We were never built to last

I feel like I had something relatively important to say, but I've forgotten it. Story of my life. So now you have the option of reading the useless jibber jabber that follows. Your patience humbles me. Anyway, I've just decided this split second to spontaneously make a pact with myself and my fellow internet friends (this be you) that I will not purchase anything on the interwebz for the next month or so (until I leave for Seattle). I am counting on everyone around me to keep me accountable, considering that I could never do so. Just kidding, I'll try my best. In the mean time, I should stop "window shopping." This probably means that I'll have to unsubscribe to all the different online boutiques, etc etc to prevent temptation. It's like I'm going to rehab for an addiction of some sort (that's what T calls it at least).

Okay, now I remember what I was going to say. And it's kind of dumb that I forgot considering it has everything to do with my outfit (see below). If I haven't gushed about Oak + Fort before, then I will do it now. I apologize for any false uses of grammar and/or vocabulary because I often become speechless and dumbfounded when talking about stores of this caliber. Was that too much? Okay, I'll tone it down a bit. Anyway, I received an e-mail a while ago from fashion blogger extraordinaire M'c Kenneth of Little Fashionisto asking if I was interested in a collaboration. You see, I would explain my reaction, but that in itself would be a whole different story filled with cries of joy and caps lock texts being sent to my mom. Anyway, being the shitty blogger I am, I've only been able to take the photos yesterday. Yesterday. Can you believe it?! Between trying to find a day that wasn't raining, a time that my brother was available, and a mood in which I wasn't too, too lazy, I finally took the photos which I definitely regret not taking earlier. So, with this, I present to you the perfection that is Oak + Fort. Just don't look at me, because that ruins everything.

blouse and skirt c/o oak + fort, heels from aldo, spiked bracelet c/o beginning boutique, double finger ring c/o number a, diy floral head wreath, necklace c/o mad lady

22 comments:

Xixia said...

Gorgeous blouse & skirt combo! So light and dreamy. :)
And hahah, I just made that pact myself, because I just made a huge dent in my checking account after ordering my camera! I'm not even sure if I have enough for my haircut later this week...O.o
That's exciting about Seattle though! Are you going there for vacation?
♥ xixia | thisisxixia.com

Jacky said...

you look unbelievable pretty and the outfit is perfect <3

http://londonandcoffee.blogspot.com/

charity victoria said...

such gorgeous, dreamy photos!

brynwhitney said...

my goodness so lovely

Carrie said...

Gorgeous!

Style in the City

ermako said...

this look is perfect!

Michelleesque said...

I absolutely love your skirt! It looks so dreamy!

Michelle
www.michelleesque.com

Jelena Dimić said...

I adore your outfit, the necklace is fantastic! Your hair blew me off, too. :D
I'm following you now. :D If you want, you can find me on: http://the-wandering-heart.blogspot.com
Have a nice day! Kisses from Serbia! :*

Lauren Harris said...

this is such a beautiful, simple look, you look stunning! good luck not internet shopping for a month, i know the feeling, haha!xxx
http://laurenharrisart.blogspot.co.uk/

AVY said...

Lovely skirt, and pretty pics of course.

/Avy

http://mymotherfuckedmickjagger.blogspot.com

RHODA said...

this look is so beautiful!

www.styleandshades.blogspot.com

Defty said...

I love your hair and your blog is amazing!
I'm following you now. Could you just see my blog and tell what do you think about it? I'd be grateful ;)

http://defty-fashion.blogspot.com/

Carmen Ri said...

These photos are just the prettiest! I'm in love with the whole outfit!

Carmen Ri.

oleah said...

really pretty look.

xthesimplethingsx.blogspot.com

Stephanie Liu said...

this is so beautiful, such a prairie fairie <3

Xx stephanie
HONEY & SILK

Mary K said...

Woww! This is a really gorgeous look!!<3

Theresa said...

BEAUTIFUL photos! You look gorgeous. (:

-theresa
collaredblouse.blogspot.com

Miranda said...

are you kidding? you're beautiful!
i love these pieces - perfect for the summer. and your hair is phenomenal!

m
shepullsthetrigger.com

DaBi Vintage said...

lovely pics!kisses from Italy

districtoflights said...

Gorgeous photos! :)
You're coming to Seattle?! :O

Alyssa said...

Thank you everyone so much for the comments!
@Xixia, I'm going to Seattle with some friends for vacay! So excited :)
@Defty, you have a lovely blog! Nice and simple with clear pictures. I like it!
@Districtofflights, I take you're from Seattle or close by! Do you have any shopping suggestions? :)

Isabelle said...

love your hair color!

xx
isabelle

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