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Monday, July 14, 2014

Poncho

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poncho: thrifted: similar / similar
jeans: Old Navy: exact
shoes: Target: exact / similar (and I might like these more!)
bracelet: Forever 21: similar (pretty gold version)

I wore this to work on a Friday, and I know it's been at least a little more than 2 weeks ago because I haven't worked the past two Fridays! Such a wonderful feeling that I'm sad I'll miss out on it this Friday too. :) This poncho is one that I thrifted at least a year ago and have never worn. Do you ever buy something because you think it'll be great, then never wear it? Yeah, me too. But I tried to filter out a lot of that stuff in the great closet(s) clean out that happened a couple of weeks ago. (See the result in one of the rooms here - I'm still really proud of myself!) I'm glad I finally found a use for this piece though. I try to be open minded about sizes when I'm shopping, especially at a thrift store, so this is plus size and I still bought it. I was hoping to go for a loose, flowy look when I bought it (I'm typically a size medium in tops, sometimes a large) then I maybe let the size psych me out a bit, but it's perfect for this stage of pregnancy when I need some extra room! 

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8 comments:

  1. The poncho is such a cute addition to your summer wardrobe. Your belly looks cute in it now, but hopefully it's versatile enough to work when it gets bigger, too!

    xo Jackie
    Something About That

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  2. It looks fantastic on you! And I really love the booties with this outfit!

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  3. This looks so cute, who knew when you bought it how perfect it would be right now! I love it!!

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  4. It's darling on you! I'm glad you re-found it!!

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  5. That is the perfect pregnancy top! Who would have thought! I am loving looser fitting clothes these days - and that definitely wasn't my style before! Yay for being pregnant at the same time! I really wanted to say something before, and it was so hard not to!

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  6. Okay, I LOVE how you look in this outfit, Jess! So put together! I'm not typically a fan of ponchos, but this one is REALLY fun, and I love the flowiness of it!!

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  7. I only purchase from places with lenient or long return policies for that very reason- so many times I buy something and it doesn't work out. That's also why I don't take tags off until I'm ready to head out the door. but anyway, this poncho looks really cute on you!

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  8. Your poncho is gorgeous and perfect for now. You are so polished chic here, Jess. =)

    Hope your pregnancy is going very smooth and you and baby boy are doing well. I haven't heard from you in a long time. Stop by sometime. <3 Ada.

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