Thursday, September 6, 2012

Wearing Now: Borrowed from Mom

Blouse: Faconnable (great version here)
Trousers: Theory (similar here)
Blazer: J. Crew - $20 via eBay (similar here)
Pumps: Isaac Mizrahi (similar here)
Bag: Bric's - $100 via DSW (similar here)
Sunglasses: Fendi - $80 via Nordstrom Rack
Accessories: Coach, eBay

The day I had scheduled an interview for a volunteering position at a local hospital is the day I realized I have nothing professional left in my closet. I could only wear my swanky wide leg pants so many times before sending them off to the cleaner's - and of course, they were gone on the day I needed them most. This is when mom's wardrobe came to the rescue (notice I didn't say "mom" - she didn't know this thievery went down): I borrowed the blouse, trousers, and pumps (which are actually mine but temporarily reside in her closet) and got the position on the spot. Speaking of getting positions, I had TWO job offers today! Now I have the problem of deciding between the two, which is my favorite kind of dilemma.


  1. Loving those pants. Wide leg trousers are my favorite. ANd congrats on the two job offers!

  2. Wow congrats on the job offers! Good luck deciding which one you'll take - I have an interview next week so this has definitely inspired me to be a little more professional looking in my chosen ensemble.

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  3. Congrats on the job offers, that is so awesome that you have two!

  4. COngratulations on the job offers! That's fantastic. I would have loved to borrow interviewing attire from my mom, I never wear mine and it would have saved tons.

  5. Good luck with your decision, I am sure you'll make the right one. I love this outfit, the gray blouse is gorgeous, and you look great in the round oversized sunnies.

  6. Congrats and good luck no matter which position you decide to take. Loving this look! The wide leg trousers are a really flattering look on you :)

  7. congrats!!! that's what i need, haha. you look simply SMASHING and so professional. love all those teeny buttons and the two tans together.

    <3 Cambria

  8. Congratulations on the job offers!! When will you be starting your new job? So great that you and your Mom can wear the same clothes - a wonderful way to expand your wardrobe (even if she doesn't know it) ;)

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