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college town

 shoes: zara, denim: citizens of humanity avedon, velvet tank: theory, plaid top: stolen from dad, jacket: barney's co-op
photos of me shot by brother


Today I took my brother, who is also on spring break, to a local college to take a tour. To be honest, I think I was more excited than he was. Which in turn made me feel really old. This is my first outfit post in like a week... which is funny since I had all these big plans to work on my photography and take a bunch of shots since I had really no major plans during the week. Funny how that turned out...I am apparently in some sort of photography funk. Nothing is coming out as expected and I just all my photos. This rut is kind of depressing me. Meh. But surprisingly, the whole packing next to nothing for a week has been working out pretty well for me.

Going along with the whole optimist vibes, are some happy shopping timezzz. I seem to have some sort of velvet infatuation, since I purchased this top as well as a pair of velvet loafers... adding to my two velvet dresses and velvet skirt at school. The top was super on sale at Loehmann's-- 80% off their already discounted price. Win. BUT the biggest sale happening-- Lord & Taylor's anniversary sale. All the new spring merchandise is 40% off, and you can get an extra 20% off with a coupon. If you live near a store, I think it's worth to check out.










me versus the wind, can you guess who won?? #awkwardismymiddlename



24 comments

  1. You are adorable! Absolutely love your pictures. Keep going at it and I'm sure it'll get better.

    Doing nothing is necessary too. :D

    Love the shoes. Stunning.

    x
    <3
    Sonshu
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  2. This collage makes me think of Prep, or even the Secret History, great buildings. The booties are awesome!
    Simona
    www.lakenmoon.blogspot.com

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  3. The architecture around you is so beautiful ! Great pictures :)

    And love that peaking checks shirt from underneath !!

    Much Love
    The Heiress Blog

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  4. Amazing pictures, I'm in love with this architecture! :) Kisses.
    http://50mmodreams.blogspot.com

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  5. It's funny that I said the same thing to myself, that I was going to work on some "photography" (really taking pictures of myself) but that clearly was a fail. I got stuck babysitting instead. bleh.... but hopefully by the weekend I'll have something. I also been having this thing for velvet too. This weekend I should be going thrifting and I hope to find something velvet. Hope you're having a better spring break than me :D

    -Alicia
    Neon Fox

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  6. Haha, you're getting old :b
    I would be so excited too though, so its okay - we'll be old people together!
    And ah, the photography slump...hope you find your inspiration again! These turned out rather well :) I like that peek of plaid in your outfit.
    And 80% on clearance? *_* GO CRAZY! Lol

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  7. Love your outfit; the boots are perfect! Can't wait to see your style your velvet pieces in your future posts, Mili! Also, your photos came out beautifully.

    xx
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  8. Amazing pics college girl. You look so so lovely in this outfit.
    Best Regards
    Miss Margaret Cruzemark
    http://margaretcruzemark.blogspot.com/

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  9. I like those photos A LOT. especially the one where all the walls are covered with this plant. totally suits that building. oh and your coat reminds me of my own and now I feel like wearing it so thanks for the inspiration ;)

    Maiken,
    Maikeni blogi - part of me

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  10. <3 pton! (? i'm like 99% positive, but...)
    either way, gorgeous photos! what did your brother think after the visit?

    -rose

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    1. hehe yupp! He liked it... but he thought it was a bit too boring lol

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  11. Wow the college looks lovely! :) I really like the photo inside the chapel/cathedral, beautiful.

    Away From Blue

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  12. I love your style!!!
    xoxo
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  13. omg - that's what we think a the time! when we plan to do the most we do the least ;-)
    loving the location and your outfit as usual!
    lots and lots of love from switzerland
    xxx
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  14. Mili! Ok, I went a lil MIA, but I'm back.. and kinda started over :-/ Sad. But I moved to a new place with a new focus!

    On to happier news, I love your look as always, and I'm glad you had fun at your brother's college tour. I am also happy you bought these items on sale.. so nice. Also, I always love photos of Mili vs. the wind, in my opinion, you always win.

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  15. Love your shoes! Wow 40% already, even up to 60% with the coupon, that's amazing. Over here there isn't any discount yet!

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  16. the church picture is really stunning. I wish my college looked so architecturally structured.

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  17. college loos amazing! really enjoyed your photos of those. and that flash of red plaid. i love velvet but having two cats it's impossible to even think about it!

    steph / absolutely-fuzzy.com

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  18. Awesome pictures, really like them :)


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    Coline ♡

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  19. lovely photos!

    xx fameliquorlove.blogspot.com

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  20. I have those boots in red! Don't you love them!!!

    Alicia
    Lattes & Lacee

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  21. Wow what beautiful photos, thanks for sharing. I love all the architecture present in this post.

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