Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Wearing: Stripes and Layers



My wardrobe selection is fairly limited given that I'm about 15 kilos heavier than my 25 year old self and that with each baby I birthed, an 5 extra kilos have lingered.

After each pregnancy i've carefully selected a handful of clothing that fits and feels good. That usually, okay always, includes a great pair of black Levis and an assortment of floaty button down tops in size XL, thank you very much.

I find myself layering summer items in various ways to get more bang for my buck. On this occasion i've thrown a loose fitting top over a stripy stretch tee.

Wearing

Stripe Top | Miss Shop from a million years ago (find similar)
Cream Shirt | Levis (find similar)
Vest | Kennedys
Jeans | Levis
Boots c|o Sole Society about 2 years ago (find similar)
Watch c|o The Horse 


Please note, my 'find similar' links are not affiliate links. I have never used affiliate links but if I ever find some spare time, I'll dedicate it to figuring out how the whole thing works and get on board. 

19 comments:

  1. I think you look absolutely radiantly beautiful. Clothes, hair, skin, body the whole package. xx

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  2. You're all boobs and great hair Em, nothing to worry about! Sam

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  3. You look amazing...I never looked that good after having my toddler...it was all trackie dacks and nursing tanks for what seemed like months!

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  4. love it! stripes and layer are my favourite

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  5. I've read your blog for almost a year now, but never commented. I had to tell you how much you inspire me! Your wise words on loving ourselves, being a mama and generally being a confident woman (I'm thinking back over different blog posts you've done) makes me stand a little taller. Thank you.

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  6. I'm layering summer dresses at the moment! love the layering!

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  7. I think you look absolutely lovely! LOVE stretchy strip tops!

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  8. Well, those 15 kgs are all love. I've got just the same amount of love lingering on my frame, I hope they appreciate me carrying it around all this time.
    Your wardrobe is perfect too, but I reckon i'd crash tackle you for that pick mohair before I even said hello Em!

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  9. You look wonderful - I wish that I looked that good after my baby (and I'm fitting back into my pre pregnancy jeans)... I just can't seem to find my style groove now that I'm a stay-at-home mum.

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  10. You look gorgeous ,and don't worry about the extra weight it will come off later ,you look fab to me xx Lisa Mckenzie

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  11. cutteeeee outfit!! love love love! I am loving your blog and am so happy to have stumbled upon it! Hope you have a chance to swing by mine as well! Annnddd I am your newest follower, so I will be back!

    xo, Kelsey Belle

    www.happiereading.blogspot.com

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  12. Oh, love that watch! Love the whole outfit, in fact. xx

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  13. LOVE! I can't wait for it to cool down so I can bust out my faux fur vest!

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Thanks so much for your words of encouragement, advice and solidarity.

xo em