WHAT I WORE | 1970s Does the 1930s

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This is where my new 1930s inspired hair-do gets a little intimate with my Mary Tyle Moore Show watching. You see how these things happen? Rhoda traipses on the screen with her palazzo pants, Phylis with her big collars, while I sit here watching, with my short bob and love for crazy patterns. It all makes sense inside my head.

O U T F I T   D E T A I L S :

slacks: c/o ModCloth | sweater: Rag Refinery | shirt: thrifted | hat: Wear it Again, Patty
Photos: camera on tripod | Canon 28-135mm lens | one strobe light and soft box umbrella

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27 Responses

  1. Ohh, your curls look so wonderful paired with that oversized hat! I love your top too – the collar looks truly amazing!
    x
    Lost in the Haze: Fashion Blog

  2. Melissa says:

    These pants are incredibly unflattering. You usually dress your body so well!

  3. TJ says:

    could this get any cuter??! adore everything!
    xo TJ

  4. Lindsay says:

    I think you look great! Love the pants. You make me want to be brave with separates. Thanks for breaking my cardigan/dress rut.

  5. Liz says:

    I definitely disagree about the pants; I think they’re very flattering! And I can only imagine how they move when you walk. I always like the outfit posts, but the texture and pattern in this one makes it one of my favorites!

  6. Krystin says:

    Well, don’t you look darling as usual! I think the pants look great, too. I might have to find a similar pair for myself:)

  7. Chelsea says:

    you + wide leg pants = ADORABLE! love it.

  8. Stephanie says:

    When I saw the first photo on my blog feed I thought it was actually a retro photo. you look sharp!

  9. Lucia says:

    cuteee!!! you’re so adorable, and love your curly hair.

  10. steffy says:

    i love the hat and blouse!
    Steffys Pros and Cons

  11. Renae says:

    I think the pants are lovely! They look so comfortable :)

  12. Bailey Tann says:

    So cute! I love your pants!

  13. Teresa says:

    Adorable! I like the mix of prints and I always love mixing browns and blues together.

  14. Oana Befort says:

    Such a pretty outfit! You look lovely! Xo!

  15. Sarah says:

    I disagree with Melissa, I think the pants are lovely and you look great!

  16. jen says:

    i love it girl!, you’re simply stunning in that outfit! ;”>

  17. liz says:

    i’m loving the wide legs!

  18. How do you make such wild things look grand?
    It is stupendous!
    Anna

  19. Oh my goodness!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! You look great.

  20. Your bob is just great and this is a fantastic outfit too. Love the prints and layers.
    XOXO

  21. 70s does 30s is one of my favourite themes! Faye Dunaway, all the way :)

  22. Katrina says:

    just adorable! your hair is perfect, yes i had to repeat!
    xo katrina
    theyoungbridgetjones.blogspot.com

  23. MollyMonkeys says:

    you look amazing in that outfit – really!!!

  24. Sandra says:

    hi Mandie. it makes sense to me too. that outfit is amazing and you look a.dor.able!
    i hope you have a great day.