Style, S’il Vous Plaît

high waist sailor button jeans american eagle with vest and oxford shirt michael kors purse

high waist sailor button jeans american eagle with vest and oxford shirt michael kors purse

high waist sailor button jeans american eagle with vest and oxford shirt michael kors purse

What I’m Wearing

  • Jeans: American Eagle
  • Belt: Forever 21
  • Vest, White Oxford shirt: New York & Company
  • Bracelets: Charming Charlies
  • Handbag: Michael by Michael Kors
  • Watch: Toywatch Plasteramic

A little annoyed about the fact that my belt chose to ride up a little during the pictures, but whatev. I shouldn’t dwell on it.  Nothing’s perfect! It can be hard to pull off a boyish, businessman-like vest without looking too androgenous.

But even with a crisp white shirt, I felt the sailor-button style dark wash jeans, straw-bucket bag, dagger-like hot pink stilletos, and sparkly bangles helped avoid looking too masculine. What do you think? I had fun with the braid – it’s the first time I’ve been able to braid my hair in a very long time!

My belated birthday present from HB came in yesterday…and it was…..THIS! Oooh it’s so pretty and I’m such a lucky girl. I’m a DY fanatic.

Psst…guess what? Today is Friday, May 7th, and that means I am officially done with my second year of medical school!

Last question: what do you think of the new Like feature I’m trying out? It seems like since I implemented it only a couple people have liked the latest posts. Should it stay or should it go? Try it out and let me know what you think!

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  • After I finished wiping up my drool over that MK straw bag, I was able to post a comment.

    You look great! (BTW, the DY heavy chain pewter necklace is fantastic. Can't wait to see how you wear it in a post)

  • Gorgeous as always! Wish I knew how to tie a plait. Killer bag!

    Love!

  • So pretty!!! I've been following your site for quite sometime!! I love it!!

    Congrats on Med school!!! I'm struggling myself, right now, to pass an exam!!!

    Btw do you have the winner on your "Sex and the City" Giveaway? Oh, I'm so anxious!!

    • Thank you Wil–the winner will be chosen after the contest ends tonight at 11:59pm! 🙂

  • Jennifer B

    I love the pink shoes with that outfit. I love pops of color like that

  • Ginifer

    This looks like it's straight out of a lookbook!

  • Love it all!
    J

  • I really like this outfit!
    Where are the shoes from?

    • why do i always forget to mention the shoes? lol…they're from Bakers!

  • How cute are you??!! Love the outfit!

  • Lauren W.

    Love those shoes peeping out from great jeans. And the braid…. I'm still trying to figure out how to make a braid like that! I might go buy that vest right this very second…. love your blog!

  • Those shoes are INCREDIBLE! I love the color.
    And I think you definitley rocked this look.

  • Valerie H.

    Darlin', you look gorgeous, as always. But have you considered taking a size smaller in the jeans? They look like they're swamping you!

    • Yeah this pair is from my days post-college, pre-med school when I was a size bigger 🙂

  • rt @PrttyShnySprkly Latest outfit; "Style, S'il Vous Plaît". http://su.pr/1pZljv Thumbs up on @stumbleupon if u like, s'il vous plaît! 😉

  • T
  • Looks really nice and pulled together. Love, love, LOVE the shoes!

    Yay on completing the second year! 🙂

  • i just love the pop of colour with your pink shoes 🙂

  • hehe love the creativity behind this one as well. =) not sure how much i'm liking the style of the jeans tho the belt kinda gives it a bit of a professional look. yes in a world where working makes us more androgenous, it doesn't hurt to add a little feminine flair here and there. <3 the purse!! hehe and gotta love charming charlie's too =D

  • Just discovered your blog. Lovely outfits and pictures, can't wait to peruse the other posts too.

    my life in style

  • I love the whole look from your braid to the tips of those fabulous pink toes. I think the jeans look nice a bit baggy like that. You look like you are getting more comfortable in front of the camera too. Congratulations on finishing your second year and on having a man with good taste.

  • Kelly

    LOVE the outfit! And the bag is AMazing! Went out and bought myself a vest b/c it looked so great with this outfit. So happy to see that everything is going well for you! Keep it up girl!