dressed up like a lady: Another Nine and a Half Weeks

Mar 25, 2011

Another Nine and a Half Weeks

Perchance you remember a recent post, in which I took an unapologetically sexy cue from the movie  9 1/2 Weeks and wore a super short sweater dress with thigh high boots. Well spring weather has yet to arrive in Michigan, so I went ahead and tried my hand at one of the movie's less overtly saucy style combos.

Namely: the giant sweater and flats.

Clearly, the word "inspirational" is key here, because 9 1/2 Weeks was just the starting off point. If I'm being honest, I ended up looking more like an illustration from a Babysitter's Club cover.

Which I'm fine with, by the way.



I even rocked a boxy, eighties coat. Which tragically, fit the temperature perfectly, since it's been a hair above freezing all week.


All in all, I rather enjoyed bastardizing Kim Basinger's chic, bourgeois urban style. This fashion experiment gets a passing grade in my book. 

7 comments :

  1. That's a gorgeous shade of purple. You have the leanness necessary to pull off this look so very well! And are those actually modern dance shoes?

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  2. Haha, good call, Erin! They're jazz shoes. :)

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  3. I always thought those big sweaters were cute on girls. Keep it up, hopefully you'll bring em back!

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  4. I think you look good no matter what you wear!

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  5. You're awesome. I visited your blog for 2 years. Now I'm leaving a comment finally. Your outfits are always perfectly cute & feminine. I like yor style and temper ( You're seem to be a nice person). You always look like the only one.

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  6. Its got the inspiration, maybe a lil bsc but thats okay too :)

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  7. I had quite the laugh over: "If I'm being honest, I ended up looking more like an illustration from a Babysitter's Club cover."

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