|Blouse: Simply Vera from Kohl’s
I know some are thinking…when
will she tire of these black
capris…well workwear is just
around the corner and I promise
to kiss them farwell for awhile!!
Shoes: Cole Hahn Flats from
Do you have outfits you see differently from the rest of the world?? This OOTD is such an outfit for me.
I literally threw the top on with the capris for church recently…looked in the mirror….and thought, “IT MAKES ME LOOK OVERWEIGHT, BUT IN THIS HEAT, IT WORKS SO I AM GOING TO WEAR IT ANYWAY!” I really do like this top…but since I lost weight recently, it is a bit oversized and I think makes me look larger.
But, lo and behold, I arrived at church and someone says, “WOW, how much weight have you lost, you look awesome!” I think I actually walked away shaking my head because I just did not understand. The same person had seen me in clothes which I believe fit better and showed my weight loss.
Then, two days later, I wore the same outfit to teach a workshop at school and, sure enough, another friend said almost the exact same words to me. I was baffled. But, I will not argue with more than one comment…..I will probably wear it again next week when in-service training starts for teachers. It’s good enough for me that two different people saw something I didn’t and I really need looks that work in this oppressive heat!! Also, who doesn’t love to hear a compliment!
REMEMBER: PROJECT RUNWAY TONIGHT…LET’S GIVE SOME SUPPORT TO OVER 50 DESIGNER, BERT!!