30x30 | twenty-nine

overalls and heels
cute gingham and overalls
overalls: American Eagle (similar) // shirt: Forever 21 (similar) // heels: LuLu*s // glasses: BonLook

Photos by Briley Noel

Like I said, overalls again real soon. If I could wear them every day, and sleep in them too, I would. I ended up with this gingham + overall pairing on accident one morning because I couldn't find my red striped tee and I was running late for work. I decided my chambray may not be the right color to do a denim-on-denim look with these overalls, so I grabbed my navy gingham and headed to the mirror for a look-see. At first, I feared they looked too farmer chic, so I added the heels to dress it all up a notch. I think staying in the same color family with the blues and purple helped the heels make more sense. Had it not been for the 30x30, I might have grabbed a pop-of-color flat instead.

Turns out, this is one of my favorite ways to wear my overalls now, which is great because I'm a big fan of gingham and I'm always on the lookout for more.

On another note, I've been linking to BonLook lately in my outfit credits because I get questions all the time about where my glasses are from. It looks like they don't carry my particular pair anymore, but I had such a fantastic experience with them that I want to rep all their glasses anyway. I related news, I fell asleep on mine this week. Yes, you read that right, not in them, as if I were wearing them, but on them. I managed to take them off before my afternoon nap, but I only got as far as tossing them down by my legs. Four hours later and my frames are totally smushed flat. I woke up in a tizzy, totally horrified at what I'd done. Luckily, these babies bent (carefully!) right back into place, good as new. Thank goodness. So, durable and cute. BonLook, you have my heart.

8 comments

  1. I actually just bought a pair of glasses from BonLook yesterday because I love the frames you have! Thank you for letting the readers know where you got them from!

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  2. stop being so cute. how do you look so cute in these overalls? seriously help me.

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  3. You have me considering going into an American Eagle (for the first time in at least a year, more like two or three) and trying to scout out a pair of overalls. Also, this outfit is the cutest. I love the purple and gingham, and it's totally unexpected!


    -Jen
    yourstrulyjen.com

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  4. unfortunately, i think the overalls might have just been an online exclusive. i hope they are in stores though!

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  5. i'm so excited that you bought some! can't wait to see pics of the frames you chose!

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  6. Cute, real cute! Adding the pop of colour with the shoes just does the whole outfit a nice little bit of colour justice.

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  7. Niels Windfeld LundMay 18, 2014 at 11:39 AM

    you look fantastic, I can see how you are an overalls loving person, if you see my blog, bibprofessor.wordpress.com you can understand how I share your love of wearing overalls every day ! it is just the best clothing item to wear, to enjoy life and I can really see you are enjoying life in your overalls - overall greetings Niels aka bibprofessor

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  8. you are killin' the overalls! I wish I could rock them but I think I'm too short. You're almost done with the challenge!

    Maddy

    http://cassidylou.com

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