Vintage Style: Chambray Shirt Dress

March 27, 2013

Hello, friends!  This week is flying by, I cannot believe it’s half over already and I still have so much to do!  That being said, I’ll get straight to today’s outfit:

ootd - chambray shirt dress, vintage belt, tan wedges

I am wearing a chambray shirt dress (Old Navy) that I belted at the waist with a vintage beaded leather souvenir belt.  I added my favorite pair of tan leather wedges (Mia via DSW) and accessorized with my rose gold watch (Target), a couple handmade braided suede bracelets (by me) and a mint and gold braided chain statement necklace (Forever 21).

ootd - chambray shirt dress, vintage beaded leather belt, tan wedges

This outfit is perfect for spring because it’s cool when the sun warms up, but it still has long sleeves for when the breeze picks up and it gets a little chilly.  I love the vintage feel of this shirt dress so I decided to play up the retro 70’s vibe by pairing it with a vintage souvenir belt and some platform wedges.  I chose to represent my home state with a “California” belt, but thanks to a friend, I now have a small collection of these amazing vintage beaded belts, as well as several up for sale in my Etsy shop.

Well, I’m off for more running around today!  I hope you have a great week, thanks for reading :)

 

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6 Comments

  • silversnowdrop

    love it! wearing one now :P

    March 27, 2013 at 9:40 am Reply
    • alligatortoe

      Thank you! I’d love to see how you are styling your shirt dress! :)

      March 27, 2013 at 11:15 am Reply
  • Beibei Wu

    Love it :) Great shirt dress – such a cool way to pull off masculine lines with femininity! :)
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    March 27, 2013 at 4:14 pm Reply
    • alligatortoe

      Thank you! I do love the play between masculinity and femininity :)

      March 29, 2013 at 10:06 am Reply
  • patriciablaj

    I love shirt dresses! The colour of yours is marvelous <3

    March 28, 2013 at 5:06 am Reply
    • alligatortoe

      Thank you! I only have a couple shirt dresses, but I love how simple and stylish they are! :)

      March 28, 2013 at 2:08 pm Reply

    Your comments make my day, let me know what you think! :)

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