Monday, August 30, 2010

the boy is mine

Behind me. In the first photo. You can barely see him. But he's mine; I assure you.

Some other things that are mine:

a handmade pottery mug full of milky sugary teay goodness
three wooden letter blocks, M K S
a blue mini vinal retro arm chair (yes, as cool as it sounds)
several plants (alice, charles kingsley, george, alexander, name a few)

Also mine: this totally awesome blazer. Yes, it is totally awesome.

And these belts? These necklaces? Also awesome.

I bought this dress years ago. This blazer I bought on the weekend. I like doing this: introducing my old clothes to my new clothes. I like it best when they become friends.

Mine as well:

friendly clothes
assorted beach rocks
a tortoise shell from Texas
a stack of K shaped sticky notes
racerocks beer in the fridge (the husband just thinks it's his)
outfit details:

blazer, smart set: $10
dress, ?: 15 or so
shoes, naturalizer: $30
tights, joe fresh style: $3
gold necklace, thrifted: $1
multi strand necklace, smart set: $2
brown belt, camera strap: from my mother in law
green belt, thrifted holt renfrew: $1
baby boy: gift from God

Heart: Kimberellie

ps. this is not my usual park attire (though not far from it); we just stopped by after church. Heels are no good for wooden park structures, btw, I kept getting my heel caught!

ps. ps. blogger seems intent on putting extra spaces in. I would argue with it; but it's cleverer than me and know html better. So I'm just going to let it have its way with my blog.

"A day without sunshine is like, you know, night." Steve Martin


  1. I LOVE this!!! The layered necklaces, the yellow dress, the tights... Amazing.

    clothed much, a modest fashion blog

  2. did you get a new camera?? Probably not...but these pictures are so cute :) I love the yellow!

  3. yikes!!!! I love this outfit so much!!!!!! seriously the yellow dress with those tights... = amazing!

  4. This is totally awesome! Love the multiple necklaces and belts and the blazer and the dress and...well...all of it really.

  5. i love the double belt and the colours of the tights mixed with the sweet yellow of the dress, really cute!

  6. I would have never thought to pair wine tights with yellow...but it looks amazing!!
    I'm also loving the double belt...the layers of jewelry...and of course the boy that is your!

  7. Yeah, camera strap belt. Looks good with those great sandals.
    I think the chair is Your Boy's though, isn't it?
    Great buy on that blazer.
    Love you.

  8. That looks like a rad playground. I imagine one of the cool things about having kids is you can play on the playground again. And, in your case, look incredibly chic whilst doing so! I love the necklaces with this look!

  9. OHH OHH ohhhhhhh I love this outfit! You look amazing - yellow is your colour. Love it with the tights. Love love love!
    And your boy is gorgeous too. :)

  10. I love the dress, I love the colors, I love the double belt, I love the gobs of necklaces!

    Sometimes, I wear my dresses to the park (and get strange looks and accidentally flash the one father who is there with his kid) and sometimes I decide to change into something else. :)

  11. Love the pose on the slides. Priceless. And a perfect description of a mommy fashion blogger. Looking georgous but totally into the mommy moment.
    Beautiful dress. Looks great with the blazer.

  12. Love the whole outfit. The tights are a glorious colour with the beautiful yellow frock and loving the strings of chains and double beltage - if it's worth doing it's definately worth doing at least twice. xxx

  13. Oh ! you're both so adorable !
    My dear, you're really pretty !

  14. What a gorgeous look--you're right, the blazer, the necklaces, the belts, all awesome! Pictures at the park with a cute baby--also awesome! Love it.

  15. Wowee WOW Kim! I love that yellow dress and all the fab look AMAZING! Very awesome pics, lady, and baby :-D

  16. You do look great, and I love the way your tights even kind of match your hair. You are so gifted at putting outfits together.

  17. Love this outfit, love that boy! Also, did someone get a new camera? These pictures look very sharp.

  18. Love that yellow dress with the dark tights!

  19. love that first photo. actually all the photos. but you have a really cute expression in the first one :)

    i also love yellow and black together. i don't know why, i just do :)


    hope you and your family are having a wonderful day!

    ohhhh, come by... i have some boots posted and would love your opinion!

  20. I do believe this is one of my most favorite outfits of yours! You look smashing!!!! The multiple belts and necklaces is great.

  21. yes, they are all rather expensive... i love *nice* shoes... aka expensive! although i almost never pay full price for them... i found most of my designer shoes on ebay for a fraction... they are used, but i don't care ;) so normally i have my eye on something for awhile and then scour the internet for a deal, haha!

    the jeffrey campbells are really cute and now i am starting to lean in that direction.... look at this gal in hers...

    tooo cute! i did a search and couldn't find them anywhere else for cheaper. but i do have a pair of jeffrey campbells and LOVE them! so it might be worth it to do a little budgeting in other areas to get them?(i do it all the time... hence why most of my clothes are thrifted and ebayed) haha!

  22. You look really great! I love the jacket. Your son is so adorable! ♥


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