OOTD :: of stripes, skirts and cold shoulders

6.25.14

6.25.14

6.25.14

Hullo, Wordless Wednesday!

I love the 80s, and here’s my paean to it with cut-out shoulders, batwing sleeves and happy, happy colors. No fingerless lace gloves or cropped red leather jackets for me, though. I’m feeling nostalgic, not derivative.

 

:: Just the facts, ma’am ::
Top – Jean Paul Gaultier @ Target
Skirt – F21
Sandals – Merona @ Target

:: Linking ::
WIWW @ The Pleated Poppy
52 Pick-me-up @ SpyGirl

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14 thoughts on “OOTD :: of stripes, skirts and cold shoulders

  1. What a fun top! It looks good on you, but you know, when I look back, 80s style is not a fashion look I want to repeat. Loved the New Wave music, though!

    • That’s what I thought too! I was so dreading the 80s and 90s – fashion wasteland, in my opinion. But we have ways! (<— read in diabolical German accent)

    • Oh, to be that cliche! I wanted to be Molly Ringwald in Pretty in Pink so badly, it hurt. I even had a Duckie of my own back then. Sadly, no Blaine. But then again, I would never date someone with the name of a major appliance. ;p

  2. The skirt looks great! 🙂
    I would love it if you would check out my blog & follow if you like it! 🙂

  3. [1st comment rejected by WP. Let’s try again.]
    Yay 80s! Your top sums them up. Thanks for linking! xo

    • Silly WP. And yay to JPG for providing me with the perfect 80s top. Now I’m just waiting for you to come up with another round of 52 Pick-me-up. ;p

    • I didn’t even know they were a thing until I read about them on Sammy D. I guess that was one trend that passed me by.

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