DJ/Radio Producer-turned-Lawyer attempts to dress like a grown-up. Sometimes I comically fail. And I occasionally post fun stuff, like music videos, book-club reviews, or photos of beauty or oddity.
FYI: I was doing this entire blog from my Android phone, snatching moments out of my busy life for quick photos. But I hate auto-correct with a purple passion, so now I'm using the computer for most of the work. I am still using my phone for the photos, though. My photo sizes may be erratic, and the quality isn't stellar. I am not a professional blogger, and do not have time for lots of scenic poses with a great camera. I don't even own a great camera! However, I DO appreciate your continued feedback, even in the absence of photographic artistry.

Thursday, December 1, 2011

The best thrift in life is FREEEEE!

I am definitely putting today's outfit on "Thursdays are for Thrifters" at Spunky Chateau… I didn't pay a red cent for anything from the waist up (except the jacket)!

I'm feeling so good with this outfit, I may repost it into next week's "Visible Monday" as well.

Squeaky's gorgeous earrings from India (I'm going to return them, I swear!):

I'm loving the pink, white, and green combo:

I paired it up with this scarf one of the secretaries gave me, that I hadn't found a way to wear until I acquired this pink sweater. I decided to wear it like a blouse under the sweater, tucking the ends into my pants:

I do really love these shoes:

Sweater: via Freeda's purge pile
Scarf: gift from a friend (which she got at a yard sale)
Pants: Lane Bryant (clearance $10)
Shoes: Bass outlet
Earrings: borrowed from a friend
Brooch: family heirloom gift from M-I-L


  1. This is a great of my favorites of yours! OF course, free makes it even better...but I would have told you to pay for it if you had tried it on in a looks wonderful!

  2. You look lovely in the pink color. The earrings are so cool! Love the brooch. The shoes are really cute.

  3. Very impressive. One of the best outfits we've seen you create. Nice job.

  4. What a creative idea for the scarf! I love the crown brooch. Definitely agreeing with Ally here: One of my favorite outfits of yours so far.

  5. you feel good because you look good! i LOVE this of my faves for you. you've reminded me of my white blazer that hasn't been worn in a while.

    hope all is well!

    What's the next line? Help write the story!

  6. I love this white jacket! I finally located my perfect white blazer after searching for probably a year. SO HAPPY. White blazers add a cool dimension to any outfit.
    Twitter: @GlamKitten88

  7. Those shoes are adorable! I also really love the crown broach! Thanks for linking up!

  8. you look very polished,& classical! your friend squeaky does have lovely earrings.

  9. The earrings are going to be tough to give

  10. Amy, I love the pink sweater and the shoes! You look totally pulled together! :)

  11. Love the burgundy with black and white!

  12. Love the dark colors with the white blazer...pulling off the winter white great job!

  13. Re Fashion Challenge Badge: Hey - I know you blog from your phone. I am unfamiliar with how most phone blogging goes. So please just make sure you have a link referring back to Keely or my blog in your participating posts, if you are unable to use the badge. Thanks, feel free to email me with any further questions/comments/concerns.

  14. Gorgeous earrings, and I love the scarf too! And wow, what super bargains : > Thanks for linking up to Visible Monday!

  15. Digging the scarf as top. Did it stay put all day?

  16. @Freeda yep, with the assistane of a few good friends- safety pins!