Still Wear My Khakis With a Cuff and a Crease


Outfit Details:
Tiny floral print blouse: thrifted
Thin olive green cardigan: thrifted
Brown and yellow floral bandana: thrifted
Dickies: thrifted
Brown leather loafers: thrifted

(Ten cool points to whoever can tell me what song my title comes from ;-))

I bought these Dickies to go with my chola costume for Halloween a few years ago and while I might have chuckled to myself as I paid for them at the Goodwill (thinking I'd never wear them past Halloween), the jokes on me because I love them! I wear them all the time. Next stop: invest in some spray starch and don't stop spraying until I can get these suckers to stand in a corner.

PS About the giveaways, I didn't make a big post but I contacted the winner of the Scrapbook Giveaway, congrats Kassandra! And while I already picked the winner of the BB Dakota giveaway,  I can't announce until Karmaloop ties up some loose ends!

PPS The store has been updated! I'll make a post showing off the new duds in a day or two :) Check everything out for yourself ova hurrr


  1. This outfit is really cute yet casual. Great color combo. Yay for Goodwill!

    Driftwood and Daydreams

  2. So gorgeous! I'm in love with everything about this xo

  3. Your little scarf is adorable! Definitely adds a nice touch to your bun! :) Just saw a bunch of your new stuff in your shop, and I agree with your Facebook post...some of them are so darling!!


  4. I think khakis are so comfy and cute! The outfit all together is darling :D

  5. you are too super cute as usual! check out my recent post please. oh and i dunno if my last comment got lost in your usual sea of comments, but i am putting together the first parcel of our penpal-ship :)

  6. oh, and i'm almost certain it's from a dr. dre song? :) still d.r.e! so gangsta :)

  7. You look so good in these pictures, I love your pants and the combination with the lovely shirt and cardigan is awesome, you look so nice and I adore your hair scarf, very chic! Your blog is lovely and I'm a new follower! Hope you'll like my blog and follow back!

    Pop Culture&Fashion Magic

  8. Cute outfit! I can never look that cute in khakis and the tiny print on your blouse makes it more feminine!

    xx Vivian @ http://diamondsandtulle.blogspot.com

  9. Super cute outfit!!

  10. That is such a cute casual vintagy stlye! Love the blouse and the loafers!

  11. Haha, woohoo for loving pants you made fun of originally!! I love your top and the turban :D

  12. This is a wonderful color combination!

  13. Love the look :) The colours work so well together and the cut of the blouse is pretty cool too :)

  14. Dickies have never properly fit me for some reason, and I've tried different pairs. It's amazing on you! I love how they look with the rest of what you're wearing!

  15. haha! chola costume...love it!
    great colors...very fall-ish.

  16. Dang, I see I was beat in identifying the song. Speaking of costumes, any consideration for what you'll be this year?
    I like the look, seems comfy and the color scheme works unexpectedly well.
    Just noticed your twitter feed and I am LOL'n at the cheeto comment. So true. In TX, we have a hot puffs variety and here in MD, there's honey BBQ (no thanks). Any special flavor in CA?
    I had fun with the Karmaloop contest! Especially when I discovered there was a character limit. I was definitely yapping away in Notepad before I copied and pasted.

  17. I'm not sure how I stumbled upon your blog but I am so glad I did!!! I feel like I found a long lost friend! I too love thrifting and anything vintage..Love the scarf! Newest follower ;O)

  18. I could NEVER get away with this outfit. I would look like Mr. Rogers or something. You, on the other hand, spectacular. You are so lovely in it. :)

  19. And still gorgeous you are, I need this kind of trousers like badly. My life sucks without it !

    See U !

  20. oh hell yes. I love the kakis.... Grandpa over grandma for me anyday. Loving the color of your cardi too dude.

  21. ... still got luv for the streets"

    why Dr. Dre of course! a lady that can quote Dre Dre? -- you're a girl after my own heart!

  22. gahhh such a relaxed and stunning look. perfect for school, i think i might suggest this outfit to those slackers who wear hoodies and baggy pants, this looks just as comfortable, but WAYYYY more chic. love the colour scheme and those loafers. =)



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