9.07.2011

What I Wore: Stripity Stripes

This self proclaimed stripes hater may just be changing her mind....

I am not sure when it happened BUT stripes have snuck into my wardrobe. I even kind of like them (shhhhhh!). You see, being a bigger girl, you tend to shy away from things that make you look bigger. And Horizontal stripes made me look huge. I have worn stripes here, here and here. I really liked the outfits AND how I looked in them. I am not saying that stripes and I are BFF's but I am giving her a chance. I still feel VERY self conscious in them. I don't feel 100% thin, slim or pretty. But I am trying.

P.S. More than half of my outfit is Old Navy. Again. 

Stripity Stripes



 What I Wore:
Sweater: Old Navy
Shorts: Target (no longer available)
Shoes: Old Navy

9 comments:

  1. I was a stripes hater too but some how I have been adding more to my closet. I really like this look :)

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  2. You're a girl after my own heart Mandy! I saw that sweater and came *this* close to buying it! Did you also see the cardigan with the zipper front? LOVE.

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  3. Ooooh I love! I think I need some more stripes in my life too....
    xoxo
    Lia

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  4. Love the colors of this top and with the dressy shorts, so cute! I'm don't have many stripes in my closet (seriously maybe one shirt) but I always love how they look on other people. Maybe time to add a few!

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  5. yay i love Old Navy...I'm a stripe addict too. It's becoming quite the problem

    love your outfit

    Cami
    www.allthingslovelyblog.com

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  6. I think those stripes look great on you. They do not make you look one bit big. Your beautiful :)

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  7. ok so i dont think these look bad on you at all. stripes are such a hard pattern to place on things and do it appropriately but i think you did it.

    i just recently bought a sweater (i like starved myself so i could have the sweater since i have no money) that is stripes and my lazy butt never tried it on...so now i dont care for it as much. butttt...after seeing how you paired your top here, it kind of inspired me on how to wear mine. thanks girl :)

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  8. I love this striped sweater. I saw it the other day in Old Navy and am kicking myself for not buying it. I love how you've styled it too. You look fabulous.

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