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April 23, 2013

Spring Fashion Week - Tuesday

So, this is basically a love letter to my green pants.

My green pants are amazing.  They're ever-so-slightly loose, wearing a bit more like trousers or sweatpants than jeans.  They are corduroy, which immediately ups the awesome factor.  And they are this delightful neon-apple green that never fails to make me smile.  Watch out, world, katie has green pants.


I also really like this sweater -- it's such a lovely chunky open-knit lace, and *exactly* my skin tone.  A sweet feminine touch, which is an amusing contrast to the oh-so-bold green pants. 

Tank: Target | Sweater: Anthropologie, thrifted | GREEN PANTS: thrifted | Necklaces: birthday gift from the mister (black), Kohls (turquoise) | Sandals: Kalso Earth

Does that one look overly senior-picture-y to anyone else?  It's okay; if I'd had my green pants then, I totally would have done my senior portraits in them.  Also, apparently I spend so much time in the hunched-over-studying posture that I am physically incapable of relaxing my shoulders anymore.  It's okay, trapezius muscles, you can chill out, there's a fence there holding you up.   


Curly hair!  And a far more realistically-katie facial expression.

If Spring Fashion Week is what brought you here, thanks for stopping by!  Now, go check out what everyone else is up to.

10 comments:

  1. I am green with envy over those green pants! I love the color and texture! They are a really flattering fit on you, too! You are so cute!

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  2. wow, those pants are amazing. When you said senior picture-y, I thought of seniors, as in ladies over 80. I was so confused over what you were saying until I reread it and realized you were talking about high school! Lol. You look awesome!!

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  3. ummm...i never thought i would say this in my entire life. but i think i need some green pants in my wardrobe!! those are fabulous!

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  4. Okay, this isn't fair. Just a couple weeks ago I posted about how I've recently lost my beloved bright green jeans. I still haven't found them yet, either. I can understand the kind of love you have for those pants--don't let them wander away! It's heartbreaking.
    And I love your necklace!

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  5. Those are indeed some pretty awesome green pants! I feel like whenever I find fun colored pants, they're uncomfortable. That's so awesome that these are comfy and cool! You look just lovely in them! Do they match your glasses???

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    1. Thanks! They sort of do (though it's not intentional, more a testament to how much I gravitate towards green)...the arm pieces of the glasses are an apple-y green, far more subdued than the pants, but the rim of the black part is the same bright! neon! green! Just a thin little strip, though, so it doesn't photograph well.

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  6. Oh my gosh, that last picture is so cute. You look great in green! I haven't been able to find any colored pants that fit me well yet, but I love them on other people!

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  7. I love those green pants! I definitely need more colored pants in my closet.

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  8. I want to own your pants but I love your outfit in general. In fact, this is like my dream outfit. I have decided I just want to wear cute tshirts and sweaters for the rest of my life... and those pants... sigh... perfection.

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