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Chelsea Oliver said...

I love, love, love the outfit with the addition of the sweater!
Andddd I neeeeeed those heels haha - congrats on the win!

Fashion or Famine said...

So cute! Love that leopard top!!
XO
Christa Jayne
fashionorfamine.com

Chloƫ said...

I love your outfit,verry nice pants!

Shabby, Chic, & Cheap said...

Love the outfit especially those shoes!!

Go For The Glam said...

I love this outfit!! And that nail polish is an amazing color for fall!

go for the glam

Eleanor Danks said...

I absolutley love your outfits, theyre gorgeous! xx
http://fashionlovelist.blogspot.co.uk/

Aub said...

Super cute, I adore those jeans!

:)

myfashionatelife.blogspot.com

Carmela said...

Nice outfit and nice blog... Thanks for following Pure Love; I am definitely following you back. You have such a lovely blog.

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