Mountain View

March 1, 2012
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A few weeks ago we managed to get away to the mountains.  It was a beautiful day, perfect temperature as far as I was concerned (I like it cool), and a much needed break.  As I finish up a rather frenetic week, I’m choosing to post these pictures as a reminder to myself that I need to do this again soon.

I quickly threw on my thrifted jeans, boots, and hat, leather jacket  T.J Maxx, upcycled cowl, vest from ?, upcycled backwards  sweater, and earrings.  Some days, the outfit takes a back seat, especially when the mountains are calling.

 

 

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10 Responses to Mountain View

  1. Melanie on March 2, 2012 at 3:47 am

    To me this outfit is far from backseat, more like comfortable driver’s seat. The calm in the photo is palpable – I can hear that silence. This post is a good reminder to step away and breathe.

    • Jean on March 2, 2012 at 12:37 pm

      From the sound of things, you might need the mountains as well soon. I’m sure you’ll have the perfect ensemble and I can’t wait to see it.

  2. mary jo on March 2, 2012 at 10:56 am

    I think you look pretty chic for a mountain walk! Hope you have a wonderful weekend!

    xo Mary Jo

    • Jean on March 2, 2012 at 12:45 pm

      Thank you, I’m going to!! As a fellow Pisces, it’s important we enjoy this time. The photo of the Hotel Bel Air took my breath away. Enjoy!!!

  3. The Style Crone on March 3, 2012 at 10:21 pm

    Great outfit for the mountains! Elegance is appreciated in any environment, and you look relaxed and peaceful. Do you have a March birthday???

    • Jean on March 4, 2012 at 1:37 am

      Yes, we both have a birthday coming up, if I’m not mistaken! So does Rosemary of foreveronthecatwalkoflife.blogspot.com She and I share the exact same day, while you’re a day later, I believe. Birds of a feather?

  4. megan, the frugalista diaries on March 6, 2012 at 11:44 pm

    Gorgeous, we were just in the NC mountains a couple week ago…so serene.

    • Jean on March 6, 2012 at 11:53 pm

      I just wish I got up there more often.

  5. Ann Goffe on March 19, 2012 at 11:51 am

    Mountain? looks more like runway to me
    I’m going to follow this blog and get stylish for spring!

    • Jean on March 19, 2012 at 11:57 am

      Please please visit. I miss you and am so happy to see you here!

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