Sunday, November 11, 2012


 cardi: Belk / tank, leggings skirt: Forever 21 / wedges: c/o Blowfish Shoes / lipstick (color: moxie) c/o Radiant Cosmetics / necklace: c/o Maya Brenner 

i literally ran out the door these morning and literally threw these clothes on to make it to church on time. couldn't find my black tights so i literally settled with leggings. and every time when i wear leggings with boots that show off my ankles, i literally think of a comment i got from somebody way back when - about ankle skin. (things like that doesn't leave one's memory so quickly.) also my stick on nail-polish literally took longer to put on last night than the box said it would take. and last but not least, i literally spent way too much time on tumblr the other night looking up Andrew Garfield gifs. literally.

much love.
{happy monday, friend.}

p.s. see my necklace in the above outfit? this is the Pablove heart necklace from my friends at Maya Brenner - and it hasn't come off of my neck for 3 days! not only am i love with this sterling silver heart (you know me and my love for hearts anything!) but i am in love with the fact that all proceeds from this necklace goes to the Pablove Foundation to continue to help the fight against cancer! read more about Pablove Foundation here and check out Maya Brenner's many gorgeous jewelry pieces here


  1. do you watch parks and recreation? the guy says literally all the time and when I was reading your post I kept picturing him saying it. :)

  2. the use of "literally" is so parks and rec. i love it :).

  3. Chris Traeger says literally all the time. Love me some Parks and Rec!

    PS. You are gorgeous, Illy! xo

  4. hi ilene!

    this is a really nice outfit. so chic. i love the skirt so much!

    i don't get the "literally" reference, but judging from the comments above, it is to parks and rec, a show that i actually hate.

    does this mean are friendship is over?

    hope you had a fabulous weekend, dear. talk soon,

    xox, amber

  5. Loving those nails! And I've never paid close attention to your engagement ring before... ours are very similar :) :) Gorgeous!

  6. please tell me the houndstooth and red is for Alabama? :) roll tide!

    1. don't hate me. i'm a GA fan, so no, it wasn't for AL. go dawgs! ;)

  7. Love love your outfit!! You look gorgeous!! Xoxo

  8. 'Literally' is Niamh's favorite word:). she is asleep on the living room floor for the night bc there was 'literally' a spider on her in the bedroom earlier tonight:P.

    Love the different color/pattern nails!!! and those things are evil buggers to put on. i found one stuck to my arm tonight while watching tv!

    love the skirt. your rock the high low girly!!!! love all your colors. i swear every time i wear more than three un-matchy colors i think of you! lol

    have a great week!!!:):) x

  9. your SO beautiful. I LOVE the stick on nail polish too!

  10. Parks and rec! I love this post and your necklace is too cute!

  11. yay!! love your maya b necklace! and cute nails girl!

    Sandy a la Mode

  12. Cute outfit and nails!

    Lillies & Silk

  13. your nails are amazing! love your blog! :)

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