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August 31, 2010

Well thank God I went away to my cabin for some downtime in the sun this weekend…got back to Vancouver today and was greeted by our world-famous rain…lots of rain.







My boyfriend jeans took a big beating this weekend…they were rolled around in beach pebbles, drenched in sea water, and I even caught my dog Bailey (who was soaking wet post-swim) taking a little nap on them. To make it up to them, I thought I’d show them a little bit of love by pairing them with this lace bustier camisole by Wilfred. I wear Wilfred bustier tops compulsively, but I am loving this new lace one. Normally I’d layer it under something else to keep it from being too risqué, but I was working on my tan and lace lets more light in, so there you go. Couldn’t compromise my bronzing.

The weekend was so relaxing, and really very well-timed as I somehow still needed some de-stressing time after finishing school. It’s funny how easy it is to switch from hyper-active work mode into quite literally doing nothing other than swimming, reading, lying on the beach, and playing with my doggy. Miss it already!

Wearing:

Wilfred lace bustier camisole
American Eagle boyfriend jeans
Havaiana gold flip-flops
Marc by Marc Jacobs handbag
Vintage leather belt

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10 Comments

  • Reply Adelythe August 31, 2010 at 6:36 pm

    Hi ! I like your lace top ! I've got one that looks like it, but it's a t-top, and it is not as "dark" as yours (understand that people can see too much of my skin underneath and THAT is too risqué ! lol).
    Your dog's cute 😉
    Adelythe

    http://hummingbird-cocoon.blogspot.com

  • Reply Trishna August 31, 2010 at 9:13 pm

    Hi Alexandra,

    I saw your profile on weardrobe and just thought I'd come by and say Hi.

    I have just started going through your blog, but are you based in or around Toronto by any chance.

    Really adore your style and wouldn't mind if we could keep in touch.

    How would you feel about following or doing a link exchange with my blog. I'll be sure to return the favour. 🙂

    Love from Toronto, Canada

  • Reply Becca. September 1, 2010 at 2:00 am

    gorgeous outfit, love this post!

    XOXO, BECCA
    http://www.fashion-train.co.uk

  • Reply Grace September 1, 2010 at 2:08 am

    Adore your top. You are gorgeous.

    Love Grace.

  • Reply kirstyb September 1, 2010 at 1:58 pm

    gorgeous pics xxx

  • Reply THESTREETFASHION5XPRO September 1, 2010 at 4:04 pm

    great post…perfect outfit…fab photos especially the last one

  • Reply THESTREETFASHION5XPRO September 1, 2010 at 4:04 pm

    great post…perfect outfit…fab photos especially the last one

  • Reply OnTheRacks September 1, 2010 at 5:10 pm

    Love that top so much! I'm all about the lace camis/bodysuits right now. They are so perfect to layer with or even wear on their own. Sounds like a lovely weekend <3

    xx Laura
    http://www.ontheracks.com/

  • Reply Anonymous September 2, 2010 at 7:17 pm

    Where did u get your necklace? brand?

  • Reply WHO'S THAT BOY? October 13, 2010 at 7:35 am

    So pretty!!!
    xxxx

    http://WWW.WHOSTHATBOY.NET

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