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2013…Let’s Do This

December 31, 2012

Shoppalu bag, J.Crew skirt, Kimchi Blue bustier, cuff c/o Lia Sophia,
bracelets c/o INPINK, ring, green & onyx necklace c/o Brooklyn Designs, Loft 82 short necklaces

Happy New Year’s Eve everyone! I’m off to a house party tonight, which is usually my moda operandi for most NYE. 
Since I’d look pretty ridiculous if I was dripping in go-to sequins and sparkle, I decided to keep the core of my look basic (bustier + wool skirt) and really focus on layering on the gold jewelry! Even for big events, I usually like to keep my hair and makeup pretty natural, so air-dried hair like it is here or loose curls will probably be how I style it for tonight. A berry lip and smudged liner and I’m good to toast in 2013 looking chic but not over-the-top for a casual party!

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27 Comments

  • Reply Heather December 31, 2012 at 1:49 pm

    Love the bustier top. This is a great house party look. This is actually my first NYE that I'm not going out in the city….instead spending it at my friend's apartment and having a small NYE bash. I'm def. looking forward to a more relaxing and fun environment then trying to fight through a crazy crowd to get to the bar, wait on line for a bathroom, and having to worry about traveling.

    I hope you have a HAPPY and SAFE New Years Eve!

    <3
    heather
    fashionistanygirl.com

  • Reply Petite Adventures December 31, 2012 at 1:58 pm

    Love this look – it's perfect for a house party! Causal, yet chic!

    Happy New Year!
    Kate xo petite-adventures.blogspot.ca

  • Reply Cee December 31, 2012 at 2:14 pm

    Oh pally, I am still waiting for the day that my hair will air dry and come out looking like yours 😉 Happy New Year, my beautiful friend – I can't wait to see what 2013 has in store for you!
    xox,
    Cee

  • Reply A Fine Balance December 31, 2012 at 2:38 pm

    I have to echo Cee's comments. My hair does not look like that EVER air dried. In fact i'd either look like a poodle or a drowned rat…my hair has a mind of its own. I love this look. Classy, chic, understated but stunning and hugs you in all the right places.

    Happy 2013.

  • Reply Kimberly December 31, 2012 at 3:37 pm

    Love this look – the bright skirt is so fun!

    http://www.pennypincherfashion.com

  • Reply Manda December 31, 2012 at 4:07 pm

    Love the bag! 🙂

    Happiest New Year's Eve,
    Eat Cake

  • Reply Northern Style Exposure December 31, 2012 at 4:51 pm

    so glam! love this look! and that splash of color!

  • Reply Heidi December 31, 2012 at 5:20 pm

    Have fun, you look gorgeous. Happy New Year! -Heidi http://fabricandfrosting.blogspot.com/

  • Reply Sue @ A Colourful Canvas December 31, 2012 at 5:35 pm

    You have come up with a beautiful look for New Years Eve. I love your skirt, the colour is so pretty. Happy New Year and we'll see you in 2013.

    Sue xo

    A Colourful Canvas

  • Reply Nia Langley December 31, 2012 at 5:42 pm

    You look great as always!

    nialangleyspeaks.blogspot.com
    http://www.facebook.com/NiaLangley1

  • Reply Elizabeth of Pretty, Nifty And Thrifty December 31, 2012 at 6:10 pm

    ohmylord you have the best figure…ever!!! lol i love your skirt the colour is gorgeous!!!

  • Reply Naomi at The Occasional Indulgence December 31, 2012 at 8:38 pm

    Happy New Year, Alexandra! It's been a pleasure to follow you in 2012, and I am excited for 2013~

    Giveaway on my blog!
    http://theoccasionalindulgence.blogspot.com/

  • Reply Veronica P. December 31, 2012 at 8:39 pm

    Wonderful look Alexandra ! Happy New Year!!!

  • Reply Kenzie Lee January 1, 2013 at 12:05 am

    You look gorgeous! Here's to a healthy and happy 2013! Hope you have a blast tonight!

    x Kenzie

    http://www.CaveGirlintheCirty.com

  • Reply ~MUSE ~Me and u styled for eternity !!! January 1, 2013 at 8:18 am

    Perfect outfit and look 🙂
    Happy new year xoxo
    Love that corset*swoon*

  • Reply Lexxie ♕ January 1, 2013 at 9:46 am

    did you got skinnier? You look wonderful!
    Happy new year!
    — kisses

  • Reply Gabriele January 1, 2013 at 4:36 pm

    Thats a gorgeous outfit for new years, im loving the colours especially! 🙂 I hope you have a great new year and that 2013 is even better for you, and your blog. xx

  • Reply Carmen January 1, 2013 at 6:08 pm

    Love your shoes!
    I hope you had a good start into the new year and that you´ll have the strength to keep your resolutions 🙂
    xx
    http://www.clothesandcamera.com

  • Reply shopandtwirl.com January 1, 2013 at 11:00 pm

    You look absolutely gorgeous! I love that this is a different kind of look for New Years, it's so fresh and glamorous! I hope you had a fabulous NYE 🙂

  • Reply t January 1, 2013 at 11:34 pm

    That skirt is a nice colour! Happy New Year!

    http://initialed.blogspot.com

  • Reply Erin January 2, 2013 at 4:30 am

    You look fabulous in that dress girl! Happy New Year!

    -Erin-
    OneTwoSummer

  • Reply Yuliya ♥ January 2, 2013 at 7:40 am

    Ce look est canon !
    Bisous
    Yu'

  • Reply Well... January 2, 2013 at 1:18 pm

    Happy New Year!
    Love the bright skirt 🙂

    Trendy Teal

  • Reply Wren KW January 2, 2013 at 4:08 pm

    Hope you had a stellar NYE! And here's to a marvellous 2013!

  • Reply Lauren January 3, 2013 at 7:42 pm

    LOVE those shoes! Happy 2013!

  • Reply Cara January 4, 2013 at 3:48 pm

    Happy New Year Alex!
    Hope you had a wonderful time at the party, this outfit is just gorgeous, love the colour of that skirt!
    Looking forward to your posts to come for 2013!
    xo Cara
    http://www.afashionloveaffair.com

  • Reply Lisa Montsion April 11, 2013 at 12:33 am

    I love the green and the smile on her face.

    lisa

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