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Peplum Top: H&M (from flagship store in Stockholm!) | Pants: Charlotte Russe | Shoes: ASOS | Necklace: c/o Yellow Heart Art | Blue Bracelet: Whimsical Workhouse | Green Bracelet: c/o Daily Dose

My mom is the best.  My dad and her recently went on a trip to Russia/Sweden/Eastern Europe and what did they bring back for me?  Clothes from the flagship store H&M store and 80 proof pretty smooth tasting Russian vodka for me to enjoy with my friends (and enjoy with my friends we did)!  I love this top because its super soft and casual but stylish as well with some peplum flare.  And what better way to accessorize then with some bright neon colors.  The camera necklace is so darn whimsical and the shoes are kind of out of this world (don’t they look cosmic?)!  I have a serious necklace and shoe obsession.  I can’t be stopped.

P.S. This is way overdue, but if you are Chelsey of The Fair Fox then you won the Lee Jeans Giveaway!  I will send you an email shortly, congrats!!

What’s the coolest item you received lately from somewhere outside of your own country?

36 Comments ( Reply )

  1. Jaclyn
    Oct 16, 2012 @ 8:38 pm

    First time I’ve _ever_ liked peplum. Great find! Those shoes are killer, too.

  2. Sharon
    Oct 16, 2012 @ 8:38 pm

    Um. I’m totally making myself a t-shirt peplum top! Great shoes, Sandy.

    xx Love & Aloha

  3. Jenny
    Oct 16, 2012 @ 9:41 pm

    Love this outfit! Those shoes are totally fab!

  4. Jennifer
    Oct 16, 2012 @ 9:47 pm

    Super cute! I haven’t seen peplum wore casually yet -it looks cute!

    xo Jennifer


  5. Carlee
    Oct 16, 2012 @ 9:57 pm

    Those shoes are beautiful! Amazing outfit.
    Almost Endearing

  6. Lyddiegal
    Oct 16, 2012 @ 10:26 pm

    your pumps totally steal the show – i just adore them!

  7. blair @ wild & precious
    Oct 16, 2012 @ 10:47 pm

    LOVE this outfit!!!!

  8. Marisa
    Oct 16, 2012 @ 10:57 pm

    Your shoes are totally out of this world, Sandy, I love them! How sweet that your parents brought back exactly what you enjoy :)


  9. Ngan
    Oct 16, 2012 @ 11:14 pm

    Love the top.. and those shoes are stunners! Last time I wore peplum, I was in 7th grade.. lol. I don’t think I can really pull the look off like you. :)

  10. audrinajulia
    Oct 16, 2012 @ 11:21 pm

    Pretty peplum top and you look fab on those shoes! Hmm I received a kate spade iphone case and enjoy it so much!


  11. Miki
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 12:17 am

    Awe, your parents are so cool! ;D And those shoes are amazing!

    As for the question, a few days ago I got some awesome postcards from my best friend from Argentina, my home country ;).

    Have a fun week! ;D


  12. Dancing Branflake
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 12:30 am

    I remember when you bought those shoes and I just bought did so myself. They look fab on you!

  13. Bhushavali - Indian Fashion n Travel Blogger!
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 12:56 am

    Elegant top. Your mom has a great taste.
    Do convey my regards to her… :)
    The camera necklace is so so quirky! Love it!
    Gifts from out of my country – yeah, I got a few very recently.
    A bracelet, a badge, a beautiful hand crafted cloth and I’m loving it all!!! :)
    Thanks for stopping at my blog sweety.
    Would love it if you follow by GFC too! :)

  14. Will @ Bright.Bazaar
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 3:18 am

    Oh my goodness your neon camera necklace is beyond cute!

  15. Katie
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 6:40 am

    I still have yet to try on a peplum top! This is one of my favorites so far! and what fun shoes!

  16. Vintage Danielle
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 7:49 am

    That necklace is darling, so cute and quirky! I love how you paired little touches of neon with a neutral gray!

  17. Anna @ IHOD
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 8:08 am

    Those shoes are to die for!
    Perfect with jeans:)
    x, Anna

  18. Always Maylee
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 8:18 am

    Oh I love this casual peplum top! And those shoes… they are just amazing.

    xo, Yi-chia
    Always Maylee

  19. Kirstin Marie
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 8:37 am

    Ooooooo I LOVE your shoes. They are so much fun, and I really like the bit of color it adds to this outfit.

  20. Krysten
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 9:39 am

    I am in love with that top, it’s super cute!

  21. Anika
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 10:09 am

    That peplum top is so darn cute. I wish I could pull this style off, but I don’t think I could!!! :-P Love those shoes. :) Some of your images are broken :(

  22. thehautecookie
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 10:22 am

    the peplum top is so cute on you!!! xO!

  23. Emily
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 11:19 am

    What a cute peplum top!


  24. Kai
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 11:55 am

    1. You look gorgeous! As usual…

    2. Those shoes are EVERYTHING!!!! I am jealous!

  25. Lizzy
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 12:15 pm

    Those heels are amazing! The grays looks great om you too (:

    Lizzy <3

  26. Shannon
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 12:28 pm

    Your shoes are totally fabulous!

  27. blue roses
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 1:45 pm

    those shoes are so rad!

    i just went to south africa, so i have lots of great red wine, some amurala, and beautiful jewelry i cannot wait to wear!


  28. Miss Emily K
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 2:24 pm

    The necklace is so cool! and i’m TOTALLY in love with your shoes! they’re so fun :)

  29. Evani
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 3:48 pm

    That top is too cute and it looks SO comfy! Great outfit Sandy!

  30. Hollie
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 4:02 pm

    those heels are boss!!

  31. Shea Sayers
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 7:06 pm

    Those sound like some great souvenirs to me! I love that peplum top, especially paired with the fun neons. I’ve been wanting to raid your closet lately Sandy!!

  32. Mindy Harris
    Oct 17, 2012 @ 9:39 pm

    sandy i want all your clothes. those shoes are amazing. you are so cute and beautiful and i hope we meet soon!

  33. skippee
    Oct 19, 2012 @ 5:18 pm

    You look so pretty here! Love the top!

  34. Stephanie@Henry Happened
    Oct 20, 2012 @ 5:26 am

    neon pops are probably my favorite thing right now, in fashion & decor. this is a great look on you!

  35. tori
    Oct 21, 2012 @ 10:02 pm

    I am in love with your pumps!!


  36. lisacng @ expandng.com
    Oct 23, 2012 @ 12:22 pm

    I have a serious obsession with your cotton peplum top and SHOES! I love stuff from other countries. They always feel so much cooler than US stuff. I received a leopard print scarf from an Aunt earlier this year. Yea, I could have gotten it here, but glad she thought of me and got one for me, for what I’m assuming at a dirt cheap price. Yay Hong Kong!

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