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July 9, 2012

Tee shirt c/o Gap, H&M wedges, Rebecca Minkoff bag, DIY shorts, necklace c/o Blackbird
This is about as casual as it can possibly get (barring a matching sweatsuit outfit or yoga pants, that is). One of my best friends moved to TO this weekend to stay for the rest of the summer so naturally, we celebrated her arrival, meaning I was not feeling my absolute best in these pics! Really though, I’ll jump at any excuse to wear my favourite cut-offs or Gap’s super comfortable and soft shirt, so a casual Sunday night dinner party seemed like a perfect time to throw on some of my comfiest, no-fail pieces (I needed room to eat, after all).
Anyway, I had such a great weekend and am so excited to have one of my favourites here!
Hope you all had an amazing weekend as well, and don’t forget to enter my Hattitude necklace giveaway – ends this Friday!

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37 Comments

  • Reply Tara St July 9, 2012 at 1:17 pm

    That necklace is so cool! I love this relaxed look.
    Tara
    Penniless Socialite

  • Reply Tinacious Me July 9, 2012 at 1:20 pm

    cute collar necklace, Alexandra!

    ~ http://www.Tinacious.Me ~

  • Reply Katie- Hems for Her July 9, 2012 at 1:51 pm

    I love how your "dressed down" is so beyond gorgeous! I love you with this pop of color from the t-shirt πŸ™‚

  • Reply Neris / Fashion Fractions July 9, 2012 at 1:51 pm

    love this casual look! perfect for lazy weekends!

    xoxo,

    Fashion Fractions

  • Reply shopandtwirl.com July 9, 2012 at 2:07 pm

    I don't think I've ever seen a tee and shorts look so glamorous! What a beautiful look!

  • Reply Macey July 9, 2012 at 2:11 pm

    I love this casual look, still so put together! I'm a big fan of dressing up a pair of jeans and a t-shirt!

    Macey
    laidbackdays.blogspot.ca

  • Reply claude July 9, 2012 at 2:32 pm

    sounds fun! it's always good to have the best ones around:)
    btw I have the same ring;)

    xx claude

  • Reply JennaStevie July 9, 2012 at 2:56 pm

    Perfect casual summer look! These shorts are so awesome, they fit you perfectly and the blue looks gorgeous on you. Sounds like a good weekend!

  • Reply p.s.s July 9, 2012 at 3:40 pm

    Your shirt matches your eyes!

    (On another note, I got my own domain. Come on over!)

    xo,
    Courtney
    GirlAvantGarde.comt

  • Reply Michelle Lee July 9, 2012 at 4:11 pm

    beautiful photos πŸ™‚

    pink.lemon.in.crystal

  • Reply alison*elle July 9, 2012 at 4:20 pm

    I feel like I need to revisit denim shorts… I am loving them on you, Alex. Glad you had a great weekend!

    xo, alison*elle

  • Reply Sandy Joe July 9, 2012 at 6:25 pm

    Stunning even when you don't try! I always try and figure out where you are in the city in each post! You haveeeee to go eat at Parts & Labour!!!

    x The Pretty Secrets

  • Reply Cee July 9, 2012 at 6:34 pm

    You're too funny, pally – and I have to say, you really put the rest of us to shame by looking so gorgeous while hungover. How unfair! Loving this simple look, especially with the addition of that fabulous geometric necklace. So pretty. Miss you!
    xox,
    Cee

  • Reply Stesha July 9, 2012 at 6:37 pm

    you look fabulous, hungover and casual looks good on you!! haha! have fun with our friend all summer πŸ™‚

    xxS

  • Reply Ana in fashion July 9, 2012 at 6:41 pm

    Just beautiful!

    Kisses!
    Ana

  • Reply jules July 9, 2012 at 6:53 pm

    beautiful, alex!

    xo julesinflats.blogspot.com

  • Reply two birds July 9, 2012 at 7:05 pm

    comfy and casual, yet so chic and beautiful! you look great!

  • Reply helen at thelovecatsINC July 9, 2012 at 7:28 pm

    great outfit!

    from helen at http://www.thelovecatsinc.com // @thelovecatsinc

  • Reply pinkandplum July 9, 2012 at 8:53 pm

    I have been living in outfit like this! Love how you accessorized!

  • Reply Ramona July 9, 2012 at 9:24 pm

    No matter how much I love dress up, yet cool casual looks are my favorites. I usaually go for jeans and soft, simple T-shirt. I like your look even it's simple and casual yet you look so stylish.
    β™₯
    xoxo Ra

  • Reply Hattitude July 9, 2012 at 9:40 pm

    Hattitude Style Blog

    alex that's so nice your friends is here for the rest of the summer!
    as long as you have the accessories, I think any outfit looks amazing! ha

    talk soon wild child
    -Hattie
    Hattitude Style Blog

  • Reply Sam July 9, 2012 at 11:09 pm

    Hey dear, hope you had a great weekend, lovely casual look, the necklace is a beautiful statement piece.

  • Reply Marisa July 9, 2012 at 11:16 pm

    Your casual look is perfect, I'd wear this entire outfit in a heartbeat. How nice that another one of your best friends moved to TO! Sounds like the city is really treating you well πŸ™‚ And how do you always looks so perfect? Sick, drunk or hung over, you're always gorgeous!

    Marisa
    http://style-rhapsody.blogspot.com

  • Reply Kacie July 9, 2012 at 11:36 pm

    Love this casual look! Your necklace is my favorite part of the outfit!

    http://www.daisyraeboutique.com
    http://www.kacieskloset.blogspot.com

  • Reply octoberchic.com July 10, 2012 at 1:44 am

    You look great! I love the heels, adds the perfect amount of dressiness.

    octoberchic.com

  • Reply Faith July 10, 2012 at 2:58 am

    Loving your shorts! I love wearing causal clothing!

  • Reply Alison July 10, 2012 at 3:48 am

    I really love these cutoffs. They are the perfect length on you. And who doesn't love a super comfy day? We all need them!

    http://www.stylingmylife.com

  • Reply Danie July 10, 2012 at 4:55 am

    Great casual outfit!I love your necklace and shoes!

    http://dustlandfashion.blogspot.com/

  • Reply beckspick.com July 10, 2012 at 6:10 am

    i like your belt! so versatile!

    http://www.beckspick.com

  • Reply Well... July 10, 2012 at 7:26 am

    Casual cute style, my favorite! I love the shade of blue on that tee – very pretty on you. Looks perfect tucked into those belted shorts!

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  • Reply Cara July 10, 2012 at 3:04 pm

    Love this relaxed look-so pretty! Great colours
    xo Cara
    http://www.afashionloveaffair.com

  • Reply Chelle July 10, 2012 at 5:53 pm

    I love this casual, relaxed look Alex! You really are stunning in anything though. And I love the geometrical necklace!

    Xo Chelle
    discoveringelegance.com

  • Reply Beauty Follower July 10, 2012 at 7:48 pm

    Great shorts!

    kiss
    from
    Greece

  • Reply Allie July 10, 2012 at 8:23 pm

    Great style, great blog! Def. following!

    xoxo,

    Allie

    http://sparklesandstilettos.blogspot.com/

  • Reply Popcorn, Pugs & Peonies July 10, 2012 at 10:27 pm

    I simply adore your little bow necklace.

    *Erin

  • Reply Just Another Shopaholic July 11, 2012 at 12:21 am

    That is one cute necklace!!

  • Reply monica July 11, 2012 at 7:32 am

    perfect outfit for casual summer days

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