what i wore

welcome to what i wore!  join me each week as i share my weekly outfits – just real clothes for real women.  i don’t have a huge shopping budget and i don’t dress super fancy, but when i get out of my yoga pants and into real clothes, i just feel better. another note: you will see me wear the same things over and over again.  i only have so many items in my closet so i either stick with what i know works, or i try a new combination with old items.  looking through the hundreds of other women who link to the bottom of this post helps me come up with outfit ideas. another huge help: pinterest!  i compile lots of outfits on there that i think i could pull off or have most of the components of it.  super helpful.


just the classics.

white shirt – target \\  jeans – forever 21 \\ sandals – glittered by me \\  necklace & earrings – lisa leonard designs \\  belt – target


love tee – forever 21 (i loved my first one so much, i bought 2 the last time i spotted them!) \\  jeans – stitch fix \\ wedges – american eagle outfitters \\  earrings – lisa leonard designs \\  tassel necklaces – made by me

note on the necklaces:  i haven’t had it in me to sell anything since i closed my shop, but i will be listing some items most likely this week (these necklaces included)!


new favorite outfit!

shirt – forever 21 \\  jeans – stitch fix \\  converse – nordstrom rack \\  belt – old \\  watch – one little mama (not sold anymore)


kids’ first day of school, work at the thrift store

top – forever 21 \\   jeans – forever 21 \\  sandals – target \\  earrings - lisa leonard designs


first day of homeschool!

tee – forever 21 \\  pants – golden tote \\  sandals – old navy \\ necklace – lisa leonard designs

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1. link to your specific blog post, not your blog’s main page. ex: http://thepleatedpoppy.com/2011/09/what-i-wore-wednesday-fall-inspiration/ not http://thepleatedpoppy.com/blog/.
2. please only link outfit related posts. your craft project may be adorable, or that may be a great giveaway, but this linky is for outfit related posts only – thank you!
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4. check out as many links as possible! i am constantly inspired by so many outfits each week! and you will definitely find some new blogs that you’ve never stumbled upon

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instagram is my happy place

do you follow me over on instagram? (i’m @thepleatedpoppy). i just love instagram, it’s my happy place and a great source of inspiration along with the place i find great new bloggers and friends. you can click my profile to see who i’m following too. it’s the best way to find new feeds! find someone you like, and click their profile to see who THEY like.

who is your favorite blogger to follow on instagram? i’d love to know!

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one feed i LOVE to follow is @redletterwords. dee made that Micah print that i have hanging in my home and now she does custom prints!

AND today on instagram i get to giveaway a $75 gift certificate to my friend dee’s shop from red letter words. head on over there for more details on how you can enter. and just in case you don’t win, i’ve got a 25% off code for you over on instagram. that’s HUGE!

fingers crossed for you! good luck!