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Day-dreaming of Coachella

If I found a magic lamp right now and a blue djinn/genie (whatever floats your boat) popped out of it with Robin William's voice and told me I could have only one wish, I'd probably use it to get myself to Cali so I could have the time of my life at Coachella. I'd absolutely kill to go. But, for some absurd reason, the festival dates are always during my final exams. SERIOUSLY. Couldn't they move it a week back?! The things I would do..

Anyway, yes, I want to go to Coachella for the music. But I also want to go so that I can wear my summery clothes and not feel like an idiot, because let's face it, Coachella is just a convention for all the trendy people out there (at least from what I can tell from the hundreds of Coachella-style-photos). So really, anything goes. In celebration of me not going to this music festival (I will go one day, I swear), I decided to put an outfit together that I'd wear if I was lucky enough to be attending. Let us sit here and e-cry together. Just kidding. Also, my EAS (Earth Atmospheric Sciences) course tells me that in order to reduce waste volume at land fills, we should compost, so let's start a pact. I'll do it if you do it. Okay? Deal.

PS: Yes, I wear these sandals probably too much, but the added height I get is fabulous. They're such man-repellers, it's great. 

cropped bralet and leather skirt c/o goodnight macaroon, bag c/o romwe, pyrite necklace c/o wolf circus, platforms from free people, sunglasses from hawaii, pink skull bracelet c/o required flare

19 comments:

Lidka said...

You always look wonderful! I wish you a nice festival, but one day.

Marie a la Mode said...

Love this Alyssa! The perfect Coachella outfit!

evanescent said...

i wish i could go to coachella TOO ugh! but that outfit is super chic, i love it.

http://evanescenttoday.blogspot.com/

Alyssa said...

Thank you Lidka, Marie, and Evanescent! :)

Melanie Liliana said...

This would be a great outfit for Coachella! I've always wanted to go!! I'm your newest follower! I just moved from the Toronto area to super small town Alberta so I'm trying to find some blogs that are close! Love this one! xo

Melanie

iambornlippy.blogspot.com

Jeenee said...

Let's e-cry together! :'( I would kill (by that I mean myself.jk) to go to Coachella too. And I would probably wear something like this. The coolest event only deserves the coolest summer outfit! <3

Lan-Anh said...

i kinda start hating watching your pictures because you're so pretty ._____.

Alyssa said...

@Melanie, Thank you! :) Hope you like Alberta!
@Jeenee, <3
@Lan-Anh, Eeep, I really don't want you to feel that way! :(

maggie said...

So pretty! Yeah I'd want to go to Coachella for the bands too, but I'm like you, I have exams right around that time and can't afford to miss them :( Also, I'd turn into a tomato since I burn so easily (whoops)

I love your layered necklaces! Love them over your cropped bralet and skirt.

xx maggie
saltandleather.blogspot.com

Krissy ~ said...

ahh so pretty! i want a bralet like your's!
Krissy xoxo

Well... said...

Gorgeous as usual!
I love the zipped, cropped bustier.
Also, keep wearing those man-repellers! Haha, I love shoes that add height :)

Trendy Teal

vanja said...

wow, I got a little shook up when I read your post. Aren't you composting already?! I thought thas was standard? Where I am from (Sweden) EVERYONE compost - glass, colored glass, paper, food waste,carton ... We have to pay extra taxes + a fine if we would get caught not composting ..

Haha. I get there are some differences in the world.

Alyssa said...

Recycling is a common practice in Canada, I'd say. But I'm not sure if a lot of people compost!

meg said...

those shoes are great- keep wearing them!!
the bralet is so cute. im a bit jealous.
xx
cottonandtime.blogspot.com

Lubna said...

Oooh, the cropped top looks so interesting with the skirt, love it! x

Lubna
ELLE VOX

Toni said...

Great skirt! I wish I could afford to go to festivals this year!! :(

www.fashionyourseatbelts.net

Late Manta said...

Congrats for your magic lamp :)

Lovely outfit and great details.

Best wishes from your Berlin.

Your Late Manta Team.
www.latemanta.com

melissa said...

lovely

Look up. said...

Love the outfit, this bustier is to kill for !

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